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Denver Broncos News: Horse Tracks - 8/16/13

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The Denver Broncos need to find some feel good stories and make them the headlines for the rest of preseason. These bad news stories are really putting a damper on my pre-regular season excitement. As a fan, I demand change. Oh wait, I did watch the Phillip Rivers play last night. bwahahahaha

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2013 Broncos Training Camp-The Kaptain’s Log Day 15: Last Day | Bronco Planet
The last day of the Denver Broncos 2013 Training Camp has arrived. It is bittersweet to be sure, but all good things come to an end. Looking on the bright side, it means the regular season is that much closer. However, there are 3 more preseason games of player evaluation before the August 27th cut down date and the August 31st final 53 are named.

Five Thoughts as Camp Concludes |
Which five areas stand out the most as training camp 2013 comes to a close?

Denver Broncos Videos

Camp Closure Just Next Step |
Training camp is over but there's still work to do before the season opener, starting with Saturday night's preseason game against the Seahawks.

Exclusive Highlights from Final Day of Camp |
There were plenty of highlights from the last day of camp and BTV has them all right here.

Bailey on Breaking Camp, Playing Seattle |
Cornerback Champ Bailey talks to the press after the team's final practice of training camp.

Manning Talks Wrapping Camp, DirecTV Rap Video |
Peyton Manning talks to the press after the team's final practice of training camp.

1-on-1 with NASCAR's Kurt Busch |
Editor Gray Caldwell goes 1-on-1 with NASCAR driver and Peyton Manning fan Kurt Busch.

Fox on Anderson Injury, Wrapping Up Camp |
Head Coach John Fox talks to the press after the last practice of training camp.

Denver Broncos News & Blogs

Broncos Prepare for Seahawks, Crowd Noise |
After practicing with artificial crowd noise on Thursday, the Broncos look forward to playing in Seattle against Russell Wilson and the Seahawks.

Trindon Holliday is fast, furious and "fumbly" as Broncos return man - Denver Post
Hochmans Happy Hour: Each weekday near quittin time, Denver Post sports columnist Benjamin Hochman primes readers for barstool banter. In this installment, Hochman talks to Trindon Holliday, who is so fast, hes already done reading this column.

Von Miller out of Broncos training camp; meeting with NFL still pending - Denver Post
The Broncos took the field for their final day of training camp Thursday without defensive leader Von Miller.

C.J. Anderson carted off Broncos practice field with knee injury - Denver Post
Broncos running back C.J. Anderson, who had a breakout performance in last weeks preseason game at San Francisco, was carted off the practice field Thursday with a right knee injury.

Peyton Manning pleased with Broncos effort in physical training camp - Denver Post
As the 2013 version of Broncos training camp drew to a close on Thursday, quarterback Peyton Manning said he felt a sense of accomplishment about what the team had done over the last two weeks.

Stewart Bradley looking to replace Von Miller as Broncos training camp ends - Denver Post
A review of what went down at Broncos training camp practice on Thursday, as it appears Stewart Bradley is on a crash course for his second start of the preseason.

Broncos move forward on plans for indoor practice facility for 2014 season - Denver Post
The Denver Broncos are moving forward with plans to build an indoor practice facility and hope to have it ready sometime in the 2014 season.

Appeal hearing regarding suspension of Broncos' Von Miller delayed | USA Today
On the final day of training camp, the Denver Broncos got their first glimpse of what the defense might look like should linebacker Von Miller eventually lose an appeal and serve a four-game suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

Broncos End Camp Without Von Miller, With Speaker Simulated Crowd Noise - Predominantly Orange
The Denver Broncos wrapped up their training camp Thursday without one of their biggest stars on the field.

AFC West Rival Roundup

Open Thread: San Diego Chargers at Chicago Bears, 2nd Half (preseason) - Bolts From The Blue
The score is 20-7 after the first half, but the story of this game will be how poor the first-team Chargers offense looked against the first-team Bears defense (that benched their top defensive linemen for the game). Philip Rivers and his offensive line looked really terrible, at least as far as a passing game goes. (Giggle)

What NFL player do you just love to hate? - Bolts From The Blue
The NFL is full of those particular players that make us seethe for one reason or another. Which players in the NFL just get under your skin?

Here's to hoping Kansas City Chiefs' Jamaal Charles gets a shot - Arrowhead Pride
Nobody deserves a shot at winning a Super Bowl ring more than KC Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles.

Veldheer injury might be more costly than you'd think - Silver And Black Pride
While losing a left tackle would hurt any team, the Raiders might be more devastated by the injury than others.

NFL News & Blogs

Report: Jameel McClain Takes Pay Cut - Baltimore Beat Down
The Baltimore Sun reports that inside linebacker Jameel McClain accepted a pay cut for the 2014 season.

Gridiron Olypmians -
It’s Week 1 of the 2013 NFL season, and the New England Patriots have made their way west to Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, N.Y., to take on the Bills.

Inspirational artwork in celebration of the Patriots' forthcoming Brett Favre Era -
Despite all reports to the contrary, Tom Brady's knee injury will totally force him into retirement. But when God closes a window, He opens a door. Time for the ol' Gunslinger to lace 'em up and teach all these kids a thing or two.

Brandon Weeden lighting up the Lions -
Brandon Weeden is off to a fast start Thursday with two touchdown passes in the first half against the Lions.

LeSean McCoy can cut just fine -
Who says there's nothing to see in the preseason? On Thursday, Eagles running back LeSean McCoy wanted to help fans forget all about paying full price to watch exhibition football.

The NFL and CTE: Understanding the disease, exploding one big myth - Turf Show Times
Scientists are learning more and more about the relationship between neurological diseases and head trauma. Dr. Robert Stern a Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery at Boston University and a lead researcher on CTE explains more about what is known, what isn't, and what's next...

Feeling the Pain of the Preseason | The MMQB with Peter King
Big-time injuries have plagued this year's training camp. More and more, the risk of getting hurt impacts how business is getting done in the NFL

True Receiving Yards, Part I | Football Perspective
As you guys know, Neil Paine is the man. Here’s the latest reason: he came up with a metric called True Receiving Yards, the latest in a long line of thoughts in our Wide Receiver Project. So, what are True Receiving Yards?

Tim Tebow Must Improve Accuracy to Survive Patriots' Final Cuts | Bleacher Report
Josh McDaniels' pet project got plenty of work in against the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 1 of the preseason. Ryan Mallett was banged up early, which opened the door for a heavy dose of Tebow time.

Who to Watch: Preseason Week 2 |
Needs to show: Ihenacho needs to continue to impress in coverage. He did have one misstep against the 49ers when he tracked a corner route too far, allowing an easy first down on a curl route.

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