Deion Sanders is a mealymouthed POS

Good Morning, Broncos fans! Hey, y'all remember when current NFL employee Deion Sanders accused ex-players suing the league over head injuries of making a dishonest money grab?

Turns out that more than two years prior to his SB 47 pregame show comments, Neon Deion had filed a workers' compensation claim in California over head injuries he claims to have suffered while playing for the Cowboys.

Think about that for a moment.

It's almost impossible to believe, no matter one's opinion of Deion Sanders.

Granted, Deion has always been full of shit.

But this is hypocrisy at its most brazen. Honestly, I don't even think it's worth getting into all of the lurid angles of this story. There are no gray areas here, no subtleties.

GFY, Deion.

Broncos News

John Fox sounds like he's ready to embrace playing quickly and chucking the ball, one fourth-quarter possession aside.

crazy number from Thursday night: Denver's most time-consuming scoring drive took just 2:30 off the clock.

Archie and Olivia will be at Manning Bowl 3 next Sunday, but brother Cooper will not.

RIP Lynn DeBruin, former Broncos beat writer for the RMN, who passed at 51 after a battle with cancer.

Nate Jackson's NFL memoir is coming out in nine days.

Broncos Analysis

Andrew Mason discusse the Denver pass rush in the absence of Von Miller.

Paul Klee thinks Foxball is dead, but one game isn't enough to convince us just yet.

If, as Mike Klis suggests, the Broncos are the clear AFC favorite for the Super Bowl, why does it matter how many contenders there are in the NFC? Denver wouldn't have to play all of them to be declared champions, right?

Jeff Legwold says the Broncos need to do more than just trot 11 personnel out there, and this should surprise nobody, considering how long he held onto the idea that they needed a fullback and to employ 21 personnel last year.

Legwold says the Broncos' decision to keep 11 defensive backs on the 53-man roster was about special teams, but let's see what happens when Champ Bailey comes back from injury, and Von returns from suspension.

Woody Paige explores some trivial pursuits in advance of Manning Bowl 3.


Oakland placed LT Jared Veldheer on IR with the designation to return; the LOLJets cut QB Brady Quinn but are expected to re-sign him next week; New England re-signed RB/KR Leon WashingtonMiami extended LB Koa MisiDallas DE Ben Bass and Tennessee FB Quinn Johnson (briefly of the Broncos in 2011) landed on IR.

Pats TE Rob Gronkowski will not play today, meaning Tom Brady will have none of his top five receivers from 2012.

Chargers LB Manti Te'o and Bengals LT Andrew Whitworth have also been declared out, while S Ed Reed will not start for Houston tomorrow; Blaine Gabbert is expected to start at QB for Jacksonville.

According to Len Pasquarelli, Tim Tebow has not only turned down a request by an NFL team to try a different position, but he's passed on a chance to audition to be a TV analyst as well. Can't wait til he's on the airwaves someday talking about players' excitement and passion...


Jarrett Bell thinks the Rams could catch some people by surprise this year, but is it ever a shock when a Jeff Fisher-coached team does well?

Peter King explains why he will no longer use the blatantly racist name of Washington's NFL franchise; Drew Magary comes up with some new names for the team in his season preview for them.

Ryan Glasspiegel on the Deion-like things Roger Goodell has uttered this year.

Chase Stuart takes a crack at how to predict how many passing yards to expect from a quarterback against a given opponent. 


Free agent punter Chris Kluwe explains all that's wrong with Magary and Deadspin.

Richard Deitsch and Darren Rovell added another chapter to their ongoing Twitter war.

Doug is IAOFM’s resident newsman and spelling czar. Follow him on Twitter @IAOFM

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