Perhaps in an attempt to confuse the Patriots defense the Broncos offense on Sunday afternoon put some players in unexpected roles.
Denver Broncos backup defensive lineman Mitch Unrein signed a one-year, $630,000 free-agent tender Thursday.
The Denver Broncos have released the cities and dates for their inaugural Mile High Salute to Fans Tour.
Chris Gronkowski became an unrestricted free agent after the Denver Broncos declined to issue a contract tender to the third-year fullback Friday.
John Elway insisted that every one of the Denver Broncos was better the second Peyton Manning put his signature on that nearly $100 million contract last spring.
Peyton Manning threw for 297 yards and a touchdown, Knowshon Moreno ran for 60 yards and another score and the Denver Broncos led the Oakland Raiders 26-7 after three quarters Thursday night.
Former Tampa Bay Buccaneer and Denver Bronco John Lynch called last week’s game and really came away impressed with how the Broncos have improved since the beginning of the season.
Some football players do the dirty work down in the trenches, while others take in the glory of scoring touchdowns. On Sunday against Tampa Bay Broncos defensive tackle Mitch Unrein got to do both.
About 90 minutes after Mitch Unrein caught a 1-yard touchdown pass from Peyton Manning he came free for the big hit on Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman that forced a bad throw that ended up in Von Miller’s hands for Sunday’s biggest play.
Peyton Manning shook off a bleeding right thumb after banging it on an opponent’s helmet to throw for 305 yards and three scores and lead the Denver Broncos to a 34-14 victory over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday night.