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The Denver Broncos will take Houston Texans this week (First Look); here are six notes for your consideration going into Week 3. (1)  Quarterback Peyton Manning’s go-to-guy seems to be receiver Demaryius Thomas. Throughout the first two weeks of the season, Thomas has led the team in catches (13), yards (188), and scores (2).  In [...]

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Published on 09/21/2012 at Fri Sep 21 12:30.   14 Comments
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In preparation for the Denver Broncos‘ Week 1 showdown with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday Night Football, NBC commentator and former Indianapolis Colts‘ Head Coach Tony Dungy visited Dove Valley on Monday to talk with a few familiar faces. Dungy spoke with quarterback Peyton Manning, wide receiver Brandon Stokley and tight end Jacob Tamme, all former Colts, on [...]

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Published on 09/03/2012 at Mon Sep 03 20:22.   No Comments
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A total of five former Denver Broncos have now landed with new teams since being cut on Friday.  Rookie wide receiver Gerell Robinson became the fifth player to land on his feet when he signed with the Arizona Cardinals‘ practice squad over the weekend. The Broncos played Arizona on Friday and Robinson caught two passes [...]

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Published on 09/03/2012 at Mon Sep 03 10:14.   1 Comment
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I was surprised the Denver Broncos only kept five wide receivers on the active roster, but they kept four tight ends, so they must feel really good about the guys they kept or they plan to use a lot of two tight end sets. Either way, I found none of the five wide receivers a [...]

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Published on 09/02/2012 at Sun Sep 02 14:00.   15 Comments
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When the Broncos win, we give out Game Balls… when they lose, we highlight the best and discuss the worst in Studs and Duds. Calling a player a “dud” isn’t meant as an insult… it just “is what it is.” A word that rhymes with stud…. Broncos 10, Seahawks 30 BT Staffers — who ya [...]

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Published on 08/20/2012 at Mon Aug 20 10:00.   15 Comments
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On Friday, EA Sports revealed ratings of wide receivers and tight ends for Madden NFL 13. Denver’s Demaryius Thomas and Eric Decker received considerable rating jumps from the 2011 version of the game. Among receivers, Thomas was ranked 62nd, with an overall rating of 81 (+8 from last year).  Thomas’ speed (96), acceleration (92) and [...]

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Published on 08/18/2012 at Sat Aug 18 15:45.   3 Comments
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The hit everyone was waiting for never happened. Left tackle Ryan Clady would rather be penalized than see Peyton Manning get zinged during the Denver Broncos‘ first preseason game. “Peyton gets creamed or I take a 10-yard penalty?” Clady asked rhetorically [via Mike Klis]. “Peyton gets clobbered or I maul this guy?” The answer was [...]

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Published on 08/10/2012 at Fri Aug 10 11:29.   11 Comments
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The Denver Broncos predicted the weather would make their 2:20 p.m. practice impossible, so they moved it up four hours and closed it to the public. It turned out to be an inspired, even clairvoyant move: the clouds opened up with rain and lightning just as Coach John Fox and company concluded practice at 1:15 [...]

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Published on 08/01/2012 at Wed Aug 01 17:33.   5 Comments
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60 yards, 70 seconds, seven points. That was the situation the Broncos gave quarterback Peyton Manning. Move down the field 60 yards, score a touchdown in under 1:10, or lose the game. It was Manning’s first chance in training camp to execute his legendary two-minute drill. Manning did not disappoint. Here’s the breakdown: 1st and [...]

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Published on 08/01/2012 at Wed Aug 01 14:35.   11 Comments
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Denver Broncos 2012 Training Camp Day 2 Practice Report Nearly 3,000 Broncos fans gathered at Broncos Headquarters at Dove Valley for the second day of the team’s 2012 training camp… and nearly 3,000 fans were sent home 15 minutes later as the rain started drizzling and lightning threatened ominously nearby. The Broncos moved the practice [...]

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Published on 07/27/2012 at Fri Jul 27 18:33.   6 Comments
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