Vic Fangio putting his stamp on the Broncos’ defense in red zone (Jeff Legwold, ESPN)
Denver Broncos coach Vic Fangio believes in roll-up-your-sleeves effort, but also in very simple math.
On Sunday, the Broncos limited the Cleveland Browns to one touchdown in five trips inside the Broncos’ 20-yard line — instead forcing field goals on three of those drives. They held the Browns to a field goal on another drive that ended at the Broncos’ 21-yard line and had a fourth-down stop at the Broncos’ 5-yard line. They won the game by five points.
No sophomore slump. Courtland Sutton finding second-year success. (Joe Nguyen, The Denver Post)
Here’s a look at how Sutton’s second NFL season compares with other Broncos draft picks since 2000.
Broncos at the bye: Best win, worst loss, top players, what’s ahead (Mike Klis, KUSA)
Here’s a look at some of the highlights, and lowlights, from the Broncos’ season heading into their bye, and what’s ahead from their final seven games.
LB Alexander Johnson named Pro Football Focus’ AFC Defensive Player of the Month for October (Ben Swanson, DenverBroncos.com)
After an October in which he racked up 28 total tackles, 1.5 sacks, three passes defensed, one interception and one forced fumble in four games, linebacker Alexander Johnson has been named Pro Football Focus’ AFC Defensive Player of the Month.