Jan 19, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker (right) celebrates with pregnant wife Jessie James following the game against the New England Patriots during the 2013 AFC Championship football game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The Broncos defeated the Patriots 26-16.

NFL Free Agency: Eric Decker says he has to do what is best for his family


Denver Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker is headed towards free agency and could command a nice new contract, though it might not be with Denver.

“I would love to come back. I don’t know my future either,” Decker said, via 9 News in Denver. “It makes it more real. And you just appreciate again what this year has meant to all of us.”

Now he is changing his tune and saying he has to do what is best for his family:

The Broncos are examining their options and salary cap situation before passing out contracts.

“We’re going to look at all the options and see where we are-and also look at our cap situation,” Broncos Vice President of Football Operations John Elway said.

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