Broncos Rumors & News

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    Troy Renck @TroyRenck

    #Broncos Stewart told me he will not wear a brace on his knee in the game. He will just tape it up

  • Broncos Super Bowl win sets up possible season opener vs. Patriots

    ESPN "Quick-hit thoughts/notes around the New England Patriots and NFL: 1. One potential trickle-down effect for the Patriots in Super Bowl 50 is that if the Broncos win, it puts a New England-at-Denver matchup on the radar as a possibility to open the 2016 season. In addition to hosting New England..." February 07

  • Super Bowl 50: Everything you need to know about the big game

    Sportsnet "Getting ready for Super Bowl Sunday? Well, Sportsnet has you covered. During one of the busiest events on the sporting calendar, we provided a vast array of online articles, videos, and features that you can’t afford to miss. Here you’ll find a complete guide of all of our stories and..." February 07

  • Peyton Manning 'near tears' addressing Broncos during meeting

    ESPN "In the Broncos' team meeting Saturday night before Super Bowl 50, both Peyton Manning and DeMarcus Ware got choked up when addressing the team. "Both were very emotional and near tears," team president Joe Ellis told ESPN's Sal Paolantonio. Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak addressed the team..." February 07

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    ESPN Stats & Info @ESPNStatsInfo

    This is 1st Super Bowl matching team with most interceptions on defense vs team that threw most interceptions during reg. season (h/t Elias)

  • Manning vs. Newton proves opposites attract

    ESPN "Peyton Manning vs. Cam Newton -- man, it could have been something if only they were born around the same time. Go ahead and consider what defined the enduring sports rivalries of the past. Ali and Frazier. Arnie and Jack. Russell and Chamberlain. Chrissie and Martina. Magic and Bird. The..." February 07

  • Broncos will franchise tag Von Miller, try to make deal "John Elway could have a franchise tag dilemma after the confetti stops falling on Super Bowl 50. With Peyton Manning likely playing his final game, it's important for the Denver Broncos hang on to quarterback Brock Osweiler. However, pass rusher Von Miller is also set to hit free agency. NFL..." February 07

  • Derek Wolfe will not disrespect Cam Newton if he gets sack

    Larry Brown Sports "Derek Wolfe will be doing everything he can to stop Cam Newton in the Super Bowl on Sunday, but he will not disrespect his counterpart if he does get a sack in the game. Wolfe, a pass rusher who had 5.5 sacks in 12 games for the Broncos this season, told Larry Brown Sports that he plans to do..." February 07

  • Wade Phillips lands award for top assistant coach

    Pro Football Talk "The biggest reason why the Broncos will be playing for a Super Bowl title on Sunday is their defense. On Saturday night, the man responsible for overseeing that defense was named the NFL’s top assistant coach of the year. Defensive coordinator Wade Phillips was honored for putting together a..." February 07

  • Flurry of Broncos bets evens out action on Super Bowl 50 teams

    ESPN "The early betting action in Las Vegas on Super Bowl 50 was lopsided toward the favored Carolina Panthers. But that's changing. In fact, so much money has been showing up on the Denver Broncos recently that some sports books are beginning to wonder if they'll actually be rooting for the..." February 07

  • Broncos try to mimic regular schedule in final walkthrough "Under a cloudless sky, with temperatures hovering over 60 degrees, the Broncos walked onto the field at Levi's Stadium on Saturday afternoon for a final brush-up before Super Bowl 50. The AFC Champions completed their typical day-before-a-game walk through, a 45-minute session without helmets or..." February 07

  • Broncos defenders will try to slow 'x-factor' Greg Olsen "The Denver Broncos faced Rob Gronkowski twice, Travis Kelce twice, Antonio Gates twice, Heath Miller and Gary Barnidge, among other tight ends. Sunday they will attempt to slow Greg Olsen. "We've been battle-tested going against the tight ends," corner Chris Harris Jr. said this week, via the..." February 06

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    @TomPelissero I think it was worth it

  • Charlie Sly calls PIs hired by Peyton Manning legal team 'very professional'

    ESPN "Charlie Sly, responding to a report in The Washington Post that said Peyton Manning's lawyers sent investigators to his home before the release of an Al-Jazeera America documentary in December, says he didn't believe investigators were there to intimidate him into cooperation. Speaking to..." February 06

  • Broncos’ C.J. Anderson: “There’s no pressure on us. There’s nobody picking us.”

