AFC West News and Rumors
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Three days after Johnny Manziel started his team's Week 16 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs, the Cleveland Browns placed Manziel in concussion protocol after he showed up to the team facility complaining of concussion-like symptoms. Manziel was declared o…Share Tweet
profootballtalk.com 3 hours agoThe NFL has increasingly become more of a passing league over the last two decades as offensive production has exploded to previously unseen heights. But Super Bowl 50 featured a rare occurrence when it comes to the NFL’s championship game. Neither Peyt…Share TweetLast year, after the Chiefs applied the non-exclusive franchise tag to linebacker Justin Houston, speculation emerged that a team would gladly give up a pair of first-round picks as compensation for signing him to an offer sheet that Kansas City wouldn’…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 8 hours agoAt one point, the Super Bowl postgame coverage included the handing of a phone to the coach of the winning team with a call from 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. Nowadays, the call comes after the fact. The Broncos have announced that President Barack Obama ca…Share Tweet
Strange facts emerge about Super Bowl 50 replay assistantprofootballtalk.com 9 hours agoFrom Super Bowl 50 comes a strange postscript that could have become a major problem for the NFL. Via TheBigLead.com, the wife of the game’s replay assistant attended the game as a fan of the Broncos. Jimmy Oldham reportedly is a Denver-area resident. H…Share Tweet
What's trending in the NFL: Deadline on Peyton Manning's decision; Cam Newton says he's a 'sore loser'ESPN.com 10 hours agoWhat's trending in the NFL: Deadline on Peyton Manning's decision; Cam Newton says he's a 'sore loser'Share Tweetnytimes.com 11 hours agoHundreds of thousands of cheering, orange-clad Denver Broncos fans lined the city's streets on Tuesday for a parade and rally to welcome home the team after their upset victory in Super Bowl 50 over the Carolina Panthers.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 11 hours agoThe Raiders have plenty of money to spend in 2016. They’ll be spending none of it on safety Nate Allen. Per a league source, Allen has been released after one season with the Raiders. Signed as a free agent after five years with the Eagles, Allen appear…Share Tweet
Elway calls re-signing Danny Trevathan, Malik Jackson prioritiesprofootballtalk.com 15 hours agoLinebacker Von Miller said that he expects his contract discussions with the Broncos will be “a peaceful thing,” an outlook made easier by the fact that the team would likely use the franchise tag to secure Miller’s return for at least one more season i…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 15 hours agoApart from the question of whether Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning wants to return is the question of whether the team wants him to return. Broncos G.M. John Elway was asked that question at a Tuesday press conference, and he deftly avoided it. Here’…Share TweetPanthers quarterback Cam Newton said Tuesday that he's "sore loser," but defended walking out of a press conference after the Super Bowl by saying he didn't feel like talking to the media after Carolina's 24-10 loss to the Denver Broncos.Share Tweet
Devin Funchess: Cam wasn’t rattled, Broncos are just greatprofootballtalk.com 16 hours agoLost amid the controversy over Cam Newton walking out of his post-Super Bowl press conference was the fact that most Panthers players sat there and answered every question the media asked. One of those players was receiver Devin Funchess, who used the p…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 17 hours agoBroncos cornerback Aqib Talib viewed his decision to violently pull Panthers receiver Corey Brown to the ground by his facemask as something that would simply draw the equivalent of a parking ticket. Talib instead may be parked on the couch when the 201…Share Tweetyahoo.com 18 hours agoEli Manning probably should have known better. Manning should have known that the television cameras would be peeping into the Manning family box at Super Bowl 50, and that any and every reaction he had as brother Peyton Manning was playing for the Denv…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 20 hours agoWhat can the Bills learn from the Broncos? A positive take on DT Ndamukong Suh’s first season with the Dolphins. Taking a look at the long-term decisions at quarterback for the Patriots. Joe Namath is in favor of Colin Kaepernick coming to the Jets. A c…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 21 hours agoUnlike many football coaches (and 68-year-olds), Broncos defensive coordinator Wade Phillips has shown an affinity for social media. Phillips has been a pretty active Twitter user in the last few years and his account has been an entertaining one to fol…Share Tweet
Clark Hunt says Chiefs are close to being championship caliberESPN.com 21 hours agoClark Hunt says Chiefs are close to being championship caliberShare Tweet
Brady: I wish I could make it look as easy as other quarterbacks doprofootballtalk.com 21 hours agoTom Brady was part of a pregame ceremony honoring past Super Bowl MVPs before the Broncos beat the Panthers in Sunday’s Super Bowl 50 and he’s one of two players who has taken home the award three times in his career. On top of those postseason exploits…Share Tweet
President Obama congratulates Kubiak, Ware on Super Bowl winFeb 9President Barack Obama calls Broncos coach Gary Kubiak and LB DeMarcus Ware to congratulate them on their Super Bowl 50 victory over the Panthers.
The Broncos celebrateFeb 9John Elway, Peyton Manning, Von Miller and others address the crowd in downtown Denver as the team celebrates its' third Super Bowl title.
Does NFL need to make example out of Talib?Feb 9The Around the Horn panel suggests the NFL should make an example out of Broncos CB Aqib Talib for admitting he intentionally facemasked Panthers WR Corey Brown.
Anderson: 'I'm a fat kid at heart'Feb 9Broncos RB C.J. Anderson divulges into some of his offseason treats he likes to indulge in, but says he makes sure to get himself in shape for the season.