Shane Ray Interview: “I’ve never experienced something like that.”

  For the first time in Shane Ray’s life, he walked out onto to an NFL practice field, wearing an NFL jersey, with more than 3000 screaming fans waiting for him. “It was amazing when I came out here and I saw all the fans” he told me as he came off the practice field. He added, “I’ve never experienced something like that.” It’s a dream coming to fruition for last...
Via BSN Denver
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Are the Broncos better poised for a Super Bowl run?

The comparisons are inevitable. At this time of year, fans and media alike want to know if a team is better than it was a season ago. Or four seasons ago. Are they better poised to make a Super Bowl run? Our society is obsessed with comparison; especially when it comes to the wide world of sports. We want to know how this player or team stacks up this player or team we watched 15...
Via BSN Denver
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Broncos' veterans up to the challenge of grooming young players

Denver Broncos veteran wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders said he took the opportunity when fellow wideout Demaryius Thomas stayed away from the team's offseason conditioning program to grow as a leader in the unit. Sanders got to work with second-year receiver Cody Latimer and enjoyed the role of being the elder with experience to share. "I got a chance to be a leader, and I learned...
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19 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Denver Broncos offseason star and why we should we be prepared to see more Brock Osweiler

  The Denver Broncos brought Joe Ellis, John Elway, Emmanuel Sanders, and DeMarcus Ware out in front of the local media today, during their annual media barbecue. Denver Broncos president Joe Ellis started off the presser announcing the Broncos new partnership with UC Health. What we used to call Dove Valley is now called the UC Health Training Center. The Broncos announced that...
Via BSN Denver
1 day ago  |  Discuss

2015 Cowboys Camp: Final Pre-Camp Thoughts

As you’re likely aware, the first 2015 training camp practice begins later this afternoon (early evening for Eastern and Central folks). Before we begin dissecting all of the reports, recaps, highlights, and observations, here are my closing thoughts from the offseason and some key issues I’m pondering as a new season begins. — I think Dallas did about as well as you could...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Denver Broncos Look to Boast the Best Pass Rushers in the NFL

DeMarcus Ware #94 of the Denver Broncos will be joined by rookie Shane Ray and teammate Von Miller in Wade Phillips’s 3-4 scheme this season (Photo by John Gries), The Denver Broncos new defensive coordinator, Wade Phillips, has a lot of weapons at defensive line, but very limited space. The reason is because of the move from a 4-3 scheme to a 3-4, where players like DeMarcus...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos beat writer put in place by mother of rookie OLB Shane Ray

Denver Broncos first round pick Shane Ray wants to be defensive rookie of the year. A lofty goal, sure, but absolutely a fair and achievable one. Ray was the SEC Defensive Player of the Year at Missouri last year with 14.5 sacks and would have been a top 10 pick if not for a minor incident just a few days before the draft. He should be one of three or four guys in the mix for the...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

30 Questions: Can they catch Buffalo?

The Broncos posted a very respectable 41 team sacks in 2014, a baker’s dozen less than the Bills, who led the league with 54. With two All-Pro edge rushers and rookie Shane Ray, the Denver D wants to make a run at the No. 1 spot in the League. How many sacks will the defense have this season? Last season, 15 of the leagues’ 32 teams had 40 or more sacks, including Denver with...
Via Mile High Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos’ position battles: Tough decisions loom at inside linebacker

  With the opening of training camp less than a week away, BSN Denver is offering a series of articles previewing the battles for roster spots at various positions. We’ve already examined the wide receivers and running backs and we now continue with the linebackers. Locks: OLBs Von Miller, DeMarcus Ware, Shane Ray; ILBs Danny Trevathan, Brandon Marshall In Miller, Ware and Ray...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Training camp preview: outside linebacker

The Denver Broncos defense is stacked with talent. That is a fact. However, in the last couple of seasons the team has approached greatness only to retreat at the biggest moments. This season should be the turning point and the reason is simple. They can bring the heat from the outside linebacker positions. Defensive coordinator Wade Phillips’s return to the Broncos this spring...
Via Mile High Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Top four next orders of business for John Elway

Denver Broncos general manager John Elway deserves high praise for his genius, locking up stars Chris Harris Jr., Peyton Manning and Demaryius Thomas to long-term deals. He’s also brought in many key veterans such as DeMarcus Ware, Aqib Talib and T.J. Ward. With many of those stars locked up, let’s take a look at Elway’s four next orders of business that must be done. You...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Who are the top linebackers in Dallas Cowboys’ history?

**This week is taking a look at the top players at their position in Dallas Cowboys history.  Continuing with the defense, we look at the best that Dallas has had, in our opinions.  Let the debate begin… Football is a game that’s ultimately won at the line of scrimmage on both sides of the ball. The Dallas Cowboys currently have 12 players who’ve been...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos position breakdown: Linebackers a potential force

  BSN Denver is previewing the Denver Broncos, position by position, as the four-time defending AFC West champions prepare to kick off training camp July 31 at their new and improved Dove Valley headquarters. In this segment, we tackle the linebackers … With a switch to the 3-4 under new defensive coordinator Wade Phillips, the Denver Broncos’ linebacker corps could be one of...
Via BSN Denver
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Rookie LB Shane Ray already learning the ropes from DeMarcus Ware, Von Miller

Denver Broncos first round pick linebacker Shane Ray has a toe injury that limited him to individual drills during OTAs and minicamp, he's been practicing his footwork with veterans Von Miller and DeMarcus Ware and appreciates the experience. "DeMarcus is very technically sound because he has that veteran experience. He sees things a little bit different," Ray said, via DenverBroncos...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Is this the last big run for the Denver Broncos?

