Broncos proprietor dissatisfied by $4.65 billion buy


Maybe Broncos proprietor Greg Penner needs a refund. 

At a fan occasion in London, the proprietor known as the crew’s underwhelming 2-5 begin “disappointing,” per ESPN’s Jeff Legwold. 

Penner, the chairman of Walmart and member of the Walton-Penner household, bought the Broncos for $4.65 billion in August. In keeping with NBC Sports activities, the acquisition was the costliest within the historical past of North American sports activities.

The Broncos have didn’t stay as much as their price ticket. They’re final in scoring offense, averaging 14.3 factors per sport, and had been mocked for 3 horrible losses in prime time.

In the event that they lose a fifth consecutive sport towards Jacksonville, adjustments could come. In keeping with ESPN NFL insiders Dan Graziano and Jeremy Fowler, they’re contemplating firing rookie head coach Nathaniel Hackett and buying and selling a number of gamers together with, former Professional Bowl defensive finish, Bradley Chubb. 

Penner tried to quiet the hypothesis, claiming he helps Hackett. 

“I assist Nathaniel and actually need to see him succeed,” Penner stated. 

Although Penner needs Hackett to succeed, he is not happy with the crew’s efficiency. 

“We nonetheless have excessive expectations, our followers have excessive expectations of us, and we’re not the place we have to be,” Penner stated. 

Tuesday on the Wealthy Eisen Present NBC Sports activities’ Mike Florio known as the possession group “ruthless.” Consquently, they lack endurance and are prepared to tear the franchise aside ranging from scratch.  

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