    Denver Post "It’s been their mantra all season, but the underdog mentality has reached peak status for Super Bowl 50. Most oddsmakers have the Panthers as 5.5-point favorites with some going as high as a full touchdown. The Broncos aren’t upset or bothered; instead they’ll use it as fuel." February 06

  • Bruno Mars to join Beyoncé in Super Bowl halftime show

    Entertainment Weekly "Bruno Mars will join Beyoncé on the field for a major moment during the Super Bowl 50 halftime show. A source tells EW that Mars has been spotted rehearsing at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California, and in one of his numbers, he’s singing alongside Beyoncé. The pair will unite for a big..." February 06

  • Von Miller, T.J. Ward, Shiloh Keo Fined $23,152 Each

    Bleacher Report "Three Denver Broncos defenders, Von Miller, T.J. Ward and Shiloh Keo, were each fined more than $23,000 Saturday for various violations during the team's AFC Championship Game victory over the New England Patriots two weeks ago. Quang M. Lam of reported the league levied $23,152 fines..." February 06

  • Broncos' defense is among best ever

    ESPN "Great NFL defenses often have nicknames. But if championship rings aren't attached to those defenses, the nicknames are premature. That's what the Denver Broncos face heading into Super Bowl 50 against the Carolina Panthers. Wade Phillips' defense has put up historic numbers. It was No. 1 in..." February 06

  • Eli Manning: 'Tough' for Peyton to switch teams in '16 "Speculation on Peyton Manning's football future has dominated an otherwise tepid lead-up to Super Bowl 50. Although Peyton has acknowledged to close friends that he expects Sunday's game to be his last, Eli Manning warned NFL Media's Andrew Siciliano on Friday not to expect a decision in front..." February 06

  • Roger Goodell Speaks Out on Concussions, 'Rooney Rule' for Women

    ABC News "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says there is a “culture change” in the NFL when it comes to concussions and, if he had a son, would have no problem allowing him to play the sport. “The number of concussions went up this year and they're going to go up and they're going to go down in any given..." February 06

  • Montee Ball arrested for allegedly battering girlfriend at Downtown hotel "Former Wisconsin Badgers star running back Montee Ball was arrested by Madison police early Friday after he allegedly pushed his girlfriend into a table at a Downtown hotel. Ball, 25, was taken to the Dane County Jail on a tentative charge of substantial battery. Police were called at about..." February 05

  • Inside Peyton Manning’s secret investigation into Al Jazeera documentary

    Washington Post "Five days before a documentary alleged that quarterback Peyton Manning and other star athletes had used performance-enhancing drugs, two men hired by Manning’s lawyers visited the parents of the documentary’s key witness. Both men wore black overcoats and jeans and, according to a 911 call from..." February 05

  • Archie Manning: Peyton 'knows' he won't be with the Broncos in 2016

    CBS Sports "If Peyton Manning decides to play one more season, don't look for him to return to Denver. According to Archie Manning, Peyton "knows" that Super Bowl 50 will likely be his last game with the Broncos. During an interview with ESPN's Mike and Mike on Thursday, Archie revealed that Peyton has..." February 05

  • Josh Norman, maybe NFL's best trash-talker since Sharpe, eyes Manning

    Denver Post "Josh Norman wore a Lucha Libre mask and scatted through a barrage of Super Bowl questions this week like a jazz musician on a caffeine bender. One moment he's riffing on playing Peyton Manning as a video game character — "Every time I picked up the controller with friends, I ended up putting up..." February 04

  • Eli Manning says brother Peyton ‘would never do anything like’ HGH

    Sporting News "When Al-Jazeera released its report tying Peyton Manning to HGH, the Broncos quarterback quickly called the allegations “complete garbage.” Peyton’s brother and fellow NFL QB, Eli, followed suit Thursday. “I just saw his comments right away and know 100 percent that everything just kind of came..." February 04

  • NFL to establish Rooney rule for women

    ESPN "NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Thursday the league is going to institute a Rooney rule for women when it comes to all NFL executive positions. He announced the decision in opening remarks at NFL Women's Summit, where roughly 250 men and women associated with the league are gathered to..." February 04

