Pita Taumoepenu

Pita Taumoepenu

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/245 lbs
Born: Euless, Texas
College: Utah
Draft: 2017 6th round (18th pick) by the
  • Sports Illustrated Mile High Huddle: Denver Broncos News, Analysis and More

    Denver Broncos Must Win These Key Matchups To Beat Las Vegas Raiders

    The Raiders offensive line has struggled in pass protection and ranked 13th in total pressures allowed. In addition, their pass-blocking efficiency ranks 15th. LT Kolton Miller has practically been a turnstile allowing six total pressures, while RT Jermaine Eluemunor has allowed seven.

  • Denver Post

    Broncos RG Quinn Meinerz eager to return, boost run game vs. Raiders: “It's time to do my thing.”

    After a trial-by-fire rookie campaign in which Quinn Meinerz was thrust into a starting role at midseason, the Broncos believed Meinerz was ready to take the next step in 2022. That plan went sideways on Denver’s first possession this year, when the Broncos’ starting right guard strained his hamstring on a field goal attempt in Seattle. The good news for Meinerz: The injury wasn’t severe enough to warrant a trip to injured reserve.


    'Those guys have been pretty dominant': Bradley Chubb, Randy Gregory highlight Broncos pass rush that could be critical in stopping Raiders offense

    When the Broncos signed Randy Gregory in free agency, General Manager George Paton spoke to the importance of having a wave of pass rushers. Through three games, the Broncos have ridden that wave to a 2-1 performance and have become one of the league's best defenses. Gregory and Bradley Chubb have combined for five sacks, 14 tackles, five tackles for loss, 10 quarterback hits and three forced fumbles as they've formed one of the league's best pass-rushing duos.