“It’s all kind of numb”

Von Miller was in just as substantially shock as Broncos Nation immediately after the staff traded the perennial Professional Bowl outside linebacker to the Rams on Monday in trade for next- and third-round picks.

Speaking to reporters outside staff headquarters a few of hours immediately after the news broke, the 32-calendar year-aged said he felt  “kind of numb” in the fast aftermath.

“(The trade) was a surprise,” he said. “This staff, they’re likely to begin winning shortly. … We’ve bought a lot of terrific players and a lot of terrific coaches here, and the workers is amazing. I needed to be a element of it to resolve it, but you’ve just bought to continue to keep relocating.”

Miller, the Broncos’ franchise sack chief with one hundred ten.5, invested Monday early morning conference independently with mentor Vic Fangio, typical supervisor George Paton and president/CEO Joe Ellis, as effectively as declaring goodbye to teammates prior to he departed from the facility all-around noon.

Miller turned one particular of 10 defensive players to be named Super Bowl MVP immediately after he led the Broncos to a earn more than the Panthers in Super Bowl 50 — Miller’s very last playoff match in orange and blue.