From Trevor Siemian's sub-par passing night to the struggles with the run on both sides of the ball to the end of some statistical streaks, here are the numbers of note for the Orange & Blue coming out of Week 9.
Sure, the focus will be on the strength-vs.-strength matchup Sunday night in Oakland, but the Orange & Blue's young offensive players must also step up their games and take advantage of a suspect Raiders defense.
Not only is Sunday night the matchup between the two best teams in the AFC West, it also features two of the NFL’s best units: the Denver Broncos secondary and the Oakland Raiders passing game. And they get to go head-to-head with one another on primetime.
The Orange & Blue have won five straight AFC West titles, but there are several signifcant hurdles in the way of a sixth. We size up the biggest threats to derail the Broncos' Express.
Recent draft history shows us the "can't-miss" quarterbacks selected early often do, leaving some overlooked later-pick gems to be discovered.
Odds are the former Broncos' QB will face his former teammates in his first official start with the Texans as we run down the list of possible Orange & Blue opponents for the 2016 regular-season opener.
With the five-time defending division champs and Super Bowl 50-winning Broncos scrambling to retain as many of their key free agents as possible, the division's other three teams are dealing with their own priorities. The Raiders, with the second-most cap space in the league, shape up to be big spenders.
Who: Denver Broncos (10-2) vs. Oakland Raiders (5-7) What: 2015 Week 14 When: 2:05 p.m. MST, Sunday, Dec. 13 Where: Sports Authority Field at Mile High TV: CBS Announcers: Ian Eagle, Dan Fouts Radio: KOA (850 AM), The Fox (103.5 FM) Odds: Broncos -6.5; O/U 43.5 Notable: Thanks to a 24-2-2 run from 1963-76, the Raiders still own a…...
Five weeks remaining in the regular season and only one game separating the New England Patriots, Cincinnati Bengals and your Denver Broncos – the top three teams in the American Football Conference. Who will emerge with the No. 1 seed? Which team will be forced to play an extra game in the wild-card round? Soon it will be Christmas…...
Von Miller is a monster. For Broncos fans, he’s a lovable monster. For opposing quarterbacks, he’s a sack-loving, football-stealing monster. In the third quarter of the Denver Broncos – Oakland Raiders game, Miller sacked Derek Carr. But it wasn’t just that he hit the Raiders’ quarterback, he ripped the ball out of Carr’s hands like a cheetah stealing a…...