Broncos Rumors & News

  • Rob Gronkowski, Julio Jones top pass-catchers in 'Madden NFL 18'

    Sporting News "Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski finished last year's reign as the "Madden" cover athlete rated 99 overall, despite an injury that cut his season short. For "Madden NFL 18," he'll begin at 98. Gronkowski is the highest-rated tight end in the game, with Travis Kelce, Jimmy Graham, and Delanie..." July 27

  • Stevan Ridley signing with Broncos after workout with team

    Larry Brown Sports "Stevan Ridley’s workout with the Denver Broncos on Thursday is resulting in a contract with the team. Ridley worked out for the Broncos Thursday and the team decided to sign him to a one-year deal." July 27

  • Congress demands NFL pays $18 million bill

    Sportsnaut "The NFL still owes $18 million on a five-year agreement with the National Institutes of Health stemming from a concussion research program conducted by the two organizations. Back in 2012, the NFL announced that it would be handing NIH $30 million to help the Institutes study the long-term..." July 27

  • Devontae Booker Reportedly Out 6-8 Weeks with Wrist Injury

    Bleacher Report "Denver Broncos running back Devontae Booker will miss between six and eight weeks due to a wrist injury, according to Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio. The Broncos selected Booker in the fourth round (No. 136 overall) of the 2016 draft. While C.J. Anderson was the presumed starter, it became..." July 27

  • Elway: Broncos' QB decision belongs to Vance Joseph

    NFL.com "When the Broncos open training camp on Thursday, fans will get their first look at one of the AFC's top quarterback battles. Not surprisingly, veteran Trevor Siemian will get the initial shot at making a good impression by taking first snaps with the starters, per NFL Network's James..." July 26

  • Eagles trade OL Allen Barbre to Broncos before officially releasing him

    CSN Philly "About 2 1/2 hours after offensive coordinator Frank Reich anointed second-year pro Isaac Seumalo the Eagles’ starting left guard, the team said it had released incumbent left guard Allen Barbre, a 10-year veteran. Only the Eagles didn't cut Barbre. Before his release, the Eagles were..." July 26

  • Jamaal Charles cleared for everything, but Broncos want him ‘fresh’ for season

    Sportsnaut "It’s been reported throughout the offseason that Jamaal Charles might not make the final Denver Broncos roster. However, comments made by head coach Vance Joseph Wednesday might indicate this isn’t how the team views the veteran back. Charles has been cleared for all camp drills, Joseph said...." July 26

  • CTE found in 99% of studied brains from deceased NFL players

    CNN "Chronic traumatic encephalopathy, known as CTE, was found in 99% of deceased NFL players' brains that were donated to scientific research, according to a study published Tuesday in the medical journal JAMA. The neurodegenerative brain disease can be found in individuals who have been exposed to..." July 25

  • Broncos hire Gary Kubiak as scout advisor

    NBC News 9 Colorado "The Denver Broncos are bringing back Gary Kubiak as a senior personnel executive where he will essentially fill a scouting role, a coaching source told 9News. The source said Kubiak will be based at his home near Houston, Texas, while occasionally visiting Broncos headquarters for meetings...." July 25

  • Broncos place Shaquil Barrett, Jake Butt, Chad Kelly on NFI list

    Pro Football Talk "Two of the Broncos’ eight draft picks will open their first NFL training camp on the non-football injury list. The Broncos announced on Monday that tight end Jake Butt and quarterback Chad Kelly will both be on the list. Butt, a fifth-round pick, tore his ACL in Michigan’s Orange Bowl loss to..." July 24

  • President and CEO Joe Ellis announces GM John Elway's NEW five-year contract

    DenverBroncos.com "John Elway has said repeatedly he hopes to be in Denver a long time. That hope is now a reality. Elway and the Broncos agreed to a new five-year contract Monday that will keep Elway in Denver through at least 2021, President and CEO Joe Ellis announced. “We’re pleased to reach an..." July 24

  • Stakes high as Broncos quarterbacks (again) vie for starting job

    Denver Post "A week before rookies were to report for Broncos training camp, general manager John Elway was on a golf course at Lake Tahoe for the American Century Championship, where he’s been a regular for years. It was one of his final getaways before football resumed at Dove Valley and focus shifted..." July 24

