Demarcus Ware RUMORS & NEWS

  • Broncos' DeMarcus Ware expected to be out Sunday against New England

    Denver Post "DeMarcus Ware has been in the league long enough to know when he's not quite ready to play. The Broncos linebacker said Thursday he believes his back injury will keep him out for the third consecutive game and cause him to miss Sunday night's matchup at home against New England. "I wish I..." November 27

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    Troy Renck @TroyRenck

    #broncos DeMarcus Ware told me that he doesn't expect to play this Sunday. Needs more time

  • Peyton Manning, DeMarcus Ware won't travel to Chicago

    ESPN "After consulting with the team's medical staff, Denver Broncos coach Gary Kubiak said Friday that quarterback Peyton Manning and outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware will not make the team's trip to Chicago this weekend. The Broncos will face the Bears on Sunday in Soldier Field, but Manning and..." November 21

  • DeMarcus Ware won’t play this week against the Bears

    Pro Football Talk "The Broncos are going to be without stars on either side of the ball this week against the Bears. Broncos coach Gary Kubiak just told reporters that outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware would not play this week, joining quarterback Peyton Manning." November 19

  • DeMarcus Ware could miss up to a month with hurt back "The back injury that sidelined DeMarcus Ware on Sunday is expected to cost the Broncos' star outside linebacker more time. Every game, all season NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday that Ware aggravated the back injury that caused him to miss a game earlier in the year and is..." November 10

  • Report: Broncos' Ware expected to miss time after aggravating back injury

    The Score "Denver Broncos linebacker DeMarcus Ware is expected to miss time after aggravating a back injury suffered earlier this season, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports. Ware missed the Broncos' Week 6 win over the Cleveland Browns. The Broncos had a Week 7 bye." November 09

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Mentioned earlier that #Broncos OLB DeMarcus Ware will miss time with his back reaggravation. Now told it’s 2-4 weeks he’ll be out.

  • DeMarcus Ware probable to face Packers

    Pro Football Talk "There’s one game pitting two undefeated teams against each other in Week Eight and it looks like Broncos linebacker DeMarcus Ware will be part of the fun. Ware missed Denver’s Week Six win because of a back injury, but he’s been listed as probable to face the Packers on Sunday night. Ware was..." October 30

  • DeMarcus Ware leads the charge back from the bye "OLB DeMarcus Ware returned to practice for the first time since suffering back spasms against Oakland on Oct. 15 as the Broncos returned to practice after their Week 7 bye. WR Emmanuel Sanders (shoulder), RB Juwan Thompson (hamstring) and ILB Corey Nelson (knee and ankle injuries) were also on..." October 26

  • Broncos' Miller says fellow OLB Ware to miss 'a couple weeks'

    Fox Sports "The Denver Broncos are 5-0 and already three games clear of the field in the AFC West. But unlike recent years past, the Broncos aren’t riding Peyton Manning’s arm or a multi-headed running attack to the top of the standings, but rather a dominant defense which harkens back to the most glorious..." October 14

  • Broncos LB DeMarcus Ware (back) won't play against Browns

    Sporting News "Broncos linebacker DeMarcus Ware, who injured his back Sunday against the Raiders, won't play in Week 6 against the Browns, reported Tuesday, citing an unidentified source. Ware's injury Sunday originally was described as back spasms. He was listed as questionable to return against the..." October 13

  • DeMarcus Ware expected to be out 2 weeks with back injury

    SB Nation "Denver Broncos outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware left Sunday's game against the Oakland Raiders with a back injury. He's expected to miss two weeks with what Ian Rapoport of NFL Network is calling a back strain. The Broncos will play the Cleveland Browns in Week 6, but have a bye the following..." October 13

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Broncos OLB DeMarcus Ware’s back injury, described as a strain, is expected to keep him out about two weeks, per source.

  • DeMarcus Ware’s back injury isn’t believed to be serious

    Pro Football Talk "The Broncos won their game on Sunday in Oakland. Along the way, they lost (at least for Sunday) one of their top pass rushers. Linebacker DeMarcus Ware was carted off with a back injury. A league source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT it was a simple strain. " October 12

  • Broncos LB DeMarcus Ware thinks he's found the fountain of youth

    CBS Sports "Prior to the 2014 season, DeMarcus Ware was a cap casualty. He was cut by the Dallas Cowboys as they attempted to shave salary in order to remake their roster. Ware wound up signing with the Denver Broncos, and all things considered, he had a very productive year. He finished the season with 10..." October 03

  • At 33, Broncos DeMarcus Ware still expects big things

    Denver Post "His was a DeMarcus and Mr. Ware season. Already on a fast track towards the Hall of Fame when he arrived in Denver last year, DeMarcus Ware quickly found his career prime gear, making g seven sacks through the Broncos' first six games in 2014. Just as suddenly, Ware's sack production..." April 15

