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Vance Joseph confident in Broncos special teams coach

14 Nov

It’s easy to look at Denver’s 41-16 implosion against New England and ask if the team’s playoff-worthy defense is a thing of the past. Allowing 40-plus points in back-to-back games is concerning, but Sunday night’s thrashing was centered on a rash of special-teams gaffes that sunk the Broncos out of the gate: 1. Denver shut […]

Von Miller: Offside penalties are like ‘taxes’ on sacks

10 Nov

Von Miller was caught offside twice in the Broncos‘ Week 9 shellacking at Philadelphia. Miller took ownership of his mistakes that aided the Eagles‘ blowout, but also explained his philosophy on trying to time the snap. For Miller, getting a split-second head start to crush the quarterback is worth the risk of an occasional penalty. […]

Broncos want to get back to run-first plan vs. Patriots

9 Nov

The Denver Broncos‘ offense is close to making the Tim Tebow-era teams look prolific. The Broncos 18.8 points per game are their fewest since 1992 when John Elway missed four games with a shoulder injury. Denver’s 4.91 yards per play is the team’s fewest since 2001 when Terrell Davis played just eight games in his […]

Vance Joseph: Paxton Lynch still isn’t physically ready

9 Nov

The Denver Broncos sticking with Brock Osweiler under center leaves one big question floating in the thin Mile High air: What’s the deal with Paxton Lynch? The former first-round pick suffered a shoulder injury in the third game of the preseason and finally began practicing again last week. Lynch struggled in brief stints last season, […]

Vance Joseph: Paxton Lynch still isn’t physically ready

8 Nov

The Denver Broncos sticking with Brock Osweiler under center leaves one big question floating in the thin Mile High air: What’s the deal with Paxton Lynch? The former first-round pick suffered a shoulder injury in the third game of the preseason and finally began practicing again last week. Lynch struggled in brief stints last season, […]

Vance Joseph: Paxton Lynch still isn’t physically ready

8 Nov

The Denver Broncos sticking with Brock Osweiler under center leaves one big question floating in the thin Mile High air: What’s the deal with Paxton Lynch? The former first-round pick suffered a shoulder injury in the third game of the preseason and finally began practicing again last week. Lynch struggled in brief stints last season, […]

Vance Joseph: Paxton Lynch still isn’t physically ready

7 Nov

The Denver Broncos sticking with Brock Osweiler under center leaves one big question floating in the thin Mile High air: What’s the deal with Paxton Lynch? The former first-round pick suffered a shoulder injury in the third game of the preseason and finally began practicing again last week. Lynch struggled in brief stints last season, […]

Broncos’ Brock Osweiler to start at QB vs. Patriots

7 Nov

The Broncos are staying put with Brock Osweiler. Coach Vance Joseph announced Monday that the veteran quarterback will start once again on Sunday night against the New England Patriots. Joseph emphasized that Osweiler has “earned the opportunity” to prove he can lead Denver’s sputtering offense down the stretch, per NFL Network’s James Palmer. He […]

Powerhouse Eagles devastate struggling Broncos

6 Nov

Winning their seventh straight game, the Eagles (8-1) on Sunday took advantage of a crumbling Broncos (3-5) offense and another stellar outing by quarterback Carson Wentz. Here’s what we learned from Philly’s 51-23 thrashing of Denver: 1a. Let’s start right here: The Eagles are a legitimate threat to glide right into the Super Bowl if […]

Injuries: Emmanuel Sanders (ankle) to play vs. Eagles

5 Nov

Brock Osweiler will have a key piece of the Denver offense to throw to when he makes his first start of the season for the Broncos today. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders, who missed the last two weeks with an ankle injury, will play against the Philadelphia Eagles. Here are […]