  • Steve Atwater rejoins Broncos, in multiple roles

    Pro Football Talk "One of the greatest defensive players in Broncos history has returned to the team. Safety Steve Atwater will become both an insider for the team-owned website fan development manager, via Nicki Jhabvala of the Denver Post. Atwater, 50, spent 10 years with the team, winning a pair of Super..." July 23

  • Brandon Marshall 'Don't Tell Me Geno Smith Is Better Than Kaepernick'

    TMZ "Geno Smith. Ryan Fitzpatrick. Matt Barkley. They have jobs. Colin Kaepernick doesn't. And it's not sitting right with Brandon Marshall. The Denver Broncos linebacker has been a staunch ally and friend of Colin's for years -- since they played together at Nevada back in college, where they..." July 21

  • ESPN Has Finally Set An Official End Date For ‘Mike And Mike’

    Uproxx "When ESPN announced their new television programming lineup for 2018 would include a solo show for Mike Greenberg, fans of ESPN Radio’s Mike & Mike knew the end of the show was near. The two made the official announcement of their impending breakup back in May, but even then it was a brief note..." July 17

  • Broncos negotiating deal to make Elway highest-paid VP/GM

    NFL.com "The Broncos are moving closer toward a new deal for their top football executive. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Saturday evening that the team and general manager/executive vice president John Elway are making progress toward an extension that would keep him in Denver for the..." July 16

  • Cody Latimer on strip club scuffle: I was trying to break up a disagreement

    Pro Football Talk "A video showing Broncos wide receiver Cody Latimer slapping a strip club bouncer and getting pepper sprayed in the face was released by TMZ on Sunday, which has led to a response from both Latimer and the team. Latimer noted that the incident took place in February and that the police were not..." July 16

  • Denver Broncos WR Cody Latimer Pepper Sprayed In Strip Club Fight ... Video Released

    TMZ "Broncos receiver Cody Latimer was pepper sprayed by a bouncer during a fight outside an Ohio strip club ... and TMZ Sports has the insane footage. We're told 24-year-old Latimer was trying to get into Diamonds Cabaret strip club near Dayton at the end of February with his uncle and a friend ......" July 16

  • You don’t know the real Bradley Roby. But it’s time you did.

    Denver Post "You don’t know Bradley Roby. Sure, you know he’s a cornerback for the Broncos. Probably know he was their first-round pick in the 2014 draft. You likely also know he starred at Ohio State before donning orange and blue. But you don’t know Bradley Roby. You know he’s that guy in the..." July 15

  • John Elway the GM not looking for another John Elway the QB

    Pro Football Talk "John Elway was considered perhaps the best quarterback prospect ever heading into the 1983 NFL draft, and he went on to have a Hall of Fame career. But now that he’s the Broncos’ General Manager, not their quarterback, he doesn’t need another John Elway. Elway said on the Dan Patrick Show that..." July 15

  • Terrell Davis: ‘I believe in Trevor’ Siemian, expects him to start

    ABC News - Denver "The reality ambushes Terrell Davis. He goes to sign his signature, and realizes he can pen an HOF by his name. A gold jacket arrives at his home. A bust goes from "something that kind of looks like me to something identical that they said will last 40,000 years." Davis will enter Canton in..." July 15

  • Siemian ready to battle Lynch 'from the first day on'

    NFL.com "Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch are weeks away from engaging in a bona fide quarterback battle with the Denver Broncos. Coming off January shoulder surgery, Siemian made it clear on Friday that he'll be ready to go when training camp ignites. "I'm just really excited -- I'm healthy," Siemian..." July 14

  • Broncos' tight ends look to break out in new offense

    ESPN "When it comes to where, exactly, tight ends have fit in the Denver Broncos' offense of late, Virgil Green has consistently said "forgotten" is too strong a word. “I wouldn’t say that," is how the six-year veteran put it early in the Broncos' offseason program. And “I still wouldn’t say that" is..." July 14

  • Why haven’t the Broncos re-signed John Elway yet? It’s complicated.

