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  • Broncos' Nik Bonitto: Notches 1.5 sacks in win

    Bonitto recorded two tackles (one solo), including 1.5 sacks in Sunday's 29-12 win over the Browns. Bonitto also added one pass defended and one tackle for loss in the contest. The veteran linebacker's 1.5 sacks were his first since Week 5, bringing his total to a team-high seven sacks for the season. Bonitto has the ability to be a playmaker for the Broncos' surging defense, and he'll look to build upon his impressive performance when the Broncos visit the Texans in Week 13.
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  • Broncos' Nik Bonitto: Finds quarterback often in victory

    Bonitto totaled four tackles (three solo), including 2.5 sacks, and one forced fumble in Sunday's 31-28 win over the Bears. Bonitto spent the majority of his afternoon in the opponent's backfield and made a significant impact on the outcome of the contest by forcing a fumble in the fourth quarter that was scooped up for a 35-yard score. The one-time second-round pick sits with 13 tackles (10 solo), including 3.5 sacks, and one forced fumble through the first four games of the 2023 season.
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  • Broncos' Nik Bonitto: One tackle in limited action

    Bonitto recorded one tackle in Saturday's 21-20 loss to the 49ers. Bonitto saw action in the Broncos' second preseason tilt after suffering a hip injury in Denver's first preseason contest against the Cardinals. The 23-year-old played on 48 percent of the team's defensive snaps and had a quiet performance. Now that he is healthy, Bonitto figures to play as a rotational linebacker for Denver in 2023.
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  • Broncos' Nik Bonitto: Hurts hip Friday

    Bonitto picked up a hip injury during Friday's preseason contest against the Cardinals, Zac Stevens of reports. Prior to the injury, Bonitto recorded three tackles (one solo) and 0.5 sacks. There is no word yet on the severity of the injury. When healthy, he projects as a rotational linebacker for Denver this season.
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  • Broncos' Nik Bonitto: Ready to go Sunday

    Bonitto (illness) is active Sunday against the Titans. Bonitto popped up on the team's injury report Friday after being a DNP due to the illness. However, it appears the rookie linebacker has recovered enough to take the field Sunday. His presence should be a boost to the team's linebacker corps.
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  • Broncos' Nik Bonitto: Rocky Mountain bound

    The Broncos selected Bonitto in the second round of the 2022 NFL Draft, 64th overall. Bonitto looks like a nice pick for the Broncos this late, because his production and athletic metrics grade similarly to players picked in the first round. The Oklahoma edge rusher posted seven sacks and 15 tackles for loss in 12 games last year, his third season as a starter for the Sooners. He also enjoyed a strong combine showing, logging a 4.54-second 40-yard dash at 6-foot-3, 248 pounds. He might be Denver's long-term replacement for Bradley Chubb if they choose to not re-sign him.
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