The heat wasn't too hot for the San Francisco 49ers as they took down Denver 24-15 in the Broncos' third preseason game. The score, however, isn't what matters in the preseason. Here's who's trending up and who's trending down with two weeks left until cut day.
The Broncos’ offense struggled on Friday, to put it nicely. For the first half of practice, it appeared the defense was following their lead. Justin Simmons put an end to that.
As of Thursday’s practice, the Broncos have been on the training-camp grind for a full week. There was a new twist on Thursday.
On Thursday morning, the Broncos not only kicked off their training camp but kicked off training camp across the NFL as they prepare for the Hall of Fame game a mere two weeks away.
With a special group of edge rushers and cornerbacks, the Denver Broncos already have the making for a potentially elite pass defense. The missing piece is increased depth among both units, which is why we went back to the tape to analyze some of the most intriguing contributors on the second unit and beyond.
Some of the following roster battles will determine who will make the 53-man roster, while others will actually have a significant impact on the field this year.
The 2018 rookie class made John Elway look like a genius. What will they do in their sophomore campaign?
Riding a mile high after their 24-17 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, the Broncos were brought back down to earth as they were hit hard with bad news on the injury front Monday.
There isn't a single word to describe how bad the Broncos were in the penalty department on Sunday against the Ravens.
The Denver Broncos recently added cornerback Adam 'Pacman' Jones in an attempt to shore up a weak spot on their defense, the third corner. We went back to the tape to see what Jones brings to the table and how he stacks up against the other contenders for the position on the Broncos roster.
On Monday, in the team’s first practice since Kelly’s standout first preseason game, No. 6 was running with the two’s.
On Wednesday, the Broncos’ veteran had the day off. Their replacements made it hard to notice their absence.
Depth charts don’t always tell the full story. Thus, on the day the team released their first depth chart, here’s how things are stacking up on the field.