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Denver Broncos News: Horse Tracks - 1/17/12


End of Season Press Conference: Part 1 |
John Elway, John Fox and Brian Xanders talk about the state of the team after the 2011 season, and how they are now preparing for free agency and the draft.

End of Season Press Conference: Part 2 |
John Elway, John Fox and Brian Xanders talk about the state of the team after the 2011 season, and how they are now preparing for free agency and the draft.

Elway says Tebow will start at QB, at least entering training camp - The Denver Post
The Broncos top football decision makers — executive VP of football operations John Elway, coach John Fox and general manager Brian Xanders — offered a unified, final team grade Monday.

Tim Tebow and Clifton Woman Form Unlikely Friendship - Fairfax Station, VA Patch
Even though the football season has ended for Denver quarterback Tim Tebow, his star still shines bright in the household of Kelly Faughnan, whose serendipitous encounter with him at an amusement park led to a date at the College Football Awards.

A Crucial Offseason Looms for Tebow |
Nothing about the future is promised for quarterback Tim Tebow — except that he will begin training camp this summer as Denver’s first-teamer.

Denver Broncos Videos

NFL Videos: A solution to Tebow's passing woes
Can the Broncos succeed long term with Tim Tebow? Brian Billick explains what Tebow needs to do in order to become a better passer.

NFL Videos: Bigger story: Brady's record or Tebow's collapse?
Tom Brady put on a passing clinic against Tim Tebow's Broncos. Marshall Faulk and Charles Davis debate whether Brady's six TDs or Tebow's futility is the bigger story.

NFL Videos: Coaches Show: Tebow needs a guru?
Brian Billick and Dennis Green believe Tim Tebow needs to hire a "quarterback whisperer" during the offseason to increase his accuracy, work on his anticipation and hone in on his throwing motion.

NFL Videos: Broncos moving forward
Mike Klis of The Denver Post explains where the Broncos are heading this offseason and if there will be competition for Tim Tebow when training camp arrives.

NFL Videos: Things I Hated with Michael Lombardi
What did Michael Lombardi hate about last weekend's divisional games? Find out what he had to say about the poor defense played by two of the best teams during the regular season.

NFL Videos: What's next for Tebow?
Will the Broncos pursue another quarterback for the 2012 season? John Elway discusses his plans for Tim Tebow and Denver's offseason.

Denver Broncos News news: Elway gives Tebow vote of confidence as Broncos' starting QB
Tim Tebow saved the Denver Broncos' season, taking a 1-4 team all the way to the divisional round of the playoffs. That effort earned him the No. 1 spot on the depth chart heading into 2012. news: Raiders request to speak with Broncos assistants Allen, McCoy
The Oakland Raiders have asked for permission to interview Denver Broncos coordinators Dennis Allen and Mike McCoy for their vacant head-coaching position, league sources said Monday.

Denver Broncos declare Tim Tebow their starting quarterback entering 2012 - The Washington Post
The debate over Tim Tebow’s worthiness as an NFL quarterback will undeniably continue in the offseason. What’s not in doubt is his status as the Denver Broncos’ starter.

Denver Broncos: Tim Tebow will enter next season as the starter - NFL -
The debate over Tim Tebow's worthiness as an NFL quarterback will undeniably continue in the offseason.

Elway grudgingly sticks with Tebow in 2012 - NFL - Yahoo! Sports
The trick in Denver is to parse the words of John Elway when the subject turns to Tim Tebow. Where does Elway stand? Does he like Tebow? Does he not? Does the man in charge of football decisions for the Denver Broncos believe? Or is he holding his breath, waiting for the first moment to cast Tebow away?

Dave Krieger: John Elway near a hard place with Tim Tebow plans - The Denver Post
Perhaps the most telling testimony to Tim Tebows vast celebrity is that he made John Elways first season as an NFL executive an afterthought.

Broncos coach John Fox expects numerous roster moves during offseason - The Denver Post
When asked what the Broncos 2012 roster might look like, coach John Fox said Monday it was much too early to speculate. But he is certain of one thing: There will be changes.

Broncos' coordinators draw interest for NFL head coaching jobs - The Denver Post
The Broncos were shoved out of the postseason by the New England Patriots on Saturday night, but their offensive and defensive coordinators returned home to find job interviews awaiting them.

John Elway eager to help Tim Tebow improve during the offseason - The Denver Post
As the Broncos move into the offseason, John Elway will erase his in-season boundaries between front office executive and quarterback expert when it comes to Tim Tebow.

John Elway names Tim Tebow Broncos' starter entering next season - The Denver Post
Broncos executive vice president of football operations John Elway opened up the season wrap-up news conference today by answering the first question on everyones mind.

