The Broncos dealt Demaryius Thomas more than a month ago and they are still adjusting to the shakeup to the offense. Denver GM John Elway had faith in the Emmanuel Sanders and young guys coming up -- Courtland Sutton, DaeSean Hamilton and Tim Patrick, to name a few -- to pull the trigger on the trade.

As Jeff Legwold of ESPN writes, the Broncos' offense is a work in progress, and during a stretch where they are trying to get back into the playoff race: