Broncos Rumors & News

  • C.J. Anderson says he’s feeling no pressure

    Denver Post "With a young quarterback, Denver would like to lean on its running game to be the catalyst of the offense. The Broncos started strong rushing for more than 130 yards in their first two games, but they’ve failed to eclipse 90 yards in each of the last four. A leaky offensive line has been at the..." October 23

  • Broncos Trevor Siemian healthier, but offensive improvement starts on first down

    ABC News - Denver "The Broncos can't run. So they can't hide from their issues on the ground. Denver has spiraled from fourth in rushing to 19th overall. Central to the problem is the start of drives. The Broncos average 4.71 yards on first down, which ranks fourth worst in the NFL. Anything less than 5 yards per..." October 22

  • Okung, Latimer await final clearance for Monday night

    Pro Football Talk "As the Broncos prepare to return to prime time, 11 days after a Week Six loss to the Chargers, two of the team’s players await final clearance to return from concussions. Tackle Russell Okung and receiver Cody Latimer are both listed as questionable for Monday night’s game against the Texans...." October 22

  • Goodell blames fans for not understanding NFL’s domestic violence policy

    The Comeback "Roger Goodell gave an interview to BBC Sports, in which he essentially says the league’s handling of domestic violence suspensions is fine. He blames fan ignorance or narrow-mindedness for the perception that he’s not going far enough. Roger Goodell is essentially the man behind the curtain,..." October 22

  • Jon Gruden calls Chris Harris Jr. the most underrated player in the NFL

    Denver Post "The Broncos game against the Houston Texans on Monday night will be full of reunions. Texans players Brock Osweiler, Antonio Smith and Chris Clark return to their old stomping grounds in Denver. Broncos coach Gary Kubiak and defensive coordinator Wade Phillips are among eight coaches that spent..." October 22

  • Broncos' Miller reflects on triple teams creating chances for teammates

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos linebacker Von Miller, with a Super Bowl MVP trophy and a record-setting contract, has drawn plenty of attention from opposing offenses this year. So what’s the worst he has seen? “About three guys, three-and-a-half guys,” Miler said recently on PFT Live. “You know they might motion..." October 22

  • Introduces “Roster Options,” Which Is Basically a Way to Profit Off People Cheating at Fantasy Football

    Total Pro Sports "One of the key components of fantasy football is agonizing over your weekly roster, trying to decide which players are due for a big game and which should remain on the bench. It’s what makes fantasy football gratifying. If we didn’t have to use knowledge and instinct to make tough choices, we..." October 22

  • Osweiler taking lessons from Peyton into matchup against former team "Despite returning to Denver for the first time in a Texans uniform, Brock Osweiler is treating this week the same as last week. Osweiler isn’t thinking of last year's championship run or his departure from the Broncos in free agency. There is no date circled on the calendar. This game is just..." October 21

  • Brock Osweiler thinks the Broncos miss him

    Houston Chronicle "Breaking into a wry smile when asked to react to his former Broncos teammates saying they want to kill him in his high-profile return to Denver with his new team, Texans quarterback Brock Osweiler joked: "It sounds like they miss me." Osweiler acknowledged the significance of him playing..." October 21

  • Kubiak: Trevor Siemian has been much better this week

    ESPN "By the time the Denver Broncos face the Houston Texans on Monday night, they will have had 10 days between games. That has helped quarterback Trevor Siemian's left shoulder heal, and all involved also hope it helps the Broncos' passing game. Siemian, who suffered the injury to his nonthrowing..." October 21

  • The NFL is cracking down hard on illegal celebrations. Players and fans ask, why?

    Washington Post "Twerking? Don’t do it, Antonio Brown. Shooting a fake bow and arrow? No way, Josh Norman and Brandin Cooks. Taking off your helmet? Nope, Odell Beckham Jr. Shooting a jump shot over the crossbar? Forget about it, Vernon Davis. NFL officials are throwing penalty flags for illegal..." October 20

  • Should Broncos start Devontae Booker over C.J. Anderson?

