Broncos Rumors & News

  • Breakdown of the Broncos’ rookie class heading into training camp

    Denver Post "The rookies might have to carry a few pads, but their main priority in training camp will be earning a roster spot and playing time on a veteran-laden Broncos team. Here’s a quick breakdown of Denver’s drafted rookies: QB Paxton Lynch, 6-foot-7, 244 pounds, Memphis, first round, 26th overall..." July 24

  • Von Miller catches shark

    The Score "Von Miller spent much of the 2016 offseason fishing for a new contract from the Denver Broncos. " July 24

  • 5 Broncos under the microscope this season

    Denver Post "Every year presents another opportunity and often a mandate for NFL players to prove themselves. “Last year” no longer applies when the Broncos hit the field Sept. 8. Here are five Broncos under the microscope this season: Demaryius Thomas – It’s a tough crowd when 105 catches, 1,304 yards and..." July 23

  • Why is nobody bidding on Broncos’ stadium naming rights?

    The Comeback "The Denver Broncos just won a Super Bowl, so you might think they would have an easy time finding a new business partner to take on the naming rights to their stadium. That does not appear to be the case, however, as the Broncos are watching the bidding process be extended in hopes of luring..." July 23

  • Cedric Cobbs avoids jail, tells judge he’s being treated for brain injury

    Arkansas Online "A suspected brain injury from 14 years of playing football, a positive attitude and the support of a treatment center director led a federal judge to impose a no-prison sentence Thursday for former Arkansas Razorback Cedric Cobbs. Cobbs, 35, who left Arkansas in 2004 to join the National..." July 22

  • An Overwhelming Number Of People Don’t Think Kids Should Play Tackle Football

    Uproxx "The true toll that playing football takes on the brain has come into focus over the last several years. We’ve reached a point where even the NFL is saying that playing can cause irreparable brain damage (Tell the truth! Tell the truth!), so it’s clear that America will need to reckon with the..." July 20

  • Despite Rooney Rule, minority NFL coaches still aren't hired often enough

    Sporting News "The number of minority coaches and assistants in the NFL has flatlined to an incredibly low number, reports. In the past five years, 22 new coaches have been hired, with Todd Bowles being the only minority coach hired despite the parameters set by the Rooney Rule in 2003. Former NFL..." July 19

  • NFL reportedly won't keep track of PSI numbers with microchips in footballs

    CBS Sports "Even after two years of tedious debate over whether or not Tom Brady and the Patriots could have masterminded a plot to mildly deflate some footballs, the NFL does not plan to use microchips installed in footballs to track PSI numbers. The NFL is putting microchips in footballs, though. The..." July 19

  • Miller would have 'absolutely' sat out season without deal, says agent

    The Score "In the end, there was no need for Von Miller to make good on his threat to sit out the 2016 season, as the Denver Broncos made their star linebacker the highest-paid defender in the league just hours before the franchise tag deadline last Friday. But Miller's agent Joby Branion said Tuesday on..." July 19

  • Broncos defense has “no ceiling,” and other revelations from T.J. Ward’s star-studded charity golf tournament

    Denver Post "With training camp about a week away, the boisterous and proud members of the Broncos let it be known they’re still out to defend their crown as Super Bowl champions — and as the NFL’s best defense. T.J. Ward’s second annual celebrity charity golf tournament at the Blackstone Country Club in..." July 19

  • Talk of Trevor Siemian as Broncos’ starter is ‘legitimate’

    Sportsnaut "For the first time in a while, a defending Super Bowl champion enters the following season with a huge question mark at quarterback. Following the retirement of all-time great signal caller Peyton Manning and the departure of Brock Osweiler in free agency, the Denver Broncos’ quarterback..." July 18

  • NFL teaches officials to rule all 'bang-bang' passes incomplete 'when in doubt'

    CBS Sports "Some good news in regards to the constantly confusing catch-rule emerged Monday: NFL officials finally received a simpler way to rule on passes that result in unclear outcomes. Some bad news, however, also surfaced: More incomplete passes might be coming this season. As ESPN's Kevin Seifert..." July 18

