Sunday, August 25, 2019

Tag: Jared Crick

The Broncos have already upgraded five positions in pivotal offseason

The Denver Broncos have added significant talent to their roster prior to the 2018 NFL draft.

Justin Simmons headed to IR after injuring ankle in celebration Sunday

Simmons, a second-year player and first-time starter, replaced T.J. Ward after Ward was released prior to the season and went on to start all 13 games of the Broncos' season thus far.

Backups Barrett and Gotsis are playing like top-flight starters

Backups Adam Gotsis and Shaquil Barrett have had to fill in for injured players Shane Ray and Jared Crick. So far this season, they haven't missed a beat with the starting defense.

Broncos stuff Ezekiel Elliott for career-low 8 yards, 0.9 yards per...

On Sunday, the Broncos' defense was able to consistently penetrate the Cowboys' offensive line to disrupt Elliott in the backfield.

With Crick on IR, Broncos sign former Seahawk NT Ahtyba Rubin

Rubin, a nose tackle, won't directly replace Crick. But as a backup tackle, the Broncos hope Rubin can add stability to a defensive line in flux.

REPORT: Jared Crick likely headed to injured reserve

Crick's back injury escalated during the preseason, causing him to miss all but the first preseason game and the first week of the regular season.

Denver’s revamped run defense faces first big test against Cowboys

The first three straight tests of Denver's rebuilt run defense is this week when the best rushing attack in the NFC last year comes to town.

Adam Gotsis steps up, shines on the D-line

In the absence of starter Jared Crick, Adam Gotsis showed up on the game's biggest stage.

Denver’s defensive line depth will be tested versus Chargers

Jared Crick has been ruled out for Monday night, meaning Adam Gotsis will earn his first NFL start. Denver will also be without Zach Kerr.

Preseason, camp injuries changed the defensive side of Denver’s 53-man roster

Injuries played a big role this year in deciding who was on the roster to open the season,