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NFL: Paxton Lynch to start at quarterback for the Broncos

NFL: Paxton Lynch to start at quarterback for the Broncos

It’s time to see if quarterback Paxton Lynch is a bust or just a late bloomer.

The Denver Broncos’ 2016 first-round pick will make his first start of the season Sunday at Oakland, according to multiple reports.

The Broncos have lost seven straight and rookie coach Vance Joseph has made moves to jump start the offense, first replacing quarterback Trevor Siemi-an with Brock Osweiler three weeks ago, then firing offensive coordinator Mike McCoy on Monday.

Now Lynch takes over for Osweiler, who supplanted a turnover prone Siemian (10 interceptions, two lost fumbles) and went winless in three starts.

General manager John Elway moved up in the first round of the 2016...

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