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San Diego Chargers running back Mike Tolbert (35) is tackled by Denver Broncos free safety Quinton Carter during the first half of an NFL football game on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2011, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)
When Brian Dawkins retired the Denver Broncos knew they were going to have a hole to fill. Dawkins wasn’t elite as he once was, but was still good enough to start on most NFL teams. John Elway set out to find some veteran leadership to fill out the depth on that part of the roster and for the most part succeeded.
In a way, this position may see the most fluidity in who starts as the season goes on. There is just too much experience and talent at the position to be absolutely sure who will end up finishing the season as a starter.
As strong safety, Mike Adams will be tasked with being the veteran leader in the defensive backfield. Last season was the first time in his nine year career where he was a 16 game starter, so the jury is definitely out on whether he ...
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Moreno seen during a training camp practice session at Dove Valley in July. (BroncoTalk.net)
On Monday, the Denver Broncos held their first practice of the regular season. Following practice, several changes were made to the team’s depth chart.
On Sunday evening, fourth-year running back Knowshon Moreno was listed behind starter Willis McGahee, Lance Ball and rookie Ronnie Hillman...
Denver Broncos defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson in 2010. (Joe Amon/Denver Post)
A position of terrible need last year has become a position of incredible depth. On paper, the Denver Broncos should continue their climb back to defensive respectability against opposing rushing attacks. The first team defense was stellar in the three preseason games and only faltered during the Seattle...
It’s here! The 2012 NFL season starts Wednesday night with the Cowboys visiting the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants. Here’s some interesting questions and answers for the upcoming season.
Peyton Manning: Will we see the old Manning or a new, not as awesome Manning?
I think we’ll see Manning get back to the Peyton of old. I do want to say that if I were a...
The last Broncos running back we can recall wearing No. 21 was Tatum Bell back in 2008. (Images courtesy of Getty and The Associated Press)
In addition to safety Jim Leonhard going from jersey No. 45 to No. 36, four other players have also changed their respective numbers.
Per the team —
RB Ronnie Hillman — No. 21 (Formerly No. 34)
DB Duke Ihenacho — No. 33 (No. 39)
The Denver Broncos line backer Von Miller sacks the New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez during the fourth quarter of play Thursday November 17, 2011 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. (John Leyba, The Denver Post)
The Denver Broncos really did all they could to shore up the depth at the linebacker position. The problem remains to be the long term options at middle linebacker...
Students attending school in Weld Country District 6 near Denver aren't allowed to wear their brand new Peyton Manning jerseys to school.
The ban may be upsetting to many students and parents, but the rule doesn't target Manning's jersey specifically; it targets his number.
According to WCVB, a spokesperson for the school indicated that the numbers 13...
The 2012 Denver Broncos' schedule has looked tough from the time it was released.The home tilt starts with a rematch from last year's playoff game against the Steelers.Opening night on national TV will be a huge game but the Broncos have a much tougher and bigger game at home this season.The Houston Texans visit Sports Authority Field on Sept. 23 for a Week 3 match-up of...
Manning will be a team captain in 2012. (Michael Conroy /AP)
On Wednesday, the Denver Broncos announced five team captains for the 2012 season. As expected, the group is highlighted by quarterback Peyton Manning.
Broncos’ 2012 team captains:
QB Peyton Manning (Offense)
G Chris Kuper (Offense)
CB Champ Bailey (Defense)
DE Elvis Dumervil (Defense)
LB Wesley Woodyard (Special Teams...
It’s impossible to measure a guy’s success based on one game or even a handful of games over a career in the National Football League, but it’s hard not to notice the success, or lack thereof, by Denver Broncos’ QB Peyton Manning against the 3-4 defense.
It really is impossible because Manning has had good success against the Baltimore Ravens and their 3-4 defense which you...
Current Bronco and former Patriots DT Ty Warren is returning to the field after missing the last two seasons with hip and triceps injuries. He'll make his debut next week as the Broncos host the Pittsburgh Steelers.
He sat down with the Denver Post's Lindsay Jones to talk about his return and the challenges of learning the Jak Del Rio's defense:
The 2012 preseason is finally drawing to an end, but the preseason is always the time that the casual fans begin to tune in and find out if their team will actually have a shot this season. However, there have been a couple teams that have been getting all the headlines.
Denver Broncos: Peyton Manning is back and it was odd to not see him throw touchdown passes last season. Peyton...
The Pittsburgh Steelers were off on Tuesday, but returned to the practice field on Wednesday to continue their preparations for the season opener Sunday night against the Denver Broncos.
The first Steelers injury participation report for the 2012 season has now been released and it shows running back Baron Batch (groin) and linebacker James Harrison (knee) as being limited. Harrison...
Season 3, Episode 12 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd I start off the Wednesday episode by reviewing the main talking points from the Tuesday press conference of Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin. We discuss the door being left open for running back Rashard Mendenhall to play Sunday night, but both of us think this is more gamesmanship than anything....