    Denver Post "Thirty-four years ago, when John Elway was prepared to sign his first NFL contract, he didn’t have any idea which town he would call home. He just knew it wouldn’t be Baltimore. Now, nearly two decades after hanging up his cleats and seven years into his tenure as a Broncos executive, Elway..." July 14

  • Broncos’ informal passing camp in L.A. not happening anymore

    Denver Post "There won’t be a Broncos passing camp in L.A. this week after all. Receivers Demaryius Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders had both said the plan was to organize a throwing session with the Broncos two quarterbacks, Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch, and their fellow receivers, tight ends and running..." July 12

  • Britney Spears' team plans to get back to the Super Bowl

    New York Daily News "Oops, she wants to do it again. Britney Spears’ associates have had “secret discussions” with television and advertising execs tied to Super Bowl LII, according to a source close to the situation. The game will take place Feb. 4 in Minneapolis. “Britney has made it clear to her team that it..." July 12

  • Broncos, 49ers QBs lead voluntary offensive workouts

    NFL.com "Even with a few weeks left of summer break, some players can't stay away. While the luster has worn off publicized offseason voluntary workouts, glamorized by the Manning brothers during their spring passing sessions at Duke or then-Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez with his sponsored Jets West..." July 11

  • Broncos quarterback competition will warm up at passing camp

    Denver Post "The first step toward winning the starting quarterback job in Denver will be at a passing camp in Los Angeles. Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch are expected to join their receivers, tight ends and running backs in California soon to prepare for the start of training camp, on July 27. Last year,..." July 11

  • Emmanuel Sanders feels great after ditching fast food

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Athletic freaks come in all shapes and sizes. When Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders lines up, he is often the skinniest guy playing in an NFL game. They don’t make them much tougher than the 5-foot-11, 180-pound Sanders as he seems to catch more between the seams in traffic as when he’s..." July 11

  • Pat Bowlen again expected to receive Hall of Fame consideration

    NBC News 9 Colorado "In the early 1990s, about all that soared in this country were unemployment rates and the budget deficit. President George H.W. Bush was forced to break his promise of “read my lips: no new taxes” as America reeled through a recession. The television networks struggled to get the beverage,..." July 09

  • Von Miller takes aim at sack leader Vic Beasley

    NFL.com "Von Miller is widely regarded as the league's best pass rusher. In fact, his peers ranked him No. 2 behind the immortal Tom Brady on The Top 100 Players of 2017 countdown, making Miller the highest-ranked defensive player on the list. But heading into this season, Miller has his eyes set on..." July 09

  • Brandon Marshall gets Nuggets jersey after recruiting Paul Millsap

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall received an honorary jersey from the Denver Nuggets after assisting the NBA team in recruiting free agent forward Paul Millsap. “Me and [Nuggets president] Tim Connelly are pretty good friends and I thought it was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to help..." July 08

  • Reggie Wayne says Broncos have NFL's 2nd-best WR combination

    USA Today "The NFL has become a passing league in a major way as the days of lining up and running out of the I-formation and pounding the ball at teams have nearly become extinct. Instead, teams like to run what seems like 75 to 80 percent of their offense out of the shotgun formation. Nearly every team..." July 07

  • Demaryius Thomas: Paxton Lynch was lighting it up at end of spring

    Pro Football Talk "After the Broncos offseason program came to an end, a report from Denver said that quarterback Paxton Lynch’s “switch was flipped” in the final weeks of their workouts and one of the team’s top receivers agrees with that assessment. Wide receiver Demaryius Thomas was asked at his youth football..." July 07

  • Broncos QB battle: Paxton Lynch in it to win it as Mike McCoy's choice

    Sporting News "The much-anticipated sequel to the Broncos' quarterback battle is headed toward a much happier ending for Paxton Lynch. Although Trevor Siemian holds the starting job he earned last season going into this year's training camp, it's tenuous at best. Lynch's time eventually would come, and that..." July 07

  • Hall of Famer Deion Sanders on Philip Rivers: ‘Send him to the Denver Broncos’

    Sportsnaut "The Denver Broncos have one of the NFL’s most-talented rosters, but have a big question at quarterback. Philip Rivers has never won or even competed in a Super Bowl. NFL legend Deion Sanders has a solution. Get Rivers to the Broncos. “Give me Philip Rivers, send him to the Denver Broncos,..." July 07

  • Broncos center Matt Paradis medically cleared to resume football activity

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Offseason medical news doesn’t always have to be a downer. After missing the offseason to recover from surgeries on each hip, Denver Broncos center Matt Paradis has been medically cleared and is expected to participate in most on-field activity when training camp commences later this..." July 06

  • Vance Joseph expects tough decisions at wide receiver

    ESPN "Like their teammates, the Denver Broncos' wide receivers are currently enjoying their summer weeks away from football. But when they return to the business at hand later this month, they will find they still reside in what is likely the most competitive part of the depth chart. The word coach..." July 06

