ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The task ahead for Caden Sterns: take over for a Denver Broncos safety who has started 66 straight games and serves as their undisputed leader.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Justin Simmons' 66-game starting streak will end this weekend after the Denver Broncos' captain and star safety sustained a thigh injury in the season opener at Seattle.
Coach Nathaniel Hackett revealed the injury Wednesday, when Simmons was placed on injured reserve, sidelining him at least a month.
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New faces: Ownership group led by Walmart heir Rob Walton, his daughter, Carrie Walton Penner, her husband, Greg Penner; HC Nathaniel Hackett, QB Russell Wilson, OLB Randy Gregory, ILB Joe Schobert, OL Billy Turner, DL D.J.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Hurry! Hurry!
Russell Wilson is reprising Peyton Manning's signature demand in Denver.
“We've got a championship-caliber football team,” the Broncos' new quarterback declared Wednesday after what he termed a “ great first day ” at training camp with his new teammates, coaches and playbook.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Justin Simmons reported to the Denver Broncos' training camp on Tuesday flashing his usual big smile and sunny disposition just like he has each of the last six summers.
Only this time it didn't feel like that optimism will disappear in short order like it has every season since 2016, with middling quarterback play exacerbated by draft busts and free agent flops.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — There isn't a team in the league that would want to face Denver's suffocating defense in the playoffs. Thanks to the Broncos' abominable offense, nobody's worrying about having to go up against Justin Simmons, Patrick Surtain II and Bradley Chubb in the postseason.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos are paying for their prolonged playoff drought.
They're not on “Monday Night Football” this year for the first time since 1991 and they don't have a Pro Bowler for the first time since 1980.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Broncos rookie cornerback Pat Surtain II has more pressing matters to tend to than celebrating the AFC Defensive Player of the Week award he won Wednesday.
While acknowledging “it's a pretty good accomplishment for me and this team,” Surtain clearly had taken to heart safety Justin Simmons' admonition to put aside the team's big win over the Chargers last weekend and go all-in so they might come out of Arrowhead Stadium with a rare win Sunday night.
DENVER (AP) — From a blocked field goal to giving up a momentum-changing fumble return for a score, it all felt so difficult for the Denver Broncos.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Broncos got a taste of life without Von Miller when the star linebacker was held out of Denver's scratch-and-claw 17-10 win over Washington.
DENVER (AP) — Right when Denver's defense thought the game was over and its job was finished, back on the field it went.
Two game-saving stops in the closing seconds.
Justin Simmons and Denver held after a fumble gave Washington the ball back, and the Broncos blocked two field goals on their way to a 17-10 win Sunday that stopped a four-game slide.
DENVER (AP) — Justin Simmons' favorite part of facing a rookie quarterback? That's easy.
“I guess the confusion, especially with Vic's defense,” the Broncos' star safety said of the dizzying schemes cooked up by Denver coach Vic Fangio.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos insist there's been no separation one week into the quarterback clash between Teddy Bridgewater and Drew Lock.
The big money that accompanies franchise tags for the 2021 season is going to receivers, safeties and linemen...
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — A breakout 2019 season garnered Justin Simmons his first All-Pro nod and the Denver Broncos’ franchise tag...