Latest Vic Fangio News

Denver Broncos' head coach search starts out in the Midwest

Jan. 14, 2022 17:08 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos began their search for Vic Fangio's replacement in the Midwest, meeting with Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Aaron Glenn ahead of their trip to Green Bay. Broncos general manager George Paton and a team of executives were meeting...

Court victory clears path for sale of Denver Broncos

Jan. 11, 2022 20:33 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have cleared their final legal hurdle to begin the process of transferring ownership of the team, likely through a sale of the franchise valued at nearly $4 billion. Denver County District Court Judge Shelley I. Gilman ruled Tuesday that a...

Eagles defensive coordinator Jonathan Gannon focused on Bucs

Jan. 11, 2022 17:17 PM EST

Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinator Jonathan Gannon is more focused on Tom Brady and the Buccaneers than interviewing for head coaching openings. Gannon would only confirm the Denver Broncos requested an interview with him. “My sole focus is on Tampa Bay,”...

Broncos GM Paton begins search for Fangio's replacement

Jan. 10, 2022 19:06 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Before George Paton begins his quest to find the right quarterback for the Denver Broncos, he has to find the correct coach. “I know how important that position is. It’s the most important position in sports," the general manager said. "But we’re...

From north to east, NFL firings begin on day after finales

Jan. 10, 2022 17:10 PM EST

From the NFC North to the AFC East, the firings began almost immediately after the NFL's first 17-game season concluded. The Vikings fired coach Mike Zimmer and general manager Rick Spielman on Monday following an 8-9 season. Division rival Chicago parted with coach Matt Nagy and GM...

Denver Broncos fire coach Vic Fangio after 3 losing seasons

Jan. 09, 2022 17:42 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Broncos are looking for a new head coach to lead them out of a six-year playoff drought and a half decade of losing seasons that marks the most protracted plunge by a Super Bowl champion in NFL history. The Broncos fired Vic Fangio after he went 19-30 over...

AP source: The Denver Broncos have fired coach Vic Fangio after three straight losing seasons

Jan. 09, 2022 10:31 AM EST
DENVER (AP) — AP source: The Denver Broncos have fired coach Vic Fangio after three straight losing seasons.

Fangio's future in Denver in limbo after another losing year

Jan. 08, 2022 22:31 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Down a touchdown late in a meaningless game — for Denver, anyway — coach Vic Fangio decided to send out the field goal unit on fourth-and-long from the 13. The crowd voiced its displeasure, at least the fans who showed up. There were nearly 15,000 no-shows...

Bolton's fumble return sparks Chiefs' 28-24 win over Broncos

Jan. 08, 2022 21:20 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nearly stumbling heading into the playoffs, Nick Bolton and the Kansas City Chiefs gathered themselves just in time to thunder into the postseason with an AFC-best 12 wins. They'll learn Sunday if that's enough to get them a first-round bye. “We're...

Bridgewater wants to play in '22 with future uncertain again

Jan. 06, 2022 18:42 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Teddy Bridgewater wants to return for a ninth NFL season in 2022 whether that's in Denver or elsewhere. Bridgewater indicated Thursday that retirement hasn't crossed his mind as he's dealt with the aftereffects of his second concussion of the season, which...