Grading the Denver Broncos’ linebackers during the 2016 season

They Denver Broncos still boast one of the top defenses in the NFL. Yet, they did take a bit of a step backward in 2016. In 2015, the Orange Crush posted one of the greatest seasons in NFL history. They allowed just 283 yards, and 18.5 points per game, while forcing an incredible 27 turnovers. In 2016, they didn’t fall off completely, but opposing offenses did find some softness...
Via Mile High Sports
1 hour ago

Vance’s Vision: Broncos’ head coach details designs for roster revamp, quarterbacks, more

PHOENIX — Vance Joseph is one of the new guys, sitting at a round table in a ballroom at the posh Arizona Biltmore hotel, staring out into a room dotted by his fellow AFC coaches. Some hold more than a decade of head coaching experience. Many have made this trek to the annual league meeting for years. Most already know the odd to-do list that comes with being a new NFL head coach...
Via The Denver Post
16 hours ago

Vance Joseph is not surprised the Broncos still don’t have a starting left tackle. Here’s why.

PHOENIX — Boiled down, it’s a matter of supply and demand. Supply is low and demand is high and the Broncos are, as a result, still in need of a true starter at left tackle. They let Russell Okung walk in free agency.  They held onto Donald Stephenson, on a revised contract, and welcomed Menelik Watson. They have other linemen potentially capable of swinging to the left edge...
Via The Denver Post
16 hours ago

Broncos coach Vance Joseph challenges Pro Bowl WR Demaryius Thomas

Via FOX Sports
18 hours ago

Broncos forfeit $4.5 million in cap space for loan repayment

As the NFL offseason rolls on, the Denver Broncos are still looking to upgrade their roster. Now, it looks like they will have a little less money to work with. According to the NFLPA’s salary cap report, the team now has a shade over $16 million, a decrease from what had previously been reported. The loss in space is due to the repayment of a loan that teams were allowed to take...
Via Mile High Sports
22 hours ago

Broncos lose $4.5 million in 2017 salary cap after repayment

The Broncos don’t have quite as much salary cap space as was thought. The NFLPA updated its salary cap report and it shows the Broncos have $16.148 million left in cap space, a $4.5 million drop from the $20.6 million that was listed after Denver’s most recent free agent signings. Denver’s loss in salary cap space is due to a repayment of an NFL loan that teams were allowed...
Via The Denver Post
22 hours ago

John Elway: Broncos have ‘no intent’ to pursue Tony Romo

The narrative that the Denver Broncos are just waiting for the Dallas Cowboys to release Tony Romo in order to sign him just got served a cold shoulder. On Monday, John Elway, who already stated he was eager to move forward with his young quarterbacks, made it clear he’s not interested in pursuing Romo whatsoever.“It’s not the intent to go that direction,’’ Elway told 9News...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Elway: Broncos plan to 'stay the course' with Siemian, Lynch

After telling reporters he didn’t even discuss Tony Romo with Stephen Jones of the Dallas Cowboys this past week, John Elway once again threw cold water on the idea of the veteran  joining the Denver Broncos.The team has continued to throw its support behind Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch throughout the offseason, and Elway did so once again on Monday. While Elway didn’t slam...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos: Why Devontae Booker will break out in 2017

The Denver Broncos struggled offensively in 2016, primarily at the expense of a lackluster running game, due to the injury of veteran C.J. Anderson, and inexperience of rookie Devontae Booker. Following a rocky start, the former fourth-round pick improved throughout the season, taking advantage at all costs to make his name, ultimately proving to be more than capable of becoming...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Von Miller’s stolen helmet being sent to Denver FBI

When authorities began searching for Tom Brady’s missing game-worn jersey from Super Bowl LI, Von Miller probably didn’t realize the investigation would lead to him having a valuable possession of his own returned. Sometimes things just have a way of working themselves out.Mauricio Ortega, the former Mexican newspaper director who has been accused of stealing two of Brady’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Broncos need to wise up and sign Tony Romo

The Denver Broncos were a veteran quarterback away from making a playoff run this past season, and general manager John Elway and the powers that be at Broncos HQ need to realize the team’s window is closing.That’s why they need to sign Tony Romo, and soon.The thing that’s scaring most teams, and understandably so, is the $5 million signing bonus Romo would be due this season...
Via The Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Reporter thinks DeMarcus Ware could return later in 2017

DeMarcus Ware announced on Monday that he has decided to retire from the NFL after 12 phenomenal seasons, and already we are hearing speculation that he could change his mind at some point in the near future.Vic Lombardi of Altitude Sports Network in Denver said on “PFT Live” Tuesday that he would not be surprised if Ware’s retirement ends up being a “soft” one. By that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: DeMarcus Ware had offers, met with Rams before retiring

Reports indicate that DeMarcus Ware certainly didn’t retire for lack of interest in his services.Various reports indicated that Ware had offers in place to play another season for $7-8 million a year, and also visited with the Los Angeles Rams before he ultimately chose to walk away. As Ware said in his statement, his decision to retire was fueled primarily because he wanted to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

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