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Vaughn traded; Moreno and Williams to follow? | BroncoTalk
On Wednesday, the Denver Broncos traded cornerback Cassius Vaughn to the Indianapolis Colts in exchange for fullback Chris Gronkowski. According to Mike Klis, it was the first trade executed by Matt Russell, the team’s new Director of Player Personnel.

Broncos have starting jobs at DT available again | Denver Post
Another offseason, another year in which defensive tackle remains perhaps the biggest question about the Broncos’ defense.
Colorado Rockies’ early season coming apart at the seams | Denver Post
After their first win in a week, music replaced sighs as the Rockies’ clubhouse soundtrack Wednesday. There was some Justin Bieber, a little Chris Brown. Players smiled, if not exhaled.

Rockies’ Jeremy Guthrie can’t overcome shaky defense, HR blasts | Denver Post
There are few games on the Rockies’ schedule that inspire hope. Saturday was the rare type they are supposed to win. They spent the last three weeks writing their obituary. This was a night to kick a few pebbles of dirt off the casket.

Training camp first shot to see Manning | Denver Post
The Peyton Manning Era won’t officially start until after Labor Day, when the Broncos play their first game of the 2012 season in a nationally televised season opener Sept. 9 against Pittsburgh.

Broncos’ Porter close to ribbing Manning about INT |
The Denver Broncos signed both Peyton Manning and Tracy Porter in the offseason, bringing together two men who will forever be linked in Super Bowl lore.


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Denver Broncos Blogs

Should Knowshon Moreno Be Back with Denver Broncos in 2012? | Yahoo! Sports
Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno is facing an uphill battle if he wants to be a member of the Denver Broncos this coming season. Coming off both a torn ACL and a DUI arrest in the off-season, Moreno has had some difficult times. Combine that with some increased competition in the backfield, and it looks like Moreno could be on his way out in Denver.

Horse Whisperings – Replacement Refs | Mile High Report
Welcome to the lull in what was once a year-round NFL season. After the current CBA was signed last August, a hole was created in the Broncos offseason schedule, and we are stuck right in the middle of it. Here in Broncos Country, we don’t shut our doors and every weekend is a good excuse for a barbeque though and Memorial Day weekend is the opening of barbeque season in Colorado.

Defense Features Some Intriguing Position Battles | Mile High Report
Potential. That’s arguably the greatest aspect of the NFL offseason. No matter if it’s through the draft, free agency, or offseason activities, NFL fans have so much reason to be excited about the coming season because their team is undefeated, and no matter how cynical you are, there has to be some sense of optimism among the fan base.

Denver Broncos Videos

Von Miller reacts to his ‘Top 100′ ranking |
Broncos LB Von Miller shares his thoughts on coming in higher than his teammate Elvis Dumervil on “The Top 100: Players of 2012″ list.


Kevin Vickerson adds 50 pounds — of muscle

Denver Broncos defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson in 2010, still not as big as Vickerson in 2012. (Joe Amon/Denver Post) Apparently Denver Broncos defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson has been busy — eating. He’s probably eating a gallon-size bowl of chili even as you read this. The six-year veteran hopes to start for the Broncos in 2012, and to that end, he has upped his weight from...

Vaughn traded; Moreno and Williams to follow?

Running back Knowshon Moreno seen in 2011. (Image courtesy of Gary C. Caskey/UPI) On Wednesday, the Denver Broncos traded cornerback Cassius Vaughn to the Indianapolis Colts in exchange for fullback Chris Gronkowski. According to Mike Klis, it was the first trade executed by Matt Russell, the team’s new Director of Player Personnel. That presumably means that Russell has essentially...

Is Knowshon Moreno done in Denver?

DENVER- When Knowshon Moreno came out of the University of Georgia early, it deflated the program’s offense but he had simply athletically outgrown the collegiate level of competition. Going into his fourth year as a pro, it appears that Moreno could be one of those performers that sits not-so-nicely between the NCAA ranks and the NFL. To read this story click the link below...

