Talking Shop presented by Gillette: Mike Purcell talks game-day style and more
On the first episode of "Talking Shop" presented by Gillette, defensive lineman Mike Purcell discusses his game-day style and more.
'I appreciate everything they do for us': Broncos help put together Salute to Service care packages
Seven Broncos players assembled care packages including hand-written notes for military members as part of Salute to Service month.
Broncos visit Fort Carson on 2022 Salute to Service Caravan presented by USAA
Mike Purcell and Andrew Beck, along with Broncos alumni, cheerleaders and Miles the mascot, piled into the team's Salute to Service Caravan presented by USAA and visited Fort Carson in Colorado Springs.
Alex Singleton forces fumble on Tennessee handoff and Mike Purcell recovers | Broncos at Titans
Inside linebacker Alex Singleton strip-sacks Titans quarterback Malik Willis and defensive lineman Mike Purcell recovers the ball during the Broncos' Week 10 game against the Titans.
Mike Purcell surprised with nomination for 2022 Salute to Service Award presented by USAA
Defensive lineman Mike Purcell was recently surprised with the Broncos' nomination for the league-wide Salute to Service Award presented by USAA.
The Broncos' top plays through the quarter mark of the 2022 season
Watch highlights of the Denver Broncos' best plays through four weeks of the 2022 NFL season.
Mike Purcell: 'For us up front, we want to be explosive'
Defensive lineman Mike Purcell meets with the media following an OTA practice to discuss working with Defensive Coordinator Ejiro Evero, his thoughts on D.J. Jones and more.
#DENvsLV: Mike Purcell recovers fumble by Raiders RB Josh Jacobs
ILB Baron Browning and DL Mike Purcell combine on a fumble recovery at the end of the first half vs. Raiders.
Mike Purcell: Foot 'feels great' after missing most of 2020
NT Mike Purcell talks about how he's feeling after having two foot surgeries to recover from a 2020 injury.
Broncos assemble Mother's Day care packages
Several players assembled Mother's Day care packages to be distributed to moms who are served by Family Tree, Florence Crittenton Services, Mary's Home Dream Centers in Colorado Springs and Mother House.
Broncos players, staff volunteer at Food Bank of the Rockies
Defensive linemen Mike Purcell and McTelvin Agim and outside linebacker Derrek Tuszka and Broncos staff members packed food bags for those in need at the Food Bank of the Rockies' Denver Distribution Center.
Mike Purcell surprises high school teacher during virtual visit
Highlands Ranch High School alumnus Mike Purcell participated in a virtual visit with students and teachers from his alma mater, during which he surprised a teacher with a jersey and found out he was inducted into the high school's hall of fame.
Elway Access: Adjusting amid COVID-19 concerns, injury to Drew Lock
In his weekly interview, John Elway talks about an unprecedented week of preparation due to COVID-19's concerns in New England. He also discusses the health status of Drew Lock as his ability to play on Sunday remains up in the air.
Broncos Happy Hour: NT Mike Purcell talks contract extension, answers fans' questions
Nose tackle Mike Purcell and his two kids join team reporter Sydney Jones on Instagram Live to talk about his contract extension, what he loves most about Denver and more.
#DENvsNE: DL Mike Purcell
Defensive lineman Mike Purcell meets with the media to discuss his contract extension, how much it means to him and more.
The Out Route presented by Ford: Mike Purcell
On his way out of the office, we caught up with nose tackle Mike Purcell, who shared stories of how he spends his free time with his family and about his wife's passion for photography.
#DENvsPIT: Mike Purcell brings down Big Ben for big sack
Mike Purcell recorded his second career sack bringing down Ben Roethlisberger in the second quarter.
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PURCELL AT A GLANCE:
- A seventh-year defensive lineman who has appeared in 57 career games (31 starts) with the 49ers (2014-16) and Broncos (2019-21) in addition to competing on practice squads with San Francisco (2013), Chicago (2017), Carolina (2017), New England (2017) and Kansas City (2017).
- Totaled 138 tackles (84 solo), two sacks (14 yds.), one pass defensed, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery during his career.
- Appeared in 13 games (10 starts) in 2021, totaling 33 tackles (17 solo), one pass defensed and one fumble recovery.
- Started all six games played with the Broncos in 2020, totaling 15 tackles (10 solo) and one sack (10 yds.) before being placed on injured reserve with a season-ending foot injury.
- Started 7-of-13 games played with Denver in 2019, recording a career-best 48 tackles (28 solo).
- Totaled 14 tackles (13 solo) and three sacks in eight regular season games played with the Salt Lake Stallions of the Alliance of American Football.
- Appeared in 15 games (5 starts) with the 49ers in 2016, registering 26 tackles (17 solo) and one forced fumble.
- Played 42 games (36 starts) at the University of Wyoming, posting 197 tackles, four sacks, three forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries in his four-year collegiate career.
- Joined the Broncos as a free agent on April 22, 2019.
- Entered the NFL with the 49ers as a college free agent on May 7, 2013.
14 Broncos players to participate in the NFL's international helmet decal initiative in Weeks 4 and 5
"I'm very excited," tight end Albert Okwuegbunam said of the opportunity to represent his Nigerian heritage. "Wearing that flag, it means a lot."
Mile High Morning: John Elway and Dan Marino named best QB combo in NFL draft history by ESPN
Peyton Manning and Russell Wilson also made the top 10.
