No clear-cut favorite in the AFC. With the regular season about to kick off, it's anybody's guess who'll be the conference's representative at the Super Bowl in Houston in February. The defending champion Denver Broncos will try to become the first team to repeat since New England in
The Denver Broncos face critical decisions two weeks before the Super Bowl champions open the season. Trevor Siemian was named the starter ahead of veteran Mark Sanchez for the game against the Los Angeles Rams on Saturday, and the full-time job appears to be his to lose. Coach Gary Kubiak said Siemian
The starter for Denver's third preseason game wasn't getting much work in at practice Tuesday. Quarterback Trevor Siemian did not throw during the team's session.
Carolina Panthers third-year defensive end Kony Ealy is looking to parlay a huge performance in the Super Bowl into a super season in 2016. Had the Panthers defeated the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50, there's a strong chance Ealy would have been named the game's MVP. The Panthers lost 24-
A couple of fights broke out, the Broncos suffered another key injury and ongoing quarterback questions for Denver and the San Francisco 49ers marked the joint practice Wednesday ahead of the exhibition game Saturday night between the teams. Broncos defensive end Derek Wolfe sustained a left ankle injury
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- Denver Broncos defensive end Derek Wolfe has left a joint practice with the San Francisco 49ers because of a left ankle injury.
While the rest of the world waits for the Denver Broncos' quarterback situation to play out, GM John Elway doesn't sound worried, noting the strength of the rest of the roster.
The Denver Broncos are preparing for 2016 without their starting defensive end while anticipating the return of one of their most important defenders. The loss of veteran Vance Walker to a torn ACL in his right knee has given some young players a chance to move into his starting role. Meanwhile, linebacker
Broncos OLB DeMarcus Ware is showing progress in his recovery from back surgery, and is on track to be ready for the season opener on Sept. 8 against the Panthers.
The Denver Broncos like the makeup of their roster, but having a lot of good players will make for tough decisions at positions such as WR, DL and RB.
The Denver Broncos won the Super Bowl last season behind the league's top-ranked defense, but the unit took a hit Monday, when it lost defensive end Vance Walker for the 2016 ...
Denver has lost a starter on the league's top-ranked defense. Veteran DE Vance Walker will likely miss all of 2016 after tearing his right ACL in Monday morning's practice, the team announced.
Denver Broncos defensive end Vance Walker has injured his right leg during Monday's training camp practice. Walker was carted off after getting hurt on the second play of 9-on-7 drills. Coach Gary Kubiak said Walker would have an MRI on his knee.
Broncos rookie running back Devontae Booker found himself working with the first team on Saturday behind C.J. Anderson and ahead of Ronnie Hillman. Will Booker take over the No. 2 role?
Gradually, piece by piece, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is getting his receivers back on the field. It couldn't come fast enough, especially after the Bears opened preseason play Thursday by losing 22-0 to the Denver Broncos. The Bears never advanced beyond the Denver 44-yard line.
Denver Broncos wide receiver Bennie Fowler will be sidelined for several weeks after breaking a bone in his left elbow, coach Gary Kubiak said Saturday. Fowler, the Broncos' No. 3 receiver and a key special teams player, was injured while covering a punt during the third quarter of Denver's
CHICAGO — Prior to Thursday, Denver Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian had never played a football game inside the Windy City limits.
The Denver Broncos rolled out a new-look offense in their preseason opener Thursday night, and the defending Super Bowl champions looked comfortable as they cruised to a 22-0 win ...
Mark Sanchez made a strong opening argument for the Denver Broncos' starting quarterback job, throwing for 99 yards and a touchdown in the first quarter, and the defending Super Bowl champions beat the Chicago Bears 22-0 in the preseason opener on Thursday night. Sanchez maintained his cool against
The Denver Broncos experienced what life with Mark Sanchez is like on Thursday night after a touchdown thrown and an interception. Did he inch closer to earning starting role?
Each of the Denver Broncos' quarterbacks have specific things to work on if they hope to win the starting job. Here are those things for each player.
Gary Kubiak was expected to announce his starting quarterback Tuesday morning for Denver's preseason opener. The Broncos coach instead dragged out the drama another 24 hours. The biggest question at Broncos training camp - who is the No. 1 quarterback - is still unanswered.
The Denver Broncos finally have their starter for Friday's preseason opener. Mark Sanchez gets the nod over Trevor Siemian and is expected to play their entire first quarter.
