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According to Mile High Sports, the Denver Broncos will likely open the season on Sunday Night Football and play on Thanksgiving this fall. “Broncos @ Giants – Peyton Manning versus Eli Manning.  The huge New York television market.  According to sources, it will be a “major upset” if this is not the SNF opener.  (…) “While the [...]

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Published on 02/11/2013 at Mon Feb 11 17:24.   5 Comments
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We’ve known for years that the Denver Broncos would draw the AFC South and NFC East in 2013, but did not know until last week that by finishing first in the AFC would also have the Broncos playing the AFC East champion, New England Patriots and AFC North champion, Baltimore Ravens. That is a complete schedule, my [...]

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Published on 12/29/2012 at Sat Dec 29 07:05.   4 Comments
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Many a fan of the Denver Broncos has nearly rolled their eyes of their collective sockets as third and long has become an obvious running situation for the team this season. It never fails, 3rd and 11? Run the ball… 3rd and 17? Run the ball… 3rd and 7? Yep, run the ball… Now, why [...]

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Published on 12/16/2012 at Sun Dec 16 09:00.   3 Comments
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The Broncos placed middle linebacker Joe Mays on the injured reserve list earlier today.  Taking Mays’ spot on the active roster will be rookie safety Duke Ihenacho, who was activated from the team’s practice squad this afternoon. Replacing Ihenacho on the practice squad will be cornerback Mario Butler, who has spent time on the Dallas Cowboys‘ practice squad [...]

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Published on 10/30/2012 at Tue Oct 30 14:28.   4 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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On Monday, the Denver Broncos signed veteran linebacker Keith Brooking.  If he makes the team, Brooking is expected to be a specials team’s contributor and provide depth at linebacker. After Brian Dawkins retired earlier in the year, an opening for motivational speaker also became available on Denver’s roster.  That’s another role Brooking could fill. Game [...]

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Published on 08/07/2012 at Tue Aug 07 08:30.   4 Comments
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Since 2008, eight different quarterbacks have passed through Denver.  And all three of the Broncos’ top three quarterbacks from last season are now employed elsewhere. Last summer, Kyle Orton, Brady Quinn and Tim Tebow were all competing to secure Denver’s starting quarterback position.  Orton ended up winning the job and held it mid-way through the [...]

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Published on 07/07/2012 at Sat Jul 07 15:00.   2 Comments
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Last week, Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen—who led the NFL with 22 sacks last season—was asked how many sacks a player could record in one season.  To which Allen responded, “I think 25 is possible.  Somebody will eventually reach that, it will be reached one year.” How about this year? In 2011, four different players recorded [...]

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Published on 07/04/2012 at Wed Jul 04 11:00.   4 Comments
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The Denver Broncos yet again have a member of the Gronkowksi family.  On Wednesday, the Broncos acquired Indianapolis Colts fullback/tight end Chris Gronkowski in exchange for cornerback Cassius Vaughn, the team announced. “We have a lot of depth in our secondary and this was an opportunity for us to add a quality fullback to our roster,” [...]

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Published on 05/23/2012 at Wed May 23 11:29.   12 Comments
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Pick thirteen was then, pick fourteen is now. Get all of look of the whole schedule and previously selected players here.   Last three picks   11.  Dontari Poe, DT, Memphis 12.  David DeCastro, OG, Stanford 13.  Riley Reiff, OT, Iowa   Today’s GM is Joey Baldwin With the eleventh pick of 2012 Interactive Mock Draft, the Dallas Cowboys [...]

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Published on 04/09/2012 at Mon Apr 09 09:38.   3 Comments
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