Broncos Rumors & News

  • Vance Joseph accused of sexual assault in 2003

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Past allegations against the new head coach of the Denver Broncos resurfaced this weekend. Vance Joseph was introduced publicly by the Broncos on Thursday at Dove Valley. On Saturday, the Daily Camera newspaper in Boulder published an article saying Joseph was accused of sexually assaulting two..." January 16

  • Broncos not inclined to trade for Romo

    NESN "It’s no secret that with the emergence of rookie quarterback Dak Prescott in Dallas, quarterback Tony Romo will be looking for a new home for the 2017 season. While there are certainly a number of teams that could use the services of the veteran signal-caller, it appears his favored..." January 15

  • Elway: "It's hard to say'' whether Paxton Lynch is ready

    NBC News 9 Colorado "In one sense, it appears Trevor Siemian is the likely 2017 opening day quarterback for the Denver Broncos. Why? There is too much uncertainty whether his competitor, Paxton Lynch, is ready to assume the job. “It’s hard to say because he didn’t play enough,’’ Broncos general manager John..." January 15

  • Joe Woods to be named Broncos’ defensive coordinator

    Denver Post "Joe Woods, the air-traffic controller of the Broncos’ “No Fly Zone” secondary the past two seasons, will soon control much more. Woods, 46, will be named the Broncos’ defensive coordinator, according to an NFL source, taking over for Wade Phillips. The Broncos’ coaching overhaul began in..." January 15

  • Tony Romo reportedly wants to be traded to Broncos

    Larry Brown Sports "The Dallas Cowboys have yet to say anything publicly about their future plans for Tony Romo, but the veteran quarterback is reportedly eyeing one potential landing spot if the team decides to trade him. According NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, Romo would prefer to be traded to the Denver Broncos..." January 15

  • Broncos hire Jeff Davidson as OL coach, hold onto Eric Studesville

    Pro Football Talk "The offensive coaching staff under new Broncos head coach Vance Joseph is continuing to come together. The Broncos hired Mike McCoy as offensive coordinator and his offensive line coach when he was the head coach of the Chargers will be coming to Denver as well. The team announced Saturday that..." January 14

  • Broncos agree to terms with Bill Musgrave as quarterbacks coach "Bill Musgrave and Mike McCoy are together again. Fewer than two hours after McCoy was named offensive coordinator Friday, the Broncos announced the hiring of Musgrave as the team's quarterbacks coach as Head Coach Vance Joseph continues the process of putting together his staff. Musgrave and..." January 14

  • Broncos wide receivers coach turns down Titans to stay

    Pro Football Talk "New Broncos coach Vance Joseph has his first win over a conference opponent. According to Cameron Wolfe of the Denver Post, Broncos wide receivers coach Tyke Tolbert has turned down an offer from the Titans to stay put. Tolbert has been with the Broncos since 2011, and has enjoyed five..." January 13

  • New Broncos coach Vance Joseph’s first move reportedly is a big one

    Fox Sports "The Denver Broncos didn’t get to defend their Super Bowl title in the playoffs this season, but they still have a championship-caliber defense, and they played to that strength in hiring their new head coach Vance Joseph this week. The big challenge facing Joseph is to upgrade an offense that..." January 13

  • Broncos finalizing deal to bring Mike McCoy back as OC

    ABC News - Denver "The Broncos hope a reunion can rev up a disappointing offense. With an interview running deep into Thursday night, the Broncos are finalizing a deal with Mike McCoy to become the team's new offensive coordinator. It could become official as soon as Friday morning. McCoy served as the..." January 13

  • Jaguars hire special teams coordinator Joe DeCamillis

    Fanrag Sports "Just about everybody knows the loss of defensive coordinator Wade Phillips will have a major impact on the Denver Broncos, but as will losing special teams coordinator Joe DeCamilllis, who left for the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday. DeCamillis will take over for Jaguars special teams..." January 13

  • Rams reportedly land Wade Phillips as defensive coordinator on McVay's staff

    USA Today "New Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay will have at least one established veteran on his staff as he begins his first season as the youngest head coach in NFL history. Phillips is joining the Rams as the team's defensive coordinator on a lucrative three-year deal, a person familiar with the move..." January 13

