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6 months 2 weeks ago

Broncos halftime notes

Broncos QB Peyton Manning, who completed 11-of-16 passes (68.8%) for 100 yards with two touchdowns and one interception (99.0 rtg.) in the first half, moved past QB Joe Montana into third place on the all-time postseason passing yardage list and moved past QB Dan Marino into fourth place on the...

7 months 3 days ago

Manning named AFC Offensive Player of Week

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning was named AFC Offensive Player of the Week for the third time this season and the 26th time in his career, the NFL informed the Broncos on Tuesday. Manning completed 32-of-51 passes for 400 yards with four touchdowns (113.2 rtg.) in...

11 months 3 weeks ago

Broncos sign snapper familiar to Manning

PAT GRAHAM AP Sports Writer ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The Denver Broncos have lured Ryan Lilja out of retirement, agreeing to terms with the offensive lineman Wednesday. The Broncos are searching for a replacement at center for Dan Koppen, who is out for the season after tearing his left ACL...

11 months 3 weeks ago

Rodgers-Cromartie leaves field with ankle injury

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Denver Broncos cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie was helped off the field after hurting his left ankle in a drill Wednesday at training camp. Asked his level of concern over the injury after practice, coach John Fox said, "Not overly. But anytime they miss time, I'm concerned." Guard...

1 year 7 months ago

Manning among five Broncos named to Pro Bowl

DENVER - They don't him the Mayor of Honolulu for nothing. Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning was named to his 12th Pro Bowl on Wednesday along with left tackle Ryan Clady, cornerback Champ Bailey, linebacker Von Miller and defensive end Elvis Dumerville. Through 15 games, Manning has tallied 4,355...

1 year 7 months ago

Broncos extend streak to 10

DENVER - The Denver Broncos continue to stay hot riding a 10 game winning streak into the final game of the 2012 season beating the Cleveland Browns 34-12 Sunday at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Quarterback Peyton Manning threw for 339 yards and 3 touchdowns to wide receivers...

1 year 7 months ago

Ravens Lewis out for game against Broncos

BALTIMORE - Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis will not play in Sunday home game against the Broncos. Lewis, who tore his triceps muscle back on October 14, was not activated from injured reserve Saturday afternoon meaning he is ineligible for the Ravens roster until next week. Often considered the...

1 year 7 months ago

Von Miller wants to play even better

DENVER - Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller wants to be even better. The second year starter from Texas A&M has already tallied 16 sacks (1 shy of team record), 6 forced fumbles, and 24 tackles for a loss this season. His name frequently comes up in discussions about the...

1 year 9 months ago

Jets' Tebow trademarking 'Tebowing'

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) - Dropping to a knee like Tim Tebow might cost you now. The New York Jets backup quarterback is trademarking "Tebowing," the move in which he goes down on one knee and holds a clenched fist against his forehead while praying during games. After Tebow led...

2 years 1 month ago

Leaked report implicates Logan's assistant coaches

Football coaches at the Denver area Catholic high school Mullen may have violated state recruiting rules during Dave Logan's tenure as head coach. A report leaked to the Denver Post Friday found the assistant coaches who worked under Logan improperly recruited players, misrepresented tuition obligations and conducted unauthorized fundraisers....

2 years 4 months ago

Keeping up with the QBs

Denver Broncos backup quarterback Brady Quinn signed with the Kansas City Chiefs on Saturday as prized free agent Peyton Manning worked out for the Tennessee Titans. The Broncos overt attempt to recruit the 4 time NFL MVP has lead to speculation that third year quarterback Tim Tebow could end up...

2 years 5 months ago

Tebow headlines reading webcast

Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow is helping to lead the nation's school children in a reading comeback. The third year star has joined the America's Biggest Storytime webcast "Book it!" reading his favorite childhood book, Green Eggs and Ham, by Dr. Suess. The celebrity reading program encourages reading through...

2 years 5 months ago

Del Rio energized to be with Broncos

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Jack Del Rio considered sitting out the 2012 season, relaxing while still drawing a paycheck from the Jacksonville Jaguars, who fired him as head coach in November. Instead, Del Rio jumped right back into the NFL fray, replacing Dennis Allen as Denver's defensive coordinator. Del Rio's...

