Posts Tagged ‘Denver Broncos’

Seven months ago, Matt Moore was scouting for the Dolphins. Thursday night, he helped the Chiefs to a win.

Friday, October 18th, 2019

In March, Matt Moore was at the University of Oklahoma with dozens of NFL scouts, wearing a Miami Dolphins-issued pullover and holding a notebook as he watched Kyler Murray's pro day. Moore hadn't taken a snap since Nov. 26, 2017, wasn't on a team roster in 2018, and was in semi-retirement, working as a part-time scout with the Dolphins. Undrafted out of Oregon State in 2007, Moore had spent his first four NFL seasons with the Carolina Panthers, then seven with Miami, which is how he wound up working with the team's personnel department.

Patrick Mahomes hurts knee in Chiefs’ win over Broncos

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

The Kansas City Chiefs rediscovered their mojo but lost their maestro. The Chiefs rallied around their fallen superstar and snapped a two-game skid with a 30-6 thrashing of the Denver Broncos on Thursday night after reigning MVP Patrick Mahomes dislocated his right knee in a pileup near the goal line in the first half. ''I've never seen anything like that on the field before,'' Denver defensive end Shelby Harris said.

Future Patriot? It’s time for the Broncos to make Emmanuel Sanders available

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

What a difference a few hours makes. Going into their Thursday night matchup with the Chiefs, the Broncos didn't have to be sellers at the trade deadline later this month. They were 2-4, about to play at home, in prime time, against a banged-up division rival fresh off of back-to-back losses.

Well wishes pour out for Patrick Mahomes as knee MRI looms

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

In today's NFL, few scenes are more terrifying than Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes lying on the ground in obvious pain. The reigning MVP exited Thursday night's game against the Denver Broncos after a quarterback sneak resulted in Mahomes appearing to dislocate his knee cap, with Chiefs training staff seen popping something back into place. In two short season as the Chiefs' full-time starter, Mahomes has become one of the most popular players in the NFL thanks to his unprecedented arm talent.

Mahomes, banged-up Chiefs face Denver on short rest

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Patrick Mahomes was without two of his linemen and one of his receiving threats for the banged-up Kansas City Chiefs' game against the Denver Broncos on Thursday night. Dealing with a balky ankle himself, Mahomes won't have receiver Sammy Watkins (hamstring) for another week. Left tackle Eric Fisher (groin) and left guard Andrew Wylie (ankle) also are sidelined.

LB Shaquil Barrett proving to be bargain find for Buccaneers

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Shaquil Barrett has been much more than a nice fit in Tampa Bay's new defensive scheme, emerging as a dominant pass rusher and one of the best bargains in free agency this year. The unheralded outside linebacker who signed a one-year, $4 million deal with the Buccaneers after spending the first four seasons of his career with the Denver Broncos is tied for the NFL lead with nine sacks through six games with Cleveland's Myles Garrett and concedes he's just as surprised as anyone by the level of his success in his first season as a full-time starter. ''It is blowing my mind as well,'' Barrett said after being named NFC defensive player of the month for September.

Denver Broncos play-by-play announcer Dave Logan: How Denver Broncos’ loss to Jaguars was a turning point for team

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Denver Broncos play-by-play announcer Dave Logan discusses how Broncos' loss to Jaguars was a turning point for team.

NFL DFS Single Games: TNF Week 7

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

He has a good chance to exceed all of those totals on Thursday, as Denver could pass more than usual while trying to keep pace with Kansas City's explosive offense. It should be noted that Sutton is gaining momentum as a legitimate fantasy lift as fellow WR Emmanuel Sanders fades into the background with two catches, four targets, and nine yards over his past two outings. BEST BARGAINS The scales have tipped in favor of RB Phillip Lindsay, who has seen 19 and 17 touches respectively over the past two games.

AFC West Matchup on Thursday Night Football

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

After two incredible Thursday Night Football games, it was followed by a 35-14 shellacking of the Giants by the Patriots last week. This week's matchup between the Broncos and Chiefs expects to be pretty competitive with the Chiefs favored by just three points on the road. Nearly three points in line movement against the Chiefs is something to pay attention to as sharp bettors don't seem to be very high on the offense on the road against the Broncos.

Super Bowl winner Brock Osweiler announces retirement from NFL, aged 28

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

Quarterback Brock Osweiler has retired from the NFL after seven seasons at the top level. Osweiler, 28, was drafted by the Broncos with the 57th overall pick in the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft out of Arizona State. He would go on to spend four years in Denver and help the Broncos win Super Bowl 50.