Broncos Could Have Avoided Quarterback Quagmire


Denver: The Denver Broncos could have avoided quarterback swamps who were stuck on the weekend, adopting the notion of only a quarantined QB following the likes of the Buffalo Bills and Philadelphia Eagles last summer.

Coach Vic Fangio said the epidemic in training camp is understood as a withdrawal of precaution.

Therefore, the NFL disqualified all their quarterback’s Coronavirus Worries, Fangio had to turn to a rogue receiver in his practice squad, who played quarterback in college but did not take any snaps in practice in the pros.

It was no surprise that Kendall Hinton gave the Saints (two) more passes than the Broncos (one) in a 31–3 loss to New Orleans in which he posted a passer rating of zero.

I don’t think it’s necessary, to be honest with you, Fangio said back on September 3. When his QB room was eliminated, a quarterback was asked about the concept of a quarterback. COVID-19.

Also, it has to be with the right man, someone has experience in your system that if an emergency happens you take them there, continued Fangio. Our quarterbacks are all getting together in the camp. They are socially distant as they should be. I think most teams are doing this. There has not been an issue so far, knock on wood.

That fate came to light on Saturday when the NFL disqualified Drew Lock, his backup Brett Rypian and practice squad veteran Blake Bortles for being masked around No. 3 QB Jeff Driskell before they tested positive. COVID-19 Thanksgiving morning.

The Broncos’ arguments for their game against New Orleans were pushed back a day or two, so that they were denied by the league. NFLS medical team admitted COVID-19 Exposure in Denver was included in the team quarterback room, in contrast to the Baltimore Ravens rotor-wide virus outbreak, which led the NFL to postpone their trip to Pittsburgh three times.

The Ravens are now scheduled to play their game against the Steelers on Wednesday afternoon, six days after going for the NFL Thanksgiving triple-header main course.

To deny it a 48-hour reimbursement and a chance to produce a new passerby or even to get it back in time to get Lock, Ripian and / or Bertels back, the Broncos headed to Hinton Rookh, who played quarterback at Wake Forest before making the switch. Wide receiver last year.

Hint was bitten by the Broncos after training camp and was spending his days on pitching products a month earlier, not to try or catch pedestrians. Hend took a job selling candy bars and other merchandise for high school for funders when he was called back to Denver for a $ 4,447 weekly practice squad paycheck.

This week, Hell gets a $ 35,882 game check on the chin for the Broncos, completing just one of nine for 13 yards against the Saints.

One of the worst performances in the history of the modern NFL attracted props.

Respecting that child, the Broncos told Garrett Bowles on Monday.

Crazy Respect & Support 4 @ Kendall_Hinton2 … I don’t care about stats or scores, this young man did nothing but fight w / dirty hands he was dealt! Hall of Famer Kurt Warner tweeted.

Much respect for this boy, Santa linebacker DeMario Davis tweeted after the game. He handled this situation like a real supporter. I can only imagine the range of emotions and mental downloads he saw in 24 hours.

Still, it came down to whether any of their quarterbacks wore their masks around Driskell last week, or if the Broncos quickly separated one of their quarterbacks, especially when they signed Bertels in September Were sprained when the lock was sideline.

The Bills are piling up with rogue Jake Fromm, whos on their 53-man roster, but only working remotely, and the Eagles veteran veteran for two months before signing the Texas active roster a few months ago What did Josh McConn do.

Asked on Monday if the Broncos had once discussed the separation of Bortles for a quarterback comeback, Fungio said, we do the havan yet … but something we’ll discuss.

Not that he didn’t hesitate to do so even after the weekend’s most spectacular events, which enabled the Broncos (4-7) to become the first team to miss the playoffs for five straight seasons after the Super Bounce Championship. Left it behind.

I think if we just follow the protocol, Fungio said, okay.

Other notable 12 week calls:


The Titans were up for the first time in Indianapolis by a delay of 28–14 when coach Mike Wrobel sent his punt team out on Indy 38 on fourth-and-4. A change of heart sent the Titans back and Ryan Tanhol hit Corey Davis. Indie 1 with 22 seconds left in the half. A play later, Tannehill took over from a yard for a 35–17 lead, leading them to a big win for the series division that put Tennessee back in the AFC South.

Tannehill said, I was campaigning on the shore. I was honestly tickled that we didn’t convert to third down. I was very upset about that, but the coach gave us one more chance and we took advantage.

Political football

Washington briefly stood atop the dreaded NFC East standings following their 41-16 rout of Dallas on Thanksgiving, and the team closed a snapshot of the standings with the caption on the team’s official Twitter account! President Donald Trump popularized a phrase for President Donald Trump as he fought to reverse election results in several swing states following the victory of President-Elect Joe Biddens.

The team immediately deleted their tweet.


AP Pro Football writer Teresa M. Walker contributed to this report.


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