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Notebook: Panthers Pack Punch

DenverBroncos.com Feed - Thu, 11/08/2012 - 00:40
The Broncos believe Carolina is better than its 2-6 record, players discuss Head Coach John Fox returning to Carolina and the Broncos take on a formidable pass rush.

Winning in the Trenches

DenverBroncos.com Feed - Wed, 11/07/2012 - 23:24
The play of the offensive and defensive lines has played a key role in the Broncos' current three-game win streak.

PFT on NBC Sports Network welcomes Ryan Clady at 5 p.m. ET

Pro Football Talk Feed - Wed, 11/07/2012 - 21:46
The Broncos head to Carolina this weekend to try for their sixth win of the season and a member of the team will drop by Pro Football Talk on NBC Sports Network to help us look ahead to Sunday. Left tackle Ryan Clady hasn’t allowed a sack all season, which is a pretty good way…

New marijuana laws don’t affect NFL drug policy

Pro Football Talk Feed - Wed, 11/07/2012 - 17:59
Voters in Colorado and Washington approved ballot measures legalizing the use of marijuana by adults on Tuesday, but NFL players in the two states aren’t able to celebrate the news by sparking up a joint without avoiding league discipline. The drug remains illegal under the league’s substance abuse policy whether a player is on the…

Trindon Holliday wins AFC special teams player of week

Pro Football Talk Feed - Wed, 11/07/2012 - 16:01
The Texans got tired of waiting on Trindon Holliday to replicate his preseason magic, and the Broncos were the beneficiaries. Holliday’s 105-yard kickoff return for a touchdown last week helped the Broncos beat the Bengals, and it earned Holliday AFC special teams player of the week honors. The 5-5 speedster had three return touchdowns in…

Mike McCoy of Broncos a top coaching candidate?

NFL.com Denver Broncos News - Wed, 11/07/2012 - 01:04
As the coaching rumor mill kicks into high gear, Denver Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy was cited by one team beat reporter as the best young talent around. Sessler, Marc 2012-11-07T01:04:00Z

La batalla de los Bulldogs pasa a primer plano

DenverBroncos.com Feed - Tue, 11/06/2012 - 23:09
Uno de los partidos más anticipados el domingo tuvo lugar entre A.J. Green y Champ Bailey.

John Fox: It’s an important game because it’s the next game

Pro Football Talk Feed - Tue, 11/06/2012 - 16:32
The Broncos head to Carolina to play the Panthers this weekend, which means Broncos coach John Fox will return to the place he used to coach for the first time since being leaving the team after nine years on the sideline. As you’d expect, Fox is facing questions about his thoughts on the return to…

Next Day Notebook: Protecting Peyton

DenverBroncos.com Feed - Mon, 11/05/2012 - 22:33
Peyton Manning hasn't been sacked in three games, Denver begins to size up the Panthers' read-option attack, Trindon Holliday revisits his touchdown return and John Fox provides an injury update.

Broncos guard Chris Kuper has severe ankle sprain

Pro Football Talk Feed - Mon, 11/05/2012 - 17:36
Broncos starting guard Chris Kuper is injured again. Kuper, who suffered a dislocated ankle in January and a broken forearm in August, suffered what is being termed a severe ankle sprain on Sunday in Cincinnati, the Denver Post reports. There’s no word yet on how much time Kuper will miss, although an X-ray revealed that…

Peyton’s fifth straight three-TD game keys Broncos win in Cincinnati

Pro Football Talk Feed - Sun, 11/04/2012 - 21:10
Peyton Manning threw three touchdown passes for the fifth consecutive game on Sunday against the Bengals, as the Broncos went to Cincinnati and left with a hard-fought 31-23 win. Manning wasn’t perfect on Sunday — both going to Cincinnati’s Terence Newman on passes intended for Broncos receiver Eric Decker — but he demonstrated once again…

Peyton Manning isn’t as protected as people think

Pro Football Talk Feed - Sat, 11/03/2012 - 15:42
After Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning slammed his thumb into the helmet of Saints defensive end Martez Wilson, Wilson’s helmet seemed to strike Peyton in the chin. No flag was thrown. After the game, Broncos coach John Fox said the team would take a close look at the play. Regardless of whether the league took a…

D.J. Williams: I was dealt an unfair deal and I’m bitter

Pro Football Talk Feed - Sat, 11/03/2012 - 11:04
Broncos linebacker D.J. Williams is nine days away from finishing his nine-game NFL suspension, and although he’s excited to get back on the field, he’s unhappy with what he says is unfair treatment from the league. “I thought I was dealt an unfair deal,” Williams told USA Today. “There’s a lot of bitterness about it.”…

Broncos’ Tracy Porter out Sunday in Cincinnati

Pro Football Talk Feed - Fri, 11/02/2012 - 19:43
Broncos cornerback Tracy Porter was hoping he’d be able to play on Sunday after missing the last two games with an illness related to a seizure he suffered in August, but Porter will be out at least another week. Porter has been ruled out and won’t be making the team trip to Cincinnati to play…

Ryan Clady playing at a high level, with a medium-sized contract

Pro Football Talk Feed - Fri, 11/02/2012 - 18:15
Broncos left tackle Ryan Clady assumed — and continues to assume — a huge financial risk when he didn’t take the team’s five-year, $50 million contract offer this summer. But entering a contract year, and playing perhaps the best football of his career, Clady isn’t getting any cheaper, and that presents a risk for the…

Bengals still manage to muster a sellout

Pro Football Talk Feed - Fri, 11/02/2012 - 13:44
Last year, when the Bengals were surprisingly good, they consistently failed to sell all non-premium tickets to their games.  This year, they’re surprisingly mediocre, and they’re selling out every home game. Sounds about right. Of course, it helps that the Bengals are now hosting good teams and/or compelling players, like the Broncos and Peyton Manning…

Peyton Manning named AFC offensive player of the month

Pro Football Talk Feed - Thu, 11/01/2012 - 14:40
Peyton Manning may dispute the “He’s back” narrative, but it’s hard to argue with the results. The Broncos quarterback was named AFC offensive player of the month for October, after completing 74.0 percent of his passes for a 126.7 rating, with nine touchdowns and one interception in three games. He’s either leading or tied for…

Tracy Porter returns to practice, hopeful to play

Pro Football Talk Feed - Thu, 11/01/2012 - 06:01
After missing his second straight game due to lingering symptoms associated with a seizure suffered in August, Denver Broncos cornerback Tracy Porter returned to the practice field on Wednesday. Porter missed practice twice last week and was held out of last week’s matchup with the New Orleans Saints. Porter hasn’t played since the Broncos’ 31-21…

Peyton Manning says his thumb’s just an irritant

Pro Football Talk Feed - Wed, 10/31/2012 - 20:52
The Broncos practiced for the first time Wednesday since Sunday night’s victory over the Saints. That means it was the first opportunity to see if there were any aftereffects from the thumb injury he sustained when he banged his hand on Saints linebacker Martez Wilson’s helmet while throwing a pass. Manning was able to practice…