With so many teams looking to step it up in 2015 and become Super Bowl contenders, are the Denver Broncos running out of time to capture the Lombardi Trophy? On paper, the Denver Broncos have one of the more talented rosters you will find in the NFL today. Led by future Hall of Fame quarterback Peyton Manning, All-Pro receiver Demaryius Thomas, Von Miller, DeMarcus Ware, Chris Harris...
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June 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Shane Ray: I don't see anything less than DROY in 2015

Shane Ray has been hobbled off the field as a Broncos rookie.But when he gets on the field, the outside linebacker sees himself taking him some hardware."I don't see anything less than Defensive Rookie of the Year," Ray told "I mean that's my goal."Last year's Defensive Rookie of the Year? St. Louis' Aaron Donald, who went No. 13 overall.Denver traded up to snag Ray at No...
Via Fox Sports
June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos 2015: Picking the Schedule Game by Game

The Denver Broncos are on a strict deadline.  They need to win the Super Bowl this year.  Win now while superstar quarterback Peyton Manning is still able to chuck the ball with reasonable accuracy down the field.  Win now while DeMarcus Ware and Von Miller can still be dominate threats to the opposing quarterbacks.  And win now while the Broncos fan base still holds a glimmer...
Via Football Nation
June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Broncos' Ware: Rookie left tackle Sambrailo 'is doing a great job'

Denver wasted no time acclimating Ty Sambrailo to life as a left tackle when they pitted him against DeMarcus Ware on Day 1.The newly-promoted rookie struggled at first against the four-time All-Pro. Then, according to Ware, something clicked."The first day I went against him, you know, a rookie's going to be a rookie," Ware told the team's official website. "But he's getting a really...
Via Fox Sports
June 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Can Denver Broncos boast best linebacking corps in NFL?

  Could the Denver Broncos possess the best linebacking corps in the National Football League? Danny Trevathan is confident in he and fellow inside backer Brandon Marshall’s abilities to play alongside one another, and with DeMarcus Ware and Von Miller attacking outside, Denver’s defense possesses a fearsome foursome of linebackers. “It’s an exciting thing,” Trevathan...
Via BSN Denver
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Pro Bowler DeMarcus Ware praises Ty Sambrailo for aggressiveness

  During their early offseason workouts, one youngster for the Denver Broncos has truly stood out among the rest; rookie Ty Sambrailo. Though he’s originally from California, Sambrailo being a former Colorado State Ram gives his story a little more of a feel-good, “hometown kid” vibe. But Sambrailo’s not just getting attention from coaches, players and the media because...
Via BSN Denver
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Broncos bringing first-round pick Ray along slowly after injuries

DeMarcus Ware called Denver's linebacker group a "Fearsome Threesome." To be mentioned alongside Ware and Von Miller, rookie Shane Ray knows he'll have to pull his own weight as a pass-rusher. "Von and DeMarcus are two of my idols," Ray told 9News Denver. "People that I see things in and see their success as Pro Bowlers -- that's where I want to be. To be able to go out and compete...
Via Fox Sports
June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

MHSM 150 Covers Contest: 136-140

In nearly 13 years of publishing, Mile High Sports Magazine has now produced more than 150 unique covers. Throughout the month of June, YOU tell us which one is the best. Covers 136 – 140 includes a first look at DeMarcus Ware and a western-inspired Von Miller. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook where we’ll showcase some of our staff favorites and alert you when new covers...
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June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

In their Words: Kubiak and Ware

During Tuesday’s veteran mini-camp, head coach Gary Kubiak and outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware met with the media to get us caught up on all-things Broncos. The two discussed new terminology used and the progress of rookie and young players alike. Here’s what you need to know: Kubiak: [On overworking veteran players] “No, we worked hard, I’m trying to stick to our plan....
Via Mile High Sports
June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Peyton is Ware’s No. 3 quarterback in the NFL

DeMarcus Ware is all over the media lately. Serving as the face of the Broncos defense at the first veteran minicamp press conference. Appearing on Family Feud alongside other NFL players. Gracing the June cover of Mile High Sports Magazine. The guy is becoming a regular media mainstay. And on Tuesday the NFL released some candid video of Ware ranking his top five players for 2015...
Via Mile High Sports
June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Ware named what after himself?

DeMarcus Ware has plenty on his mind these days, not the least of which is readjusting to a 3-4 defensive scheme under Wade Phillips after spending a year working in Jack Del Rio’s 4-3. He’s also wrapping his head around once again serving as mentor to a promising young pass-rusher, Broncos first-round draft pick, Shane Ray, not to mention other personnel developments that will...
Via Mile High Sports
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss
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