Broncos Rumors & News

  • NFL Rumors: Dolphins could pursue C.J. Anderson again if Broncos release him

    Pro Football Talk "C.J. Anderson almost became a Dolphin two years ago. The Broncos, though, matched Miami’s offer sheet. Now, two years later, the Broncos could make the running back a salary-cap casualty as he has a $4.5 million salary cap number for 2018. His release would free up nearly $5 million for the..." February 20

  • Redskins teammate thinks Kirk Cousins will land in Denver

    Sportsnaut "The Kirk Cousins sweepstakes is going to be the craziest part of NFL free agency next month, but at least one of his teammates in Washington has a strong feeling Cousins will end up playing for the Denver Broncos. This lines up with what Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reported right before this..." February 19

  • Peter King believes Kirk Cousins will end up with Broncos

    Larry Brown Sports "Kirk Cousins is going to have plenty of suitors if the Washington Redskins let him hit free agency next month, but one team continues to come up as the most likely destination for the 29-year-old quarterback. The Denver Broncos have seemingly been a quarterback away from contending for a Super..." February 19

  • It’s time. Broncos owner Pat Bowlen should be in Canton.

    Denver Post "Pat Bowlen was the fastest NFL owner to reach 300 wins, is the only NFL owner to reach four Super Bowls with four different head coaches, owns the remarkable feat of having more Super Bowl appearances (seven) than losing seasons (six), also has 21 winning seasons, 18 playoff berths and a record..." February 19

  • Here's Why Denver Would Be Remiss In Releasing C.J. Anderson

    Scout "It’s easy to look at C.J. Anderson’s $4.5 million salary cap number for 2018 and say that he’s an obvious roster cut if the Denver Broncos are looking to free up money. However, that sentiment is wrong. Anderson might no longer be quite the explosive play-maker he was in 2014 and 2015, but he..." February 17

  • FOX, ESPN fighting to bring Peyton Manning into NFL broadcast booth, report says

    Newark Star-Ledger "Peyton Manning left the NFL after the 2015 season. But the five-time NFL MVP could be at the center of one of the biggest storylines to watch as the 2018 season approaches. That's because both FOX and ESPN want to bring Manning into the broadcast booth, according to a report by the New York..." February 16

  • Broncos expected to hire Loren Landow as new strength coach

    Pro Football Talk "The Broncos have found a new strength and conditioning coach. They are expected to hire local sports performance coach Loren Landow, Nicki Jhabvala of The Denver Post reports. Landow works with Olympians, including swimmer Missy Franklin, as well as NFL, NHL, MLB, UFC and WNBA athletes. His bio..." February 14

  • NFL free agency rumors: Who will get cut in 2018 among former Pro Bowl players?

    Sporting News "Plenty of talented veterans will be available in the current 2018 NFL free agency pool. But those players will soon get some big-time company on the open market from notable names cut by their teams to help save money under the salary cap. For some teams, cutting a former Pro Bowler or two make..." February 14

  • NFL Rumors: C.J. Anderson likely to be traded or released by Broncos

    247 Sports "A changing of the guard is coming to the Denver Broncos' backfield. ESPN's Jeff Legwold reports starting running back C.J. Anderson "appears to be headed elsewhere" this offseason, via trade or release. Legwold says the team is "intent" on entrenching third-year man Devontae Booker as its new..." February 14

  • Broncos may make a run at A.J. McCarron, if he’s an unrestricted free agent

    Pro Football Talk "Bengals quarterback A.J. McCarron will learn as soon as today whether he’ll be a restricted free agent or an unrestricted free agent in March. If it’s the latter, he could have a suitor in Colorado. Appearing on Wednesday’s PFT Live, Vic Lombardi if Altitude Sports Network said that the Broncos..." February 14

  • Broncos Expected To Keep WRs Demaryius Thomas & Emmanuel Sanders

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Ian Rapoport, the belief is that Broncos receivers Demaryius Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders are safe, given that Denver is expected to be in the market for quarterback help this offseason. Nicki Jhabvala mentioned that while both Thomas and Sanders have come up as a potentially being..." February 14

  • Von Miller continues to recruit Kirk Cousins

    Pro Football Talk "Von Miller continues to recruit Kirk Cousins to Denver. During Super Bowl week, the Broncos linebacker said the quarterback is just what Denver needs to “take us over the edge.” Miller now has started a social-media campaign, taking his recruiting efforts directly to Cousins. Cousins..." February 13

  • Broncos could end up losing Emmanuel Sanders, Demaryius Thomas this offseason

    CBS Sports "The Denver Broncos are heading into a pretty pivotal offseason under John Elway. Despite winning the Super Bowl only two years ago, the Broncos are a team in transition. We don't know who their quarterback is: prominent scuttlebutt indicates Elway will be interested in Kirk Cousins or perhaps..." February 13

  • NFL Rumors: Who will be most active teams in NFL Free Agency?

