The NFL on Friday awarded the Broncos one compensatory draft pick, in the third round at No. 99 overall, giving them a total of 10 selections in the upcoming draft. The 32 compensatory picks are gives to teams who lost more or better free agents than they acquired the previous year. Last year the Broncos lost starting offensive tackle Russell Okung, as well as nose tackle Sylvester Williams, backup cornerback Kayvon Webster and outside linebacker Dekoda Watson in free agency. The Broncos are among eight teams that received one compensatory pick. The Vikings received two; the Texans and Cardinals each received three; and the Raiders, Packers, Cowboys and Bengals each received four.
Broncos receive third-round compensatory draft pick in 2018
Denver Post | Feb 24