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Denver Broncos News: Horse Tracks - 1/19/12


Tebow Played Through Injuries In Playoff Loss | Fox News
The Broncos quarterback played through rib, lung and chest injuries he sustained in Denver's 45-10 loss at New England in the AFC divisional playoffs last weekend.

Forging NFL football agent relationships or trading for a Champ |
TFE further expounds upon the Clinton Portis for Champ Bailey trade that transpired while football scouting during the 2004 Senior Bowl.

Denver Broncos' Mike McCoy getting second interview for head coaching job with Miami Dolphins - The Denver Post
A second chance to state his case to be the head coach of the Miami Dolphins had Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy back on a plane Wednesday.

Nielsen: CBS dominates weekly TV ratings | Deseret News
CBS scored big in the weekly ratings with the National Football League's Patriots-Broncos playoff game and the network's reliable series lineup.

Denver Broncos News

Broncos Mailbag: Tim Tebow, with a nudge, can lead Broncos to NFL playoffs again - The Denver Post
The Posts Broncos reporter responds to your questions in Mike Klis Broncos Mailbag. In this weeks giant, season-ending installment, Mike tackles nine Qs, including one wondering if Tim Tebow really can be the Broncos future.

Krieger: Tebow backup plan essential for Broncos - The Denver Post
Tim Tebows apparent invulnerability to hundreds of blows absorbed over the course of the season put the question on the back burner.

Tim Tebow's injuries could have prevented him from playing in AFC title game - The Denver Post
Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow suffered bruises to his chest and right (nonthrowing) shoulder and torn rib cartilage during Saturday nights playoff game at New England.

Broncos, as a group, won't be back to work for a while - The Denver Post
When the Broncos open their offseason conditioning program in April, Tim Tebow and his teammates can spend up to four hours per day — on the field and in meetings — with the coaches four days a week.

Broncos know they're a long way from being NFL title contenders - The Denver Post
After their season is over, NFL teams like to talk about "getting where we want to go."

Pittsburgh mayor's Tebow jersey sells for $1,400 - The Denver Post
PITTSBURGH—Perhaps the final score of the Pittsburgh Steelers...

Denver Broncos Blogs

Oakland Raiders Coaching Search Will No Longer Include Broncos' Mike McCoy - SB Nation Denver
It appears as though it is the Miami Dolphins or bust for Denver Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy. He is flying to New York for a second interview with the team, visiting owner Stephen Ross on Thursday.

2012 NFL Mock Draft: Mel Kiper Projects DT Fletcher Cox For Denver Broncos - SB Nation Denver
The NFL Draft season never seems to really start until ESPN's Mel Kiper puts out his first postseason mock draft, and he just released his 2012 one (Insider required). Kiper waits until all of the underclassmen have declared, for which the date passed earlier this week.

Season Wrap Up: Denver Broncos 2011 Draft Grade - Predominantly Orange
The Denver Broncos drafted 9 players in the 2011 draft. Obviously some made more of an impact than others, but we’re going to look back on the rookie’s performances and grade them again. Based on last year’s poll, most PO readers gave the Broncos a draft grade of B+.

NFL News

NFL playoff storylines: Harbaugh brothers, Ray Lewis and more - The Washington Post
This has been one of the more entertaining postseasons as teams that were expected to make their move to another Super Bowl now find themselves at home watching.

Five reasons Patriots win on Sunday | Football | Sports | Toronto Sun
By easily disposing of the Denver Broncos on Saturday, Bill Belichick and Tom Brady became the winningest coach-quarterback combination of all time. The humiliation of the Broncos was the 15th playoff win that Brady and Belichick have shared, moving them past Pittsburgh Steelers greats Chuck Noll and Terry Bradshaw.

NFL playoffs proving to be anything but predictable - ESPN
Wednesday, just another boring, predictable, nothing-to-see-here moment in the NFL's ho-hum playoffs.

Rob Lowe says Peyton Manning will retire from the NFL; Peyton's dad, rest of world skeptical - Pop2it - Zap2it
Lowe unleashed a social-media firestorm -- or at least a lot of people saying "Wha ...?" -- Wednesday afternoon (Jan. 18) when he tweeted the following: "Hearing my fave, #18 Peyton Manning will not return to #NFL. Wow. #Colts."

Three more rounds please! | National Football Post
Introducing three more rounds in the draft is a win-win for everybody.

Backs in Action | National Football Post
Arian Foster and Ray Rice are free agents in six weeks

East-West Shrine Practice Notes: Day 3 | National Football Post
Who looks like a top 100 pick from the East squad?

NFLPA Game Practice Report: American Team Day 2 - Big Cat Country
Today was the second day of practice at the NFLPA Bowl in Carson, CA

NFLPA Game Practice Report: National Team Day 2 - Big Cat Country
Today was the second day of practice at the NFLPA Bowl in Carson, CA. There were, again, no NFL scouts in attendance as they have been barred from going because the NFLPA chose to invite juniors that have declared for the draft. There were a couple UFL and CFL scouts, but attendance at the practices has been sparse to say the least.

Denver Broncos Fans

ELWAYODA - QB guru - Mile High Report
TIM TEBOW's LEFT ARM - ::R2-D2 like beeping::

The Magic of Tebow and his Miracle Men - Mile High Report
Sometimes I wonder what it would be like to be a Yankees fan, or the fan of any team that has created a dynasty in their particular sport. I wonder what it would be like to approach every season with a championship or bust mentality.

Scoring our playmakers part II: Offense - Mile High Report
In my first post, scoring our playmakers part 1: Defense, I offered the results of a scoring system I applied to all the defensive plays of the 2011 Denver Broncos. This post is the offensive counterpart. We are looking at offensive playmaking, in an objective way, assigning point values to the big plays.

What I'd Like To See... - Mile High Report
This is probably the 8th or 10th of innumerable "If I were GM" FanPosts here on MHR during the 2012 reloading season. During this exciting time of the football cycle, you will see reasoned evaluations, ridiculous suggestions to "trade Champ Bailey", and blueprints for building a team around Tim Tebow.

A Study of Denver's 2011 Season - Mile High Report
Denver finished the season tied for 13th in the NFL with an 8-8 record. They won the AFC West and won their first playoff game since 2005 and lost to the number one seed New England Patriots in the Divisional Round.

Draft Sleepers - RB - Mile High Report
Ok. I admit it. My favorite part of draft season is trying to predict the hidden gems, the under the radar guys who may skyrocket if given a chance in the spotlight, who may surprise at the combine. Or alternatively, who will be arrested for something stupid and disappear entirely forever.