Drew Lock RUMORS & NEWS

  • Drew Lock’s Reaction to Losing Broncos QB Battle Revealed

    Heavy "Drew Lock has been a polarizing figure since his rise to the starting quarterback position for the Denver Broncos. Lock has been ousted as the starter by former Pro Bowl quarterback Teddy Bridgewater in what must be a crushing blow to the third-year..." September 06

  • Teddy Bridgewater Is a Safe Choice for the Broncos, but Also Probably the Right One

    The Ringer "It didn’t have to be this way. Sure, extracting a grumpy Aaron Rodgers from Green Bay was always a fantasy, but the Broncos came into this spring with options at quarterback. They had their shot to draft Justin Fields or Mac Jones with the no. 9 pick, but instead chose to add a cornerback..." August 27

  • Drew Lock needs to stay ready, because he likely will play at some point

    Pro Football Talk "For mediocre teams with quarterback competitions, the reality is that the winner also wins the right to be the first guy benched. That’s the most important thing that Broncos backup (for now) quarterback Drew Lock can keep in mind, in the aftermath of learning that he..." August 26

  • Teddy Bridgewater earned Denver Broncos' QB job, but it's not over for Drew Lock

    ESPN "The No. 18 loomed large over the quarterback decision Denver Broncos coach Vic Fangio faced throughout the offseason -- all the way to his selection on the fourth Wednesday in August of Teddy Bridgewater over Drew Lock. No. 18 as in Peyton Manning, whose..." August 26

  • Drew Lock gets vote of confidence from Vic Fangio despite losing QB job

    Larry Brown Sports "It’s clear that Denver Broncos coach Vic Fangio is trying to keep quarterback Drew Lock’s spirits up despite passing him over for the team’s starting job. Fangio spoke about Lock in his press conference on Wednesday, affirming that the franchise still has faith in..." August 25

  • 3 ideal trade destinations for Denver Broncos QB Drew Lock

    Sportsnaut "Denver Broncos quarterback Drew Lock lost a training camp competition to veteran newcomer Teddy Bridgewater, which could mean he’ll be either requesting a trade soon, or the Broncos will field calls for him. Let’s take a look at some of the landing..." August 25

  • Drew Lock, Teddy Bridgewater battle nearing its end for Broncos

    Clutch Points "There are a ton of quarterback battles across the NFL, including the New England Patriots and San Francisco 49ers. One of the other battles is the Denver Broncos, as they decide between Drew Lock and Tedd Bridgewater. Lock, the Broncos’ incumbent, looks to be the..." August 25

  • Drew Lock Appears to Be John Elway's Final Failure

    The Big Lead "For all the crap I'm about to talk about John Elway as an executive, let's not forget he did a lot of good for the Broncos as their President/GM, leading the Broncos back to relevance, acquiring Peyton Manning in free agency and putting together a roster than won the Super..." August 22

  • Vic Fangio still isn’t ready to pick between Drew Lock and Teddy Bridgewater

    Pro Football Talk "As the saying goes, when you have two quarterbacks, you have none. The Broncos believe that they currently have two quarterbacks, and that they have two quarterbacks. “Both of these guys have done well,” coach Vic Fangio said of Drew Lock and Teddy..." August 22

  • Vic Fangio “pretty damn close” to quarterback decision

    The Denver Channel "Forget numbers. Let's look at the Broncos quarterback competition by the calendar.  The Broncos acquired Teddy Bridgewater on April 28 to push Drew Lock for the starting job. It's Aug. 18. There have been 18 training camp practices, counting walk-throughs. Only 24 days..." August 18

  • Vic Fangio: No separation between Drew Lock, Teddy Bridgewater

    ESPN "Denver Broncos coach Vic Fangio said his team's quarterback competition was "even-steven'' going into Saturday's preseason opener against the Minnesota Vikings. Then he watched Drew Lock and Teddy Bridgewater do all they could to keep it that..." August 15

  • Drew Lock in ‘driver’s seat’ to become Denver Broncos starting QB

    Sportsnaut "Drew Lock will open the preseason as the Denver Broncos starting quarterback and it seems the third-year passer is in a great spot to win the position battle over Teddy Bridgewater. After passing on Justin Fields in the 2021 NFL Draft, many..." August 14

