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The Denver Broncos may pursue free agent safety Deon Grant (6-2, 215 lbs.), according to one NFL insider.  Grant, 33, started in nine games with the New York Giants last season and received a Super Bowl XLVI ring following New York’s 21-17 win over the New England Patriots. “I’ve heard the Broncos may have interest [...]

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Published on 05/20/2012 at Sun May 20 16:53.   6 Comments
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Some stories transcend division rivalries… our heartfelt sympathies to Chargers nation and Junior Seau‘s family. Here are a collection of comments from Broncos players, current and former. John Elway – I had the pleasure of playing against Junior for many years. He played the game the way it was meant to be played… — John [...]

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Published on 05/02/2012 at Wed May 02 18:28.   4 Comments
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We won’t have a Create-A-Caption this week (we’ll get back to that next Tuesday), but we do have this hilarious video of linebacker Wesley Woodyard impersonating safety Brian Dawkins from last year’s training camp.  Enjoy! 

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Published on 04/24/2012 at Tue Apr 24 17:28.   2 Comments
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Denver Broncos safety Brian Dawkins announced his retirement from the NFL Monday morning. A player of his professional caliber does not leave the league unnoticed, but a person of his character retiring leaves the NFL wanting all the more. The Broncos and coach John Fox released a statement Monday morning following the news that safety [...]

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Published on 04/23/2012 at Mon Apr 23 10:42.   13 Comments
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Did you just hear that? That was the sound of the collective “Nooooooooooo!” roaring out of Bronco Country. After 16 seasons, Brian Dawkins has decided to retire. Dawkins was drafted by the Eagles in the second round of the 1996 NFL Draft. Philadelphia would be home to Dawkins for 13 seasons until the Broncos signed [...]

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Published on 04/23/2012 at Mon Apr 23 08:24.   11 Comments
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The Denver Broncos‘ new players have been working with the equipment staff to select new numbers for the 2012 season.  As of Wednesday, fourteen players have finalized their jersey numbers. Notable players/numbers: WR Brandon Stokley — No. 14. CB Tracy Porter — No. 29. DT Justin Bannan — No. 97. You can see the complete [...]

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Published on 04/18/2012 at Wed Apr 18 14:13.   5 Comments
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Quarterback Peyton Manning (36, 14 seasons) may not be the most experienced player on the Broncos’ roster this season, as strange as that sounds.  If safety Brian Dawkins (38, 16 seasons) returns for the 2012 season, the nine-time Pro Bowler would become the oldest and most experienced player in Denver. While he hasn’t made his [...]

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Published on 04/10/2012 at Tue Apr 10 16:00.   11 Comments
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In a classy move, Brian Dawkins took to Twitter to thank Tim Tebow for his efforts in 2011 with the Denver Broncos. Tebow was traded to the New York Jets for draft picks this morning. (translating from Twitter-speak): “Tim Tebow, I want to thank you for what you helped us do last year. On the [...]

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Published on 03/21/2012 at Wed Mar 21 11:41.   22 Comments
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The Denver Broncos made their first 2012 free agent signing Thursday, signing defensive back Mike Adams, Vic Lombardi of CBS4 Denver reports. Adams hails from Cleveland, where he started in 16 games and tallied 61 tackles and three interceptions for the Browns in 2011. An undrafted signee of the San Francisco 49ers in 2004, Adams [...]

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Published on 03/15/2012 at Thu Mar 15 16:03.   13 Comments
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The 2012 NFL Year and Free Agency signing period starts this afternoon at 2:00 p.m. (MT), and the Denver Broncos are expected to be right in the thick of things. The team’s first priority is to re-sign sixth-year defensive tackle Brodrick Bunkley, who is coming off of his first season in Denver and second-best season [...]

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Published on 03/13/2012 at Tue Mar 13 06:00.   20 Comments
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