Peyton Manningattempted to connect with Andre Caldwellon a seam route down the right side during the Broncos’ first set of team drills, but Aqib Talibwas a menace deep and knocked it out of Caldwell’s hands as he attempted to bring it in.
- Manning and Caldwell connected for a touchdown later in the day off a corner route.
Marvin Austin, who sacked Tavaris Jackson on Thursday night, continued to make plays. He deflected a pass and Lerentee McCraywas able to come up with the interception, which he ran in for a touchdown.
- A couple of plays later,
Brock Osweilerwas picked off in the end zone by John Boyett.
Brandon Marshallhad a productive day today, stopping Brennan Clayfrom racking up big gains on a few occasions. Jerodis Williamshad one of the runs of the day. After receiving the handoff from Zac Dysert, Williams racked up big yardage around the left edge. The next play, he cut left and found a small hole for a few extra yards. Shaquil Barrettgot to Dysert for what is considered a “sack” in practice.
- Osweiler connected with
Cody Latimeron consecutive plays during red zone drills, one was a dart that he caught near the goal line and he was tackled by Lamin Barrowand Corey Nelson.
- Nelson later made an impressive play when both he and
Greg Hardinwent up for the ball, but Nelson broke it up, forcing an incompletion. Jordan Sullenmade a key touchdown-preventing play in the end zone when he broke up Dysert’s pass intended for Bennie Fowler. Nathan Palmerhad the catch of the day. Palmer pulled in and one-handed grab, off a great pass from Osweiler, while David Brutonwas covering him for a big gain.
Chris Harris Jr.participated in some team drills.
- Montee Ball attended practice and encouraged his teammates as they went through individual drills.
- The team was not in pads today.