    Denver Post "Should the Broncos start Devontae Booker over C.J. Anderson at running back? Kiz: OK, there’s no need to over-analyze it. Broncos coach Gary Kubiak likes to run the football. When his team has trouble running, his offense sputters. After general manager John Elway revamped the offensive line..." October 20

  • Sagging NFL TV ratings leave owners scrambling for answers

    USA Today "It’s an election year, silly. That wasn’t the entire company line, but the impact of the dramatic presidential election cycle was certainly a prevailing sentiment as NFL owners gathered Tuesday for their quarterly meeting and assessed the league's unusual and precipitous dip in TV..." October 19

  • Broncos LB Brandon Marshall on playing Brock Osweiler: 'We want to kill him'

    ABC News - Denver "It's Brock Week. That's not to be confused with Shark Week. But no mistake, the Broncos defense can't wait to sink its fangs into Denver's former starting quarterback. Osweiler bolted for Houston in March, lured by a four-year, $72-million deal with $36 million guaranteed. The Broncos,..." October 18

  • Gary Kubiak: Devontae Booker 'deserves' more carries

    ESPN "On his first full day back with the team since he spent a night in the hospital last week, Denver Broncos coach Gary Kubiak made several things clear Monday. Near or at the top of his to-do list was to be better in the run game, and to that end rookie running back Devontae Booker can expect to..." October 18

  • Sean McDonough rips NFL officiating, blames it for ratings decline

    Larry Brown Sports "The Arizona Cardinals and New York Jets did not exactly put on a great show Monday night, and the officiating didn’t help. Head official Jerome Boger and his crew threw a whopping 19 penalty flags, making the game — which was never close — extremely hard to watch. Ratings have been down across..." October 18

  • Broncos Claim OL Billy Turner Off Waivers From Ravens

    NFL Trade Rumors "Darren Wolfson of 1500 ESPN reports that the Broncos have claimed OL Billy Turner off of waivers from the Ravens on Monday. This is the second time Turner has been claimed in the past week. Turner, 24, is a former third-round pick of the Dolphins back in 2014. He’s currently in the third..." October 17

  • Broncos coach Gary Kubiak will reportedly return to the team on Monday

    CBS Sports "Denver Broncos coach Gary Kubiak will be back at work next week. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported on Saturday afternoon that Kubiak will return to the team on Monday after missing last week. Kubiak was hospitalized with what the team described as a "complex migraine" after their Week 4 win over..." October 15

  • Female Broncos Fan Nearly Falls From Upper Deck Throwing Wild Punch at Chargers Fan

    The Big Lead "This is a very short video, but my gosh it’s action packed. We have two female fans at Thursday’s Denver Broncos – San Diego Chargers game. The Broncos fan takes a wild swing at the Chargers fan, but obviously didn’t properly gauge the distance. So her momentum carries her over two rows of..." October 15

  • Rivers sets Chargers' passing mark in win over Broncos

    The Sports Xchange "SAN DIEGO -- Mike McCoy's voice cracked, and the San Diego coach couldn't hide his misty eyes. Or the relief that the Chargers didn't blow another lead. San Diego got a career-high four field goals from Josh Lambo, and Philip Rivers became the Chargers' all-time leader in passing yards..." October 14

  • Joe DeCamillis “sick to my stomach” after Broncos’ loss

    Pro Football Talk "The Broncos came up short last night against the Chargers, and afterward interim head coach Joe DeCamillis was in a foul mood. “I just wish we could have got a win for the city, got a win for the organization,” said DeCamillis, who is serving as head coach while Gary Kubiak recovers from an..." October 14

  • Russell Okung, Cody Latimer in post-concussion protocol "Left tackle Russell Okung and wide receiver Cody Latimer will both be in the league-mandated post-concussion protocol after being injured Thursday against the San Diego Chargers. Latimer sat out the entire second half after being diagnosed with a concussion, while Okung suffered symptoms in..." October 14

  • Broncos may stop deferring when winning the toss

    Pro Football Talk "Teams with great defenses prefer to start the game on defense, with the goal of: (1) engineering a three-and-out; (2) finagling a short field; and (3) getting on the scoreboard; and (4) repeat, repeat, repeat. The Broncos have a great defense, which has caused them to defer possession until the..." October 14

  • Broncos' Russell Okung tweets 'all good' after being taken to hospital after loss

    CBS Sports "For the second time is less than a week, a member of the Broncos organization was hospitalized after a loss. Broncos offensive lineman Russell Okung left Qualcomm Stadium in an ambulance shortly after the game against the Chargers ended on Thursday night. The team announced that Okung was..." October 14

