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Can Broncos' great rookie class help them end Chiefs' spell?

Nov. 29, 2021 17:57 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Vic Fangio didn't pay much attention when the Kansas City Chiefs stumbled to a 3-4 start. All he knows is they've fixed whatever was broken, haven't lost since October and “they're back to being the Chiefs again.” The same juggernaut that's won the AFC...

Surtain's pair of picks leads Broncos past Chargers 28-13

Nov. 28, 2021 20:45 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Pat Surtain II showed off not only his sticky hands but his swift feet. The rookie from Alabama picked off Justin Herbert twice, returning the second one 70 yards for a touchdown and sparking the Denver Broncos' 28-13 win over the Los Angeles Chargers on...

Staley eager to see his mentor and his star pupil in Denver

Nov. 26, 2021 16:33 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Brandon Staley gets to face his mentor and maybe even his star pupil Sunday. Staley's Los Angeles Chargers (6-4) visit Vic Fangio's Denver Broncos (5-5), who hope to get pass rusher Bradley Chubb back from a surgically repaired ankle that has sidelined him...

Thanksgiving week: A good time to look at NFL unfortunates

Nov. 26, 2021 00:07 AM EST

And the meek shall inherit the first draft pick. Or not. When the Jets visit the Texans on Sunday, there are no playoff implications — or even dreams. Both teams are 2-8, deservedly so. Yet the winner might eliminate itself...

Chargers-Broncos showdown shaping up as run-heavy matchup

Nov. 24, 2021 15:49 PM EST

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (6-4) at DENVER (5-5) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EST, CBS LINE: Chargers by 2½, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Los Angeles Chargers 5-5; Denver 5-5. SERIES RECORD: Broncos...

Teddy Bridgewater promises next time he'll tackle the guy

Nov. 16, 2021 03:01 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — For a guy who wouldn't put himself in harm's way or Darius Slay's path, Teddy Bridgewater sure didn't have any problem falling on the sword. Or was he pushed? Broncos coach Vic Fangio called out Bridgewater in a team meeting Monday for...

Bridgewater sorry for not trying on season-defining play

Nov. 15, 2021 18:28 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Teddy Bridgewater admits he shouldn't have surrendered on Darius Slay's game-changing, season-defining 83-yard touchdown return of Melvin Gordon III's fumble Sunday. The Broncos quarterback said he actually appreciated coach Vic Fangio calling...

Slay's scoop-and-score leads Eagles past Broncos 30-13

Nov. 14, 2021 22:00 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Cornerback Darius Slay seized both the loose football and the moment. Slay scooped up the loose football on the final play of he third quarter and returned it 83 yards for a touchdown, sparking the Philadelphia Eagles' 30-13 upset of the Denver Broncos on...

Broncos go for sweep of NFC East teams with Eagles up next

Nov. 11, 2021 14:19 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (3-6) at DENVER (5-4) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EST, CBS LINE: Broncos by 2½, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Philadelphia 4-5; Denver 5-4. SERIES RECORD: Eagles lead 8-5. ...

The Latest: Week 9 marquee matchup: Titans-Rams minus Miller

Nov. 07, 2021 19:52 PM EST

The latest from Week 9 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 7:52 p.m. The best matchup of Week 9 comes with the Sunday night game pitting the Tennessee Titans and the Los Angeles Rams, who are a combined 13-3. Both...