Emmanuel Sanders RUMORS & NEWS

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    A surprise: #Broncos WR Emmanuel Sanders won't play today. This comes after the team saw him warmup

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Others: #Eagles OT Jason Peters (back) has an uphill battle to play, Cards WR John Brown & #Broncos WR Emmanuel Sanders expected to play

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    James Palmer @JamesPalmerTV

    Emmanuel Sanders would have practiced today if the team practiced outside according to Gary Kubiak. Believes he will be good to play Sunday

  • Broncos' Emmanuel Sanders active vs. Chiefs

    The Score "Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders is officially active for Sunday's game against the Kansas City Chiefs. " November 15

  • Emmanuel Sanders’s ankle still sore, will be game-time decision

    Pro Football Talk "The Broncos still aren’t sure whether wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders will be able to go today against the Chiefs. Sanders, who was listed as questionable with an ankle injury, will go through pregame warmups before the decision is made 90 minutes before kickoff on whether he’ll be active. " November 15

  • Peyton Manning and Emmanuel Sanders still uncertain for Kansas City Chiefs

    Denver Post "Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders are slowed by foot and ankle injuries but coach Gary Kubiak said he expects both will be available for Sunday’s game against the Kansas City Chiefs. " November 13

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    Mike Klis @MikeKlis

    WR Emmanuel Sanders didn't practice with sprained left ankle. #9news #9sports

  • Broncos hopeful Emmanuel Sanders won't miss time; Shane Ray out with sprained knee

    Denver Post "The Broncos' record remains perfect, their mistakes yet to cost them a game. Sunday's win, however, came with consequences. The Broncos lost rookie linebacker Shane Ray for a few weeks with a sprained medial collateral ligament in his right knee, but remain hopeful receiver Emmanuel Sanders will..." October 19

  • Emmanuel Sanders has AC joint sprain

    Pro Football Talk "After Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders made a catch that was deemed to be not a catch at the end of regulation in Cleveland, he came up holding his arm in a way that suggested a shoulder or collarbone injury. Per a league source, it’s an AC joint sprain for Sanders." October 19

  • Broncos hope to get Emmanuel Sanders more involved

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Never mind the running game. Gary Kubiak wants to get his No. 2 receiver Emmanuel Sanders going. The 4-0 Broncos will seek to extend their NFL division road winning streak record to 14 this Sunday when they play the 2-2 Oakland Raiders at O.co Stadium. Unlike the Denver Broncos' running..." October 10

  • Emmanuel Sanders will be used as Broncos' punt returner

    Denver Post "Coach Gary Kubiak had hinted for a while now that this would come. It's a plan, he said, that has been in the works all along, even though it still isn't reflected on the Broncos' most recent depth chart. Emmanuel Sanders will be used on punt returns, he reiterated Saturday, after the team..." September 06

  • Emmanuel Sanders aiming for opening day with Broncos

    Denver Post "In case you were keeping score, it's "Emmanuel 0, altitude 1." The Broncos' starting receiver returned to practice for the first time in more than three weeks Monday after recovering from a hamstring injury, and he was immediately reminded of the thin air. "It's definitely kicking my butt,"..." September 01

  • Hamstring injury continues to plague Emmanuel Sanders

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders has not played yet this preseason, and it appears that he won’t play at all. The Broncos will be without Sanders in Saturday’s preseason game against the 49ers, the Denver Post reports. That almost certainly means he’s being shut down for the entire preseason,..." August 26

  • Emmanuel Sanders: Pats shouldn't be Super Bowl champs

    NBC News 9 Colorado "It took a kid to pry the most honest reaction, yet, to #Deflategate. Denver Broncos' receiver Emmanuel Sanders told a group of young football campers Thursday that he doesn't think the New England Patriots should be Super Bowl champions because they cheated. Sanders was the featured speaker..." June 26

  • Emmanuel Sanders expects production to dip

    DenverBroncos.com "With a pair of 1,000-yard receivers in 2014, it’s easy to see why the Broncos might be "wide receiver heaven." But with the addition of a new head coach and offensive coordinator for the 2015 season, things could change. To wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders that isn’t necessarily true: “[No.] 18..." May 28

