Pacing the sideline in street clothes for nine games this season was downright difficult for 12-time Pro Bowl cornerback Champ Bailey.
The Denver Broncos are hitting a critical stretch with two games against Kansas City wrapped around a trip to New England over the next three weeks that figures to either bolster or blister their Super Bowl credentials.
The Chargers let Phillips go in free agency after he’d collected 69½ sacks over nine seasons.
Champ Bailey still isn’t ready to return to action. His troublesome left foot is keeping him out of the Denver Broncos’ game against Philadelphia on Sunday.
Willis McGahee skipped each of the Broncos’ 10 “voluntary” practices over the last month but showed up for the start of the team’s three-day mandatory minicamp Tuesday.
His paycheck may look like Peyton Manning’s tip money. Still, there’s at least one area where Manning and his newest Broncos teammate, defensive back Quentin Jammer, aren’t nearly so far apart.
The Broncos signed the free-agent cornerback Quentin Jammer on Wednesday. He’s the third longtime San Diego Chargers player to bolt for their AFC rivals this offseason.
Kick returner Trindon Holliday is doubtful for the Denver Broncos’ season finale against Kansas City because of a sprained ankle.
Willis McGahee has been placed on recallable injured reserve by the AFC West-leading Denver Broncos.
Broncos running back Willis McGahee hurt his right knee early in the second quarter when he was tackled by San Diego defensive back Quentin Jammer on Sunday.