With three weeks of preseason football in the books, there are two clear takeaways from Broncos camp: excitement about the dominating defense and a concern about the lack of scoring on offense.
John Elway and Shannon Sharpe, are third in yards (5,941), fourth in completions (452) and tied for seventh in TDs (41) despite playing just eight seasons together. They won consecutive Super Bowls in Elway’s final two seasons.
It is a question often asked; how would a player in a particular sport fair if he/she played in another sport? With the annual MLB Home Run Derby next week, here are some non-baseball players who would be fun to watch in the competition.
Julius Thomas will either get a long-term contract soon or play next season under the Broncos’ franchise tag.
After knocking out the Denver Broncos, 24-13, last weekend, the Indianapolis Colts need to focus on key areas to defeat the New England Patriots on Sunday in Foxborough.
When the Broncos meet the Colts in the playoffs this weekend, it’s likely the Thomas giving the Colts headaches will be Demaryius, not Julius.
Quarterback Tom Brady played well this season, but the Patriots wouldn’t have a 12-4 record without these contributors.
Peyton Manning played through a thigh injury and flu-like symptoms and Connor Barth kicked five field goals to lead Denver to a 22-10 victory against the San Diego Chargers.
All is not lost, fans of the Orange & Blue. Denver lost a November game at New England in 2013, just like they did on Sunday. Then, remember, they came back and won the AFC title.
Peyton Manning admittedly stunk up Gillette Stadium. If that’s the case, he wasn’t alone. “I think we all stunk,” coach John Fox said Monday after the Denver Broncos’ 43-21 loss at New England.