1. Happy New Year, Broncos Country!
From the Broncos to you, we wish you a Happy New Year!
2. Eyes on the Tide
Alabama dominated the Washington Huskies on Saturday in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl in Atlanta, forcing three turnovers including a pick-six that represented the defense's 11th touchdown this season. That stat alone got Aqib Talib's attention!
3. He's back, baby!
DeMarcus Ware had surgery to repair a ruptured disk on Friday and promptly took to social media on Saturday to announce his return for 2017 season.
Ware still wants "to do work" in 2017 (Nicki Jhabvala, Denver Post)
A day after undergoing surgery to repair a ruptured disc in his back, Broncos outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware said in a Twitter post that the procedure was a success and that he intends to return for a 13th NFL season.
Remembering Williams, 10 years later (Mike Klis, KUSA)
But the most devastating, singular moment suffered by the Broncos' franchise occurred 10 years ago tonight when popular cornerback Darrent Williams was killed in a drive-by shooting.
McManus Q&A: Broncos kicker knows well how to move on and look forward (Nick Groke, Denver Post)
The Broncos won the Super Bowl last season in large part on the leg of kicker Brandon McManus, who connected on 10-of-10 field goals in the postseason, second best in league history. Now in his third season he remains one of the team's most consistent players.