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Sunday Debate: Denver Broncos Will Be NFL’s Top Defense in 2016

Feb 7, 2016; Santa Clara, CA, USA; Denver Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller (58) celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after being named the …

Broncos’ Justin Simmons the most athletic rookie safety?

Denver Broncos rookie safety Justin Simmons earned the highest SPARQ score of any player at his position this year… When the Denver Broncos made the …

Broncos Offseason: Joe DeCamillis’ Thoughts on Special Teams

Jan 17, 2016; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos special teams coordinator Joe DeCamillis against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the AFC Divisional …

Peyton Manning Says He Came "Pretty Close" to Signing With a Team Other Than the Broncos

In "just what Tennessee Titans fans want to hear" news, Peyton Manning says he nearly joined the franchise after he was released by the Indianapolis …

Sunday morning one-liners

Jerry Hughes says he’s happy moving back to linebacker with the Bills.<p>Dolphins coach Adam Gase likes what he’s seen from CB Byron Maxwell.<p>A look at …

Fitzpatrick offer: Three years, $24 million

The suddenly public (sort of) back-and-forth continues between the Jets and quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick.<p>Two days after the Jets (and, yes, it was …

America's Most Scenic Roads

“In our red rental car, we passed 617 white-knuckle switchbacks, 56 one-lane bridges, and tons of waterfalls as we traveled away from civilization,” says Kim Binsted, an astrobiology professor at the University of Hawaii who last month drove the length of Maui’s Hana Highway—one of the most …

Road Trips

Oakland Raiders: Good, Bad and More for 2016

<b>It’s been a very long dry spell for the Oakland Raiders. Is this the year the club not only vaults into serious playoff contention but seals the deal?</b><p>…

5 Denver Broncos Players Poised for a Breakout Campaign in 2016

With Super Bowl 50 in the past, the Broncos are solely focused on defending their Super Bowl title. Offseason workouts have begun at UCHealth Training Center, and the Broncos have a chip on their shoulder due to perceived disrespect from those in the national media.<p>These “hot takes” include such …

Colorado

Should the NFL Permit Weed?

An interview with Ravens offensive lineman <b>Eugene Monroe</b>, who is openly calling for the league to allow for medical marijuana as an alternative to …

Football (U.S.)

This offseason seems to be giving the Broncos the finger

Now that they’ve gotten the rings, the Broncos are suddenly getting the finger.<p>According to Nicki Jhabvala of the <i>Denver Post</i>, Broncos linebacker …

Promo video for new stadium in Las Vegas adds momentum to Raiders' potential move

The Raiders are looking for a new home, if you haven't heard — though it is still unknown whether the franchise will stay put in Oakland after its one-year lease at O.co Coliseum is up or move down the coast if the San Diego Chargers do not exercise their option to join the Rams in Los Angeles.<p>But …

American West

How much public money will be available for Vegas stadium?

With Raiders owner Mark Davis committed to exploring opportunities in Las Vegas, the question becomes whether Las Vegas will provide Davis with the …

Navy's record-setting quarterback given permission to begin NFL career

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Keenan Reynolds will get his chance to play in the NFL this season.<p>Defense Secretary Ashton Carter announced Friday that the record-setting Navy quarterback Reynolds and fullback Chris Swain can defer their military service to play in the NFL.<p>Carter made the announcement …

Football (U.S.)

The 10 Worst Rookie QB Seasons Since 1980 [Rankings]

Football fans have witnessed some historically good debut seasons from rookie quarterbacks over the past few years. Robert Griffin III and Russell …

Horse Tracks: Broncos have the best edge rushing unit in the NFL

It's the end of May and there really isn't much to talk about concerning the Broncos that we haven't covered in the past weeks and months, so let's …

Broncos’ Brandon Marshall at OTAs without a contract

The Brandon Marshall who plays for the Jets is skipping Organized Team Activities even though he’s under contract, but the Brandon Marshall who plays …

Everything is just great at OTAs around the NFL

Eric Decker isn't with the Jets right now, reportedly because he wants Ryan Fitzpatrick to get paid.<p>Offseason training activities (OTAs) aren't particularly thrilling. More than anything, it's about new players and rookies learning how to practice under new coaches with different teammates. When …

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Saturday one-liners

They’re already calling 5-6 Dolphins WR Jakeem Grant “Mighty Mouse.” (Don’t tell UFC flyweight champion Demertious Johnson.)<p>Here’s a closer look at …

Ricky Williams is opening the world's first weed gym

Cannabis workouts might be the next big hit.<p>There's a brief moment during every workout when you suddenly have the realization that you haven't been focusing all that much. This isn't necessarily a bad thing, as this is most likely an indicator that your body is autonomously pushing through for the …

Cannabis

Knowshon Moreno planning NFL comeback

Former first round pick Knowshon Moreno is planning a comeback to the NFL despite not playing since 2014.<p>Sometimes it’s really hard to know when …

5 Players the Oakland Raiders Could Trade Away in 2016

With a roster overflowing with talent in 2016, the Oakland Raiders could be forced to trade away some solid contributors to meet the 53-man limit …

Chiefs Film Room: Kevin Hogan Is An Andy Reid QB

Jan 26, 2016; Mobile, AL, USA; North squad quarterback Kevin Hogan of Stanford (8) throws a pass during Senior Bowl practice at Ladd-Peebles Stadium. …

USA Today picks Kansas City Chiefs to suck

Dec 27, 2015; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Jeremy Maclin (19) celebrates after catching a touchdown pass against the …

For the Denver Broncos, leadership doesn't have to come from the quarterback

Since Peyton Manning decided to hang it up after riding off into the sunset with another Lombardi in the trophy case, the Denver Broncos have been …

OSU's Russell Okung defends self-negotiated Denver Broncos contract

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Russell Okung heard the criticism of the self-negotiated contract he signed with the Denver Broncos in March. He just doesn’t …

Peyton Manning: ‘I will not be a coach’

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The top five inside linebackers in Denver Broncos history

Only two linebackers were picked in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, but don’t base their vitality to the team on that. Linebackers are the …

Wade Phillips and the Broncos' defense's improvement centers on individual growth

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – As the Broncos move further and further away from Feb. 7, 2016, and a Super Bowl 50 win, the defense repeatedly faces the same …

Super Bowl

HT: Super Bowl trophy presentations can be awkward

I've watched the original broadcast of Super Bowl 50 at least fifteen times since that glorious night. It's the perfect thing to have on while …