The Denver Broncos announced Friday they signed unrestricted free-agent offensive tackle Winston Justice to a new one-year contract.
The Broncos are one win away from their first Super Bowl appearance since they won it in 1998. But the Broncos faced many more challenges to get to the point they are now as opposed to the team 16 years ago.
Adam Gase’s goal since taking over as Denver’s offensive coordinator a year ago was putting the Broncos’ offense in hyper drive, giving Peyton Manning the call as quickly as possible and getting the heck out of his way.
DWIs. Drugs. Injuries. Illnesses. Ambulances. Surgeries. The Denver Broncos have seen it all in this drama-filled season.
Denver offensive line coach Dave Magazu came in from the cold, took the hand warmers out of his gloves and settled into his chair to talk about his guys.
Peyton Manning is taking a beating. The Broncos’ offensive line is battered and his right ankle is throbbing. And now here come the unbeaten Kansas City Chiefs, leading the league in sacks.
A person with knowledge of the results says Peyton Manning’s MRI showed aggravation of his right ankle that is not expected to keep the quarterback out of next Sunday’s game against Kansas City.
Denver cornerback Chris Harris couldn’t get away from football during the Broncos’ bye, eagerly tuning in to watch the unbeaten Kansas City Chiefs face the Buffalo Bills last weekend.
The Denver Broncos reactivate J.D. Walton and look to bolster offensive line for remainder of season.
Champ Bailey’s sprained left foot will keep him on the sideline Sunday when Mike Shanahan returns to Denver.