Englewood, CO (Sports Network) - The Denver Broncos agreed to terms on a
contract with center Ryan Lilja on Wednesday.
Lilja joins Steve Vallos as the second new center the Broncos have added since
starting center Dan Koppen sustained a season-ending ACL injury during
The 10th-year pro started 12 games at center for the Kansas City Chiefs last
season before announcing his retirement.
Lilja began his career with the Indianapolis Colts, where he started 59 of 66
games at left guard in front of current Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning.
The 31-year-old veteran has never allowed more than three sacks in a season
and has started 104 of 111 career games between the Colts and the Chiefs.
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