Mike McCoy is the new head coach of the San Diego Chargers. The 40-year-old McCoy replaces Norv Turner, who was fired along with general manager A.J. Smith.
Lance Ball lining up as a receiver and making a big catch was the latest example of the hybrid offense the Broncos have installed since signing Peyton Manning in March, which spelled the end of the throwback read-option experiment under Tim Tebow.
Peyton Manning’s two biggest targets are a pair of promising young receivers who have already made their mark in the NFL despite spending lots of time on the sideline.
Brandon Stokley, who made one of the most famous catches in Broncos history, is returning to Denver to play with old friend Peyton Manning.
Brady Quinn has apologized to Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow for “completely inaccurate” comments in a GQ article that has Quinn, Tebow’s former backup, openly questioning Tebow’s play and criticizing his open displays of religion.
Tim Tebow will enter training camp as the Denver Broncos’ starting quarterback for 2012.
Kyle Orton got his revenge in leading the Kansas City Chiefs to a 7-3 win over Denver on Sunday, but it’s the Broncos who clinched the AFC West and are headed to the postseason.
Dressed in sweats and an orange beanie, Broncos safety Brian Dawkins watched practice from the sideline Thursday, unable to participate for a second day because of a neck injury that has left him questionable for Sunday’s pivotal matchup against Kansas City.
The Denver Broncos might have to face former quarterback Kyle Orton with two backup safeties if Brian Dawkins and Quinton Carter can’t play in Sunday’s showdown with the Kansas City Chiefs, who are trying to deny Tim Tebow a trip to the playoffs.
The wheels have come off in Denver.
We’re not talking about the Broncos’ season, although it’s teetering with two straight ugly losses. All they have to do to end their long playoff drought is beat their former quarterback Kyle Orton and the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday.