Broncos Rumors & News

  • Broncos set to hire second assistant offensive line coach of offseason

    Pro Football Talk "The Broncos hired John Benton as their assistant offensive line coach shortly after hiring Vance Joseph as their new head coach, but Benton’s tenure turned out to be a brief one. The Broncos granted a 49ers request to interview Benton for their offensive line coach opening and Benton got the..." February 26

  • Broncos expected to 'at least discuss' pursuit of Romo, if released

    NBC News 9 Colorado "John Elway’s tenure as the Broncos’ general manager may well come down to this: Tony Romo or Paxton Lynch? And yes, Trevor Siemian may sneak in yet again and become the Broncos’ starting quarterback in 2017. He might even be the smart way to bet. But in terms of Elway’s vision for the..." February 26

  • Emmanuel Sanders drank 2 gallons of water before Combine weigh-in

    Pro Football Talk "Emmanuel Sanders didn’t want to be written off as too small at the 2010 Scouting Combine, and so he got a bright idea: Add a lot of water weight. Sanders said he was worried NFL teams wouldn’t think he was big enough to hold up to the grind at the professional level, so he drank a huge amount..." February 25

  • Broncos say Siemian will be ready for OTAs despite contrary report

    247 Sports "Trevor Siemian will be healthy enough to participate in Organized Team Activities in a few months. Or will he? Conflicting reports surfaced Friday regarding the status of the Broncos' incumbent starting quarterback, who underwent surgery on his left (non-throwing) shoulder last..." February 24

  • Broncos begin process of rebuilding defensive line

    Pro Football Talk "Denver’s looking for defensive line help, and they’re dealing in bulk. The Broncos announced they are signing former Saints defensive end Bobby Richardson. He started 11 games for the Saints in 2015 after making the team as an undrafted rookie, but bounced from practice squads in Washington..." February 24

  • Report: Broncos won’t pick up option on Russell Okung

    Pro Football Talk "The free agent left tackle market keeps getting deeper. According to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports, the Broncos will not pick up the option on left tackle Russell Okung, which will turn him into the open market. The $1 million option would have activated the next four years at $48 million, with..." February 23

  • Broncos decline comment on claim Emmanuel Sanders lied about missed practice

    Pro Football Talk "An ugly divorce for Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders is causing an awkward moment with his employer. Via Nicki Jhabvala of the Denver Post, the Broncos have no comment on the contention that Sanders lied about missing a November 6 practice for the birth of his child. Sanders allegedly used the..." February 20

  • Emmanuel Sanders Blew A FORTUNE On Sidechicks ... Furious Wife Claims

    TMZ "The estranged wife of Denver Broncos WR Emmanuel Sanders has declared WAR on the NFL star -- claiming he lied, cheated and spent THOUSANDS on chicks he was banging on the side. It's all in ANGRY court docs filed by Gabriella Sanders -- who blasts the father of her 2 children with a..." February 20

  • Elway followed Seahawks' model with Broncos' D

    ESPN 710 Seattle "When the Denver Broncos won Super Bowl 50 with a defense-laden team just two years after being ripped in Super Bowl XLVIII by a Seahawks squad led by a similarly suffocating defense, it seemed like more than a coincidence. After all, the Broncos team that fell 43-8 to the Seahawks was..." February 19

  • Broncos among teams expressing interest in defensive tackle Earl Mitchell

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Recently released defensive tackle Earl Mitchell is expected to visit with several teams next week and the Denver Broncos may be one of them. Mitchell is a 6-foot-3, 300-pound run-stuffer and the Broncos need to do a much better of stuffing the run. The Broncos ranked 28th against the run..." February 18

  • Elway/Joseph grant Benton (whoever he is) permission to interview with 49ers

    NBC News 9 Colorado "It’s not that we hardly knew John Benton. It’s that we never met him. Benton, whoever he is, could be leaving the Denver Broncos for the San Francisco 49ers, according to an NFL coaching source. Broncos general manager John Elway and head coach Vance Joseph granted Benton permission to..." February 18

  • Chiefs and Broncos among teams Tony Romo is most interested in

    Sportsnaut "Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo could very well have a say in where he ends up next month. After months of speculation that the former Pro Bowler would be traded, reports surfaced earlier this week that Romo himself anticipates being released. As a 37-year-old quarterback that has played..." February 17

