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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...

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...

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....

Denver Broncos quarterback Jeff Driskel scrambles under pressure from Tampa Bay Buccaneers nose tackle Vita Vea, left, and defensive end Ndamukong Suh, right, during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Driskel benched, Broncos fall to 0-3 after loss to Bucs

Sep. 27, 2020 9:59 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Jeff Driskel benched. Early punt blocked. Defense Tom Brady-ied. That pretty much wraps up how the day went for the struggling Denver Broncos, who fell 28-10 to Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday. For the second straight season, the Broncos start 0-3. For the second straight...

Denver Broncos quarterback Jeff Driskel (9) throws a touchdown pass to running back Melvin Gordon (25) during the second half of an NFL football game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Injured Broncos QB Lock still active, can watch practice

Sep. 23, 2020 6:44 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Drew Lock watched his replacement Jeff Driskel at the Denver Broncos’ practice Wednesday, taking the so-called “mental reps” he wasn’t allowed to get last time he was sidelined. Lock missed three months as a rookie in 2019 after spraining his right thumb...

Denver Broncos quarterback Drew Lock (3) stands on the sideline after being injured during the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Drew Lock sidelined again, vows not to change his risky ways

Sep. 21, 2020 4:49 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — If only Drew Lock’s body was as hard as his head. For the second straight season, the Denver Broncos’ young quarterback will miss significant time time after getting injured while scrambling in vain to avoid a sack. The mobile QB from Missouri is vowing once again not...

Denver Broncos wide receiver Courtland Sutton stretches before taking part in drills during an NFL football practice Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020, in Englewood, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Denver Broncos lose receiver Courtland Sutton for season

Sep. 21, 2020 3:57 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Quarterback Drew Lock could be out until midseason with a severely bruised throwing shoulder and whenever he does return he’ll be without his top target for the rest of the season. Coach Vic Fangio confirmed Monday that Pro Bowl wide receiver Courtland Sutton tore his left...

Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Bud Dupree (48) forces a fumble by Denver Broncos quarterback Drew Lock (3) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Pittsburgh. The Steelers recovered the fumble and Lock was injured on the play. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

Here we go again? Lock, Broncos in a familiar spot

Sep. 20, 2020 6:46 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Drew Lock is getting a sense of deja vu. So are the Denver Broncos. And not in a good way. The second-year quarterback's status is uncertain after his right shoulder was driven into the ground in the first quarter of a 26-21 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. Lock was scrambling...

Denver Broncos wide receiver Jerry Jeudy (10) runs the ball as Tennessee Titans linebacker Harold Landry (58) pursues during the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

Jeudy's two drops stick out as 1st-round receivers stumble

Sep. 16, 2020 8:05 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — First-round draft pick Jerry Jeudy is a man of few words and even fewer miscues. After dropping a pair of passes in his NFL debut, the normally sure-handed receiver from Alabama tweeted, “Failure is growth.” Jeudy, the 15th overall selection in the NFL draft, took his...