2 years 5 months ago

Raiders introduce Allen

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) - Dennis Allen preached passion and discipline as he was formally introduced as the new head coach of the Oakland Raiders. The Raiders held a news conference for Allen on Monday and those two themes were repeated often by the first-time head coach. Oakland hired the 39-year-old...

2 years 6 months ago

Raiders finalize deal with Allen

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) - The Oakland Raiders have agreed on a four-year deal to make Denver defensive coordinator Dennis Allen their new head coach. A person familiar with the process said Thursday that the two sides had completed the contract. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team...

2 years 6 months ago

Broncos' Allen agrees to be Raiders head coach

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) - The Oakland Raiders reportedly will hire Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Dennis Allen as their new head coach. Fox Sports and ESPN reported Tuesday night that the sides were still working out final details but an agreement had been reached. The Raiders have not confirmed the hiring....

2 years 6 months ago

Dawkins added to AFC Pro Bowl roster

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Denver Broncos strong safety Brian Dawkins has been added to the AFC Pro Bowl roster, although it's uncertain if he'll be able to play because of a neck injury. Dawkins missed most of the last month and both of Denver's playoff games. He has said he'll...

2 years 6 months ago

McCoy a finalist for Dolphins head coaching job

MIAMI (AP) - Denver Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy and Green Bay Packers offensive coordinator Joe Philbin are getting a second interview for the Miami Dolphins' head-coaching job. McCoy, who took his name out of consideration for the Oakland Raiders head coaching job, will meet with the Dolphins on...

2 years 6 months ago

Broncos defensive coordinator interviews with Rams

ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams interviewed Carolina Panthers offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski and Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Dennis Allen for their coaching vacancy while awaiting word from Jeff Fisher. The Rams and Dolphins are finalists to have Fisher be their head coach. Chudzinski also interviewed for the...

2 years 6 months ago

Brady hopes to stop playoff slide

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Tom Brady is on his usual late-season roll. He'd just like to stop his recent playoff slide. The quarterback who focuses on the next practice and the next game is on an eight-game winning streak. And that may be a better sign of how his next...

2 years 6 months ago

Champ ready for rematch with Patriots

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The last time the Broncos and Patriots met in the playoffs, Champ Bailey returned an interception 100 yards, sparking a 27-13 Denver win and handing Tom Brady his first postseason defeat after 10 wins and three titles. Six years later, they meet again this weekend, both...

2 years 6 months ago

Tebow helps networks pull big ratings

NEW YORK (AP) - The Tim Tebow Show is must-see TV. The Denver Broncos quarterback is helping draw television audiences for NFL games that might have seemed impossible a few months ago. Just how many viewers tuned into Sunday's game against the Steelers solely because of Tebow? Consider the wild-card...

2 years 6 months ago

Broncos activate wide receiver

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The Denver Broncos promoted wide receiver D'Andre Goodwin from their practice squad Tuesday and placed fullback Spencer Larsen on injured reserve with a sprained left knee. Larsen was injured in the Broncos' season finale Jan. 1, and Denver lost its top receiver, Eric Decker, to a...

2 years 6 months ago

Pittsburgh mayor pays up on playoff bet

Victory, sweet victory! Bronco fans have to love this picture of Pittsburgh mayor Luke Ravenstahl 'Tebowing' while wearing a Tim Tebow jersey after his Steelers lost Sunday. It was part of a bet he and Denver mayor Michael Hancock made.

2 years 6 months ago

Broncos success good for business

A good Broncos Party can do more than just raise the spirits of sports fans, it can also give local employers a financial boost to start the year. At Meadow Muffins Bar and Grill in Old Colorado City, Owner Todd Delahanty says he can almost measure the team's progress...

2 years 6 months ago

Dawkins pep talk gives Broncos hope

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Brian Dawkins soothed smarting egos with a spontaneous pep talk. Usually not one for rah-rah speeches, the Denver Broncos captain got in front of the team Monday and basically broke it down like this: They're in the playoffs and that's all that matters. Granted, the Broncos...

