Broncos Rumors & News

  • Raiders to sign son of Ed McCaffrey as undrafted free agent

    The Score "The Oakland Raiders are signing an undrafted free agent with significant football bloodlines. The team will add Duke wide receiver Max McCaffrey, son of former Denver Broncos wide receiver Ed McCaffrey and brother of Heisman Trophy runner up Christian McCaffrey, according to Adam Schefter of..." May 01

  • Jerry Jones: I probably should have overpaid for Memphis QB Paxton Lynch

    Sports Day "In the fallout of the NFL draft, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is still feeling the effects of the trigger he didn't pull on the draft's first night. Walking back to the Cowboys draft room Saturday evening, Jones mentioned that it was difficult for him to fall asleep Thursday night after..." May 01

  • John Elway takes to Twitter explaining each Broncos pick

    The Score "Social media engagement is certainly an important avenue for every professional team in 2016, and Denver Broncos President John Elway is taking it to a new level during the NFL draft. The Hall of Famer is tweeting out a description of every pick the Broncos make just seconds after the selection..." April 30

  • Broncos land Devontae Booker in fourth round

    Pro Football Talk "The Broncos brought back C.J. Anderson and Ronnie Hillman in free agency, which means their top two running backs from last season will be back in 2016. They added a new face to the mix in the fourth round on Saturday afternoon when they drafted Devontae Booker with the 136th overall pick." April 30

  • Broncos made a Mr. Irrelevant jersey for the NFL Draft and it's now useless

    CBS Sports "Going into the NFL Draft this week, the Denver Broncos knew they had the 253rd (and final) pick, and they were pretty excited about it. The final pick in the draft is known as Mr. Irrelevant, and when the Broncos showed up at the draft in Chicago, they came prepared: As you can see below, the..." April 30

  • Broncos pass on Hoyer so Lynch, Sanchez can get more reps

    NBC News 9 Colorado "When the Denver Broncos began to resolve their quarterback situation their initial plan was to have two veteran quarterbacks compete for the starting job and have two young quarterbacks to develop. Paxton Lynch revised the plan. After selecting Lynch, a 6-foot-7, dual-threat quarterback from..." April 30

  • Report: Broncos had Paxton Lynch rated higher than Jared Goff

    Sportsnaut "The Denver Broncos didn’t have to give up the farm to acquire the quarterback they wanted. While most talent evaluators around the league viewed Jared Goff as the top quarterback in the 2016 NFL Draft, John Elway and the Denver Broncos reportedly had Paxton Lynch rated higher, per James Palmer of..." April 29

  • Jerry Jones admits Cowboys wanted Paxton Lynch, failed to trade up

    The Sports Daily "Jerry Jones and the Cowboys wanted to hit the motherload of all homeruns in Thursday’s NFL draft, taking Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott at No. 4 and then trading back up and getting Memphis quarterback Paxton Lynch, too. Didn’t work. Jones got his star running back but failed to get..." April 29

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    Michael Fabiano @Michael_Fabiano

    The Denver Broncos select Paxton Lynch, QB, Memphis …

  • Broncos CB Chris Harris Jr.’s Instagram Gets Hacked, Posts Picture Of Him Smoking A Blunt

    Terez Owens "When something goes bad, always blame it on the hack. Laremy Tunsil wasn’t the only Football player getting hacked last night. Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr also had his social media infiltrated during the NFL draft. " April 29

  • How John Elway maneuvered to get quarterback Paxton Lynch

    NBC News 9 Colorado "John Elway woke up Thursday morning knowing he wanted quarterback Paxton Lynch but also aware he wasn’t the only one. There were five teams picking in front of Elway’s Denver Broncos who had seriously considered the University of Memphis quarterback. They were the Chicago Bears with the No. 11..." April 29

  • Report: ‘Nothing going on’ with Colin Kaepernick trade to Broncos

    Sportsnaut "For the past several weeks, there has been talk about San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick heading to the Denver Broncos in a trade during the 2016 NFL draft. While this talk has calmed down a bit recently, most expected rumors to heat up during the draft itself. That has not..." April 29

  • Broncos trade up to select QB Paxton Lynch

    NFL.com "The Denver Broncos made a deal with the Seattle Seahawks to trade up to the No. 26 pick to select quarterback Paxton Lynch." April 29

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    Patrick Smyth @psmyth12

    Broncos have traded 1-31 and 3-94 to Seattle for 1-26.

