The more things change for Tom Brady … The more things stay the same for Brady …
On Saturday, it became official during the NFL Honors program. Manning is joined by former Broncos safety John Lynch, defensive back Charles Woodson, wide receiver Calvin Johnson and offensive lineman Alan Faneca as modern-era inductees.
Game over -- the Raiders completed the season sweep. And season over — the Broncos finished 5-11, last in the AFC West for the second time in four years.
Imagine the conversations Tuesday inside the Los Angeles Chargers’ facility has they finalized a plan for Sunday’s game against the Broncos.
In last week’s win over Carolina, Broncos quarterback Drew Lock was 4-of-4 passing for 140 yards and two touchdowns on downfield attempts.
Saturday’s 48-19 loss to the Buffalo Bills was Broncos coach Vic Fangio’s 334th game (regular season and playoffs) as a defensive play-caller.
The Bills are elite and will be a tough out in the playoffs because of quarterback Josh Allen and receivers Stefon Diggs and Cole Beasley. The Broncos aren’t elite — not even close.
Fangio should hope to see more and more of what Lock did, too. Playing with more restraint and taking the short passes instead of the high-risk downfield gambles, Lock was 21-of-27 passing for 280 yards and set career highs for touchdowns (four) and passer rating (149.5).
McCaffrey, the Carolina Panthers running back who grew up in Castle Rock, did not practice Thursday because of shoulder and quad injuries.
Former Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders returns to Mile High on Sunday as a member of the New Orleans Saints, 13 months after he was traded to San Francisco. The Broncos flipped Sanders and a 2020 fifth-round pick for third- and fourth-round selections. The Broncos drafted defensive lineman McTelvin Agim with the third-rounder and traded the […]