    Fanrag Sports "We’re roughly one month from the NFL‘s annual free-agent shopping spree, when — despite general managers’ best efforts to build rosters primarily through the draft — executives often cannot resist the temptation of landing splashy free agents. With Kirk Cousins, Ziggy Ansah, Le’Veon Bell and..." February 13

  • NFL Rumors: Emmanuel Sanders 'would prefer' to play for the Cowboys

    247 Sports "Emmanuel Sanders is reportedly done with the Denver Broncos and has his sights set on a new location. More specifically, the two-time pro bowler looks ready to take his talents to the Dallas Cowboys for the 2018 season if he could have it his way, of course. According to Bobby Belt, Cowboys..." February 12

  • These Two Teams Are Expected to Drive Up Price to Land Kirk Cousins in Free Agency

    12 Up "We all know this is a quarterback-driven league. A team may have a solid roster, but they find themselves struggling to win games because of the man behind center. Passing has never been more important in the NFL, and having a gunslinger that can get the job done is a necessity. Which is..." February 12

  • Report: Baker Mayfield 'isn't for' the Denver Broncos

    247 Sports "Don't go ordering your Baker Mayfield jerseys just yet, Broncos fans. Despite a successful union at last month's Senior Bowl, the Heisman-winning quarterback is considered by Robert Klemko of Sports Illustrated as unlikely to end up with Denver in the NFL draft. Klemko, in naming 10..." February 11

  • Broncos could put Emmanuel Sanders on trade block

    Yardbarker "As the Denver Broncos attempt to clear cap space and develop their roster, veteran wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders could become a cap casualty, according to Nicki Jhabvala of the Denver Post. Jhabvala’s explanation makes a ton of sense, too. “Receiver Emmanuel Sanders will be 31 when the..." February 10

  • With free agency and draft looming, Broncos face tough choices in manipulating salary cap

    Denver Post "For the last couple of years, the same story has followed the Broncos as they weigh their off-season needs with their options and, again, start to retool their roster. They need a starting quarterback. They need help on the offensive line. They could use another playmaker on offense and depth..." February 10

  • Broncos OT Donald Stephenson’s Contract Voids, Making Him Free Agent In March

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Joel Corry of CBS Sports, Broncos OT Donald Stephenson‘s 2018 contract year officially voids on Friday, making him an unrestricted free agent for the start of the 2018 league year. Corry adds that the Broncos will carry a $1 million salary cap charge from the bonus proration..." February 09

  • DeMarcus Ware has no interest in ending his retirement

    Larry Brown Sports "DeMarcus Ware means it when he says he’s done. The former NFL linebacker said he had received interest throughout the season, but never gave any consideration to ending his retirement and re-entering the league." February 08

  • Chiefs weren’t interested in trading Alex Smith to Broncos

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Cleaning out the Super Bowl notebook and wondering whatever happened to Rulon Jones … It’s unclear whether the Broncos made an attempt to acquire quarterback Alex Smith in a trade from Kansas City, but they wouldn’t have got far if they did. Chiefs owner Clark Hunt told 9NEWS Saturday he..." February 07

  • Seven Favorites To Acquire Eagles’ Nick Foles After Super Bowl Win

    NESN "Nick Foles might leave Philadelphia this offseason in a blaze of glory. Then again, he might not. As the Philadelphia Eagles consider whether to keep their Super Bowl-winning quarterback or trade him this offseason, oddsmakers have named seven teams most likely to acquire him if the Eagles..." February 06

  • ESPN predicts Broncos will fire Vance Joseph after 2018 season

    247 Sports "Now that Super Bowl 52 is in the books, ESPN has called their shots for 2018. Their 10 bold predictions, released Monday, don't include the Denver Broncos landing quarterback Kirk Cousins or qualifying for the postseason for the first time in three years. Quite the contrary. NFL writer Dan..." February 05

  • Von Miller would rather have Kirk Cousins than Case Keenum

    Sportsnaut "The Denver Broncos plan to get aggressive when it comes to adding a new quarterback this offseason. Two of the prime candidates Denver could attempt to sign are quarterbacks Kirk Cousins and Case Keenum. As such, Broncos team members (including Super Bowl 50 MVP linebacker, Von Miller) have not..." February 05

  • Texans denied Broncos permission to interview Wes Welker

    Larry Brown Sports "The Denver Broncos were apparently blocked from attempting to hire one of their former players recently. Mike Klis of KUSA 9News reported on Saturday that the Houston Texans denied the Broncos permission to interview the retired five-time Pro Bowler to be their wide receivers coach. Welker is..." February 04

  • Terrell Davis 'Broncos Don't Want Nick Foles ... He's Had 1 Good Game!'