  • Broncos parting ways with several assistant coaches

    Pro Football Talk "With a new head coach in place in Denver, the Broncos appear set to turnover much of their coaching staff. According to Mike Klis of 9NEWS, the Broncos aren’t retaining a significant portion of retired head coach Gary Kubiak’s staff. Offensive coordinator Rick Dennison (replaced by former..." January 13

  • Jets interviewing Broncos' Eric Studesville for offensive coordinator job "The Jets are still trying to fill their offensive coordinator vacancy, after Chan Gailey's retirement. And now, they have an interview scheduled with Broncos running backs coach Eric Studesville. This is the Jets' first known coordinator interview. Studesville, 49, was the Giants'..." January 13

  • Broncos Interviewing Mike McCoy For Offensive Coordinator Job

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that new Broncos HC Vance Joseph will interview Mike McCoy Thursday for the team’s offensive coordinator position. According to Rapoport, the Broncos may try to keep him there and get something worked out." January 12

  • Vance Joseph preaches 'open' battle at QB for Broncos "Broncos football czar John Elway has zero doubt about Vance Joseph's ability to lead Denver back into the playoffs. Introducing the team's new head coach on Thursday, Elway quipped to reporters: "I will say this, he's very smart. He's an ex-quarterback." Joseph comes to Denver after spending..." January 12

  • Broncos hire Vance Joseph as coach

    KDVR "Miami Dolphins defensive coordinator Vance Joseph will become the coach of the Broncos, league sources said Wednesday. Joseph, who interviewed for the job two years ago when Gary Kubiak was hired, emerged from a field of three to become the 16th coach — and first minority — in franchise..." January 12

  • The NFL's Drug of Choice

    Bleacher Report "They didn't ask questions. If something hurt, NFL players simply stepped in line behind dozens of others waiting for the same drug. One by one, for years, players have taken a shot of Toradol to the rear or swallowed the drug in pill form to play football on Sunday. The game-day ritual was..." January 11

  • Broncos job offer expected for Vance Joseph

    Pro Football Talk "Dolphins defensive coordinator Vance Joseph has plenty of qualities that make him attractive for head-coaching jobs. One of which is that he’s currently available to be hired. He may not be available for long. Mike Klis of says that he is expecting Broncos G.M. John Elway to offer..." January 11

  • Pacific Pro Football League for non-NFL-eligible players to debut

    ESPN "A new pro football league announced Wednesday it plans to begin hiring players in winter 2017 and staging games in summer 2018. The Pacific Pro Football League is for players who have graduated from high school but aren't in college and haven't been out for three years in order to make..." January 11

  • Super Bowl ad spending for first 51 years totals almost $5 billion

    Awful Announcing "The Super Bowl is an event where the ads are almost as important as the game. Over the years, attention to the commercials has grown to the point where you can preview them on YouTube and other sites before the Big Game. Because the Super Bowl draws the year’s biggest television audience, it’s no..." January 11

  • Broncos prefer Vance Joseph over Kyle Shanahan for head coaching job?

    Larry Brown Sports "The Denver Broncos are set to interview Miami Dolphins defensive coordinator Vance Joseph for their head coaching vacancy on Tuesday, and there is some belief that he could be offered the job before he leaves town. Joseph has another interview lined up with the San Francisco 49ers on Thursday,..." January 10

  • Mike McCoy may return to Broncos as OC if Vance Joseph hired as coach

    Sporting News "If the Broncos hire Vance Joseph as their new head coach following a Tuesday interview, one of the franchise’s former offensive coordinators may be coming with him. A source told Sporting News on Sunday that Joseph has spoken with Mike McCoy about returning to the Mile High City in the same..." January 09

  • Broncos’ head-coaching search continues; Vance Joseph to be interviewed in Denver

    Denver Post "When coach Gary Kubiak announced his resignation last Monday, Broncos general manager John Elway said the team had a plan and had confidence the roster is built for a deep playoff run. “It’s proven,” he said. Unlike six years ago, when he was tasked with starting anew after the Josh..." January 09

  • Brandon Marshall trolled Raiders fans after team’s loss to Texans

    Larry Brown Sports "Denver Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall was quite pleased after the Raiders lost to the Texans on Saturday. The AFC West sent two teams to the playoffs this season — the Chiefs and Raiders. That meant the defending champion Broncos are home watching the playoffs like the rest of us,..." January 08

