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Back in December, when everything seemed to be wonderful here in BroncoLand, I wrote an article that nit picked the Broncos. I said that they played down to their opponent’s level, didn’t have a killer instinct, and missed too many field goals. My article was generally panned because again, the Broncos were flying high! The [...]

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Published on 03/21/2013 at Thu Mar 21 08:53.   4 Comments
Filed under Broncos Blog, Opinion

Free Agency has been a whirlwind of information and status updates for the past 4 days. In order to regain some sanity and to start recovering from Free Agent burnout, lets discuss contracts for our own players that we should extend. Spotrac has an up to the minute list of current Denver Broncos player contracts, [...]

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Published on 03/15/2013 at Fri Mar 15 08:32.   11 Comments
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We all found out today that the worst kept secret is as official as it can get until March 12th… That secret is that the Kansas City Chiefs have traded for QB Alex Smith. They are giving up this years second round selection (34 overall) and a conditional pick next year. So what kind of [...]

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Published on 02/27/2013 at Wed Feb 27 14:29.   31 Comments
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The Green Bay Packers released Strong Safety Charles Woodson yesterday to free up the $10 million he was owed in 2013. As we all know, Charles Woodson won the Heisman Trophy in 1997 (edging out Peyton Manning) after leading Michigan to the National Championship. He was drafted by the Raiders, before moving on to the [...]

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Published on 02/16/2013 at Sat Feb 16 09:49.   14 Comments
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The Indianapolis Colts informed Dwight Freeney today that they will not re-sign him, and thus, he is free to sign with whoever he wants. The Broncos have a lot of money tied up in the younger Elvis Dumervil (Freeney is 33; Dumervil is 29), and not much on the other side of the line, where Freeney plays. [...]

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Published on 02/15/2013 at Fri Feb 15 17:35.   22 Comments
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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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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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Well, the dust has settled, and reality is starting to creep its ugly head into our minds. I’m still not sure I believe what my eyes showed me Saturday night, but I’m willing to start believing that I’m not stuck in a 2 day long nightmare, and what transpired on the field really did happen. [...]

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Published on 01/14/2013 at Mon Jan 14 09:40.   33 Comments
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On this Friday afternoon, the Kansas City Chiefs landed a new head coach—Andy Reid.  Considering the mess he left in Philadelphia, there is no reason for alarm just yet, Reid has a lot of work to do before KC is an AFCW contender again. Also on Friday, Pro Bowl left tackle Ryan Clady missed practice [...]

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Published on 01/04/2013 at Fri Jan 04 16:04.   10 Comments
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