AFC West News and Rumors
DeMarcus Ware credits Broncos fans for getting his Super Bowl ring back
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Denver Broncos fans had DeMarcus Ware’s back. When news broke that Ware’s Super Bowl 50 ring was stolen as the Broncos played on “Monday Night Football” against the Houston Texans, Broncos fans went to work, spreading around pictures of the thieves on s…Share Tweet
A 27-year-old pass rusher who should be in the prime of his career is trying to salvage his life in the NFL. Aldon Smith, who is suspended by the league following a series of substance-abuse violations, is applying for reinstatement according to the San…Share TweetBroncos running back C.J. Anderson went for a second opinion on a knee injury this week amid reports that he was going to miss multiple weeks while dealing with the issue. On Thursday, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reported that Anderson has told people tha…Share Tweet
Michael Crabtree says he’s not doing the throat slashprofootballtalk.com 4 hours agoTwice this season, Raiders wide receiver Michael Crabtree has been penalized for a throat slash gesture. But Crabtree says it’s not a throat slash at all, and hopes to convince officials of this soon. Via Jerry McDonald of the Bay Area News Group, Crabt…Share Tweet
Dan Quinn says Falcons are “so different” than team that faded last yearprofootballtalk.com 5 hours agoThe Falcons started 4-1 this season before losing close games to the Seahawks and Chargers the last two week to drop closer to .500 on the season. The losses also may have left some people wondering if this is the start of a replay from last season. The…Share Tweet
Chargers rookie Jatavis Brown honors loss of father with his playESPN.com 5 hours agoChargers rookie Jatavis Brown honors loss of father with his playShare TweetESPN.com 5 hours agoRaiders offer pick-your-poison concoction with Amari Cooper, Michael CrabtreeShare Tweet
It's only been two weeks, but Broncos will have different look vs. ChargersESPN.com 6 hours agoIt's only been two weeks, but Broncos will have different look vs. ChargersShare Tweet
Sheldon Adelson playing hardball with Raiders over Las Vegasprofootballtalk.com 12 hours agoRaiders owner Mark Davis seems intent on moving his NFL team to Las Vegas. But despite a deal to secure public financing for a new stadium in Sin City, Davis may be running into a sizable road block that could scuttle chances of bringing the Raiders to …Share Tweet
After four weeks away, Brandon Flowers returns to practiceprofootballtalk.com 17 hours agoChargers cornerback Brandon Flowers returned to practice Wednesday. Flowers, who’s missed the last four games with a concussion, was listed by the team as a full practice participant. His return would be a boost for a Chargers defense that’s been thin i…Share TweetDeMarcus Ware returns to Broncos practice, so games not far behindShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com 20 hours agoTexans tackle Derek Newton is looking at a long rehab process before he can walk again after tearing the patellar tendons in both knees during Monday night’s loss to the Broncos, which leaves a return to football as something to put on the back burner f…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 20 hours agoChargers rookie tight end Hunter Henry practiced on Wednesday, two days after Chargers Coach Mike McCoy said Henry was in the NFL’s concussion protocol. McCoy said Henry reported concussion-like symptoms after the Chargers won in Atlanta last Sunday. He…Share Tweet
Alex Smith, Tyreek Hill planted seed months ago for long TD passESPN.com 22 hours agoAlex Smith, Tyreek Hill planted seed months ago for long TD passShare Tweet
Another double-digit drop in prime timeprofootballtalk.com 24 hours agoThe Texans-Broncos game was pretty much what everyone thought it would be. And so were the ratings. Unmoved by the return of Brock Osweiler to Denver, the needle moved in the wrong direction from a Nielsen standpoint, with a 14-percent decline in rating…Share Tweet
Punter Marquette King is the Raiders' Renaissance manESPN.com Oct 26 (yesterday)Punter Marquette King is the Raiders' Renaissance manShare TweetChargers LB Denzel Perryman earns AFC defensive player of the weekShare Tweet
King wins AFC Special Teams Player of the Week after strange, productive dayprofootballtalk.com Oct 26 (yesterday)Raiders punter Marquette King was good with his right foot and did a little work with both feet in last Sunday’s win at Jacksonville. Wednesday, King was named AFC Special Teams Player of the week. King averaged 50.6 yards on five punts in the game. He …Share TweetESPN.com Oct 26 (yesterday)Broncos' defense has frustrated quarterbacks in a variety of waysShare Tweet
Eye on the San Diego Chargers: Broncos trying to settle down suddenly-surging AFC West foesdenverpost.com Oct 26 (yesterday)Broncos vs. San Diego Chargers, 2:05 p.m. Sunday, CBS KCNC-4 For the record: The Chargers (3-4) won a second game in a row after Josh Lambo’s 42-yard field goal in overtime took down the Falcons at Atlanta on Sunday. Who’s hot: Philip Rivers. The Charge…Share 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.