Broncos Rumors & News

  • Bill Polian: Peyton Manning could be a G.M. “immediately”

    Pro Football Talk "Peyton Manning hasn’t shared his plans for the future, but if he wants to one day become a General Manager, one of the best to ever do that job thinks he’s ready now. Hall of Famer Bill Polian said on SiriusXM NFL Radio that Manning was a “football nerd” who used to have in-depth conversations..." February 11

  • Philly Brown: Talib “immature,” but hope he isn’t suspended

    Pro Football Talk "In the first half of Super Bowl 50, Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib picked up a personal foul for throwing Panthers wide receiver Philly Brown to the ground by his facemask. After the game, Talib said that he did it on purpose because he “just had to show [Brown]” after exchanging words with him..." February 10

  • Browns could have interest in Brock Osweiler

    The Score "The Denver Broncos have some big questions to answer at quarterback this offseason, as Peyton Manning is contemplating retirement and Brock Osweiler is set to hit free agency. Tucked away in his Monday Morning Quarterback column, Peter King dropped this interesting piece of information..." February 10

  • Broncos need to know Manning's intentions by March 8

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Peyton Manning doesn’t really have all the time he needs to decide on whether to retire. The Denver Broncos will need an answer by March 8, the day before the first day of the league year. On March 9, Manning’s $19 million salary for the 2016 season becomes fully guaranteed. With all due..." February 10

  • Broncos LB: Our defense is 'the greatest ever,' better than 1985 Bears

    Denver Post "Aqib Talib set the stage for what was to come on Sept. 13, 2015, almost five months before the Broncos would be celebrated. Standing at a lectern at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, a gold chain draped around his neck, Talib explained his go-ahead, pick-six play in their season-opening win..." February 10

  • Young Peyton had a very specific way of picking on a younger Eli

    Pro Football Talk "In the two-plus days since the Super Bowl, much has been said about Eli Manning’s blank stare after it became apparent that his brother, Peyton, would win a second Super Bowl ring. Two days before the Super Bowl, Eli shared some details of a time when Peyton’s actions were eliciting something..." February 10

  • Broncos' Von Miller doesn't believe Peyton Manning will retire

    Sporting News "Von Miller isn't buying into the rumors that Peyton Manning will retire from football. During his appearance Tuesday on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," the Broncos outside linebacker and Super Bowl 50 MVP said he believes the veteran quarterback will return to play next season. "I don't think..." February 10

  • Goodell says extra point rule made the NFL more exciting in 2015

    Pro Football Talk "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says Year One of the new extra point rule was a success, and more rules tweaks are on the way. Goodell said the new rule, which moved extra point kicks back 13 yards, is an example of the kinds of changes the league will continue to consider. “From a..." February 10

  • Super Bowl Replay Assistant Was From Denver and Family Attended Game as Broncos Fans

    The Big Lead "The wife of Super Bowl 50 replay assistant Jimmy Oldham attended the game as a Denver Broncos fan and posted video celebrating the outcome to her public Facebook page. The NFL reported Oldham’s assignment on its website Jan. 27 and KUSA identifies him as a Denver-area resident. The Lead Sports..." February 10

  • Bennie Fowler returns ball from last completion to Peyton Manning

    Larry Brown Sports "Regardless of whether or not Peyton Manning decides to retire, he has one heck of a souvenir from the Super Bowl. Manning’s last completion from the Denver Broncos’ 24-10 Super Bowl victory over the Carolina Panthers was a pass on a 2-point conversion to Bennie Fowler. Fowler had kept the ball,..." February 09

  • John Elway: ‘No deadline’ for Peyton Manning decision

    Larry Brown Sports "John Elway says there’s no deadline for Peyton Manning to make a decision on retirement. The Broncos quarterback has yet to announce a decision on his future, and Elway says the team isn’t rushing him to do so." February 09

  • NFL will consider Talib suspension

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos 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 2016 season begins. (And we now know that the..." February 09

  • Broncos CB on postgame press conference setup: 'I would have been mad if I was Cam too'

