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Broncos believe Wes Welker is playing this week despite suspension

The Denver Broncos believe Wes Welker is playing this Sunday even though the NFL announced today that he’s been suspended for four games after testing positive for amphetamines,  according to Mike Klis of the Denver Post. Broncos believe Wes Welker is playing Sunday vs. Colts. Suspensions never announced this late in week. Game plan in place. — Mike Klis (@MikeKlis) September...
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Wes Welker suspended for PED use

Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker has been suspended for the first four games of the 2014 NFL season. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the suspension comes as a result of a failed test for amphetamines. Filed to ESPN: Broncos WR Wes Welker has been suspended four games for use of amphetamines, per sources. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 2, 2014 Welker, who...
Via The Sports Daily
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Report: Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker suspended for violating NFL’s PED policy

Denver Broncos kicker Matt Prater will miss the first four games of 2014 after being suspended last week, and now he’ll have a teammate to join him. Filed to ESPN: Broncos WR Wes Welker has been suspended four games for use of amphetamines, per sources. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 2, 2014 Per sources, Wes Welker has been suspended for four games for violating the...
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Wes Welker suspended four games for amphetamines

Wes Welker has been suspended four games for using amphetamines, according to a report. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported the news on Tuesday about the Denver receiver, who is entering his second season with the Broncos. Welker has been dealing with a concussion suffered in the preseason, but he had been cleared to return to practice […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Denver Broncos hold steady in Week 1 Power Rankings, remain top-3

It’s here. The 2014 NFL season has finally arrived. After a seven-month hiatus, pro football is back! Heading into the new campaign, the league is filled with contenders and pretenders, teams that have a shot of winning a title and franchises that are only fooling themselves if they believe there’s a chance. The offseason, training camp and preseason went a long way toward showing...
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Manning, Gase will not be punished for April Alabama visit

The Denver Broncos, quarterback Peyton Manning and offensive coordinator Adam Gase will not be fined or punished for an April visit to the University of Alabama, reports ESPN’s Jeff Legwold. The Broncos were informed that they would not be punished early in training camp. Manning and Gase had gone to Tuscaloosa in early April and met with Alabama coach Nick Saban.  But the...
Via Sports-Glory
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Former NFL quarterback Warren Moon says Emmanuel Sanders, new emphasis on rules gives Broncos shot at a Super Bowl title

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning had a rude awakening in the Super Bowl with the ultra physical Seattle Seahawks jamming and rerouting receivers to the point of total disruption of their offense. According to former NFL quarterback Warren Moon, there are two elements that could help the Broncos get over the hump. “Emmanuel Sanders gives them the speed element that...
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Kevin Vickerson should be a Denver Bronco

Kevin Vickerson should be a Denver Bronco. But he’s not. Vickerson, a 71-game veteran of the NFL who looked healthy throughout the preseason, was a victim of the final roster cuts over the weekend. With all due respect to Marvin Austin, a free agent who certainly played well in a Broncos uniform, and Mitch Unrein, a local favorite who brings versatility to the defensive live...
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Denver Broncos vs. Indianapolis Colts: Game preview

Where: Sports Authority Field at Mile High When: Sunday, September 7, 2014 @ 8:30 P.M. Eastern Time (NBC Sunday Night Football) This time of year I am compelled to reminisce by what I can only describe as a smell in the air that the end of summer brings. Maybe it is only a feeling that brings back the vivid memories of the two-a-day football practices of my youth. It happens every...
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Wes Welker back at practice

Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker, who suffered a concussion on Aug. 23, ran routes and caught passes wearing a helmet during Monday’s practice. “Obviously, as I said all last week, he’s a guy that we’ll be cautious with, and our main concern is his safety,” head coach John Fox said. Welker incurred the concussion on a shoulder-to-helmet hit from Houston safety...
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Marvin Austin proving to be valuable veteran pickup for Broncos

Denver Broncos defensive tackle Marvin Austin has always been highly regarded talent wise but injuries and inconsistent play had him bouncing around the NFL, however, he may have found a home in the Mile High City. "Well, he's healthy and I think that's the key thing," general manager John Elway said, via the Associated Press. "He had the back surgery this...
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Report: Chargers Showing Interest In Former Broncos DL Kevin Vickerson

  Michael Gehlken of the Union-Tribune San Diego reports that the Chargers are showing some interest in former Broncos DL Kevin Vickerson. As of now, San Diego has six defensive linemen on their roster, which includes two rookies, so adding Vickerson would give them some proven depth upfront. Vickerson, 31, was one of the more notable cuts from the Broncos as they trimmed their...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Broncos announce their practice squad

The Denever Broncos already announced their practice squad that has some pretty amazing players. LB Shaquil Barrett RB Kapri Bibbs S John Boyett QB Zac Dysert WR Bennie Fowler G Vinston Painter WR Nathan Palmer C Matt Paradis TE Gerell Robinson The post Broncos announce their practice squad appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Broncos waive QB Zac Dysert

The Denver Broncos will start the season with just two quarterbacks on their roster. Peyton Manning will again be backed up by Brock Osweiler. On Saturday the Broncos waived Zac Dysert. Dysert, 24, made the Broncos roster as the third string quarterback last year in part because the Broncos were concerned about losing him if they attempted to send him to the practice squad. A former...
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Two Broncos players hospitalized overnight in Dallas

Denver Broncos running back Ronnie Hillman and cornerback Kayvon Webster did not travel with their team back to Denver from Dallas following their preseason finale on Thursday evening.  Both players were hospitalized overnight after coming up with uknown illnesses. Neither played in Denver’s 27-3 win over Dallas (via the Denver Post). Hillman, a third-year running back from San...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss
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