New Orleans tough: How Carlos Henderson’s past has him prepared to be a future Broncos star

The Broncos haven’t had a padded practice yet this spring, which is a disappointment to rookie Carlos Henderson. Denver’s third-round draft pick wants that “welcome to the NFL” hit. He wants to run over somebody. Most wide receivers avoid contact, preferring to use speed and elusiveness to excel. Henderson plays more like a running back. As the NFL evolves, those positions...
Via The Denver Post
1 hour ago

Kickin’ it with Kiz: Broncos and Chiefs have same question at quarterback: Gunslinger or game manager?

If Paxton Lynch doesn’t earn the starting job in 2017, will he ever be an elite quarterback for the Broncos? Jorge, antsy for an answer Kiz: When John Elway speaks, even a knucklehead like me can understand the Broncos want to give Lynch every chance to win the starting job. Trevor Siemian is a steady, no-surprises game manager. Lynch is a high-risk, high-reward quarterback. That’s...
Via The Denver Post
1 hour ago

The Broncos’ rookie wideouts “can fly” on the field, but they need to fly elsewhere first

  ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The Denver Broncos have added some serious weapons to their arsenal on offense. Size, speed, athleticism, the team has added all of the above in the offseason with multiple additions and two of the most intriguing new pieces came in the draft and now sit in the wide receiver room: Carlos Henderson and Isaiah McKenzie. “They can fly,” the team’s most...
Via BSN Denver
9 hours ago

Three unsigned free agents who can still help the Broncos

The beginning of free agency is always exciting, with big name players making high-profile moves to other teams. In truth though, free agency never comes to a complete stop. Clubs are always kicking the tires on players who could potentially help them out down the road. Just because a player isn’t scooped up at the start of free agency, doesn’t mean that they can’t latch on...
Via Mile High Sports
13 hours ago

Denver Broncos: Preview of weeks 9-17 of the 2017-2018 season

After previewing the first half of the 2017-2018 season, the vast majority of people felt that the Broncos would enter the second half of the season with six or seven wins. It’s a very possible result mainly because Denver plays four of its first seven games at home plus they are returning a defense that is still playing at a championship level. The second half of the season will...
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Free agent NFL TE asks for prayers as he battles cancer

In December, shortly after he was released by the Baltimore Ravens, it was revealed that tight end Mitchell Henry had cancer. On Friday, he took to Twitter asking for support in the form of prayers. Shortly after his diagnosis, a YouCaring page was set up. The Green Bay Packers, another one of his former teams, contributed to the cause, which actually raised more than twice its intended...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Broncos finalize rookie contracts

  Nearly a month after he was drafted, the Denver Broncos agreed to terms with third-round pick Carlos Henderson on a four-year deal on Friday. Henderson was the last member of Denver’s 2017 draft class left without a contract. The deal is worth $3.33 million, including an $818,000 signing bonus. The 5-foot-11 wide receiver forced 48 missed tackles last season as a redshirt...
Via BSN Denver
1 day ago

Carlos Henderson agrees to four-year deal, all Broncos draft picks signed

Third-round Broncos draft pick Carlos Henderson has agreed to a contract, per an NFL source. The receiver is preparing to officially sign the deal Friday afternoon, making him the final Broncos pick to come to an agreement. Henderson’s deal is slotted to be worth $3.33 million over four years with a signing bonus worth around $818,000. All of the Broncos draft picks have signed...
Via The Denver Post
1 day ago

Rookie Carlos Henderson is proving his loyalty to the Broncos

For the past two seasons, the Denver Broncos offense has had a difficult time generating points. Just four years removed from posting record-breaking numbers in scoring, the Denver offense went from juggernaut to liability. There are a number of possible culprits, but more importantly there is a potential solution who is already turning heads at UCHealth Training Center . The loss...
Via Mile High Sports
1 day ago

