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On Sunday, wide receiver Brandon Stokley (hip) sat out as the Denver Broncos overcame the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 31-23. With just four days to continue his recovery, Stokley is not expected to play on Thursday against the Raiders. Limited in practice throughout the week, Stokley is officially listed as “questionable” on the team’s injury report. [...]

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Published on 12/05/2012 at Wed Dec 05 21:01.   2 Comments
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If you started Denver Broncos slot receiver Brandon Stokley as a flex this week, you need to adjust your lineup—quickly. Stokley is inactive this week, as he is recovering from wrist/hip injuries, according to the Broncos’ game day inactives list. In Stokley’s absence, watch for fifth-year receiver Andre “Bubba” Caldwell to see more playing time. Caldwell signed with [...]

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Published on 12/02/2012 at Sun Dec 02 13:28.   2 Comments
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As kickoff approaches this Sunday, we provide a quick review of the week that was in Dove Valley leading up to game day. Today, defensive end Robert Ayers (non-injury related), wide receiver Brandon Stokley (wrist/hip), and tackle Chris Clark (illness) are questionable to play.  Our thoughts and prayers are with Ayers and his family as [...]

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Published on 12/02/2012 at Sun Dec 02 10:54.   No Comments
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When voting for the 2012 Pro Bowl, fans can vote for Denver Broncos middle linebacker Keith Brooking twice on the same ballot. In a possible glitch on NFL.com, the Pro Bowl ballot has Brooking listed both as an ILB—inside linebacker—and OLB—outside linebacker—for the Broncos. Denver’s two other OLBs listed are Von Miller and Wesley Woodyard. [...]

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Published on 11/24/2012 at Sat Nov 24 19:24.   No Comments
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One man can make a difference. When it comes to the difference between winning and losing, the Denver Broncos have found their man in quarterback Peyton Manning, who owns the fourth-most regular season wins (146) by a quarterback in NFL history. During the offseason, much was made about the fact that Denver’s John Fox owned a 38-3 coaching record [...]

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Published on 11/10/2012 at Sat Nov 10 19:01.   1 Comment
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The Denver Broncos (4-3) will take on the Cincinnati Bengals (3-4) on the road this weekend.  The last time the Broncos played in Cincinnati (2009), this went down: Following the 2009 season, Stokley, battling injuries, spent time with the Seahawks and Giants from 2010-11, catching 32 receptions for 364 yards during that time.  This offseason, [...]

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Published on 11/03/2012 at Sat Nov 03 08:30.   4 Comments
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The Broncos turned uncertainty into franchise certitude with the monster signing of Peyton Manning in the off-season.  The future hall of famer immediately upgraded the team to contender, but to what extent?  Fans and critics immediately turned an eye to targets.  The departure of Brandon Lloyd almost exactly a year ago left the Broncos receiver [...]

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Published on 10/27/2012 at Sat Oct 27 01:01.   7 Comments
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As Week 5 of the NFL season approaches, the Denver Broncos (2-2) are preparing to face the New England Patriots (2-2) on the road.  Here are six mid-week thoughts for your consideration going into the game —  (1) Brady vs. Manning rivalry continues as both QBs prepare for historic showdown.  Sunday will mark the thirteenth time quarterbacks Tom [...]

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Published on 10/03/2012 at Wed Oct 03 08:21.   10 Comments
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Early on, it looked the Denver Broncos—especially their defense—were going to have a great game on Sunday.  On Houston’s first offensive play, Texans’ quarterback Matt Schaub was sacked in his own end zone by Broncos’ defensive end Elvis Dumervil, giving the Broncos an early two-point advantage. It was Dumervil’s 53rd and 1/2th sack of his career [...]

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Published on 09/23/2012 at Sun Sep 23 20:09.   31 Comments
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The Denver Broncos may be without just one player due to injury this week.  In preparation for their Week 3 showdown with the Houston Texans, the team released an injury report on Friday with guard Chris Kuper (forearm) the only player ruled out for Sunday. Full report seen below: Guard Chris Kuper (forearm) is listed [...]

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Published on 09/22/2012 at Sat Sep 22 11:00.   9 Comments
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