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Joe Flacco signs with New York Jets as Sam Darnold's backup at QB

Joe Flacco is getting another shot in the NFL after his last stint with the Broncos lasted just one year, as the veteran QB signed with the Jets.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, NFL, Jets, Usa Today, New York Jets, Joe Flacco, Broncos, Sam Darnold


2 Broncos teammates don't agree on coronavirus mask issue, and all NFL teams will deal with similar issues

There will be plenty of disagreements on many issues related to COVID-19.
Tags: News, Sports, NFL, Broncos


Shelby Harris believes Broncos will surprise many this season

The Denver Broncos have not made the playoffs in any of the four years since their victory over the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50. Despite finishing second in the AFC West last year, their 7-9 record was five games back of the eventual Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs in the division. However, Broncos [more]
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Former USC QB Jack Sears transfers to Boise State

After a months-long saga, Jack Sears has finally found a new home. The former USC quarterback, who announced his intention to transfer in August, has signed with Boise State, the program announced. Sears will be immediately eligible with two years remaining. Sears arrived at USC after leading San Clemente High to the 2016 CIF State 1-A championship. He redshirted his first season with the Trojans, then made his collegiate debut the following year in a start against Arizona State, completing 20 o...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, College sports, Sears, Usc, Broncos, Boise, Boise State, Arizona State, Clay Helton, San Diego State, USC Football, Jack Sears, San Clemente High, College-football


Von Miller on stopping Patrick Mahomes: Can’t do it, our offense has to score

The Broncos made several moves designed to upgrade their offense this offseason and it's not hard to understand what drove those decisions. The Chiefs are the top team in the AFC West and they've put together a powerful offense led by quarterback Patrick Mahomes that helped them win Super Bowl LIV in February. In an [more]
Tags: News, Sports, Broncos, Von Miller, AFC West, Patrick Mahomes


We have contact: NRL to resume with Broncos vs Parramatta

Full contact, collision football will make a comeback when Australia's National Rugby League restarts its interrupted season with the Brisbane Broncos hosting Parramatta on May 28. NRL chief executive Andrew Abdo announced the revised draw Friday for the third and fourth rounds, more than two months after the NRL season was suspended because of the coronavirus pandemic. Sports in most parts of the world have been shuttered because of the pandemic, with tentative returns of baseball league...
Tags: South Korea, News, Australia, Sports, Taiwan, NRL, Brisbane Broncos, Broncos, Parramatta, National Rugby League, Andrew Abdo


Drew Lock motivated to prove John Elway right

When it comes to acquiring quarterbacks, Broncos General Manager John Elway has had one big hit and a lot of misses: Signing Peyton Manning was a success, but the quarterback situation in Denver has been ugly since Manning retired. Drew Lock aims to change that. Lock told James Palmer of NFL Media that he wants [more]
Tags: News, Sports, Peyton Manning, Denver, Broncos, Manning, John Elway, NFL Media, James Palmer


Can Drew Lock get Denver in the hunt in 2020?

Drew Lock was a Jeezy-rapping savior for the Broncos during the final five games of the 2019 season. What should we expect from the QB next season? (AP)
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Report: Raiders agree to deal with Devontae Booker

The Raiders missed out on signing Frank Gore, but have found some younger backfield help. (Though, that would apply to any running back they'd sign). According to Sean Cunningham of KXTV in Sacramento, former Broncos running back Devontae Booker plans to sign with the Raiders. Booker put up solid numbers as a rookie (877 combined [more]
Tags: News, Sports, Sacramento, Frank Gore, Raiders, Broncos, Devontae Booker, Sean Cunningham, KXTV, Raiders Booker


Nick Saban: Henry Ruggs, Jerry Jeudy are different receivers, equally good

The Raiders selected Alabama receiver Henry Ruggs III with the 12th overall choice. Ruggs' college teammate, Jerry Jeudy, followed three selections later, going to the Broncos at No. 15. So which team got the better receiver? Their college coach would take either one. "I think it's a matter of personal preference, choice, whatever you want [more]
Tags: News, Sports, Alabama, Raiders, Broncos, Nick Saban, Ruggs, Jerry Jeudy, Henry Ruggs III, Henry Ruggs Jerry Jeudy


Drew Lock picking up offense “10 times as quick” as last year

The Broncos changed offensive coordinators this offseason, but the key player on their offense says the move to a virtual offseason program hasn't hampered his ability to grasp Pat Shurmur's offense. Quarterback Drew Lock said that having a year of experience under his belt "is benefiting me in a lot of ways I didn't necessarily [more]
Tags: News, Sports, Broncos, Pat Shurmur, Drew Lock


Lindsay initially 'really upset' after Broncos signed Gordon

Running back Phillip Lindsay admitted he initially was "really upset" after the Denver Broncos signed free agent Melvin Gordon to a two-year, $16 million contract. Lindsay, after all, likely was in line for a bigger paycheck after eclipsing the 1,000-yard plateau in each of his first two seasons and securing a Pro Bowl selection in 2018. Lindsay, 25, opened up about his feelings with Pro Football Hall of Fame member Terrell Davis in a conversation on Instagram Live, which was transcribed by Ry...
Tags: News, Sports, Denver Broncos, Melvin Gordon, Denver, Broncos, Gordon, Lindsay, Pro Football Hall of Fame, Terrell Davis, Phillip Lindsay, Ryan Koenigsberg


