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Greg Knapp‘s exit out of the AFC West didn’t last long. Two weeks after he was fired as offensive coordinator of the Oakland Raiders, Knapp has been tapped to coach quarterbacks for the Denver Broncos, likely completing their coaching moves this offseason. The role of QB Coach was opened after Adam Gase was promoted from [...]

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Published on 01/18/2013 at Fri Jan 18 18:51.   21 Comments
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New Denver Broncos offensive coordinator Adam Gase has made the promise most fans want to hear: unleash the offense. Gase: “We’re looking to go pedal to the metal, play as fast as possible, be aggressive & score as many points as possible every game.” — Gray Caldwell (@GrayCaldwell) January 17, 2013 Gase continued: “(We are looking [...]

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Published on 01/17/2013 at Thu Jan 17 12:46.   6 Comments
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As we reported earlier, the Denver Broncos have promoted Adam Gase to offensive coordinator, replacing Mike McCoy. They’ve now officially announced the move, and the press release was full of enough interesting nuggets that we thought we’d pass it along to you. Check it after the jump.

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Published on 01/17/2013 at Thu Jan 17 10:44.   19 Comments
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The Denver Broncos have filled the hole left by Mike McCoy‘s hiring as head coach of the San Diego Chargers, promoting Adam Gase to offensive coordinator, the Denver Post reports. Gase, 34, has spent the past four years with the Broncos, first as a wide receivers coach for two years, then as QB coach the past two years. Gase also [...]

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Published on 01/17/2013 at Thu Jan 17 08:35.   15 Comments
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The leading candidates to take Mike McCoy‘s spot as Denver Broncos QB coach Adam Gase and former Cardinals head coach Ken Whisenhunt. Another candidate: longtime Colts OC Tom Moore. [Denver Post] The team signed DT Ben Garland and WR Gerrell Robinson to future contracts. [Denver Post] Did numbness in Peyton Manning‘s fingers contribute to the decision to kneel in the fourth quarter? [...]

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Published on 01/16/2013 at Wed Jan 16 07:31.   No Comments
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Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen wrote an open letter to Broncos Country reflecting on the 2012 season, the bitter loss to the Baltimore Ravens, and where we go from here. An excerpt – The energy and enthusiasm you provided us this past year were infectious and carries us to great accomplishments. Your passionate backing allowed [...]

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Published on 01/15/2013 at Tue Jan 15 12:06.   8 Comments
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The Denver Post reports that the San Diego Chargers have indeed hired Denver Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy as head coach, confirming rumors we reported earlier today. The hiring marks the second Broncos coordinator to be hired as head coach within the AFC West in the past 12 months. Last year, the Oakland Raiders swiped then-Broncos defensive coordinator to be [...]

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Published on 01/15/2013 at Tue Jan 15 09:04.   38 Comments
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Owner Pat Bowlen says he was “ticked off” after the loss, and talks about how much of an impact John Elway has had on the team. [Denver Post] Despite Coach Fox and Elway’s insistence, or maybe because of it, Fox’s decision to kneel at the end of regulation is drawing criticism and fan angst. [Denver Post] Some football hubris may [...]

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Published on 01/15/2013 at Tue Jan 15 06:14.   No Comments
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“There have been plenty of mind-blowing choke jobs in the NFL playoffs over the past few decades, but not many can beat what happened at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on Saturday night.” [ESPN] Did that really just happen? As the hours have passed, John Fox‘s game decisions have come under increased (and deserved) [...]

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Published on 01/14/2013 at Mon Jan 14 09:30.   1 Comment
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There’s no sugarcoating this one, Denver Broncos fans. It’s 1996 all over again. This one stings. The Broncos are not Super Bowl bound. The Broncos are not preparing to host an AFC Championship Game next week. The Broncos have one-and-blundered a playoff game and are one-and-done. The Denver Broncos, 13-3, winners of 11 straight, and [...]

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Published on 01/13/2013 at Sun Jan 13 05:12.   98 Comments
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