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Zach Allen picking J.J. Watt’s brain while trying to prove himself with Broncos

Broncos defensive lineman Zach Allen won’t be lining up alongside J.J. Watt this season, but he’s hoping his former teammate keeps helping him produce on the field.Allen signed a three-year, $45.75 million contract with Denver after spending the last four seasons with the Cardinals. Watt was his teammate for the last two seasons and Allen [more]

Mike McGlinchey: We have a good shot to help Russell Wilson get to higher heights than before

Tackle Mike McGlinchey has seen plenty of Russell Wilson over the years, but he’s getting a new view of the quarterback this spring.McGlinchey signed with the Broncos after spending five seasons with the 49ers and Wilson was quarterbacking the Seahawks for the first four of those years. The NFC West teams faced off twice a [more]

Sean Payton: Use of third quarterback will vary by team

The NFL brought back the emergency quarterback rule this week, with specific restrictions that could make it something other than a no-brainer for NFL teams to use.On Thursday, Broncos coach Sean Payton explained that, given the restrictions on its use, not every team will take advantage of the new third quarterback rule.“If you carry three [more]

Javonte Williams participated in Thursday’s OTA on “limited” basis

The Broncos have seemed to be increasingly hopeful that running back Javonte Williams will be ready to go when the regular season rolls around.The latest reason for positivity? Williams participated in Thursday’s OTA practice.Coach Sean Payton, who never likes to say much about injured players and who is not required to say anything in the [more]

Shannon Sharpe’s L.A. home was burglarized last week

At a time when Hall of Fame tight end Shannon Sharpe has been sued for allegedly defaming Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre after essentially calling Favre a thief, Sharpe has been victimized by thieves.Hopefully, Favre has an alibi. (I’m joking, Lorenzo.)According to, Sharpe’s L.A. home was burglarized last week. Thieves allegedly absconded with [more]

Sean Payton excited by what 35-year-old safety Kareem Jackson can still do

At age 35, Broncos safety Kareem Jackson is slated to be the oldest defensive back in the NFL this season. Only two defensive backs older than Jackson played last year. One of them, Devin McCourty, has announced his retirement. The other, Josh Norman, played in only two games last year and is not under contract [more]

Sean Payton explains decision to release Brandon McManus

The Broncos surprisingly released kicker Brandon McManus earlier this week. It arguably shouldn’t have been a surprise.“Ultimately, you’re constantly looking at what’s in the best interest for your team,” head coach Sean Payton told reporters. “A lot of the time, money and what your ‘musts’ are come into it. You guys know this better than [more]

Russell Wilson says he’s “lean and mean ready to go,” won’t say how much weight he lost

Broncos quarterback Russell Wilson has noticeably lost weight this offseason, although he’s not saying how much.“I feel great. I feel lean and mean ready to go. And focused,” Wilson said, via Mike Klis of 9 News in Denver.But Wilson didn’t want to talk about specifically how many pounds he’s down from last year.“I’m not worried [more]

Javonte Williams doing limited work at Broncos OTAs

Broncos head coach Sean Payton said recently that there was a chance running back Javonte Williams will avoid starting training camp on the physically unable to perform list and those hopes are getting higher during OTAs.Payton told reporters on Thursday that Williams is taking part in the team’s practice sessions this spring.“He’s working in a [more]

Brett Favre’s case against Shannon Sharpe continues

Two weeks ago, Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre settled his defamation lawsuit against Pat McAfee, for no actual cash settlement. Favre’s case against Shannon Sharpe continues.Sharpe has filed a motion to dismiss the case. On Wednesday, Favre filed a 24-page legal brief opposing the motion.In the brief, a copy of which PFT has reviewed, [more]

Elliott Fry, Parker White join Brett Maher in Broncos kicker tryouts

The Broncos released Brandon McManus this week and they began looking for a new kicker on Wednesday.As reported on Tuesday, former Cowboys kicker Brett Maher was in for a workout. According to multiple reports, Elliott Fry and Parker White were also in to try out of the team.None of the players have signed contracts with [more]

Brett Maher will work out for Broncos

The Broncos released kicker Brandon McManus with a post-June 1 designation to save $3.75 million on their salary cap. They now have to find a replacement.To that end, the team will work out Brett Maher on Wednesday, according to multiple reports. Maher was with Broncos coach Sean Payton in New Orleans in 2021.The Cowboys decided [more]

Cameron Fleming will re-sign with Broncos

Veteran offensive tackle Cameron Fleming is re-signing with the Broncos on a one-year deal worth up to $4 million, Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports.Fleming spent the past two seasons in Denver and started 19 games at left or right tackle. He played 976 offensive snaps and 58 on special teams last season.He had free [more]

Tyler Lancaster signs with Broncos

The Broncos added a defensive lineman to their roster on Tuesday.Field Yates of ESPN reports that they have signed defensive tackle Tyler Lancaster to the 90-man roster. There’s no word on the terms of the deal.Lancaster made the Packers after going undrafted in 2018 and played four seasons with the team before moving on to [more]

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