  • Matt Paradis had his second hip surgery of offseason

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos center Matt Paradis has not missed a snap over the last two seasons and his durability came with a physical toll. Paradis headed into the offseason in need of surgery on both of his hips and didn’t wait long before getting those operations done. Paradis had arthroscopic surgery on his..." February 16

  • Mike McCoy: I can make Broncos' quarterbacks better

    ESPN "Of all the things Mike McCoy has said since he returned as Denver Broncos offensive coordinator, his comment about working with quarterbacks is rock solid. "I've worked with all kinds of quarterbacks. I think we can make an offense that works for all our quarterbacks," McCoy said. "... I think..." February 16

  • Broncos OL fix starts with decision on Russell Okung, who is unlikely to accept a pay cut

    Denver Post "The Broncos will be making key decisions soon to decide the breadth of their offensive line fix this off-season. Denver’s first big decision will be what to do with left tackle Russell Okung and his $1 million option. Picking up Okung’s option by March 8 would kick in a four-year, $48 million..." February 16

  • Broncos Showing Interest In Victor Cruz

    Pro Football Rumors "The Broncos started working towards setting up a meeting with Victor Cruz shortly after he was cut by the Giants on Monday, Jeff Legwold of writes. So far, the Broncos are the first known team to show interest in the salsa-dancing vet. Victor Cruz The Broncos are expected to be flush..." February 15

  • NFL sets cap percentages for franchise tags

    Pro Football Talk "The franchise-tag crop report has arrived. Sort of. Prior to 2011, the non-exclusive franchise tenders were determined by averaging the five highest cap numbers at each position from the prior year. Starting in 2011, the tenders are determined by the aggregate sum of the salary cap for the five..." February 15

  • Broncos Have Expressed Interest In Re-Signing CB Kayvon Webster

    NFL Trade Rumors "Mike Klis of 9 News, citing a league source, reports that the Broncos have reached out to CB Kayvon Webster about re-signing him to a new deal before the start free agency next month. Klis mentions that this could be a difficult negotiation for the Broncos and Webster, considering that he..." February 14

  • NFL Would Boost TV Ratings, Ad Revenue If US Ban On Sports Betting Lifted, New Report Says

    Legal Sports Report "MoffettNathanson Research released a report called NFL Season Recap – It’s All Over But the Crying (paywall), looking back at 2016-17. Part of the analysis focused on sports betting, and opportunities missed by the NFL to generate more interest and revenue. The NFL has generally tried to..." February 14

  • Some late-season Thursday Night Football games could move to Saturday

    Awful Announcing "With the 2016-17 NFL season, it’s time for the league’s TV’s partners to look ahead for the next season and what teams they’ll lobby for. Due to the Dallas Cowboys’ effect on the ratings in the second half of last season, there’s no doubt that all of the networks will want to maximize the number..." February 14

  • Broncos working to meet with Victor Cruz

    ESPN "Bottom line is John Elway will has plenty of salary cap space and he’s not afraid to use it. Elway, the Denver Broncos executive vice president of football operations/general manager, has said that team will be "involved in free agency." And to that end the Broncos were already working Monday..." February 13

  • Details on How Much DirecTV is Raising The NFL Sunday Ticket Package in 2017

    Black Sports Online "The 2016 campaign ended in epic fashion, as the New England Patriots came back from down 25 points against the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl LI. As football fans wait several months until the game returns, they’ll have to get ready for prices rising for the Sunday Ticket package on..." February 09

  • Worst NFL free-agent pool ever won't stop desperate teams from diving in wallets first

    CBS Sports "NFL free agency is fool's gold. Always has been. Always will be. Now more than ever. Forever and forever. Amen. I've been singing this chorus and preaching this sermon for roughly a decade now, and nothing has changed. Except, well, the free-agency classes grow shallower and shallower...." February 08

  • DIRECTV raising Sunday Ticket prices for 2017 season

    Sportsnaut "It’s all about supply and demand. And despite what was a perceived regression in terms of television ratings during the 2016 NFL season, the demand is surely still there. It’s the most popular sport in North American. That’s not even up for debate at this point. So leave it to cable and..." February 08

  • New Broncos’ OC Mike McCoy happy with quarterbacks

    Fanrag Sports "Mike McCoy was recently hired to be the Broncos’ new offensive coordinator, and quarterback play will be one of the biggest things he needs to address. The team struggled a bit at the position last year, as Trevor Siemian took over after Peyton Manning’s retirement. He did show flashes – like his..." February 07

