Elway says not trading stars, will see team through dive
DENVER (AP) — John Elway says that despite Denver's 1-4 start, none of his veteran players are on the trading block and the general manager remains committed to seeing his beloved Broncos out of...
Ravens QB Jackson seeks another win against woeful Bengals
BALTIMORE (AP) — Lamar Jackson doesn't recall many of the details of his first NFL start for the Baltimore Ravens, except perhaps for the most important facet of that impressive performance...
Blown assignments now routine for once-elite Jaguars defense
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville's defense is no longer elite, with or without star cornerback Jalen Ramsey.
The Jaguars (2-3) have too many holes and too much inexperience on that...
Ravens-Steelers Preview Capsule
BALTIMORE (2-2) at PITTSBURGH (1-3)
New faces, same heat? New-look Steelers, Ravens set to clash
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger’s right arm is in a cast while he recovers from right elbow surgery.
Joe Flacco is trying to keep the Denver Broncos afloat.
Younger QBs stepping into starting roles
Look out, Tom Brady and the rest of the old heads. The young guns are moving in.
Every NFL game in Week 4 featured at least one starting quarterback age 26 or younger. There has already been...
Jaguars find ground game, but still looking for consistency
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars want to be a physical, smash-mouth team that has enough versatility to play other styles when needed.
No. 9 Florida plays Towson in search of 9th straight win
Towson (3-1) at No. 9 Florida (4-0), Saturday at 4 p.m. EDT (SEC Network).
Broncos look to bounce back from 0-2 start in Green Bay
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Emmanuel Sanders didn't realize he tied a career high with 11 catches against Chicago.
Broncos come up short in debut for Flacco, Fangio
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Most of the focus on Denver heading into the season opener was on how coach Vic Fangio and quarterback Joe Flacco would fare in their Broncos debut.
Broncos-Raiders features franchises all-in on new trend
DENVER (AP) — Jon Gruden can't be sure what Oakland's offense will look like in 2019, and not just because he jettisoned Antonio Brown . His quarterback, Derek Carr, threw just two passes in the...
Broncos welcome 7 new players to the team
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — If nothing else, the Denver Broncos should be fresh for their season opener Monday night at Oakland.
Not only did the players get a dozen days off between the start...
Broncos claim Allen off waivers from Rams
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos were awarded four players off waivers Sunday, including quarterback Brandon Allen from the Los Angeles Rams, who will serve as Joe Flacco's backup with...
Broncos looking for a backup QB again
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Elway finds himself looking for a quarterback again after jettisoning Kevin Hogan and Brett Rypien amid plans to place second-round draft pick Drew Lock on injured...
Broncos Preview Capsule
DENVER BRONCOS (6-10)
New faces: HC Vic Fangio, OC Rich Scangarello, QB Joe Flacco, TE Noah Fant, LG Dalton Risner, RT Ja'Wuan James, SS Kareem Jackson, RCB Bryce Callahan, DE Dre'Mont...
NFL 2019: Flacco moves out West for his comeback
DENVER (AP) — Joe Flacco left behind his doubters and his old team for a second chapter in Denver, just as Peyton Manning did seven years ago.
Broncos bogged down by poor special teams play
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Broncos coach Vic Fangio is absolving left tackle Garett Bolles of his latest infraction, a holding penalty that wiped out a 45-yard catch by Emmanuel Sanders against the...
AP Source: Broncos rookie QB Lock to miss rest of preseason
DENVER (AP) — Drew Lock's preseason is over, though the good news is that he won't require surgery on his sprained right thumb.
The Denver Broncos rookie quarterback will sit out the final...
Garappolo shaky in 49ers’ 24-15 win over Broncos
DENVER (AP) — Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders and 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo each made a triumphant return to action Monday night when the San Francisco 49ers' backups engineered a 24-15...
Looking for starters at Hall of Fame Game? Try the O-lines
CANTON, Ohio (AP) — It's the first preseason NFL game, which means most starters get to visit the Pro Football Hall of Fame, then watch the youngsters go at it.
3 QBs to make Denver debut in Hall of Fame Game
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — None of the Broncos' four quarterbacks have ever taken a snap for them in a game. Three of them will make their Denver debut Thursday night against the Atlanta Falcons in...
Fangio will hold QB Joe Flacco out of Hall of Fame Game
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Joe Flacco will have to wait another week to make his Denver debut.
Broncos coach Vic Fangio said he'll start last year's backup, Kevin Hogan, against Atlanta in the...
Broncos sign free agent receiver Nick Williams
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos put free agent receiver Nick Williams right to work Friday, having the sixth-year pro work with the starting offense shortly after signing his...
Broncos Training Camp Capsule
DENVER BRONCOS (6-10)
OPENED CAMP: July 17, Englewood, Colorado
LAST YEAR: Denver posted back-to-back losing seasons for first time since 1971-72, costing head coach Vance Joseph and...
Broncos lack experience behind QB Joe Flacco
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — If Joe Flacco stays healthy, it won't matter that rookie quarterbacks Drew Lock and Brett Rypien are greenhorns and incumbent backup Kevin Hogan has gotten off to a rocky...
6 Broncos offensive players coming back from injuries
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos' revamped offense features a half-dozen key players coming back from injuries that ended their 2018 seasons prematurely.
Broncos’ Joe Flacco shows he still has the arm strength
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Joe Flacco still has it.
The 34-year-old quarterback showed off his strong right arm Tuesday as the Denver Broncos kicked off their three-day minicamp , throwing...
