Dalton Risner: 'I can't let frustration and emotion get to me'
Guard Dalton Risner addresses his sideline incident with quarterback Brett Rypien during the Week 16 game against the Rams and the strong bond they have on and off the field.
'It would mean the world': Dalton Risner on his hopes to win national Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award
Dalton Risner reflects on being surprised with the Broncos' Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year nomination.
Dalton Risner's family surprises him with Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award nomination
With family and friends awaiting nearby, Dalton Risner is surprised with the news that the Broncos have selected him to be the team's nominee for Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award, presented by Nationwide.
'Your unwavering commitment to your home state and community is unmatched': Dalton Risner's family speaks about his off-the-field work
Dalton Risner's family and Broncos President Damani Leech speak about why the team selected Risner was selected to be the nominee for the 2022 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award, presented by Nationwide.
'What matters is the people you impact along the way': 2022 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year nominee Dalton Risner's impact in the community
Dalton Risner, nominee for the 2022 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award presented by Nationwide, has worked to leave a lasting impact in his home state.
Dalton Risner: 'We want to make sure that we protect for [Russell Wilson]'
Guard Dalton Risner discusses the offensive line's responsibility to give quarterback Russell Wilson time to throw, running back Latavius Murray's 52-yard run against the Panthers and how he adjusts to new faces up front.
Broncos players, Miles the Mascot, cheerleaders join with kids from the Broncos Boys & Girls Club for 2022 Miles for Miles
On Tuesday, guard Dalton Risner, cornerback Essang Bassey, Denver Broncos Cheerleaders and Miles the mascot spent the afternoon walking with kids from the Broncos Boys & Girls Club as part of the Miles for Miles PLAY 60 initiative.
Dalton Risner on urgency to improve offensive production: 'We've got to do it now'
Guard Dalton Risner talks about how the Broncos can correct mistakes on the offensive side and why it's important for the team to block out the noise.
Dalton Risner's RisnerUp Foundation hosts 2022 charity dinner and concert
On Sept. 26, guard Dalton Risner's RisnerUp Foundation hosted its second annual charity dinner.
Broncos lend a helping hand at Food Bank of the Rockies
Several Broncos players spent their off day this week at the Food Bank of the Rockies to help pack boxes for those in need.
Broncos host 2022 Kickoff Luncheon presented by U.S. Bank and Arrow Electronics
Take a look inside the annual Kickoff Luncheon presented by U.S. Bank and Arrow Electronics, which raises funds for Broncos Charities, as every member of the roster and the coaching staff took part.
Broncos Training Camp Recap: KJ Hamler details his difficult journey back to the field
Phil Milani, Nick Ferguson and Aric DiLalla break down the action from Day 5 of the Broncos' 2022 training camp.
Dalton Risner: 'I think we can continuously learn from Russell Wilson'
Guard Dalton Risner discusses Russell Wilson's leadership, how wearing full pads will change the team's approach and embracing the competition for spots on the offensive line.
Broncos test their hockey knowledge ahead of Avs playoff game
As the Colorado Avalanche continue their postseason run, several Broncos players took a quiz on hockey lingo.
Prospect to pro: A flashback to Dalton Risner's draft day
After a memorable rookie season, take a trip back in time to when Dalton Risner was drafted by the Broncos.
Combine Flashback: Risner's Denver dreams become reality in path to the draft
At the 2019 NFL Scouting Combine, Dalton Risner talked about how cool it would be if he were drafted by the Broncos. Later that year, his dream came true.
Mic'd Up: Best of 2021 season
Take a look at some of the best Mic'd Up moments from the 2021 season.
Broncos Driven to Give presented by Ford: Dalton Risner and Garett Bolles duke it out over trivia for charity
Offensive linemen Garett Bolles and Dalton Risner go head-to-head in a charity trivia challenge, presented by Ford.
'We have confidence in who they're going to hire and where the Broncos are going to be headed': Dalton Risner on the team's future
Guard Dalton Risner discusses his reaction to the Broncos parting ways with Vic Fangio, his thoughts on the future of this team and more.
Mic'd Up: Dalton Risner vs. the Bengals
Go inside the Broncos' game against the Los Angeles Chargers, as guard Dalton Risner was wired for sound.
#CINvsDEN: G Dalton Risner
G Dalton Risner discusses the offensive line's performance vs. the Lions, looks ahead to the upcoming game vs. the Bengals and more.
#DENvsDAL: G Dalton Risner
G Dalton Risner discusses the offensive line's performance vs. Dallas, the importance of establishing the run and more.
Dalton Risner's foundation raises funds for a good cause with 'Night at the Museum' event
Dalton Risner's charitable foundation, Risner Up, hosted its inaugural "Night at the Museum" charity dinner on Monday night.
Risner: '[I want] to make high-IQ football plays. I want to score touchdowns'
Guard Dalton Risner joins team reporter Sydney Jones following the Broncos' 30-3 win over the Seahawks to discuss the offensive line's performance, his first touchdown and more.
