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Denver Broncos News: Horse Tracks - 4/16/12


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Denver Broncos ready to start digesting Peyton Manning's tutorial - The Denver Post
Welcome, Broncos offensive coaches, to a new era of boss-man humility.

Peyton Manning's presence will limit Broncos' sacks allowed - The Denver Post
Todays question about the Broncos comes from Mike Genut:Q: Everyone is talking about the Broncos drafting a defensive tackle, which is a need.

NFL draft preview: Top special-teams candidate - The Denver Post
Denver Post draft expert Jeff Legwold provides his list of the top special-teams candidates in the NFL's April 26-28 draft news: During Manning's first week, Broncos examine QBs
Peyton Manning starts work at the Denver Broncos' facility Monday when the team's offseason program begins. In the short term, the Broncos' coaching staff should be worried about keeping up with their new pupil.


The Next Cowboy Will Be? - ESPN Video - ESPN
Todd McShay feels Dontari Poe will be selected by Dallas but does history support his opinion?

Denver Broncos Blogs

Broncos far from settled at QB behind Peyton Manning - The Denver Post
The Broncos remain interested in what they have behind Peyton Manning at quarterback.If the draft board doesnt fall the way they hope it does, and they dont use one of their picks on a quarterback, the Broncos probably will acquire a veteran QB soon after the April 26-28 draft.

Broncos To Meet With Brandon Stokley - Predominantly Orange
With the Denver Broncos losing slot receiver Eddie Royal to the San Diego Chargers in free agency, the team is looking to a face of the past to help bring them to future glory.

NFL draft a pro measuring stick for college football programs - The Denver Post
The scene in front of him was a mix of "remember when" and the hope of "what will be" for Jon Embree.

Community Mock Draft: Round 1, Pick 25 - Denver Broncos - Bucs Nation
Moving on to the Denver Broncos, we come to a team in a very weird position. A team that switched from Tim Tebow to Peyton Manning this offseason, a team that has a lot of talent, but also a lot of holes at various positions.

Man tries out to be a Broncos cheerleader | ProFootballTalk
In college football, male cheerleaders are as common as marching bands and unethical coaches. But in the NFL, cheerleading has traditionally been women’s work. One man in Denver tried to change that this weekend. - Ex-Bears WR Terrell arrested for domestic battery
The Chicago Tribune reports that ex-Bears (and Broncos) WR David Terrell was arrested on April 13 on a charge of misdemeanor domestic battery after allegedly grabbing his ex-girlfriend and threatening her during an argument.

Division News

Team needs: Kansas City Chiefs | ProFootballTalk
ACL tears robbed Kansas City of three of its top players in 2011, and the season seemed lost until the club reeled off three wins in its final five games, including a sparkling Week Fifteen upset of the Green Bay Packers.

NFL News news: Fans ejected from NFL games must pass conduct test to return
The next time a fan is kicked out of an NFL stadium for being unruly, he or she will have to take a $75 four-hour online class and pass a code-of-conduct test for readmittance.

Signs still point to schedule release on Tuesday | ProFootballTalk
Every day, we get more and more emails asking for information about the release of the 2012 regular-season schedule.

The Draft news: Trent Richardson dons white tux, takes cancer survivor to prom
Top running back prospect Trent Richardson accompanied a teenage cancer survivor to her senior prom Saturday night, according to WBRC-TV in Birmingham, Ala. news: Vontaze Burfict hasn't received NFL team invites, agent says
Arizona State linebacker Vontaze Burfict hasn't been invited for a visit with any NFL teams, his agent, Charles Price, told The Daily on Sunday. news: Stephon Gilmore could be drafted in top 10
Morris Claiborne receives attention as one of the truly elite prospects in this year's draft class. Janoris Jenkins has been written about plenty because of his talent and off-the-field issues. Dre Kirkpatrick has the high profile of a national champion. news: Eagles reportedly unlikely to trade for Browns' No. 4 draft pick
The Philadelphia Eagles on Saturday dismissed a report that the team is eyeing the Cleveland Browns' fourth overall pick in the NFL draft.

Georgia Tech coach says Stephen Hill is ready for an NFL offense | ProFootballTalk
For a college football program that runs an old-school run-first offense, Georgia Tech has had a surprising wealth of talent at wide receiver. Blogs " Blog Archive Rounding up Coastal Carolina, UAB pro days "
Representatives of 27 NFL teams attended the Coastal Carolina pro day on March 27 to watch CB Josh Norman run outdoors on grass. The weather was warm (65 degrees) but there was a crosswind of about 10 miles per hour. Blogs " Blog Archive Rounding up Eastern Washington, Colorado pro days "
Representatives from eight teams gathered at the Eastern Washington pro day March 7. Prospects worked out at the facility of the AFL’s Spokane Shock, where they ran on old AstroTurf, a less-than-ideal surface. Blogs " Blog Archive Rounding up Washington State, Idaho pro days "
Representatives from seven NFL teams gathered at Washington State’s pro day on March 9.

Justin Blackmon, Second-Ranked Receiver in 2012 Draft -
Blackmon plays a physical brand of football despite the fact that he is smaller and slower than he appears when featured in this wide-open Oklahoma State offense.

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