DeMarcus Ware

Von Miller just wishes final game meant more

Von Miller wishes Sunday's season finale meant something and he yearns for the day his sage advice hits home with his younger teammates.

With the AFC West crown locked up, Kansas City (9-6) gets to treat Sunday's game at Denver (5-10) essentially as an exhibition, playing backups and resting starters for the playoffs that begin next week.

The Broncos are closing out one of their most disappointing seasons in franchise history, one that began with high hopes and a 3-1 record before a historic eight-game skid rendered them also-rans for a second straight season.

"I'm not eager to play the second guy," Miller said of Chiefs rookie QB Patrick Mahomes II, who's...