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The Denver Broncos' initial 53-man roster is officially set.

Here's how the roster shakes out and what George Paton and Vic Fangio had to say about it.

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By Tuesday afternoon, George Paton and Vic Fangio must narrow down the Broncos' roster from 80 players to the final 53.

Here's who is projected to make the final roster.

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Courtland Sutton

"Saturday, I definitely want to be able to go out and play fast and just not think about anything,” Sutton said.

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Teddy Bridgewater and Drew Lock

Could Fangio make a decision between the two quarterbacks in the coming days? “We might,” he said after the Broncos’ 30-3 romp over the Seahawks at Lumen Field. “I want to take a look at the tape some more.”

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Trinity Benson

Two touchdowns on Saturday confirmed for game-day onlookers what has been evident in practice: Trinity Benson is becoming a legitimate force.

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Teddy Bridgewater, not Drew Lock, had the highest highs and the lowest lows during Wednesday’s practice.

With the QB competition potentially coming to an end soon, did the rollercoaster day help or hurt Teddy’s quest to becoming the starter?

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Drew Lock was electric to start Sunday's scrimmage.

Not only did he have the pass of training camp, he commanded two touchdown drives early.

Lock needed a strong day on Sunday. He delivered.

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The past few practices, Drew Lock’s lost the “gunslinger” to his game, while Teddy Bridgewater has tried to shake being “Mr. Checkdown.”

Both of those were very clear during Friday’s practice.

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Teddy Bridgewater & Drew Lock had nearly identical practices on Wednesday.

Both started practice with 20-yard completions.

Both were efficient.

Both ended practice with red-zone INTs.

But there was one difference that tipped the scales.

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After throwing three interceptions on Saturday, Teddy Bridgewater was in desperate need of a bounce-back day following Sunday's off day.

He did just that on Monday to keep the Broncos' quarterback competition a true toss up.

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Despite all of the talent across the Broncos' defense, entering the weekend, the starting unit hadn't had a single interception the first three days of camp.

On Saturday, they changed that in a big way.

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Over the past five years, the Broncos have been very accustomed to the defense dominating camp, especially right out of the gate.

Drew Lock and Teddy Bridgewater didn't let that happen on Wednesday.

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Teddy Bridgewater and Jerry Jeudy have only worked together for four practices. But you wouldn't have known it by the way they meshed Tuesday when the Broncos began the second week of Phase 3 of their 2021 organized team activities.

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With the offseason, training camp and preseason complete, building the roster is the only thing that stands between the Broncos and the regular season.

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With roughly 20 percent of the roster up for grabs entering the final stretch, here's how the bubble players stack up at each position.

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The Broncos have a rich history of undrafted rookies making the final 53-man roster. So rich, in fact, that at least one undrafted rookie has made Denver’s roster in 14 of the past 15 years.

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In the NFL, the most simple, and honest, way to limit drops is simply taking care of business. And Emmanuel isn’t afraid to shoot it straight with the youngins.

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After a few years of recovering from the backache from putting the team on their shoulders on the way to their championship run, it appears the defense is ready to try and do that once again in 2019.

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