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It has been a tough season for Broncos cornerback Tracy Porter. The 26-year-old defensive back signed a one-year, $4 million deal with Denver in March, entering the season as Denver’s No. 2 cornerback across from Champ Bailey. After four up-and-down games to start the season, Porter was ruled out of Denver’s Week 6 game against [...]

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Published on 12/28/2012 at Fri Dec 28 14:07.   10 Comments
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For those who live outside of Colorado and do not have DirecTV, we present this handy-dandy broadcast map, courtesy of the506.com: Those of you who live in the green areas will receive the Broncos/Browns game on your local CBS station this weekend.  Kickoff is scheduled for 2:05 p.m. (MT) and we’ll have complete coverage of the game here on [...]

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Published on 12/22/2012 at Sat Dec 22 08:37.   9 Comments
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After turning heads—and jumping over them—on Sunday, Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno has been nominated for the Week 15 FedEx Ground Player of the Week award on NFL.com. Against the Baltimore Ravens, Moreno rushed 22 times for 118 yards and a score.  His competition in the voting this week is Houston’s Arian Foster and [...]

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Published on 12/18/2012 at Tue Dec 18 11:37.   9 Comments
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Starter Peyton Manning is healthy.  The division is wrapped up.  Is it time for the rookie? The Denver Broncos are guaranteed a playoff spot at seasons’ end, so will we be seeing rookie quarterback Brock Osweiler this year? Maybe, but probably not until Week 17—if he is given a chance to start. With four games to go, [...]

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Published on 12/03/2012 at Mon Dec 03 07:00.   19 Comments
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With five games left to go, the Denver Broncos have a five-game lead in the AFC West.  A win and they’re in. The Broncos (8-3) can clinch their division this weekend with a victory at home over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (6-5). Alternatively, the Broncos can wrap things up by default if both San Diego (4-7) and [...]

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Published on 11/26/2012 at Mon Nov 26 11:00.   9 Comments
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The decision has been made: Brady Quinn will start at quarterback for the Kansas City when the Chiefs host the Broncos this weekend. “I like his leadership qualities,” Chiefs Head Coach Romeo Crennel told DenverBroncos.com. “He has experience with a couple different teams and he’s seen a couple different things. I think that will bode [...]

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Published on 11/21/2012 at Wed Nov 21 20:50.   12 Comments
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The Denver Broncos on Tuesday announced the signings of three players to the team’s practice squad.  Linebacker Mike Mohamed, wide receiver Bert Reed and offensive tackle Darrion Weems have all signed with the team. Terms of the player’s respective contracts are unknown, but they’ll likely receive $5,700 a week, the league’s minimum salary for practice squad players, per CBA [...]

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Published on 10/02/2012 at Tue Oct 02 18:46.   10 Comments
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On Sunday, replacement referee Kevin Akin was the head linesman for the Browns-Eagles Week 1 match-up.  Philadelphia defeated Cleveland in the game by a score of 17-16 following a late game go-ahead-touchdown pass from quarter Michael Vick. That same ref—Kevin Akin—will be working the Broncos-Falcons game on Monday Night Football next week.  On Tuesday, Akin was in [...]

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Published on 09/12/2012 at Wed Sep 12 11:30.   5 Comments
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The NFL’s 2012 supplemental draft was held last week.  The Cleveland Browns were the only team that selected a player — using a 2nd round selection on wide receiver Josh Gordon. Carson-Newman linebacker Larry Lumpkin signed with the Indianapolis Colts as a free agent.  The Denver Broncos had shown interest in Lumpkin. Rookies Brock Osweiler [...]

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Published on 07/15/2012 at Sun Jul 15 08:00.   1 Comment
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Free agent quarterback Donovan McNabb wants to return to the NFL in 2012, and he thinks there is a “80 to 90 percent” chance that he will. “I do want to play,” McNabb told NBC SportsTalk on Thursday. “The most important thing is I have about three teams I’m looking at.  (I) won’t name those [...]

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Published on 06/29/2012 at Fri Jun 29 16:06.   2 Comments
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