  • Emmanuel Sanders: No title in 2015 would be 'bust season' for Broncos

    ESPN "The Denver Broncos have a new coaching staff and plenty of new faces on their roster. But when coach Gary Kubiak addressed the team Monday -- the first day of the Broncos' offseason program -- it was clear the championship expectations the team has carried over much of the last three seasons..." April 13

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    Denver Broncos @Broncos

    NEWS: #Broncos WR @ESanders_10 (101 recs., 1404 yds., 9 TDs) will replace @juliojones_11 in 2015 @NFL #ProBowl. pic.twitter.com/BFpLZwoUSP

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    Troy Renck @TroyRenck

    Sanders misses practice with flu-like syptoms. He was a little under the weather yesterday. No reason to think he won't play #Broncos

  • Peyton's problem: Thomas, Sanders in doubt for Sunday

    Fox Sports "After Demaryius Thomas, who will Peyton Manning throw to this week? Good question. TE Julius Thomas (ankle) and WR Emmanuel Sanders (concussion) both missed practice again on Thursday, and their statuses remain in doubt for Sunday's game against the Dolphins. Thomas says he's determined to play,..." November 21

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    Mike Klis @MikeKlis

    Emmanuel Sanders is practicing Julius Thomas is out here with helmet but not participating

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    Jeff Legwold @Jeff_Legwold

    For #Broncos Julius Thomas stretched with team, but will not practice. Emmanuel Sanders not practicing either, Hillman and Ball also out.

  • Emmanuel Sanders Partied In Heaven With All The Ladies

    Deadspin "After getting absolutely crushed on a scary play during Sunday's game against the Rams, Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders fell victim to a Wikipedia prankster who edited the page to say that Sanders had died. The wideout caught wind of this, and he responded with a well-struck "Hi haters."" November 19

  • Emmanuel Sanders quick to play star role with Broncos

    Denver Post "Keeping things in perspective, Sunday's game at the Meadowlands is the Broncos versus the Jets, not Emmanuel Sanders versus Eric Decker. Sure, Decker caught a lot passes and was one of the crowd favorites as a Bronco for four seasons. But he signed with the Jets this past offseason, leaving an..." October 11

  • Steelers should remember Emmanuel Sanders when weighing decision on Maurkice Pouncey

    Behind The Steel Curtain "This time last year, the Steelers were pondering whether or not to accept a third round pick from the Patriots in place of Emmanuel Sanders (who would become an unrestricted free-agent just months later). The Patriots signed Sanders to an offer sheet in April of 2013, but Pittsburgh was set on..." April 14

  • Emmanuel Sanders agrees to join Denver Broncos

    NFL.com "The wide receiver market is dwindling by the hour, with Emmanuel Sanders the next intriguing name to come to terms. He's especially intriguing because of where he's going. Sanders is the latest free-agent prize of the Denver Broncos, NFL Media's Albert Breer reported Saturday, per a Broncos..." March 17

  • Riley Cooper extension sets a market for Emmanuel Sanders

    Behind The Steel Curtain "The 2010 NFL Draft class products Sanders and Cooper compare well to each other in some areas, enough to think Cooper's 5-year, $25 million ($8 million guaranteed) could be a good starting point for the pending Steelers free agent. The Philadelphia Eagles signed pending free agent Riley Cooper..." February 28

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    Liz Mullen @SBJLizMullen

    NFL free agent WR Emmanuel Sanders has left his agent Jordan Woy.

  • Jets interested in wide receivers Jeremy Maclin, Emmanuel Sanders

    New York Daily News "Two months after the Jets’ celebratory locker room scene in Miami punctuated Rex Ryan's return for at least one more season, the team's brain trust has started targeting free agents to upgrade a lackluster offense. The Daily News has learned that the Jets covet free agent wide receivers Jeremy..." February 07

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    Scott Brown @ScottBrown_ESPN

    OLB Jason Worilds (abdomen), WR Emmanuel Sanders (knee), LB Terence Garvin (knee) and G David DeCastro (back) did not pactice for Steelers.

