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Dolphins stink less than Broncos, break five-game losing streak

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 21:23
The Dolphins and Broncos could both use a quarterback, because there are parts of each team that isn’t so bad. If only there was a guy who was available this offseason. But the Dolphins elected to go with Jay Cutler when Ryan Tannehill was lost for the season to a knee injury, and the Broncos [more]

Dolphins pulling away after pick-six

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 19:07
Trevor Siemian had a chance to make a job his own again, with Paxton Lynch hurt. He’s not. The Broncos quarterback just threw a pick-six, his second interception of the day, and the Dolphins are up 16-3 late in the second quarter. It’s also the second defensive score of the day, after an early safety. [more]

Dolphins off to commanding 2-0 lead on Broncos

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 18:39
The way this one’s going, any score might be enough. But the Dolphins put the first points on the board in the least conventional manner. They’re up 2-0 on the Broncos on a safety, after the ball was snapped over the head of quarterback Trevor Siemian, who batted it out the back of the end [more]

Week 13 early inactives

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 16:37
Every week we bring you all the inactives from the early games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. Check back to see the full list as it becomes available 90 minutes ahead of the 1 p.m. ET kickoffs. Vikings at Falcons Vikings: T Mike Remmers, QB Kyle Sloter, WR Stacy Coley, RB Mack [more]

Dolphins add Reshad Jones to injury report

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 03:05
As the Dolphins try to end a five-game losing streak against a team that has lost seven in a row, the home team has a new addition to the injury report. Safety Reshad Jones has been added to team’s official disclosure of witnesses with a back injury. He’s questionable for Sunday’s game against the Broncos. [more]

Domata Peko’s 123-game starts streak ending Sunday

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 00:31
Broncos nose tackle Domata Peko probably won’t know what to do or how to act Sunday when he watches his teammates on TV from his home in Denver. Peko will miss his first regular-season game since 2009. Peko has started 123 consecutive games, the longest streak among NFL defensive linemen and the third-longest among all [more]

Shane Ray fined $12,154 for his role in brawl

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 23:45
The total fines from the Raiders-Broncos game amounted to $1,045,681, via Michael Gehlken of the Las Vegas Review-Journal. Five players ended up getting fined or suspended without pay, including Broncos linebacker Shane Ray. The NFL docked Ray $12,154 for his role in the melee that broke out after Aqib Talib and Michael Crabtree renewed their [more]

Week 13 injury report roundup

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 23:06
Week 13 kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Cowboys and it continues with 14 more games on Sunday, which means that the 28 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. Questionable players are uncertain to play, doubtful players are unlikely to play and out should [more]

Gabe Jackson fined $30,387 for contact with an official

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 21:44
The NFL fined Raiders offensive lineman Gabe Jackson $30,387 for physical contact with an official. Jackson, though, should feel fortunate the league only fined him. The league suspended Jackson’s teammate, Marshawn Lynch, earlier this season for contact with an official. Unlike Lynch, though, Jackson didn’t leave the bench area during a fight. Jackson already was [more]

Broncos promote Marcus Rios

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 19:59
The Broncos promoted cornerback Marcus Rios to the active roster Friday. Rios has held a spot on the team’s practice squad all season. Rios fills the roster spot vacated by cornerback Aqib Talib, who will serve a one-game suspension on Sunday for his role in last week’s fight with Raiders wide receiver Michael Crabtree. The [more]

Darian Stewart fined $24,308 for hit on Amari Cooper

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 12:02
Broncos safety Darian Stewart was penalized last Sunday for a hit that left Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper with a concussion and he heard from the league about it this week. According to multiple reports, Stewart has been fined $24,308 for the hit. Stewart said earlier this week that he would appeal any fine from [more]

Broncos, including Trevor Siemian, fighting “flu bug”

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 11:03
Nothing is simple when it comes to the Broncos and quarterbacks. With Paxton Lynch out for a few weeks with an ankle injury, the job went back to Trevor Siemian for the time being. But now, according to Nicki Jhabvala of the Denver Post, Siemian is one of a number of Broncos to come down with [more]

Broncos defensive end Derek Wolfe experiencing numbness due to neck injury

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 06:21
Denver Broncos defensive end Derek Wolfe says he’s experienced numbness is his face, arms and legs over the last two weeks due to a neck injury that knocked him out of Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders. In an interview with 104.3 The Fan on Wednesday, Wolfe said he’s visited multiple doctors as he tries [more]

Vance Joseph on Aqib Talib’s suspension: It was a “fair” and “clean” process

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 00:04
Raiders coach Jack Del Rio has expressed his displeasure with wide receiver Michael Crabtree‘s one-game suspension. But Broncos coach Vance Joseph, while hopeful the league would only fine cornerback Aqib Talib, wouldn’t go there. Joseph called it a “fair” process. “I’ll say this: I was hoping for just a fine,” Joseph said, via quotes distributed [more]

Dolphins claim A.J. Derby off waivers from Broncos

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 22:30
A.J. Derby‘s tour of the AFC will continue in Miami. Derby, who was traded from the Patriots to the Broncos last year and waived by the Patriots this year, has been awarded to the Dolphins on waivers. The Broncos placed Derby on injured reserve with a shoulder injury, then waived him off injured reserve. It’s [more]

Aqib Talib: Michael Crabtree “came out there to fight”

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 17:58
Raiders receiver Michael Crabtree is still unhappy with Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib. And Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib is still unhappy with Raiders receiver Michael Crabtree. “[He] came out there to fight, man,” Talib told Vic Lombardi of Altitude 950 in Denver on Wednesday. “He ain’t come out there to play no ball. He came out [more]

Jay Cutler out of protocol, will start Sunday

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 17:12
During their current five-game losing streak, the Dolphins have lost games with Jay Cutler at quarterback and they’ve lost games with Matt Moore at quarterback. It will be Cutler’s turn again this Sunday against the Broncos. Cutler suffered a concussion against the Buccaneers in Week 11 and did not get cleared from the concussion protocol [more]

Jacksonville makes the most sense for Eli in 2018

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 13:33
The Giants, no matter how they try to couch it and condition it, are done with Eli Manning. (And even if they’re not, he’s surely done with them.) So, come 2018, where will Eli Manning be? Of all the options, Jacksonville makes the most sense. They have a great young defense, a great young running [more]

Michael Crabtree still unhappy with Aqib Talib, NFL over suspension

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 09:30
Raiders wide receiver Michael Crabtree is still unhappy about the situation that led to his fight with Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib and subsequent one-game suspension. In an interview with Vic Tafur of the Athletic, Crabtree said he wanted his suspension to be completely annulled as he takes issue with the notion he instigated the [more]

Talib, Crabtree outcome proves independent review works

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 01:03
The football-following world has become conditioned to believe that, in all matters of NFL player discipline, the league has full and complete control over the process — judge, jury, executioner. But when it comes to discipline for on-field actions, a truly independent process exists. And it works. Hearing officers Derrick Brooks and James Thrash are [more]

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