Broncos roster 2017: Rookie offensive tackle, Garett Bolles

We continue with our daily series of breaking down the Denver Broncos 2017 90-man roster. Today we keep the football rolling looking at 2017 first-round pick, offensive tackle Garett Bolles. Name: Garett BollesPosition: Left TackleHeight: 6'5"   Weight: 297lbsAge: 25   Experience: RCollege: Utah The Denver Broncos entered the 2017 NFL Draft with one big glaring need on their...
Via Mile High Report
1 day ago

John Elway, Broncos talking new contract

Denver Broncos general manager and executive vice president of football operations John Elway is entering the final year of his contract. But speaking at the Community Enrichment Award at the Mizel Institute’s annual dinner, Elway made it clear that he doesn’t plan on going anywhere.“We’re continuing to work at it,” Elway said of a contract extension, via the Associated...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Decision on starting quarterback will change Broncos offense

  ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The tides are turning at Dove Valley when it comes to the quarterbacks. The shift isn’t in who the starting quarterback will be per se, but more so a change in what the offense will look like depending on which quarterback is under center. Earlier in the offseason, the initial dialogue out of the UCHealth Training Center was that the offense wouldn’t be...
Via BSN Denver
2 days ago

Von Miller sets his sights on being the greatest of all time

Broncos linebacker Von Miller has accomplished an extraordinary amount for a guy who just turned 28 years old: He’s been a Super Bowl MVP, a rookie of the year, a five-time Pro Bowler and a three-time first-team All-Pro. But his ambitions are even higher. “I want to be the best player in the National Football…
Via Pro Football Talk
2 days ago

Do the Broncos have the best Wide Receiver Duo in the NFL?

The best wide receiver duo in the NFL might reside in Denver.  Full disclosure, as a fan it might be hard to be objective here. Demaryius Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders are supremely talented. When it comes to looking at the best WR duos in the league, you would be hard pressed to find a better pair. That being said, when you do a quick search of the best they don't usually land at...
Via Mile High Report
2 days ago

Report: Paxton Lynch cutting out early while other QBs stay late

Paxton Lynch may not understand what it takes to elevate from being a guy with the potential to lead a franchise to actually being the lead dog.According to Mark Schlereth, a former Denver Broncos offensive lineman and someone still heavily entrenched with the club, Lynch isn’t interested in being the first guy in the building and the last guy out of it. This falls right in line...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos: Can Kyle Sloter make the 53-man roster?

Via FOX Sports
3 days ago

Broncos’ Watson reacts to terrorist bombing in native Manchester

Denver Broncos offensive lineman Menelik Watson has reacted to the terrorist bombing at a concert Monday night in his native Manchester, calling those who perpetrated the act “scumbags” and promised his hometown will “band together” in the aftermath of the attack.“Scumbags want to impose their will on people through terror, and it doesn’t work,” Watson said, via TMZ...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Broncos reporter expects Siemian to win starting job

The Denver Broncos are holding an open competition at the quarterback position this offseason, but it sounds like Trevor Siemian is the early favorite to win the job once again.Although the Broncos traded up in the first round last year to draft former Memphis star Paxton Lynch, Mike Klis of 9 News in Denver recently told Peter King of The MMQB that he believes Siemian will beat...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Hall of Famer Jim Kelly thinks his nephew Chad “finally got it”

Chad Kelly has a lot to live up to thanks to his uncle. Jim Kelly is a Hall of Fame quarterback whose number 12 was retired by the Buffalo Bills after a lengthy career and a lot of success in Western New York.Whether he wants to admit it or not, the pressure of being as good as his uncle might have affected the Broncos’ rookie quarterback while he was in college.Chad, who was...
Via The Comeback
16 days ago  |  Discuss

New Bronco Jamaal Charles hosts Special Olympics football clinic

Jamaal Charles on Tuesday publicly donned a Denver Broncos jersey for the first time after starting a standout career with the rival Kansas City Chiefs.And the momentous event couldn’t have come at a better time given later in the day Charles and a handful of his new Broncos teammates hosted nearly 100 athletes from Special Olympics Colorado at the Pat Bowlen Fieldhouse. The event...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
17 days ago  |  Discuss

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