Teddy Bridgewater is hobbling this week. The Broncos believe he'll be ready on Thursday. But if not, they must show the trust they've said they have in Drew Lock.
In 2018, just two days before Denver played Arizona, Von Miller correctly predicted the Broncos were going to "kick their ass."
On Tuesday, nearly exactly three years later, Von made a similar vow for Thursday's game against the Browns.
The Denver Broncos' starting inside linebackers didn't just suffer one torn pec. The group suffered two.
Here's how the Broncos will try and replace Josey Jewell and Alexander Johnson.
On paper, the Denver Broncos' pass defense is as good as it gets.
On paper, it's a dream.
The past three weeks, however, that dream has merely been a dream.
On Sunday, Derek Carr exposed them yet again.
Is it fixable?
After two straight losses, the Broncos can instantly shift the momentum in their favor this weekend by beating the Las Vegas Raiders at home.
Will Denver be able to get the much-needed win and keep their season on track?
So far this season, the Broncos have seven special-teams penalties; only the Cowboys and Jets have more. Their 70 yards in special-teams infractions is the second-most in the NFL; only the Jets have done worse.
In the first there weeks of the season, the Broncos' offense and defense were off to incredible starts.
Then more difficult competition hit and knocked both units near the bottom of the entire NFL.
Denver's fall has been drastic in nearly every single statistical category.
So who are the real Broncos?
Despite initially signing to the practice squad, John Brown could be suiting up in Orange & Blue as soon as Sunday.
After Denver's second-straight loss on Sunday, Vic Fangio stated he was concerned with the Broncos' offense.
Have he and the players lost faith in Pat Shurmur?
The head coach addressed that on Monday.
The Denver Broncos and slow starts have been tied at the hip for half a decade.
The issue transcends starting QBs and head coaches.
After Denver’s slow start on Sunday, Teddy Bridgewater had a suggestion for how Denver can start games faster.
Victory was in the Broncos’ hands at Heinz Field, and they dropped it like a greased bottle of ketchup. Now they must clean up the mess.
Will the Broncos suffer a week-long hangover on the road against the Steelers or will they be able to bounce back to their winning ways?
"I believe in running the football," Pat Shurmur said. And when the Broncos stayed on schedule last week, they were true to his belief.
Despite sitting on top of the AFC—albeit with six other teams—at 3-1, Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers is as crucial of a game as any team will find just five weeks into the season.
It means “everything” for the Denver Broncos.
Finally, there's good news along they injury front for the Denver Broncos.
After missing nearly 10 starters at one point during Sunday's 23-7 loss to the Ravens, the Broncos are on the mend.