Broncos’ stout defense has an issue to correct against Tampa Bay

The Broncos lead the NFL in pass defense and they lead the AFC in sacks. But Denver’s defense through three weeks has fallen to 26th in the league in rushing yards allowed. What gives? Scrambles. Opposing quarterbacks — Cam Newton, Andrew Luck and Andy Dalton — combined to rush for 116 yards against the Broncos, accounting for 30 percent of the total yards allowed on the ground...
Via The Denver Post
6 minutes ago

Lady Gaga confirms she will headline Super Bowl halftime show

All signs had been pointing towards Lady Gaga performing the halftime show of Super Bowl LI. As of Thursday night, it’s no longer a rumor. Lady Gaga herself confirmed the news on Twitter. It's not an illusion. The rumors are true. This year the SUPER BOWL goes GAGA! @nfl @FOXTV @pepsi #PERFECTILLUSION #GAGASUPERBOWL — Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) September...
Via Sportsnaut
49 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Broncos receivers are bringing diva back, in a good way

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Emmanuel Sanders and Demaryius Thomas are bringing the diva back to the wide receiver position. However, this time it’s a positive, not...
Via Mile High Sports
1 hour ago

Despite chaotic summer, Von Miller is better than ever

  Denver Broncos pass rushing linebacker Von Miller had himself a season in 2015, one that anointed him officially as a household name in the NFL. As crazy as it might sound, his start to the 2016 season might be even better. “I said it earlier,” proclaimed defensive coordinator Wade Phillips. “I thought that he was a lot better at this point this year than he was last year...
Via BSN Denver
1 hour ago

BSN Broncos Podcast: How long will Trevor Siemian be the QB in Denver?

  On the Thursday edition of the BSN Broncos Podcast—a full-length edition—Brandon Krisztal and Ryan Koenigsberg are coming to you from the UC Health Traning Center to discuss all of the happenings surrounding the team. Thursday is the big press conference day at Dove Valley and the guys break down all of the highlights of the day. Are the Broncos receivers divas? Emmanuel Sanders...
Via BSN Denver
3 hours ago

The Broncos defense only needs one thing from their offense: a lead

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The adage “the best defense is a good offense” has been used for a variety of fields, but cornerback Chris Harris Jr. says it fits best...
Via Mile High Sports
4 hours ago

Man pretending to be Broncos owner snuck into facility to “get” John Elway

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit What do you do when you get caught trespassing in the Denver Broncos’ training facility? You claim to own the franchise, of course. According...
Via Mile High Sports
6 hours ago

Broncos’ Von Miller named AFC defensive player of the month

Broncos outside linebacker and current NFL sack leader Von Miller was named the AFC’s defensive player of the month for September. The honor is the third all-time for Miller, who passes former cornerback Champ Bailey for the most in franchise history. The defensive player of the month award is the 11th for a Broncos player since the NFL began handing out the awards in 1986....
Via The Denver Post
12 hours ago

Aqib Talib says he’s “a lot more mature” than his Tampa Bay days

Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib has made plenty of plays in his career. But when he was in Tampa Bay, he made mostly headlines, and the wrong kind. Older now, he said fans who remember him there will see a different person than the ones the Buccaneers gave away for pennies on the dollar in 2012.…
Via Pro Football Talk
16 hours ago

Flaws and all, Denver's defense the NFL's gold standard

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) The Denver Broncos are working to plug the rushing lanes and escape routes that have fans missing Malik Jackson or at least his replacement, Vance Walker, who blew out his right knee in training camp. If the Broncos can keep running backs and quarterbacks from breaking free, they should have a shot at fulfilling safety T.J. Ward's vision of becoming the best...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos: Week 4 Injury Report

  The Denver Broncos have shown no sign of slowing down following their championship season last year. In week three, the Broncos came out of the jungle in Cincinnati with a 29-17 victory. Both teams were undefeated entering the contest and the Broncos continued that streak after a big performance from the young quarterback, Trevor Siemian. The Denver Broncos came into the game...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Denver Broncos defense is making opposing defenders jealous

  ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – It happens every week in the NFL; opposing coaches praise the team they are about to face and tell the world—whether it’s true or not—how tough the upcoming matchup is going to be. Quarterbacks tell you how stout the opcoming secondary is and defenders hail the prowess of the incoming offense. Not often, though, do you hear a player on one side of the...
Via BSN Denver
1 day ago

Texans place J.J. Watt on IR, sidelining him for at least 8 weeks

The Houston Texans will be without their best defensive player for at least eight weeks, if not more. The team announced Wednesday that it has officially placed J.J. Watt on injured reserve due to a back injury, which he re-injured Tuesday. In his place, the Texans have signed defensive end Antonio Smith.Watt was coming off of back surgery, which he underwent in the offseason. Being...
Via FOX Sports
1 day ago

