Thursday, November 06, 2003 - If the Broncos had a game Sunday, kicker Jason Elam seriously doubts he would be able to play. "All I know is I can't walk straight," Elam said Wednesday. "I couldn't imagine kicking a football right now."
Jackson's new deal precludes free agency - Denver Post - Adam Schefter
Thursday, November 06, 2003 - The contract Jarious Jackson signed with the Broncos last month is a two-year deal, meaning the quarterback is tied to Denver through the end of the 2004 season. By signing the deal, Jackson forfeited the opportunity to become an unrestricted free agent after this season. But after being unemployed for nearly the first two months of this season, he felt it was a compromise worth making.
Take my life, please - Denver Post - Adam Schefter
Thursday, November 06, 2003 - Forget about the mind of the married man. The most entertaining minds often belong to those born after the Broncos' back-to-back Super Bowl wins.
T.D. 'kind of saying it is over' - Rocky Mountain News - Lynn DeBruin
November 6, 2003 - Terrell Davis refused to use the word retire, but in a rare TV interview acknowledged once again that he likely is done with football. "You can never get football out of your system, and until I officially retire, there might be a small glimpse of hope that one day I may wake up and say I want to play again. But until that day, I'm mentally kind of saying that it is over," Davis said Wednesday night on NFL Total Access, the NFL Network's signature show.
Mobley facing a tough decision - Rocky Mountain News - Lynn DeBruin
November 6, 2003 - The stinging pain in his neck has subsided, replaced only by a stabbing pain in his heart whenever the Denver Broncos lose. But aside from Sundays and occasional Monday nights, Howard Griffith doesn't much miss the NFL.
Adams: Close games are tough for Broncos - Rocky Mountain News - Sam Adams
November 6, 2003 - Do not put a razor in the hands of the Denver Broncos. They aren't very good these days when it comes to close shaves. The Broncos came into the 2003 season hoping to erase the memories of several close losses last season. But their 30-26 loss to the New England Patriots on Monday at Invesco Field was an awfully painful reminder.
Broncology: To the Nines - DenverBroncos.com - Andrew Mason
Thursday, November 6, 2003 - Midseason has passed. The bye week will come and go this weekend. The "chill of November" to which John Facenda so eloquently referred. It is the time when the one-game-at-a-time focus sharpens, as the playoffs start to become a more tangible and closer goal. "I think you have to be at double-digits during the season (to start talking about the playoffs)," defensive lineman Trevor Pryce said. "I think you're talking about Week 10 or 11, that's when it hits the fan."
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