Broncos' difficult decision to trade Demaryius Thomas should lead to more

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — John Elway’s Tuesday morning conversation with wide receiver Demaryius Thomas was understandably difficult. How could it not be to let the longest-tenured Bronco know he’d been traded to the Houston Texans? “It was hard,” Elway said Tuesday. “It’s always hard. I told him, too, I know it’s hard with everything that he was …

'We've got to score touchdowns': Broncos focused on punctuating drives with

“Finish” is a key theme for the Denver Broncos this week. In Week 4 against the Chiefs, the Broncos had a 10-point lead in the fourth quarter only to fall late, 27-23. Players feel that if they play how they played in the first three quarters for an entire 60 minutes, they’ll leave Arrowhead Stadium …

Sanders' touchdown throw and catch punctuate Broncos offense's breakout day

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Emmanuel Sanders said he was done with acrobatics. No more flips into the end zone. After the one he did to open the season against Seattle, the nine-year veteran said he would be strictly earth-bound when crossing the goal line going forward. But when he not only caught a touchdown but also …

'No backing down': Von Miller's guarantee brings out best in himself, Broncos

GLENDALE, Ariz. — In the moments after he backed up his guarantee, Von Miller gripped the podium in the visiting media room at State Farm Stadium and seemed to breathe a sigh of relief.  “It’s over with,” Miller said with a smile. “Honestly, it puts a whole lot of pressure on me.”  He and his Broncos …

Cover 4: Broncos snap streak in dominant fashion with 45-10 win vs. Cardinals

GLENDALE, Ariz. — That. Will. Work. The Broncos needed a win to snap a four-game losing streak and get their season back on track, and they did that in emphatic fashion as they grabbed a 45-10 win over the Cardinals on “Thursday Night Football.” Linebacker Todd Davis took a Josh Rosen interception to the house …