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Amid the Biogenesis drama, rumors swirled Monday when it was reported that Von Miller was facing a four-game suspension from the NFL for violating the league’s drug policy.
Fans and sports analysts alike wondered what could have triggered the suspension, with some wondering whether Miller violated the performance-enhancing drug policy or the recreational drug policy.
As it turns out, it might have been neither. A source close to The Denver Post told the paper that the Denver Broncos linebacker did not test positive for performance-enhancing drugs or for recreational drugs before he was suspended. The suspension, which Miller is in the process of appealing, could have stemmed from another violation.
Miller did test positive for marijuana in 2011 during his rookie season, The Post points out, and that would have placed him in the NFL’s drug program. Once in the program, any number of things, outside of failed drug tests, can result in a possible suspension, such as missing drug tests ...
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Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller did not test positive for performance enhancing drugs or recreational drugs to trigger a suspension from the NFL, NFL sources told The Denver Post on Friday.
Miller is reportedly suspended without pay for the first four games of the upcoming NFL season, though the NFL has not commented on the matter or announced an official suspension. Miller...
As we wait for the Von Miller’s appeal to be heard by the NFL for violating the league’s drug policy, one of his Broncos teammates is confident he won’t be suspended, according to Lindsey Jones of USA TODAY Sports.
Miller has filed an appeal with the NFL to get the suspension lifted, and though such wins are rare, those close to Miller believe he will eventually be cleared...
Broncos linebacker Von Miller, currently facing a four-game suspension to kick off the 2013 season, continues to maintain his innocence in the matter. The suspension was originally believed to be due to violating the league’s drug policy, but Miller has insisted that he does not use drugs.
Reports are coming in from all angles, but at least one source backs Miller’s story...
Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller has been arrested on a warrant alleging he failed to appear in court on a traffic misdemeanor.
Miller was arrested Sunday and then released, Arapahoe County sheriff's detention chief Louie Perea said Wednesday.
The Broncos released a statement saying they and NFL officials are aware of the allegation that Miller didn't appear at a court...
By all accounts Von Miller is a great teammate a sensational football player a good kid who is learning the hard way that it's time to grow up.
Easy to say difficult to execute. For Miller is a kid at heart. A ferocious pass rusher the 24-year-old Miller is fun and fun-loving when mixing with the guys in the Broncos' locker room. He loves to joke and has the type of humor...
Peter King of SI.com believes that rookie running back Montee Ball will beat out Ronnie Hillman for the Broncos starting running back job.
Den stuff: Montee Ball better than Pittman, to win job eventually … Rookie DE Quanterus Smith flashes … Elway: DRC best cover CB in lg.
— Peter King (@SI_PeterKing) July 26, 2013
Hillman is a solid back, but if the Broncos really believed...
The Broncos season ended with a big "what-if" in the playoffs. Would they have been playing for the Super Bowl? Could they have won? We'll never know.
Have they done enough to make a run this year? This is my second pass through my database predicting every teams record.
Here's where I have every team this season.
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By ARNIE STAPLETON AP Pro Football Writer Joel Dreessen and Jacob Tamme combined for 93 catches, 911 yards and seven touchdowns last season, yet the tight end making all the noise at the Denver Broncos' training camp is a third-year pro with all of one career catch to his name.
Julius Thomas is dropping jaws, eluding linebackers, overpowering safeties...
We reported earlier today that Denver Broncos were worried that center Dan Koppen suffered a torn ACL during Sunday’s practice.
According to Jeff Legwold of the Denver Post, an examination has confirmed that Koppen did tear his ACL.
Exam has shown #Broncos C Dan Koppen has torn ACL.
— Jeff Legwold (@Jeff_Legwold) July 28, 2013
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The preseason injury bug has found its way to Denver.
Broncos center Dan Koppen will miss the entire 2013 season after tearing his left ACL, the team announced on Sunday. He was participating in a team drill at training camp when he was injured in a pile and carted away, according to ESPN.
“I always cringe,” coach John Fox told ESPN after practice. “You never like to see players...
Perfect timing Sylvester.
The Broncos' first training camp practice was finished Thursday. Lunch was getting served picnic style.
Then 313-pound defensive tackle Sylvester Williams showed up for work. The Broncos' first-round draft pick missed the first practice before his agent and the team reached an agreement on a four-year $7.6 million contract that included a $3.9 million...
Broncos center Dan Koppen may have torn his ACL in Sunday's practice, according to NFL.com's Ian
Rapoport. This would be the second center the Broncos have lost this season
as Koppen was signed last month after the Broncos projected starting center
J.D. Walton had ankle surgery. Reports indicate Denver is already afraid that
Koppen may be lost for the season...
Jeff Legwold of the Denver Post reports that Broncos center Dan Koppen did in fact suffer a torn ACL during the team’s Sunday practice.
Denver signed Koppen to a one-year contract worth $915,000 last month. Clearly, they were looking to add some addition depth at center seeing as Manny Ramirez, Philip Blake, and Quentin Saulsberry made up their interior line depth. Given that...
It looks like former Broncos linebacker Joe Mays is quickly drawing some interest now that he’s a free agent.
According to Adam Caplan, the Houston Texans have some interest in Mays.
The Texans have sincere interest in ILB Joe Mays. Realistic chance that they make him an offer over next 24 hours, per source.
— Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) July 28, 2013
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Although the Broncos have not officially announced the injury, sources have confirmed with Fox Sports that C Dan Koppen has torn his ACL in his left knee. Koppen was carted off the field earlier today with a leg injury. He sustained the injury during a 9-on-7 drill.
This is the second day in a row of training camp where we have seen devastating injuries occur.