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The Denver Broncos will host the Baltimore Ravens in the Divisional Round of the 2012 playoffs on Saturday, January 12, 2013, and we’re breaking down all angles. Today: we break down advanced stats of Football Outsiders. Rankings use Football Outsiders’ regular season DVOA rankings, which take into account every play of the NFL season and [...]

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Published on 01/09/2013 at Wed Jan 09 07:19.   3 Comments
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The Denver Broncos will host the Baltimore Ravens in the Divisional Round of the 2012 playoffs on Saturday, January 12, 2013, and we’re breaking down all angles. Today: five impact players from the two teams. 5. Ravens G Marshal Yanda Everyone remembers that Ray Lewis was unable to go the last time these two teams [...]

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Published on 01/08/2013 at Tue Jan 08 06:00.   17 Comments
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Record: 10-6 Streak: Lost 1 All-time vs. Denver: 6-3 (1-0 playoffs) Last time: Broncos, 34-17, Dec. 2012 The Line: N/A. Wild Card: Baltimore (home) is favored by 6.5 over Indianapolis This week we’re taking a first look at the three teams that could come to Denver to face the Broncos in the Divisional Round of [...]

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Published on 01/04/2013 at Fri Jan 04 09:00.   3 Comments
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Record: 11-5 Streak: Won 2 All-time vs. Denver: 8-11 Last time: Colts, 27-13, Sep. 2010 The Line: N/A. Wild Card: Baltimore (home) is favored by 6.5 Today we’re taking a first look at the three teams that could come to Denver to face the Broncos in the Divisional Round of the playoffs on January 12th [...]

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Published on 01/03/2013 at Thu Jan 03 09:00.   20 Comments
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Record: 10-6 Streak: Won 3 All-time vs. Denver: 8-19 Last time: Broncos, 31-23, Nov. 2012 The Line: N/A. Wild Card: Houston (home) is favored by 4.5 This week we’re taking a first look at the three teams that could come to Denver to face the Broncos in the Divisional Round of the playoffs on January [...]

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Published on 01/02/2013 at Wed Jan 02 09:00.   5 Comments
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When Brian Dawkins retired the Denver Broncos knew they were going to have a hole to fill. Dawkins wasn’t elite as he once was, but was still good enough to start on most NFL teams. John Elway set out to find some veteran leadership to fill out the depth on that part of the roster [...]

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Published on 09/04/2012 at Tue Sep 04 18:00.   2 Comments
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The Denver Broncos were solid at corner last season, that is until teams spread them out and bombarded them with pass after pass. It was disgusting at times to watch and the 40+ point nightmares happened more than a few times. John Elway and John Fox set out to do everything they could to make [...]

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Published on 09/04/2012 at Tue Sep 04 14:00.   1 Comment
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The Denver Broncos really did all they could to shore up the depth at the linebacker position. The problem remains to be the long term options at middle linebacker, where top end players are at a premium and the gap between those few players and the rest is fairly noticeable. We fans just need to [...]

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Published on 09/04/2012 at Tue Sep 04 10:00.   4 Comments
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A position of terrible need last year has become a position of incredible depth. On paper, the Denver Broncos should continue their climb back to defensive respectability against opposing rushing attacks. The first team defense was stellar in the three preseason games and only faltered during the Seattle Seahawks game – but only partly. Ty [...]

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Published on 09/03/2012 at Mon Sep 03 18:00.   2 Comments
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If depth was a concern for the offensive line, it is exactly the opposite for the defensive line. It’s amazing how quickly things can change year to year. Remember when we all freaked out when the Denver Broncos didn’t pick any of those “first round” defensive tackles back in April? Well, judging by the final [...]

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Published on 09/03/2012 at Mon Sep 03 14:00.   8 Comments
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