Login  |   Register
On Now
Coming Up
  • Sun., Sep. 25, 2016 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM MDT GAMEDAY: Broncos at Bengals
    Broncos at Bengals
    Sunday, September 25 • 11AM MDT • CBS
    Week 3





  • Sun., Oct. 02, 2016 2:05 PM - 5:00 PM MDT GAMEDAY: Broncos at Buccs
    Broncos at Buccaneers
    Sunday, October 2 • 2:05PM MDT • CBS
    Week 4





  • Sun., Oct. 02, 2016 2:05 PM - 5:00 PM MDT GAMEDAY: Falcons vs. Broncos
    Falcons vs. Broncos
    Sunday, October 9 • 2:05PM MDT • FOX
    Week 5 • A Crucial Catch • presented by U.S. Bank





  • Mon., Oct. 03, 2016 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM MDT Hometown Huddle Hometown Huddle
    Date: Monday 10/3 5-7 pm
    Location: UCHealth Training Facility
    Description: Annual celebration of Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver kids participating in the NFL PLAY 60 Challenge.
  • Fri., Oct. 07, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM MDT Crush Night Out Crush Night Out
    October 7, 2016
    6PM - 9:30PM
    Sports Authority Field at Mile High

    Members:
    Click here to purchase tickets


    Crush Night Out is our most popular event and one that most of our members look forward to attending every year. The event provides Crush members with photo and autograph opportunities from their favorite Broncos players as well as a fun night out with friends. This event is normally held in early fall at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.

    Membership is free. Not a Crush Member? REGISTER HERE


  • Thu., Oct. 13, 2016 6:25 PM - 9:30 PM MDT GAMEDAY: Broncos at Chargers
    Broncos at Chargers
    Thursday, October 13 • 6:25PM MDT • CBS / NFLN
    Week 6





  • Sat., Oct. 15, 2016 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM MDT Trick-or-Treat Party

    Trick-or-Treat Party
    October 15 • 10AM - 2PM
    Sports Authority Field at Mile High

    For more information visit Broncosbunch.com

  • Mon., Oct. 24, 2016 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM MDT GAMEDAY: Texans vs. Broncos
    Texans vs. Broncos
    Monday, October 24 • 6:30PM MDT • ESPN
    Week 7 • NFL Homecoming • Ring of Fame Ceremony • presented by Bud Light





  • Sun., Oct. 30, 2016 2:05 PM - 5:00 PM MDT GAMEDAY: Chargers vs. Broncos
    Chargers vs. Broncos
    Sunday, October 30 • 2:05PM MDT • CBS
    Week 8 • Halloween Extravaganza • presented by Nationwide





  • Tue., Nov. 01, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM MDT Drive for Life Drive for Life
    Date: Tuesday 11/1, 8 am – 5 pm
    Location: Sports Authority Field at Mile High
    Description: 19th annual community blood drive in partnership with Bonfils Blood Center. Appointments are not needed, for more information please visit: www.bonfils.org
Print
RSS

Broncos Make PFF Team of the Week

Posted Sep 25, 2013

Three Broncos were named to Pro Football Focus' Week 3 Team of the Week and one more was named an honorable mention.

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – With Week 3 in the books – and on the tape – Pro Football Focus has released its Team of the Week and it includes three Broncos plus an honorable mention.

After setting the record for the most touchdown passes in the first three games of a season, quarterback Peyton Manning was selected to PFF’s Team of the Week. His performance Monday night was the highest graded performance by a quarterback in the 2013 season according to the site's grading system.

He connected on 86.5 percent of his passes – the best mark of his career when throwing more than 20 times – and hit 9-of-12 passes aimed more than 10 yards in the air.

“I think he has started where he left off last year and improved on that,” Head Coach John Fox said of Manning after the Monday night win. “We added some weapons, I think personnel-wise our guys have brought in some guys that have helped us. And he’s an incredible player as far as the way he prepares and he communicates things to his teammates.”

Former college teammates Louis Vasquez and Manny Ramirez were both selected to the Team of the Week for their part in the running game and the protection of Manning. The Broncos averaged 4.7 yards per carry – their best mark of the season – and Ramirez allowed just one quarterback hurry. Ramirez was credited by the site for “handling himself very well since the permanent move to center.”

Running back Ronnie Hillman was selected as an honorable mention for his 66-yard, one touchdown performance Monday night, rounding out the selection of Broncos named by PFF. Dallas’ DeMarco Murray graded above Hillman and made the Team of the Week after having 175 yards on 26 carries.

Hillman credited the offensive line after the game for the Broncos’ success in the running game.

“The line made it easier to get into a groove this week,” Hillman said. “They had gashing holes. We were just going downhill. We didn’t have to read anything. They were just playing so soft that it just kind of helped us as a running back crew to get a rhythm.”

In Week 2, the Broncos had two players listed as honorable mentions – Knowshon Moreno and Rahim Moore – but none on the first team. This week’s four selections were second most of any team behind the Cowboys, who had five players selected. 

Facebook Comments

Let us know your thoughts. Comment below through Facebook, AOL, Hotmail or Yahoo accounts.