    USA Today "After Cam Newton abruptly left his press conference on Sunday, many pointed out on social media that it’s possible he could actually hear what Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr. was saying to the media about their game plan. On Tuesday morning, Harris said that he would have been annoyed..." February 09

  • Giants could target 2 Broncos after Von Miller dream-crusher

    New York Post "Von Miller, the MVP of Super Bowl 50, broke the spirit and soul of Cam Newton and the Panthers with his play on the field, and broke the hearts of Giants fans with his take on his impending free agency. “It’s gonna be a peaceful thing,’’ Miller said Monday morning. No, no, a thousand times..." February 09

  • Vikings’ Anthony Barr hopes Von Miller’s contract ‘breaks the bank’

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "With Super Bowl MVP Von Miller about to hit free agency, Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr is rooting for him to score a record-smashing payday that would redefine expectations for the position — and set Barr up for a nice check of his own down the line. That’s $150 million, presumably — a figure..." February 09

  • Record $132 million bet on Super Bowl 50 at Nevada sports books

    ESPN "A record $132.54 million was bet on Super Bowl 50 at Nevada sportsbooks, with the house winning $13.31 million, according to numbers released Monday by Nevada Gaming Control. The $132.54 million wagered on the underdog Denver Broncos' 24-10 win over the Carolina Panthers at the sports books..." February 09

  • DeMarcus Ware explains why Cam Newton didn’t run more

    Pro Football Talk "By standards applicable to other quarterbacks, Panthers quarterback Cam Newton didn’t have a horrible night in Super Bowl 50. By Newton’s standards, he did. The goal, as Broncos linebacker DeMarcus Ware explained on Monday’s PFT Live on NBC Sports Radio, was to make the Panthers one dimensional..." February 08

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    Matt Barrows @mattbarrows

    Ex-49 Vernon Davis played eight snaps Sunday. His postseason total: 19 snaps, one target, no catches ... and a Super Bowl ring.

  • Aqib Talib deliberately grabbed Corey Brown’s facemask

    Pro Football Talk "Several years ago, the NFL got rid of the distinction between major and minor facemask fouls, with all penalties for grabbing and pulling the bars on the front of the helmet becoming 15-yard personal fouls. It doesn’t matter whether it’s accidental or intentional; the penalty is the same. When..." February 08

  • Peyton Manning Post-Budweiser Celebration ... At Disneyland!

    TMZ "Disneyland is the most hungover place on Earth ... if Peyton Manning slammed as many Budweisers as he threatened to after Super Bowl 50. Peyton and his 4-year-old twins Mosley and Marshall are in Anaheim right now, and hitched a ride with Mickey, Minnie and co. for a victory parade -- his last..." February 08

  • Montee Ball charged with misdemeanors for incidents at hotel, in vehicle

    Wisconsin State Journal "Former NFL and Wisconsin Badgers running back Montee Ball won't face felony charges related to an incident early Friday in which police say he injured his girlfriend during an argument at a Downtown hotel. Instead, Ball was charged with disorderly conduct for the incident, a misdemeanor that..." February 08

  • Aqib Talib calls Levi’s Stadium turf “terrible”

    Pro Football Talk "The 49ers have had repeated issues with the quality of the sod at Levi’s Field. On Sunday, the NFL’s first stint as the caretaker of the gridiron at Santa Clara encountered difficulties, too. “The footing on the field was terrible,” Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib said, via the Associated Press...." February 08

  • Porn Star wants to reward Emmanuel Sanders for Super Bowl win

    Larry Brown Sports "Lisa Ann has an outstanding offer to any member of a championship-winning team in American professional sports to cook them dinner as a reward for their accomplishment. With the Super Bowl ending on Sunday, the former adult film star’s offer now stands for any member of the Denver Broncos who..." February 08

  • Von Miller's heartfelt message to Johnny Manziel: 'I want to see you do good'

    USA Today "While celebrating the most wonderful moment of his life, Von Miller had a message for Johnny Manziel. Completely unprompted, Miller sent a message to his fellow Texas A&M alum through the media following his masterful performance in Super Bowl 50. Miller sacked Cam Newton 2½ times — two of..." February 08

