The Denver Broncos enter the third day of the 2011 NFL Draft with two more picks than they entered with at the start of the proceedings. On Day 2 of the draft, the Broncos moved down to No. 45 when they sent the No. 36 selection to the San Francisco 49ers (who selected QB Colin Kaepernick). The Broncos picked up a fourth and a fifth round selection, which they did not previously have.
Here's a rundown of picks the Broncos have or have lost:
Picks Broncos Possess
Round 4, No. 11, No. 108 Overall - Acquired from 49ers on Day 2
Round 5, No. 10, No. 141 Overall - Acquired from 49ers on Day 2
Round 6, No. 21, No. 186 Overall - Acquired from Detroit Lions in Alphonso Smith-Dan Gronkowski trade. Originally an Eagles pick.
Round 6, No. 24, No. 189 Overall - Acquired as part of Laurence Maroney trade.
Round 7, No. 46, No. 247 Overall - Granted by NFL as a compensatory pick.
Picks Broncos Traded Away (Before Draft Began)
Round 4, No. 2, No. 99 Overall - Traded to the Patriots for Maroney, sent to Seahawks for Deion Branch.
Round 5, No. 4, No. 135 Overall - Traded pick to Buccaneers in 2010, sent to Kansas City.
Round 6, No. 3, No. 168 Overall - Sent to Cleveland as part of the Peyton Hillis-Brady Quinn trade in 2010.
Round 7, No. 2, No. 205 Overall - Traded in Smith-Gronkowski deal.