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Broncos promote Ahmad Gooden to beef up pass rush

Nov. 22, 2019 5:16 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Just three days after signing Orson Charles, the Denver Broncos waived the veteran tight end to make room for outside linebacker Ahmad Gooden. Charles, a sixth-year pro who could play fullback, was signed after Andy Janovich dislocated his right elbow in Denver's 27-23 loss at...

Miller downplays team dinner but hypes Broncos’ future

Nov. 21, 2019 5:44 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — It was just dinner, Von Miller insisted, even though his teammates called it so much more. Rather than gather the team for a players-only meeting to empty their frustrations after another fourth-quarter collapse Sunday, Miller invited the entire team out to a steakhouse when the...

Bills’ newfound offensive identity to be tested by Broncos

Nov. 21, 2019 4:46 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills center Mitch Morse expressed a brief sense of satisfaction. He didn't have to spend yet another week addressing the same old questions regarding the offense's shortcomings. For once, Morse could point to actual signs of the Josh Allen-led unit approaching its...

Food for thought: Broncos rehash recent loss over team meal

Nov. 19, 2019 6:18 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — On the plane ride home, the Denver Broncos struggled to stomach blowing a 20-point halftime lead. So, they went to dinner upon their return. The entire team. For some table talk they hoped would bear fruit. With Von Miller delivering a few words. Basically, the veteran pass-rusher...

Broncos keep squandering fourth-quarter leads

Nov. 18, 2019 5:18 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — There's one thing nobody in the NFL does better than the Denver Broncos. The Broncos’ 27-23 loss at Minnesota marked the league-leading fourth time they've squandered a fourth-quarter lead this season. “We have to learn to finish," running back Phillip Lindsay said....

On weekend of blowouts, Broncos bow out

Nov. 18, 2019 3:26 AM EST

On a day of blowouts, the Denver Broncos blew it. Wipeouts ruled the weekend, led by the Ravens' 41-7 smoking of the Texans in which Lamar Jackson completely outshined Deshaun Watson, turning the much-hyped showdown between the two double-threat QBs into a one-sided affair. Jackson has now beaten Tom Brady,...

NFL ICYMI: ‘Sell the team!’ chants at latest Skins debacle

Nov. 18, 2019 3:24 AM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — No matter how loud the chants of “Sell the team!” directed at Daniel Snyder were, no matter how sadly empty the stadium was, no matter how poorly his Washington Redskins are playing, no matter how unsuccessful his ownership has been for two decades, there’s no...

Vikings overcome 20-0 deficit at half to beat Broncos 27-23

Nov. 17, 2019 9:17 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings had barely moved the ball at all, when they gathered in a humbled locker room after an awful first half. Picking up the pace with the two-minute offense was about their only hope of a comeback. They delivered one in stunning fashion against the Denver Broncos....

Broncos defense collapses again in 27-23 loss to Vikings

Nov. 17, 2019 7:10 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The defense that has long been the backbone of the Denver Broncos was staked to a 20-0 lead at halftime in Minnesota, after two full quarters of all-phases domination of the Vikings. The offense managed only three more points. The defense lost yet another late lead, and this collapse was...

Broncos bringing back Patrick, putting Callahan on IR

Nov. 15, 2019 5:05 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos are putting cornerback Bryce Callahan on injured reserve and will bring second-year wide receiver Tim Patrick off IR to take his roster spot before their game Sunday at Minnesota. Coach Vic Fangio said Friday that Callahan will undergo surgery soon to replace a...