  • Report: Broncos expected to use franchise tag on Von Miller

    Sportsnaut "The Denver Broncos cannot afford to let Von Miller walk in free agency, and they’re prepared to use the franchise tag on the outside linebacker. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported as much, adding that the New York Jets may do the same with Muhammad Wilkerson. At worst, the franchise tag will..." February 04

  • Filing: Clinton Portis Tried To Pay Back $170,000 Casino Credit With Bad Checks

    Deadspin "Clinton Portis has been having money trouble for a while, culminating in a bankruptcy filing in which in the former NFL RB claimed about $4.85 million in debts he can’t pay. Among that was listed $170,000 owed to the Borgata casino in Atlantic City, and a Borgata filing this week fills in the..." February 04

  • Colts owner Jim Irsay says he asked Peyton Manning to retire as a Colt

    CBS Sports "When Peyton Manning split from his former team, the Indianapolis Colts, it was not exactly all sunshine and rainbows. Manning was essentially forced out the door after sitting out an entire season due to multiple neck surgeries, as the Colts decided to select his replacement (Andrew Luck) with the..." February 04

  • Father of Antonio Smith of Broncos dies after complications from heart surgery

    Denver Post "Broncos defensive lineman Antonio Smith was awakened Wednesday with news that his 55-year-old father had died in Oklahoma. "It's rough. I just found out this morning. It was my mom who called and told me. The call came in at about 6:30," Smith said outside the hotel where the Broncos are..." February 03

  • Broncos punter must buy Super Bowl ticket for 1-week-old daughter

    The Score "Britton Colquitt's newborn daughter will have a very expensive Super Bowl seat that she'll never use or remember. The Denver Broncos punter told The Denver Post's Cameron Wolfe that, since there is no age limit on seats, he'll have to dish out $1800. "There's no age limit to tickets. It's..." February 03

  • Elway to give Peyton 'plenty of time' for decision "Peyton Manning is stiff-arming retirement speculation in the lead-up to Super Bowl 50, concentrating instead on enjoying the moment in his 18th NFL season. Once it does come time for Manning to make that decision, however, the Denver Broncos will await the news before setting their quarterback..." February 03

  • Peyton Manning discusses Ken Stabler; post-NFL health concerns

    San Francisco Chronicle "Peyton Manning got to know former Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler through his dad, Archie, who was briefly Stabler’s teammate with the Saints in 1982. Archie Manning and Stabler remained friends after their NFL careers ended in 1984. As a result, Peyton Manning also formed a connection with..." February 03

  • Von Miller denies committing lewd act on Tom Brady

    Larry Brown Sports "Von Miller says he was not the Denver Broncos player who tried to commit a lewd act on Tom Brady during the AFC Championship Game. Miller was a star for the Broncos in their 20-18 win over the New England Patriots as he recorded 2.5 sacks and multiple hits on the quarterback. After the game,..." February 03

  • Rams have discussed bringing Peyton Manning to L.A. in 2016

    ESPN "The Rams have had internal discussions about bringing Peyton Manning to Los Angeles should he want to play another season, per a league source. Manning still is under contract to the Broncos for another year, but most around the league do not expect him to return to Denver next season, if he..." February 03

  • Broncos send Ryan Murphy home after prostitution incident

    The Score "The Denver Broncos have sent practice squad safety Ryan Murphy home after he was questioned and released in connection with a prostitution sting on Tuesday evening. The Santa Clara Sheriff's office has stated Murphy was released after officers determined he was not involved in the prostitution..." February 03

  • Emmanuel Sanders defends Demaryius Thomas' drops "Demaryius Thomas has caught heavy, heavy criticism for his play this season. The Denver Broncos receiver struggled with drops and disappeared for long stretches, including the two postseason contests. Thomas leads the Broncos with 10 drops this season, including playoffs, and his nine..." February 03

  • Brock Osweiler: Being on bench is ‘difficult’

    Larry Brown Sports "Even though he is happy his team has reached the Super Bowl, Brock Osweiler acknowledges that it is difficult being on the bench in favor of Peyton Manning. Osweiler took over as the Denver Broncos’ starter in mid-November after Manning got hurt. The team went 5-2 under his watch, which means..." February 03

