On Now
Coming Up
  • Sat., Aug. 23, 2014 7:00 PM MDT Broncos Bowl Youth Football Recognition

    All youth football teams that participated in the 2014 Broncos Bowl will be in attendance for the Broncos' preseason game against the Houston Texans to be recognized pregame in celebration of their participation in the event and youth football.

  • Sat., Aug. 23, 2014 7:00 PM MDT Denver Broncos vs. Houston Texans The Denver Broncos take on the Houston Texans for the third preseason game of the 2014 season. The game will be televised on KTVD and broadcast on 850 AM KOA and 103.5FM The Fox.
  • Thu., Aug. 28, 2014 6:00 PM MDT Denver Broncos at Dallas Cowboys The Denver Broncos travel at AT&T Stadium to face the Dallas Cowboys in the final preseason game of the 2014 season. The game will be broadcast on KTVD (TV) and 850 AM KOA & 103.5 FM The Fox (Radio).
  • Sun., Aug. 31, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM MDT Broncos/Sports Authority Back to Football 7K

    Get Back To Football with the Broncos 7K!

    Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 9 a.m.

    • Meet alumni players, cheerleaders, and Miles the Mascot!
    • Run through the team tunnel and onto the 50 yard line!
    • T-shirt and finisher’s medal.
    • Win prizes like game tickets, autographed merchandise, and more!

    Sign-up today at www.broncos7k.com.

    The 7K is presented by Sports Authority, Rocky Mountain Popcorn, Maxx Sunglasses, Elements Massage and 9News.

  • Wed., Sep. 03, 2014 5:00 PM MDT Gatorade Junior Training Camp Play 60 Fall Kickoff Kickoff event for Play 60 with local Boys and Girls Clubs
  • Thu., Sep. 04, 2014 5:00 PM MDT Gatorade Junior Training Camp Play 60 Fall Kickoff Kickoff event for Play 60 with local Boys and Girls Clubs
  • Sun., Sep. 07, 2014 6:30 PM MDT Denver Broncos vs. Indianapolis Colts

    The Denver Broncos open up the 2014 season when they host the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday Night Football on NBC.

  • Sun., Sep. 14, 2014 2:25 PM MDT Denver Broncos vs. Kansas City Chiefs The Denver Broncos host the Kansas City Chiefs in the first AFC West matchup of the 2014 season. The game will be broadcast on CBS.
  • Sun., Sep. 21, 2014 2:25 PM MDT Denver Broncos at Seattle Seahawks The Denver Broncos face the Seattle Seahawks in the team's first road game of the 2014 season. The game will be televised on CBS.
  • Sun., Oct. 05, 2014 2:05 PM MDT Denver Broncos Pink Game The Denver Broncos annual Salute to Survivors halftime recognition, celebrating breast cancer survivors at the team's game against the Arizona Cardinals.

News & Blogs

Print
RSS

Dumervil to the Ravens

Posted Mar 24, 2013

On Sunday, defensive end Elvis Dumervil agreed to terms with the Baltimore Ravens.

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- Early last week, the Broncos made an offer to keep defensive end Elvis Dumervil in orange and blue. After nearly a week of contemplating the offer, Dumervil agreed to terms to become a Baltimore Raven on Sunday.

“As we have from the start of this process, we worked diligently over the last week to find a way for Elvis Dumervil to remain a Denver Bronco," Executive Vice President of Football Operations John Elway said in a statement. "Although we made multiple contract offers to Elvis after being forced to release him, we were unable to reach an agreement and are now moving forward without him."

The process began after Dumervil agreed to a restructured contract to remain a Bronco, but the paperwork wasn't submitted before a 2 p.m. MT waiver wire deadline, forcing the team to release the seven-year veteran.

Dumervil ranked seventh on the Broncos' career sack list with 63.5 quarterback takedowns, including a league-leading 17 in 2009, which was the franchise's single-season record until linebacker Von Miller surpassed the mark in 2012.

The three-time Pro Bowler and Miller combined for 29.5 sacks during the 2012 campaign, the most of any two teammates in the league. Among players with at least 40 sacks, Dumervil has averaged the fourth-most sacks per game -- .70 -- since he entered the league in 2006.

In 91 regular-season games with 75 starts, Dumervil also amassed 264 tackles, 17 forced fumbles, nine fumble recoveries, 12 passes defensed and an interception.

So far in free agency, the Broncos have addressed the interior of the defensive line, re-signing tackle Kevin Vickerson and signing free-agent tackle Terrance Knighton, who previously played under Defensive Coordinator Jack Del Rio in Jacksonville.

A number of pass-rushers are still available on the free-agent market, and the Broncos have been reported to be interested in the likes of Dwight Freeney and John Abraham.

Currently on the roster are three players listed as defensive ends -- Robert Ayers, Jeremy Beal, and Derek Wolfe -- and one listed as a defensive lineman -- Malik Jackson.

Ayers is the most veteran of the group, entering his fifth NFL season.

"Elvis was a team captain and a talented player who made a great impact during his seven seasons in Denver," Elway said. "I appreciate all of his effort on the field and the work he did in the community. I wish Elvis all the best as he continues his NFL career.”

Facebook Comments

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