Denver Broncos running back C.J. Anderson said the competition for the starting job is a “fun competition.” Fellow tailback Montee Ball might agree with that, but he’s taking it very seriously.
When ranking the most “irreplaceable” players on the team, it is a combination of what they bring to the team, but also who is behind them.
Montee Ball is confident his current comeback will turn out just like the last one.
The Broncos provided plenty of highlight-reel plays en route to 12 wins this season. Here are the five best.
Instead of revving their high-octane offense like they did a year ago, Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos pumped the brakes heading into these playoffs.
The Denver Broncos lead the Oakland Raiders 20-7 at halftime behind two C.J. Anderson touchdowns and two Connor Barth field goals.
C.J. Anderson says he’s not the running back that people saw at Cincinnati.
Denver Broncos tight end Julius Thomas, whose 12 TD catches lead the league, is active for the first time in three weeks.
As the season wears on, more and more players find their way to the injury report. In Denver, this week represents the largest Broncos contingent on the list all season, with multiple important names “questionable”.
John Elway had Terrell Davis to give Denver a different dimension in the late 1990s. Now, Peyton Manning has C.J. Anderson.