Tony Dungy Press Conference Highlights

Tony Dungy (Tom Strattman/AP)

Tony Dungy talked to the media this week about Broncos CB Champ Bailey, QB Jay Cutler, the Denver defense and more. Check out what he had to say in this press conference highlights feature.

On the Broncos and Mike Shanahan's philosophy of running the football...

"I think that's the way he believes that you win, by dominating the line of scrimmage, by controlling the ball, forcing you to defend the run and then making big plays in the passing game. They've done it as well as anyone over the last 10 or 12 years."

On Jay Cutler...

"I think he's doing well for a quarterback in his first 10 starts. He's obviously got a good team around him, which helps, and they have a good system. He shows me a little bit of Brett Favre. He can make some throws out of the pocket. He makes throws on the run, avoids the rush. He tries to fit some balls in, which leads to some interceptions, but he makes big plays for them and he's doing well."

On Travis Henry and the Broncos system...

"They run with seemingly whoever's back there. He's a quality back and I think he fits what they do really well. He's a slasher and can get out in the secondary. He can break tackles. He's a quality back, so we're going to have our hands full."

On the Broncos defense...

"They have little bit different system than they had last year. They brought in Dre' Bly, who had some outstanding years in the NFC. He's doing well for them. They have a lot of speed of defense. That seems to be the big thing, their linebackers, their secondary, people up front. Simeon Rice, a guy I know really well, can run. So it looks like they've gone to that approach. They are very, very fast."

On Broncos DB-Champ Bailey and their coverages...

"We're looking at their coverages more than anything. That's what gives you a problem. They do a couple of things. They plan man coverage that looks like zone. Sometimes the corners have help and sometimes they don't, but they do a good job of disguising, so you just have to read things out. I don't know that there is anything that you say, ‘We can't throw here, or we can't do this.' You just have to be careful in everything because they do a good job of camouflaging what they're in."

On seeing Brandon Stokley...

"It seems to be a weekly thing now. We miss Brandon a lot just like we missed guys that we have faced so far. He's a guy that was fun to be around. He loved to practice. He was just really a good player and a good person. I've said that about all of our guys. I think the guys that have left here have taken something to the teams they've gone to, and we're kind of proud of that."

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