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Miller vows to keep timing snaps despite 3 flags last week

Dec. 12, 2018 6:39 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Cleveland interim coach Gregg Williams warned his offensive linemen this week that Von Miller anticipates the snap as well as any pass rusher in the NFL. "Oh yeah, you see that a lot, man. That's what he gets guys (on). He uses that to his advantage because a lot of guys panic as...

Broncos QB Case Keenum agrees to take more chances

Dec. 11, 2018 6:05 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Case Keenum agrees he's gone from being too careless with the football to being too cautious. Denver's quarterback said Tuesday he concurs with head coach Vance Joseph that he needs to take more downfield chances if the Broncos (6-7) are to have any chance of reaching the playoffs....

Patriots, 49ers have brain lock in Week 14

Dec. 11, 2018 3:19 AM EST

The San Francisco 49ers aren't accustomed to lining up in victory formation. So, it should come as little surprise that third string quarterback Nick Mullens took a knee too quickly on fourth down, giving the ball back to the Broncos with 5 seconds left. Trailing 20-14, Denver had one last, long shot at a 61-yard...

Broncos coach wants QB Case Keenum to take more chances

Dec. 10, 2018 5:50 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Case Keenum hasn't thrown an interception since October, which isn't winning him any brownie points at Broncos headquarters this week. Coach Vance Joseph on Monday criticized his quarterback for being too cautious in Denver's damaging 20-14 loss at San Francisco . "Case has played...

Undermanned, overmatched Broncos fall behind, lose to 49ers

Dec. 9, 2018 9:18 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The Broncos looked beleaguered, beat up and undermanned against the lowly San Francisco 49ers. Overmatched, too? You bet. Short-handed they were, and it sure showed. Yet on this day, George Kittle might have been too much even if Denver had been at full strength. Case Keenum got...

George Kittle's 85-yard touchdown reception helps lift 49ers

Dec. 9, 2018 8:46 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Shanahan pulled aside his star tight end and apologized to George Kittle for not getting him more opportunities in the second half to set an NFL record. The coach even said sorry a second time. Quarterback Nick Mullens placed the blame on himself after Kittle fell 4 yards...

2 newcomers set to play for Denver on Sunday

Dec. 7, 2018 3:25 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos didn't bring cornerback Jamar Taylor and wide receiver Andre Holmes on board this week just to fill in at practice. "They're both dressing" Sunday at San Francisco, coach Vance Joseph said. "You're going to see Andre out there playing (special) teams and playing...

Broncos' reliance on rookies only increases with injuries

Dec. 6, 2018 6:38 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Elway's plan has worked brilliantly. After watching his 2017 rookie class crater in crunch time, the Broncos general manager placed high value on experience and maturity this spring. Those criteria produced a cast packed with players who had spent four years in college and who...

Bengals-Chargers Preview Capsule

Dec. 6, 2018 1:49 PM EST

CINCINNATI (5-7) at LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (9-3) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE - Chargers by 14 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Bengals 5-7, Chargers 7-5 SERIES RECORD - Chargers lead 20-15 LAST MEETING - Bengals beat Chargers, 20-15, Sept. 20, 2015 LAST WEEK - Bengals lost to Broncos 24-10; Chargers beat Steelers...

Shanahan glad to be with 49ers instead of dad's old team

Dec. 6, 2018 1:36 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — When Kyle Shanahan was up for a head coaching job in the NFL two offseasons ago, he had one of his interviews in a very familiar place. Shanahan met with Denver general manager John Elway for about four hours to interview for a job his dad, Mike, held for 14 seasons, helping...