  • Report: Broncos have discussed giving up first-round pick in Colin Kaepernick deal

    Sportsnaut "There should be some sort of resolution regarding the Denver Broncos quarterback situation before the three-day 2016 NFL draft concludes on Saturday. Whether that’s Denver selecting a quarterback with the 31st pick or trading for a veteran still remains to be seen. What we do know is that..." April 28

  • Broncos Fans Start Petition to Bring Tim Tebow Back to Denver

    Complex "After losing Brock Osweiler to the Houston Texans, striking out on acquiring Colin Kaepernick and passing on Johnny Manziel, the Denver Broncos cannot go into training camp with just Mark Sanchez and Trevor Siemian at the quarterback position. They need to get a fierce competitor who knows what..." April 28

  • Cris Collinsworth to call Thursday Night Football with Mike Tirico

    Awful Announcing "It’s been widely reported that Mike Tirico will be joining NBC and calling Thursday Night Football this season. According to the Miami Herald’s Barry Jackson, his partner will be Sunday Night Football analyst Cris Collinsworth: At the NFL owners meetings in Boca Raton last month, NBC Sports..." April 28

  • Broncos don’t think Eagles are trading Sam Bradford at all

    Pro Football Talk "For the moment at least, it appears Sam Bradford is not going to get his wish. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Broncos have checked with the Eagles about their wantaway quarterback, but are convinced they’re not going to trade him at all. While it remains to be seen how willing the..." April 28

  • Von Miller hopeful of new deal, says "there's no hard feelings"

    Denver Post "The morning after Super Bowl 50, Von Miller insisted his impending contract negotiations with the Broncos would remain peaceful. No bitterness. No jabs lobbed through media. And nothing has changed, he said. Back in Denver for his annual Von's Vision "reveal party" to hand out eyeglasses to..." April 28

  • Bill would forever preserve "Mile High" in Broncos' stadium name

    Denver Post "A bipartisan bill introduced into the Colorado legislature Tuesday afternoon would ensure the name "Mile High" lives on forever, regardless of other naming deals for the Denver Broncos' stadium. The legislation was filed coincidentally just as Sports Authority, which currently holds naming..." April 27

  • DeMarcus Ware was prepared for, cool with Broncos pay cut

    Pro Football Talk "Outside linebacker is clear position of need for the Indianapolis Colts. A player who fits that role might be available when the Colts pick at No. 18 on Thursday. Linebacker Noah Spence had 63 tackles, including 22.5 for a loss, and 11.5 sacks last season at Eastern Kentucky. It’s how Spence..." April 26

  • From DeflateGate to tampering, how 4 teams forfeited picks in the 2016 NFL Draft

    SB Nation "Forfeited draft picks are a rare occurrence in the NFL, but they do happen -- just not as frequently as they did this year. In fact, the 2016 NFL Draft will have four teams forced to give up a pick due to various infractions. This is the biggest amount of lost picks since 2012, when the New..." April 26

  • Report: Broncos called about Sam Bradford, but price was too high

    Pro Football Talk "At one level, Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford going public (through his agent) with a desire to be traded could make it harder to force a deal, since it reduces Philly’s leverage by making the whole thing a mess. At a deeper level, perhaps Bradford’s agent has decided that taking a public stand is..." April 26

  • Report: Mike Tirico is leaving ESPN for NBC

    Sports Business Daily "Mike Tirico, one of ESPN’s best known on-air voices, is leaving the network for NBC, according to several sources. Tirico has been a mainstay with ESPN since '91, and given his many roles at ESPN, he will be an incredibly difficult talent to replace. Tirico has been ESPN's on-air face of the NFL,..." April 25

  • Broncos sign free agent tight end Garrett Graham

    Mile High Report "According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, the Denver Broncos have signed free agent tight end Garrett Graham to a one-year deal. Graham is entering his seventh year in the league and will be reuniting with Gary Kubiak. Graham was selected in the fourth round of the 2010 NFL Draft by Gary Kubiak..." April 25