  • Raiders could be landing spot for Wade Phillips

    Sportsnaut "Long-time NFL coach Wade Phillips is considered one of the best defensive minds in the modern history of the NFL. He’s overseen a dominating two-year stretch as defensive coordinator of the Denver Broncos, helping the team to the Lombardi last season. A blitz-heavy scheme coupled with man..." January 08

  • Ed Werder on why Broncos GM John Elway has 'little or no interest' in Tony Romo

    Sports Day "On Denver's possible interest in Tony Romo Ed Werder: I can tell you that John Elway was asked yesterday when Gary Kubiak held his resignation press conference about the quarterback position and he said that, in his opinion, that's not their biggest concern at this point in the offseason...." January 08

  • Early elimination could give Vance Joseph an edge in Denver

    Pro Football Talk "The Broncos have three primary candidates for their head-coaching job: Chiefs special-teams coordinator Dave Toub, Falcons offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, and Dolphins defensive coordinator Vance Joseph. As one source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT, the Broncos primarily are..." January 08

  • Toub finishes head coach interview with Broncos; Shanahan next

    NBC News 9 Colorado "The process of making the most important decision of the Denver Broncos’ immediate future had moved to the Westin Hotel at Crown Center in downtown Kansas City. It was Kansas City Chiefs’ special teams coordinator Dave Toub interviewing with five members of the Broncos’ hierarchy: Team..." January 07

  • Broncos interview Dave Toub, Kyle Shanahan for four hours each

    Pro Football Talk "His father led the Broncos to a pair of Super Bowl titles. Now, Kyle Shanahan could be the next coach of the Broncos, less than a year after the franchise won its third. Via Mike Klis of, a five-person Broncos contingent interviewed Shanahan for four hours in Atlanta on..." January 07

  • Denver Broncos begin their coaching search with these three candidates

    Fox Sports "One year after winning the Super Bowl, the Denver Broncos are looking for a new coach — their third in six seasons. Coach Gary Kubiak retired this week citing health concerns, so John Elway is hitting the road this week to interview candidates for what most NFL insiders consider the best..." January 07

  • Talib not fined for snatching Crabtree’s chain

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib was not fined by the NFL for snatching the chain from around the neck of Raiders wide receiver Michael Crabtree last Sunday, PFT has confirmed. The two were sharing words and pleasantries after a play in the first half when Talib grabbed the chain, broke it and..." January 06

  • Vance Joseph is leading candidate as Broncos begin head coach search

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Multiple league and team sources have told 9News in recent days Vance Joseph is the top candidate to replace Denver Broncos’ head coach Gary Kubiak. This had been reported previously by Sandy Clough of the FAN (104.3 FM) radio station. There have also been team sources who have told 9NEWS no..." January 06

  • Broncos will replace Wade Phillips if Vance Joseph hired as HC

    UPI "Miami Dolphins defensive coordinator Vance Joseph should probably be thinking about stopping Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown, and Le'Veon Bell. But he might be peeking a mile-high at a certain head coaching vacancy. While the Dolphins prepare for its AFC Wildcard Round showdown against the..." January 06

  • Chris Berman stepping down from ESPN NFL studio role

    Larry Brown Sports "Sundays are going to look and feel a lot different at ESPN next fall, as longtime broadcaster Chris Berman is stepping down from his current in the network’s NFL studio. ESPN announced on Thursday that Berman will no longer be hosting ESPN’s NFL studio programming following the playoffs. He..." January 05

  • NFL TV viewership dropped an average of 8 percent this season

    ESPN "Broadcasters of NFL games saw television viewership drop by an average of 8 percent for the 2016 regular season, as a typical game was watched by 1.4 million fewer people than last season (16.5 million versus 17.9 million), according to league data obtained by ESPN. Prime-time broadcasts were..." January 05

  • Broncos’ coaching search creates uncertain future for 2 young QBs

    Denver Post "If looks alone could tell a story, Trevor Siemian’s tale Sunday evening would be one of defeat. There was no smile to reflect a 24-6 trouncing of the Oakland Raiders minutes earlier. There was no desire, really, to discuss his eighth victory as a starting NFL quarterback. Siemian had suffered a..." January 05

