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Last night on Monday Night Football against the Atlanta Falcons, New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees broke Dan Marino‘s NFL passing record of 5,084 yards in a single season — a record which had stood for twenty-seven years.  After a nine-yard touchdown pass to Darren Sproles in the fourth quarter, Brees hit 5,087 yards on the season. [...]

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Published on 12/27/2011 at Tue Dec 27 09:21.   4 Comments
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Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow may be among the least accurate passers in the NFL, but nobody can deny his running ability.  The record books reflect that. Tebow was the fastest quarterback in franchise history to rush for nine touchdowns in his career (15 games), and also holds the second-most rushing touchdowns by a quarterback in [...]

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Published on 11/30/2011 at Wed Nov 30 12:46.   16 Comments
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On Sunday, Broncos rookie linebacker Von Miller became just the tenth rookie in NFL history to record six sacks through six games when he took down Miami’s Matt Moore to force a third and long situation and ultimately a punt. The game marked Miller’s fifth consecutive game with at least one sack, which is the second-longest [...]

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Published on 10/24/2011 at Mon Oct 24 11:48.   6 Comments
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Roger Goodell should give the Cincinnati Bengals a call.  They just got away with highway robbery. Sitting at 4-2 with a legitimate chance of winning the AFC West this season, the Oakland Raiders lost starting quarterback Jason Campbell for the season and went into panic mode.  After pondering Philadelphia’s Vince Young and Denver’s Kyle Orton, [...]

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Published on 10/18/2011 at Tue Oct 18 09:17.   38 Comments
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A lot of things have changed in the NFL over the past twenty years. In 1991, linebacker Mike Croel was drafted by the Denver Bronocs, quarterback Brett Favre played for the Atlanta Falcons and John Fox was coaching the San Diego Chargers secondary. Fox has been coaching in football since 1978 when he was a [...]

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Published on 10/08/2011 at Sat Oct 08 08:00.   8 Comments
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The Denver Broncos have agreed to terms with a pair tight ends in a matter of hours.  Former St. Louis Rams tight end Daniel Fells has signed with the club, reports ESPN’s John Clayton.  Denver now has a slew of tight ends on their roster (seven in all) and a varity of blocking and receiving prospects. Fells is [...]

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Published on 07/31/2011 at Sun Jul 31 15:43.   3 Comments
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Editorial Revision: – It was mistakenly written below that Atlanta runs a 3-4 defense and that Anderson would be a 4-3 defensive tackle.  The Falcons actually run a 4-3 defense, in which Anderson played mostly defensive end.  He could however still see time as a rotational DT in Denver’s defense. On October 12th, 2008, then-Atlanta Falcons rookie [...]

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Published on 07/31/2011 at Sun Jul 31 13:46.   11 Comments
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Broncos defensive lineman Ben Garland won’t enter pilot training for the Air Force in hopes of pursuing a playing career with the Denver Broncos, who are still interested in his services. [Colorado Springs Gazette] The team’s official site has all of Denver’s picks (and how they acquired them) in one easy-to-access place, be sure to [...]

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Published on 04/01/2011 at Fri Apr 01 06:51.   10 Comments
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Oregon linebacker Casey Matthews is scheduled to visit the Denver Broncos next week, reports Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post. The 6-foot-1, 232-pounder is a All-Pac 10 linebacker and the younger brother of Green Bay Packers star outside linebacker Clay Matthews. Casey is projected to go in the fourth round in the upcoming NFL [...]

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Published on 03/30/2011 at Wed Mar 30 17:22.   11 Comments
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The Carolina Panthers have named former Eagles defensive coordinator Sean McDermott their defensive coordinator, putting to rest the rumors that he’d be joining the Denver Broncos. Two other potential candidates have now emerged.  The Denver Post’s Lindsay Jones is reporting that the Broncos may be targeting Green Bay’s Defensive Line coach, Mike Trgovac who worked under [...]

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Published on 01/17/2011 at Mon Jan 17 20:10.   11 Comments
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