Archive for the ‘Denver Broncos’ Category

Emmanuel Sanders on suggestion he should restructure his deal: ‘It ain’t happening’

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Emmanuel Sanders' future with the Denver Broncos is looking pretty cloudy. The 31-year-old is coming off an Achilles injury, and the team can save a significant amount of money by cutting Sanders in the offseason. There is a way for Sanders to guarantee he remains with the Broncos, however.

Joe Flacco passes physical, clearing way for trade March 13

Monday, February 18th, 2019

Joe Flacco flew to Denver last week to undergo a physical and meet with his new team, Albert Breer of Sports Illustrated reports. The quarterback passed his physical, clearing the way for the Ravens and Broncos to consummate their trade on the first day of the new league year, March 13. The Broncos and Ravens agreed to a deal last week that will send a fourth-round pick to Baltimore, with the Ravens committing to Lamar Jackson as their quarterback of the future and the present.

Brandon Marshall: I love Denver, just sorry I was injured two of last three years

Friday, February 15th, 2019

The Broncos will not be picking up linebacker Brandon Marshall's option for the 2019 season, which leaves him set to become a free agent when the new league year starts on March 13. Marshall acknowledged both in his response to learning of the league's plans. “I love the organization, they gave me my first chance to play,” Marshall said, via Mike Klis of KUSA.

Denver Broncos quarterback Joe Flacco vs. Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson: Who will have the better season?

Thursday, February 14th, 2019

The "Good Morning Football" crew debates who will have a better season in 2019: Denver Broncos quarterback Joe Flacco or Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson.

Denver gains only flexibility with Flacco

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

Elway's biggest hope might be that Flacco plays like he did in 2014 -- 27 touchdowns, 12 interceptions, his best stretch since the Super Bowl XLVII run -- when Gary Kubiak was the offensive coordinator in Baltimore. New Broncos coordinator Rich Scangarello's offense comes from the same outside-zone-heavy scheme under Kyle Shanahan in San Francisco. If the offensive line improves under new O-line coach Mike Munchak and the running game -- which was great at times in 2018 -- is more consistent, Flacco could deliver average or even above-average play.

Report: Ravens agree to trade Flacco to Broncos

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

The Baltimore Ravens agreed in principle to trade quarterback Joe Flacco to the Denver Broncos, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Wednesday. Flacco, 34, was the MVP of Super Bowl XLVII in 2013 and was the Ravens' starter since 2008 until a hip injury in 2018 sent Flacco to the sidelines after Week 9. Rookie first-round pick Lamar Jackson took over for Flacco and didn't relinquish the starting role.

Report: Ravens agree to trade Joe Flacco to Broncos

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

The Baltimore Ravens have agreed to trade former Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco to the Denver Broncos, per a report by Adam Schefter. Breaking: Baltimore has agreement in principle to trade former Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco to the Broncos, league sources told ESPN. Trade cannot be processed until new NFL league year begins Wednesday, March 13.

Texans release injured WR Demaryius Thomas

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

The Houston Texans have released veteran wide receiver Demaryius Thomas, whose 2018 season ended prematurely when he tore his left Achilles tendon. Thomas played seven games for Houston last season, making 23 receptions for 275 yards and two touchdowns. He was acquired in October from Denver for a fourth-round draft pick to fill in after Will Fuller tore a knee ligament.

Texans release receiver Demaryius Thomas, who is coming off torn Achilles

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

The Texans cut Thomas on Tuesday, canceling the $14 million base salary he was slated to make in 2019. Despite the high rate of injuries and short career spans, as we know, almost all NFL contracts are comprised of mostly non-guaranteed base salaries. Demaryius Thomas will continue to rehab The Texans probably planned all along to move on from Thomas after the season.

Report: Texans to cut Demaryius Thomas today

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

The Texans traded a fourth-round draft pick to the Broncos for Demaryius Thomas last season. They didn't get much of a return on that investment. Houston plans to release Thomas, James Palmer of NFL Media reports.