Broncos hire former agent as new salary cap director

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have hired former sports agent Rich Hurtado as the team's new lead contract negotiator, completing general manager John Elway's major shakeup of his personne...

Broncos hire Mike Shula as new quarterbacks coach

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos completed their U-turn on offense Tuesday by hiring veteran NFL assistant Mike Shula as their quarterbacks coach. Shula and new offensive ...

Tom Brady headliner even in the Super Bowl he's sitting out

Tom Brady is sitting out the Super Bowl for the first time since the Denver Broncos walloped him 23 times in the AFC championship four years ago, sending a hobbled Peyton Manning to the big game for ...

Anquan Boldin shares poignant inspiration for social justice

Players Coalition co-founder Anquan Boldin shared a poignant personal tragedy in the signature public service spot of the NFL's Inspire Change platform during Sunday's conference championship games. ...

Tom Brady most dominant player in AFC championship history

Tom Brady has been synonymous with the AFC championship for the last two decades. Thirteen times he played for the Lamar Hunt Trophy and nine times he won it, besting MVP Patrick Mah...

Broncos' Courtland Sutton in for DeAndre Hopkins ín Pro Bowl

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Broncos wide receiver Courtland Sutton was dejected a month ago over his Pro Bowl snub and resolved to make it into the NFL's annual all-star game in 2020. "...

Broncos hire ex-Giants coach Pat Shurmur as play-caller

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Denver Broncos coach Vic Fangio hired former New York Giants coach Pat Shurmur as his offensive coordinator on Tuesday. Shurmur becomes the Broncos' fifth of...

Bye week hazardous for Chiefs and Ravens, but KC survives

The San Francisco 49ers and Green Bay Packers used their bye week to rest, relax and recharge. Now they'll meet in the NFC championship for the first time since 1997, when Reggie Wh...

Broncos fire offensive coordinator Rich Scangarello

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Broncos are looking for their fifth offensive coordinator in five seasons after Vic Fangio changed his mind about keeping his coaching staff intact and fired Rich Scangarello ...

NFL adds 6 grassroots groups to Inspire Change Initiative

The NFL is awarding new grants to six social justice organizations as part of its " Inspire Change " initiative that emphasizes education and economic development, community and police relations, and ...

Tom Brady, Drew Brees exit early in changing of the QB guard

Suddenly, the old guard looks rather old. Tom Brady, who wants to keep playing next season at age 43, was overshadowed on wild-card weekend by a QB who threw for just 72 yards. ...

San Francisco roars back into playoffs as NFC's top seed

For the first time since 1997, the San Francisco 49ers are the top seed in the NFC playoffs, a stunning turnaround for a team that owned the second overall pick in the NFL draft just nine months ago. ...

Brady, Patriots don't get usual R&R heading into playoffs

Tom Brady and the defending champion New England Patriots aren't getting their usual bye week to rest, relax and recharge. Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens earned the AFC's top...

Final drive of regular-season finale featured everything

Fittingly, the final game of the 2019 NFL regular season came down to instant replay and a matter of inches on a goal-line stand by San Francisco that included a costly delay-of-game penalty on Seattl...

John Elway declares Drew Lock starting QB heading into 2020

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — For the first time since Super Bowl 50, John Elway heads into an offseason not looking to change his head coach, starting quarterback or locker room chemistry. ...