Will Petersen

Will Petersen is a digital sports analyst for DenverSports.com and a Colorado native. Will earned a broadcast journalism degree from the University of Missouri in 2012 and has spent the past decade covering Denver sports. Follow Will on Twitter: @PetersenWill

Report: Payton wants several former assistants with Saints for Broncos staff

Nola.com's Jeff Duncan reports Payton plans to interview New Orleans QB coach Ronald Curry for Denver's offensive coordinator position
2 hours ago

By booting out Wilson’s QB coach, Payton makes it clear he’s the captain now

It's a new era at Dove Valley and it's Sean Payton's way or the highway; a couple of big flexes on Monday delivered that message loud and clear
8 hours ago

Both Greg Penner and George Paton deny Broncos wanted DeMeco Ryans

Sean Payton joked he was talking with Penner and Paton all along, and Ryans must've been communicating with Broncos part-owner Sir Lewis Hamilton
24 hours ago

Payton speaks on how he’ll use Wilson’s strengths, brings up a karaoke bar

Nathaniel Hackett was perhaps making Russell Wilson run plays he didn't want to or wasn't prepared for; Sean Payton won't be doing that
1 day ago

Broncos request another defensive coordinator interview, what’s it mean?

While Seahawks assistant Sean Desai is viewed as a rising star in the NFL, perhaps the more interesting angle is what does this mean for Ejiro Evero?
4 days ago

Broncos request DC interview with Flores, were once named in his lawsuit

Flores named the Broncos in his 2022 lawsuit in which he sued the NFL and alleged racist hiring practices against three teams; Denver denied the allegations
4 days ago

Mark Schlereth says he’d be interested in coaching Broncos offensive line

"I talked to Sean (Payton) several weeks ago, I haven't talked to him since," Schlereth said. "Would I be interested? Certainly I'd be interested"
5 days ago

Broncos owners Penner, Rice playing in golf tournament as Payton waits

Head coach Sean Payton should help the Broncos in an immense way, but even he has to wait for a few rounds on the links to be played first
5 days ago

Report: Sean Payton to meet with Ejiro Evero as Vic Fangio heads South

How Payton's staff shapes up remains one of the biggest questions, but we know it won't include Fangio and Evero's status is firmly in flux
5 days ago

Peyton Manning congratulates Tom Brady on retiring with classy message

"It was an honor & a privilege to compete against him on the field, and I truly appreciated his friendship off the field," Manning wrote on Instagram
6 days ago

Brother of Michael Porter Jr. faces four felony charges after fatal crash

The charges, announced by Denver prosecutors, include vehicular homicide - DUI and vehicular homicide - reckless driving
6 days ago

Klatt: How Sean Payton helped Drew Brees can work with Russell Wilson

Broncos head coach Sean Payton will needs to adjust to Wilson's strengths, and Joel Klatt feels he'll do just that, similar to his work in New Orleans
6 days ago

Report: Vic Fangio is an option to be next Broncos defensive coordinator

Adam Schefter first reported that Payton and Fangio wanted to work together back on Dec. 24, two days before the Broncos fired Nathaniel Hackett
7 days ago

Report: Broncos wanted DeMeco Ryans, settled for Sean Payton, others deny

Ian Rapoport is reporting Denver made one last play at 49ers defensive coordinator DeMeco Ryans before he accepted the Houston Texans job
7 days ago

Rapoport: Both Sean Payton and Jim Harbaugh still “options” for Broncos

Speaking about Harbaugh and Payton, Ian Rapoport said he's not ready to rule out either guy, at least until they re-commit to their current gigs
7 days ago

Dizzying Broncos coaching search has become increasingly frustrating

What's waiting just a little longer for the next Broncos head coach? Perhaps questions will be answered, or perhaps nightmares will be realized
7 days ago

Schefter: Jim Harbaugh no longer a candidate for the Denver Broncos

Schefter also told "The Drive" on 104.3 The Fan he doesn't think someone like former Denver head coach Mike Shanahan is in play for the gig
8 days ago

It sounds like Adam Schefter knows something we don’t about the Broncos

Appearing on the Pat McAfee Show, Schefter was asked where things stand with Denver, and clearly wanted to share more than he did
8 days ago

DeMeco Ryans, Vic Fangio may be linked, but neither move helps Broncos

Ryans is likely headed to Houston to take the Texans job, while Fangio could replace him as defensive coordinator with the San Francisco 49ers
8 days ago

Rockies owner Dick Monfort sets extremely mediocre bar for 2023 season

Speaking at an event in Greeley on Saturday morning, Monfort said he thinks the Rockies "can play .500 ball" during the 2023 season
10 days ago

Report: “Occasional clashes” between Malone, Hyland could lead to trade

Hyland loves to play fast and loose, and can provide energy off the bench; however, his quick trigger on deep three-point shots may not sit well
11 days ago

Finally, a “tentative” plan for the return of Avs captain Gabriel Landeskog

On Friday, Avalanche head coach Jared Bednar provided the good news the captain could begin skating in Denver after the All-Star break
11 days ago

Report: Sean Payton “fears power struggle” with one of Broncos owners

If you take a tweet from Mark Maske of The Washington Post at face value, it means the power struggle is with Greg Penner or Condoleezza Rice
12 days ago

Report: 49ers DC DeMeco Ryans is now “top candidate” in Broncos search

After waiting days for meaningful updates in the Broncos search, 9NEWS and 104.3 The Fan insider Mike Klis has broken some significant news
12 days ago