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Saturday is coming and the Broncos face another big test. I wish the 49ers and Seahawks were games 2 and 3, but oh well. The second game usually shows the first team a bit longer, so it will be interesting to see how it plays out.

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Jon Heath Sports Media: Clady, DRC Return to Practice
On Day 13 (19 including non-practice days) of training camp, the Denver Broncos hit the field with enthusiasm—specifically running back Knowshon Moreno, who came out of the locker room singing, again.

Upon Further Review: at 49ers |
It drives some of us in the mic-and-laptop set nuts when a coach or player at a post-game press conference says, "I'll have to look at the tape," but there's actually a lot of truth to that statement. It's impossible to see everything that's happening in real time; that's why I watch games again -- and, frequently, again.

Denver Broncos News & Blogs

Best of Week Two |
View the best pictures from the second week of Broncos training camp.

Camp Journal: Montee Ball on Game 1 |
Running through that tunnel Thursday night -- it felt great. That's what I was looking forward to. That's why we play the game. It's for the fans and obviously because we love it. You just love to run out of the tunnel with your teammates, because it's time to play some football.

NFL notes: Broncos rookie C.J. Anderson getting noticed | The Salt Lake Tribune
An undrafted college free agent has made Denver’s Week 1 roster in each of the last nine seasons. C.J. Anderson aims to keep that streak going.

Fantasy Football Focus: Montee Ball | Fanspeak's AFC West Blog
Montee Ball, the two-time All-American and all-time FBS touchdown leader at the University of Wisconsin, is now a member of the Denver Broncos and has already become one of the most speculated fantasy football prospects for the upcoming season. Although Ball is slated behind Ronnie Hillman on the Broncos’ depth chart, many fantasy experts are still picking him as a potential breakout player.

Colquitt a Bronco Through 2016 |
Sunday afternoon, the Broncos and punter Britton Colquitt agreed to terms on a three-year contract extension.

Britton Colquitt agrees to new Broncos deal, now among NFL's richest punters - The Denver Post
Take that big brother. The Broncos have agreed to terms on a new four-year, $13 million contract with punter Britton Colquitt.

Zac Dysert Hoping to Bring Ohio Success to Broncos - Predominantly Orange
Football may be a religion in Texas, but in Ohio, the sport is king. Need proof? The NFL Hall of Fame is located in Canton. McKinley High School and its Fawcett Field (home to the Hall of Fame game) sit right next door to where the busts of the greatest of the greatest reside.

Broncos First Practice Back After Preseason Game - Predominantly Orange
The Broncos took to the field again for the first time since their preseason win over the San Francisco 49ers. It was a lively practice for a group of guys that crawled into bed at 4:00 a.m. Friday morning.

AFC West Rival Roundup

ReFo: Cowboys @ Raiders, Preseason Week 1 |
This was an interesting game to watch – we saw Tony Romo and Jason Witten, among others in their first preseason action after sitting out the Hall of Fame game, as well as the second look at Dallas’ defense under Monte Kiffen.

Andre Gurode getting first team reps at right guard - Silver And Black Pride
In Raiders' training camp practice today, recently signed offensive lineman, Andre Gurode was getting reps with the first team at right guard, replacing Mike Brisiel.

Kansas City Chiefs preseason, first drive for the defense: Attack! - Arrowhead Pride
Yes, it's the preseason, but the Chiefs defense stuffed Drew Brees and a potent New Orleans offense on the first drive using different looks and new wrinkles.

Eric Fisher's injury woes now include a shoulder; Chiefs RT misses practice on Sunday - Arrowhead Pride
The injuries are starting to pile up for Kansas City Chiefs rookie Eric Fisher but it doesn't appear that any of them are too serious.

Tom Telesco taking steps to improve the San Diego Chargers franchise off the field - Bolts From The Blue
It's been just a few months since Tom Telesco was hired as General Manager of the San Diego Chargers, and he's already done more to improve the franchise off the field than anyone could've expected.

Which San Diego Chargers WR will take Danario Alexander's starting spot? - Bolts From The Blue
New BFTB staff member Kevin Grauel looks through the possible candidates to take over as starting WR for the San Diego Chargers after Danario Alexander's season-ending injury.

NFL News & Blogs

Seahawks Preview: Another Revolution is Coming | The MMQB with Peter King
When Percy Harvin hits the field (eventually), Seattle's read-option just might become unstoppable. And with that defense, how could they not be contenders?

Five NFL General Managers Looking Good or Bad So Far | NFL Mocks
Players get all the press but none of them would have the notoriety they do unless an NFL general manager takes the leap to give them that shot.

Santonio Holmes injury: Some feel Jets WR 'milking' foot issue -
Santonio Holmes is recovering from a lisfranc surgery, and some people in the Jets' organization think he is milking that recovery, according to ESPN New York.

Chip Kelly, Michael Vick & Nick Foles on Eagles QB competition after first preseason game - Bleeding Green Nation
The 3 key figures in the Eagles QB competition comment after preseason game #1.

Dallas Clark, Baltimore Ravens agree to contract -
Dallas Clark and the Baltimore Ravens agreed in principle on a contract Sunday night. At 34 years old, is the free-agent tight end still a receiving threat?

Browns' Joe Banner condemns Bernie Kosar's on-air comments -
Cleveland Browns CEO Joe Banner has called former quarterback Bernie Kosar's on-air criticism of the St. Louis Rams "unprofessional."

Preseason Week 1: Top 10 plays - NFL Videos
Football is back! Find out who will take the top spot as we count down the top 10 plays from the first week of preseason action.

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