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Denver Broncos News: Horse Tracks - 4/18/13

Peyton Manning wants to run the most plays per game in NFL history. The stats show that would equate into a load of points and a load of wins. Maybe this year, winter will be fortuitous to Manning's nerve damage.

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Kiszla: Peyton Manning plans to speed up Broncos' offense - The Denver Post
Listen to Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning bark signals at the line of scrimmage, and the two favorite words in his vocabulary quickly become apparent: "Hurry! Hurry!"

Broncos' Eric Decker interested in Super Bowl, not statistics - The Denver Post
Wes Welker doesnt just catch passes. There were times with New England in recent years when it seemed like he caught them all.

Woodyard: 'That Game Makes Us Hungry' |
Wesley Woodyard talks about why the team needs to remember losing to Baltimore and why the defense will be better than last year.

Denver Broncos Offseason Workouts: Early Reports and Updates from Dove Valley | Bleacher Report
On Monday, the Denver Broncos kicked off their offseason workout program, marking the beginning of what called the team's "2013 Revenge Tour." Per MHR, this week is Phase One of Denver's offseason workouts.

The Science of Concussions and CTE - Bolts From The Blue
The NFL faces an uphill battle protecting players from head trauma and chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). CrimeTime31 is a real neuroscientist and is here to offer a boiled down perspective of what CTE is and the potential implications for football players.

Denver Broncos Videos

Wolfe Primed for Sophomore Season |
Defensive lineman Derek Wolfe talks about what he learned throughout the last year that he's applying to his second season.

Decker Talks Welker Addition, Team's Expectations |
Wide receiver Eric Decker talks about how Wes Welker will help the offense and the mood in the locker room at the start of the offseason program.

Meet the Tight Ends |
This year's top tight ends talk about why the they're ready to produce in the NFL.

Manning vs. Luck: What to expect - NFL Videos
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning makes his return to Indianapolis to take on Andrew Luck and the Colts in a matchup to remember.

Who can dethrone Ravens in AFC? - NFL Videos
Willie McGinest reveals whether the New England Patriots or Denver Broncos are more likely to unseat the Baltimore Ravens as AFC champions.

NFL Videos: Movie Trailers
Slot Machines. Broncos v. Patriots

Denver Broncos Blogs

Broncos likely to draft a defensive end, or maybe a defensive tackle - The Denver Post
Along their defensive front, the 2012 Broncos had a mix of blue-collar heavies and speedy pass rushers that produced extraordinary results.

For Alabama RB Eddie Lacy, will Denver Broncos trade up in NFL draft?
The Broncos are in a hurry to get to the Super Bowl. Is Alabama running back Eddie Lacy the missing piece to get to the Super Bowl in New York City?

Randy Gradishar to announce Broncos picks in second and third round | First-and-Orange — The Denver Post
Last year, the NFL starting honoring past greats on Day 2 of the draft by having them announce their former team’s selections in the second and third rounds.

Draft Memories Fuel Three Broncos |
For Eric Decker, Derek Wolfe and Wesley Woodyard, the draft doesn't always bring back positive memories. But all three use it as motivation.

Replacing Dumervil a Collaborative Effort |
Replacing Elvis Dumervil's production will come from more than just Von Miller.

Decker on board with Welker addition - AFC West Blog - ESPN
When the Denver Broncos signed Wes Welker last month, many league observers thought it could mean fewer receptions for starting receiver Eric Decker.

Scouting the 2013 Draft: SJSU tackle David Quessenberry - It's All Over, Fat Man!
We'll conclude our examination of tackle prospects with a look at David Quessenberry, a 6-5, 302-pounder out of San Jose State (NFL, NFLDS).

Once Undrafted, Broncos' Wesley Woodyard Spring-Loaded For Another Career Year - Predominantly Orange
Denver Broncos linebacker Wesley Woodyard was one of those rare gems that got lost in the swollen inbox of NFL scouts.

2013 NFL Draft: The Broncos Need a BMW | Bronco Planet
In a little more than a week, the Denver Broncos, along with 31 other teams, will be adding personnel to their rosters in the NFL’s yearly Draft.

Alvos do Draft 2013: Le'Veon Bell (RB) "
Seguindo a série dos nossos possíveis alvos no Draft 2013 da NFL, vamos analisar o perfil do running back Le’Veon Bell. Se o Denver Broncos realmente está procurando um halfback dos grandes, vai olhar para o Bell com atenção.

