No Wes Welker at practice. Walked into weight-training center.
Denver Post "When defensive tackle Terrance Knighton came over to the Broncos from Jacksonville this season, he attempted to shed his long-time nickname, Pot Roast. His former Jaguars teammate Jeremy Mincey respects that, he says. Now that he's a Bronco, he too wants to lose not only his former nickname —..." December 19
New York Daily News "The NFL has discussed moving the Super Bowl — possibly up to Saturday or back to Monday, Tuesday or the following weekend — in the event of a major snowstorm. The NFL will be playing its first outdoor, cold-weather Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium and it could be played on a day other than Sunday..." December 19
Pro Football Talk "The NFL’s blackout policy could soon be blacked out. The Federal Communications Commissions officially has proposed the adoption of a rule preventing sports leagues from blacking out games. It’s the first official step in a process that now welcomes commentary from the public regarding the..." December 19
#Broncos have agreed to terms with Jeremy Mincey played for Del Rio in Jax.
SI.com "All the apple-cheeked babies, captured for eternity in Creamsicle onesies three sizes too big, are nearly grown. They are high school valedictorians and college athletes, Eagle Scouts and black belts, yearbook editors and engineering majors. They are in the National Honor Society. They lead Bible..." December 16
Pro Football Talk "Last Sunday night, Peter King of TheMMQB.com and I reported on Football Night in America that the league has been discussing centralized replay review, and that the discussions will continue. The discussions are accelerating. Per a league source, replay review could be removed from the..." December 16
CBSSports.com "Getting coach John Fox extended is a top offseason priority for the Denver Broncos, according to team and league sources, and those talks have been tabled to the offseason, with both sides optimistic a deal could be struck to secure his long-term future there. Fox, with Peyton Manning at..." December 15
ESPN.com "That Dec. 29 season-ending game in San Diego was shaping up to be a vacation for some of the Kansas City Chiefs' star players. Jamaal Charles, for instance, might as well have headed to the beach for all the work it looked like he would get that day against the Chargers. Plans have changed..." December 13
NFL Trade Rumors "Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that the Denver Broncos will discussion a contract extension with HC John Fox at some point this offseason. According to La Canfora, Fox should get a “nice raise,” despite the fact that he’s yet to a Super Bowl in his head coaching career. Of course, that..." December 13
#Broncos pass-rusher Von Miller fined $25,000 for roughing the passer, hitting the QB in the helmet with his facemask
San Diego Union-Tribune "Philip Rivers threw two touchdowns and Ryan Mathews added another score and wore down Denver as the Chargers upset the Broncos 27-20 in Denver on Thursday night. The Chargers’ second straight win over a Manning – Peyton on Thursday and his brother Eli and the New York Giants on Sunday – got..." December 13
Champ officially out
NFL.com "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell indicated Wednesday that the league is considering making fundamental changes with how in-game replay reviews are handled. "I think our officials do an incredible job, but there's always room for improvement," Goodell told NFL Media's Albert Breer at the Special..." December 12
San Diego Union-Tribune "Shaun Phillips has recorded a sack at Qualcomm Stadium more than 30 times in his 10-year NFL career. This season, for the first time after dragging down the quarterback, he got booed. He was a Bronco. The quarterback was Philip Rivers. "It's no hard feelings, honestly," Phillips said...." December 11
CBSSports.com "Peyton Manning won't have his second favorite target when Denver hosts San Diego this week. Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker has been ruled out of Thursday's game against the Chargers. Welker suffered a concussion in Denver's 51-28 win over Tennessee on Sunday, his second concussion since Nov...." December 11
Btw, I didn't know there was still a question if Wes Welker would play Thursday, he will not.
