Mark Sanchez: 'Ruining an opportunity’ talk misinterpreted

Mark Sanchez was understandably disappointed with his woeful performance in the Denver Broncos’ second preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers last Saturday. Speaking after the game in which he lost two fumbles and was sacked three times, Sanchez lamented that it’s “difficult playing like crap on two plays and ruining an opportunity.” Many surmised Sanchez meant...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

As Broncos’ punting competition remains close, even Brandon McManus will have input

  It’s the seasoned veteran against the young guy, it’s new and strong against old and savvy, it’s blossoming talent against proven production, it’s cheap against expensive. It’s the Denver Broncos punting competition and Britton Colquitt, and Riley Dixon aren’t just fighting for the starting punter’s job, they’re fighting for a job period. So far neither has gained...
Via BSN Denver
1 hour ago

“Great for the league”: Broncos’ John Elway added to prestigious Competition Committee

  Denver Broncos general manager and vice president of football operations, John Elway, will be added to the NFL’s prestigious Competition Committee, as first reported by ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Created by Commissioner Pete Rozelle in 1968, the NFL defines the competition committee as follows: The NFL’s process for modifying or adopting rules and regulations is systematic and...
Via BSN Denver
2 hours ago

Mark Sanchez not giving up on starting job

Although it appeared that Denver Broncos quarterback Mark Sanchez was coming to terms that losing two fumbles in Saturday’s preseason action against the 49ers would take him out of contention for the team’s starting job, that’s apparently not the case. After the game, Sanchez lamented playing like crap and “ruining an opportunity,” which sounds pretty much like the above...
Via 60 Max Power O
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ask the quarterbacks and Denver has three starters

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Self-help books say to visualize yourself succeeding and you are already halfway there. If that’s the case, all three Denver Broncos quarterbacks...
Via Mile High Sports
13 hours ago

Broncos quarterbacks eager to clean up mistakes, but won’t be “trigger-shy”

To outsiders, it’s a problem. Trevor Siemian doesn’t fit the mold of a starting NFL quarterback, in part, because he doesn’t yell. He doesn’t get too high or too low. He doesn’t show his ire or his frustration or any of the other myriad emotions coursing through him as the Broncos’ quarterback battle continues. Take his reaction to being named the preseason Week 3 starter...
Via The Denver Post
18 hours ago

The Denver Broncos QB Replacement Conundrum

As the Denver Broncos try to become the first repeat Super Bowl champions since the New England Patriots in 2005, there is one big question mark on their roster; it just so happens to be at what is arguably the most important position, quarterback. There are three quarterbacks on the roster: Mark Sanchez, Trevor Siemian, and Paxton Lynch. The competition for the starting job is between...
Via The Sports Journal
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mark Sanchez: QB competition gives media something to write about

Aside from their three-way quarterback battle, the Denver Broncos are a rather boring team. At least, that’s the opinion of one of the combatants, Mark Sanchez. Speaking to Nick Groke of The Denver Post, Sanchez said that the team’s quarterback battle was really the only thing worth writing about. Mark Sanchez on the #Broncos protracted QB battle: "What else would you write...
Via Sportsnaut
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Denver Broncos defense is set for the long haul

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit John Elway’s most famous quote as a general manager is one we all know well: “Plan B? There is no plan B. We’re going Plan A!” That’s...
Via Mile High Sports
19 hours ago

Broncos’ offense coming “more naturally” to Paxton Lynch as he closes mental gap

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Via BSN Denver
20 hours ago

Questions loom as Broncos head into third preseason game

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) The Denver Broncos face critical decisions two weeks before the Super Bowl champions open the season. They have more questions than answers heading into the third preseason game, none more glaring than at quarterback. Trevor Siemian was named the starter ahead of veteran Mark Sanchez for the game against the Los Angeles Rams on Saturday. The offensive line...
Via Associated Press
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Former Broncos wideout calls Tim Tebow the worst QB he’s ever played with

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Tim Tebow is about as polarizing as they come. On one hand, he gave the city of Denver one of the most exciting sports seasons in recent memory...
Via Mile High Sports
1 day ago

Demaryius Thomas has perfect response to Josh Norman’s criticism

Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas was held to just one catch in Super Bowl 50, and Josh Norman, who had him in coverage, is still boasting about it. Thomas was targeted six times, but only had one reception, and Norman hasn’t forgotten about it. He recently declared himself “the best cornerback on Earth,” and also made sure to let the world know what happened back...
Via The Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Broncos linebacker DeMarcus Ware returns to practice

