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NFL halfway awards: Russell Wilson AP's clear MVP favorite

Nov. 9, 2019 12:53 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Von Miller swears he has seen the future of football in Lamar Jackson , who is revolutionizing the quarterback position in the NFL's 100th season. "He's so dynamic," Miller said. "He's showing you can win in this league with a running quarterback." Miller said if he had an MVP vote, he'd give...

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...

Yellow flags, red flags, black eyes for NFL's 100th season

Nov. 5, 2019 4:19 PM EST

The NFL's 100th season has not been worth celebrating even if the history of the league is. Several teams are tanking, penalties are wrecking the flow of games, some of the biggest stars have been sidelined, the new pass interference rule appears to have been adapted only to quiet the uproar that started after...

With Allen, Broncos offense has the gambles Flacco craved

Nov. 4, 2019 3:57 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — That's exactly what Joe Flacco was begging for from his play caller: Bravado. Aggression. Risks. Trickery. Only, Brandon Allen was the direct beneficiary, not Flacco. Rich Scangarello busted out all the elements expected of him when Broncos coach Vic Fangio plucked him off Kyle...

Broncos offensive coordinator dismisses shots from Flacco

Oct. 31, 2019 6:29 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Broncos offensive coordinator Rich Scangarello dismissed Joe Flacco's criticism of his conservative play-calling as heat-of-the-moment remarks made in the wake of another gut-wrenching loss. "I just saw a quarterback that had lost a game and he was very frustrated with how it went,"...

Frustrations boiling over for Browns, Broncos

Oct. 31, 2019 6:21 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The Cleveland Browns were a trendy playoff pick with a star-stacked roster seemingly primed to end the NFL's longest postseason drought. The Denver Broncos finally had an experienced quarterback to brighten their future. The Browns (2-5) and Broncos (2-6) remain mired in the muck, however,...

Browns-Broncos Preview Capsule

Oct. 31, 2019 12:49 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (2-5) at DENVER (2-6) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Browns by 3. RECORD VS. SPREAD — Browns 2-5, Broncos 4-4 SERIES RECORD — Broncos lead 23-6 LAST MEETING — Browns beat Broncos 17-16 on Oct. 18, 2018 LAST WEEK — Browns lost to Patriots 27-13, Broncos lost...

Broncos haven't found playoff QB since Manning

Oct. 30, 2019 6:21 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — When Brandon Allen takes his first NFL snap against the Browns on Sunday he'll become the sixth QB to start for the Denver Broncos since Peyton Manning retired four years ago, demonstrating once more the degree of difficulty in replacing an iconic quarterback. That's something John...

Brissett's strengths shine through in Colts' victories

Oct. 30, 2019 4:08 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Quarterback Jacoby Brissett kept it simple last weekend. He let the Indianapolis Colts' ground game set up the short passing game, connected with open receivers and even took advantage of open running lanes he found. Then, when Brissett needed to make the big play, he did that, too....

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...