  • Broncos are “not panicking” about looming decision at QB

    Pro Football Talk "Between Drew Lock and Teddy Bridgewater, the Broncos may have a franchise quarterback. That’s at least the hope that General Manager George Paton expressed at his Thursday press conference. The first-year G.M. was addressing reporters prior to Denver’s joint..." August 12

  • Vic Fangio names Drew Lock starter in first preseason game

    Mile High Report "Competition for the Denver Broncos starting quarterback job has been essentially even through all of training camp. Head Coach Vic Fangio said there hasn’t been significant separation between Drew Lock and Teddy Bridgewater. That could be why he gave Lock the nod to start in the..." August 10

  • Broncos Quarterbacks Drew Lock, Teddy Bridgewater Respond to Aaron Rodgers Rumors

    USA Today "Entering the summer, Drew Lock and Teddy Bridgewater are set to compete for the Denver Broncos’ starting quarterback job. The team’s quarterback situation might change in the coming weeks if the Green Bay Packers grant Aaron Rodgers’ trade request. Rodgers wants..." August 05

  • Drew Lock will get first reps in Broncos QB competition with Teddy Bridgewater

    NFL.com "However tenuous a hold Drew Lock has on the Denver Broncos quarterback job, it's at least strong enough to get him the first reps of training camp. The 2019 second-round draft pick, whom the Broncos traded up to acquire, will compete with veteran newcomer Teddy..." July 27

  • Lug nut smashes into Denver Broncos QB Drew Lock’s windshield

    Sportsnaut "Denver Broncos quarterback Drew Lock was driving through Kansas recently when a rogue lug nut flew into his windshield. According to Ben Trooper on Twitter, the lug nut flew over a median, and went straight into Lock’s windshield, but thankfully, the thick glass..." July 08

  • Jerry Jeudy: Competition is making Teddy Bridgewater, Drew Lock better

    Pro Football Talk "Teddy Bridgewater might start the season opener for the Broncos. Or might it be Drew Lock? Or maybe a different veteran quarterback? For now, Bridgewater and Lock are competing for the job. Barring a trade for a Deshaun Watson or an Aaron Rodgers, the Broncos..." June 24

  • Broncos see both Teddy Bridgewater and Drew Lock “getting better”

    Essentially Sports "The Denver Broncos are set to have a quarterback tussle through the course of the 2021 NFL season. With no assured starter, Drew Lock and new entrant Teddy Bridgewater are looking to make a meaningful impression at the Broncos Minicamp. While Bridgewater joins his fourth NFL..." June 17

  • Aaron Rodgers to Broncos trade speculation draws honest response from Drew Lock

    Clutch Points "The Denver Broncos were one of the teams most heavily linked to Green Bay Packers’ Aaron Rodgers as trade speculation swirled surrounding the quarterback. But with Rodgers staying put, at least for the time being, the Broncos look to be running things back with..." June 16

  • Vic Fangio hopes to get Drew Lock, Teddy Bridgewater a lot of preseason snaps

    Yahoo! Sports "Broncos head coach Vic Fangio said last week that neither Drew Lock nor Teddy Bridgewater could create separation in the team’s quarterback competition during their work at organized team activities. That will push the main part of the competition to the..." June 01

  • Drew Lock reveals what he learned from Peyton Manning during offseason

    Yardbarker "Peyton Manning has spent time working with Drew Lock this offseason, and the Denver Broncos quarterback says the guidance he has received from the Hall of Famer has been incredibly helpful. Lock told reporters on Monday that he is “forever grateful” for the advice Manning..." May 24

  • Drew Lock’s balancing act, Von Miller’s presence: 7 things to watch as Broncos enter OTAs

    The Athletic "The Broncos will welcome players to the team facility Monday morning for the start of Phase 3 of the voluntary offseason workout program. This four-week session will include 10 days of organized team practices with in-person classroom instruction mixed in. The phase will wrap up with..." May 24

  • Here’s the Broncos’ plan for Drew Lock, Teddy Bridgewater

    Clutch Points "The Denver Broncos didn’t take a quarterback in the 2021 NFL Draft, but they did trade for Teddy Bridgewater right before it to add competition at the position for incumbent quarterback Drew Lock. Friday, Broncos head coach Vic Fangio revealed his plan for..." May 14

