Archive for the ‘Denver Broncos’ Category

Broncos getting an up-close look at Josh Allen this week

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

The Broncos have drafted a quarterback in each of the past three drafts. Broncos General Manager John Elway scouted Josh Allen and Sam Darnold in person. “It’s fun to look over there and see a guy with as a great stature as John Elway,” Allen said Monday, via Nicki Jhabvala of the Denver Post.

Heisman winner Mayfield’s Senior Bowl arrival delayed

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Oklahoma Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield's arrival at the Senior Bowl has been delayed. Senior Bowl executive director Phil Savage said Monday the quarterback went home to Austin, Texas for a ''personal family matter''. Savage says he's expected to make it to town in time for Tuesday's North practice to begin the weeklong audition for NFL teams.

AFC Championship Preview: Jacksonville Jaguars @ New England Patriots

Saturday, January 20th, 2018

Four will become two this Sunday as the AFC and NFC Championship games decide the opponents for Super Bowl LII. The NFC will be represented by a quarterback playing in their first Super Bowl – either Case Keenum or Nick Foles - but there is, as ever, a familiar face in the AFC as Tom Brady aims for his eighth Super Bowl appearance with the New England Patriots when he welcomes a swaggering Jacksonville Jaguars side to Foxborough.

Booker scores 30, Warren 25 as Suns beat Nuggets 108-100

Saturday, January 20th, 2018

A sturdy plane and a good night's sleep did wonders for the Phoenix Suns. Devin Booker scored 30 points, T.J. Warren had 25 and the Suns defeated the Denver Nuggets 108-100 on Friday night. Josh Jackson and Isaiah Canaan added 16 points apiece off the bench for Phoenix, which snapped a seven-game losing streak to the Nuggets.

Report: Broncos WR Sanders not charged in sexual assault case

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders won't be charged in a reported felony sexual assault in Texas after a grand jury determined there wasn't enough evidence to move forward with the case. The Harris County Sheriff's Office issued a statement Thursday that said Sanders was the subject of an investigation stemming from a June 15 complaint. While details about the case weren't included in the statement, TMZ Sports reported Sanders was accused of sexual assault.

Ravens defensive coordinator Martindale welcomes 2nd chance

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Don Martindale wondered if he would ever get a second chance to be an NFL defensive coordinator after his one-and-done disaster with the Denver Broncos in 2010. The Broncos went 4-12 that season and gave up more points (29.4 per game) and yards (390.8) than any team in the league. After working diligently with several stars, including Ray Lewis, Terrell Suggs, Zachary Orr and C.J. Mosley, the 54-year-old Martindale last week was promoted to defensive coordinator.

Buchanan Award winner Jackson goes after the big catch

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Darius often threw his line out, reeled it in and tossed it out again. In a hurry to get to quarterbacks, the former Jacksonville State standout was one of the leading pass rushers in the FCS in recent years. Recently named the national defensive player of the year with the 2017 STATS FCS Buck Buchanan Award, Jackson is going fishing at the next level.

Broncos receiver Henderson arrested on marijuana possession charge

Sunday, January 14th, 2018

Denver Broncos wide receiver Carlos Henderson was arrested in Louisiana early Sunday afternoon and charged with first offense possession of marijuana, according to the Denver Post, which cited the Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office. According to the arrest report, Henderson was a passenger in an SUV that was stopped for going 84 mph in a 60mph stretch in Interstate 20. The arresting officer smelled marijuana on approaching the car, but Henderson and the driver denied having smoked or possessing the drug.

Broncos staff ask for Baker Mayfield to be on their Senior Bowl team

Friday, January 12th, 2018

The Denver Broncos sure appear to be doing their due diligence on the top quarterbacks in the 2018 NFL draft class. Senior Bowl executive director Phil Savage told ESPNU Radio on SiriusXM the team requested that former Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield be on its squad for the game.

Schroder, Hawks beat Nuggets 110-97 to end 10-game road skid

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

The Atlanta Hawks were savoring a rare win during a tough season. The Denver Nuggets were lamenting a missed opportunity to improve their postseason hopes. Dennis Schroder had 19 points and 10 assists, Taurean Prince scored 16 and the Hawks beat Denver 110-97 on Wednesday night, ending a 10-game road losing streak.