Carson Wentz And Trevor Siemian Have Made Their GMs Look Like Geniuses

If Week 3 showed us anything, it was that John Elway and Howie Roseman proved their critics wrong. These two general managers were at a crossroads in the offseason regarding their quarterbacks. They both ended up making decisions that were heavily criticized. Now, Denver and Philadelphia are sitting pretty at 3-0 with stellar play from their quarterbacks that not many people ...
Via The Sports Quotient
1 day ago  |  Discuss

AP Power Rankings: This time it's Pats, Denver tied at No. 1

NEW YORK (AP) The Denver Broncos are off to a perfect start under quarterback Trevor Siemian. The New England Patriots also are 3-0 despite playing without superstar Tom Brady. The past two Super Bowl winners also share the top spot in the latest AP Pro32 poll released on Tuesday. The Patriots received six first-place votes and the Broncos earned five and both have 377 points from...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

TGS weekly MVP tracker: Von Miller and a bunch of surprise quarterbacks

With 14 whole weeks remaining in the 2016 NFL regular season, here’s how we view the MVP race… 1. Von Miller, Broncos: With five sacks and 15 pressures in three Denver victories, Miller has been the best player in the game. He makes like a hell of a lot easier for an inexperienced quarterback. 2. Carson Wentz, Eagles: I’m serious. The league’s seventh highest-rated passer...
Via This Given Sunday
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Once Broncos stuff the run, it's Miller & Ray's time

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) If a quarterback wants to keep Denver's devastating pass rush at bay, it seems his only option is to hand the ball off to his running back. Andy Dalton stayed upright while throwing just eight times in the first half Sunday, but once the Broncos adjusted to stuff the run, he was forced to drop back. That's when Von Miller picked up his NFL-best fifth sack...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Did John Elway fire back at a Twitter troll a year later?

For those who say John Elway doesn’t hear what the public has to say, they didn’t see a tweet Elway sent out Sunday. In the middle of the Denver Broncos’ 29-17 win over the Cincinnati Bengals, the Broncos vice president of football operations and general manager responded to a tweet from a fan about the abilities of Denver quarterback Trevor Siemian that was sent more than...
Via The Comeback
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Juice This: The Donald Does Denver

So, Trump had the Super Bowl-champion Denver Broncos to the White House to celebrate their victory. As the Broncos marched in to take their place on the podium behind him, some with fists clenched and raised to the sky, Trump rasped that players who make so much money and don’t like it here can go live somewhere else. Von Miller proceeded to sack him. Went through security and...
Via The Sports Post
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Did "Dancing with the Stars" make Von Miller better at football?

Maybe there’s a good reason for athletes to appear on “Dancing with the Stars.” Von Miller thinks so, anyway. The Broncos linebacker feels that the competition made him a harder worker and, by extension, a better football player. “I’ve never put six hours into one thing every single day, not even football,” Miller said, via Jeff Legwold of ESPN. “We practice for two...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Miami police looking into July incident with Brandon Marshall

Denver Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall, who is one of the players kneeling with Colin Kaepernick, is the subject of a Miami police investigation stemming from an alleged incident in July. According to Nicki Jhabvala of the Denver Post, Marshall was detained by police on July 4 during a reported shooting in the area. During the encounter, police allegedly threatened Marshall...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Von Miller credits ‘Dancing with the Stars’ for strong start

Von Miller is off to one of the best starts of his NFL career. And he credits competing on “Dancing with the Stars” during the offseason as the primary reason. The Denver Broncos linebacker specifically cited intense and lengthy practices with dance partner Witney Carson as the impetus to a newfound aspiration for consistency. “Some of the practice I had with Witney is...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Aqib Talib: Broncos’ offense is 10 times better than last year’s

The Denver Broncos won the Super Bowl last season, and that was with an offense many considered to be sub-par. So how much better of a team are they this season then if cornerback Aqib Talib thinks the offense is 10-times better this year? In an interview with Nate Kreckman and Tom Nalen on Altitude Sports 950 AM in Denver, Talib shared his thoughts on this year’s offense. ...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Marshall comments on Terence Crutcher shooting

Terence Crutcher was shot and killed by Tulsa police on Sept. 16. Video has since emerged that shows he had his hands in the air, and police have confirmed he was unarmed. Tragically, this isn’t the first, second or third time this has happened in 2016, and it is incidents like this that have sparked NFL players like Colin Kaepernick, Brandon Marshall and others to protest by...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

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