BRONCOS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BRONCOS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NFL: Broncos look primed for another big run http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58309617-77/broncos-manning-ball-run.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58309617-77/broncos-manning-ball-run.html.csp">NFL: Broncos look primed for another big run</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T16:46:03.176-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 04:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • The Denver Broncos look like they’re ready to start the season. They had an impressive preseason debut against the Seattle Seahawks, the team that throttled them in the Super Bowl, and they christened San Francisco’s new stadium with a 34-0 shutout of the 49ers Sunday. Denver’s starting offense is in midseason form with three scores in four possessions with Peyton Manning completing 22 of 27 passes for 182 yards and a touchdown. And they haven’t even shown the offense they’ll ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583096172014-08-19T16:46:03.176-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-19T16:46:03.176-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309617@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:46:03 MDT 49ers blanked in new stadium http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58307453-77/francisco-san-denver-stadium.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58307453-77/francisco-san-denver-stadium.html.csp">49ers blanked in new stadium</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JANIE McCAULEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T22:37:15.127-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 10:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santa Clara, Calif. • The San Francisco 49ers turned their hyped Levi’s Stadium debut into a real dud. So bad, in fact, tens of thousands of fans left the snazzy new Silicon Valley digs midway through the third quarter. Colin Kaepernick was thoroughly outshined by 38-year-old Peyton Manning in Denver’s 34-0 rout Sunday, with the San Francisco quarterback going 5 for 9 for 39 yards in his two series. The 49ers turned the ball over four times and gave up big plays on defense. “We’re off. It’s that...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583074532014-08-17T22:37:15.127-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-17T22:37:15.127-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58307453@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 22:37:15 MDT 49ers ready to prove legacy on new turf http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304145-77/francisco-san-stadium-preseason.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304145-77/francisco-san-stadium-preseason.html.csp">49ers ready to prove legacy on new turf</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JANIE McCAULEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:01:42.439-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santa Clara, Calif. • Colin Kaepernick understands the legacy left by Hall of Famers Joe Montana, Jerry Rice, Steve Young and so many others during a historic four-decade run at Candlestick Park. As the San Francisco 49ers prepare for their first preseason game at new Levi’s Stadium, Kaepernick is determined to start something special in the team’s flashy new digs next-door to the practice fields where the quarterback spends most of his waking hours. And his Niners will get a nice test Sunday ag...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583041452014-08-16T23:01:42.439-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-16T23:01:42.439-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58304145@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:01:42 MDT Finding Holiday’s replacement a task http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304199-77/punt-broncos-receiver-return.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304199-77/punt-broncos-receiver-return.html.csp">Finding Holiday’s replacement a task</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:01:42.252-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • For the past two years, one of the biggest questions facing the Denver Broncos was whether Trindon Holliday was going to return a kick to the end zone or turn it over. The Broncos got tired of watching him fumble and so in the offseason they parted ways with the fleet-footed return man who was equal parts electric and enigmatic with six TD returns and nine fumbles during his time in Denver. While a hamstring injury has sidelined Holliday with his new team, the New York Giants,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583041992014-08-16T23:01:42.252-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-16T23:01:42.252-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58304199@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:01:42 MDT NFL notes: Top tackler Danny Trevathan injures knee in Broncos’ practice http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58289880-77/trevathan-broncos-season-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58289880-77/trevathan-broncos-season-team.html.csp">NFL notes: Top tackler Danny Trevathan injures knee in Broncos’ practice</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T23:13:02.132-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 11:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver Broncos leading tackler Danny Trevathan is out six to eight weeks after fracturing his left knee during a particularly intense padded practice Tuesday. The Broncos said their weakside linebacker has what’s called a medial tibial impaction fracture but, fortunately, no torn ligaments. Trevathan, who didn’t put any weight on his left leg after being carted off the field during team drills, is expected to return to the Broncos right around their bye week in late September, meaning he’d only ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582898802014-08-12T23:13:02.132-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T23:13:02.132-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58289880@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:13:02 MDT NFL: Denver quarterback Peyton Manning taking a smell-the-roses approach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58289930-77/manning-camp-denver-eli.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58289930-77/manning-camp-denver-eli.html.csp">NFL: Denver quarterback Peyton Manning taking a smell-the-roses approach</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T23:12:56.72-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • Peyton Manning seems to be having a lot more fun this summer. He’s still grinding through training camp like always but he’s also showing a loosey-goosey side that he rarely flashed in Indy or in his first two seasons in Denver. One morning, he’s doing a dorky dance to “Rocky Top” during stretch time at Broncos headquarters — dancing like nobody’s watching even though he knows everybody is. Another day he’s taking snaps from Brandon Stokley’s 10-year-old boy on the side during...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582899302014-08-12T23:12:56.72-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T23:12:56.72-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58289930@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:12:56 MDT NFL • Broncos edge Seahawks in subpar preseason opener http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58273381-77/denver-nfl-preseason-mcnair.