  • Broncos' DeMarcus Ware on Peyton Manning: 'I think he'll be back'

    USA Today "Denver Broncos defensive end DeMarcus Ware doesn't know who his head coach or defensive coordinator will be in 2015, but he's confident about who will be playing quarterback for his team: Peyton Manning. Ware said he's spoken to Manning since the Broncos' divisional round loss to the..." January 15

  • DeMarcus Ware, Von Miller in a rush to be record-setting duo

    Denver Post "Disruption. This represents the goal of the Broncos' potentially season-defining move — signing pass rusher DeMarcus Ware to pair with Von Miller. Will it create a seismic shift or just a shake-before-serving shrug? With Ware and Miller, the Broncos want chaos, turning each snap into an..." June 16

  • DeMarcus Ware: Broncos’ training methods ‘a whole different deal’ than what I did with the Cowboys

    Dallas Morning News "DeMarcus Ware was one of 10 Dallas Cowboys starters to miss a game last season due to injury. The Cowboys rank third over the last two seasons in terms of games missed by starting players. The Cowboys have been searching for ways to reduce that number in 2014. If they need any more outside..." April 22

  • DeMarcus Ware could sign with Broncos today

    Pro Football Talk "Free-agent defensive end/linebacker DeMarcus Ware has arrived in Denver for the first free-agent visit of his career. The Broncos are the front runners for Ware, and they’ll get the first crack at signing him. Appearing on Wednesday’s edition of PFT Live, Vic Lombardi of CBS 4 in Denver said..." March 12

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Filed to ESPN: Denver has emerged as the favorite to land former Dallas DE DeMarcus Ware, per league sources.

  • Broncos sign DeMarcus Ware to three-year, $30M deal

    CBS Sports "John Elway isn't messing around, kids. Just over 12 hours after dropping a $57 million bombshell by signing cornerback Aqib Talib, Elway made another splash by inking defensive end DeMarcus Ware to a massive contract, CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora reports. That deal is truly a..." March 12

  • Cowboys cut DeMarcus Ware, save $16 million

    Pro Football Talk "When Cowboys owner Jerry Jones mused about cutting defensive end DeMarcus Ware, many believed he was huffing and puffing. On Tuesday, Jones blew Ware’s house in. Per multiple reports, which PFT has confirmed, the Cowboys have released Ware. He was due to count for $16 million under the..." March 11

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Cowboys contacted DeMarcus Ware today to let him know they definitely wanted to keep him. But not at $13M per year. Decision time.

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Jerry Jones told SportsCenter DeMarcus Ware could be cut. Dallas hasn’t asked Ware to take a pay cut yet. No communication between parties

  • Jerry Jones: No guarantee DeMarcus Ware will be with the Cowboys next season

    Dallas Morning News "Jerry Jones said Monday evening that there’s no guarantee that defensive end DeMarcus Ware will play another season with the Dallas Cowboys. Ware is scheduled to count $16 million against the salary cap in 2014 and the Cowboys likely can’t afford him at that price. If Ware, 31, is going to..." February 25

  • Still no talks between Cowboys and Ware

    Pro Football Talk "With one veteran pass rusher having a large cap number signing on Monday a new cap-less-unfriendly contract, another veteran pass rusher with a large cap number slides a little more sharply into focus. Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware has a $16 million cap number in 2014, and he’s due to..." February 17

  • DeMarcus Ware to have surgery

    ESPN Dallas "Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware will undergo surgery on his right elbow on Feb. 18, but he anticipates being able to take part in most of the offseason program. Ware has played the last two years with the problem and hoped rest would have taken care of the issue, but he said it..." February 11

  • Cowboys DE DeMarcus Ware has no surgery scheduled — for now

    Dallas Morning News "Defensive end DeMarcus Ware told reporters at the end of the season he would likely have a scope done on his troublesome right elbow to clean up bone fragments. That could still happen. But as of now, a source said no surgery is scheduled. The right elbow was just one of many injuries that..." February 06

  • The problem with DeMarcus Ware

    ESPN "DeMarcus Ware is one of those elite players that had a down season. He finished with a career-low six sacks while playing in 13 games. The three games Ware missed, for a quad strain, were the first missed games of his career. According to Pro Football Focus, Ware was the eighth-ranked..." January 13

  • DeMarcus Ware is willing to restructure contract, but does not say he’s willing to take a pay cut

    Dallas Morning News "DeMarcus Ware wants to clarify comments he made in the wake of the team’s season ending loss to Philadelphia. Yes, the veteran defensive end is willing to restructure his contract when the club comes to him this off-season. He did not say he will take a pay cut. “No, I didn’t say that,” Ware..." December 30

  • DeMarcus Ware misses practice

    ESPN "Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware missed Friday's practice. Ware was listed on the injury report with a sore back but he was a full participant during Thursday's session. Also, wide receiver Dez Bryant (back) did practice on Friday after missing Thursday's session with a sore back...." December 27