  • Top 10 biggest boom or bust players in 2017 NFL Draft

    Sportsnaut "Heading into the 2017 NFL Draft, there are a few players who find themselves in the “no doubt about it” category. Texas A&M EDGE defender Myles Garrett comes to mind when discussing that type of player. Other prospects quality as flyers and potential steals. There’s a whole other category,..." February 07

  • Cowboys a potential option for Adrian Peterson, DeMarcus Ware

    ESPN "When Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was asked last month to name teams he would consider joining to finish his career if he leaves Minnesota, he mentioned the Texans, Buccaneers and Giants. But there is a belief in league circles that the Dallas Cowboys could also be in play for the..." February 05

  • Dak Prescott wants Tony Romo ‘to end up in Denver or on a good team’ "What could the Cowboys do with Tony Romo that would make Dak Prescott happy? "Whatever makes him happy," Prescott told Nate Burleson on Good Morning Football on NFL Network on Friday. "If he wants to play, he still got another year, couple years in him, then I want to see him end up in Denver,..." February 05

  • Trevor Siemian knows Broncos will add a quarterback

    Pro Football Talk "He doesn’t know whether it will be Tony Romo, but Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian knows the team will be adding a quarterback to a depth chart that current consists of only Siemian and Paxton Lynch. The Broncos’ starter visited with PFT Live on Thursday to discuss that dynamic and various..." February 03

  • Broncos ready to work on John Elway extension

    Pro Football Talk "The Broncos had to put together a new coaching staff after Gary Kubiak stepped down as head coach following the 2016 season and they’ve accomplished that task by installing Vance Joseph as their new leader on the sideline. Now it’s time for the team to work on making sure that the man who led..." February 03

  • DeMarcus Ware 'would like to reunite' with Tony Romo "Even though Broncos players have repeatedly professed their confidence in Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch this offseason, it seems the trappings of good television require an effort to get them to discuss Tony Romo, a quarterback who could potentially be for sale. Back on Jan. 22, DeMarcus Ware..." February 03

  • DeMarcus Ware feels “like a new man,” ready for 2017

    ESPN "Just over a month after back surgery, Denver Broncos linebacker DeMarcus Ware said Friday he feels "like a new man" and that he wants to return to the field for the 2017 season. "I definitely want to play. I've got a lot of passion. I'm always chasing that ring," Ware told ESPN. "People say if..." February 03

  • Tony Romo has Texans, Cardinals, Broncos, Chiefs on wishlist

    Larry Brown Sports "Tony Romo is reportedly prepared to be dealt, and and he wants to be on a contending team. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Cowboys will shop Romo once he meets with owner Jerry Jones. Romo lists the Houston Texans, Arizona Cardinals, Denver Broncos, and Kansas City Chiefs as..." February 02

  • Trevor Siemian on Tony Romo rumors: ‘I’m not as dumb as I look’

    Sportsnaut "There are rumors swirling about connecting Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo to the Denver Broncos. Romo made it known recently that the Broncos would be his choice team if the opportunity presented itself. If Romo was to take a pay cut, he realistically could be signed by Denver this..." February 02

  • President Trump on Roger Goodell: ‘The commissioner is a dope. He’s a stupid guy’

    Sportsnaut "President Donald Trump isn’t one afraid to ruffle some feathers. It’s his outspoken attitude and ability to go away from the norm that caught the attention of those who voted him into office. As divisive as Trump himself might be, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is an equally divisive figure..." February 01

  • Roger Goodell indicates NFL looking into cutting commercials during broadcasts

    Sportsnaut "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell addressed the public in a pre-Super Bowl press conference on Wednesday. He covered many issues including the possibility of the league reducing the number of commercials during a game. The task at hand would be to shorten the time it takes to watch an entire NFL..." February 01

  • Goodell defends Thursday Night Football: Lower injury rate, 'high-quality football'

    CBS Sports ""Thursday Night Football" isn't on its way out. As NFL commissioner Roger Goodell made clear at his press conference Wednesday, it's here to stay. To do so, Goodell cited lower injury rates and "high-quality football." "They're slightly lower than any other games," Goodell said of injury..." February 01