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58273381-77/denver-nfl-preseason-mcnair.html.csp">NFL • Broncos edge Seahawks in subpar preseason opener</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T23:40:50.86-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 11:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • The Super Bowl teams slogged through a preseason opener delayed by lightning and a flurry of flags Thursday night before linebacker Steven Jackson’s end zone interception of Terrelle Pryor’s pass sealed the Denver Broncos’ 21-16 win over the Seattle Seahawks. In between a 46-minute delay, both starting offenses put together long touchdown drives that ate up more than 9 minutes and were kept alive by a wave of yellow flags. Altogether, there were 25 accepted penalties, 13 on Seattle and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582733812014-08-07T23:40:50.86-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-07T23:40:50.86-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58273381@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 23:40:50 MDT NFL: Marvin Austin finally healthy in Year 4 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264830-77/austin-broncos-playing-able.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264830-77/austin-broncos-playing-able.html.csp">NFL: Marvin Austin finally healthy in Year 4</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T22:10:30.535-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • Marvin Austin was an afterthought in the Denver Broncos’ $110 million defensive makeover this offseason. Long after fellow free agents DeMarcus Ware, Aqib Talib and T.J. Ward signed their mega deals and posed with their orange jerseys, Austin slipped into town in May and quietly began his latest comeback. The fourth-year defensive tackle, who signed a one-year, $570,000 contract, might just prove to be general manager John Elway’s latest rummage-sale find to produce a big payo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582648302014-08-05T22:10:30.535-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T22:10:30.535-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58264830@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:10:30 MDT NFL: Denver Broncos’ TJ Ward gets community service http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58259346-77/denver-ward-broncos-service.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58259346-77/denver-ward-broncos-service.html.csp">NFL: Denver Broncos’ TJ Ward gets community service</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T16:37:23.332-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Prosecutors have agreed to drop charges against Denver Broncos safety T.J. Ward in exchange for four hours of community service. A judge accepted the deal on Monday during a brief hearing in Denver. Ward previously pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor assault and disturbing the peace charges for allegedly throwing a glass mug at a female bartender at PT’s All Nude Club in May. Ward told the judge he understood the conditions of the program but said nothing else. Melissa Drazen-Smith of the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582593462014-08-05T16:37:23.332-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T16:37:23.332-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58259346@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 16:37:23 MDT Manning’s old pal Tamme steps up with Thomas out http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254362-77/manning-tamme-broncos-defense.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254362-77/manning-tamme-broncos-defense.html.csp">Manning’s old pal Tamme steps up with Thomas out</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T23:12:08.167-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Julius Thomas missed the Denver Broncos’ annual summer scrimmage with a bruised thigh, so Jacob Tamme stepped up and played the starring role alongside Peyton Manning. Tamme stretched out and snared Manning’s high pass for a one-handed 17-yard touchdown grab with Omar Bolden in coverage, the highlight of the short scrimmage before 38,620 fans on a sun-drenched Saturday afternoon at Sports Authority Field. “Jacob is always there when you need him,” said Manning, who also played with Tamm...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582543622014-08-02T23:12:08.167-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:12:08.167-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58254362@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:12:08 MDT NFL: Denver Broncos’ fans finally get to see the AFC champions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230331-77/broncos-denver-fans-field.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230331-77/broncos-denver-fans-field.html.csp">NFL: Denver Broncos’ fans finally get to see the AFC champions</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T22:55:16.892-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Their plans for a tickertape parade through downtown Denver scuttled by a miserable performance in the Super Bowl, the Denver Broncos hadn’t heard the roar from supportive fans in more than six months. That ended Sunday when Peyton Manning walked out 10 minutes before practice at Sports Authority Field in Englewood, Colo., and began signing autographs and then continued with his touchdown throws to Julius Thomas. The Broncos closed their Dove Valley training facilities to the public during train...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582303312014-07-27T22:55:16.892-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-27T22:55:16.892-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58230331@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 22:55:16 MDT NFL notes: Broncos owner giving up control due to Alzheimer’s http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58217730-77/bowlen-broncos-elway-pat.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58217730-77/bowlen-broncos-elway-pat.html.csp">NFL notes: Broncos owner giving up control due to Alzheimer’s</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T17:41:25.24-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • Even as dementia began to rob him of some of his fondest memories over the past few years, Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen reported to work every day to oversee multimillion-dollar upgrades to the team’s training facilities and roster. So his absence from Dove Valley headquarters on Wednesday as players reported for physicals on the eve of training camp was as jarring as the announcement that the 70-year-old Bowlen was giving up control of the team because of Alzheimer’s disea...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582177302014-07-24T17:41:25.24-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-24T17:41:25.24-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Team President Joe Ellis is adding the title of chief executive officer and will have final say on all matters. The Broncos say the ownership of the franchise is held in a trust Bowlen set up more than a decade ago in hopes that one of his seven children will one day run...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582150482014-07-24T17:41:26.294-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-24T17:41:26.294-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215048@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:41:26 MDT NFL: Retirement not on Peyton Manning’s radar http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58099842-77/manning-huddle-season-think.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58099842-77/manning-huddle-season-think.html.csp">NFL: Retirement not on Peyton Manning’s radar</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T16:37:12.275-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • Peyton Manning flew to New York this spring to pay his respects to Derek Jeter and David Letterman, two much-admired superstars in the middle of their long goodbyes. “I’m sad to see some of these guys retiring,” the Broncos quarterback said at the time. “I’m not far behind.” Yet retirement really isn’t on Manning’s radar as he prepares for his 17th NFL season, his third in Denver. Coming off the best two-year stretch of his career, Manning is keeping tacklers, tedium and time ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580998422014-06-24T16:37:12.275-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-24T16:37:12.275-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58099842@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:37:12 MDT