**Siemian's Calm and Collected Demeanor Earning Him Respect—and Wins—in Denver**(Robert Klemko, MMQB)
"I've played with Tom Brady and I've played with Peyton," says cornerback Aqib Talib, "and it's not just the mental side that makes them great. It's their calm—that poise, that unwavering confidence, man. They're always cool, they never panic. If you have [those same] traits, you're on your way." **
Peyton Manning talks football, the future and life in retirement as a carpool dad (Peter King, MMQB)*
For as omnipresent as Peyton Manning is on TV these days, he sure knows how to disappear from the public eye otherwise. *
**Broncos rushing game, now with full complement of backs, may just be hitting its stride**(Nick Kosmider, Denver Post)
"For a young guy who hadn't played much football this year to make that block was key for us there," Joseph said. "I've been very impressed with Jamaal and C.J. Obviously, having 'Book' back just makes us better there."
**Early returns say Broncos may have answered biggest offseason questions**(Jeff Legwold, ESPN)
"I think that's true," said cornerback Chris Harris Jr. "We had to get some things worked out and I think we did. Everybody knows we started 4-0 last year and didn't make the playoffs, but so far we've done some things better."
**So far so good for Siemian, but the Broncos want more after bye**(Jeff Legwold, ESPN)
"He's still a young player," said Broncos coach Vance Joseph. " ... Trevor has done a lot of really good things, he's a really, really good young player, but we're always going to keep working at things. He knows that."