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Three key players to watch Sunday

The Denver Broncos (3-0) host the Minnesota Vikings (2-1) Sunday afternoon in a matchup that is building up to be physical battle in the trenches. The Vikings will surely base their offense around Adrian Peterson and the Broncos will do everything in their power to stop him on defense and keep him off of the field. Three Broncos will have a heightened responsibility during the contest...
Via Mile High Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver's Williams, Jets' Davis fined for infractions by NFL

NEW YORK (AP) Denver Broncos nose tackle Sylvester Williams and New York Jets linebacker Demario Davis each have been fined $8,681 by the NFL for infractions during last week's games. The league said Friday that Williams was fined for roughing the passer, hitting Detroit's Matthew Stafford while the Lions QB was sliding on Sept. 27. His is the third fine against a member of Denver...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos Sylvester Williams fined for hit on Matthew Stafford

  Defense isn’t cheap. #broncos Sylvester Williams told me he was fined for unnecessary roughness. He’s appealing it DThomas not expected to be fined — Troy Renck (@TroyRenck) September 30, 2015 Williams told Renck that he would be appealing his $8,681 fine he received from the NFL. Williams hit Matthew Stafford as he was sliding towards the ground in the third quarter of...
Via BSN Denver
6 days ago  |  Discuss

In Their Words: The man in the middle

Sylvester Williams has waited two years for this opportunity. Sure, he appeared in all 16 regular season games in 2014, starting 13 of them, but he was never the man in the middle. In Jack Del Rio’s 4-3 defense, Williams shared that role with Terrance Knighton, who often overshadowed the young defensive tackle. At 6-foot-3 and exceeding 335 pounds, Knighton overshadows most everyone...
Via Mile High Sports
August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Gary Kubiak impressed with Sylvester Williams’ drive

Gary Kubiak‘s an interesting head coach. He does things his way, like pulling players from practice early or even sitting one of the greatest quarterbacks in the history of the league to save his energy for later in the season. Of course, any time a coach mentions a player by name in his news conference after practice, unprovoked, is never a bad thing (as Kubiak did with Sylvester...
Via BSN Denver
August 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos position breakdown: Williams, Kollar key to defensive line

The expectations are there. So is the chance to become a star. Sylvester Williams knows this is his time to shine. If the new Denver Broncos starting defensive tackle does not deliver, this could be it for the third-year player from North Carolina. The biggest reason Williams will not only succeed but flourish is the coaches he will work with. Namely new defensive line coach Bill...
Via BSN Denver
July 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Denver Diamonds in the Rough: Sylvester Williams

Welcome to our newest series here at It's called "Denver Diamonds In The Rough". It's a series that will spotlight young players, who might still be in development, but who have all of the tools to become stars in the NFL.This week's player is: Sylvester “Sly” WilliamsPre-College yearsSylvester Williams was born on November 21, 1988 in St. Louis Missouri...
Via Pro Football Spot
May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos: Seven round mock draft 4.0

Only eight days left until the NFL Draft and the Denver Broncos appear to be preparing for certain players to fall in the first round. They are bringing in players like C.J. Mosley and Justin Gilbert for visits; two players who seem destined to be gone before the 20th selection let alone the 31st selection. Maybe it is because they couldn’t believe that Sylvester Williams fell...
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos: Grading Their 2013 Draft Class After Year One

Overall Grade - B (R1) DT Sylvester Williams – DWilliams was brought in to bring the interior line more balance against the run, but mainly to give a potential pass-rushing presence with the interior as well. Williams struggled last season plain and simple.  Aside from two solid games in December (vs. Oakland and Houston) he didn’t put up any impressive numbers and was shut...
Via Football Nation
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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