Rookie, meet the real Champ Bailey

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Rookie, meet the real Champ Bailey

Webster gets to share a uniform with his fellow corner and childhood idol
Kayvon Webster used to proclaim “Champ Bailey’s here” whenever he showed up for practice at South Florida. Now, the Denver Broncos rookie cornerback has a locker across from the longtime great.

Rookie, meet the real Champ Bailey

Kayvon Webster used to proclaim “Champ Bailey’s here” whenever he showed up for practice at South Florida. Now, the Denver Broncos rookie cornerback has a locker across from the longtime great.
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Kayvon Webster said he picked jersey No. 36 because “I thought of 36 as me being a third-round pick, and I wore 6 in college.” ... The Broncos have been practicing on their turf field but hope to return to the grass for their next camp May 20-22 now that the installation of their new sod and heating system is complete. ... T Vinston Painter was the first of Denver’s seven draft picks to sign a contract – $2,277,000 over four years – on the eve of the rookie camp. “I wanted to get that out of the way so I could focus more on the playing part aside from the business part,” he said.

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