Broncos sign NT Mike Purcell, TE Eric Tomlinson
The Broncos placed tight end Greg Dulcich and cornerback Michael Ojemudia on IR in a corresponding move.
Mike Purcell, Broncos and NFL Foundation commit $20,000 to Sun Valley Youth Center
"The opportunities that Sun Valley Youth Center provides as far as after-school programs – it really hits home for me," Purcell said.
Broncos place DL Mike Purcell, OLB Andre Mintze on Reserve/COVID-19 list
Purcell and Mintze join center Lloyd Cushenberry III on the Reserve/COVID-19 list.
Injury report: ILB Kenny Young ruled out of #DENvsLV, seven Broncos listed as questionable
Head Coach Vic Fangio had previously ruled quarterback Teddy Bridgewater out of the team's Week 16 game against the Raiders.
Injury Report: Glasgow to miss remainder of 2021 season; Massie out for one game or more
"I'm extremely frustrated and saddened that this is the end of the season for me," Glasgow tweeted Monday.
Injury Report: Jeudy expected to return vs. Washington, Purcell dealing with thumb injury
Nose tackle Mike Purcell and inside linebacker Micah Kiser could be sidelined for a couple weeks after injuries sustained on Thursday night, Fangio said.
G Graham Glasgow, NT Mike Purcell active for #NYJvsDEN
The Broncos announced their inactive players 90 minutes before kickoff.
Injury Report: NT Mike Purcell, G Graham Glasgow questionable for #NYJvsDEN
Noah Fant, Tim Patrick and Courtland Sutton are expected to play after being listed as limited earlier in the week.
Injury Report: NT Mike Purcell returns to practice ahead of #NYJvsDEN
Head Coach Vic Fangio also said G Graham Glasgow is on track to play against the Jets.
Injury Report: Starters Mike Purcell, Noah Fant miss Broncos' Tuesday practice
Head Coach Vic Fangio did not suggest that either player's injury was overly serious.
Fangio: 'It's possible' Broncos will name starting QB following Seahawks game
Plus, Mike Purcell explains why it may be good that he sprained his ankle early in training camp and Garett Bolles reacts to being named to the NFL Top 100.
Tim Patrick held out of practice with groin injury, McTelvin Agim could be sidelined for Minnesota trip
Patrick's injury may be "nothing serious," as Head Coach Vic Fangio said, but Agim's injury may keep him out longer.
Justin Strnad, Diontae Spencer held out of practice with injuries on Day 9 of #BroncosCamp
"We just felt he needed a day," Head Coach Vic Fangio said of Spencer. "I don't think he'll be out long."
Fangio: Mike Purcell, Josey Jewell could return soon
Both players have been out since the early days of training camp.
WR KJ Hamler returns to Broncos practice on Wednesday
Von Miller and Graham Glasgow received rest days.
Several Broncos held out of Tuesday's practice, two linemen suffer in-practice injuries
Several Broncos did take steps forward, as outside linebacker Bradley Chubb took increased reps in 11-on-11 work after easing into the drills on Monday.
'I'm going to be ready for September': OLB Bradley Chubb confident he'll play Week 1 vs. Giants
Chubb returned to limited 11-on-11 work on Monday for the first time since he underwent offseason surgery on his ankle.
Mike Purcell exits Broncos practice early with ankle injury
Head Coach Vic Fangio also provided updates on Von Miller, Kareem Jackson and Tim Patrick.
2021 #BroncosCamp Preview: Return to health could be big boost for underrated Denver defensive line
We continue our look at the Broncos with an in-depth evaluation of the defensive line.
Mile High Morning: Shelby Harris launches new podcast 'Shel-Shocked'
"It's a way into the head of NFL players, and we got more than just NFL players on here," Harris said.
Months after season-ending foot injury, NT Mike Purcell details rehab process, drive for 2021
Purcell signed a contract extension just weeks before he suffered his injury against Kansas City.
Broncos place NT Mike Purcell, OLB Derrek Tuszka on IR, sign Sylvester Williams to active roster
Purcell and Tuszka suffered injuries against the Chiefs.
Photos: Mike Purcell surprises Air Force veteran with tickets to Super Bowl LVII courtesy of the Broncos and USAA
On Tuesday, an Air Force veteran visited UCHealth Training Center to receive a tour of the Broncos' facilities. What he didn't know was that Mike Purcell was waiting for him at the end to surprise him with tickets to Super Bowl LVII courtesy of the Broncos and USAA.
Photos: Broncos show military appreciation on 2022 Salute To Service Caravan presented by USAA
On Tuesday, Mike Purcell, Andrew Beck, Denver Broncos alumni, Denver Broncos Cheerleaders and Miles the Mascot visited Fort Carson to show their military appreciation during the 2022 Salute to Service Caravan presented by USAA.
Photos: Past and present Broncos, cheerleaders visit Buckley Space Force Base on USAA Salute to Service Caravan
On Friday, current Broncos Jonas Griffith and Mike Purcell, former Broncos Randy Gradishar and Ed McCaffrey and Denver Broncos Cheerleaders visited Buckley Space Force Base in Aurora, Colorado on a USAA Salute to Service Caravan.
Photos: Mike Purcell tours the Sun Valley Youth Center
Recently, Mike Purcell visited the Sun Valley Youth Center near Empower Field at Mile High after deciding to make a donation to the center.