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File-New York Jets wide receiver Breshad Perriman (19) prior to an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J.   New York Jets wide receivers Perriman and Jamison Crowder sat out practice Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020, with injuries, and they could miss the team's game at Indianapolis on Sunday.(AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File)

Jets' Perriman out vs. Broncos; Crowder, Becton questionable

Sep. 30, 2020 4:53 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets wide receiver Breshad Perriman will be sidelined a second straight game because of a sprained left ankle. The speedy receiver was ruled out, as expected, on Wednesday for the Jets' home game Thursday night against Denver. Perriman was injured during New York's loss...

Jernigan signs with Denver 2 days after being cut by Jaguars

Sep. 30, 2020 3:19 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos signed free agent defensive lineman Timmy Jernigan on Wednesday after placing five-time Pro Bowler Jurrell Casey on injured reserve along with tackle Elijah Wilkinson and linebacker Austin Calitro. The Broncos (0-3) also promoted running back LeVante Bellamy and...

Denver Broncos head coach Vic Fangio walks the sideline during the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Winless Broncos, Jets square off looking to avoid 0-4 starts

Sep. 30, 2020 2:19 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Banged up, struggling and desperate for a win. That describes both the Denver Broncos and New York Jets, who’ll square off Thursday night at MetLife Stadium with their seasons spiraling, coaches on the hot seat and rosters ravaged by injuries. Yeah, this might not...

Struggling Broncos, Jets at 0-3 with seasons spiraling

Sep. 30, 2020 2:07 PM EDT

DENVER (0-3) at NEW YORK JETS (0-3) Thursday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NFL Network OPENING LINE — Broncos by 2 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Broncos 2-1; Jets 0-3 SERIES RECORD — Broncos lead 20-16-1 LAST MEETING — Jets beat Broncos 34-16 on Oct. 7, 2018, at East Rutherford, New Jersey LAST WEEK...

New York Jets head coach Adam Gase walks on the sidelines during an NFL football game between the Indianapolis Colts and New York Jets, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, in Indianapolis. Gase is doing all he can to tune out all the negative talk and criticisms aimed directly at him. And there's lots of it. (AP Photo/Zach Bolinger)

Gase focused on delivering Jets a win, not 'wasted energy'

Sep. 29, 2020 7:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Adam Gase is doing all he can to tune out all the negative talk and criticisms aimed directly at him. And there's lots of it. With the New York Jets off to a second straight 0-3 start, the heat is on the head coach in a major way. But his priority is the task — and not all the talk...

Denver Broncos quarterback Brett Rypien is hit by Tampa Bay Buccaneers free safety Jordan Whitehead as he throws a pass during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

Brett Rypien named Broncos starting QB against New York Jets

Sep. 29, 2020 6:14 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Brett Rypien kept his head up when he went undrafted out of Boise State. He didn't get discouraged when he twice got cut by the Denver Broncos. He didn't flinch when the Broncos valued Brandon Allen over him last year to serve as a backup to Joe Flacco and then Drew Lock. Rypien's...

Chargers place Harris on IR, sidelining another starter

Sep. 29, 2020 6:05 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers placed Chris Harris Jr. on injured reserve Tuesday. The cornerback is the fifth defensive starter to end up on IR this season. Harris suffered a foot injury during last Sunday's 21-16 loss to the Carolina Panthers. He signed with the Chargers during the...

FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, file photo, Denver Broncos defensive end Jurrell Casey (99) gestures after a tipped pass against the Tennessee Titans during the second half of an NFL football game in Denver. The 10th-year veteran and five-time Pro Bowler tore a biceps tendon in Denver's 28-10 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

Battered Broncos piling up injuries with all those losses

Sep. 29, 2020 4:13 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Elway bounded with optimism over his 53-man roster just three weeks ago, declaring he was “excited about the football team we have.” And why not? Veteran pass rusher Von Miller appeared primed for a big bounce-back season, Courtland Sutton was the gem of a deep...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Shaquil Barrett (58) smiles while running off the field after defeating the Denver Broncos in an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept.. 27, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/Justin Edmonds)

Buccaneers defense doing its part to help Brady's transition

Sep. 29, 2020 4:05 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A stingy defense that’s getting better by the outing is doing its part to help Tom Brady transform the Tampa Bay Buccaneers into winners. The six-time Super Bowl champion had his best game since joining his new team, throwing for 297 yards, three touchdowns and no interceptions in...

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) moves out of the pocket under pressure from Denver Broncos defensive end Jurrell Casey (99) and linebacker Jeremiah Attaochu (97) during the second half of an NFL football game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Broncos lose another star with Jurrell Casey out for year

Sep. 28, 2020 3:12 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Another day, another season-ending injury for the snake-bit Denver Broncos. This time, it’s five-time Pro Bowl defensive lineman Jurrell Casey, who tore a biceps tendon against Tampa Bay in just his third game since the Broncos acquired him from the Titans in the offseason....