AFC West News and Rumors
Colin Kaepernick resumes throwingprofootballtalk.com Updated 3 hours agoThe draft came and went without a trade sending quarterback Colin Kaepernick away from the 49ers and the Broncos said they’re no longer interested in one, which makes it pretty likely that Kaepernick will remain with the team for the 2016 season. With t…Share Tweetyahoo.com 11 hours ago“Dancing with the Stars” welcomed many an NFL player over its first 21 seasons, but Season 22, which premiered on Monday, March 21, features three: newly-minted Super Bowl MVP Von Miller from the Denver Broncos, Pittsburgh Steelers All-Pro Antonio Brown…Share Tweet
Chiefs release Jimmy Wilson, Cameron Gordonprofootballtalk.com 16 hours agoThe Chiefs released safety Jimmy Wilson and linebacker Cameron Gordon on Tuesday. Wilson and Gordon signed with the Chiefs earlier in the offseason but were released as the Chiefs cleared roster space for draft picks and post-draft rookie signings. Wils…Share TweetAn ATV accident will knock Oakland Raiders tight end Clive Walford out of the team's offseason work, which he could have used as an up-and-coming second-year player. Walford injured his knee in an accident, Fox Sports first reported. The team is hopeful…Share TweetPeyton Manning suiting up for a team other than the Denver Broncos in 2016? It was closer than you might think to happening, according to Manning's agent. "I really like to play," Manning told Tom Condon, as Condon related on The Business of S…Share TweetThe Chargers picked tight end Hunter Henry in the second round of the draft in a move that the team hopes can kill two birds with one stone. In the long term, the Chargers would love it if Henry could step into the role that Antonio Gates has played on …Share Tweet
Chiefs' decision to extend Eric Fisher's contract is a good oneESPN.com 23 hours agoChiefs' decision to extend Eric Fisher's contract is a good oneShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 3 (yesterday)The Broncos released a pair of players on Monday, but their roster spots weren’t vacant for long. The Broncos announced the signing of 21 undrafted rookie free agents who will begin vying for spots on the team’s 53-man roster or 10-man practice squad at…Share TweetESPN.com May 3 (yesterday)Rookie running back Devontae Booker has skills to play right awayShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 3 (yesterday)The Denver Broncos waived safety Ryan Murphy on Monday. Murphy was sent back to Denver prior to Super Bowl 50 after police questioned him in regards to a prostitution sting in San Jose. A Bay Area native, Murphy was not cited by police in the investigat…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 2 (yesterday)Broncos linebacker Von Miller won’t be expanding his trophy case before next February. Miller, who chased his Super Bowl 50 MVP award with an appearance on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars, has been eliminated from the contest, via Nicki Jhabvala of the Den…Share TweetESPN.com May 2 (yesterday)Sanchez: Broncos' QB pick a vote of confidenceShare TweetBroncos do not pick up fifth-year option for nose tackle Sylvester WilliamsShare TweetTalent continues to trump character concerns in the NFL, even if the bar is now higher for getting a player a second chance — and lower for keeping him out. The Chiefs deemed West Alabama return specialist Tyreek Hill to be good enough to get a shot at …Share TweetThe Chiefs had decided to wait to make a decision on tackle Eric Fisher until after the draft. The Chiefs have made their decision. PFT has confirmed that the Chiefs have exercised the fifth-year option. It extends Fisher’s contract through 2017, at a s…Share TweetESPN.com May 2 (2 days ago)Broncos didn't draft a linebacker but will give undrafted free agents a lookShare TweetJ.J. Watt and Derek Watt could have a couple of reunions over Thanksgiving weekend. One at the dinner table on Thursday, and another on the football field on Sunday. The Chargers and Texans are due to meet in Houston on November 27, and if pick No. 198 …Share Tweet
Chargers announced undrafted free agent signingsThe Chargers drafted eight players over the seven rounds of this year’s draft and they expanded their rookie class to 27 players by announcing they’ve reached agreement with 19 undrafted free agents. Among the group is quarterback Mike Bercovici, who th…Share Tweet
Former Chargers doctor could lose license over treatment of Junior SeauDr. David Chao, former Chargers doctor who has created a moderate media presence since leaving the NFL, could eventually be losing his license to practice medicine for good. According to 10News.com, the Medical Board of California is seeking a meeting t…Share Tweet
Raiders TE Walford expected to be fine after ATV accidentMay 3Adam Caplan provides an update on Raiders tight end Clive Walford, who suffered a knee injury during an ATV accident.
Sanchez: 'I'm thrilled about this opportunity'May 3Broncos QB Mark Sanchez explains that his focus has not wavered after Denver drafted Paxton Lynch and is excited to mentor him.
Edwards says Broncos are not a lock to win divisionMay 3Herm Edwards breaks down the AFC West heading into next season and explains why the reigning Super Bowl champion Broncos should not be considered a lock to come out on top of the division this year.
Leaf: Seeing Manziel is like looking in a mirrorMay 2Former NFL QB Ryan Leaf joins The Dan Le Batard Show to relate his own drug addiction and behavior to that of Johnny Manziel.