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The Denver Broncos initial preseason schedule has been released, and there are some notable games to look forward to. Week 1 (August 9-12):  @ Chicago Bears (date/time TBA) Week 2 (August 16-20th):  vs. Seattle Seahawks (date/time TBA) Week 3 (Sunday, August 26th): vs. San Francisco 49ers (2 p.m. (MT), NTV) Week 4 (August 29-30th): @ [...]

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Published on 04/04/2012 at Wed Apr 04 13:52.   1 Comment
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With the 2012 NFL Draft a few weeks away we feel that it is just as important to look at what has been done to know what needs to be done. We will start at 2007 and move forward throughout the week. So, without further adieu here is the Oakland Raiders 2007 draft class: Round [...]

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Published on 04/01/2012 at Sun Apr 01 10:30.   6 Comments
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Peyton Manning is a Denver Bronco, but the behind-the-scenes details of how that came to be hadn’t been told. Until now. Sports Illustrated‘s Peter King breaks down the story of how the Broncos landed the biggest free agent in NFL history in his latest excellent column. Read it from Page 1 to 6 for tales [...]

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Published on 03/27/2012 at Tue Mar 27 11:22.   11 Comments
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News broke from Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen of ESPN this morning that a sleeper candidate has been in play for Peyton Manning all along. In our opinion, from a strictly football perspective, this new team puts the biggest threat on the Denver Broncos‘ bid for Manning to date. The San Francisco 49ers — those [...]

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Published on 03/16/2012 at Fri Mar 16 16:37.   58 Comments
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The Arizona Cardinals will no longer be pursuing free agent quarterback Peyton Manning. In a team statement released Friday, coach Ken Whisenhunt said, “[A]cquiring Peyton Manning is no longer an option for us.” The statement indicates that the Cardinals have no regrets in their aggressive play for Manning, saying that the opportunity to acquire a [...]

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Published on 03/16/2012 at Fri Mar 16 15:29.   1 Comment
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1:25 MST: Mike Klis corrects his proposed contract numbers.  It’s now a lot higher than initially stated: My previously reported contract parameters for P. Manning were too low. Broncos, Titans, 49ers working off his old five-year, $90 mil deal — Mike Klis (@MikeKlis) March 16, 2012   11:50MST Mike Klis of the Denver Post has just [...]

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Published on 03/16/2012 at Fri Mar 16 08:16.   96 Comments
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As Manning Watch approaches seemingly unendurable Day Seven, there’s one thing to note — the Denver Broncos, the first serious potential suitors of Peyton Manning, remain patient. They aren’t pestering the future Hall of Famer. They aren’t calling him or his agent every time Manning gets on a plane to Arizona or Tennessee (despite some [...]

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Published on 03/15/2012 at Thu Mar 15 18:30.   43 Comments
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Veteran quarterback Peyton Manning has concluded his free agency tour and the Denver Broncos and Arizona Cardinals are now waiting for his decision, according to ESPN‘s Adam Schefter. If the Broncos were to land Manning, incumbent starting quarterback Tim Tebow‘s future in Denver would become  endangered.  While there is a possibility that the Broncos could [...]

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Published on 03/12/2012 at Mon Mar 12 09:44.   56 Comments
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Amidst reports that Peyton Manning will choose his team by either Tuesday or Wednesday of this week, KCNC’s Vic Lombardi just tweeted that Manning is 95% likely to sign with the Denver Broncos and that Manning in fact has, ‘Just contacted the Broncos‘. Meaning, after spending six plus hours with the Arizona Cardinals, Manning contacted [...]

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Published on 03/11/2012 at Sun Mar 11 22:23.   15 Comments
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Former Indianapolis Colts and free agent quarterback Peyton Manning has reportedly narrowed down his decision to being between the Arizona Cardinals and Denver Broncos.  Manning has been “leaning towards the Broncos,” according to a source close to the situation. Although his decision is expected to come before the start of free agency on Tuesday, Mike [...]

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Published on 03/11/2012 at Sun Mar 11 19:32.   26 Comments
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