  • Aqib Talib “feels great,” “should be” ready to go by Broncos training camp

    Denver Post "Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib made his first public appearance since being shot in the right calf in Dallas early in the morning on June 5. At teammate T.J. Ward’s celebrity golf tournament on Monday, Talib showed a little limp as he walked in wearing a gray shirt and khaki shorts. He said..." July 18

  • Roger Goodell never called Mark Wahlberg to complain about 'Ballers', NFL spokesperson says

    USA Today "In an appearance on Mike & Mike last week, Mark Wahlberg claimed that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell took time out of fighting with Tom Brady in court and the other things he does as the NFL Commissioner to call and complain about HBO’s Ballers, which uses a number of storylines from the league..." July 18

  • Broncos' Emmanuel Sanders -- Von Miller Got BIG MONEY ... 'Hopefully I'm Next!'

    TMZ "Denver Broncos WR Emmanuel Sanders has a message for John Elway -- SHOW ME THE MONEY, TOO!!!! This video is awesome ... Sanders was leaving Bootsy Bellows nightclub in L.A. (sportin' some very expensive jewelry) when we asked what he thought of his teammate Von Miller signing that MASSIVE $115..." July 18

  • Chris Harris knew Von Miller's deal would get done "The long stalemate between the Denver Broncos and Von Miller was just part of the process. For those who object just ask Chris Harris. Harris was on NFL Network on Friday and explained that he told the All-Pro pass rusher to exercise patience. "I've been telling Von that you just have to be..." July 17

  • Von Miller deal leaves Emmanuel Sanders next in contract line for Broncos

    Pro Football Talk "The Broncos and linebacker Von Miller took a sometimes twisty road to the long-term contract they agreed to last week, including a period in June when reports had the team changing focus from negotiating with Miller to talking to other players about extensions. Those players were linebacker..." July 17

  • Miller's agent asked Broncos to consider trade before deal

    NBC News 9 Colorado "- John Elway had just made his final offer. He had moved the guarantees in the Denver Broncos’ contract proposal to Von Miller from $39.8 million through two years to first $61 million over three years and finally $70 million over four years. These proposals were submitted over a two-day..." July 16

  • Demaryius Thomas promises a better year “for sure”

    Pro Football Talk "When you look at his raw numbers — 105 catches for 1,304 yards and six touchdowns — Broncos receiver Demaryius Thomas doesn’t appear to have had a bad season in 2015. But when you consider that those numbers represent a decline across the board from 2014, and you throw in his two lost fumbles and..." July 15

  • Broncos sign Von Miller for 6 years; deal worth $114.5M, sources say

    ESPN "The Denver Broncos announced they have signed outside linebacker Von Miller to a six-year deal through the 2021 season, and sources told ESPN it is the largest contract for a defensive player in league history. Miller's contract is worth $114.5 million, sources told ESPN. The deal, which ended..." July 15

  • Former NFL players suing Riddell need to understand their own guilt, too

    Sporting News "The customer is not always right, as those who work or have worked in the service industry know. Riddell Inc., America's largest football helmet distributor and official provider for the NFL from 1989-2014, is dealing with some unhappy customers who are both right and wrong. Former Pro Bowl..." July 15

  • Von Miller expected to accept Broncos' $114.5 million offer

    USA Today "It appears the Denver Broncos and Von Miller are on the verge of a contract agreement that will keep the star linebacker with the team into the next decade. While there may still be some final-hour haggling, sources tell 9NEWS that Miller is expected to accept the Broncos’ offer of six years..." July 15

  • Colts to Build Statue of Peyton Manning

    Stampede Blue "Many fans refer to Lucas Oil Stadium as the House that Peyton built. Well, in 2017 the Colts will have a statue of Manning outside the stadium. Earlier today, the team announced plans to honor the QB with a statue outside the stadium. Manning's will be the first statue of a Colts players..." July 14

  • Broncos offer Von Miller at least $70M in guarantees "Friday's 4 p.m. ET franchise tag deadline is drawing near, and Von Miller and the Broncos are inching closer to a deal. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday night on NFL Total Access that Miller and the Broncos spent the last week making significant progress on the six-year, $114..." July 14

  • Report: Von Miller, Broncos are not ‘truly negotiating’

    Larry Brown Sports "The deadline for NFL teams to sign players who have been given the franchise tag to long-term extensions is Friday at 4 p.m. EST, and Von Miller and the Denver Broncos do not appear close to a deal. Unless there is a significant change over the next 24 hours, it sounds like it will remain that..." July 14