  • Melvin Gordon believes Teddy Bridgewater will 'bring the best out of' Drew Lock

    NFL.com "The Denver Broncos bypassed selecting a quarterback in the 2021 NFL Draft, instead opting to trade for veteran Teddy Bridgewater to compete with Drew Lock for another season. The decision not to bring in a clear-cut starter gives Lock more rope to..." May 14

  • Broncos' Courtland Sutton gives Drew Lock a vote of confidence: QB is 'on a different level'

    Sporting News "In an interview with Ryan Edwards and Benjamin Allbright on the team's flagship radio station, KOA in Denver, Sutton said he "saw a lot of promise" from Lock down the stretch last season while watching from the sideline. He also said he has seen Lock put in the work this..." May 14

  • Drew Lock favored to start Week 1 for Packers as Aaron Rodgers drama persists

    Sportsnaut "Green Bay’s quarterback drama is opening new betting markets as books attempt to decode the message from reigning MVP Aaron Rodgers. Drew Lock, currently the Denver Broncos’ presumed No. 1 QB, has 3-1 odds from SportsBetting.com to take the first snap under..." May 11

  • Teddy Bridgewater, Drew Lock will have equal chance to win starting QB job

    Pro Football Talk "The Broncos are preparing for a quarterback competition that will span the next few months. Broncos head coach Vic Fangio said he’ll give incumbent starter Drew Lock and new arrival Teddy Bridgewater equal time with the first-team offense in Organized Team..." May 02

  • George Paton: Broncos happy with the two quarterbacks we have

    Pro Football Talk "The hours leading up to the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft featured a lot of talk about Aaron Rodgers‘ future with the Packers. Word of trade interest from various teams was followed by word that Rodgers wants out and that the Broncos were the likeliest..." April 30

  • Vikings Could Trade for Drew Lock if the Broncos Draft a Top QB

    SI "The Vikings have been rumored to be interested in the second tier of quarterbacks in this year's draft as they look for a backup with some developmental upside. Instead, what if they traded for a former second-round pick with 18 NFL starts to his name? Minnesota is considered a..." April 29

  • Teddy Bridgewater is an upgrade over Drew Lock in almost every way

    Mile High Report "According to the data at Pro-football-reference.com Drew Lock was the least accurate starting QB in the league in 2020. His on-target percentage was 68.9 percent. That was a little worse than Dwayne Haskins at 69.6 percent. Teddy Bridgewater was the fourth most accurate starter. 35..." April 29

  • Drew Lock is the answer for the Broncos. I mean, John Elway can’t be trusted!

    Clutch Points "With the 2021 NFL Draft nearly here, many are expecting John Elway to make a move away from Drew Lock, finding a different Denver Broncos quarterback in the process. Perhaps that’ll come during the actual draft, but possibly through a trade or weird signing or some..." April 27

  • Drew Lock and about 20 teammates attend Broncos’ voluntary workout

    Pro Football Talk "Players on the Broncos were the first team to release a statement through the NFL Players Association saying they would not attend voluntary offseason workouts. But plenty of players on the team were there at the facility when the offseason program started today. Mike Klis of 9 News..." April 19

  • Drew Lock 'doing a lot of work this offseason' with Peyton Manning

    NFL.com "The Denver Broncos are at an interesting crossroads as we head toward the 2021 NFL Draft later this month. What new GM George Paton does at the quarterback position will speak volumes about what the new brass thinks about Drew Lock and how his future might unfold in..." April 12

  • Drew Lock Has 'Tenuous Hold' on Broncos' Starting QB Job

    SI "Although it falls short of breaking news, renowned NFL insider Peter King reported via his latest column that Drew Lock is anything but entrenched as the Denver Broncos starting quarterback for 2021. King believes Denver "needs a QB of the future" — the..." April 12

  • Phillip Lindsay says Drew Lock controls own fate as Broncos QB

    The Score "Former Denver Broncos running back Phillip Lindsay says it's solely up to Drew Lock to prove himself a franchise quarterback. "Drew holds his own future. Things have been set in place for him to be successful. He has to take advantage of it. ......" March 31