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The combine, free agency, and the draft are all a few weeks away.  So, what else do we have to talk about besides 2013 expectations? “Of course Denver (will be the team to beat in the AFC,” NFL.com’s Steve Wyche wrote on Friday.  ”Its division is there for the taking as long as Peyton Manning is there. [...]

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Published on 02/09/2013 at Sat Feb 09 15:43.   17 Comments
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During Sunday’s NFL All-Star Game, NFC center Jeff Saturday was allowed to swap teams and snap to AFC quarterback Peyton Manning one final time, fittingly, in Honolulu, Hawaii. Saturday, of course, spent thirteen years snapping to Manning in Indianapolis before both players left the Colts last offseason.  Back in Hawaii, representing Green Bay and Denver, [...]

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Published on 01/27/2013 at Sun Jan 27 20:07.   3 Comments
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When the Broncos (12-3) take on the Chiefs (2-13) this weekend, rookie quarterback Brock Osweiler may see the field—if the game is a blowout. The Broncos have a playoff berth wrapped up but they won’t be resting any of their starters because playoff seeding is still on the line.  If the Broncos win and Houston [...]

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Published on 12/26/2012 at Wed Dec 26 09:00.   2 Comments
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Big Pete on the commissioner’s plans to expand the playoffs…  Today, Roger Goodell said that they are discussing the expansion of the NFL playoffs to either 14 or 16 teams. While I don’t know what is going through his brain, lets take a quick look at how this impacts the playoff structure as we know it. [...]

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Published on 12/12/2012 at Wed Dec 12 19:39.   35 Comments
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As the graph from NFL.com shows, the Denver Broncos would be the second seed in the AFC Playoff race if the season ended today. This week, however, everything could change. The Broncos, who played on Thursday Night Football two days ago, have played one more game than all of the other AFC teams in playoff [...]

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Published on 12/08/2012 at Sat Dec 08 18:29.   16 Comments
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When the Denver Broncos (8-3) face the Baltimore Ravens (9-2) in Week 15, Ray Lewis could be out on the field at middle linebacker for the Ravens. Lewis tore his triceps in October, but has been recovering well, according to ESPN: “Coach John Harbaugh now thinks Lewis will play in the regular season. “That’s a best [...]

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Published on 11/28/2012 at Wed Nov 28 07:00.   8 Comments
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As the bracket from NFL.com indicates above, the Denver Broncos (8-3) would face the Indianapolis Colts (7-4) in the Wild Card Round of the 2013 Playoffs if the season ended today. Currently the No. 4 seed in the AFC, Denver trails Houston (10-1), Baltimore (9-2) and New England (8-3).   The Texans and Patriots will [...]

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Published on 11/27/2012 at Tue Nov 27 12:00.   9 Comments
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After throwing for nearly 1,000 yards and 10 touchdowns in the month of October, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has been named the AFC Offensive Player of the Month.  This marks the fifth time Manning has won a Player of the Month award in his career, marking the second-most times the award has been given [...]

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Published on 11/01/2012 at Thu Nov 01 10:31.   6 Comments
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As Week 5 of the NFL season approaches, the Denver Broncos (2-3) are preparing to face the San Diego Chargers (3-2) on the road.  Here are five notes for your consideration going into the game —  (1) Is Von Miller a Defensive Player of the Year candidate? Coming off his Defensive Rookie of the Year campaign, is second-year outside linebacker Von Miller a [...]

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Published on 10/12/2012 at Fri Oct 12 13:30.   6 Comments
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In a move that’s not going to be news to most fans, the Indianapolis Colts have signed former Denver Broncos quarterback Tom Brandstater. What does this mean and why would a quarterback, of all the draftable positions, not be good enough for the Broncos, but good enough for the Colts? Yes, I know, the Colts [...]

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Published on 06/13/2010 at Sun Jun 13 01:26.   14 Comments
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