• Nuggets sign Emmanuel Mudiay to multiyear deal

    DENVER (AP) — The Denver Nuggets signed top pick Emmanuel Mudiay to a multiyear deal Friday.

  • Denver Broncos defensive end Derek Wolfe takes part in drills at the team's NFL football training camp Friday, July 31, 2015, in Englewood, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Jackson’s strained calf adds to Denver D-line woes

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos’ biggest area of concern is their defensive line, where starting end Derek Wolfe is facing a four-game drug suspension.

  • Denver Broncos defensive end Antonio Smith, front, is welcomed to the field by fellow lineman DeMarcus Ware at the team's NFL football training camp Friday, July 31, 2015, in Englewood, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Antonio Smith says he trusts he’ll be cleared

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Defensive end Antonio Smith says he’s confident he’ll be cleared of any wrongdoing in a criminal sexual complaint against him in Texas.

  • Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas, left, confers with a coach at the team's NFL football training camp Friday, July 31, 2015, in Englewood, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Manning and Thomas back together after 201-day separation

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Demaryius Thomas and Peyton Manning are a long ways from being on the same page. At least they’re back on the same field.

  • Correction: Colorado Fluoride Debate story

    DENVER (AP) — In a story July 30 about a debate over adding fluoride to public drinking water, The Associated Press misspelled the last name of the director for the Fluoride Action Network. His name is Paul Connett, not Paul Commett.

  • Denver Broncos president and chief executive officer Joe Ellis, left, fields a question during a news conference as Elizabeth Concordia, center, president and chief executive officer of UCHealth, and physician Dr. Richard Schulick look on at the team's NFL football training camp Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Englewood, Colo. The health care provider and the Broncos have joined forces in a partnership. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Kubiak hoping history repeats itself with Elway, Manning

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Gary Kubiak sure has the blueprints.

  • In this image made from Colorado Judicial Department video, Arlene Holmes, top right, the mother of James Holmes, third from left, in white shirt, stand for the jury to leave for a break in testimony during the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial in Centennial, Colo., on Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Once they begin deliberating on the sentence, the Holmes jury will be charged with deciding if Holmes is to be executed, or if any mitigating evidence, such as mental health issues, warrants instead life in prison. (Colorado Judicial Department via AP, Pool)

    Jurors instructed on reasons to spare Colorado gunman’s life

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Defense lawyers for James Holmes made one more appeal for mercy Thursday, urging jurors to consider mental illness in his sentencing even though they rejected his insanity claim when they convicted him of murdering 12 people and trying to kill 70 others at a Colorado movie theater.

  • In this July 29, 2015 file image made from Colorado Judicial Department video, a family photo is displayed on the screen showing James Holmes when he was a toddler, as James Holmes' mother Arlene, top right, gives testimony during the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial in Centennial, Colo. James Holmes sits in court at far left. A fuller portrait of the Colorado movie theater shooter has emerged during Holmes' death penalty trial. Testimony given by Holmes' parents revealed a family laid bare by the tragic consequences of a son's incomprehensible descent from a well–behaved child with a quirky sense of humor into a killer capable of gunning down defenseless strangers. (Colorado Judicial Department via AP, Pool, File)

    Colorado theater shooter went from happy boy to mass killer

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — He flashed a toothy grin in his second grade photograph, but by the ninth grade, the smile was gone, replaced with an awkward smirk and a wild look in his eye.

  • MLS All-Star forward David Villa, center, celebrates scoring a goal with teammates Graham Zusi, left, and Omar Gonzalez, right, against Tottenham Hotspur during the first half of the MLS All-Star soccer game, Wednesday, July 29, 2015, in Commerce City, Colo. The game is the 20th annual mid-season classic for the league. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Kaka helps MLS All Stars to 2-1 win over Tottenham

    COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Kaka scored on a penalty kick and set up David Villa’s goal minutes later in the first half to help the best players in Major League Soccer beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 on a blustery Wednesday night.

  • Jake Long to visit Denver Broncos on Thursday

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos want to see if former No. 1 draft pick Jake Long is healthy enough to bolster their offensive line to protect 39-year-old Peyton Manning.