Broncos News Blogs - 4/6/2006

Jake Plummer reflect on Pat Tillman, The NFL's schedule gets a little more flexible and Dwayne Carswell is on his way back, check out these and more stories in today's edition the Broncos News Blogs.

Broncos release 2006 schedule - Denver Post – Bill Williamson
04/06/2006 - The Broncos will begin defense of their first AFC West Division title in seven years at St. Louis on Sept. 10, the release of the team's schedule today shows. The Broncos' first home game will be Sept. 17 against Kansas City. The Broncos have one Monday night game, at home Oct. 9 against Baltimore. It will mark the return of defensive end Trevor Pryce and running back Mike Anderson. Both players were signed by the Ravens last month after being cut by Denver.Denver has an early season bye in the fourth week .

Plummer takes time to reflect - Denver Post – Bill Williamson
4/6/2006 - Jake Plummer was digging in for his 10th NFL season as he hung out Tuesday at a picnic table at Dove Valley shortly after completing his second day of the Broncos' offseason workout program.

Flex schedule thrills Bowlen- Denver Post – Bill Williamson
4/6/2006 - The Broncos' schedule may be in flux at the end of the season. And owner Pat Bowlen loves it. The NFL announced a plan Wednesday to delay scheduling Sunday night games that will be broadcast on NBC for Weeks 10-15 and Week 17. There will be no changes in Week 16, Christmas weekend. All games in the flexible weeks will be listed with start times of 11 a.m. or 2:05-2:15 p.m. (Mountain).

Back-to-Back Prime Time Games Highlight 2006 Slate- DenverBroncos.com – Andrew Mason
Thursday, April 6, 2006 - It would have taken an utter implausibility for Domonique Foxworth to be in any way stunned by the Broncos' 2006 schedule. "They didn't put any CFL teams on there, so I'm not surprised," Foxworth said. "It's all teams that I expected we should play. I'm excited for a chance to play the (Pittsburgh) Steelers and another chance against the (New England) Patriots. They're good measuring sticks every year." The Patriots contest is one of two Broncos games to air on NBC's new Sunday night television package. Two other prime-time games and a season-opening contest at St. Louis also highlight the late.

Confident Terrell Knows the Reason for Past Struggles -- Himself- DenverBroncos.com – Andrew Mason
Wednesday, April 5, 2006 - David Terrell has made peace with his past in professional football. He accepts that he'll never retrieve the first seasons of his career, years in which his performance did not match his high first-round pedigree, seasons lost in a ocean of frustration. And as he readily admits, his wounds have been self-inflicted.

Seeking answers- Rocky Mountain News – Jeff Legwold
4/5/2006 - Jake Plummer can't believe how late it's getting. He can't believe how much he still wants to get done, how much he wants to make a difference. Oh, there's that whole issue of the Super Bowl - and, boy, has he been focusing on that - but Plummer just cannot get Pat Tillman out of his head.

Carswell on the way back- Denver Post – Bill Williamson
4/4/2006 - The comeback of Dwayne Carswell has commenced. Carswell was one of more than 60 Broncos players to begin the offseason workout program Monday. The offensive lineman is attempting to return from serious injuries sustained in an October auto accident. Barring a major setback, Denver strength and conditioning coach Rich Tuten said he expects Carswell, 34, to be ready for training camp in late July.

Bloom shows off WR skills- Denver Post – Bill Williamson
4/2/2006 - A sore quadriceps muscle made Jeremy Bloom concentrate on his football skills Saturday in his workout for NFL scouts. According to his father, that was fine with the former Colorado receiver/returner. It is Bloom's rusty football skills the scouts are interested in, anyway.



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