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Broncos likely to start Allen after bye _ maybe not for long

Nov. 7, 2019 1:36 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Brandon Allen's first start for the Denver Broncos nearly rivaled that of Peyton Manning. It was that efficient. It was that precise. It may not matter. The fourth-year quarterback might be only a temporary fix. Allen is caught between the brief Joe Flacco Era and the possible Drew Lock...

Hintz scores twice, Stars beat Avalanche 2-1

Nov. 2, 2019 12:42 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Roope Hintz has found his stride. So has Anton Khudobin. So have the Dallas Stars, for that matter. Hintz scored twice, including a short-handed goal in the second period, and the Stars beat the Colorado Avalanche 2-1 on Friday night. "A great win by everybody, by the team," Khudobin said....

Curious calls doom Bears, Broncos to last-second losses

Oct. 29, 2019 2:37 AM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Vic Fangio's new and old teams were done in over the weekend and curious, conservative calls were the culprit. In Chicago, the Bears lost 17-16 to the Los Angeles Chargers when Eddy Pineiro missed a 41-yard field goal as time expired after coach Matt Nagy had quarterback Mitchell...

LB Shaquil Barrett proving to be bargain find for Buccaneers

Oct. 17, 2019 6:45 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — 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...

Fangio has found the right mix on Denver's defense

Oct. 14, 2019 5:47 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Vic Fangio has settled on the right mix to restore Denver's defensive dominance even without pass rusher Bradley Chubb and cornerback Bryce Callahan. The Broncos (2-4) collected seven sacks and three takeaways for the first time since 1984 in their 16-0 win over Tennessee on Sunday,...

Elway says not trading stars, will see team through dive

Oct. 11, 2019 11:32 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — John Elway says that despite Denver's 1-4 start, none of his veteran players are on the trading block and the general manager remains committed to seeing his beloved Broncos out of their prolonged plummet. The Broncos have won just 18 of their last 50 games and haven't been to the playoffs...

Marcus Mariota vs. Von Miller: something has to give Sunday

Oct. 10, 2019 7:06 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Marcus Mariota could be Von Miller's elixir. The Broncos star linebacker is off to the slowest start of his nine-year career with just two sacks in Denver's 1-4 start under coach Vic Fangio. Tennessee's quarterback has been sacked 22 times, second-most in the NFL and by far the largest number...

Von Miller says he and Vic Fangio get along great

Oct. 10, 2019 5:40 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Von Miller sacked the notion that he and Vic Fangio have a rocky relationship. The Super Bowl 50 MVP said Thursday that while they're not exactly drinking buddies, the two men get along great and he appreciates his head coach's constructive criticism because he's just trying to make...

Juggled lineup works wonders for Broncos

Oct. 7, 2019 4:53 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Vic Fangio's first win and the Denver Broncos' 500th are finally in the books, thanks to safety Kareem Jackson's riveting return, Alexander Johnson's long-awaited arrival and Mike Purcell's starting debut. "We waited a little longer than we wanted to, but a hell of a win," general...

Raiders developing into contender in year 2 under Gruden

Oct. 7, 2019 3:04 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Maybe it took a week in England for coach Jon Gruden's vision for the type of team he wants the Oakland Raiders to become to materialize. The young players he hoped will form the foundation for the future finally started to deliver and quarterback Derek Carr ran the offense with the...