Get a Hartford Courant subscription for less than 29 cents per day
Topics

Brandon Bolden

Broncos Work On Fundamentals, Hoping To Stop Drops

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — After dropping seven of Peyton Manning's passes against Pittsburgh, the Denver Broncos wide receivers found themselves running the "gauntlet" drill this week.

They ran from one sideline to the other catching rapid-fire passes from their left and right, a staple of the NFL's scouting combine every February where prospective pass-catchers show off their good hands.

That wasn't the only fundamental skill the Broncos worked on as they prepared for Sunday's AFC championship game against New England.

"I think it will come down to big runs on offense," Demaryius Thomas said. "We already were talking about that as a group of...

Loading
26°