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Broncos 17, Chiefs 10 — a hard-fought, rare win in Arrowhead Stadium is worth a lot of game balls, but we only have a handful to give out. Let’s do that, BTer’s. Mike McCoy The emergence of the Broncos’ option offense is a direct result of offensive coordinator Mike McCoy doing what so many thought [...]

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Published on 11/14/2011 at Mon Nov 14 09:50.   43 Comments
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Voting for the 2012 AFC/NFC All Star game started on Tuesday afternoon across the country.  Fans can begin voting for their favorite NFL players at NFL.com/ProBowl. Fan voting accounts for one third of the results, as the coaches and players place the other two thirds of the votes.  The 2012 Pro Bowl will be played  [...]

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Published on 10/25/2011 at Tue Oct 25 12:37.   2 Comments
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The Denver Broncos (1-2) are currently in third place in the AFC West, behind the San Diego Chargers (2-1) and Oakland Raiders (2-1). Denver is ranked only above the winless Kansas City Chiefs (0-3). Denver is tied with San Diego for the second-best net points (-4), behind Oakland (+10) and ahead of Kansas City (-82).  [...]

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Published on 09/26/2011 at Mon Sep 26 12:27.   7 Comments
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Broncos rookie cornerback Chris Harris was probably beating himself up for his unsportsmanlike conduct penalty that cost his team 45 yards of field position in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals. Although head coach John Fox got the rookie’s back later in the week, questioning the call, Harris has to be [...]

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Published on 09/22/2011 at Thu Sep 22 10:00.   5 Comments
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The Denver Broncos worked out veteran safety Darren Sharper on Tuesday, the Denver Post confirmed. But the former five-time Pro Bowler left Dove Valley unsigned. Denver gave Sharper a physical examination and if any injuries happen down the road, the Broncos may give him a call. At thirty-five years old, Sharper is two years younger [...]

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Published on 09/20/2011 at Tue Sep 20 17:58.   4 Comments
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AFC West Standings: The Denver Broncos are in a three-way tie with the Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers atop the AFC West at 1-1, with Oakland winning the tie-breaker with the only division victory. The Kansas City Chiefs sit at the bottom of the division at 0-2. The Broncos own the second best net [...]

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Published on 09/20/2011 at Tue Sep 20 09:00.   6 Comments
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The Broncos Six-Pack is a new weekly segment discussing six things we learned the day after the game. I hope you enjoy. 1. This was the 2nd best win in Kyle Orton’s Broncos career Orton said it was his best, but we’ll leave those honors to his Week Five performance in 2009. (Since it’s a [...]

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Published on 09/19/2011 at Mon Sep 19 22:48.   11 Comments
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I love me some BT Game Balls, because that means the Denver Broncos won the day before. One of our longest-running columns returns following the gritty 24-22 win Denver pulled out against the Bengals Sunday. Alright staffers – WHO YA GOT?! WR Eric Decker I know he wants that fumble back, but he came through [...]

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Published on 09/19/2011 at Mon Sep 19 11:30.   9 Comments
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The Denver Broncos are no strangers to regime changes. Owner Pat Bowlen fired “Coach for Life” Mike Shanahan following the 2008 season, opening the door for Josh McDaniels to take over. The plan was for the young McDaniels to inherit Shanahan’s throne. McDaniels, given total control as both personnel manager and coach, would install the [...]

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Published on 09/06/2011 at Tue Sep 06 14:18.   16 Comments
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To help pass the time, we’re reviewing 31 players in 31 days (in alphabetical order) leading all the way up until Game Day on Monday, September 12th.  Today’s player: punter Britton Colquitt. Colquitt is a 6-3, 205 pound specialist who is entering his second season as the Broncos punter. Quick Facts/Stats (courtesy of the Denver [...]

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Published on 08/19/2011 at Fri Aug 19 16:07.   9 Comments
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