    TMZ "Bad news for Nick Foles -- the Denver Broncos ain't interested ... this according to Broncos legend Terrell Davis. We got TD in Minnesota for the Super Bowl ... and it was clear the Hall of Famer didn't think the Eagles' incumbent QB has done enough to warrant interest from his boy, Broncos GM..." February 04

  • NFLPA: More concussion evaluations says we’re smarter about delivering care

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL announced last month that players were diagnosed with 281 concussions in 2017, which represented a new high since the league started tracking total concussions six years ago and was a number that NFL Chief Medical Officer Allen Sills called a “disappointment.” During a press conference..." February 02

  • Von Miller: Kirk Cousins could take us over the edge

    Pro Football Talk "After Broncos linebacker Von Miller got an up-close look at Kirk Cousins last December, he said that “a lot of teams would kill to have a quarterback like that.” Now that it looks like a sure thing that Cousins will be hitting the open market and moving on from Washington, Miller is making sure..." January 31

  • Report: Chiefs Turned Down Monster Broncos Trade Offer for Alex Smith

    12 Up "The Denver Broncos are in desperate need of a quarterback under center and could've had it with Alex Smith. The Chiefs made a shocking move to send Smith to the Redskins for a 2018 third-round pick and cornerback Kendall Fuller. But according to reports, Chiefs general manager Brett Veach..." January 31

  • Broncos & Jets To Battle It Out For Cousins In Free Agency?

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, many teams are high on QB Kirk Cousins, but when it comes to sending big money on him, the Jets and Broncos are likely to battle it out for his services. Other teams such as the Browns, Jaguars, Cardinals and Bills have been tossed out as potential..." January 31

  • Report: Fox paying $550 million a year for Thursdays

    Pro Football Talk "Here’s why Thursday Night Football isn’t going anywhere, anytime soon. According to John Ourand of Sports Business Daily, the winning bid submitted by Fox for the NFL’s Thursday Night Football package is worth $550 million a year. He also reports that the top Fox broadcast team of Joe Buck and..." January 31

  • The NFL Lost $30 Million In Ad Revenue Thanks To Plummeting TV Ratings in 2017

    Total Pro Sports "It has been an ongoing issue for two seasons now with the NFL losing viewers for various reasons. While many pointed to Colin Kaepernick and his stance to kneel during the National Anthem which caused hundreds of other players to follow suit, you’d also have to count in the fact that many people..." January 31

  • Fox reportedly near deal to win broadcast rights to Thursday Night Football

    Awful Announcing "Scott Soshnick and Lucas Shaw of Bloomberg report that Fox is close to a deal for the broadcast rights to Thursday Night Football. Fox’s Thursday Night Football bid is reportedly higher than the $45 million per game price ($450 million over 10 games) that CBS and NBC combined to pay last..." January 31

  • Roger Goodell: NFL is prepared for legalized gambling

    Sportsnaut "The NBA might very well be fully supportive of legalized sports gambling around the United States, but that doesn’t mean the NFL will fall in line. The league has consistently opposed any expansion of legalized sports gambling, something that’s not going to change any time soon. But NFL..." January 30

  • Report: Alex Smith for Aqib Talib trade not happening

    Sportsnaut "The upcoming NFL offseason figures to be an interesting one for both Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith and Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib. Both Smith and Talib are prime candidates to be traded. The two are currently being talked about in trade rumors together, but according to one..." January 30

  • Aqib Talib faces uncertain future because of multiple factors

    The Denver Channel "The question posed Sunday night on Xfinity Sports Xtra by anchor Lionel Bienvenu was simple: Has Aqib Talib played his last game as a Denver Bronco? The answer is complicated. Let's examine. According to multiple sources, the Broncos continue to consider all options for Talib, including a..." January 30

  • Report: Broncos interested in Aqib Talib-for-Alex Smith trade?