Drew Lock on Broncos’ draft: We got some stallions

Quarterback Drew Lock expected the Broncos to get him a receiver in the first round of last weekend's draft. So he wasn't surprised when Jerry Jeudy was the choice at No. 15. Then, the next night, the Broncos took Penn State receiver KJ Hamler in the second round. "I kind of expected the receiver in [more]
Tags: News, Sports, Broncos, Penn State, Jerry Jeudy, KJ Hamler


Broncos decline Garett Bolles’ fifth-year option

The Broncos have declined the fifth-year option on Garett Bolles' contract, Mike Klis of 9News reports. Bolles has not lived up to the $11.064 million option risk, which becomes guaranteed in case of injury. The Broncos made Bolles the 20th overall choice in 2017. He has started all possible 48 career games, seeing action on [more]
Tags: News, Sports, Broncos, Garett Bolles, Bolles, Mike Klis


Chiefs cutting Kyle Shurmur, giving Jordan Ta’amu a chance

The Chiefs are cutting quarterback Kyle Shurmur, Dan Graziano of ESPN reports. It leaves Patrick Mahomes, Chad Henne and Jordan Ta'amu in the team's quarterbacks room. Shurmur, the son of former Giants head coach and current Broncos offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur, went undrafted out of Vanderbilt last spring. He signed with the Chiefs, who waived [more]
Tags: News, Sports, Espn, Giants, Broncos, Chiefs, Vanderbilt, Pat Shurmur, Shurmur, Kyle Shurmur, Jordan Ta, Jordan Ta'amu, Kyle Shurmur Dan Graziano, Patrick Mahomes Chad Henne


Broncos release four players

The Broncos made a little post-draft room on the roster Monday. The team announced that four players had been waived: Safety Tyvis Powell, tight end Bug Howard, and defensive linemen Deyon Sizer and Jay-Tee Tiuli. Powell finished last season on the practice squad, which made the Broncos the eighth team he's spent time with (along [more]
Tags: News, Sports, Broncos, Tyvis Powell, Bug Howard, Deyon Sizer, Jay Tee Tiuli Powell


Broncos add seven undrafted rookies

After choosing 10 players in the 2020 NFL Draft, the Broncos added seven more Sunday who went undrafted. The team announced that the players had agreed to terms. That group includes Western Michigan running back LeVante Bellamy, Texas Tech safety Douglas Coleman III, Vanderbilt quarterback Riley Neal, Wake Forest wide receiver Kendall Hinton, Tartleton State wide [more]
Tags: News, Sports, NFL, Broncos, Vanderbilt, Western Michigan, LeVante Bellamy Texas Tech, Douglas Coleman, Riley Neal Wake Forest, Kendall Hinton Tartleton


Broncos take Drew Lock’s Missouri teammate Albert Okwuegbunam

The Broncos spent the first two days of the draft adding targets for quarterback Drew Lock and they continued that trend on Saturday by taking one of Drew Lock's former college teammates. Denver made tight end Albert Okwuegbunam with the 118th overall pick of the draft. Okwuegbunam spent the last three years at Missouri and [more]
Tags: News, Sports, Missouri, Denver, Broncos, Drew Lock, Albert Okwuegbunam, Okwuegbunam


Broncos add another target for Lock, grab D-back in third

John Elway pledged to give Drew Lock more weapons and the Denver Broncos general manager delivered with two terrific targets for the second-year quarterback. Elway selected Penn State speedster KJ Hamler with the 46th pick in the second round of the NFL draft Friday night, 24 hours after grabbing Alabama wide receiver Jerry Jeudy at 15. Elway used his first of three picks in the third round on Iowa cornerback Michael Ojemudia, who will help fill the void left by the departure of Chris Harris ...
Tags: News, Sports, Alabama, Denver Broncos, NFL, Iowa, Chargers, Broncos, Penn State, Chris Harris Jr, Elway, John Elway, Drew Lock, Jerry Jeudy, KJ Hamler, Michael Ojemudia


Broncos get Lock some help with Alabama wideout Jerry Jeudy

In his 10th draft, John Elway finally picked a player from Alabama. Jeudy is the 71st player Elway has selected in his decade as GM. Earlier this week, Elway said it was just happenstance that he hadn't selected an Alabama player.
Tags: News, Sports, Alabama, Broncos, Elway, John Elway, Jerry Jeudy, Alabama Jeudy, GM Earlier


The Latest: Bucs add O-line help; Broncos get Jeudy

It took until the 13th spot before a trade was made, Tampa Bay moving up one slot to get tackle Tristan Wirfs of Iowa to help protect new/old QB Tom Brady. The Buccaneers got that pick from NFC champion San Francisco, which went next and selected Javon Kinlaw of South Carolina. San Francisco got the 117th overall selection and sent a seventh-rounder (No. 245) to Tampa.
Tags: News, Sports, San Francisco, Iowa, Tom Brady, Nfc, Broncos, Tampa Bay, Buccaneers, Jeudy, Tristan Wirfs, Javon Kinlaw, South Carolina San Francisco


