Emmanuel Sanders RUMORS & NEWS

  • Emmanuel Sanders named to Pro Bowl

    DenverBroncos.com "Emmanuel Sanders is reaping the benefits of another 1,000-yard receiving season. The seventh-year wide receiver was named to his second Pro Bowl on Wednesday and will join four other Broncos players in Orlando. Sanders will replace Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper in the game on Jan...." January 18

  • Emmanuel Sanders out with a foot injury

    Pro Football Talk "The Broncos have an early 7-0 lead on the Raiders, but the news isn’t all good. They can’t go to the playoffs even with a win, and now they have an injury to worry about. Wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders has already been ruled out for the rest of the day, after injuring his left foot on the..." January 01

  • Emmanuel Sanders Apparently Doesn’t Think Malcolm Butler Shut Him Down

    NESN "Emmanuel Sanders just couldn’t let it go. The Denver Broncos wide receiver managed just three catches for 48 yards on six targets Sunday in the Denver Broncos’ 16-3 home loss to the New England Patriots. Considering Sanders is one of the most productive receivers in the NFL, those numbers..." December 19

  • NFL fines Emmanuel Sanders for pitcher celebration

    Pro Football Talk "After Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders scored a touchdown on Sunday, he celebrated by throwing the football like a pitcher throwing a fastball. It was a funny celebration, but it earned him a 15-yard penalty, and not it has earned him a fine. The league confirmed that Sanders was fined $12,154..." December 16

  • Emmanuel Sanders' Pregnant Wife Files For Divorce and Gets Restraining Order

    TMZ "The wife of Broncos star Emmanuel Sanders is pulling the plug on their brief marriage, despite the fact she's about to give birth to their 2nd child any day ... TMZ Sports has learned. Gabriella Sanders -- who is due this month -- filed divorce docs in Texas at the end of October, a few days..." December 13

  • Emmanuel Sanders not fined for Antonio Brown-style move

    Pro Football Talk "Key & Peele got it right; two pumps are allowed. Two weeks after Steelers receiver Antonio Brown drew a flag and a fine for a pelvic-thrust celebration that included three (maybe four) pumps, Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders escaped both by stopping short of three." September 30

  • Emmanuel Sanders, Demaryius Thomas not scared of ‘diva’ label

    ESPN "By this time a week ago, Denver Broncos wide receivers Emmanuel Sanders and Demaryius Thomas had expressed their frustrations with the direction and output of the team's offense and their place in it. In short, they wanted the ball more. Then the Broncos went to Cincinnati and chucked the ball..." September 30

  • Emmanuel Sanders, Demaryius Thomas want to be busier, and win

    ESPN "There is indeed just one ball to go around, but the Denver Broncos' top two receivers would like to see it come their way a little more. In what is a small ripple in the Broncos' 2-0 pond, the team's top two passes catchers -- Demaryius Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders -- find themselves in..." September 22

  • Broncos announce three-year extension with Emmanuel Sanders

    Pro Football Talk "Wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders will help kick off the 2016 season on Thursday night as the owner of a shiny new contract extension. Sanders and the Broncos have been talking for some time about a deal that would extend Sanders’ stay in Denver beyond the expiration of his contract after this..." September 08

  • Broncos, Emmanuel Sanders moving toward extension

    Today's Pigskin "The summer of 2015 saw the market for No. 1 wide receivers re-establish itself after the likes of Demaryius Thomas, A.J. Green, Dez Bryant and Julio Jones inked extensions. A year later, the No. 2 wideouts — or those with No. 2-level skill sets and numbers — have cashed in to form a second-tier..." September 07

  • Emmanuel Sanders’ contract extension with the Broncos still in doubt as season starts

    Denver Post "The Broncos will enter the regular season Thursday with their highest-price contract question still looming. Wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders, whose three-year, $15 million deal ends this season, will start his contract year with his future on the line. “We wanted to hear something back last..." September 04

  • Emmanuel Sanders compares Trevor Siemian to Aaron Rodgers

    Sportsnaut "It’s always nice to have confidence in your starting quarterback. That’s taken to a whole new level when you’re tasked with catching passes from him. There’s also something a bit absurd about comparing a quarterback with zero regular season experience to a former MVP. That’s exactly what..." August 30

  • Broncos' Emmanuel Sanders, Chris Harris Jr. get into a brawl at practice

    Fox Sports "Training camp fights are nothing new – in fact, they’re common – but it sounds like things got a bit out of hand during in Denver on Monday. According to several reports, tempers boiled over between Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr. and wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders during practice to the..." August 15

  • Emmanuel Sanders says it’s time to “get past that Peyton Manning era”

    ESPN "If stages of football grief existed, Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders believes it'd be about time for the Broncos to move on to the acceptance-and-hope stage in the post-Manning era. Peyton Manning was all things Broncos for the previous four seasons, until he retired in the weeks..." August 06

  • Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders: “I’m not trying to break the bank. I want to be here.”

    Denver Post "Emmanuel Sanders is the next man up. After the signing of all-pro outside linebacker Von Miller to a six-year, $114.5 million deal, Sanders moves to the top of the Broncos’ list of contract priorities. Although negotiations have been unsteady — as they often are — the seventh-year wide receiver..." July 29