    247 Sports "Aqib Talib playing for the Kansas City Chiefs? Alex Smith rocking the blue and orange? It's not out of the realm of possibility, says Mike Klis. In a radio interview on Monday, the 9News Broncos insider suggested Denver would send the Pro Bowl cornerback along with a second-round pick to..." January 29

  • Denver to pursue Kirk Cousins, but may need to lose one of top two WRs

    Clutch Points "Heading into the offseason, the Denver Broncos have a clear-cut plan of looking to upgrade their troublesome quarterback position. One of their options quickly gaining steam is possibly acquiring Kirk Cousins through free agency. However, Troy Renck of Denver7 is reporting that this will..." January 29

  • Roger Goodell 'concerned' about NFL catch rule "The confounding catch rule is the bane of many football fans' existence. Count NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell as one of those perturbed viewers fixated on simplifying and clarifying the rule this offseason. "I'm not just somewhat concerned. I am concerned," Goodell told FOX Sports' Colin..." January 29

  • How much do Super Bowl commercials cost in 2018?

    Sporting News "Super Bowl 52, also known as Super Bowl LII, is set for Sunday, Feb. 4, at U.S. Bank Stadium, home of the Minnesota Vikings since the 2016 season. The game will be the first Super Bowl hosted by Minnesota since Super Bowl XXVI on Jan. 26, 1992. This year it's the Eagles vs. the Patriots, but..." January 29

  • NFL Pro Bowl ratings up 28% from last year

    247 Sports "The NFL's decision to move the Pro Bowl to an afternoon slot paid dividends when it comes to the game's ratings. A considerable amount of people tuned into watch this year's Pro Bowl than in 2017, as the league decided to kickoff their all-start game this past Sunday at 3:00 p.m. The Pro Bowl..." January 29

  • Broncos may release, not trade, Aqib Talib

    Pro Football Talk "The Broncos are looking to trade cornerback Aqib Talib, but that may not find any trading partners. The problem for the Broncos is that Talib is due to make an $11 million base salary in 2018, and he turns 32 next month. Teams just don’t want to make that kind of investment in a player that..." January 29

  • Which quarterbacks will be released or traded?

    Sporting News "Free agency and quarterbacks normally are not words used together, but this year could be different, as a few passers should make their way to the open market. Here we look at some of the top quarterback free agents and players who could be released or traded in 2018. Kirk Cousins,..." January 29

  • Report: Several GMs see no incentive in trading for Aqib Talib

    Larry Brown Sports "The Denver Broncos could apparently find themselves in a tough spot trying to trade cornerback Aqib Talib. ESPN’s Jeff Legwold spoke to three NFL general managers at the Senior Bowl and found little interest in Talib, with all of them believing the Broncos would eventually release the defensive..." January 29

  • Pro Bowl MVP 2018: Delanie Walker, Von Miller Win Award Honors

    Bleacher Report "The AFC reigned supreme in a 24-23 victory at the 2018 Pro Bowl on Sunday at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida, and the conference can largely thank Tennessee Titans tight end Delanie Walker and Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller. Walker won the offensive MVP, while Miller captured..." January 28

  • Elway: Broncos have ammo to trade for, draft next QB "Fresh off a 5-11 campaign, John Elway is entering a pivotal offseason for his Denver Broncos. First and foremost for the executive VP is the quarterback position, which desperately needs addressed. Denver owns the fifth pick in a draft touted as being rich at the position. He also could make..." January 28

  • Broncos expected to try to trade Aqib Talib

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Bronco fans may see Aqib Talib represent their team for the last time Sunday when he plays for the AFC in the Pro Bowl Game. Talib has been a great Bronco, making the Pro Bowl each of the four seasons he was in Denver. The only other player to make four Pro Bowls in four seasons with the..." January 28

  • Von Miller: Miami Dolphins already have their franchise QB

    Palm Beach Post "The Miami Dolphins may be considering drafting a quarterback as high as the 11th overall pick in the next NFL draft, but Broncos pass rusher Von Miller believes the team has the quarterback it needs. Miller was conversing with a reporter about if Ryan Tannehill has it in him to take the next..." January 28

  • Report: 'More likely than not' that Cousins signs with Broncos

    247 Sports "And now, for your daily Kirk Cousins update. Upon speaking to those in the know at this week's Senior Bowl practices, Eric Galko of the Sporting News holds steadfast in his belief that Cousins will sign with the Broncos. This, after the rumor mill on Wednesday churned out word they'll make a..." January 26