Jack Del Rio
Slogging through the rubble of that Super Bowl landslide, John Elway blew up his defense.
With Chris Harris Jr. still working his way back from ACL surgery and Kayvon Webster sidelined by a sprained ankle, Bradley Roby capitalized on his increased snaps in the preseason.
Denver defensive end Malik Jackson returned to practice Friday after attending his father’s memorial service in New Jersey.
The Broncos defense is playing with more of an edge during training camp so far, and it’s a good bet Jack Del Rio’s squad will put in a better performance than last season.
The Three Amigos in Denver Broncos lore were all wide receivers: Vance Johnson, Mark Jackson and Ricky Nattiel. The modern version consists of safety Quinton Carter, defensive end Quanterus Smith and linebacker Lerentee McCray.
Showing his surgically repaired ACL was no longer an issue, the Broncos’ pass-rusher flashed through the line and sent the backup quarterback’s pass fluttering to the ground.
The Denver Broncos and Houston Texans will conduct three joint training camp practices leading up to their Aug. 23 preseason game at Sports Authority Field.
Now, this is the kind of defense Jack Del Rio wishes he could have taken into the Super Bowl.
Alabama transfer Luke Del Rio has been granted eligibility to play this season for Oregon State.
Broncos defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio has signed a two-year contract that will keep him in Denver through 2015.