  • DeMarcus Ware is questionable but vows to play

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "DeMarcus Ware quickly walked from the training room to a meeting room, with a stim machine attached to his back. He wasn't in a mood to chat but said the only words he needed to say: "I'm playing." Ware officially is listed as questionable on the injury report after missing practice Friday...." December 27

  • Cowboys CB Morris Claiborne, DE DeMarcus Ware return to practice

    Dallas Morning News "Morris Claiborne was back at practice Wednesday for the first time since he strained his hamstring in a loss to Detroit on Oct. 27. Claiborne was joined on the field by defensive end DeMarcus Ware, who didn’t participate in the team’s workout Monday after aggravating a strained right quadriceps..." November 20

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    Clarence Hill @clarencehilljr

    DeMarcus Ware said there is no doubt he is playing Sunday against the giants

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    Calvin Watkins @calvinwatkins

    Jason Garrett said Demarcus Ware tweaked his thigh during the saints game.

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    Calvin Watkins @calvinwatkins

    Jerry Jones said DeMarcus Ware is ready.

  • Miles Austin, DeMarcus Ware are doubtful

    ESPN "Cowboys wide receiver Miles Austin and defensive end DeMarcus Ware are listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings. Austin, who didn't practice due to a hamstring injury, has missed a total of three games because of his health. "In all fairness, I think we’re really..." November 01

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    Rowan Kavner @KavnerDC

    DeMarco Murray practicing, Ware not in pads

  • Cowboys DE Ware listed as doubtful for Lions

    Fox Sports Southwest "Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware sat out a game for the first time in his career last Sunday. He could miss this Sunday's game as well after being listed as doubtful on the teams' practice report Friday. Ware did not participate in practice all week with a strained quadriceps (thigh). He has..." October 25

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    Todd Archer @toddarcher

    DeMarcus Ware going through on field rehab work. DeMarco Murray took first team rep in on air snaps

  • Jones: Cowboys will take it slow with Murray, Ware

    San Antonio Express-News "When it comes to running back DeMarco Murray and defensive end DeMarcus Ware returning to action the Cowboys will take it slow with both players owner Jerry Jones said Tuesday on his radio show. Murray was inactive for Sunday’s 17-3 win at Philadelphia due to a knee injury. The former Oklahoma..." October 22

  • Cowboys DeMarcus Ware declares himself game-time decision "Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware still won't give up hope that he could face the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday despite dealing with a thigh injury that could have him out three to four weeks. Ware declared himself a game-time decision even though he hasn't practiced at all this week..." October 18

  • DeMarcus Ware: I'm a game-time call

    ESPN Dallas "Dallas Cowboys starting defensive end DeMarcus Ware said Thursday he's a game-time decision for Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles with a thigh injury. Ware who hasn't practiced this week plans to travel to the game and test his leg. Ware has done some light running while in rehab..." October 17

  • Cowboys' Ware out at least one game; Murray likely sidelined, too

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "DeMarcus Ware said even if he were to play this week at Philadelphia he wouldn’t be able to get off the ball like he should. “If I go out there it wouldn’t be 100 percent” he said Monday at Valley Ranch. “No question. There wouldn’t even be a point.” Ware is likely going to miss a game for..." October 15

  • Cowboys' Ware, Murray likely out week 7

    ESPN "Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware has not missed a game since entering the NFL in 2005 but that streak could be in jeopardy in Week 7 against the Philadelphia Eagles. According to a source Ware and running back DeMarco Murray most likely will be unable to play against the Eagles..." October 14

  • Matt Millen wanted to draft DeMarcus Ware, took Mike Williams

    CBS Sports "Matt Millen has four Super Bowl rings from a 12-year playing career that included stops in Oakland San Francisco and Washington. But no one remembers that because of what he perpetrated against the Lionsfor eight years as the team's president. He was known for many things during his tenure in..." October 08

  • Injuries: Barry Church breaks his nose

    ESPN Dallas "The Cowboys lost safety Barry Church to a broken nose in the first half. Church who did finish the game said he broke his nose in two different places while making a tackle as his helmet slid down on his face. Lance Dunbar left the game with a hamstring injury. The Cowboys wanted to use..." October 07

  • No sacks for Ware since December

    ESPN "DeMarcus Ware has 111 sacks in the NFL career placing him fourth among active leaders and he's had seven consecutive seasons where he compiled double-digits in sack totals. Yet Ware hasn't sacked the quarterback since last December and he was shutout in the season-opener against the New York..." September 12

  • Cowboys DE DeMarcus Ware waits to see if NFL will approve facemask

    Dallas Morning News "DeMarcus Ware has made a Pro Bowl career of getting up in the grill of quarterbacks. He just doesn’t want anyone in his. That’s why the Cowboys defensive end hopes to wear a special facemask this season that will make it more difficult for offensive lineman to get their fingers between the bars..." August 13