Let's Drive powered by Ford: WR Jalen Virgil relives his NFL debut and 66-yard touchdown
On this episode of "Let's Drive" powered by Ford, rookie wide receiver Jalen Virgil discusses what it meant to score a touchdown in his NFL debut, how his rookie season is going and more.
Broncos Country Connected: WR Jalen Virgil reflects on first TD in his Denver debut
On this edition of "Broncos Country Connected," Austin Brink provides an exclusive look back at the Broncos' Week 10 matchup against the Tennessee Titans. Then, Alexis Perry sits down with undrafted rookie wide receiver Jalen Virgil, who shares some insight into his path to the NFL and breaks down his first touchdown as a Bronco. Finally, hear some of the best sound bites from some of the Broncos' most vocal leaders from over the past month.
'We have to find a way to be able to finish these games': WR Jalen Virgil on the offense's performance vs. Titans
Wide receiver Jalen Virgil checks in with team reporter Sydney Jones following the Broncos' 17-10 loss in Nashville to discuss scoring a touchdown in his first NFL game, the team's mindset for the rest of the season and more.
Jalen Virgil's first career catch goes for 66-yard TD | Broncos at Titans
Watch as quarterback Russell Wilson finds wide receiver Jalen Virgil for a 66-yard touchdown to put the Broncos up 7-0 vs. the Titans in the second quarter.
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|2||Texans||W 16 - 9|
|3||49ers||W 11 - 10|
|4||@Raiders||L 23 - 32|
|5||Colts||L 9 - 12|
|6||@Chargers||L 16 - 19|
|7||Jets||L 9 - 16|
|8||@Jaguars||W 21 - 17|
|10||@Titans||L 10 - 17||1||66||66||66||1|
|11||Raiders||L 16 - 22|
|12||@Panthers||L 10 - 23||0||0||0||0||1||1|
|13||@Ravens||L 9 - 10|
|14||Chiefs||L 28 - 34||1||9||9||9||0|
|15||Cardinals||W 24 - 15|
|16||@Rams||L 14 - 51||0||0||0||0|
|17||@Chiefs||L 24 - 27|
|18||Chargers||W 31 - 28|
Jalen Virgil is a rookie wide receiver from Appalachian State University who appeared in 61 career games (13 starts) over five seasons (2017-21) with the Mountaineers... Recorded 98 receptions for 1,436 yards (14.7 avg.) with 11 touchdowns, and added 16 rushes for 55 yards (3.4 avg.) with one score... Tallied 36 kick returns for 1,142 yards (31.7 avg.) with three touchdowns during his career... Appeared in 12 games (1 start) in 2021, collecting 15 catches for 226 yards (15.1 avg.) with one touchdown and 25 kick returns for 781 yards (31.2 avg.) with two scores... Totaled 1,006 all-purpose yards for the season... Ranked seventh nationally in kickoff return average (31.2) and No. 2 in App State history in single-season kickoff return yards (781)... Selected to the All-Sun Belt second team as a return specialist and kick returner following the season... Started 6-of-9 games played in 2020, posting 22 receptions for 225 yards (10.2 avg.) with three scores... Added seven kickoff returns for 215 yards (30.7) with one touchdown.. Named to the All-Sun Belt third team as a return specialist... Recorded 383 yards on 24 catches (16.0 avg.) with four touchdowns in 14 games played (5 starts) in 2019... Registered 10 rushes for 42 yards (4.2 avg.) with one score and four kick returns for 146 yards (36.5 avg.)... Appeared in 13 games in 2018, nabbing 17 receptions for 238 yards (14.0 avg.)... Played 13 games (1 start) during his redshirt freshman season in 2017, tallying 20 catches for 364 yards (18.2 avg.) with three touchdowns... Prepped at Mountain View High School (Lawrenceville, Ga.), where he played football and ran track... Totaled 41 catches for 614 yards with five touchdowns as a senior... Jalen Virgil was born on July 13, 1998.
Mile High Morning: Rookie wide receivers find major roles in Broncos' offense
"Two undrafted players and a fifth-rounder who few predicted would be taking meaningful snaps this late in the year [will be in the lineup] for a team that began the season with numerous weapons at the position," The Athletic's Nick Kosmider wrote.
Mile High Morning: How Broncos players are celebrating Thanksgiving
"It's an important time to celebrate your family and loved ones," quarterback Russell Wilson said.
Mile High Morning: WR Jalen Virgil scores first career touchdown against Titans
"It's been a lot to get to this moment, but I'm definitely blessed and hopefully I can keep building off of it," Virgil said after the game.
'I'm just so blessed to be here': Undrafted free agent WR Jalen Virgil makes Broncos' 53-man roster just weeks before expecting first child
After making the Broncos' initial 53-man roster, Virgil is achieving his two greatest dreams simultaneously: becoming a father and getting a chance to play in the NFL.
Denver Broncos vs. Minnesota Vikings: How to watch, listen and live stream
How to watch, listen to and live stream Denver Broncos vs. Minnesota Vikings on August 27, 2022.
Photos: Milk & Cookies with the Rookies brings together Broncos players and youth at Boys & Girls Club
On Monday night, Broncos rookies hosted a holiday party for children at the Broncos Boys & Girls Club, and Broncos President Damani Leech joined in on the fun, got a tour of the facility and gifted a custom jersey to a club member.