Fast start is great, but Broncos defense wants to be No. 1 at season's end(Jeff Legwold, ESPN)
There is a theory that John Elway the NFL executive has tried to construct a team for which John Elway the quarterback would have found it difficult to face.
Broncos' improved run defense key to Denver's turnaround(Arnie Stapleton, AP)
Scoot over, "No Fly Zone." Make room for "Ground Control."
Broncos bye week perfect time to play catch up (Nick Kosmider, Denver Post)*
Been too locked in on the Broncos the past month to pay attention to the rest of the NFL? The Denver bye week is a perfect time to catch up on the resurgent, Jared Goff-led Rams, the wildly up-and-down Patriots, the slow-out-of-gates Chargers and Giants and the cast of offensive rookies around the league turning heads. *