As far as Peyton Manning is concerned, wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders isn’t the only offensive reinforcement summoned to help Denver get another crack at winning the Super Bowl.
Broncos offensive lineman Chris Kuper is retiring after struggling with an ankle injury the last two seasons.
Jake Plummer told CBS4 in New York on Wednesday that he’s rooting on the Broncos despite his ties to the Pacific Northwest.
Mike Shanahan’s plan to restore order, professionalism and consistent success to the Washington Redskins disintegrated quickly in 2013, costing him his job Monday a day after the team finished a 3-13 season.
Peyton Manning overcame four turnovers and Denver scored the last 38 points Sunday in a come-from-behind 45-21 victory over former Broncos coach Mike Shanahan and his new team, the Washington Redskins.
Redskins coach Mike Shanahan received a hero’s welcome Sunday in his first game in Denver since his firing by the Broncos five years ago.
Champ Bailey’s sprained left foot will keep him on the sideline Sunday when Mike Shanahan returns to Denver.
Mike Shanahan is the only coach to bring a Super Bowl title to the Mile High City, but the gleam of the two Lombardi Trophies he won faded.
Elite? Yes. A playoff and Super Bowl contender? Certainly. But, at least for this week, the Broncos aren’t the league’s top team.
His throws are much stronger in his second season in Denver. His passes zip through defenders’ grasps and into his receivers’ waiting hands to the oohs and ahhs of his teammates and coaches.