Broncos name 2016 team captains

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Broncos coach Gary Kubiak announced the team captains for the 2016 season on Sunday.

The players were voted by teammates.

Receiver Demaryius Thomas will serve as team captain on offense for the second season. Thomas also served as an offensive captain during the 2014 season.

On defense, outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware will be the captain. It is Ware’s third time as a Broncos captain and eighth overall.

Cornerback Kayvon Webster will get the honor of his first season as team captain on special teams.