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Offensive Line Career
RISNER AT A GLANCE:
- A fourth-year offensive lineman from Kansas State University who has started all 47 games played with Denver (2019-21).
- Logged 832 offensive snaps while starting all 15 games played at left guard in 2021.
- Opened all 16 games at left guard for the Broncos in 2020, allowing zero sacks and having no penalties called against him.
- Named to the All-Rookie Team after starting 16 games at left guard as a rookie with Denver in 2019.
- Finished as one of 10 rookies in the NFL to start all 16 games and ranked eighth among the league's rookies with 1,035 snaps played.
- Ended his initial season as the first interior lineman in team history to start all 16 games as a rookie (G Tom Glassic started all 14 games played in 1976).
- Opened all 50 games played (38 at RT; 12 at C) during his five-year collegiate career at Kansas State (2014-18).
- Earned first-team All-Big 12 Conference honors in three consecutive seasons (2016-18), becoming just the fourth offensive lineman in conference history to earn that distinction.
- Selected by the Broncos in the second round (41st overall) of the 2019 NFL Draft.
Team MVP Pat Surtain II, Good Guy Award winner Dalton Risner honored to receive recognition for 2022 efforts
"This is one of the goals I wanted to have, so it's an honor," Surtain said of receiving the 2022 Demaryius Thomas Team MVP Award.
Broncos G Dalton Risner, CB Pat Surtain II named recipients of team awards presented by PFWA Denver chapter
Risner is the team's 2022 Darrent Williams Good Guy Award winner, and Surtain is the recipient of the 2022 Demaryius Thomas Team MVP Award.
Broncos promote CB Ja'Quan McMillian and OL Will Sherman to active roster, place G Dalton Risner and RB Marlon Mack on injured reserve
Risner and Mack both suffered injuries during the Broncos' Week 17 matchup with the Chiefs.
#DENvsKC live injury updates: CB Damarri Mathis ruled out with concussion
Additionally, running back Marlon Mack and guard Dalton Risner are questionable to return.
Injury Report: OLB Randy Gregory does not practice Thursday, Broncos hope he can play vs. Rams
Guard Dalton Risner and running back Latavius Murray were also among the players who did not practice.
'There couldn't be anyone better': Teammates laud Dalton Risner as deserving nominee for Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award
"He does so much," Justin Simmons said. "He means so much to Colorado. What a story — [him being from] Wiggins and how much he means."
Broncos nominate Dalton Risner for 2022 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award, presented by Nationwide
Risner has displayed a passion to using his platform to impact his community during his four seasons as a Bronco.
'I respect the heck out of Russell Wilson': Broncos veterans, HC Nathaniel Hackett express support for Russell Wilson
"He keeps coming out here and working," Hackett said. "Heck, he may work harder. I didn't think you could. I give him so much credit for that — to keep his head down, keep working with all the different people that he's gone out there on that field with. I just give him so much credit for that — all the different lineups that we've had. He just keeps grinding, keeps trying to make a play, keeps fighting — no matter what."
Mile High Morning: How the Broncos' offensive line can step up to replace Garett Bolles
"[Bolles and Dalton Risner] had started 48 of 54 games next to each other since the beginning of the 2019 season, but Risner will have a new neighbor on the left side of the Denver line going forward," the Denver Post's Parker Gabriel wrote.
Injury Report: D.J. Jones, Dalton Risner questionable for Week 4 matchup vs. Raiders
D.J. Jones has cleared the NFL's concussion protocol, but the Broncos will continue to monitor him ahead of Sunday's game.
Player Q&A: Dalton Risner discusses responsibility of protecting Russell Wilson
"You've just got to be ready to block extra long and at different angles, and make sure you're not holding on because you never know where he's going to be at," Risner said.
'It's going to be huge for our franchise': Russell Wilson's teammates excited about what his contract extension means for the Broncos' future
"To be able to have [Wilson] around for years to come, somebody of his caliber, is exciting," Courtland Sutton said.
'I'm ready to play real football': As final preseason game approaches, focus for Denver's starters starts to turn to Week 1
"Me personally, I wish Monday night was tomorrow and we were just getting ready to suit up and go play," Justin Simmons said.
Mile High Morning: Lloyd Cushenberry III won't back down in competition for starting center job
Despite competition on the offensive line, center Lloyd Cushenberry III is confident he can retain his spot.
Madden NFL 23 player ratings: The top-rated Broncos overall and at every skill
We pored through the spreadsheet to find the top five Broncos players at each skill rating.
Mile High Morning: Dalton Risner speaks to next generation of Colorado football players at National Football Foundation Colorado Chapter banquet
"Even when you get in the NFL, it's important for you to believe in yourself," Risner said.
Mile High Morning: Dalton Risner helping students recover from effects of Marshall Fire
"The funds will help the high school's athletic department provide program support to students impacted by the Marshall Fire," Kelsey Hammon reports.