  • Chad Kelly celebrates being last during Mr. Irrelevant week, eager to get back on field

    Denver Post "Chad Kelly received a hero’s welcome, stood alongside John Wayne (sort of), toured ESPN’s California studios, was interviewed on NFL Network’s “Total Access” and then was wined and dined as the guest of honor at the Lowsman Banquet. And to think he’s yet to fully practice as a Bronco, let alone..." July 06

  • Chad Kelly hopes to start throwing within two weeks

    NFL.com "Chad Kelly already is facing an uphill climb in his NFL journey as the NFL's newest Mr. Irrelevant. The Broncos rookie quarterback also is still in the midst of his recovery from right wrist surgery, which has hampered his opportunity to get those early important reps at organized team activities..." July 03

  • Could have Tim Tebow been a starter for the Broncos … at tight end?

    Denver Post "I read your column on Tim Tebow playing baseball. It seems to me the New York Mets are using his celebrity to draw crowds to minor-league ballparks. I believe the word for that is shill. What I don’t understand is a question that has nagged me ever since he left the Broncos. At some point, Tebow..." July 03

  • Brian Griese to be color commentator for three Broncos preseason games

    Denver Post "Former Broncos quarterback Brian Griese will return to the booth as a color commentator for the team’s first three preseason games, according to 9News. Griese takes over for Ring of Famer John Lynch, who was named the San Francisco 49ers’ general manager in January, and joins Ron Zappolo on the..." July 01

  • Chad Kelly: My uncle told me to shut my mouth and work hard

    ALL 22 "Denver Broncos QB Chad Kelly is Mr. Irrelevant, taken with the last pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. He wants to prove everyone wrong. “I got a fire burning in me every single day,” he said on NFL Total Access on NFL Network. “Things happen for a reason. I couldn’t control what happened. I wanna go..." July 01

  • Von Miller hosts “pass rush summit” at Stanford

    Pro Football Talk "The 49ers hope that first-round pick Solomon Thomas can be a disruptive presence on their defensive line and he spent time Thursday working out with and talking to players who can offer him some good advice about how to meet that goal. Broncos linebacker Von Miller organized a “pass rush..." June 30

  • Von Miller on winning the Super Bowl, celebration dances and chicken farming

    Tennessean "Von Miller is confident the Broncos will be back in the Super Bowl. Denver’s star linebacker made an appearance on the “Desus & Mero” show and talked about how winning Super Bowl 50 created “this crazy hunger for winning.” He talked about everything from being a Super Bowl MVP to his love of..." June 30

  • Former Packers, Broncos TE Mitchell Henry dies of leukemia

    ESPN "Former NFL tight end Mitchell Henry died Friday of complications from acute myeloid leukemia. He was 24. "It is with great sadness that we learned of Mitchell's passing this morning," Western Kentucky athletic director Todd Stewart said in a statement. "Mitchell was as committed to his..." June 30

  • Broncos player: Trevor Siemian better leader than Paxton Lynch

    Yardbarker "Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch are embroiled in one of the best quarterback competitions in the NFL this summer, but who has the edge? Throughout the offseason, head coach Vance Joseph has maintained both players have an even chance of winning this competition. Word coming out of offseason..." June 29

  • Jamaal Charles tells Denver7 he's cutting on his knee, feels 'back to normal'

    ABC News - Denver "Jamaal Charles never lacks for confidence. He grew up as a nationally-ranked sprinter, attending meets that included world record holder Usain Bolt. He starred at the University of Texas, and rushed for 7,260 yards in nine seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs. At 30, he has reached a crossroads...." June 29

  • Clinton Portis Talks Urge to Commit Murder, Bankruptcy in SI Interview

    Bleacher Report "In an interview with Brian Burnsed of Sports Illustrated on Wednesday, former NFL running back Clinton Portis recounted considering murder as a means of revenge for going bankrupt. According to Burnsed, nearly all of the money Portis handed over to a group of men to manage and make safe..." June 28

  • Stephon Gilmore, Malcolm Butler the NFL's top CB duo?

    NFL.com "The Seahawks, Broncos, Vikings and Texans have cornered the dream team defense market for the past year or two, but the Patriots won't be far behind in 2017. The tandem of Stephon Gilmore and Malcolm Butler is up there with the best cornerback duos in football on paper. On NFL Total Access on..." June 27