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Preseason Wk. 3 - Thursday: Fox |
Head Coach John Fox talks to the press after Thursday's practice.

Broncos' Perrish Cox Due In Court In Sex Assault Case - KMGH Denver
Denver Broncos cornerback Perrish Cox is due in court for the first time since the release of details of sex assault charges against him.

Pat Bowlen "comfortable" with what Broncos coach Fox brings to table - The Denver Post
Conveniently for Pat Bowlen, his new coach, John Fox, had made the unusual directive of moving practice to the nearer of the two fields. news: Fox says he'll prioritize Tebow as Broncos close out preseason
Contrary to popular belief, Tim Tebow hasn't run out of time to prove himself in Denver just yet. Broncos coach John Fox hinted Wednesday that Tebow will have more reps than Brady Quinn in one and perhaps both of the team's remaining preseason games, according to a Thursday report.

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Notebook: 'A Big Game' |
The starters will see the most playing time in the preseason this Saturday; quarterbacks get extra first-team reps; injury updates.

Helping Hand |
Director of Player Development Jerry Butler helps Broncos players succeed off the field.

Ray McNulty: Tebow will never flourish in Denver "
First, a disclaimer: I, too, am a Christian, but I didn't attend the University of Florida and I'm not a Denver Broncos fan.

Q&A: Tebow figures in Broncos' future - The Denver Post
Next years plan behind center is indeed a question mark for the Broncos. Tim Tebow is currently the only one among the Broncos top three who is under contract beyond this season.

Orton excused to deal with personal issue - The Denver Post
Brady Quinn was the Broncos starting quarterback Thursday. Hold the mayhem! So was Tim Tebow.

Broncos' Tebow, Quinn take first-team snaps with Orton excused from practice - The Denver Post
Tim Tebow and Brady Quinn each got their chance to take snaps with the Broncos first-team offense in practice today after starter Kyle Orton was excused mid-practice for personal reasons.

Broncos’ Lloyd would love repeat of last year’s individual success, but won’t stress about it - The Washington Post
With his NFL-best 1,448 yards receiving last season for the Denver Broncos, Brandon Lloyd was hard to miss.

The Denver Broncos are coming to Fort Collins' football opener | The Coloradoan
The Denver Broncos have selected Fort Collins High School's opening football game Thursday to kick off their High School Game of the Week program this season.

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Practice Notes: Orton Excused; Haggan Returns |
Tim Tebow and Brady Quinn took first-team repetitions Thursday. Of course, it was because Kyle Orton had to sprint from practice midway through for personal reasons, but that won’t stop someone, somewhere from making a bigger deal of it than it needs to be.

Broncos Fox Brings Comfort to Bowlen " Predominantly Orange
The longtime Broncos owner was looking to hire a well seasoned coach after a young and fiery Josh McDaniels spent two years bringing drama into Dove Valley, all while failing to amass wins. That’s why Bowlen is thrilled to have Fox at the reigns.

Denver Broncos Tim Tebow turns from necessity to surplus | FanIQ
The interesting thing about football is that it never fails to surprises its fans, which is why most of America eats, drinks and dreams about the sport. Similarly, whenever there is gossip about the NFL it spreads faster than a wild fire in the Outbacks of Australia. Now the media has released an interesting piece of gossip which fuels speculation of Tim Tebow making an early move out of Denver.

Help Denver Post pick top moment's of John Elway's career | First-and-Orange
The Drive. The Super Bowl XXXII Helicopter. The Drive II. Beating Marty Schottenheimer … again. Those 47 fourth-quarter comebacks. So many moments, so many memories.

Fox jokingly blames media for broken windshield | First-and-Orange
Broncos head coach John Fox had a little fun with the local media contingent after practice Thursday, blaming us for not knocking down the ball before it hit the windshield of Willis McGahee’s Porsche.

ESPN Scouts Inc. NFL Rankings: Where Do The Denver Broncos Rank? - SB Nation Denver
In the late 1990s and the early 2000s, ESPN's Scouts Inc. would likely have had a Denver Broncos running back in the top 25 and certainly in the top five when Terrell Davis was at his best. But, as we all know, the Broncos running game has fallen by the wayside over the last couple of seasons. Former head coach Josh McDaniels went to a pass-happy offense and the running game suffered as a result.

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What about the other Los Angeles NFL stadium proposal? - Yahoo! Sports
With all the talk lately about Farmers Field, the new (proposed) downtown Los Angeles NFL stadium, it's easy to forget there's another proposed NFL stadium project, one that's been just sitting there waiting to be built.

Hot reads: Newton still struggling; split decision for Redskins QBs | USA Today
The NFL's normally critical third week of preseason began Thursday night.

Surveying NFL QB landscape of all 32 teams | 49ers Hot Read
The 49ers’ quarterback depth chart is well documented. But what about those around the league? How do they compare with the 49ers’ quartet of Alex Smith-Colin Kaepernick-Josh McCown-McLeod Bethel-Thompson?