The Denver Broncos didn’t exactly hit their bye week in full stride. There are issues all around. But some promising signs have emerged, too, like the play of all those starters who missed the Super Bowl.
Wes Welker angrily declared he was “as shocked as everyone” when the NFL banned him for the first month of the season for violating the league’s drug-abuse policy.
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.
Three men who will be responsible for keeping Peyton Manning from getting dropped to the turf this season make cameos in the quarterback’s silly new music video for DirecTV.
Sacred cows were scarce when Broncos general manager John Elway dug out from the wreckage of that Super Bowl blistering by the Seahawks.
Orlando Franklin is still smarting over his poor performance in the Super Bowl. Not so his switch from right tackle to left guard.
John Elway’s philosophy is to address immediate needs in free agency, even though some of his own veterans may prove too pricey to keep around.
The Denver Broncos held their walkthrough practice Saturday at MetLife Stadium, working out in sweats for about 30 minutes.
The Broncos offensive line has done a stellar job protecting Peyton Manning all season, and two members of that line share a special bond.
The booming voice rose above the din at Prudential Center to interrupt the hullabaloo and proclaim, “That concludes the Denver Broncos’ media day session.” The five happiest people in the New Jersey Devils’ arena were the team’s starting offensive linemen.