Denver Post "On Dec. 16, 2012, the Ravens lined up Michael Oher, Jah Reid, Matt Birk, Bobbie Williams and Kelechi Osemele along their offensive line when they faced the Broncos in Baltimore and lost 34-17. Less than a month later, in the playoffs against the Broncos, Baltimore's line had Bryant McKinnie and..." December 11
Fansided "When the Denver Broncos put up over 50 points on the Tennessee Titans on Sunday, the win was actually a pretty brutal loss outside of the stat sheet. The Broncos lost slot receiver Wes Welker to a head injury which ended up being a concussion which held him out of the rest of Sunday’s game. It’s..." December 10
NFL.com "On an afternoon when the NFL Media newsroom erupted with cheers several times, the loudest was reserved for Denver Broncos kicker Matt Prater. Prater broke the NFL record with a 64-yard field goal to draw within one point of the Tennessee Titans going into halftime of Sunday's game. The..." December 09
RT @ESPNLockerRoom: Woodyard says he’s been told to take a decreased role to get ready for the playoffs. “I don’t like it.” Woodyard says
Denver Post "The puffs of icy breath were visible all the way up in the press box. Peyton Manning's play calls were clouds, breath, breath, breath, snap. This was supposed to be his downfall, this crisp, clear cold, the kind that'll freeze a foot, cleat, sock and all, upon contact with the frozen..." December 09
Rotoworld "Wes Welker left Sunday's Week 14 game against the Titans with a concussion and will not return. With under a minute to go in the first half, Welker went low to try to catch a Peyton Manning pass and got his neck bent awkwardly by Titans S George Wilson. It's even scarier than usual because Welker..." December 08
CBSSports.com "It's official, John Fox will be coaching the Broncos from the sideline on Sunday. Denver's game against Tennessee will mark Fox's first game back since undergoing heart surgery on Nov. 4 and Fox wasn't sure if he was going to coach from the field or the press box. The Broncos coach said on..." December 06
PSD Staff If you survived the ups and downs with underperformers and gut wrenching injuries to wind up in your leagues playoffs, than congratulations. But you know you're not done yet as just making the post-season is not enough. League championships and a year of bragging rights are on the line. Let's see... December 05
USA Today "Tim Tebow, the telegenic former QB, will almost certainly be a college football TV analyst next year, either for ESPN’s SEC Network, CBS Sports, or Fox Sports, multiple sources tell The Big Lead. Tebow, who was released by the Patriots in August, is finally beginning to realize his NFL career..." December 04
CBS Washington "There is not enough evidence to establish a link between football and the increase risk of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), says a new study. Previous information had shown that National Football League players may be at a higher risk of death associated with Alzheimer’s and other..." December 04
Fox said he's unsure whether he will coach on the sideline or in the press box.
Fox: "I feel tremendous. Obviously the doctors feel good about me getting back to work."
Denver Post "As always, Peyton Manning did a lot of waving and pointing before the ball was snapped. What he should have done is wave after the snap. Keep going, Eric. Keep going. Hey, Demaryius, go long. Longer. Lon-ger! OK, here g-o-o-o-e-s! At 37, Peyton Manning has become the NFL's new Mad..." December 02
Trindon Holliday (shoulder) is questionable. Sherman with the big hit on him on that last kick return. #Chiefs
Denver Post "A little before 7 a.m. Monday, regardless of whether his team wins or loses without him Sunday at Kansas City, John Fox will walk into his expansive office at the Broncos headquarters and resume his job as head coach. "The longest bye week in history," Fox said Friday during an interview with..." December 01
Denver Post "Broncos defensive end Derek Wolfe has been ruled out of Sunday's game at Kansas City because of an illness. Wolfe is being treated at a Denver hospital after becoming ill on the team's bus to Denver International Airport on Friday. He was taken by ambulance to a local hospital after becoming..." November 30
Denver Post "Maybe this weekend Knowshon Moreno will get 38 carries. He had a career-high 37 carries last weekend at New England, gaining a career-high 224 yards. "But it went by so fast," Moreno said Friday. "Especially during the game, you don't know how many carries you've got. You're just out there..." November 30
RB Knowshon Moreno, TE Julius Thomas, CB Champ Bailey moving better in practice today. CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie appeared limited.
Knowshon Moreno at practice
Oh Peyton Manning at practice
ESPN.com "Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno is in his fifth NFL season. In terms of NFL experience that puts him in the middle of road in the team’s locker room. However, when the team’s running backs meet, Moreno has more NFL seasons than the other three in the room combined. And if experience..." November 28
Jay Glazer just reported on Fox that John Fox will return to the Broncos practices on Monday and will coach the team in Week 14 vs Ten.
Denver Post "Broncos coach John Fox returned to Denver on Wednesday and was back at his area home by early afternoon. Fox underwent aortic valve replacement surgery Nov. 4 in North Carolina, where he has a home and has been recuperating ever since. "He'll spend Thanksgiving at his home, and at some point in..." November 28
RB Knowshon Moreno, CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie; TE Joel Dreessen also missing practice.
DenverBroncos.com "Monday afternoon, Interim Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator Jack Del Rio relayed positive injury news. "A couple of the injuries that we were concerned about are not going to be significant," he said. But the one player he was waiting to hear back about was defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson,..." November 27
Broncos owner Pat Bowlen sent his plane to pick up John Fox in Charlotte and to bring him back to Denver before Thanksgiving.
Pro Football Talk "The Broncos expect to have cornerback Champ Bailey and tight end Julius Thomas back in the lineup for their date with the Chiefs in Week 13, but it doesn’t look like they’ll have defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Vickerson dislocated his hip in Sunday night’s..." November 26
Jack Del Rio said he expects CB Champ Bailey (foot) and TE Julius Thomas (knee) to play this week against Kansas City.
CBSSports.com "It wasn't exactly the homecoming Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker envisioned. By the time it was over, not only did the former Patriot have just four catches for 31 yards (not to mention several drops), but he was also responsible for the game-deciding turnover. With just over three minutes to..." November 25
Broncos RB Knowshon Moreno was spotted on crutches, in walking boot, after Denver's OT loss. Hurt foot in OT.