Getting coach John Fox extended is a top offseason priority for the Denver Broncos, according to team and league sources, and those talks have been tabled to the offseason, with both sides optimistic a deal could be struck to secure his long-term future there.

Fox, with Peyton Manning at quarterback, reached the divisional round in his first season there, losing a heartbreaking game in overtime. The Broncos are poised to be the AFC's top seed this season, and the chemistry between Fox and the John Elway-led front office has been great, with both sides hopeful to extend it. Obviously, should the Broncos fulfill their hopes and win a Super Bowl, Fox's position would only further strengthen, and he is in excellent health now having recovered from a heart procedure conducted earlier this season.