With the NFL playoffs beginning Saturday, right here’s a have a look at the gamers and coaches with Colorado ties within the bracket.
Punter Brett Kern (Broncos 2008-09); middle Daniel Munyer (CU 2011-14); nostril sort out Kyle Peko (Broncos 2016-17, 2019); particular groups coordinator Craig Aukerman (Broncos defensive assistant, 2010); tight finish Austin Fort (Broncos 2019-20) on apply squad; quarterback Kevin Hogan (Broncos 2018-19) on apply squad.
Offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy (CU 1987-90, ex-varsity assistant at Thomas Jefferson, former CU working backs coach and offensive coordinator); offensive high quality management coach Connor Embree (Superior native and ex-receivers coach at Fairview).
Wideout Emmanuel Sanders (Broncos 2014-19); receiver Isaiah McKenzie (Broncos 2017-18); assistant receivers coach Marc Lubick (Fort Collins, son of longtime CSU coach Sonny, CSU assistant 2000-09, Broncos assistant receivers coach 2015-16); wideout Tanner Gentry (Grandview) on apply squad.
Cornerback Chidobe Awuzie (CU 2013-16); defensive sort out Josh Tupou (CU 2012-16); quarterback Brandon Allen (Broncos 2019); offensive coordinator Brian Callahan (Broncos teaching assistant 2010, assistant coach 2011-15).
Kicker Daniel Carlson (The Classical Academy); lengthy snapper Trent Sieg (Eaton and CSU, 2014-17); offensive line coach Tom Cable (CU offensive line coach 1998, offensive coordinator 1999).
Offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Josh McDaniels (Broncos head coach 2009-10); sort out Will Sherman (CU 2017-19) on apply squad; tight finish Matt LaCosse (Broncos 2017-18) on apply squad; tight finish Dalton Keene (Chatfield) on injured reserve.
Running again Kalen Ballage (Falcon); exterior linebacker Derrek Tuszka (Broncos 2020-21); cornerback Ahkello Witherspoon (CU 2014-16).
Left sort out David Bakhtiari (CU 2010-12); kicker Mason Crosby (CU 2003-06); wideout Juwann Winfree (CU 2016-18, Broncos 2019-20); cornerback Isaac Yiadom (Broncos 2018-19); cornerback Kabion Ento (CU 2016-18) on apply squad; wideout David Moore (Broncos 2021) on apply squad.
Outside linebacker Shaquil Barrett (CSU 2010-13 and Broncos 2014-18); middle Ryan Jensen (Fort Morgan and CSU-Pueblo, 2009-11).
Wideout Michael Gallup (CSU 2016-17).
Outside linebacker Von Miller (Broncos 2011-21); exterior linebacker Justin Hollins (Broncos 2019); wideout Warren Jackson (CSU 2017-19, Broncos 2021) on apply squad; particular groups coordinator Joe DeCamillis (Arvada, Broncos particular groups coordinator 2015-16); assistant quarterbacks coach Zac Robinson (Chatfield).
Kicker Matt Prater (Broncos 2007-13); defensive coordinator Vance Joseph (CU 1990-94, Broncos head coach 2017-18); offensive line coach Sean Kugler (Broncos offensive line coach 2018); defensive backs coach Marcus Robertson (Broncos defensive backs coach 2017-18); cornerbacks coach Greg Williams (Broncos defensive backs coach 2018).
General supervisor John Lynch (Broncos 2004-07); head coach Kyle Shanahan (son of former Broncos head coach Mike Shanahan, Cherry Creek); offensive coordinator Mike McDaniel (Smoky Hill, Broncos intern 2005); tight ends/assistant head coach Jon Embree (Cherry Creek, CU 1983-86, CU assistant coach 1993-2002, CU head coach 2011-12); working backs coach Bobby Turner (Broncos working backs coach 1995-2009); wideout coach Wes Welker (Broncos 2013-14); quarterbacks coach Rich Scangarello (Broncos offensive coordinator 2019); wideout Austin Mack (Broncos apply squad 2021) and inside linebacker Curtis Robinson (Broncos 2021) on apply squad.