Found August 27, 2013 on
There weren't any pads at this practice. No clouds, either. And Derek Wolfe couldn't have been happier.
''It's funny how much you really don't like to practice until you can't do it anymore. And then you're just dying to get out there again,'' Wolfe said Tuesday following his first practice with the Denver Broncos since his arms and legs went numb following a frightening hit in a preseason game at Seattle on Aug. 17.
''That whole time you're just thinking I could have been done for good but now that I'm not, I want to get out there bad,'' he said. ''Once you're playing football you don't think about getting hurt and if you do you're going to get hurt.''
Showing his neck was fine, Wolfe swiveled his head from side to side on the podium, a far cry from the night he was strapped to a backboard and taken off the field in an ambulance amid fears he had a cervical spine injury that would keep hi...
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According to Mike Klis of the Denver Post, Broncos rookie running back Montee Ball was working with the starting offense today.
Yes, it was RB Montee Ball working with Peyton Manning's first-team offense. Ronnie Hillman was carrying around a football everywhere.
— Mike Klis (@MikeKlis) August 26, 2013
With the regular season under two weeks away, it looks like Ball may end...
Denver safety Quinton Carter has landed on season-ending injured reserve for the second straight year.
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Denver Broncos running backs Montee Ball and Ronnie Hillman have been battling it out all offseason for the starting running back job. It appears as if neither one of them got the leg up on the other running back. According to offensive coordinator Adam Gase the Broncos will use a running back by committee.
"This is going to be a by-committee backfield. We've never shied...
According to the Denver Post, Broncos RB Ronnie Hillman returned to the first team during Tuesday's practice.Fantasy Spin:Back and forth we go. Rookie Montee Ball received first-team reps for the first time all camp Monday after Hillman fumbled for the third time this preseason Saturday. Ball, Hillman and Knowshon Moreno figure to all be in the mix for playing time in Denver...
John Fox swears he hasn't lost confidence in Ronnie Hillman even though the second-year running back has had back-to-back games with fumbles returned for touchdowns.
Still, it was rookie Montee Ball who got most of the work Monday with Denver's starters for the first time all summer.
''It's just practice,'' Fox said. ''I wouldn't read too...
According to Josh Alper of Profootballtalk.com, the Denver Broncos center J.D. Walton will go from the active PUP list to the reserve PUP list, which excludes him from the roster and restricts his return to action for the first six weeks of the regular season.
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Like hang a huge banner of Joe Flacco on Mile Stadium.
I get why. Next Thursday the 2013 NFL regular season kicks off in Denver...
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The Denver Broncos and Baltimore Ravens are set to kick off the 2013 NFL season next Thursday in a game that will be nationally televised on NBC. As a way of promoting both teams and hyping up the first official game of the year, the NFL has put up signs and billboards around Sports Authority […]