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) Broncos linebacker DeMarcus Ware returned to practice on a limited basis Tuesday with the plan to have him ready for the season opener against Carolina. Ware missed training camp with a back issue that kept him out of five games in 2015 but said he feels much better than he did at the end of last season. He took part in the walkthrough and drills at the beginning...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Trevor Siemian sidelined with sore shoulder

It’s definitely not time for the Denver Broncos to panic, but the defending champ’s quarterback situation looks dire. Fresh off news that veteran Mark Sanchez could very well be cut should he continue to struggle, comes this potentially troubling development. Interesting that Trevor Siemian not throwing yet Has sore right shoulder. But plan still start him #Broncos #Denver7...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every prominent quarterback in the history of the Denver Broncos

While there are a few obscure quarterbacks who threw passes for the Denver Broncos, the QBs featured in this quiz were the ‘top passer’ for the team that year, according to the number of yards passing. As a team originating in 1960, the Broncos have only had 19 quarterbacks (with some repeats), though some have been all-time greats. How many of them can you name? Clue: Years active  
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Report: Gary Kubiak will choose Week 1 starting QB next week

The Denver Broncos’ preseason quarterback merry-go-round finally will come to a stop next week when head coach Gary Kubiak names a starter for Week 1. At times, the quarterback competition in Denver has seemed more like a game of duck, duck, goose with no one really seizing the job. According to Pro Football Talk, Kubiak will decide after the third preseason game against the Rams...
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Broncos QB battle appears to be Siemian vs Lynch, not Siemian vs Sanchez

Denver Broncos beat writer Mike Klis of 9News.Com reports that Mark Sanchez has fallen behind Trevor Siemian on the Broncos’ quarterback depth chart, and is even in danger of losing a roster spot: Mark Sanchez was right: He did squander his chance to win the starting quarterback job with his play Saturday against the San Francisco 49ers. Sanchez must now try to protect his No...
Via The Comeback
2 days ago  |  Discuss

AFC West: Siemian to start Broncos' third preseason game

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- Coach Gary Kubiak named Trevor Siemian the starter for the Broncos' third preseason game over Mark Sanchez and said he will decide next week who will be under center against Carolina for the season opener on Sept. 8."It's down to the nitty gritty here," Kubiak said. "I don't have to but I'm going to make a decision next week and we're going to go to work...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Has Mark Sanchez fallen out of the Broncos’ starting QB battle?

The Denver Broncos will start Trevor Siemian over Mark Sanchez at quarterback during the team’s third and most important preseason game against the Los Angeles Rams, and at least one veteran Broncos beat writer believes Sanchez could now be third in the battle to be Denver’s starter to open the regular season. According to Mike Klis of 9 News in Denver, “too many bad plays”...
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Siemian named Broncos starter for third preseason game

Denver Broncos coach Gary Kubiak announced on Monday that Trevor Siemian will be the team’s starting quarterback against the Los Angeles Rams in the third preseason game. #Broncos coach Gary Kubiak said Trevor Siemian will start Saturday vs. Rams. — Nicki Jhabvala (@NickiJhabvala) August 22, 2016 Normally, the third preseason game is an extended dress rehearsal for the starters...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos making a mistake not starting Paxton Lynch

When the Denver Broncos watched Peyton Manning retire after winning the Super Bowl and let Brock Osweiler walk to the Houston Texans, the defending champions did so knowing that they would have to completely press the reset button on the quarterback position. John Elway’s best response to the quarterbacking exodus was drafting Paxton Lynch with their first round pick, but the Broncos...
Via This Given Sunday
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Sanchez bemoans missed opportunity after poor preseason performance

The Denver Broncos quarterback competition is tight, and neither Mark Sanchez nor Trevor Siemian can afford any major slipups. On Saturday, however, Sanchez slipped up in a big way. Sanchez threw for 120 yards, but his day was defined by two costly fumbles in the span of two drives. Follow me. Sanchez goes 10 plays 75 yards, fumbles at 49ers 13. 49ers fumble. Sanchez gets it back...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Denver Broncos bizarrely shave a rat into a rookies head

Here’s one ratty haircut. One thing guaranteed to unfold at NFL training camps is rookie hazing. The most popular form of hazing is largely harmless. Veterans will shave the heads of rookies, giving them awful, unforgivably bad haircuts. Case and point, the Denver Broncos decided to shave the head of guard Connor McGovern. Denver got creative with McGovern’s new hairdo. Not...
Via The Comeback
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Elway: Broncos ‘good enough’ no matter who wins QB job

Can the Denver Broncos be successful with Mark Sanchez or Trevor Siemian under center? The answer, according to John Elway, is yes. The Broncos VP and general manager told Tom Pelissero of USA Today that between the rest of their offense and their defense, they’d be fine. “The good thing is we’ve got a good enough team around them,” Elway said. “We’ll be able to run...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

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