  • Manning's decision not coming for 'few' weeks

    Today "Fresh off the Denver Broncos' victory in Super Bowl 50, quarterback Peyton Manning tells TODAY that the Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton was gracious and humble in defeat. He says he's going to enjoy his victory for a few weeks before deciding whether he will continue his career. " February 08

  • DeMarcus Ware won't retire after SB win: 'I got a lot of gas in the tank'

    CBS Sports "Peyton Manning wasn't the only one that got emotional during a Saturday night speech to the Broncos. Outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware had his feelings swell up, too, as he prepared to play in the Super Bowl for the first time in his 11-year career. The day after the win, the 33-year old Ware,..." February 08

  • Budweiser: Peyton Manning Not Paid For Beer Plug Following Super Bowl Win

    NESN "Peyton Manning decided to drink Budweiser after leading the Denver Broncos to victory over the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 because he likes the beer; not because he likes the money (that the beer makers never gave him). That was Budweiser’s take on a postgame interview Manning did with..." February 08

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    Art Stapleton @art_stapleton

    Von Miller says he believes contract negotiations with Broncos will be "peaceful" as he is set to become a free agent.

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    Andrew Siciliano @AndrewSiciliano

    Peyton Manning is now the winningest QB in @NFL history. 200 victories, one more than Brett Favre.

  • Broncos outlast Panthers, claim third Super Bowl title; Von Miller is MVP "The Denver Broncos authored one of the greatest defensive performances in Super Bowl 50, helping Peyton Manning write one of the game's most improbable stories in the process. The Broncos are Super Bowl champions for a third time after dismantling the Panthers 24-10 inside a raucous Levi's..." February 08

  • Did Peyton Manning tip off his retirement plans by plugging Budweiser?

    Fox Sports "Peyton Manning didn’t say he was ready to retire after the Denver Broncos’ Super Bowl 50 win, but he did say something that he sure shouldn’t have said if he isn’t ending his 18-year NFL career. "You know, I'll take some time to reflect,” Manning told CBS sideline reporter Tracy Wolfson after..." February 08

  • Davis, Ward officially active for Super Bowl 50

    The Score "Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis is officially active for Sunday's Super Bowl matchup with the Denver Broncos. Davis suffered a broken arm in the Panthers' NFC title victory over the Arizona Cardinals, but he maintained confidence over the past two weeks that he'd be able to suit..." February 07

  • Broncos may use familiar formula with Von Miller

    Pro Football Talk "Win or lose, the Broncos have some tough decisions to make after Super Bowl 50 ends. Here’s the easiest: Applying the franchise tag to linebacker Von Miller. There will be other candidates for it, in theory. But Miller, the second overall pick in 2011, makes the most sense, by far. Also, with a..." February 07

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    Troy Renck @TroyRenck

    #Broncos Stewart told me he will not wear a brace on his knee in the game. He will just tape it up

  • Broncos Super Bowl win sets up possible season opener vs. Patriots

    ESPN "Quick-hit thoughts/notes around the New England Patriots and NFL: 1. One potential trickle-down effect for the Patriots in Super Bowl 50 is that if the Broncos win, it puts a New England-at-Denver matchup on the radar as a possibility to open the 2016 season. In addition to hosting New England..." February 07

  • How John Elway got Peyton Manning to buy Denver Broncos

    ESPN "The Promise is likely now somewhere on the list. With the franchise's record-tying eighth trip to the Super Bowl already booked, John Elway’s declaration to Peyton Manning in 2012 is wedged into the list of historical references that includes Orange Crush, The Helicopter, T.D., Back-to-Back,..." February 07

  • Super Bowl 50: Everything you need to know about the big game

    Sportsnet "Getting ready for Super Bowl Sunday? Well, Sportsnet has you covered. During one of the busiest events on the sporting calendar, we provided a vast array of online articles, videos, and features that you can’t afford to miss. Here you’ll find a complete guide of all of our stories and..." February 07

