Bronco Links – 6/15/17

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“They had a great day. They scored touchdowns in the red zone. That’s our goal: to score touchdowns in the red zone.”~Vance Joseph, on the offense.

 

FAST FACTS

Peyton Manning’s No. 18 ranked 12th on the list of best-selling player jerseys on NFLShop.com in the late spring and early summer of 2015.

BRONCO BIRTHDAYS

Defensive Tackle Sione Fua (2013) is 29.

BRONCO TRIVIA

What long-time NFL Special Teams Coordinator served in that capacity on head coach Gary Kubiak’s first Broncos staff in 2015? 

FROM THE MOTHER SHIP

Broncos Minicamp Day 2 takeaways: Red means go

Broncos sign CB Chris Lewis-Harris, waive Taurean Nixon

Terrell Davis argues for Owner Pat Bowlen’s inclusion in Pro Football Hall of Fame

 

VIDEOS

Joseph: DT’s responded well to being challenged

Woods: Young secondary players critical to defense

McCoy on O-line: ‘Looking for the best five guys’

Olivo: Want McKenzie to be aggressive as PR

TD on HOF: ‘Realized how much I wanted it’

All Access at Broncos Network Day

Broncos, USAA host military appreciation luncheon

Broncos in 60: Wednesday June 14, 2017

 

BRONCOS BLOGS

Terrell Davis makes first visit to Broncos since he became Hall of Famer

Terrell Davis: I am confident Broncos owner Pat Bowlen is going in Hall of Fame

Terrell Davis’ visit with Broncos brings back memories

Mike Klis Notebook: Terrell Davis shows up at Broncos practice

Broncos K Brandon McManus signs RFA tender worth $2.75 million

Broncos waive Taurean Nixon, sign Chris Lewis-Harris in cornerback swap

Broncos minicamp Day 2 observations: Von Miller is still Von Miller, Justin Simmons’ leaping INT, more

Broncos defense in “reset” mode, Brandon Marshall’s sore Achilles, more

Siemian believes QB competition is good for the Broncos

 

AFC WEST

Doing their own thing in offseason pays off for Justin Houston, Eric Berry, Marcus Peters

Justin Houston says that he is healthy

Patrick Mahomes II has his most impressive practice yet for Chiefs

What We Learned from Wednesday’s Media Availability

Time off has benefits for Justin Houston, Eric Berry, Marcus Peters

Unclear how Raiders’ Vegas stadium will benefit community

Derek Carr: Warriors’ win gives Raiders motivation

Raiders want to get Cordarrelle involved on offense

Derek Carr sees a more aggressive Amari Cooper this year

Raiders’ Janikowski wants to play ‘until they kick me out’

Raiders hope to increase Patterson’s involvement

Quick Hits: Oakland Raiders STs Coordinator Brad Seely Wraps Up Day 2 Of Mini-Camp

Khalil Mack Receives Pro Butkus Award

Chargers’ dynamic duo of Melvin Ingram and Joey Bosa can be special

Gus Bradley settling in as defensive coordinator for Chargers

What Stood Out Most to Gus Bradley This Offseason?

QB Rivers ‘not shutting it down any time soon’

Joey Bosa resists urge to hit quarterbacks in practice, barely

Anthony Lynn Holding Players Accountable

Whisenhunt’s Key Takeaways from Mini Camp

 

AROUND THE LEAGUE

Glennon stays patient during Bears’ transition period

Bears OLB Leonard Floyd expects key improvements in Year 2

TE Zach Miller might be ready for training camp

With other vets moving on, Bengals are Dalton’s team to lead

Andy Dalton assumes even more of a leadership role

Cardale Jones may be on outside looking in with Bills

QB DeShone Kizer working with first team at Browns minicamp

Browns sign DeShone Kizer to rookie deal

DeShone Kizer among players to watch after OTAs/minicamp

Myles Garrett limps off field with apparent foot injury

Brock Osweiler: ‘I want to be the starter of this team’

Martin reportedly looks good in workouts

Jameis Winston enjoys rare connection with Mike Evans

Pagano raves about Colts LB Bostic

Andrew Luck has had to resist the temptation to throw a football

Colts seem resigned to not having Andrew Luck when camp opens

T.Y. Hilton wants more, more, more after leading league in receiving yards

Orlando Scandrick “all in” with Cowboys

Swarming the field: Bees take over Fins camp

Philadelphia Eagles sign Jason Peters to extension

Kyle Shanahan: Reuben Foster will be ready for camp

Eli Manning shrugs off Giants’ drafting of QB as only he can

Blake Bortles: Jaguars ‘tired of being below average’

Matt Forte on those who think the Jets are tanking: “Bring it”

Bowles on 2017 Jets: Rookies, vets will help each other

Unpopular decision: ‘Devastated’ Jets still reeling from David Harris ouster

Next for Steelers’ D: Make Tom Brady ‘cuss his dadgum offensive line out’

Former guard with 20 career snaps may protect Stafford’s blind side

Panthers TE Greg Olsen wants a new contract

Bill Belichick: Patriots ‘need to move on’ from 2016

Top Patriots draft pick Derek Rivers learning from Trey Flowers

Los Angeles DE Robert Quinn had ‘minor’ surgery on right hand

Rams QB Jared Goff puts on 10 pounds this offseason

Jeremy Maclin thinks Ravens could be “something special”

Washington TE Reed looks ‘dominant’ in minicamp

Matt Jones’ agent asks for his client to be released

Redskins defensive back DeAngelo Hall takes pay cut

Saints superfan to receive Jimmy V Award

Willie Snead still hopeful for long-term deal with Saints

Thomas took notice of Berry’s $78 million deal

Steelers’ Alejandro Villanueva still struggles adjusting to ‘civilian life’

T.J. Watt signs rookie deal with Steelers

Next for Steelers’ D: Make Tom Brady ‘cuss his dadgum offensive line out’

Bill O’Brien: Deshaun Watson has grown, Tom Savage still No. 1 QB

Kendall Wright blames poor 2016 season on Titans

Mularkey: Corey Davis productive in return to practice

Marcus Mariota learning to trust right leg

Eric Decker leaves Titans without contract

Dalvin Cook: Falling in draft ‘doesn’t motivate me’

 

EXTRA POINTS

The (real) NFL holdout is dead, and OBJ is the latest example

Updating the QB market: Colin Kaepernick’s the best one left

Inspired by Ronnie Lott, Jets’ Leonard Williams taking a course on leadership

Who’s your pick for Comeback Player of the Year?

Adjusted WR Rating: Who made their quarterbacks look the best?

 

CALENDAR

June 13-15 — Mandatory Minicamp

June 19 —T.J. Ward Foundation Celebrity Golf Tournament

 

TRIVIA ANSWER

 

Joe DeCamillis 

 

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