  • It's no joke: A barista and a farmer walk into a Vegas sportsbook, and come out with $1.2 million "So, a barista and a farmer walk into the Las Vegas Superbook… It sounds like the setup for a great joke, right? Well, it’s no joke, although the barista and the farmer are now laughing all the way to the bank. That’s because the two finished No. 1-2 in the prestigious SuperContest, the..." January 05

  • Kyle Shanahan thinks Denver is the best job opening

    Pro Football Talk "Falcons offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan is a candidate for most of the NFL’s six head-coaching vacancies, but there’s reportedly one he prefers over the others, and that’s the one his dad once had. The Denver job is the one Shanahan has his eyes on, according to Mike Garafolo of NFL..." January 05

  • Vance Joseph is reportedly front-runner for Broncos head coaching job

    Larry Brown Sports "John Elway said earlier in the week that the Denver Broncos are not considering any of their own assistants for their head coaching position, but it sounds like previous head coaching experience is not a prerequisite for the job. Alex Marvez of Sporting News reports that Miami Dolphins..." January 04

  • Agent's Take: 10 NFL stars who could be in different uniforms in 2017

    CBS Sports "A player getting released because his performance doesn't justify his salary is a way of life in the NFL, where contracts aren't fully guaranteed. When a player is released or traded, the remaining proration of the salary components that are treated like signing bonus immediately accelerate into..." January 04

  • Broncos plan three coaching interviews, so far

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos G.M. John Elway has said the team will have three or four candidates to replace Gary Kubiak, who has retired only one season after winning the Super Bowl. Three candidates will be interviewed soon, via Mike Klis of Per Klis, Elway will lead a group that travels later this..." January 04

  • Finalists for 2017 Hall of Fame class include LaDainian Tomlinson, Jason Taylor, Brian Dawkins

    ESPN "First-year eligibles LaDainian Tomlinson, Jason Taylor and Brian Dawkins are among 15 modern-era finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Also making the finals are Morten Andersen, Tony Boselli, Isaac Bruce, Don Coryell, Terrell Davis, Alan Faneca, Joe Jacoby, Ty Law, John Lynch, Kevin..." January 04

  • Broncos QB Trevor Siemian to have left shoulder surgery

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Trevor Siemian will have minor, elective surgery on his left, non-throwing shoulder this week. The Denver Broncos’ starting quarterback is expected to recover in time to participate in the team’s offseason workouts in April, May and June. “It’s optional surgery,’’ Siemian said. “It really..." January 03

  • Phillips hints he may not return to Broncos: 'SB victory to unemployed'

    Fox Sports "A day after Gary Kubiak announced his retirement from head coaching, Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Wade Phillips hinted on Twitter that he has parted ways with team. Phillips, whose contract is up, has been the mastermind of the Broncos’ stingy defense the past two seasons. Denver’s..." January 02

  • Broncos request interview with Falcons OC Kyle Shanahan

    ESPN "With Gary Kubiak’s departure, Denver Broncos executive vice president of football operations/general manager John Elway will begin his third search for a head coach. Kubiak told players after Sunday's 24-6 victory over the Oakland Raiders that he will retire after two seasons as head coach...." January 02

  • John Elway: Three or four possible coaches, none on current staff

    Pro Football Talk "When Gary Kubiak needed to take a week away from the Broncos during the 2016 season, the team turned to special teams coach Joe DeCamillis on an interim basis. While the Broncos thought enough of DeCamillis to give him that opportunity, he won’t be under consideration to replace Kubiak on a..." January 02

  • No early leader for Broncos job

    Pro Football Talk "Two years ago, when the Denver Broncos were last looking for a new head coach, Gary Kubiak quickly emerged as the favorite. This time, don’t expect that to happen. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the Broncos likely will engage in a broader search than they did in 2015, once Kubiak..." January 02

  • Zaire Anderson back home after scary neck injury

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Denver Broncos linebacker Zaire Anderson is back home after a scary neck injury left him transported from the field to an ambulance to a local hospital. Anderson was released from the hospital after X-rays, an MRI exam and CT scan on his neck and head area all came back negative. The injury..." January 02

  • Kubiak officially announces decision to step down from Broncos

    ALL 22 "Gary Kubiak made it official. Kubiak announced Monday he has decided to step down as the Denver Broncos head coach. “As I told our team last night, this is an extremely difficult decision to step down as head coach. I love to work and I love football, but ultimately the demands of the job..." January 02