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There is a misconception among many fans and pundits that the Denver Broncos won’t run the ball in 2012 — and if they do, it will be rarely, and even more rarely will a fullback be utilized. Denver’s offseason acquisitions suggest otherwise. To help grasp the Broncos’ commitment to the run, consider the history of Head Coach [...]

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Published on 06/02/2012 at Sat Jun 02 08:30.   10 Comments
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The Denver Broncos yet again have a member of the Gronkowksi family.  On Wednesday, the Broncos acquired Indianapolis Colts fullback/tight end Chris Gronkowski in exchange for cornerback Cassius Vaughn, the team announced. “We have a lot of depth in our secondary and this was an opportunity for us to add a quality fullback to our roster,” [...]

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Published on 05/23/2012 at Wed May 23 11:29.   12 Comments
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The Denver Broncos re-signed fullback Austin Sylvester Wednesday, who was a free agent, the club announced. Sylvester, an undrafted rookie out of Washington in 2011, spent five weeks on the Broncos’ practice squad before joining its active roster for the team’s final two contests. He did not appear in any games. With Spencer Larsen set [...]

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Published on 02/08/2012 at Wed Feb 08 15:54.   6 Comments
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There is a good chance that Denver will be without veteran safety Brian Dawkins (neck) for the fourth straight week on Sunday, when the Broncos take on the Steelers in the first round of the AFC Wild Card Playoffs. Dawkins missed every practice this week, as did fullback Spencer Larsen, who suffered a knee sprain [...]

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Published on 01/06/2012 at Fri Jan 06 08:57.   4 Comments
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The Denver Broncos will take on the Miami Dolphins this Sunday at Sun Life Stadium.  Denver owns a 3-11-1 all-time record against the Dolphins and hasn’t beaten them since 2004. “We won a Super Bowl in Miami, so we’ve won in that stadium,” Broncos Executive Vice President of Football Operations John Elway said on Tuesday [...]

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Published on 10/19/2011 at Wed Oct 19 08:00.   11 Comments
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The Denver Broncos 2011 practice squad has been announced. As previously reported, QB Adam Weber and DE Jeremy Beal will be among the team’s eight-man practice squad. Other notable additions include S Kyle McCarthy and WR Eron Riley, who many thought would make the 53-man roster but were surprisingly cut Saturday. Full list below. QB [...]

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Published on 09/04/2011 at Sun Sep 04 16:08.   3 Comments
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The Denver Broncos announced on Saturday evening that the team had waived running back Mario Fannin and claimed running back C.J. Gable off waivers from the New Orleans Saints.  Denver is second in the waiver order, and will be for the entire season. Fannin suffered a knee sprain in practice on Thursday, after joining the [...]

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Published on 08/07/2011 at Sun Aug 07 12:44.   No Comments
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