  • Ohio man charged with defrauding NFL players through horse-racing scheme

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "An Ohio man was charged Wednesday with running a horse racing scheme where several National Football League players — including three former Cleveland Browns — lost money. Jonathan Pippin, 29, of Logan, faces two counts of wire fraud and a money laundering charge. Prosecutors say he ripped off..." July 14

  • Polian: Next NFL CBA will focus on commissioner power

    Sportsnaut "Roger Goodell has irked the NFLPA with his actions during this current term for the Collective Bargaining Agreement. While the agreement runs through 2021, issues are already popping up as hot topics for the upcoming NFL CBA, set to be negotiated in five years. Bill Polian suggests that the..." July 14

  • Broncos’ Derek Wolfe appears to take shot at Von Miller

    Sportsnaut "Von Miller and the Denver Broncos are engaged in a contract standoff that appears to rub teammate Derek Wolfe the wrong way. Speaking with SiriusXM NFL Radio, Wolfe commented on the current contract impasse between Miller and the Broncos, comparing with his own contract situation last..." July 13

  • Broncos cornerback believes Von Miller is serious about sitting out the 2016 season

    Fox Sports "Throughout the entire contract negotiating process, Von Miller has said repeatedly that he will sit out the 2016 season if a long-term deal isn't struck by Friday's deadline. There are plenty of people who don't believe him because of the amount of money he'd be losing by doing so, but he sounds..." July 13

  • Study finds Patriots have the best fans, Jaguars the worst

    The Score "New England Patriots fans have something else to brag about. A study conducted by Emory University professor Michael Lewis has Patriots fans ranked as the best in the NFL, followed by the Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, San Francisco 49ers, and Philadelphia Eagles. The results of the study..." July 12

  • Chance the Rapper crashes Peyton Manning's retirement party

    The Score "Peyton Manning reportedly threw a celebrity-packed retirement bash at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills on Monday night. The former Indianapolis Colts and Denver Broncos quarterback managed to keep the party pretty hush-hush, aside from a since-deleted tweet from NFL Media's Gil Brandt and..." July 12

  • Emmanuel Sanders contract talks on hold; Broncos wide receiver bulks up for season

    Denver Post "Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders flashed a commercial-worthy smile as he delighted the 400 kids running through drills Monday morning at Englewood High School. In two short years Sanders has gone from a relative unknown with Pittsburgh to a fan favorite with Denver. He remains hopeful of..." July 12

  • Broncos won’t consider trading Von Miller

    Sportsnaut "The entire Von Miller drama with the Denver Broncos could be coming to a head here in the next few days. With a firm deadline set for Friday for the two sides to come to terms on a long-term contract, something will happen here soon. The reigning Super Bowl MVP reiterated recently a previous..." July 12

  • Von Miller: I won’t sign franchise tag, it’s “a league-wide problem”

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller insists that he will not play this season for the $14 million franchise tag, calling the tag itself a problem for players that he can help fix. “No, I’m not gonna play on the franchise tag. It just doesn’t make sense in any way,” Miller said on..." July 11

  • Denver Broncos continue to wait as Von Miller deadline week arrives

    Denver Post "The Broncos recognize Von Miller’s talent. They have offered their all-pro outside linebacker a six-year, $114.5 million contract that would make him the highest-paid player in Broncos history and the richest player who is not a quarterback in the NFL. Miller understands his time and place in..." July 11

  • Fantasy: 10 breakout candidates to target in your draft

    The Score "Every fantasy owner wants to discover the star player no one saw coming. It gives you bragging rights over the competition and puts you in position to make a run at the title. With only a few weeks left until players report to training camp, let’s take a look at this year’s breakout..." July 11

  • Broncos increase guarantee for Von Miller to $61 million

    Pro Football Talk "As the Broncos try to get a long-term deal done with linebacker Von Miller, they’ve increased the amount of the six-year, $114.5 million deal that will be guaranteed. Vic Lombardi of Altitude Sports recently suggested that the number has been bumped to $61 million. That’s an increase of only $3..." July 10

  • Peyton Manning 'My Neck Feels GREAT But I Ain't Coming Back'