Jon Heath Sports Media: Broncos Like RB Le'Veon Bell's Versatility
With the 2013 NFL draft just nine days away, the Denver Broncos are honing in on some of their top prospects. One of those prospects is Michigan State running back Le'Veon Bell, who recently worked out for the team.

Mile High Sports | Matthews’ new deal of interest to Miller
The 26-year old pass-rusher out of USC announced today via twitter that he would be continuing his career with the Packers by signing an extension worth a reported five year, $65 million deal including $31 million guaranteed.

AFC West Division News

San Diego Chargers: Eric Weddle's belief is off-base
The San Diego Chargers finished their 2012 season with a 7-9 record, but that did not stop three time All-Pro safety Eric Weddle from saying "I feel like we’re the best team in the league."

Kansas City Chiefs offseason program: everything we know - Arrowhead Pride
The Kansas City Chiefs offseason program began on Monday, April 1. The Chiefs have OTAs scheduled for May 14-16, May 21-23 and May 28-31. Voluntary minicamp comes on April 16-18 while mandatory minicamp comes on June 4-6.

Raiders preseason, training camp date set - Silver And Black Pride
The Raiders have announced the exact dates and times of three of their preseason match-ups. That means we also have the date camp will begin.

Breaking Down New Bolts: King Dunlap - Bolts From The Blue
Looking at Coaches Tape to determine how new tackle King Dunlap will shape the San Diego Chargers offense.

Draft Needs: AFC West |
Having landed receiver Wes Welker and guard Luis Vasquez in free agency, the Broncos have added to Peyton Manning’s already dangerous arsenal — a slick and savvy route-runner from the slot and a Top-10 interior pass-blocker, respectively.

NFL News

Madden says "there will never be another" like Summerall | ProFootballTalk
Hall of Fame coach John Madden joined Wednesday’s Pro Football Talk to discuss the passing of his 21-year on-air partner, Pat Summerall.

Tim Tebow was sabotaged, private QB coach believes -
Quarterbacks coach Steve Clarkson worked with Tim Tebow earlier this offseason. He now has strong feelings about how the Denver Broncos and New York Jets sabotaged his client.

The biggest mistake made by agents | National Football Post
Overpricing a player in free agency can lead to the market drying up for the player’s services.

FOOTBALL OUTSIDERS: State of the Team: Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Greg Schiano has installed an old-school, two-back run game, which the Bucs had more and more success with as last season progressed.

NFL Free Agency News

Charles Woodson Rumors: 49ers Would Be Smart to Sign Aging Star | Bleacher Report
Charles Woodson is reportedly still on the San Francisco 49ers' radar, and he'd be a shrewd addition to the team's loaded defense in 2013...

NFL news roundup: Clay Matthews extension, Eagles practicing new offense and more -
Just eight days away from the draft, it was announced that Clay Matthews and the Packers reached a long-term agreement. The Eagles are also practicing a new offense. Here's what else happened on Wednesday.

2013 NFL Draft News

NFP Mock Draft - Version 12.0 | National Football Post
28. Denver Broncos: Datone Jones, DE, UCLA, Senior: After losing Elvis Dumervil the Broncos make the quick move to replace him by adding the strong and athletic Jones. He has the talent to be a dominant pass rusher and impact run defender.

Who are they after? | National Football Post
The Falcons were 503 seconds from a spot in February’s Super Bowl before a Frank Gore touchdown decimated Atlanta’s championship dreams and sent the organization dejectedly into the offseason. To get so close only to come up empty had to sting, but in the aftermath of Atlanta’s NFC Championship game defeat, the franchise no doubt looked to the bright side.

Chiefs leaning toward Fisher? Ansah older than thought? More news leading up to the draft -
With the draft just over a week away, there is a lot left to figure out. Starting with what Kansas City could be doing with the top pick, and a question about a birth certificate.

2013 NFL Mock Draft Rounds 1-3: Menelik Watson, Arthur Brown To Chicago Bears? |
With the 2013 NFL Draft just around the corner, it’s time to unveil team-by-team projections for the first three rounds before the three-day festivities kick into swing on April 25. Here’s part nine of the series on the Chicago Bears.

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