  • Goodell: NFL Draft likely to leave Chicago, Denver, Atlanta want to host

    Chicago Sun-Times "Though commissioner Roger Goodell was thrilled with Chicago’s staging of the NFL draft last year — and is bracing for a bigger event downtown next week — he expects it to be held elsewhere in 2017. During an informal meeting with Associated Press Sports Editors, Goodell said Thursday it’s “very..." April 24

  • Signs point to Browns having strong interest in Heisman winner Henry at No. 32

    Canton Rep "Don't be surprised if the Browns take a shot at the reigning Heisman Trophy winner next Friday. The team might want to avoid spending its No. 8 overall pick on a running back, or might find that Ohio State's Ezekiel Elliott is already gone. That won't be known until the first..." April 24

  • NFL players investing in cannabis pain-management

    Denver Post "The former Broncos’ quarterback and other retired and active NFL players believe Cannabidiol, or CBD, a nonpsychoactive compound in cannabis, could be an alternative to potent painkillers used by players in the league. Nestled at the base of the Flatirons and tucked behind a dog park is Jake..." April 23

  • Jets' Ryan Clady 'good to go' after missing 2015 with ACL tear

    Gang Green Nation "Mike Maccagnan held a predraft media availability yesterday. When we get this close to the Draft, nobody is offering very much in the way of substantive information. Teams do not want to telegraph their strategy. As such, Maccagnan did not say much of note. (The Jets aren't going to rescind..." April 23

  • Ryan Clady cleared medically after ACL tear

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets traded for tackle Ryan Clady this month with the intent to make him their starting left tackle now that the team has parted ways with longtime starter D’Brickashaw Ferguson. At the time of the trade, the only apparent obstacle to plugging Clady into the lineup was the torn ACL he..." April 22

  • Osweiler spending many hours studying the Texans’ playbook

    Houston Chronicle "Quarterback Brock Osweiler is all about the Texans' playbook. As soon as he arrived in Houston from Denver, Osweiler got his playbook on an iPad, and he's been studying almost every day. "I love the game of football," Osweiler said during the Texans' offseason program. "Part of that is the..." April 22

  • John Elway happy with Mark Sanchez, calls Colin Kaepernick talks 'dormant'

    DenverBroncos.com "As the weeks have passed, John Elway and the Broncos have remained patient about the state of their quarterback position, continuing to sit with two quarterbacks while waiting for the situation to play out. Mark Sanchez is the reason why. "We're happy with Mark," Elway said at his pre-draft..." April 22

  • Von Miller Contract Talks Could Get 'Ugly,' Holdout Still Possible

    Bleacher Report "According to a source close to the negotiation, talks between the Denver Broncos and Von Miller are going "nowhere" and have only grown uglier over time. Could Miller hold out? Which star defensive lineman does Miller want to out-earn? Watch as Bleacher Report NFL Insider Jason Cole..." April 19

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    Mike Klis @MikeKlis

    RB Ronnie Hillman and Broncos have agreed on 1-year contract, per NFL source. #9news #9sports

  • NFL $765 Million Concussion Accord Upheld by Appeals Court

    Bloomberg "The National Football League’s $765 million concussion settlement was given the all-clear by a federal appeals court. The ruling sets in motion the resolution of thousands of lawsuits covering more than 20,000 retired players. About 1 percent of players opted out of the settlement, which is to..." April 18

  • Did one Broncos 'discount' deal set stage for Von Miller conflict?

    Yahoo! Sports "When the Denver Broncos begin their offseason program on Monday, Super Bowl MVP Von Miller won't be there. He won't be there Tuesday or later in the week. And without a new long-term deal, there's no guarantee he'll be at the team's summer minicamp or even arrive on time for training..." April 18

  • Broncos LB Brandon Marshall is at workouts, didn’t sign tender

    Today's Pigskin "According to Ian Rapoport, Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall is working out with the team, and he’s going to sign a waiver, even though he still has not signed his Restricted Free Agent tender. Marshall has been somewhat unhappy with the tender for the entire time. He saw a lot of his..." April 18

  • Hillman talks heat up as Broncos begin Super Bowl defense Monday

    NBC News 9 Colorado "At 8 o’clock Monday morning, the 2016 Denver Broncos will gather for the first time. Hail, the Super Bowl champions! The start of any team’s offseason workout program also marks the end of the second wave of free agency. It’s a time when players who test the market often re-sign with their..." April 18

