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Trevor Siemian might have won QB job

The starting quarterback job in Denver appears to be Trevor Siemian‘s to lose after Saturday night. It was as much about what Paxton Lynch didn’t do as it was about what Siemian did in the Broncos’ 33-14 victory over the 49ers. Lynch, a first-round pick in 2016, started and led the Broncos on three scoring [more]

Von Miller, most of Broncos defense won’t play tonight

Broncos fans will watch with interest tonight to see how the team’s quarterbacks perform, but that’s about all they will have to see. Denver will play few defensive starters, the team announced in pregame. All-Pro linebacker Von Miller has yet to play in the preseason, and he will have to wait until at least next [more]

Saturday one-liners

When it comes to the anthem protests, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin has opted to say nothing. Ravens TE Maxx Williams has been dubbed a “sneaky athlete” by coach John Harbaugh. Bengals LB Hardy Nickerson Jr. participated in 34 total snaps in the preseason opener. One specific moment from Browns QB DeShone Kizer in the preseason [more]

C.J. Beathard will be No. 2 quarterback for 49ers on Saturday

The 49ers used Matt Barkley as their No. 2 quarterback in their first preseason game, but they’ll go in a different direction against the Broncos this weekend. 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan said Thursday that rookie C.J. Beathard will relieve Brian Hoyer after Hoyer and the first-team offense play somewhere in the neighborhood of 20 plays. [more]

Friday morning one-liners

Penalties remain a problem for the Bills. Thursday night wasn’t a strong one for the Dolphins offensive line. LB Kyle Van Noy feels confident when the Patriots ask him to drop into pass coverage. Jets OL Jonotthan Harrison would like to be a detective when his football career is over. K Justin Tucker set up [more]

John Elway is fine with protests, within reason and with action

Broncos executive John Elway doesn’t mind his players exercising their right to protest, as long as they satisfy a few conditions. First, he wants to make sure their primary focus is on football. But he also wants anyone who does to make their protests meaningful by following up with action, the way Broncos linebacker Brandon [more]

Aqib Talib on tiff with Pierre Garςon: “I’ve been in real fights; that was nothing”

Aqib Talib and Pierre Garςon mixed it up during a joint practice between their teams. But apparently all’s well that ends well as the two posed for a photo with Von Miller after the practice ended. “At the end of the practice, they were sitting, laughing with each other, talking,” 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan said, [more]

John Lynch: Joint practices “great opportunity” to explore trades

When teams hold joint practices during the summer, there’s often talk about the benefits that come from working against other players after spending weeks with the familiar faces on their own roster. The 49ers hope to get some of those benefits while working with the Broncos this week, but that’s not the only potential plus [more]

Thursday morning one-liners

Philadelphia is just another business trip for Bills coach Sean McDermott now. The Dolphins took a look at some veteran LB depth. The Patriots got a chance to catch up with old friend Mike Vrabel during their workouts with the Texans. Jets LB Darron Lee gained nine pounds this offseason to play with more “physicality.” [more]

Tuesday morning one-liners

The Bills are looking for a cornerback to take over for Ronald Darby. Dolphins rookie DE Charles Harris is trying to play faster. RB Rex Burkhead is starting to show what kind of role he can play for the Patriots. Jets RB Matt Forte is dealing with a hamstring injury for the second straight summer. [more]

Monday morning one-liners

The Bills remain concerned about T Cordy Glenn‘s foot. The Dolphins are pleased with what they’ve seen from their rookie defensive linemen. A look at how the Patriots roster is shaping up. Jets LB Frank Beltre is trying to become the first player born in the Dominican Republic to play in the NFL. LB Matthew [more]

John Fox compares hype around Mitch Trubisky to Tim Tebow

In Chicago, the hype surrounding Bears rookie quarterback Mitchell Trubisky has reached a fever pitch after his strong performance in Thursday’s preseason opener. Bears coach John Fox has seen this before. Fox said the excitement fans have for Trubisky reminds him of what he experienced as the coach of the Broncos when Tebowmania hit in [more]

Mike Glennon doesn’t want to put too much pressure on next game

Bears coach John Fox said that there won’t be a change to the depth chart at quarterback because Mitchell Trubisky had a good game against the Broncos after starter Mike Glennon struggled in his first outing with the team. Would there be a change if things played out the same way against the Cardinals in [more]

Sunday morning one-liners

WR Jordan Matthews worked out with Bills QB Tyrod Taylor during the offseason a couple of years ago. Said Dolphins WR Kenny Stills of signing autographs after camp practices, “Honestly, I just want the fans here in Miami to see the love that we give them and hope it’s reciprocated. I know there’s a lot [more]

Derek Wolfe “dodged a bullet” with sprained ankle

Broncos defensive lineman Derek Wolfe was carted off the field at practice on Saturday, leading to fears of a serious injury that would keep a key part of the Denver defense off the field for an extended period of time. Wolfe will be out for a bit, but the diagnosis didn’t fulfill the worst-case scenario. [more]