DAVID BRUTON RUMORS & GOSSIP

From substitute teacher to the Super Bowl in three years

Sunday, 26-year-old David Bruton will play in his first Super Bowl. Less than three years ago, he was teaching second-graders.  The Denver Broncos safety was a substitute teacher during the NFL lockout in 2011, working primarily at an elementary school but also at Miamisburg High School in his hometown of Miamisburgh, Ohio.  "The teachers have a game plan laid out for...
Via This Given Sunday
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Noting Ohio's ties to Super Bowl squads

Super Bowl XLVIII is going to be the first since 2007 without a participant from Ohio State, but the Buckeye State has a few ties to the big game. The Broncos roster includes safety David Bruton from Miamisburg who went to Notre Dame, center Steve Vallos from Boardman who played at Wake Forest, and backup quarterback Zac Dysert is an Ada native who went to Miami University. Also...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Broncos sign safety Michael Huff, put Rahim Moore on IR

The Denver Broncos announced Tuesday that safety Rahim Moore has been placed on injured reserve with a designation to return. Moore must miss six weeks of practice and eight weeks of games before he is eligible to return to the active roster.  The earliest he can return to practice is Dec. 31, and will be able to play in the AFC Championship Game, if the Broncos reach it. ...
Via Sports-Glory
November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

John Fox undergoes successful heart valve replacement surgery

Denver Broncos head coach John Fox underwent successful heart valve replacement surgery on Monday. “Denver Broncos Head Coach John Fox underwent successful aortic valve replacement surgery this morning at Carolinas HealthCare System’s Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute in Charlotte,” the Broncos said in a statemnt. “He is currently in the hospital’s post-operative critical...
Via Sports-Glory
November 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos' David Bruton having special year playing special teams

To Jeff Rodgers a roster is a puzzle. The Broncos' special-teams coordinator tinkers tweaks. He looks at the list of heights weights and positions not as classifications but as possibilities. To Rodgers Joel Dreessen isn't a tight end. He's 6-foot-4 and 245 pounds of mass agile enough strong enough fast enough. Kayvon Webster is 5-11 and 198 his position as a cornerback...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos Re-sign Bruton

Before the Denver Broncos started cutting players on Monday, they re-signed one. Denver announced that safety David Bruton had been re-signed via a tweet from John Elway’s twitter account: Thrilled we’ve agreed to terms on the re-signing of David Bruton to a 3-yr deal. One of NFL’s top special-teamers who adds depth at DB. — John Elway (@johnelway) March 11, 2013 Bruton was...
Via BroncoTalk
March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos re-sign safety David Bruton to 3-year deal

The Denver Broncos have re-signed backup safety David Bruton to a three-year deal, keeping their special teams ace from entering free agency Tuesday. Bruton has been the team's top special teams player since the Broncos selected him in the fourth round of the 2009 draft out of Notre Dame. On Monday morning, Bruton tweeted, ''Still a Bronco! Deals done! Blessed to continue...
Via Fox Sports
March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos' David Bruton eager to also contribute at safety

For nearly three seasons, there has been little question about David Bruton's primary role with the Broncos. He was the special-teams guy, a crucial member of every coverage and return unit.
Via Denver Post
December 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos get into the Christmas Spirit

Image courtesy of @D_Brut30 — click twice to view larger. With two days until Christmas Eve Denver play the Bills, the Broncos have gotten into the Christmas spirit.  On the flight to Buffalo this afternoon, the offense sported ugly Christmas sweaters, per 850 KOA. As we all know, the best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear.  For receiver Eric Decker...
Via BroncoTalk
December 22, 2011  |  Discuss

Report: Denver safeties questionable

NFL clubs technically do not need to submit injury status on their injured players until Friday, even if they have Saturday games, but Denver has reportedly listed their two injured safeties as questionable. That according to the Denver Post, which says starting SS Brian Dawkins (neck) is listed as questionable, as well as his backup David Bruton (achilles). PostBroncos Officially...
Via Inside the Bills
December 22, 2011  |  Discuss
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