9/23/06 - Jay Janner/AMERICAN-STATESMAN - UT rb Henry Melton celebrates his 2nd q td against ISU at Royal-Memorial Stadium on Saturday Sept. 23, 2006.


Henry Melton reaches deal with Denver Broncos

Posted August 21st, 2016


ESPN’s Adam Schefter tweeted on Sunday that the Denver Broncos have signed former Longhorn Henry Melton.

Melton confirmed the deal on his twitter account Sunday afternoon:

Melton played in 16 games with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers last season but was not re-signed by the club in the off-season.

Melton will join a stout defensive line that includes 2016 Super Bowl MVP and former Aggie Von Miller and nine-time pro-bowler Demarcus Ware.

In six seasons in the NFL, Melton has registered 22.5 sacks and made the Pro Bowl in 2012.


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