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Osweiler on track to start Sunday night, for now

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 23:06
As the Broncos deal with the first four-game losing streak of the John Elway era (front-office version), they continue to have an offense that continues to fail to get it done. But while, per a source with knowledge of the situation, Elway and coach Vance Joseph will consider all options, the initial thinking is that [more]

Vance Joseph: “We’ll see” who starts at QB next week

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 22:15
The Broncos made a quarterback change on Sunday in an effort to end a three-game losing streak. That didn’t happen and the 51-23 loss to the Eagles was as bad or worse than anything that happened with Trevor Siemian at the helm. Brock Osweiler was 19-of-38 for 208 yards, a touchdown and two interceptions and [more]

Eagles maul Broncos, hit bye with 8-1 record

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 21:24
The Eagles will have the best record in the NFL to themselves through at least Week 10. They guaranteed that will be the case by making a disappointing Broncos season a little bit worse in Philadelphia on Sunday. The Eagles raced out to a 44-9 lead before putting their feet up for the final minutes [more]

Lane Johnson to locker room briefly, Eagles extend lead

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 20:15
The Eagles are well on their way to another win, which means they have some room to use some mental energy on hoping that they don’t have to replace another starting tackle. Right tackle Lane Johnson left the game with an apparent lower back injury in the third quarter and then returned to the locker [more]

Three TDs for Wentz, one for Ajayi and the Eagles are rolling

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 19:46
Until this season, no Eagles quarterback ever threw more than 20 touchdown passes through the first nine games of a season. Carson Wentz has 22 with 30 minutes of football left to play in Philadelphia on Sunday afternoon. Wentz threw three touchdown passes, the Eagles defense didn’t throw a touchdown and the Eagles are well [more]

Eagles turn interception into touchdown, lead 17-3

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 18:49
The Broncos benched Trevor Siemian in favor of Brock Osweiler this week, but interceptions remain a problem for the Denver offense. Eagles cornerback Patrick Robinson jumped a throw to Demaryius Thomas and returned the pick to the Broncos’ 15-yard-line. The Denver defense held the Eagles in place for two plays, but running back Corey Clement [more]

Brock Osweiler leads field goal drive to open game

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 18:16
The Broncos made a change at quarterback this week and started Brock Osweiler against the Eagles, but it didn’t take long to get a reminder that there have been other issues with the offense this season. Osweiler got the Broncos a first down on the foot of the red zone, but a holding penalty on [more]

Zach Ertz scratched after pregame workout

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 16:56
Eagles coach Doug Pederson said Friday that tight end Zach Ertz was on track to play despite a hamstring tweak that landed him on the injury report Thursday, but Ertz won’t be in the lineup on Sunday. Ertz was one of seven players that the Eagles declared inactive 90 minutes ahead of kickoff. According to [more]

Week Nine early inactives

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 16:36
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. Falcons at Panthers Falcons: LB Duke Riley, WR Nick Williams, WR Marvin Hall, CB Blidi [more]

Jay Ajayi expected to be in Eagles lineup Sunday

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 12:45
When the topic of running back Jay Ajayi came up in Eagles head coach Doug Pederson’s Friday press conference, Pederson said he had not made a decision about whether Ajayi would be in the lineup less than a week after he was acquired in a trade with the Dolphins. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports [more]

Justin Simmons fined $24,309

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 22:12
The NFL fined Broncos safety Justin Simmons $24,309 for unnecessary roughness. Simmons hit Chiefs wide receiver Demarcus Robinson in the league and neck area, even though he tried to lead with his shoulder. Officials penalized him 15 yards, giving the Chiefs an automatic first down on a third-down incompletion. The Chiefs scored their first offensive [more]

Week Nine injury report roundup

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 21:42
Week Nine kicked off on Thursday with a Jets win and it continues with 11 more games on Sunday, which means that the 22 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 be self-explanatory. Players [more]

Eagles say Zach Ertz will play, no call on Jay Ajayi yet

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 15:07
The Eagles offense welcomed a new face this week when the team made a trade with the Dolphins for running back Jay Ajayi, but it’s not clear at this point if they’ll be playing with him on Sunday. Coach Doug Pederson said, via multiple reports, at his Friday press conference that no decision has been [more]

Broncos benched Trevor Siemian, but offensive issues “not just one position”

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 11:14
After Trevor Siemian threw three interceptions in a Monday night loss to the Chiefs, the Broncos did what had started to feel like an inevitable move and made a change at quarterback. Brock Osweiler is in for this weekend’s game against the Eagles, but the message from the team isn’t that the switch will fix [more]

Broncos expect Emmanuel Sanders back this week

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 20:47
Brock Osweiler will get his first start of the season on Sunday, and he’ll have a healthier complement of receivers than Trevor Siemian had before he was benched. Broncos coach Vance Joseph said today that he expects receiver Emmanuel Sanders to be back on the field Sunday at Philadelphia. Sanders has missed the last two [more]

Zach Ertz lands on Eagles injury report

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 19:38
The Eagles had some good news on their injury report Thursday as cornerback Patrick Robinson was a full participant for the second day in a row to remain on track to play this weekend despite suffering a concussion against the 49ers last Sunday. That development was joined by a less positive one. Tight end Zach [more]

It’s been a good week for the Kaepernick collusion case

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 18:12
While the actual proceedings have yet to commence, the Colin Kaepernick collusion grievance has gotten stronger this week, thanks to three different circumstances. First, the Browns have made it clear that they’re still looking to upgrade the quarterback position, via their bungled effort to trade for Bengals quarterback A.J. McCarron. The Browns had interest in [more]

Browns will pay Brock Osweiler $895,588 to play for the Broncos this weekend

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 14:37
Here’s the stat of the week. Quarterback Brock Osweiler will start for the Broncos on Sunday at Philadelphia. The Broncos will pay him $48,437 for his efforts. And the Browns will pay him $895,588. Of course, that’s what the Browns have been paying him every week, under the $16 million guaranteed salary that Cleveland inherited [more]

Vance Joseph: It’s Brock Osweiler’s job as long as he “plays well”

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 20:15
Vance Joseph stopped short of naming Brock Osweiler the starter for the rest of the season, but the Broncos coach admits as long as “Brock plays well, he plays next week. It’s very simple.” The Broncos are focused on this week, with Osweiler starting his first game since throwing three interceptions in the Texans’ 34-16 [more]

Broncos will start Brock Osweiler

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 15:10
The Broncos didn’t commit to starting Trevor Siemian at quarterback after Monday night’s loss to the Chiefs or on Tuesday and it looks like Siemian’s time as the team’s starter has come to an end. According to multiple reports, Broncos coach Vance Joseph informed the team on Wednesday morning that Brock Osweiler will start against [more]