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Von Miller

Von Miller - #58 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 237 lbs.
Birthday 03/26/1989
Birthplace DeSoto, TX
College Texas A&M
Years played 3
Drafted 2011, 1st round, 2nd pick by Broncos


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Recap of Friday's NFL fines

Posted Dec. 07, 2012 @ 6:54 p.m. ET
Broncos LB Von Miller was fined again this season, this time $25,000 for a hit on Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman.

Second-year OLBs Smith, Miller among NFL's Players of the Month

Posted Nov. 29, 2012 @ 12:22 p.m. ET
Two of last year's top rookies, 49ers OLB Aldon Smith and Broncos OLB Von Miller, were their respective conference's Defensive Players of the Month.

Schaub, Miller, McKelvin named AFC Players of the Week

Posted Nov. 21, 2012 @ 11:49 a.m. ET
Texans QB Matt Schaub, Broncos LB Von Miller and Bills PR Leodis McKelvin were named the AFC Players of the Week for Week 11.

Recap of Friday's NFL fines

Posted Nov. 16, 2012 @ 7:19 p.m. ET
LBs Brandon Spikes, Aaron Curry and Von Miller were among those fined on Friday by the league.

Broncos OLB Miller excelling in second year

Posted Nov. 15, 2012 @ 5:13 p.m. ET
Not that there was much reason for concern in Denver, but Broncos OLB Von Miller has avoided the dreaded “sophomore slump."

AFC West Spin cycle: Week Five

Posted Oct. 08, 2012 @ 1:13 p.m. ET
It was a rough week for the AFC West, going 0-3 (the Raiders were on bye). We'll learn a lot more next week when the Broncos face the Chargers.

Key matchup: Broncos pass rushers vs. Patriots O-line

Posted Oct. 05, 2012 @ 2:23 p.m. ET
In what could be a shootout between Tom Brady’s Patriots and Peyton Manning’s Broncos, a key for Denver will be the pass rush.

Broncos' changes up front paying dividends vs. the run

Posted Sept. 21, 2012 @ 4:22 p.m. ET
Despite the loss of DT Ty Warren, the Broncos' run defense has been superb through two games.

Broncos look to give Manning improved pass defense

Posted June 21, 2012 @ 2:13 p.m. ET
If Peyton Manning is putting up the points for Denver, the Broncos' pass defense needs to be better than it was in 2011 to hold leads.

Von Miller sizes up some 2012 draft prospects

Posted April 18, 2012 @ 4:47 p.m. ET
Broncos OLB Von Miller had nice things to say about a bunch of players he played with and against in college, but not Robert Griffin III.

Miller almost healed and ready to lead Broncos

Posted March 10, 2012 @ 2:39 p.m. ET
Broncos OLB Von Miller told PFW his injured thumb is almost all the way healed and that he is ready to become more of a leader during his second year in the NFL.

Broncos' Miller working with South Carolina DE Ingram

Posted Feb. 25, 2012 @ 4:20 p.m. ET
A top prospect in this year's draft is getting some pointers from a player who knows a thing or two about making a good first impression in the NFL.

After taking bumps, Broncos can recover

Posted Jan. 16, 2012 @ 5:07 p.m. ET
The Broncos were crushed by the Patriots in the divisional playoffs, but they can return to the postseason in 2012 with some more upgrades.

They said it: Patriots divisional-round edition

Posted Jan. 10, 2012 @ 9:39 p.m. ET
Here are the highlights of what Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, QB Tom Brady, DT Vince Wilfork and CB Devin McCourty said to the media Tuesday.

Patriots-Broncos matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Jan. 10, 2012 @ 8:09 p.m. ET
The Patriots' tackles get their second look in less than a month at the Broncos' pass-rushing duo of Elvis Dumervil and Von Miller.


Posted Dec. 26, 2012
Miller was selected to the AFC's Pro Bowl roster.||||||| Miller is one of five Broncos to make the team, joining Peyton Manning, Elvis Dumervil, Champ Bailey and Ryan Clady.
Posted Nov. 16, 2012
Miller and Kevin Vickerson are appealing fines they said they received from the NFL for hits on Carolina quarterback Cam Newton last weekend.||||||| Miller's $21,000 fine was for a low hit, but Denver's star linebacker insists he was blocked into Newton and didn't come anywhere near his knees. Miller said he had two fines overturned on appeal last year for hits on Mark Sanchez and he feels he has another strong case.
Posted Feb. 04, 2012
Miller has won a two-man race with 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith for the 2011 Associated Press NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year award.||||||| The second Bronco to win the award - LB Mike Croel got it in 1991 - Miller made 64 tackles and had 11 1/2 sacks despite missing one game and playing the last four contests with a cumbersome cast protecting his surgically repaired right thumb.
Posted Dec. 30, 2011
The outside linebacker and No. 2 overall pick in the draft looked like a lock for Defensive Rookie of the Year honors when he collected 10 1/2 sacks in his first 10 games. Then, at the end of his best performance yet, a 10-tackle masterpiece at San Diego, Miller tore ligaments in his right thumb making a big play against the Chargers on Nov. 27.||||||| He hasn't nearly as troublesome since, collecting just a single sack this month while San Francisco's Aldon Smith closes in on Jevon Kearse's rookie record of 14 1/2 sacks.
Posted Dec. 02, 2011
Miller, who missed last week with a thumb injury, practiced for the second straight day on Thursday.||||||| The rookie is expected to play Sunday against Chicago with a cast over his right thumb.