Denver Sports News and Rumors
Some weeks, it’s hard to find a special teams player of the week, and they end up giving it to a punter for something thrilling like dropping three inside the 20. This week, it was the choice between an all-time record and a performance that was close. …
Manning's memory always seems to serveUpdated 1 hour ago Share TweetENGLEWOOD, Colo. – Having listened to Peyton Manning go down by down, situation by situation, through a drive or two in games he played 16, 17 and 18 years ago at the University of Tennessee, it was intriguing to see how he answered a question about rec…
Broncos Rewind: Week 14Updated 6 hours ago Share TweetENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- It's a short week for the Broncos as they have already turned their attention to the San Diego Chargers. The Broncos can go a long way toward clinching the AFC West title with a win -- they will clinch if the Kansas City Chiefs lose …
Broncos' defense virtually unrecognizable with playoffs around cornerUpdated 11 hours ago Share TweetThe playoffs are less than a month away, and the Broncos' defense is virtually unrecognizable from the group that took the field in Week 1 - and that was without Champ Bailey.
Kiszla: Broncos defenseless heading to playoffsUpdated 11 hours ago Share TweetThe Broncos cannot win the Super Bowl this way. Do the math any way you want. A splendid Peyton Manning plus no defense seems doomed to end in failure and frowns.Share TweetThe Colorado Rockies have acquired Brett Anderson from the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday in exchange for pitchers Drew Pomeranz and Chris Jensen.Share TweetOn November 18, young Oklahoma City Thunder fan Cameron Rodriguez lived out every NBA attendee's dream when he hit a halfcourt shot for a $20,000 prize during the team's game against the Denver Nuggets at Chesapeake Energy Arena. A college student, Rodr…Share TweetBroncos receiver Wes Welker sustained a concussion on Sunday night, his second in two games. With the team’s next game coming up on Thursday night against the Chargers, few believe he’ll play. While Welker may not play, he hasn’t been ruled out, yet. “O…Share TweetPeyton Manning silenced the "he can't play in the cold" talk by torching the Titans in 18 degree weather.
Done Deals: Mark Trumbo traded to D-backs in three-team deal; Rockies acquire Brett Anderson from the A'sUpdated Dec 9 (yesterday) Share TweetThis is The Stew's running list of trades and signings that happen during baseball's winter meetings. We'll keep updating this post as the news happens. For more chatter and rumors, be sure to check out our winter meetings tracker. TUESDAYMark Trumbo go…
Rockies' Gonzalez takes swings, feels goodUpdated 21 hours ago Share TweetColorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez took practice swings for the first time this offseason Monday and didn't feel any pain from a sprained middle finger that sidelined him for the final two months of the season.Share TweetKANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs have to be encouraged by the recent play of rookie running back Knile Davis. He returned a kickoff 108 yards for a touchdown two weeks ago against the Denver Broncos. Davis then had his busiest and most product…
Big Ben is riled up, againUpdated 22 hours ago Share TweetLike Peyton Manning, there’s a chance Ben Roethlisberger is happy only when he’s unhappy about something. Last month, reports that the Steelers quarterback possibly wants out of Pittsburgh pissed Ben off — and sparked a winning streak. Now that the Stee…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetAfter a slow start to the season, the Denver Nuggets have righted the ship underneath rookie head coach Brian Shaw. Though the team lost its best player and award-winning coach and top player personnel executive over the offseason, the Nugs are currentl…
Six more teams can clinch playoff spots this weekUpdated 23 hours ago Share TweetThe Colts have already clinched the AFC South, and the Broncos and Seahawks have both clinched playoff berths. Those three teams can be joined by as many as six others on Sunday. The NFL has released this week’s playoff scenarios, and they show that the…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetHave you been checking the casting rumors about the new "Entourage" movie? Supposedly Kate Upton could play Vincent Chase's love interest. We'll we've got another casting idea for you, producers: Give Denver Broncos head coach John Fox a role.…
This Is The Worst Offensive Possession Of The NBA SeasonUpdated Dec 10 (yesterday) Share TweetDid you watch the Nuggets-Wizards game last night? I sure hope you didn't, because that game suuuuuucked. It was a game that featured a final score of 75-74, a combined 44 turnovers, and ended with the Wizards blowing four straight chances at a game-win…Source: deadspin.com
Broncos safety Rahim Moore says he'll be playing again in JanuaryUpdated Dec 10 (yesterday) Share TweetRahim Moore was mistaken. The Broncos' starting free safety thought he had options when his attending physicians at Sky Ridge Medical Center told him in the wee hours of Nov. 18 that he would need surgery on his lower leg.
Broncos' Julius Thomas has big-time TD company: Hall of Famer SharpeUpdated Dec 10 (yesterday) Share TweetJacob Tamme couldn't get dressed. His locker was right there, just a few feet a way, with a dozen media members wedged in and around it. There was no getting close to it, though, so Tamme shrugged and joked.
Broncos replace defensive players who are battling injuriesUpdated Dec 10 (yesterday) Share TweetInjuries cannot be controlled, at least not by football coaches. What Broncos coach John Fox and defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio can affect is the performance of their healthy players.
Kurt Warner's top 5 QBs for Week 14Dec 10Kurt Warner looks back on the top quarterback performances and ranks them, with a pair of his picks set to square off on NFL Network's "Thursday Night Football."
Who will challenge Broncos in AFC?Dec 10Brian Baldinger and Jamie Dukes debate which team in the AFC poses the biggest threat to the Denver Broncos for conference supremacy.
The Denver Broncos short on time and WelkerDec 10The Denver Broncos are on a short week heading into Thursday. And wide receiver Wes Welker, undergoing the league's concussion protocol, might be a scratch against division rivals San Diego Chargers.
Nuggets Sneak Past WizardsDec 9The Nuggets came back to beat the Wizards 75-74.
Clayton's mailbag -- Debate on low hits resumesDec 10Clayton's mailbag: Rob Gronkowski's injury revived the debate on low hits, but don't expect any changes.
Don Banks: Daniel Snyder has no one to blame but himself for mess in Washi…Dec 10No matter how it ends, or when it ends -- this latest publicly displayed spasm of organizational dysfunction in Washington -- the Redskins and owner Daniel Snyder know their way home from here. They've been here so many times before, at the end of so ma…
The Tuesday MailbagDec 10Oh, it was cold last night? The Super Bowl’s outside, in northern New Jersey, in eight weeks. It’s going to be cold then. Maybe not Siberian cold, but cold. You had injuries to deal with last night? You think you’re not going to get more hurt by the fir…
Chicago Bears need to keep riding this offenseDec 9The Bears need to fully embrace their new identity as offensive juggernaut if they want to make the playoffs, writes Michael Wilbon.