Broncos head coach Sean Payton insists the Denver Nuggets are not “expecting” to be a seller before the season trade , even in trading pass rusher Randy Gregory to the 49ers So.. According to FanBuzz, other NFL teams do not believe that Payton has completed the transaction of big-name players, and wide receiver Jerry Jeudy is also expected to be traded before October 31.
Matt Lombardo said at least one NFC team has had “internal discussions” about a potential trade for Jeudy. Payton said the Broncos will not trade Jeudy or wideout teammate Courtland Sutton early in the 2023 offseason. But the former first-round pick has been the subject of trade rumors since 2022, when the Denver Nuggets were also in trouble earlier this year.
Jeudy was drafted 15th overall in 2020 and has been productive, albeit mediocre, when healthy. He missed seven games in 2021 due to injury but had over 850 receiving yards in both 2020 and 2022. This year, quarterback Russell Wilson has yet to score a touchdown for the Broncos this year, despite a resurgence in numbers as he totaled 17 catches for 208 yards in 1 game with the Broncos. 4 starts.
The former Alabama standout is under contract through 2024 thanks to his fifth-year option and is owed $12.9 million in guaranteed money next year.
If the Broncos do move a receiver before the , where will Jeudy end up? Here are some potential suitors: