Peyton Manning threw a 17-yard touchdown pass to Julius Thomas and dominated in his two series, leading the Denver Broncos past the San Francisco 49ers 34-0 on Sunday to spoil the NFL debut at sparkling $1.2 billion Levi’s Stadium.
Peyton Manning seems to be having a lot more fun this summer. He’s still grinding through training camp like always but he’s also showing a loosey-goosey side that he rarely flashed in Indy or in his first two seasons in Denver.
Julius Thomas missed the Denver Broncos’ annual summer scrimmage with a bruised thigh, so Jacob Tamme stepped up and played the starring role alongside Peyton Manning.
Even after the fog lifted from the Denver Broncos’ blowout in the Super Bowl, Julius Thomaswas in no mood to celebrate his breakout season.
Demaryius Thomas and Chris Harris Jr. participated in limited drills as the Denver Broncos practice in a steady cool rain at Sports Authority Field.
The Denver Broncos cut tight end Joel Dreessen the day before training camp, but that doesn’t mean his former teammates have forgotten about him.
The Denver Broncos are playing in front of their fans for the first time since the Super Bowl.
The greens and not the greenbacks are what held John Elway’s attention on the eve of training camp.
Pro Bowler Julius Thomas’ resume now reads like this: one year of youth football, one year of high school ball, one season in college and, essentially, one full season in the NFL.
Emmanuel Sanders is still learning his way around town. That’s not stopping him from putting out a big welcome mat for rookie wide receiver Cody Latimer.