  • Emmanuel Sanders questionable

    ESPN "Wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders and linebacker Terence Garvin may play Sunday despite sustaining knee injuries that knocked each out of the Steelers' 38-31 win Sunday against the Green Bay Packers. Sanders did not play in the second half after scoring a touchdown and setting up a field goal with..." December 24

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    Pete Dougherty @PeteDougherty

    Matthews now declared out, thumb, Steelers' WR Sanders (knee) also out.

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    Mark Kaboly @MarkKaboly_Trib

    Emmanuel Sanders said his foot is fine and will play. Said it was just stepped on

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Sounds like #Steelers WR Emmanuel Sanders, who left yesterday’s win with a foot injury, will be OK. Source indicates nothing major.

  • Receiver Sanders: Steelers will not be bullied by Lions

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "Massive fines and penalties, an intimidation factor, a reputation for nastiness. Not surprisingly, they are becoming known — wrongly or not — as the NFL's dirtiest defense. A few years ago, it was the Steelers. Now it's the Lions. The Steelers (3-6) meet the league's new bullies Sunday, and..." November 15

  • Steelers' Sanders faces uncertain future

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "With the Steelers off to an 0-4 start wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders doesn't appear nearly as concerned about his future as he was when training camp began nearly three months ago. Sanders began the season with the intent of proving he's among the NFL's elite pass-catchers. He wasn't willing to..." October 06

  • Steelers receiver Sanders insists he is concentrating on performance

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Emmanuel Sanders swears he does not think about his contract situation does not wonder where he will be next season and will not hold back because of fear of injury. "I'm excited about the new opportunity just to be a starting wide receiver in this league" the fourth-year pro said. He will..." August 03

  • Steelers receiver Emmanuel Sanders has chance to cash in

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Emmanuel Sanders lined up in Mike Wallace's old spot during the first week of offseason team practices. Barring an injury, the wide receiver will line up there as the starter in the Sept. 8 opener against Tennessee. And if Sanders can produce the way Wallace did, he can cash in during..." May 26

  • Agent: Sanders may opt to play out year with Steelers then sign elsewhere

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "The New England Patriots weren't the only ones to offer Emmanuel Sanders a contract in free agency, and the Steelers might not be able to keep the wide receiver beyond the 2013 season. "We had several teams make offers in free agency so we know there are teams who really like Emmanuel," Jordan..." April 15

  • Steelers foil Pats’ Emmanuel Sanders bid

    Boston Herald "The Pittsburgh Steelers foiled the Patriots’ recent bid to make an upgrade at wide receiver, matching the Pats’ offer sheet yesterday to retain restricted free agent Emmanuel Sanders. The Patriots’ $2.5 million offer seemed modest Wednesday, and that ultimately proved to be the case when the..." April 15

  • Steelers match Patriots' offer for Emmanuel Sanders

    USA Today "About six hours before the deadline to match the New England Patriots' offer to Emmanuel Sanders, the Pittsburgh Steelers have done just that. The team on Sunday matched the one-year, $2.5 million offer sheet for the restricted free-agent wide receiver, Sanders' agent, Jordan Woy, told USA..." April 14

  • Steelers decision on Sanders will likely come on Monday

    CBS Sports "The Steelers have not finalized a decision on matching Emmanuel Sanders' offer sheet with New England, according to sources, and the decision will likely to come down to Monday. The team has until Monday to make a final decision with a five-day window to match the $2.5 million offer sheet to..." April 13

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    Jason La Canfora @

    Big Ben has been lobbying hard to retain Sanders, calling coach Mike Tomlin and others on the staff urging them to match the $2.5M offer

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    John Clayton @

    Steelers are 50-50 whether to match Emmanuel Sanders offer sheet. Some in org. want the 3rd round pick. Others want the player.

  • Patriots Submit Offer Sheet to Steelers Wide Receiver Emmanuel Sanders

    NESN "It’s been nearly a month since the Patriots hosted Emmanuel Sanders on a free-agent visit, but they’ve decided now is the time to strike. The Patriots have offered the wide receiver a one-year deal, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. The details of the deal aren’t yet known. Sanders..." April 10

  • Report: Patriots yet to move on WR Sanders

    WEEI Boston "There are conflicting reports about whether the Patriots have made an offer to Steelers wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders. According to a story on the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette website posted just after midnight, the Patriots did present an offer to the restricted free agent. However, no major media..." March 16