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Published on 06/20/2012 at Wed Jun 20 07:42.
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Denver Broncos News

Elway On Value Of Time Off |
The preseason opener is less than two months away; John Elway talks about the importance of players having a break before the start of training camp.

Del Rio Calls Broncos’ DC Turnaround ‘Unusual’ | CBS Denver
Coaching turnover happens in every sport, especially in the NFL. But there’s something to be said for cohesion as head coaches probably would like their staff to be intact for a few years. That hasn’t been the case for the Denver Broncos as Jack Del Rio has become the seventh defensive coordinator in seven years.

Tebow, Broncos and shelter allegedly invoked to bolster charity fraud | Denver Post
A Centennial woman came up with a number of creative ways to raise cash for The Gathering Place, a well-known Denver shelter for women, children and transgendered people.

Can Peyton pass as well as he leads? | Fox Sports
As Peyton Manning begins to reinvent himself at 36 years old, trading a horseshoe on his helmet for an entire horse, it’s easy to distinguish Manning the leader from Manning the passer.

Philadelphia Eagles, Peyton Manning on hot seat in 2012 |
Over the last two years, the Eagles have made several bold moves and spent a boatload of money. Before the 2011 season, they moved Juan Castillo from offensive line coach to defensive coordinator, handed Michael Vick a $100 million extension and traded their ‘quarterback of the future’ in Kevin Kolb.

PFWA: Tim Tebow wins 2012 Good Guy award |
Quarterback Tim Tebow, who led the Denver Broncos during a magical 2011 season that saw him face intense local and national media scrutiny, has been selected as the 2012 Good Guy Award winner by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA).

Breaking down the Cover 1 ‘jump’ technique | National Football Post
Let’s talk some defense today and focus on the “jump” call in Cover 1 (man-free). A smart technique used to defend underneath crossing routes with the FS position vs. a “nasty” (or reduced) WR split to the open (weak) side of the formation.

Denver Broncos Blogs

Q&A with Clancy Barone | sits down with Tight Ends Coach Clancy Barone to talk about his position group, the offseason and expectations for 2012.

Position Preview: Tight Ends |
In the weeks leading up to training camp, will take you inside the roster, position-by-position. First in the series: tight ends.

2012 NFL Preview: Denver Broncos | 12th Man Rising
Over the next month, I’m going to be previewing all of the NFL teams in preparation for the 2012 season. I’ve decided to start things off with the Seahawk’s old rivals from the AFC West. From the emails I receive, it seems that very few of still you share the feelings of rivalry for the these teams like I still do, but that’s ok.

AFC offseason grades: Buffalo Bills, Denver Broncos join New England Patriots at head of class | AOL Sporting News
So how’s your favorite team looking for 2012? Thanks to a lockout-free offseason, the rosters around the league have already pretty much taken shape for the regular season.

Osweiler Has Better Arm Strength Than Manning? | Predominantly Orange
In ’09-’10 Manning passed for 4,500 yards. That same year he completed just 30.5% of his passes when passing from beyond 21 yards. That means that even if Manning never regains his arm strength, he can still be effective.

The Greatest Denver Broncos Team: Linebacker | MHR
Kark Mecklenburg was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the 12th round in 1983. He played all 12 seasons for the Broncos. He was known as the “Snow Goose” or the “Albino Rhino” and a key member of the Broncos teams that reached the Super Bowl. Mecklenburg was known for his ability to play every front 7 position.