Police: Denver DE Jason Hunter stabbed

Detroit police say Denver Broncos’ defensive end Jason Hunter was stabbed and was taken to a local hospital.

No other information was immediately available.

Hunter had 60 tackles and three sacks for Denver last season. Because of Denver’s needs on defense, Denver has been open to bringing him back.

In other AFC West news:

The Raiders will soon be playing at Overstock.com Coliseum. It doesn’t roll off the tongue, but if it brings in money, it works.

The Kansas City Star looks at the challenges that face new quarterbacks coach Jim Zorn.

ESPN draft analyst Todd McShay thinks Carolina should take Alabama defensive tackle Marcell Dareus at No. 1. Dareus is a serious candidate to be taken by Denver at No. 2.

ESPN’s Ed Werder reports from Denver on the team’s plans at No. 2. Werder explains the team’s major needs on defense.