Broncos rookie Lock doesn’t begrudge Flacco for his comments
DENVER (AP) — Drew Lock doesn't begrudge Joe Flacco for saying that winning games — not mentoring the rookie quarterback — is his top priority.
Broncos’ Flacco: It’s not my job to groom Lock
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Joe Flacco says his job description doesn't include grooming his successor, so he suggests rookie Drew Lock sit back and watch him work and ask plenty of questions — of...
Elway bolsters his offense for a change, including QB
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — After entering the offseason scrambling again at quarterback, John Elway emerged from draft weekend set for the present and maybe the future at a position that's been his...
Correction: NFL Draft-The Latest story
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — In a story April 25 about the latest from the NFL draft, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Christian Wilkins was suspended from Clemson's bowl game after...
Denver moves down, selects Iowa tight end Noah Fant
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Elway gave Joe Flacco just what he wanted, a threat to stretch the field, not take his job.
The Denver Broncos general manager selected Iowa tight end Noah Fant...
Expect Elway to draft defensive stud again in first round
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — So many mock drafts continue to portray John Elway as having fallen for Missouri's Drew Lock even though the Denver Broncos boss hasn't spent nearly as much time scouting...
Broncos Draft Preview Capsule
10. DENVER (6-10)
LAST SEASON: John Elway brushed aside two consecutive dreadful drafts (which netted first-rounders Paxton Lynch and Garett Bolles) and hit mother lode with Bradley Chubb,...
Fangio, Flacco make their on-field debuts with Broncos
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Vic Fangio looked comfortable in his baggy sweats, and Joe Flacco looked right at home in his spiffy blue and orange No. 5 jersey when the Denver Broncos held their first...
Agent Joe Linta representing QB son as draft approaches
It didn't take long for TJ Linta to select an agent for a potential pro football career.
"After an exhausting search, I finally settled on JLSPORTS," he says with a laugh.
Griffin gets 2-year deal to return as Ravens backup QB
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Robert Griffin III has agreed to terms on a two-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens, who were looking for a quarterback with his skills to play behind Lamar...
Kevin Hogan agrees to 1-year deal with Broncos
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos are bringing back quarterback Kevin Hogan on a one-year deal.
Hogan was claimed by Denver off waivers from Washington last September and spent the...
Elway insists Flacco is still in his prime at age 34
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Elway insists Joe Flacco is at the top of his game at age 34 even though the former Baltimore Ravens quarterback hasn't thrown a pass in the playoffs since...
Free Agency-Broncos Capsule
DENVER BRONCOS (6-10)
UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: RT Jared Veldheer, DT Domata Peko, CB Tramaine Brocks, OLB Shaquil Barrett, C Matt Paradis, OLB Shane Ray, G Billy Turner, CB Bradley Roby, WR...
AP source: Broncos trading Keenum to Redskins
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Case Keenum is on the move again. The Denver Broncos have agreed to trade the veteran quarterback to the Washington Redskins, a person with knowledge of the deal told The...
The Latest: Elway wants Keenum to stay in Denver
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on Wednesday at the NFL scouting combine (all times local):
John Elway says he wants Case Keenum to stay in Denver this season, but he's given...
Case Keenum surprised Broncos trading for Flacco
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — A lot of fans were stunned by Denver Broncos general manager John Elway's decision to replace quarterback Case Keenum with Joe Flacco.
Broncos turn over coach/quarterback duo again
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — In just about every season he's been in charge of football operations in Denver, John Elway has had to address major concerns at one or both of the two most consequential positions in the NFL: head coach and quarterback.
This offseason, he made changes at both spots, hiring Vic Fangio and acquiring Joe Flacco in a trade that will become official next month when the league's new year begins.
AP Source: Broncos to acquire Joe Flacco from Ravens
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Joe Flacco has gone from Denver Broncos tormentor to savior.
The Baltimore Ravens have agreed to trade the veteran quarterback to the Broncos in exchange for a fourth-round pick in this year's NFL draft, a person with knowledge of the agreement told The Associated Press.
Ravens lose Lamar Jackson’s playoff debut, 23-17 to Chargers
BALTIMORE (AP) — Lamar Jackson's passer rating was bottoming out at 0.0, he'd endured a first half with a combined total of fumbles and interceptions (three) that was higher than his number of completions (two), and his playoff debut was shaping up as, in a word, a disaster.
Chargers-Ravens in wild card is rematch of late-season game
BALTIMORE (AP) — It's been six years since the Ravens hosted a playoff game, so forgive Pro Bowl guard Marshal Yanda for forgetting protocol regarding the distribution of tickets.
"Somebody was asking me if we got tickets during the playoff games, and I couldn't really remember," he said this week. "I was like, 'Uh, it's been a little while.'"
Ravens thrive behind contribution of Jackson, rookie class
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Lamar Jackson has gotten most of the headlines, yet the former Louisville quarterback is merely one of several rookies whose contributions have helped the Baltimore Ravens move within striking distance of the AFC North title.
Ravens have been here before: Win, and they’re in playoffs
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — After missing the postseason for three straight years, the Baltimore Ravens probably wouldn't complain at all about squeezing into this year's playoffs as a wild card.
Entering as AFC North champions is so much better — a scenario that stands as a distinct possibility entering the final weekend of the regular season.
Ravens use running game, defense and ball control to win
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Using staples from their past — a relentless ground game and a stifling defense — the Baltimore Ravens have put together a hot streak that has them in the middle of the AFC playoff race.