Miami downgrades ailing Tua Tagovailoa; Ryan Fitzpatrick likely to face Jets

ASSOCIATED PRESS Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa (1) talks to quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) during the closing seconds of a game against the Denver Broncos on Nov. 22.

ASSOCIATED PRESS Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa (1) talks to quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) during the closing seconds of a game against the Denver Broncos on Nov. 22. MIAMI >> Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa was downgraded to questionable for today’s game in the New…

Kiszla: Hey, John Elway. Has safety Justin Simmons shown enough to get richly deserved raise after saving Broncos’ victory against Miami?

Kiszla: Hey, John Elway. Has safety Justin Simmons shown enough to get richly deserved raise after saving Broncos’ victory against Miami?

Isn’t it time we placed great respect, not to mention serious money, on the name of Broncos security Justin Simmons? On another Sunday afternoon, when it seemed like Denver was out to find a way to lose, Simmons put an end to any idea of…

Drew Lock felt “determined” to rally Broncos against Miami, sore rib and all

Drew Lock felt “determined” to rally Broncos against Miami, sore rib and all

He was less Buzz Lightyear than Missouri mule, stubborn to the last. But Drew Lock wasn’t going to put a sore rib in the way of a week 11 start against the Miami Dolphins at home. “I was unusually determined (to play),” said Lock after…

Running wild — Melvin Gordon, Phillip Lindsay lead Broncos offense in win over Miami

Running wild — Melvin Gordon, Phillip Lindsay lead Broncos offense in win over Miami

Broncos quarterback Drew Lock had no reason to trust when offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur’s plan began downloading onto his iPad last week. Lock had thrown 10 interceptions in the past five games, and the attack was stuck in season-long funk. In addition, he had an…