Broncos at the bye: Defensive rankings high, but improved pass-rush, takeaways needed (Ryan O’Halloran, The Denver Post)
Broncos coach Vic Fangio is aware of his defense’s statistical standing: Top-10 in the NFL in 11 categories.
The Broncos are fourth in fewest yards (309.7 per game) and passing yards (202.1) allowed, seventh on third down (34.2%) and ninth in fewest points (18.9).
But the Broncos will return from their bye weekend with a 3-6 record, leaving Fangio wanting more.
The 53rd guy on the Broncos’ roster is kind of a genius: Meet Calvin Anderson (Nicki Jhabvala, The Athletic)
Anderson — the backup tackle who might be a holding penalty away from playing — is kind of a genius.
Salute to Service: Broncos share personal stories behind their helmet stickers (Staff, DenverBroncos.com)
For Salute to Service month, each Broncos player had the option to represent a specific military service branch on the back of their helmets with the logo sticker of their choice. Many players had personal connections to the branches they picked. These are some of their stories.