John Elway - the best personalized free web-based Email en en John Elway Jamaal Charles signs 1-year deal with Denver Broncos ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Declaring "I still have more in my tank," Jamaal Charles, the Kansas City Chiefs' all-time rushing leader, signed with the AFC West rival Denver Broncos on Tuesday for a chance to prove it. "Excited to have Jamaal Charles join the Broncos," general manager John Elway tweeted Tuesday afternoon upon signing Charles to a one-year, inc... Wed, 03 May 2017 00:46:00 GMT 2017-05-03T00:46:00Z The Latest: SEC's 53 draft picks lead all conferences PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times Eastern): 7:05 p.m. The SEC led all conferences in number of draft picks for the 11th straight year. The Southeastern Conference had 53 players selected. The run started with Texas A&M's Myles Garrett going No. 1 overall and ended with Mississippi's Chad Kelly going last, at No. 253, as "Mr. Irrelevant." ... Sat, 29 Apr 2017 23:10:00 GMT 2017-04-29T23:10:00Z DEFENSE, DEFENSE: This draft crop is loaded on that side PHILADELPHIA (AP) — DE-FENSE, DE-FENSE. That's going to be the area of concentration in this draft, in the first round and through much of the proceedings in Philadelphia. Indeed, the first half-dozen or so selections could come from that side of the ball. That's often the fallout when there are no slam-dunk quarterbacks available. ... Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:01:00 GMT 2017-04-25T16:01:00Z The Latest: Gorsuch confirmation vote expected by April 10 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Senate confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch (all times local): 3:50 p.m. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley says the Senate is aiming to confirm Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch before a two-week break that starts April 10. The committee e... Mon, 20 Mar 2017 19:55:00 GMT 2017-03-20T19:55:00Z DeMarcus Ware announces his retirement from NFL ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — DeMarcus Ware won't be returning to either the Dallas Cowboys or the Denver Broncos as expected. The 12-year NFL veteran is instead retiring from the NFL. Ware announced his decision Monday on Twitter. Next to a split image of the Cowboys and Broncos, Ware wrote, "After a lot of thought and pra... Tue, 14 Mar 2017 01:27:00 GMT 2017-03-14T01:27:00Z The Latest: Rams trade defensive end Hayes to Dolphins The Latest on NFL free agency (all times Eastern): 12:55 a.m. The Rams have traded defensive end William Hayes to the Miami Dolphins. The clubs also exchanged draft picks, with Miami getting a seventh-round pick and the Rams getting a sixth-round pick. Hayes spent the past five... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 06:02:00 GMT 2017-03-10T06:02:00Z The Latest: Fournette tries to water down weight questions INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest from the NFL's annual scouting combine (all times local): 4:30 p.m. LSU running back Leonard Fournette tried to douse the first serious question — his weight. He tipped the scales at 240 pounds, 5 more than his playing weight. It was also heavier than anyone, includ... Thu, 02 Mar 2017 21:46:00 GMT 2017-03-02T21:46:00Z NFL considering making referees fulltime INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NFL is considering making referees full-time employees and centralizing replay review at its New York headquarters as it aims for more consistent, shorter games. Those were the major topics of discussion when the league's competition committee met Tuesday in advance of the league's annual scouting combine. Falcon... Wed, 01 Mar 2017 00:43:00 GMT 2017-03-01T00:43:00Z Cab driver praises John Elway, then learns he's driving him WASHINGTON (AP) — A cab driver in Washington got a surprise after mentioning to a group of passengers that John Elway was his all-time favorite quarterback and then learning that Elway was riding in the backseat. The encounter happened Friday while Elway was in the capital for the inauguration. A Facebook video posted by a friend of Elway's shows cab driv... Wed, 25 Jan 2017 00:10:00 GMT 2017-01-25T00:10:00Z Falcons get back to work after earning trip to Super Bowl FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Dan Quinn certainly knows who the Atlanta Falcons are playing in the Super Bowl. No wonder. It seems as if Bill Belichick, Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are there every year. One day after reaching the big game for only the second time in franchise history, Quinn and his players wer... Mon, 23 Jan 2017 23:36:00 GMT 2017-01-23T23:36:00Z Falcons head to Super Bowl after blowing out Packers 44-21 ATLANTA (AP) — While the raucous beats of "Welcome To Atlanta" blared through the Georgia Dome, the Falcons partied like it was 1999. How appropriate. That was the last time they made it to the Super Bowl. Matt Ryan and Julio Jones teamed up for another dynamic performance, leading the Falcons to the big game for only... Mon, 23 Jan 2017 07:26:00 GMT 2017-01-23T07:26:00Z Roethlisberger hoping to play up to Brady's "gold standard" PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger intended for the moment to be private. The camera following him to midfield and the microphone tucked inside Tom Brady's shoulder pads ended up making that impossible. Their brief exchange before Brady and the New England Patriots visited the Pittsburgh Steelers in October provided a snapshot into a rivalry that never ... Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:45:00 GMT 2017-01-19T07:45:00Z After 51 years, Falcons still chasing first championship FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons practiced under blue skies Thursday, the temperature climbing toward 70 degrees. A rare sight, indeed, for this time of year — and not just because of the unseasonable winter weather. For only the eighth time in the franchise's 51-season history, the Falcons are among the final eight teams ... Thu, 12 Jan 2017 22:00:00 GMT 2017-01-12T22:00:00Z Broncos hire Vance Joseph as their head coach ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — A runner-up two years ago, Vance Joseph is John Elway's pick this time around. "It's official. Excited to announce Vance Joseph as head coach of the Denver Broncos!" Elway tweeted Wednesday afternoon. The 44-year-old ex-Colorado quarterback built a reputation as one of the league's best secondary coaches as he wo... Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:30:00 GMT 2017-01-12T06:30:00Z AP Source: Broncos get OK to interview 3 NFL assistants ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Denver GM John Elway has been granted permission to interview three assistants currently in the playoffs for his vacant head coaching position, according to a person with knowledge of the Broncos' plans. The person, speaking on condition of anonymity because the team isn't revealing its interview schedule, told The Associated Press... Wed, 04 Jan 2017 04:22:00 GMT 2017-01-04T04:22:00Z Broncos coach Gary Kubiak officially steps down ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Eighteen years after Gary Kubiak tried to talk John Elway out of retiring, the roles were reversed. The result was the same. "He put up his hand and said, 'Remember when you did that to me?" Elway recounted. "I said, 'Yeah, OK.'" With that, Kubiak, 55, left the NFL pressure cooker over season-l... Mon, 02 Jan 2017 21:02:00 GMT 2017-01-02T21:02:00Z Kubiak tells Broncos he's leaving for health reasons DENVER (AP) — Broncos coach Gary Kubiak informed his players after their victory over Oakland on Sunday that he's stepping away from the game and the team he loves. He said the grind of coaching was taking too big of a toll on his health. "In all honesty, I've struggled this year ," said Kubiak, who has fought fatigue ever since suffering a complex migrai... Mon, 02 Jan 2017 03:25:00 GMT 2017-01-02T03:25:00Z Stanford's Christian McCaffrey to leave school for NFL draft STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — After gaining more than 6,000 yards the past two seasons, setting an NCAA record and finishing as the runner-up last year in the Heisman Trophy balloting, Christian McCaffrey was ready for his next challenge. McCaffrey announced Wednesday that he will skip his senior season at Stanford and enter the NFL draft. "I'm ready," he said.... Wed, 07 Dec 2016 23:13:00 GMT 2016-12-07T23:13:00Z