  • Trevor Siemian will start at QB Thursday night for Denver Broncos

    Fox Sports "The Denver Broncos are getting starting QB Trevor Siemian back Thursday night, just days after the defending champions' first loss of the season. Siemian said Tuesday he expected to be ready to start against the San Diego Chargers this week and early Thursday morning, ESPN's Adam Schefter..." October 13

  • Donald Trump makes fun of NFL concussion protocol

    247 Sports "Donald Trump is apparently not a fan of the NFL's concussion protocol. The Republican nominee for president made fun of the amount of time players miss now due to head injuries. The NFL has made significant changes in its concussion protocol over the past few years. While players often miss a..." October 13

  • If shoulder holds, Siemian will start against Chargers

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Barring an unexpected setback to his left shoulder, Trevor Siemian will be the Denver Broncos’ starting quarterback Thursday night at San Diego, multiple sources told 9News. Siemian missed the Broncos’ game Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons because of a sprained AC joint in his non-throwing..." October 12

  • Broncos players praise interim coach’s enthusiasm

    Pro Football Talk "When former Broncos coach John Fox had a health issue in 2013, the team turned to former defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio. This time, with coach Gary Kubiak out for a week when he became ill following Sunday’s game against the Falcons, the job falls to special-teams coordinator Joe DeCamillis,..." October 11

  • Trevor Siemian To Play On Thursday

    Pro Football Rumors "Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian told reporters that he expects to start on Thursday against the Chargers. Siemian has been sidelined with a shoulder injury, but he has healed quickly. “The last couple of days I’ve made some strides,” the quarterback said (Twitter link via Cameron Wolfe of..." October 11

  • Broncos Coach Gary Kubiak remains hospitalized, is improving

    Washington Post "Shortly after his Broncos lost at home to the Falcons on Sunday, Gary Kubiak was taken to a Denver-area hospital. A team spokesman said, via Twitter, that the head coach “had flu-like symptoms” and was hospitalized “as a precaution.” Kubiak, 55, remained in the hospital Monday morning, with..." October 10

  • Kubiak will not coach Broncos Thursday vs. Chargers "Denver coach Gary Kubiak will not coach the Broncos in Thursday's game against the San Diego Chargers after being diagnosed with a "complex migraine condition" during a postgame hospital stay Sunday, Broncos general manager John Elway said. He will take the week off and return to the team Monday,..." October 10

  • Kubiak diagnosed with complex migraine; team releases statement

    247 Sports "Broncos coach Gary Kubiak was diagnosed with a complex migraine condition, according to a statement released by the team. Kubiak, who was taken to the hospital after yesterday's game, experienced flu-like symptoms -- extreme fatigue and body weakness -- that were caused by the illness. He..." October 10

  • Broncos' Siemian expected to start at QB on Thursday "Paxton Lynch made his first career start in Sunday's loss to the Atlanta Falcons and looked every bit a rookie. Lynch held the ball too long, displayed poor footwork, was unproductive when not in shotgun and overwhelmed behind a shaky offensive line. The Broncos tried to swipe a win while..." October 10

  • Broncos coach Gary Kubiak taken to hospital after game "Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak was taken to the hospital with flu-like symptoms on Sunday after Denver's 23-16 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. Kubiak was taken to the hospital as a precaution and is being evaluated." October 10

  • Falcons hand Broncos their first loss

    The Sports Xchange "DENVER -- The Atlanta Falcons extended their run of success by leaning on their running backs. Quarterback Matt Ryan led five scoring drives against the Broncos' vaunted defense, including two that running backs Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman finished with touchdowns as the Falcons won..." October 09

  • Broncos QB Trevor Siemian Expected To Be Back For Week 6

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that while Broncos QB Trevor Siemian won’t start Sunday’s game and is instead likely to be inactive, he’s still expected to be ready to go for their Week 6 game against the Chargers on Thursday. Siemina suffered a shoulder last week and the Broncos ultimately..." October 09

  • Paxton Lynch earns first start for Broncos vs. Falcons "Paxton Lynch will see his first NFL start on Sunday. The Broncos' rookie first-round quarterback will start ahead of an injured Trevor Siemian against the Falcons, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Saturday. Dealing with an AC joint sprain in his left shoulder, Siemian was limited in..." October 08

  • How can an NFL player go broke?

