Broncos bring back Jason Hunter

Jason Hunter is coming back to the Denver Broncos.

The team announced the defensive end has re-signed with it. He has played in all 32 games for Denver since signing with the team two years ago. He will continue to be a role player in Denver. As far as role players go, Hunter is an experienced, solid backup, but he is not a major contributor.

In other AFC West news:

New Denver quarterback Peyton Manning, said in a radio interview he is sleeping at the Broncos’ facility as he is entrenched in learning the team’s playbook.

Sports Illustrated offers a compelling look at the grief former Oakland cornerback Chris Johnson has been dealing with. It’s a worthwhile read.