  • 2017 Salary Cap Could Increase By As Much As $15M

    NFL Trade Rumors "NFL commissioner Roger Goodell told reporters (per Kyle Meinke) on Wednesday that the 2017 salary cap could go up by as much as $15 million per team. A few months ago, Tom Pelissero of USA Today reported that NFL teams were informed that the 2017 cap is expected to be between $166 million –..." February 01

  • Gary Kubiak won’t rule out return to coaching

    Sportsnaut "Health concerns forced Gary Kubiak into retirement. But the former Houston Texans and Denver Broncos head coach is not ready to completely rule out an NFL return. Should Kubiak ever return, he’d likely have a job waiting for him. He’s younger than 10 current NFL head coaches and within a few..." February 01

  • Head of NFL refs union: Barbs from players 'very concerning'

    USA Today "The NFL has fined multiple players this season for criticizing individual officials, and the head of the NFL Referees Association doesn’t want to see such incidents become a trend. Scott Green, the former NFL referee and recently appointed NFLRA executive director, told USA TODAY Sports on..." February 01

  • Josh McDaniels admits he wasn’t ready for head coaching job in 2009

    ESPN "For the most part, as Josh McDaniels answered questions at Super Bowl LI media night, the New England Patriots offensive coordinator kept his poker face. Whether it was a question about the Atlanta Falcons' pass-rushers, the pressure of a title game or what it’s like to work for Patriots coach..." January 31

  • 49ers hire Broncos scouting director Adam Peters

    Pro Football Talk "The 49ers are wasting no time building a staff around new General Manager John Lynch. According to Matt Maiocco of, the 49ers have hired former Broncos personnel man Adam Peters as their vice president of player personnel. Word emerged yesterday that Peters would interview..." January 31

  • Report: NFLPA reviewing relationship with Uber after ‘strike busting tactics’

    Sportsnaut "According to Albert Breer of MMQB, the NFL Players Association is reviewing its relationship with ride-share company Uber in wake of its decision to operate in New York City when the city’s taxis went on strike over the weekend to protest the Trump administrations immigration policy. The strike..." January 31

  • NFL won’t commit to Orlando Pro Bowl

    Pro Football Talk "This year’s Pro Bowl was more successful than usual, due in part to a sold-out crowd in Orlando and an inexplicably successful effort (fueled by Ray Lewis) to get the players to cast aside their best interests and risk injury by playing hard. Still, the new home of the game won’t necessarily be..." January 30

  • Chris Harris: John Elway will make offseason splashes "Apparently, Broncos general manager John Elway has conditioned his players to get excited about free agency. Speaking to reporters this week, Broncos cornerback Chris Harris was answering a question about his transition into the offseason when he added this about Elway: "After the season..." January 30

  • If Romo hits free market, Broncos could express interest

    NBC News 9 Colorado "If it should happen that Tony Romo is eventually released to the free-agent market, the Denver Broncos may express interest in the veteran quarterback. A source in the Broncos’ football department did not dismiss the possibility of bringing in the Dallas Cowboys quarterback -- providing the..." January 29

  • Sold-out Pro Bowl means it surely will continue

    Pro Football Talk "From time to time, the NFL huffs and puffs about the quality of the Pro Bowl. But the Pro Bowl’s house isn’t going to be blown down any time soon. (Even though it should be.) This year, the NFL has offered standing-room only tickets at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, site of this year’s..." January 29

  • NFL and medical marijuana: A Q&A with former Eagles OL Todd Herremans

    ESPN "The conversation about marijuana's place in the NFL is heating up. Earlier this week, it was revealed that the NFL Players Association is working on a proposal that would amend the current drug policy to take a "less punitive" approach to recreational marijuana use among players, and the..." January 28

  • The Super Bowl Sex-Trafficking Myth: Is it the crisis it's cracked up to be?

    SI "Oh, man, we’re about to get robbed. That was Ryan Murphy’s thought when the two sedans ominously pulled up on either side of the car he was sitting in. From the front passenger’s seat of the Ford Fusion parked at a gas station, he breathed a sigh of resignation and reached for his wallet...." January 28

  • Aqib Talib lawyer confirms Broncos CB shot himself in leg

    Sportsnaut "Not that there was much doubt about it, but the lawyer for Aqib Talib has confirmed that his client did in fact shoot himself in his leg last June. According to Mike Klis of 9News in Denver, Talib’s lawyer “confirmed our reports by notifying Dallas police in a letter stating the Broncos..." January 28

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