NFL - Rookies must step in immediately for these five teams
Vic Carucci counts Robert Ayers and Knowshon Moreno among the 5 rookies he expects to have the biggest impact in 2009.
CBS - Drew Brees On Fellow NFL QB Kyle Orton - Video
Orton's Purdue predecessor thinks he will find a better situation in Denver and under the tutelage of Josh McDaniels.
NFP - Five defenses facing critical seasons
Matt Bowen likes the talent and leadership the Broncos added on defense, and thinks their linebackers will be better than most expect. Naturally, his biggest question is how the line will do.
TP - Former LSU linebacker Michael Brooks used an injury as motivation to succeed
Another story about former Bronco Michael Brooks, who will be inducted to the Louisiana Sports HOF this weekend.
LSU - Tiger Football Great Brooks to Enter Louisiana Sports HOF
More on Brooks from his alma mater.
DP - Husted: "Walking With Dinosaurs" prompts prehistrionics
Another Bronco-inspired golden retriever has passed; Atwater, who worked at Children's Hospital passed away just weeks after his brother Elway (the drug-sniffing dog in SF).
RH - Former area coaches to be inducted into hall of fame
Lionel Taylor's high school coach will be inducted to the National Single Wing Coaches Association Hall of Fame tomorrow.
NFL - These rookies have made a good first impression at offseason camps
Steve Wyche thinks the Broncos' divisional rivals all have impressive rookies.
DP - Coach's alleged shooter a changed person
The AP's look into the background of the alleged killer of Coach Ed Thomas.
NFP - Diner moring news: Panthers' risky move
Lombardi thinks Carolina's 2009 season will depend largely upon Julius Peppers.
SI - Mario Williams outplays 2006 draftees Reggie Bush, Vince Young - John Lopez
Kubes and Casserly's choice is looking quite a bit better now than then.