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Denver Broncos News: Horse Tracks - 9/3/12

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Peyton Manning wants to be the player you remember -
Peyton Manning still remembers the throw he made to longtime friend Todd Helton.

For Peyton Manning, One Pass, Then Many Steps -
"The perfect time to tell this story is after we win the Super Bowl this year."

Scouting College Football - Where do NFL Players come from? |
As agents and scouts comb the country looking for NFL players, the first question that has to be asked is, "where do they start?"

Playbook: Mosley's 'pick-six' vs. Denard Robinson | National Football Post
Using video from Alabama-Michigan to talk Xs and Os.

Bronco Birthdays

DT Keith Traylor (1991-92, 1997-2000) is 42.

Denver Broncos Videos

Hammerin Hank's Preseason Picks - ESPN Video - ESPN
Hank Goldberg hits Las Vegas to make his preseason NFL picks, including the over/under on Tim Tebow touchdowns.

When Will Jones-Drew Be Ready To Play? - ESPN Video - ESPN
Jaguars AP beat reporter Mark Long discusses Maurice Jones-Drew returning to the Jaguars and how long it will take for him to get ready to play.

Eli: 'Success Doesn't Change Confidence' - ESPN Video - ESPN
Giants quarterback Eli Manning sits down with Rachel Nichols to discuss following a Super Bowl season, and playing in the competitive NFC East.

Sunday Conversation: Aaron Rodgers - ESPN Video - ESPN
Aaron Rodgers sits down with Bob Holtzman to talk about playing in Green Bay, his friend Ryan Braun, the NFL's concussion issues, and relationship with Alex Smith.

Denver Broncos Blogs

Terry Frei: Peyton Manning could become fourth decorated Broncos QB to join team in his 30's - The Denver Post
On Sunday night, Peyton Manning will take his first regular-season snap for the Broncos at age 36.

Malik Jackson another rookie on the rise with Denver Broncos - The Denver Post - Jeff Legwold
There is lost. And there is middle of the ocean, Tom Hanks talking to a volleyball lost.

Broncos plan to add rookie C Quintin Saulsberry to practice squad | First-and-Orange - Mike Klis
The Broncos are expected to fill out their practice squad Monday by signing guard-center Quintin Saulsberry,

Broncos expected to sign rookie offensive lineman to practice squad - The Denver Post
The Broncos are expected to fill out their practice squad Monday by signing guard and center Quintin Sauls- berry, a rookie from Mississippi State.

Reviewing the NFL waiver wire claims - Mike Klis
In all, 40 players who were waived off rosters on Friday found new teams on Saturday.

Division News

Raiders sign Joselio Hanson | ProFootballTalk
The last time the Eagles cut cornerback Joselio Hanson, they wound up re-signing him a few days later.

Chargers' Gaither to miss season opener | National Football Post
Left tackle still bothered by back problems.

These rookies have key Week 1 roles - AFC West Blog - ESPN
A look at a rookie from each AFC West team, who will be a key factor in Week 1:

Future Foes

Max Starks feels blessed to be the Steelers’ starting left tackle again | ProFootballTalk
When Max Starks became a free agent in March and the Steelers’ didn’t re-sign him, he didn’t think he’d be back as their starting left tackle.

Report: Dennis Dixon heading to Ravens practice squad | ProFootballTalk
Before the Ravens signed Curtis Painter this spring, they had a few other quarterbacks in for workouts.

Ravens expected to sign veteran James Ihedigbo | ProFootballTalk
Faced with a glut of injuries at the position, the Ravens are expected to sign former Patriots safety James Ihedigbo, - Jaguars sign DT Edwards, cut DT McClain
The Panthers announced Sunday that they have signed veteran DT Dwan Edwards and waived second-year DT Terrell McClain.

NFL News - NFL, NFLRA continue sparring
NFL chief attorney Jeff Pash sent out a memo to all 32 teams on Sunday giving them an update on the past week of labor negotiations with the referees union. Here is the entire memo from Pash:

NFLRA release hints at $30 million in dispute | ProFootballTalk
After a failed effort at the eleventh hour to resolve a work stoppage that threatens to undermine the game of pro football

NFL frustrated with NFLRA’s "moving target" demands | ProFootballTalk
With the league and the locked-out officials talking on Friday and Saturday and then not talking any more, it looks like the NFL will be using replacement officials for Week One.

Miscellaneous Stuff - Mike Holbrook's 2012 NFL predictions
AFC West 1. Kansas City 2. Denver 3. San Diego 4. Oakland

Source -- Detroit Lions agree to deal with CB Drayton Florence - ESPN
The Detroit Lions agreed to terms with veteran cornerback Drayton Florence on Sunday,

Texans add tackle Ryan Harris | ProFootballTalk
With right tackle Rashad Butler lost for the year, the Texans needed some veteran depth behind new starter Derek Newton.

Reintroducing Your Secret Superstars |
With the 2012 season rapidly approaching, why not spend some time casting an eye over some players who impressed enough in 2011 that we dubbed them our Secret Superstars?

Go Broncos!

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