Denver Broncos Greatest Offensive Plays: Review

Denver Broncos Super Bowl XXXII Ring In the eyes of most Denver Broncos fans, John Elway and his helicopter leap in Super Bowl XXXII is the greatest offensive play in Broncos history.  The significance of that play is lost when the backdrop of 38 years of Broncos football up until that point. From averaging less than four wins per season throughout the 1960′s, to losing 20 consecutive...

Knowshon Moreno Fighting For Roster Spot

Running back Knowshon Moreno will be fighting for a roster spot with the Broncos in training camp, according to Lindsay Jones of the Denver Post. Fantasy Spin: Moreno has displayed terrible durability so far in his NFL career since being selected with the No. 12 pick in the 2009 Draft, and has also proven he cannot handle a featured role in Denvers offense. Willis McGahee and rookie...

Peyton Manning’s teaching skills are overrated

Denver Broncos’ players and coaches have raved about Peyton Manning’s teaching skills and leadership ability during the team’s OTAs. Manning has spent a lot of time during the team’s practices instructing players on how he plans to run the offense.  This is one of the reasons why wide receivers play so well under Manning’s leadership. He makes sure they are in the right...

Broncos expect Ronnie Hillman to make an immediate contribution

According to the Denver Post, the Denver Broncos are very impressed with Ronnie Hillman early in OTAs. They made him their #2 running back even before OTAs and he has impressed throughout, especially as a pass catcher. They used a 3rd round pick him and now they expect him to make an immediate contribution. His role should start out as a change of pace back behind Willis McGahee...

Knowshon Moreno Odd Man Out in Broncos Backfield?

The Denver Broncos are undoubtedly going to throw the ball far more often – and with much greater success – in 2012 with Peyton Manning at quarterback than they did with Tim Tebow in 2011. That much is certain. But while that may sound like good news strictly for players such as Demaryius Thomas and Eric Decker, it is also music to the ears of the running backs, who now do not...

Manning 'felt good' during first practice

Peyton Manning was back on the field Monday and looked like his old self. A large media contingent turned out for the Denver Broncos’ first OTA session and Manning appeared to the throw the ball with authority. “It felt good to be out there,” Manning said. “I haven't really been out there like this for a year and a half. It's a day I've been waiting on for...

Denver Broncos Greatest Defensive Plays: #5

Photo Courtesy of John Leyba, The Denver Post As I sorted out my top Denver Broncos defensive plays it was rather easy at first, until I got to the fifth and final spot. My efforts were severely hampered by a lack of video of some of the plays I had on my short list.  I figured, heck with it, I’ll just pick my favorite defensive play from last season.  The play itself was significant...

Knowshon Moreno might be “fighting for a roster spot”

Getty Images On Friday, Lindsey Jones of the Denver Post made an appearance on ESPN’s NFL32 and  indicated that Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno is ”fighting for a roster spot” this offseason, per With the fact that Moreno has done anything but lived up to being a former first round pick, other running backs on the Broncos roster have out performed him.

Daily Links: Denver Broncos News – 5/28/12

Peyton Manning is developing some chemistry with his wide receivers. [CBS4] A Pittsburgh Steelers blogs highlights the strengths and weaknesses of the rematch coming on opening day.[Behind the Steel Curtain] Meanwhile, Steelers plays are still seething over getting embarrassed by Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos in the playoffs. [Tribune-Review] Kyle Orton, I guess, could have...

Daily Links: Denver Broncos News – 5/26/12

Be sure to follow me on Twitter for more Broncos updates throughout the day. Denver Broncos News Tebow practice struggles: What new? | First and Orange And in his first offseason practice with the New York Jets, Tim Tebow during a 7-on-7 drill threw two interceptions in a three-play span.  (Note: Included in Daily Links so we can all say, “not our problem anymore!”) Fannin intrigues...

Steelers’ Woodley: Broncos “a team we should have easily beat”

Denver Broncos running back Willis McGahee (23) throws a block on Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Larry Foote (50) as Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow (15) looks to pass in the second quarter of an NFL wild card playoff football game Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey) For the Denver Broncos, the 29-23 overtime victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers...
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