Brock Osweiler helped keep the Broncos rolling in the absence of Peyton Manning. When he didn't take kindly to being benched, another former Broncos quarterback was a bit surprised.
Aqib Talib made his training camp debut Monday with a warm welcome from his Denver Broncos teammates and the fans on hand. The cornerback was limited in practice but not in enthusiasm after missing the first 10 days of training camp while he recovered from a gunshot wound to his right leg suffered at
If you're still wondering what happened to Aqib Talib the night he was shot in the leg in Dallas, you didn't get any new answers on Monday. Talib, the Denver Broncos' Pro Bowl cornerback, was back on the practice field Monday. Nobody seemed sure if Talib was shot outside a club or at a park in the
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- The Super Bowl champs have released their first depth chart and there's still little clarification on who will be the Broncos' starting quarterback in 2016.
Brock Osweiler wasn't feeling all warm and fuzzy about the Denver Broncos by the time free agency started last March, and it's tough to blame him. The Broncos benched Osweiler in Week 17 against the San Diego Chargers, turning back to Peyton Manning. Osweiler handled it all like a true pro, never saying
Aqib Talib is set to return to the practice field today for the first time this offseason since suffering a gunshot wound to the leg. How long until the Broncos cornerback is ready to play in a preseason game?
Folks turned on ESPN at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday, expecting to see football for the first time since the Denver Broncos won Super Bowl 50. Instead, they saw Chris Berman and his pregame show gang filling time. The Hall of Fame game was canceled due to unsafe field conditions.
In 2012, it was a pretty big deal for Denver Broncos general manager John Elway to dump Tim Tebow as the team's starting quarterback. My guess is I'll get a few long emails, tweets and comments outlining the conspiracy that is keeping Tebow out of the NFL, because I get those messages every time I write
The Broncos' special teams unit has thrown the challenge flag on Justin Tucker after the Ravens kicker said he could nail an 84-yard field goal in pristine conditions in Denver.
Peyton Manning won Super Bowl 50 and retired a champion. The Denver Broncos continue to exist without the quarterback, and receiver Emmanuel Sanders says the team needs to move forward.
Bennie Fowler isn't content to be known as the guy who caught Peyton Manning's last NFL pass. With the work he's putting in during training camp, the Denver Broncos wideout is planning on hauling in more receptions this season. Fowler is one of several young receivers competing for the
It was only two years ago that Montee Ball was preparing to start at running back for the Denver Broncos. Ball's fall was swift. According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Ball pleaded guilty to two charges of disorderly conduct and one charge of battery as part of two domestic abuse incidents.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera said the idea of labelling right tackle Mike Remmers as a Super Bowl goat is completely absurd. Sure, Remmers got beat twice on the edge by Von Miller last February, resulting in a pair of strip-sacks against Cam Newton that led to 15 points in a 24-10 loss to the Denver Broncos
The Denver Broncos knew Peyton Manning was the unquestioned starter entering the last four training camps. Mark Sanchez hasn't put distance between himself and Trevor Siemian and rookie Paxton Lynch. ''They're all doing good stuff and then there's struggles at times,'' coach
The Denver Broncos receiver got word that his grandmother, Minnie Pearl, is one of 214 low-level federal prisoners to have their sentences commuted on Wednesday by President Barack Obama. Most of the offenders, like Pearl, were low-level drug offenders. Minnie Pearl and Thomas' mother, Katina Smith
Peyton Manning called it Von Miller's ''world celebrity tour,'' a five-month jet-setting junket of television and dance studios, A-list parties and B-roll appearances. Although the Broncos are being cautious with the Super Bowl MVP who skipped the offseason program in a contract
Denver coach Gary Kubiak says that in his 32 years in the NFL he's never seen this much depth or deftness at wide receiver. ''I've said from day one: that really has the chance to be the strength of our team,'' Kubiak said Sunday. Last year, there were Pro Bowlers Demaryius
The Denver Broncos won the Super Bowl in an unorthodox manner and they're out to defend that title in an unconventional way as well. ''Our room is a big, big, big part of what we want to do,'' running back C.J. Anderson said Saturday. When Peyton Manning retired, coach Gary Kubiak
Shutdown Corner is previewing all 32 teams as we get ready for the NFL season, counting down the teams one per day in reverse order of our initial 2016 power rankings. The Denver Broncos were a strange Super Bowl champion. The defense will go down among the great championship defenses in NFL history
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