Fitting Finale: Broncos blunders typical of 2020 season

Can Drew Lock, Vic Fangio and John Elway become a contender by this time next season? When a team continually misses the playoffs, that quest begins too soon too many times. Yet, it’s upon the Broncos once again.  The calendar has (finally) changed. But have the Broncos?

Broncos coach Vic Fangio believes Broncos will rebound next season

Despite the disappointing end to a 5-11 season, Fangio has optimism heading into 2021. And that optimism stems from returning injured stars and young players that he feels has taken steps in the right direction.
Vic Fangio in Broncos season-ending loss to the Raiders. Credit: Ron Chenoy, USA TODAY Sports.

Vic Fangio’s late timeout made no sense for Broncos, only helped Raiders win

Fangio's defense balled out on Sunday, but the head coach sabotaged his team's chances of winning. That last second timeout didn't help his team, but it did help the Raiders score and win the game.
Denver Broncos quarterback Drew Lock (3) passes the ball in the first quarter against the Las Vegas Raiders at Empower Field at Mile High.

Broncos rookies impress in painful loss to Raiders

In this article, Zach Segars opens 2021 on a positive note by looking at the young players that impressed despite Denver's heartbreaking loss to the hated Raiders.
Drew Lock. Credit: Kirby Lee, USA TODAY Sports.

A phenomenal game today could help salvage Drew Lock’s season

Drew Lock can end the season on a high note and elevate his stats to a more respectable place. Plus, Jeremiah Attaochu has a lot on the line, as do the Broncos in terms of draft position.
Alabama Crimson Tide defensive back Patrick Surtain II (2) breaks up a pass intended for Notre Dame Fighting Irish wide receiver Ben Skowronek (11) in the fourth quarter during the Rose Bowl at AT&T Stadium.

Broncos 3-Round Mock Draft: Denver lands two elite prospects in the secondary

In this mock draft, Zach Segars looks at which prospects the Broncos should add to fill their most glaring holes and gear up for potential playoff trips in 2021 and beyond.
Floyd Little waves to the crowd at the 2018 Pro Football Hall of Fame parade. Credit: Kirby Lee, USA TODAY Sports.

Floyd “The Franchise” Little paid respects by President-elect Joe Biden, Broncos and more

Floyd Little was the first star in Broncos history, fundamental in the team's early years and many paid their respects on Saturday. On Sunday, the Broncos will wear No. 44 decals on the backs of their helmets to honor him as well.
Denver Broncos head coach Vic Fangio on the sideline against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

What should Broncos Country be rooting for this week?

In this penultimate roundtable, our Broncos experts preview the upcoming matchup with the Raiders and analyze the recent decision to give Vic Fangio the 2021 season.

Broncos looking to move forward from 2020

On the field, Denver has been unable to muster up the consistency to be a playoff-contending team. But off the field, the Broncos have dealt with far more than they had wanted to.

Trading for Matthew Stafford would be like adding Jake Plummer in 2003

Don’t settle for running this thing back in 2021. Get me Matt Stafford. I don’t like maybes. I like the sure thing. And Stafford is as close to a sure thing that is out there for the Broncos.