  • Mark Sanchez calls chance with Broncos: 'A gift-wrapped opportunity'

    Denver Post "On a warm April day, Mark Sanchez walks into ProSport Performance & Therapy, his local gym, and straight into conversation. He talks with employees before heading to an open training table in the back of the room. Sanchez begins his preworkout routine, sticking four small circular pads across his..." April 17

  • Von Miller: Everyone who's counted Manziel out is wrong

    Sports Day "Broncos Super Bowl MVP Von Miller was at his alma mater, DeSoto High School, for a ceremony celebrating his accomplishments Saturday, which included receiving the key to the city and a "Von Miller Day." Afterwards at a press conference, Miller discussed fellow Texas A&M Aggie Johnny Manziel: Q:..." April 17

  • Von Miller gets his own day, key to the city in return to hometown

    The Score "Saturday is "Von Miller Day" in the Super Bowl 50 MVP's hometown of DeSoto, Texas. The All-Pro outside linebacker received an award from Hall of Fame wide receiver Tim Brown, gave a speech about leadership, was joined by Denver Broncos teammate Aqib Talib, and got a customized cake and a key to..." April 16

  • Absent contract Von Miller will not attend Broncos offseason program

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller spoke on the phone with Gary Kubiak this week. Miller expressed regrets to his head coach that he would not be attending the Broncos’ offseason program that begins Monday because he doesn’t have a contract, according to several sources close to the..." April 16

  • Broncos' Brandon Marshall Passenger in Road Rage Incident

    Yardbarker "When you take your chances by hiring a driver for transportation instead of driving yourself, you basically are along for the ride, no matter what that trip may consist of. This was the case for Denver Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall when he was the passenger with an Uber driver who nearly..." April 16

  • Shiloh Keo to re-sign with Broncos on Monday

    Today's Pigskin "A Twitter request helped Shiloh Keo catch on with the eventual Super Bowl champions last season, and the Broncos look like they’re bringing him back for another try. The reserve safety and unrestricted free agent is expected to re-sign with Denver when the team convenes for voluntary offseason..." April 16

  • Bennie Fowler, Sam Brenner sign tenders to return to Broncos for 2016 season

    Denver Post "Two more Broncos players are locked up for the 2016 season. Wide receiver Bennie Fowler and center Sam Brenner made it official Friday, signing their exclusive rights tenders ahead of the start of Broncos offseason workouts Monday. Center Matt Paradis signed his tender Thursday. Fowler, who..." April 15

  • Broncos look for a linebacker to step up and replace Danny Trevathan

    ESPN "On Monday, the Denver Broncos will begin their offseason program and get their first look at a roster that is still under construction. After some need-specific moves in free agency with additions at quarterback, offensive line and in the defensive, the Broncos will have a group at their..." April 15

  • Conservative website calls for Tim Tebow congressional bid

    CNN "A conservative website is calling on former University of Florida quarterback Tim Tebow to run for a newly vacant U.S. House of Representatives seat in the state, describing the favorite son as "the perfect fit" for the spot. In an editorial titled "Tim Tebow for Congress," the editors of Red..." April 15

  • Broncos, City of Denver bidding to host NFL Draft in 2019

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Denver Broncos President Joe Ellis was in New York this week in part to discuss with NFL officials -- including NFL commissioner Roger Goodell -- the City of Denver’s desire to host the draft in the league’s 100th season of 2019. Although considerable work has already been done on Denver’s bid,..." April 15

  • Denver Broncos Owner's Son Found Guilty In Bizarre Domestic Violence Case

    Daily Mail "A son of Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen has been found guilty of harassment after he was accused of pushing his girlfriend during an argument last summer. John Bowlen, 30, was convicted Thursday and sentenced to 24 months of probation with drug and alcohol evaluations. He was also ordered to..." April 15

  • Cam Newton on season opener vs. Broncos: I'll be looking for revenge

    CBS Sports "Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was one of the first people to find out that Carolina would be opening the 2016 NFL season against the Broncos, and after he found out, Newton went straight to Instagram to share his feelings: He wants revenge. Specifically, he wants revenge on Super Bowl MVP Von..." April 15