  • Broncos safety Ryan Murphy detained, questioned in Sheriff's prostitution sting

    San Jose Mercury News "Denver Broncos safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murphy was questioned by authorities during a prostitution sting that involved his brother Tuesday, according to sources familiar with the investigation. The encounter occurred in San Jose, but involved the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office, not..." February 03

  • Colts hope to welcome back Peyton Manning in retirement

    The Score "The Indianapolis Colts hope to cement Peyton Manning's legacy as one of the greatest players in their franchise's history when the Denver Broncos quarterback decides to retire. Since being released by the team that drafted him first overall in 1998, Manning has remained amicable with the Colts,..." February 03

  • NFL to consider putting video on sideline tablets

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL’s embrace of tablet technology has been limited, to date. Soon, the bright blue Microsoft Surface devices that show up on sidelines could do more than simply show images of pre-snap formations. At a Tuesday press conference, NFL executive V.P. Brian Rolapp said that the league will..." February 02

  • Kubiak: I've done things 'different' since health scare "Standing on the doorstep of Super Bowl 50, it's easy to forget how far Gary Kubiak has come over the past three seasons. The Broncos coach has been universally praised by his players this week, but it was fair to wonder -- 13 months ago -- if he'd ever be a head coach again. His stock was..." February 02

  • Peyton Manning called the perfect play and made his HGH scandal disappear (for now)

    SB Nation "Peyton Manning faced dozens of media members crushed up against his podium last night to see him at Super Bowl media day, the largest and most unpredictable press conference of the season. There, he was asked about the NFL's investigation into allegations he obtained human growth hormone. "I..." February 02

  • Lady Gaga to perform the national anthem at Super Bowl 50

    Fox Sports "Lady Gaga is on quite a roll. Coming off a memorable Golden Globe win for her acting role in "American Horror Story," the NFL has announced that the singer-songwriter is going to perform the national anthem at Super Bowl 50 this Sunday. Oscar-winning actress Marlee Matlin will perform in..." February 02

  • Broncos' Evan Mathis will take Super Bowl over Eagles' $3 million any day

    Sporting News "Evan Mathis was a two-time Pro Bowl selection for the Eagles, but was released prior to the 2015 season following a contract dispute. The guard could have earned $5.5 million this past season with the Eagles, but wound up signing a one-year, $2.5 million deal with the Broncos. Does he think..." February 02

  • Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas understands he needs to play better

    Denver Post "Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas stands at 6-foot-3, 229 pounds. He's chiseled, built like an elite No. 1 receiver. Paid like one, too. On Monday's Super Bowl 50 media night, it might have felt like he shrank in size looking out at the hundreds of reporters firing questions his..." February 02

  • John Elway on John Fox: 'This is why we made the decision'

    Chicago Sun-Times "John Elway wasn’t gloating, but business is business. Replacing John Fox with Gary Kubiak seems to have made the difference. “This is why we made the decision,” the Broncos’ general manager said Monday at “Super Bowl Opening Night” at SAP Center. “This was the idea — to get better and get past..." February 02

  • Peyton Manning isn’t talking about his future, again

    Pro Football Talk "Peyton Manning has about an hour to do this. But before settling into Opening Night (the artist formerly known as media day), Manning was stopped by the NFL Network’s Marshall Faulk, who asked him if this was his last game. “I don’t know the answer to that, Marshall,” he replied. And with..." February 02

  • Survey: NFL Players Don't Trust That Team Doctors Have Their Best Interests At Heart

    Deadspin "The Associated Press just released a big report on the relationship between NFL players’ health and the training and medical care they get from their teams. There’s a whole lot of insight into the pervasiveness of injuries and the inadequacies NFL training staffs have with addressing them. Let’s..." February 02

  • Von Miller sees no issue with Cam Newton's gold Versace pants

    The Score "Cam Newton is the center of attention ahead of the Super Bowl, and the Denver Broncos keyed on the star quarterback as they prepare for the game of their lives. During Super Bowl Opening Night, members of the Broncos were reverential towards the MVP favorite. "Cam is a super tough player to..." February 01