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Broncos now sport the NFL's richest, most diverse ownership

Aug. 10, 2022 18:59 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos now sport the wealthiest owner in the NFL and the league's most diverse ownership group. Four of the six members of the Walton-Penner ownership group which was welcomed into the NFL fraternity this week, are either women or minorities. ...

Heralded 2021 QB class looks for more success in year 2

Aug. 10, 2022 13:08 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The performance didn't come close to matching the hype for the 2021 quarterback class. With QBs going 1-2-3 for third time ever in the common draft era and five going off the board in the first round for the fourth time, expectations were high for Trevor...

Smith expected to start at QB when Seahawks open preseason

Aug. 09, 2022 21:02 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Geno Smith is expected to get the start at quarterback when the Seattle Seahawks open the preseason this weekend against Pittsburgh, coach Pete Carroll said Tuesday. Smith has been the leader in the competition with Drew Lock to be Seattle’s starting QB...

Broncos sale to Walton group unanimously OKed by NFL owners

Aug. 09, 2022 18:26 PM EDT

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The record $4.65 billion sale of the Denver Broncos to Walmart heir Rob Walton and his daughter and son-in-law was unanimously approved Tuesday by NFL owners, the expected final step in the transfer from the family of the late Pat Bowlen. The vote was...

Broncos receivers have to make up for loss of leader Patrick

Aug. 03, 2022 15:57 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — After watching Tim Patrick 's season come crashing down with a serious knee injury at training camp, Denver safety Kareem Jackson lamented, “We can't replace a guy like that.” The Broncos have no choice. Patrick tore his right ACL and...

AP source: Denver receiver Tim Patrick suffers torn ACL

Aug. 02, 2022 18:11 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have lost a top receiver to a torn ACL for a third consecutive season. Wide receiver Tim Patrick was carted off after catching a pass from Russell Wilson at the Denver Broncos' training camp practice Tuesday, and a person with knowledge of...

Formula One's Lewis Hamilton joins Broncos ownership group

Aug. 02, 2022 14:45 PM EDT

Rob Walton is adding seven-time Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton of Britain to the Denver Broncos' new ownership group. Hamilton, 37, who drives for the Mercedes team and whose 103 career victories are the most in F1 history, is the third limited partner brought aboard by...

Derek Wolfe signs 1-day deal to retire as a Denver Bronco

Jul. 29, 2022 17:50 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Derek Wolfe will happily spend his time chasing around his 3-year-old daughter instead of NFL quarterbacks. The 32-year-old defensive tackle retired Friday, saying a hip injury that required a second operation last month made it too hard to spend an 11th...

DK Metcalf says he bluffed Seahawks during contract talks

Jul. 29, 2022 17:31 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Now that the deal was signed and DK Metcalf had the security and financial reward he was seeking, Seattle’s young wide receiver could acknowledge he played some games with the Seahawks through the negotiation process. “I was going to be here, as much as I...

AP sources: Seahawks expected to sign Metcalf to extension

Jul. 28, 2022 21:57 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks are expected to sign wide receiver DK Metcalf to a three-year contract extension that will be worth up to $72 million, according to two people with knowledge of the deal. The people spoke to The Associated Press on Thursday on the...