The Broncos want to lock in Von Miller but, do not want to plaster the franchise tag on him. However, The Super Bowl Champions Denver Broncos are ready to hand him a long-term extension. John Elway spoke on the situation stating that “both sides are in the ballpark” and continued to say that they are in the midst of discussions with the linebacker, and exchanging offers. Elway seems to feel good about the situation and noted that with his career that they are hopeful to get something done soon.
Von Miller expressed his wishes to be the highest-paid defensive player in the NFL.