PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Denver Broncos' perfect September is gone, replaced by the reality of October.
Two weeks, two losses to playoff teams a year ago, the latest a 27-19 setback in Pittsburgh on Sunday.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Teddy Bridgewater is trending toward starting Sunday against the Steelers one week after suffering a concussion in the Denver Broncos' loss to Baltimore.
DENVER (3-1) at PITTSBURGH (1-3)
Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox
OPENING LINE: Steelers by 1 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Courtland Sutton re-established himself as Denver's go-to guy with a career day.
With Jerry Jeudy sidelined because of a high ankle sprain, Sutton turned in his best performance as a pro as the Broncos beat woeful Jacksonville 23-13 on Sunday and handed the Jaguars a 17th consecutive loss.
DENVER (AP) — A trio of Broncos returning from injuries celebrated their 2021 debuts in Denver's 17-12 win over the Los Angeles Rams' reserves in the preseason finale Saturday night.
Courtland Sutton caught an 8-yard touchdown pass, Von Miller made three tackles and Albert Okwuegbunam had a team-best three receptions.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Broncos coach Vic Fangio faced another difficult decision without a clear-cut answer after selecting his starting quarterback this week: Play Von Miller this weekend on grass or hold him out until the season opener on turf?