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Kyle Orton is now out of the AFC West, and out of the AFC altogether, reports Adam Schefter. Kyle Orton reached a three-year agreement with the Dallas Cowboys. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 14, 2012 The man who began the last three seasons as “Denver Broncos starting QB” lands in Dallas. Best of luck, Kyle.

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Published on 03/14/2012 at Wed Mar 14 11:26.   9 Comments
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Former Broncos starting quarterback Kyle Orton is headed to Dallas this evening for negotiations per Adam Schefter.  For a guy who was touted as “too good to bench” Kansas City didn’t seem too keen on keeping the old veteran around to compete with Matt Cassel.  Kidding aside the Cowboys make sense for Kyle.  Tony Romo [...]

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Published on 03/13/2012 at Tue Mar 13 15:03.   No Comments
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Much was made about Tebow’s ability to complete passes in 2011, not much was made about the Broncos receivers’ ability to catch them.

Overheard once in a Denver press box in regards to Tebow’s unique throwing style and the ability to hang on to said ball, “Have you ever caught a knuckleball?” Touché anonymous man, touché.

Given that Thomas and Decker have both spent two seasons more or less catching Tebow’s passes–unique or not– they should have the apparent uncanny ability to do so. It did look as though Brandon Marshall had returned to the lineup at several points in the season during last minute Tebow drives however.

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Published on 02/14/2012 at Tue Feb 14 12:00.   8 Comments
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In March of 2009, former Broncos Coach Josh McDaniels tried (unsuccessfully) to trade for former New England Patriots quarterback Matt Cassel.  The news broke and former Broncos quarterback Jay Cutler wasn’t a happy camper.  Cutler asked for a trade and Cassel ended up in Kansas City. The Broncos then agreed to trade Cutler and a [...]

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Published on 11/23/2011 at Wed Nov 23 17:24.   7 Comments
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The Broncos kicked off the 2011 preseason last night in Dallas when the team lost in a thrilling 23-24 Thursday night match. Highlights of the game can be viewed below; more plays after the jump.

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Published on 08/12/2011 at Fri Aug 12 11:59.   5 Comments
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It wasn’t Tim Tebow Time, and it wasn’t Kyle Orton Hour either. No, the other prominent Broncos QB stole the show Thursday night in Dallas — Brady Quinn, who led the Broncos to their only two touchdowns of Thursday’s thrilling preseason opener. Orton finished 2 of 6 for 37 yards in one series, leading the [...]

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Published on 08/11/2011 at Thu Aug 11 21:56.   39 Comments
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Broncos at Cowboys! Broncos at Cowboys

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Published on 08/11/2011 at Thu Aug 11 18:40.   20 Comments
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After two weeks of going over formations, alignments, routes and coverages, Bronco players are ready to hit someone other than their teammates for a change. They’ll get a chance to do so on Thursday when the team faces the Dallas Cowboys, kicking off the 2011 preseason for both clubs.  The game will be played at [...]

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Published on 08/09/2011 at Tue Aug 09 14:05.   45 Comments
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The Denver Broncos released their first 2011 depth chart Monday, three days before their preseason opener in Dallas. The offense fell more or less as expected, with Tim Tebow securing the #2 spot above Brady Quinn but still below Kyle Orton. The recent defensive line mash-up sees Brodrick Buntley and Kevin Vickerson starting at DT [...]

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Published on 08/08/2011 at Mon Aug 08 12:53.   35 Comments
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Rumors and news website Pro Football Talk is reporting that the Broncos are One of Five teams pursuing free agent full back Vontae Leach of the Houston Texans.  Leach is arguable considered the best blocking fullback in the league by many and was a huge reason for Arian Foster’s success last season.  The other 4 [...]

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Published on 07/29/2011 at Fri Jul 29 14:47.   18 Comments
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