AFC West News and Rumors
Don’t bother calling Peyton Manning if you’re an NFL team that has injuries at quarterback and is desperate. He’s busy. No, he’s not really spending his Sundays at the grocery store or inviting brother Eli over to have nachos. Manning, who retired after…Share Tweet
Aqib Talib says he’s “a lot more mature” than his Tampa Bay daysprofootballtalk.com 13 minutes agoBroncos cornerback Aqib Talib has made plenty of plays in his career. But when he was in Tampa Bay, he made mostly headlines, and the wrong kind. Older now, he said fans who remember him there will see a different person than the ones the Buccaneers gav…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 4 hours agoIt may only be Marcus Peters‘ second season in the NFL, but he’s already made an impression on Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. Roethlisberger will face Peters for the first time this Sunday. Even though the Steelers faced the Kansas …Share Tweet
Who has the best defense?profootballtalk.com 9 hours agoOn Wednesday’s PFT Live, Broncos safety T.J. Ward made the case for his team having the best defense in the NFL. So we’ve decided to put it out to a vote on Thursday’s PFT Live. Cast a ballot below, and then add a comment below that — including any and …Share Tweet
Chargers list Bosa as limited againprofootballtalk.com 13 hours agoChargers defensive end Joey Bosa was listed as a limited participant in Wednesday’s practice due to a hamstring injury. That means it’s a new week but the same story for Bosa, who’s still trying to get healthy enough to make his NFL debut. The No. 3 pic…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 18 hours agoThere are plenty of reasons to be skeptical about Tim Tebow’s attempt to play professional baseball. But one thing that can’t be denied is the guy has an incredible amount of athletic talent. The former Broncos first-rounder started his baseball career …Share Tweet
Chargers sign Korey Toomer to fill Manti Te’o’s roster spotprofootballtalk.com 19 hours agoThe Chargers have had to sign far too many injury replacements this year, and they found their latest one inside the division. According to Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune, the Chargers have signed linebacker Korey Toomer, formerly of the…Share TweetThe Broncos began the season simply asking quarterback Trevor Siemian to not make a mess of things so their defense could win games. Now, he’s becoming an active participant in the winning. Siemian was named AFC offensive player of the week after his fo…Share Tweetyahoo.com 21 hours agoThe first London game of the season, held in Week 4, has not been kind to the losing coach over the last couple of years. In 2014, the Oakland Raiders lost to the Miami Dolphins at Wembley Stadium, dropping them to 0-4, and head coach Dennis Allen was c…Share Tweet
Ronnie Lott “optimistic” about chances to keep Raiders in Oaklandprofootballtalk.com 21 hours agoPro Football Hall of Famer Ronnie Lott continues to talk to Oakland government and Raiders officials about a way to keep the team where it is, and said he was “optimistic” about the chances. Lott told Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle that he and…Share Tweet
Opposing offenses try to keep Von Miller, Broncos defense in checkESPN.com 22 hours agoOpposing offenses try to keep Von Miller, Broncos defense in checkShare TweetESPN.com 23 hours agoScouting the competition: Players to watch in each Week 4 gameShare Tweet
Wednesday’s PFT Live asks which undefeated team will be the last to loseWednesday’s PFT Live features a visit from safety T.J. Ward of the 3-0 Broncos. Which meshes well with the question of the day: Which 3-0 team will be the last to lose? The candidates are the Broncos, Eagles, Patriots, Ravens, and Vikings. The Eagles de…Share TweetAfter parting with long snapper Kameron Canaday after a botched field goal snap that led to a Buffalo Bills touchdown last week, the Arizona Cardinals brought in a pair of long snappers for tryouts on Tuesday. According to Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com, for…Share Tweet
Bears signing defensive lineman C.J. WilsonThe Bears are signing defensive tackle C.J. Wilson, his agents announced on Twitter. Wilson, 29, spent time with the Raiders and Lions last season. He was released by the Saints in August. He’s a veteran of 78 career games and 19 starts, and he’ll have …Share Tweet
Despite late fumble, Chargers TE Hunter Henry shows promise vs. ColtsESPN.com Sep 27 (yesterday)Despite late fumble, Chargers TE Hunter Henry shows promise vs. ColtsShare TweetThe Eagles are 3-0 and rookie quarterback Carson Wentz has played well in all three games, which has led to some big names being tossed around when asked to compare him to other quarterbacks. Coach Doug Pederson said Monday that Wentz’s film-watching ha…Share TweetThe Steelers will have several injured players to monitor as they head toward Sunday night’s matchup with the Chiefs. During a Tuesday session with the media, coach Mike Tomlin said, via Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, that linebacker Ryan S…Share TweetESPN expected it to be bad. And it was. Via SportsMediaWatch.com, the overnight rating for Monday’s Falcons-Saints game came in at 5.7. That’s a 36-percent drop over last year’s Chiefs-Packers Week Three Monday game and the lowest rating of any national…Share TweetThe Bengals got tight end Tyler Eifert back on the practice field last week for the first time since his offseason ankle surgery, which wasn’t enough for him to play against the Broncos in Week Three but it did raise hopes that he’ll be able to play whe…Share Tweet
Right side of Raiders' offensive line all right ... for nowESPN.com Sep 27 (yesterday)Right side of Raiders' offensive line all right ... for nowShare Tweet
Could Broncos give the edge to Mark Sanchez?Jul 30Field Yates and Darren Woodson discuss the Broncos' starting quarterback position and offensive line, on which four out of five starters are new.
Charger players can't worry about Bosa contract situationJul 29Field Yates details why Joey Bosa is not reporting to Chargers training camp, and Louis Riddick outlines the importance for the team to not let his absence become a distraction.
How many more chances will Aldon Smith get?Jul 29The NFL Insiders crew reacts to the news that Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith has entered a rehab treatment center.
Emmanuel Sanders hoping for new dealJul 28The Broncos want to sign WR Emmanuel Sanders to a new contract and Sanders wants to stay in Denver. The question is, after the blockbuster deal for Von Miller, can the two sides find the right number that makes everybody happy.