Peyton Manning joined Brett Favre in the NFL’s most exclusive of clubs with his 500th touchdown toss Sunday when the Denver Broncos handed the Arizona Cardinals their first loss, 41-20.
The Denver Broncos released kicker Matt Prater in his eighth season with the NFL.
In the aftermath of another letdown against the Seattle Seahawks, Denver coach John Fox was asked if he could nevertheless take some positives out of the Broncos losing in overtime rather than getting blown out as they did in 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.
NFL.com has reported that Denver Broncos receiver Wes Welker has been suspended for the first four games of the season because of performance-enhancing drug use.
Wes Welker returned to practice Monday for the first time since sustaining a concussion in an Aug. 23 preseason game against the Houston Texans.
The Denver Broncos have traded for New York Giants kicker Brandon McManus, ESPN reported on Tuesday.
Look, the Denver Broncos not the dregs of the NFL. They are not, say, the Raiders, the Jaguars, any of those teams that consistently disappoint.
The Broncos’ options include keeping rookie Mitch Ewald or another young, cheap kicker, or signing an experienced one — possibly Jay Feely.
Broncos placekicker Matt Prater apologized on Monday for a DUI that resulted in a four-game suspension to start the NFL season.