Injury Report: Lock expected to start season finale vs. Chiefs, Risner sidelined
Teddy Bridgewater remains in the concussion protocol, Head Coach Vic Fangio said Monday.
#DENvsLAC postgame injury update: Drew Lock describes his shoulder injury after loss to Chargers
Lock said he didn't feel that his play was affected much by the injury during the rest of the game.
Broncos recognize 2021 Community Champion award winners during Thursday team meeting
The team also recognized safety Justin Simmons as the team's nominee for the 2021 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award presented by Nationwide.
Injury Report: Garett Bolles, Bobby Massie could return for Broncos' Week 13 game vs. Kansas City
The Broncos could soon get much-needed reinforcements for their offensive line.
#LACvsDEN postgame injury update: Fangio sheds light on Bridgewater injury; Risner could be 'day to day, week to week'
Drew Lock replaced Bridgewater at quarterback after the injury.
Dalton Risner, Graham Glasgow among Broncos' inactives for #BALvsDEN
One of the Broncos' other players who was listed as questionable was also ruled inactive for Sunday's game.
Injury Report: Broncos rule out G Graham Glasgow; G Dalton Risner among six players questionable for #BALvsDEN
"Everything's open with Dalton: He could be out, he could dress and be a backup, he could dress and play," Head Coach Vic Fangio said.
Photos: Dalton Risner's family surprises him with nomination for Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award presented by Nationwide
For his work in the Denver community, Dalton Risner is surprised with the 2022 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year nomination from the Broncos.
Through the Years: Dalton Risner's work in the community
Look back through photos of 2022 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year nominee Dalton Risner's work in the Denver community.
Photos: Broncos celebrate Election Day with support for voters and poll workers
On Tuesday, Broncos players Brandon McManus and Dalton Risner and Denver Broncos Cheerleaders Alexandria and Zoë expressed their gratitude for voters and poll workers in the metro Denver area by passing out "I Voted" stickers, greeting fans, encouraging high-school students to register to vote and handing out snacks to poll workers.
Photos: Broncos' 2021 Community Champion award winners honored at team meeting
At the Broncos' team meeting on Thursday, the organization's community development department announced the winners of the annual Community Champion awards.
Photos: Broncos players visit Denver Fire Academy in recognition of First Responders Appreciation Day
In recognition of First Responders Appreciation Day, Broncos players and Broncos Cheerleaders visited the Denver Fire Academy to train with a group of recruits.
Photos: Dalton Risner hosts inaugural 'Night at the Museum' charity dinner
In support of his Risner Up foundation, Dalton Risner hosted his inaugural "Night at the Museum" charity dinner at the Children's Museum of Denver on Monday.
Photos: Broncos host PLAY 60 Express with Boys and Girls Club of Metro Denver
Broncos players, cheerleaders and Miles the Mascot hosted a PLAY 60 Express clinic with children from Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver at Empower Field at Mile High.
Big beards and homemade haircuts: What the Broncos might look like when quarantine ends
After weeks of sheltering in place amid the COVID-19 outbreak, we wondered what some of our players might looks like if they tried to give themselves a haircut or let it all grow out. Our top photoshoppers came up with these visualizations.
Dalton Risner, Denver Broncos Cheerleaders visit North Middle School for Character Playbook service projects
Dalton Risner and a couple of Denver Broncos cheerleaders spent time with North Middle School students to clean up their gym, make holiday cards and pick up trash on Monday as part of the Character Playbook event focusing on service projects.
Broncos host children from military families for Salute to Service PLAY 60
Seven Broncos players and Miles the mascot hosted a night of games and football drills at a PLAY 60 event for children from military families at the Pat Bowlen Fieldhouse on Tuesday night.
Broncos, United Airlines partner for Unified School Program
Rangeview High School received the 2019 Doug Fulton Unified Champion School Kindness Award from Special Olympics Colorado, in partnership with the Broncos and United Airlines, during an assembly at the school on Monday. Afterward, Justin Simmons, Austin Schlottmann, Jake Rodgers, Dalton Risner, two Denver Broncos Cheerleaders and Miles the mascot played a game of touch football with some of the students in the Unified Football program
An inside look at the Broncos' Round with the Rookies presented by Coca-Cola
Go inside TopGolf as this year's rookie class competed and raised money for a to-be-determined charity during the inaugural Round with the Rookies presented by Coca-Cola. (Photo credit: Eklund Photography)
Inside Day 1 of the Broncos' 2019 rookie minicamp
Take an inside look at the first day of the Broncos' 2019 rookie minicamp from the sideline through the lens of a team photographer.
Broncos' 2019 rookie class arrives for equipment fitting, orientation ahead of minicamp
Members of the Broncos' 2019 rookie class arrived at UCHealth Training Center on Thursday for some orientation programs, including an equipment fitting, ahead of the start of rookie minicamp.
By the numbers: The Broncos' 2019 draft class
Take a closer look at the newest Denver Broncos with some defining statistics from their college careers.