2 years 6 months ago

A playoff win can reignite Tebowmania

They may have lost the last three games, but that didn't stop the Denver Broncos from winning the AFC West and hosting a home playoff game. Enthusiasm among Broncos fans seems to be tempered by Sunday 3-7 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs, but local broadcaster Tony Wright from...

2 years 6 months ago

Monday Night Quarterback - Playoff Fever?

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The commemorative T-shirts and caps proclaiming the Denver Broncos 2011 AFC West champions sat mostly untouched in the team's locker room Monday. After watching replays of their 7-3 loss to Kansas City, the Broncos still weren't in any mood to celebrate their return to the playoffs...

2 years 7 months ago

Patriots hope to keep Tebow in the pocket

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Patriots linebacker Rob Ninkovich says his defense can control Tim Tebow by keeping him in the pocket. That won't be easy when New England faces the Broncos scrambling quarterback on Sunday in Denver. Tebow has led the Broncos to a 6-1 record in his seven starts,...

2 years 7 months ago

Can the Broncos get to Brady

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The New England Patriots have more solid pass rushers coming their way when they face the Denver Broncos. The Patriots offensive line must try to protect Tom Brady on Sunday from rookie Von Miller, who has 11 1-2 sacks, and Elvis Dumervil, who has 7 1-2....

2 years 7 months ago

Tebow's future still up in the air

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Tim Tebow's fans want to know what else the man has to do to win over the Denver Broncos' brain trust. He's won seven of eight games since taking over as their starting quarterback, turning a team that was foundering at 1-4 under Kyle Orton into...

2 years 7 months ago

Broncos beat Bears 13-10 in overtime

DENVER (AP) - Tim Tebow led the Denver Broncos to another comeback victory, with Matt Prater's 51-yard field goal with 8:34 left in overtime giving the Denver Broncos a 13-10 win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday. Prater's 59-yarder with 2 seconds left in regulation tied the score. It was...

2 years 7 months ago

Maybe McDaniels wasn't all that bad

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Josh McDaniels. The mere mention of his name brings back bitter, embarrassing memories in Denver. Yet only a year after he was unceremoniously booted out of Broncos headquarters, it might be time to rethink McDaniels' role in turning the Broncos into AFC West contenders. The coach...

2 years 7 months ago

Cardiac Broncos keep fans on edge

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The Denver Broncos are living on the edge and loving it. They've won six of seven games since Tim Tebow became their starting quarterback. Five of those have involved second-half comebacks, including a 35-32 win at Minnesota on Sunday that pushed them into a tie with...

2 years 7 months ago

Miller named defensive player of the month

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller was named NFL Defensive Rookie of the Month, it was announced on Thursday. Miller tied for the team lead with 31 tackles (24 solo) in addition to contributing 4.5 sacks (28 yds.) and two passes defensed while helping Denver post a 4-0...

2 years 7 months ago

Peterson hopes to play against Broncos

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is still not cleared to practice, but he says he hopes to play against Denver this weekend. Peterson missed Minnesota's last game because of a sprained left ankle. He said Thursday that he is feeling better and that the...

2 years 7 months ago

The NFL catches Tebow fever

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The NFL has caught Tim Tebow fever, too. The cover of the inaugural edition of the league's official monthly publication, NFL Magazine, which hits newsstands Dec. 13, will feature Tebow instead of Carolina rookie quarterback Cam Newton as originally planned. The edition will still feature Newton,...

2 years 7 months ago

Miller misses practice for minor thumb surgery

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Denver Broncos rookie pass-rusher Von Miller underwent a surgical procedure to repair a strained ligament in his left thumb and missed Wednesday's practice. Miller is expected to play Sunday at Minnesota, however. Miller was injured in Denver's 16-13 overtime win at San Diego on Sunday. He...

2 years 7 months ago

Is Tebow the comeback king?

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Tim Tebow might want to update his autobiography and not just because it's already a best-seller. In "Through My Eyes," Denver's unconventional quarterback writes about how those who finish strong in football or life will achieve success and even greatness. He could write several more chapters...

