Adam Schefter is reporting that the Broncos are signing OT Menelik Watson to a contract on Friday.
- Ian Rapoport reports that Watson receives a three-year deal worth $18.3 million.
Watson, 28, is a former second-round pick of the Raiders back in 2013. He played the final year of his four-year, $4.15 million rookie contract and is now testing the open market as an unrestricted free agent for the first time in his career.
In 2016, Watson appeared in 10 games for the Raiders and was rated by Pro Football Focus as the No. 56 offensive tackle out of 78 qualifying players.
We had him featured in our Top 50 Available Free Agents list.