Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Kicker Matt Prater Held Out of Denver Broncos Practice for Two Consecutive Days
January 24th, 2014 at 5:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** Denver Broncos kicker Matt Prater was held out of practice Friday due to a virus, making it two days in a row he didn't practice with the team. Prater was held out to not only get himself some rest, but obviously so the other players on the team don't...

Denver Broncos Put Best Foot Forward, Place Franchise Tag on Matt Prater
March 5th, 2012 at 5:15 PM
The Denver Broncos 2011 season was full of surprise endings that left many opponents feeling like they got kicked in the gut. So it came as little surprise today when the Broncos slapped the franchise tag on kicker Matt Prater, whose four game-winning field goals tied for the second most...

Matt Prater Named AFC Special Teams Player of the Month
January 5th, 2012 at 12:06 PM
Before the Denver Broncos got a holiday hangover with three consecutive losses heading into the playoffs, the first part of the month was a December to remember. A big reason the Broncos got off on the right foot was largely due to the right foot of kicker Matt Prater, who...

Denver Broncos Champ Bailey Corners Market for Pro Bowl Cornerbacks
December 27th, 2011 at 4:44 PM
Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey was named to a record setting 11th Pro Bowl Tuesday breaking the previous record held by...Champ Bailey. Bailey is one of only six players to be named to  11 Pro Bowls. Joining Bailey on the AFC Pro Bowl roster will be two players who made...

Tebow, Broncos Get Redemption in Stunning Comeback Win Over Dolphins
October 24th, 2011 at 3:12 AM
When Denver Broncos kicker Matt Prater's 52-yard field goal sailed through the uprights at Sun Life Stadium to give his team an 18-15 overtime victory over the Miami Dolphins, it was the culminating instance of a recurring theme Sunday afternoon...redemption. "I felt like I needed to redeem myself," Prater said. Prater's game...