2 years 8 months ago

It's not only Tebow time - It's Miller time!

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Forget the Tim Tebow hype machine for a moment. It's Miller Time in Denver. Broncos linebacker Von Miller, the second overall selection in the draft, has led Denver's defensive revival along with pass-rushing partner Elvis Dumervil. The duo has been collecting sacks and crumpling quarterbacks at...

2 years 8 months ago

Orton will return

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Kyle Orton's departure now includes a return trip to Denver. A day after the Broncos waived their former starter, the Kansas City Chiefs picked him up, along with the roughly $2.6 million left on his contract that expires after this season. Orton and his new team...

2 years 8 months ago

Chiefs claim Orton off the waiver wire

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP)- Kyle Orton has been claimed off waivers by the Chiefs, who were searching for a veteran quarterback after losing Matt Cassel to a season-ending injury. The move was told to the Associated Press by a person familiar with the situation on condition of anonymity because the...

2 years 8 months ago

Broncos lineman Ryan McBean will not be charged

DENVER (AP) - Denver prosecutors won't file charges against Denver Broncos defensive lineman Ryan McBean. McBean was arrested last month after a former girlfriend said he was stalking her. The Denver district attorney's office investigated the case and said Wednesday that new evidence didn't support the allegation against...

2 years 8 months ago

Broncos waive Orton

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The Denver Broncos have waived quarterback Kyle Orton. The 29-year-old seventh-year veteran from Purdue lost his starting job after going 1-4. He hasn't played since the first half against San Diego on Oct. 9. His replacement, Tim Tebow, is 4-1. Orton decisively outplayed Tebow in training...

2 years 8 months ago

Tebow still has his critics

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Tim Tebow's passes aren't pretty, his stats aren't spectacular, his footwork is flawed and his mechanics are a mess. Terrible in these metrics, he's terrific in the only measure that really counts in the NFL: he's 4-1 since supplanting Kyle Orton as Denver's starter. The surging...

2 years 8 months ago

Broncos are much more than just Tebow

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Lost in all the hoopla over Tim Tebow and his recent success is the performance of Denver's dominant defense over the last month. The Broncos have been able to keep it close so that their unconventional quarterback can orchestrate all those comebacks. Led by relentless rookie...

2 years 8 months ago

Jets view Tebow as another running back

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) - The New York Jets aren't quite sure what to expect from Denver's Tim Tebow. They know the Broncos quarterback will run a whole lot Thursday night. Will he throw some, too? And, how much? After spending last week preparing for New England's Tom Brady, someone...

2 years 8 months ago

Broncos new offense is giving teams fits

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - As the Denver Broncos fine-tune the playbook to fit Tim Tebow's game, they have become increasingly reliant on the ground game. With the approach, they're off and running. Relying on an unconventional option-style offense led by an unorthodox quarterback, Denver has suddenly surged back into contention...

2 years 8 months ago

McGahee jump starts his career in Denver

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Willis McGahee had just one destination in mind after his three-year stint as Baltimore's backup came to an end last season - Denver. That's where the big, ninth-year running back saw the best opportunity to jumpstart his career with John Fox taking over as head coach...

2 years 8 months ago

Tebow learns to take his hits

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Twice in the three weeks since he took over as Denver's starting quarterback, Tim Tebow has had one of his sacks erased by the NFL's statistics keepers after reviews of the game film. The bruises are for keeps. Tebow has been sacked a league-high 14 times...

2 years 8 months ago

Broncos getting healthy again

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The Denver Broncos are in contention at the halfway point of the season thanks to a middling AFC West and a return to health. In their 38-24 win at Oakland on Sunday, the Broncos got key contributions from four players who had been sidelined for a...

2 years 8 months ago

Chiefs work on stopping Tebow

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Jerheme Urban hasn't been playing a whole lot of wide receiver for the Kansas City Chiefs lately. He has only one catch all season, and that was in the opener. He might as well play quarterback for the Denver Broncos. Or at least try to...

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