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Denver Broncos cornerback Omar Bolden at rookie mini-camp. (Andrew Mason/MaxDenver.com)
The biggest development to come out of Denver Broncos rookie mini-camp was simply the fact that fourth round pick CB Omar Bolden made it through it, without a knee brace and without incident.
It was the first series of real, team football practices Bolden has completed since 2010.
“I got hurt in the spring of 2011,” Bolden reminded reporters, “so this is all exciting for me. I really love this game. Just to have the opportunity to be out here and play in the NFL and for the Broncos, it’s an amazing opportunity.”
The Broncos and Bolden have the luxury of taking it easy — they added veteran starting cornerbacks Tracy Porter and Drayton Florence through free agency — but that doesn’t mean that’s what Bolden will do. A team captain who went to every ASU practice and every team meeting while injured in 2011, it’s not in Bolden’s nature to sit still. He ran a 4.51 40-time at his pro day less than a mon...
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Broncos’ rookie cornerback Omar Bolden has to love the situation he is in. Denver’s fourth round draft selection, Bolden, will be competing for a starting gig in Denver this summer and has been learning the tricks of the trades from one of the best in the game — Champ Bailey.
Had the opportunity to learn a few things from Champ today just by speaking with him on the field...
Denver Broncos defensive end Elvis Dumervil‘s return to the football field in 2011 resulted in a debut on NFL Network’s 2012 Top 100 Player List.
Dumervil, who missed the 2010 season with a pectoral injury and therefore the NFL’s inaugural Top 100 list a year ago, tallied 11.5 sacks in his 2011 redemption tour. For his efforts, he was voted the 68th best player in the NFL...
Yesterday, we mentioned that the Denver Broncos have yet to sign any of the seven members of their 2012 draft class. Today, the Denver Post tells us that that will soon change.
The Broncos are “near deals” with top picks Derek Wolfe and Brock Osweiler, which will be within $15,000 of the contracts signed by players drafted in their respective slots a year ago. According...
Denver Broncos defensive linemen receive instruction from coach Wayne Nunnely during training camp in 2010. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Denver Broncos defensive line coach Wayne Nunnely has retired after 36 years coaching football. Defensive linemen Elvis Dumervil, Robert Ayers, and Kevin Vickerson, and Mitch Unrein released the following statements on Nunnely.
Elvis Dumervil –...
The Denver Broncos acquired a future Hall of Fame quarterback during free agency, adding Peyton Manning to the roster. The Broncos also believe they added their quarterback of the future in last month’s NFL Draft, QB Brock Osweiler. Speaking to over 6,000 season ticket holders on Tuesday, John Elway explained the reason for the selection of Osweiler, saying that the signal caller...
Are you devastated by the fact Denver Broncos rookie mini-camp is over? Has the lack of practice photography left an insurmountable hole in your heart you’re afraid may utterly consume you before training camp begins in late July? Have you convinced yourself Broncos rookies simply cease to exist because there aren’t 20 minutes of media coverage supporting their corporeality?...
I have a question for you: How many games would you predict the Denver Broncos to win this year if Matt Ryan was their quarterback? You could argue that Ryan played on a more talented team last season than the Denver Broncos, yet went one and done in the postseason tourney. Why Matt Ryan, you [...]
Denver Broncos rookie Omar Bolden considers himself a budding cornerback and CEO.
To think, an injury on the field led him to become an inspirational entrepreneur off it.
Bolden tore the ACL in his left knee during spring practice at Arizona State in 2011. There went another season.
Usually such an affable and upbeat person, Bolden slipped into a funk over the prospect of sitting...
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Defensive tackle Derek Wolfe #95 of the Denver Broncos stretches during rookie camp at Dove Valley on May 11, 2012 in Englewood, Colorado. (Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)
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John Elway says he had to ''sacrifice the short term for the long term'' when he used a second-round pick on Arizona State quarterback Brock Osweiler rather than drafting a player who could help Peyton Manning right away.
The boss of the Denver Broncos was joined by coach John Fox in an hour-long conference call with 6,000 season ticket holders Tuesday.
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Defensive Line Coach Wayne Nunnely, after 36 years coaching football, is retiring.
Broncos’ Wayne Nunnely, longtime assistant coach, retires from NFL | Denver Post
Wayne Nunnely was at a point in life where he had to choose. Job or family? Nunnely...
With the addition of quarterback Peyton Manning to the Denver Broncos, Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Brandon Flowers has made it clear that they’re not worried about facing off against Manning twice a year in the AFC West.
“We’ve got the mindset we’re going to win the AFC West,” Flowers said. “Peyton Manning, he’s a quarterback that everyone wants to have...
Wayne Nunnely, one of the premiere defensive line coaches in the NFL, is retiring after 17 seasons, the last three with the Denver Broncos.
Jay Rodgers was promoted from defensive assistant to replace Nunnely, who coached for 36 years.
The 60-year-old Nunnely also coached defensive linemen with the San Diego Chargers (1997-2008) and the New Orleans Saints (1995-96) after 18 years...