    TMZ "Good news Broncos fans ... Peyton Manning says his neck is 100% healthy!!! Bad news Broncos fans ... Peyton Manning says there's NO WAY IN HELL he's coming back to the NFL despite the aforementioned good news. We got Peyton at LaGuardia airport in NYC earlier this week ... and chopped it up..." July 10

  • Broncos wait as Von Miller’s camp mulls improved offer

    Denver Post "The Broncos took a significant step in contract talks with outside linebacker Von Miller, and now wait to see if it will help the sides reach the finish line on a landmark long-term deal. General manager John Elway made multiple proposals to Miller on Thursday and Friday, moving on how much is..." July 10

  • Von Miller, Broncos talking, trading contract proposals "The Denver Broncos and Von Miller are working toward a new contract leading up to the July 15 deadline for franchise players. The two sides have exchanged multiple proposals within the past few days, NFL Media's Rand Getlin reported, via a source with knowledge of the discussions. NFL..." July 09

  • Von Miller donates truck, money to hometown police, fire departments

    The Score "Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller showed his appreciation to the police and fire departments in his hometown of DeSoto, Texas on Friday. Miller donated a 2016 Ford Explorer to the DeSoto Police Department and $25,000 to the DeSoto Fire Department, an amount that will be awarded each year for..." July 08

  • Broncos Increased Guarantees in Miller Offer, Not Enough for Deal

    Bleacher Report "Have the Denver Broncos and Von Miller's agent continued talking throughout the week? Did the Broncos offer an increased guarantee? How does Miller feel now that the negotiations have become public? " July 08

  • Broncos resume negotiations with Von Miller

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Negotiations between the Denver Broncos and Von Miller have officially resumed. Sources tell 9NEWS the Broncos submitted on Thursday a new contract proposal to Miller’s agent Joby Branion that included “a move’’ in the guaranteed structure of the potential deal. The team and their pass-rushing..." July 08

  • Aqib Talib looks at his money 10 times a day

    247 Sports "In an off-beat interview with The Undefeated, Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib was asked a series of questions that had nothing to do with his life on the field. One of the questions posed by The Undefeated's Martenzie Johnson asked Talib about his favorite phone app. "This Fidelity..." July 08

  • The NFL's Catch Rule Got A Little More Complicated

    Deadspin "The NFL published its updated 2016 rulebook this week, and here’s a list of some of the bigger changes. But c’mon, we all want to see what the ever-evolving, always-baffling catch rule looks like now, so we can pretend we have any idea what we’re talking about when there’s a catch..." July 07

  • Talks On Hold Between Broncos, E. Sanders

    Pro Football Rumors "The Broncos and contract-year wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders had been negotiating a new accord since at least early June – with the two sides exchanging figures on a deal under three weeks ago – but talks are now on hold, reports Mike Klis of 9News. As of last month, Sanders expressed a desire..." July 07

  • Broncos RB expects Denver's offense to be more run-heavy in 2016

    Fox Sports "There's no question about how the Denver Broncos won the Super Bowl this past season. They did it with an unmatched defense led by Von Miller. It wasn't the Peyton Manning-led offense, or the not-so-dominant rushing attack. It was the defense and you won't find a single person arguing against that..." July 06

  • Von Miller, John Elway speak on phone about jump-starting contract talks

    CBS Sports "It's been an interesting offseason for Broncos linebacker Von Miller, the Super Bowl 50 MVP who is looking for a lucrative long-term deal that will make him one of the NFL's highest-paid defensive players. From the White House Instagram photo crops to reportedly turning down $114 million to..." July 06

  • Von Miller contract mess nears merciful end

    Mile High Report "A little over 10 days. That's when the madness with Von Miller ends. Finally. And it can't come quick enough, either. No more click-bait rumors or reactionary journalism from local and national media on what could happen. From John Elway is jealous of Miller to the star linebacker has been..." July 05

  • Von Miller's future with Denver Broncos on the brink

    NBC News 9 Colorado "With the speed and force of a Von Miller pass rush, the Denver Broncos are confronting a fast-approaching deadline and debilitating possibility of playing the 2016 season without their Super Bowl 50 MVP. The two sides have been entangled in a contract dispute pretty much since the Broncos..." July 05

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