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For some well-known Broncos, this is it.
The game Sunday at Oakland will be the last time during the regular season a few players headed for unrestricted free agency will wear a Broncos uniform.
There will be another one, two or three games to play in the postseason, but regardless of how long the Broncos survive in the NFL's single-elimination tournament, the end for some is near.
The Broncos have 16 players headed for free agency, including 12 who have started at least one game in 2013. The list ranges from every-game offensive starters Eric Decker, Knowshon Moreno and Zane Beadles to veteran backups Quentin Jammer, Michael Huff and Winston Justice.
The way it works with free agents in the NFL's salary cap economy, it's often the better players who are the most difficult to re-sign.
"You always have some interesting decisions to make, especially if you have a good football team," said John Elway, who heads the football operations department of the 12-3 Br...
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The Broncos need 18 points to set a new NFL single-season scoring record which the the 2007 New England Patriots hold with 589. And in a season when they have scored at least 28 points in 13 games, the Broncos need 28 points to hit the 600-point barrier. To put that in some kind of perspective, until this […]
The Denver Broncos received some welcome Christmas news ahead of their season finale and playoff push as receiver Wes Welker and DE Derek Wolfe made their return to practice, reports Joan Niesen of the Denver Post.
Welker's been out for most of the month after he suffered a concussion against the Titans on Dec. 8th, his second of the year.
Wolfe hasn’t practiced in almost...
Denver Broncos Safety Mike Adams had a huge interception on Sunday that opened the floodgates for the offense, and helped the defense gain some confidence in the absence of injured DE Von Miller. The team has been hit with a lot of injuries, but none more devastating that Miller's, their top pass rusher.
Mike Klis of the Denver Post expects re-signing WR Eric Decker to be the Broncos’ top priority this offseason.
Klis notes that Decker and Demaryius Thomas have been Peyton Manning‘s top-two targets since he signed with the Broncos almost two years ago.
According to Klis, Decker could be in line for a five-year contract worth $40 million this offseason.
If so, that would...
Today Peyton Manning received one of the best gifts of the year for Christmas. One of his favorite new targets; Wes Welker returned to practice on a limited basis. Back at practice: Wes Welker, Derek Wolfe, Kayvon Webster. — Mike Klis (@MikeKlis) December 25, 2013 The Denver Broncos are once again the AFC West Champions and have clinched […]
Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker, cornerback Kayvon Webster and defensive end Derek Wolfe all returned to practice Wednesday afternoon. Welker suffered a concussion in the team’s Week 14 win against the Tennessee Titans, and Wednesday was his first day back at practice. “I think just getting back out there, running around, being with his teammates, getting his timing back...
DWIs. Drugs. Injuries. Illnesses. Ambulances. Surgeries.
The Denver Broncos have seen it all in this drama-filled season.
Yet, they're 12-3 and one win from securing the top seed in the AFC playoffs for the second straight year, fulfilling a mission they set out to accomplish after their playoff pratfall against Baltimore last January.
''We've had a lot of ups...
The Denver Broncos received some good news on Christmas day when wide receiver Wes Welker and defensive end Derek Wolfe returned to practice. The Broncos are expected to sit Welker out this week because they already have the a first round bye locked up in the AFC and they want him ready for the playoffs. It would surprise me if Wolfe played this week too. If the Broncos sit Welker...
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By ARNIE STAPLETON AP Pro Football Writer Champ Bailey and Chris Harris Jr. are reversing roles down the stretch.
Bailey is playing in the slot. Harris is playing outside. And the protege is giving tips to his mentor.
Bailey has missed 11 games this season with a nagging sprained left foot. When he returned to action Sunday at Houston for the first time in...
Manny Ramirez has arguably the toughest job in pro football. As Peyton Manning's center, he literally works under the most demanding quarterback in the NFL.
Not only that, but before this season, the seventh-year journeyman from Texas Tech hadn't played a full year at center since his junior year at Willowridge High School in Houston — way back in 2000.
Denver receiver Wes Welker (concussion) has been ruled out for the final game of the regular season, according to Mike Klis of the Denver Post.Fantasy Spin:Welker suffered his second concussion of the season on Dec. 8 and will end up missing the last three games of the regular season. He returned to practice this week, however, and should be ready to go for Denver's first playoff...
Houston Texans head coach Wade Phillips says the NFL told him that Peyton Manning’s record-tying touchdown pass last week shouldn’t have counted, per ESPN.com.
Phillips said the NFL informed the Texans that Broncos receiver Eric Decker’s second touchdown catch from Manning on Sunday shouldn’t have counted because Decker was juggling the...
Ever since the 2013 NFL offseason began, the Denver Broncos have been faced with an inordinate amount of obstacles.You could even go back to that fateful day in January when the Baltimore Ravens knocked off the #1 seeded Denver Broncos in the Divisional Round of the playoffs. But we'll begin our narrative with 2013.When the new league year began, the Broncos endured the Elvis...
Wes Welker returned to the Denver Broncos practice field on
Christmas Day for the first time since suffering his second
concussion on Dec. 12.
If you’re reading this article, you’re probably in one of those fantasy leagues that play all 17 weeks. On the plus side, you get one more week of fantasy football fun. However, that could also be a problem if your star players play for teams that have already solidified their playoff seed and are therefore resting a lot of their usual starters. Thankfully, that shouldn’t...