  • $13 beer?! How much everything costs at Super Bowl 50

    ESPN "Two hours before Super Bowl 50, the cheapest ticket on StubHub was a cool $3,000. And once you get into the stadium, it doesn't get much cheaper. It'll cost at least $13 to enjoy a cold one at the big game. That's the price for a 16-ounce souvenir can -- or a 20-ounce draft in a souvenir cup --..." February 07

  • Peyton Manning 'near tears' addressing Broncos during meeting

    ESPN "In the Broncos' team meeting Saturday night before Super Bowl 50, both Peyton Manning and DeMarcus Ware got choked up when addressing the team. "Both were very emotional and near tears," team president Joe Ellis told ESPN's Sal Paolantonio. Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak addressed the team..." February 07

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    ESPN Stats & Info @ESPNStatsInfo

    This is 1st Super Bowl matching team with most interceptions on defense vs team that threw most interceptions during reg. season (h/t Elias)

  • Manning vs. Newton proves opposites attract

    ESPN "Peyton Manning vs. Cam Newton -- man, it could have been something if only they were born around the same time. Go ahead and consider what defined the enduring sports rivalries of the past. Ali and Frazier. Arnie and Jack. Russell and Chamberlain. Chrissie and Martina. Magic and Bird. The..." February 07

  • Broncos will franchise tag Von Miller, try to make deal "John Elway could have a franchise tag dilemma after the confetti stops falling on Super Bowl 50. With Peyton Manning likely playing his final game, it's important for the Denver Broncos hang on to quarterback Brock Osweiler. However, pass rusher Von Miller is also set to hit free agency. NFL..." February 07

  • Derek Wolfe will not disrespect Cam Newton if he gets sack

    Larry Brown Sports "Derek Wolfe will be doing everything he can to stop Cam Newton in the Super Bowl on Sunday, but he will not disrespect his counterpart if he does get a sack in the game. Wolfe, a pass rusher who had 5.5 sacks in 12 games for the Broncos this season, told Larry Brown Sports that he plans to do..." February 07

  • Wade Phillips lands award for top assistant coach

    Pro Football Talk "The biggest reason why the Broncos will be playing for a Super Bowl title on Sunday is their defense. On Saturday night, the man responsible for overseeing that defense was named the NFL’s top assistant coach of the year. Defensive coordinator Wade Phillips was honored for putting together a..." February 07

  • Flurry of Broncos bets evens out action on Super Bowl 50 teams

    ESPN "The early betting action in Las Vegas on Super Bowl 50 was lopsided toward the favored Carolina Panthers. But that's changing. In fact, so much money has been showing up on the Denver Broncos recently that some sports books are beginning to wonder if they'll actually be rooting for the..." February 07

  • Broncos try to mimic regular schedule in final walkthrough "Under a cloudless sky, with temperatures hovering over 60 degrees, the Broncos walked onto the field at Levi's Stadium on Saturday afternoon for a final brush-up before Super Bowl 50. The AFC Champions completed their typical day-before-a-game walk through, a 45-minute session without helmets or..." February 07

  • Broncos defenders will try to slow 'x-factor' Greg Olsen "The Denver Broncos faced Rob Gronkowski twice, Travis Kelce twice, Antonio Gates twice, Heath Miller and Gary Barnidge, among other tight ends. Sunday they will attempt to slow Greg Olsen. "We've been battle-tested going against the tight ends," corner Chris Harris Jr. said this week, via the..." February 06

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    @TomPelissero I think it was worth it

  • Charlie Sly calls PIs hired by Peyton Manning legal team 'very professional'

    ESPN "Charlie Sly, responding to a report in The Washington Post that said Peyton Manning's lawyers sent investigators to his home before the release of an Al-Jazeera America documentary in December, says he didn't believe investigators were there to intimidate him into cooperation. Speaking to..." February 06

  • Broncos’ C.J. Anderson: “There’s no pressure on us. There’s nobody picking us.”

    Denver Post "It’s been their mantra all season, but the underdog mentality has reached peak status for Super Bowl 50. Most oddsmakers have the Panthers as 5.5-point favorites with some going as high as a full touchdown. The Broncos aren’t upset or bothered; instead they’ll use it as fuel." February 06