John Elway says Tim Tebow must learn to win from the pocket - The Denver Post
The Broncos understand all of the swirl that surrounds both Tim Tebow the player and Tebow the person.

Kiszla: Tim Tebow needs more schooling - The Denver Post
As the clock struck midnight in New England, the magic was gone. The Broncos season? Done. Quarterback Tim Tebow stood in a corner of the locker room and unwrapped a bandage, revealing nasty, red scratches on his arm.

Denver Broncos Blogs

Tebow Earns Starter Status |
Executive Vice President of Football Operations John Elway said Monday that Tim Tebow has earned the right to enter next year's training camp as the team's starting quarterback.

Bringing Back the Winning Tradition |
After seeing progress on the field in 2011, Executive Vice President of Football Operations John Elway, General Manager Brian Xanders and Head Coach John Fox are building for more as they head into the offseason.

Von Miller Has Pins Removed From Thumb - SB Nation Denver
Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller was never quite the same player when he came back from his one-game absence due to thumb surgery.

Film Room: Broncos 2011 Season Highlights - BroncoTalk

Denver Broncos: Moving on - AFC West Blog - ESPN
With the Denver Broncos' season over after a 9-9 season, let’s look at five keys for the Broncos as they move forward.

My Defensive Rookie Of The Year Ballot - 12th Man Rising
Today is the deadline for the editors of the 35 sites that belong to Fansided NFL to cast their ballot for a number of awards. I'll be making all of my vot

Tim Tebow a studio analyst for CBS for AFC, NFC Championships? | First-and-Orange
CBS doesn’t want Tebow Time to be over just yet. According to USA Today, CBS’s football programming people have asked Tim Tebow (via his representatives) he would like to work as a studio analyst this weekend before and during the AFC and NFC Championship games.

NFL News

So What Happened With the Lockout | DRAFTMETRICS
Welcome to DRAFTMETRICS, the internet's most informative source for player acquisition activities in the National Football League!! Most of the analysis will concern the NFL Draft since it is generally the most important "building block" for a team.

Eli Manning, Osi Umenyiora key New York Giants' upset over Green Bay Packers - Peter King -
Here are two questions for you to start your Championship Week: What would have happened if Ernie Accorsi hadn't had such a backbone on April 24, 2004? And what would have happened if A.J. Smith had played hardball with Accorsi as the clock wound down on the fourth overall pick of the 2004 NFL Draft, with just seven minutes to go and the Giants on the clock?

Vernon Davis completes maturation process with big game against Saints - Ann Killion -
Saturday's game-winning catch wasn't the first significant moment Vernon Davis had in the south end zone of Candlestick Park.

61 Underclassmen Soft-Declare For 2012 NFL Draft - Sports Agent Blog
If three years have passed since a college football player’s high school class graduated, he is officially eligible to declare for the NFL Draft.

There’ll be more than football scouting at the Senior Bowl |
Three-Two-One, Hack. Twelve days, three hours and twelve minutes until kickoff according to the official website of the Wells Fargo Senior Bowl.

Watergate meets Arrowhead, allegedly | ProFootballTalk
Todd Haley believes that the team bugged rooms at the facility and "tampered with" Haley’s phone.

Denver Broncos Fans

Tip of the cap to everyone in MHR, the GMs, asst GMs, and lots of great members. - Mile High Report
This was my first year as a member of MHR, actually only part of a year, and I thought it would be cool to join the forum and throw in my 2 cents every once in a while and maybe occasionally amaze everyone with Broncos lore and knowledge of the game. Wow, was I ever wrong!

Perspectives from the Outside - Mile High Report
Greetings all it has been some time since I wrote a post or even a thoughtful comment. There are reasons for that and I will explain but I also have some expectations for the offseason.

A Day to Remember - Mile High Report
The skies were cloudless, the sun was shining, the mountains were capped in white; it was a perfect day for football. The energy was high, and the fans were ready for war. The stadium was a sea of orange, with puddles of yellow dotted all over.

Broncos Receivers And Drops - Mile High Report
I know there's been a lot of verbal slings and arrows flying around about Tebow, inaccuracy, receivers, drops, et cetera. Well, now it's the end of the season and we finally have the ability to take a clear look. Some short and sweet numbers below the jump.

QUARTERFINALS ROUND ONE - Broncos best cheerleader tournament - Mile High Report
Welcome to the quarterfinals! I know I'm posting this a bit early, but I've been installing a new bathroom in my house and working early and long hours so I wouldn't have a chance to get this done if I didn't do it right now.