NFL mock draft 2.0: Chargers, Dolphins trade up for QBs

Here’s the second of two Southern California News Group mock drafts as we approach Thursday’s stay-at-home 2020 NFL Draft. In this mock draft, teams waited to draft a wide receiver. You might have heard this draft class is deep with wideouts (sarcasm). Ok, let’s get to it: 1. CINCINNATI BENGALS: Joe Burrow, QB, LSU Although this is the worst-kept secret in the world, the Bengals took their sweet time before announcing Burrow as the first overall selection. By now, you know Burrow’s accolades fro...
Tags: Florida, England, New York, Minnesota, Washington, Wills, Cowboys, Sports, Alabama, Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns, LSU, Denver Broncos, NFL, Raiders, San Francisco


NFL draft rumors: Broncos eye Jerry Jeudy in trade past 49ers, Raiders

This scenario would take another receiver off the board before the 49ers and Raiders are on the clock.
Tags: News, Sports, NFL, Broncos, Jerry Jeudy


Broncos may be looking to trade up for Jerry Jeudy

The Broncos have consistently been named as one of the teams looking to trade up in this week's NFL draft, and they may be looking to add a big-time offensive playmaker in the first round. Alabama wide receiver Jerry Jeudy is the player the Broncos would be targeting with a move up to the Top [more]
Tags: News, Sports, Alabama, NFL, Broncos, Jerry Jeudy


NFL Star Von Miller “At Home Resting & in Good Spirits” After Testing Positive for Coronavirus

NFL superstar Von Miller is the latest professional athlete to test positive for coronavirus. It isn’t clear when the 31-year-old Denver Broncos player was diagnosed with the disease, but his agent Joby Branion told NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport that he’s currently “at home and resting in good spirits.” Miller, who was the MVP of Super Bowl 50, is expected to make a public announcement on Friday (Apr. 17). NFL star and Super Bowl 50 MVP Von Miller has a confirmed case of COVID-19, his agent @JobyB...
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Comic book artist Dustin Nguyen talks ‘Batman Tales,’ ‘Descender’/’Ascender’ and missing comic conventionss

It’s been years now, but Dustin Nguyen still remembers what it was like to illustrate his first-ever issue of “Batman” — No. 626 in 2004 — as a young artist for DC Comics. “It was really intimidating,” he says from his home studio in Fountain Valley. “My first Batman run was right after Jim Lee’s Batman — no, Eduardo Risso’s Batman, who was another hero of mine. So super-intimidating. “But you know, the great thing about jumping on Batman is so many artists have worked on him that you kind of br...
Tags: Books, Denver Broncos, Sport, Gotham, Things To Do, Soccer, Dolly Parton, Chargers, Melvin Gordon, Batman, Dc, Seattle, Keenan Allen, Alice, Damon Lindelof, Stubhub


Manzano: Chargers trade up to snag QB in NFL mock draft 1.0

Here’s the first of two Southern California News Group mock drafts as we approach next week’s stay-at-home 2020 NFL Draft. Expect to be shocked with five trades in this first round, and don’t hesitate to send an email at [email protected] to tell me at I’m wrong in all caps. Enjoy: 1. CINCINNATI BENGALS: Joe Burrow, QB, LSU A team like the Miami Dolphins could entice the Bengals to trade the top pick for multiple first-round selections, but in the end the Bengals went with the sure thing. Burrow...
Tags: Florida, England, New York, Colorado, Washington, Cowboys, Sports, New Orleans Saints, Alabama, Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns, LSU, Denver Broncos, NFL, Drew Brees, Raiders


CBS Sports And NFL Team Up To Re-Air Classic NFL On CBS Games

(CBSNewYork/CBS Local) — The NFL Draft, scheduled for April 23-25, is barely more than a week away. And for the sports-deprived fan, it can’t come fast enough. The world remains in full-on lock-down mode thanks to coronavirus. Basketball and hockey are on seemingly permanent pause. Baseball never really started. Football fans can’t even follow the XFL, which played half a season 19 years after its first and disappeared again like some sort of sports league cicada. The three-day NFL Draft is prob...
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Fins Flashback: 2002 Week 6 | Dolphins at Broncos

Time stood still as the ball was suspended in the mile-high sky. The Dolphins sideline, the fans watching at home on television, even the broadcasters were speechless as the pigskin turned end-over-end blasted from the foot place kicker Ol
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Rams’ Aaron Donald unanimous choice for NFL All-Decade team

Von Miller had to catch his breath after finding out he got every vote for the 2010s All-Decade Team. Miller, Tom Brady, J.J. Watt and Adrian Peterson are among eight unanimous selections to the 2010s NFL All-Decade Team announced Monday by the NFL and the Pro Football Hall of Fame. “I never dreamed about making the All-Decade Team,” Miller said. “You think about Super Bowls … but this is such an honor that’s so hard to get that you don’t really even think about it. It’s incredible to be here. I...
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