November 17, 2012; Ann Arbor, MI, USA;Michigan Wolverines tight end A.J. Williams (84) - quarterback Devin Gardner (12) and offensive linesman Michael Schofield (75) during the game against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Michigan Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

2014 NFL Draft: Denver Broncos Select Michael Schofield, OT, Michigan


With the 95th pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, the Denver Broncos have selected Michigan offensive tackle Michael Schofield.

The Broncos went into Friday night with a couple of remaining needs, including the tackle/guard position. Schofield was a bookend tackle at Michigan with Titans first round pick Taylor Lewan, and some before the season said that this was a guy who could emerge as one of the better offensive linemen in the Big Ten.

At 6’7″ 301 pounds with ideal arm length, this is a player who will provide depth and potentially a starting option at the right tackle position in the near future. The Broncos might also have drafted him to groom him as a guard with Orlando Franklin’s contract expiring in 2015.

John Elway seems to be on board with this pick:

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