    Sporting News "How can an NFL player go broke? Originally answered on Sept. 7, 2016. This question originally appeared on Quora , the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. You can follow Quora on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+ . Any number of..." October 08

  • Someone has been “stealing” Derek Wolfe’s sacks. But Broncos’ pass-rush still ranks No. 1.

    Denver Post "The Broncos through one quarter of the NFL season are running away in the sack race, with a league-best 17. They average more than four per game. But the intra-team race is heating up. Derek Wolfe, a fifth-year defensive end, grabbed 2 ½ sacks Sunday at Tampa Bay. He jumped to third in the..." October 07

  • Report: NFL Threatens To Fine Teams If They Use Too Much Footage On Social Media

    Deadspin "Buried in Albert Breer’s column for MMQB this morning was a nugget suggesting just how seriously the NFL is taking their declining primetime TV audiences. Ratings in the 18-t0-49 demographic have fallen between 12 and 16 percent for Thursday, Sunday, and Monday night games, and the NFL,..." October 07

  • Ratings Fumble for NFL Surprises Networks, Advertisers

    Pro Football Talk "Fewer people have been watching the NFL on TV this year. The NFL previously had said nothing about it. Now, the NFL has. And it’s along the lines of, “All is well.” “We’re missing some stars out there,” NFL media chief Brian Rolapp said, via the Wall Street Journal. Indeed they are, in part..." October 07

  • What Broncos coaches have seen in Paxton Lynch: The good, the bad and everything in between

    Denver Post "Paxton Lynch never has been one to disguise his feelings or thoughts, and he seems to have no desire to start now. There’s a childlike wonderment that Lynch cannot and will not shake. But against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday at Sports Authority Field, the Broncos’ rookie quarterback could be..." October 06

  • Broncos' Aqib Talib shot himself in leg in June

    ESPN "Dallas police have completed their investigation into the June 5 shooting of Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib. They concluded that he shot himself in the leg, according to WFAA television. Dallas police will not file charges against Talib, WFAA-TV reported. When reached by ESPN and the..." October 06

  • Broncos' Siemian 'just sore,' expected to play Sunday

    Denver Post "Trevor Siemian on Tuesday told Denver Sports 760, a radio station that is a partner with the Broncos, that he is “feeling pretty good” and is “better today than I was yesterday.” “It’s just sore,” he added. “Thankfully, it’s my left shoulder, so it makes it a little better.” The Broncos’..." October 05

  • The Aqib Talib Shooting Investigation is Complete and It Turns Out He Shot Himself

    The Big Lead " On June 5, Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib sustained a single bullet wound in his right leg, and was driven to the hospital in a Rolls Royce. Talib told the cops he didn’t know who did it, and the initial police report indicated Talib had been shot by an “unknown suspect.”" October 04

  • Trevor Siemian "day-to-day" with left shoulder injury "Quarterback Trevor Siemian is "day-to-day" with the left shoulder injury he suffered Sunday, Head Coach Gary Kubiak told Denver Sports 760 in a Monday morning interview. "Our plans moving forward are for Trevor to be there Sunday (against the Falcons) and be ready to go, but he's day to day,"..." October 03

  • QB wreckage: How the Broncos’ defense has battered, limited opponents

    Denver Post "The Broncos, led by Aqib Talib and their young quarterbacks, defeated Jameis Winston and the Buccaneers, 27-7, on Sunday to move to 4-0 on the season. The Broncos victory was just the latest against a star quarterback this season. Here’s a look back at the damage their defense has inflicted on..." October 03

  • Broncos blast Bucs but lose Siemian

    The Sports Xchange "TAMPA, Fla. -- Going from one inexperienced quarterback to another, the Denver Broncos still have their defense, which held the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to 215 total yards in a 27-7 victory on Sunday at Raymond James Stadium. "When we got turnovers, we converted them," Broncos coach Gary Kubiak..." October 02

  • Trevor Siemian leaves game with injury

    247 Sports "Trevor Siemian has just went down. The Broncos quarterback was carted to the locker room before halftime with an apparent shoulder injury." October 02

  • Von Miller’s crazy new ‘Cash Cleats’ match his Super Bowl ring

    The Comeback "Life for Von Miller is really good right now. The Denver Broncos’ star edge rusher signed one of the richest contracts ever for a defensive player in July, his team is off to a 3-0 start and doesn’t look like they’ve missed a beat defending their Super Bowl title, and he’s spending money on some..." October 01