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As Week 5 of the NFL season approaches, the Denver Broncos (2-2) are preparing to face the New England Patriots (2-2) on the road.  Here are six mid-week thoughts for your consideration going into the game —  (1) Brady vs. Manning rivalry continues as both QBs prepare for historic showdown.  Sunday will mark the thirteenth time quarterbacks Tom [...]

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Published on 10/03/2012 at Wed Oct 03 08:21.   10 Comments
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The Denver Broncos were not among 15 teams to receive compensatory draft picks this year, the NFL announced at its annual owners meetings Monday. A total of 32 compensatory picks were divvied out. The Broncos still have seven draft picks in 2012. The Oakland Raiders received by far the greatest compensation, netting the only third [...]

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Published on 03/26/2012 at Mon Mar 26 16:00.   6 Comments
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A week ago today, we speculated that the Broncos may bring back veteran receiver Brandon Stokley if the team landed Peyton Manning.  The next day, Stokley told 104.3 The Fan that he would sign with Denver if Manning asked him to do so. Manning must have just asked him to because NFL Network‘s Jason La [...]

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Published on 03/19/2012 at Mon Mar 19 22:07.   19 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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Name: Daniel Fells Height, Weight: 6’4″, 252 Position: Tight End Age, Experience: 28, 5 College: UC-Davis Daniel Fells signed a one-year deal with the Denver Broncos following a breakout season with the St. Louis Rams in 2010. As one of rookie Sam Bradford‘s favorite targets that year in a predominant backup role, Fells tallied a [...]

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Published on 02/13/2012 at Mon Feb 13 16:00.   3 Comments
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Entering the 2012 off-season, the Denver Broncos will have a lot of decisions to make.  Among those decisions will be which unrestricted free agents (UFA’s) to re-sign with new contracts. A UFA is a player whose current contract has expired, freeing up that player to sign with any team he chooses.  The Broncos have nineteen [...]

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Published on 02/01/2012 at Wed Feb 01 11:35.   12 Comments
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WEEK 13 – DENVER BRONCOS AT MINNESOTA VIKINGS Injury Report: Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011, Mall of America Field (Metrodome) Denver Broncos: Questionable: LB Von Miller – Thumb; WR Eddie Royal – Toe. Probable: S David Bruton – Achilles; T Ryan Clady – Knee; TE Daniel Fells – Hand; RB Willis McGahee – Illness. Minnesota Vikings: [...]

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Published on 12/02/2011 at Fri Dec 02 14:04.   5 Comments
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The Broncos and Vikings may be without some of their star players on Sunday when they play each other in Minnesota.  The Broncos may be without rookie linebacker Von Miller, who did not practice on Thursday with a thumb injury. The Vikings may not have running back Adrian Peterson, who did not practice on Thursday [...]

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Published on 12/01/2011 at Thu Dec 01 16:12.   No Comments
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Broncos rookie linebacker Von Miller (thumb) and receiver Eddie Royal (toe) are both questionable to play on Sunday against the Vikings.  Neither of the two players participated in practice Monday, nor did veteran running back Willis McGahee, who Coach John Fox said was excused due to “illness.” “[Von Miller] will be day-to-day, just like everybody [...]

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Published on 11/30/2011 at Wed Nov 30 14:52.   5 Comments
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The quarterback option is one of the most popular and successful plays in collegiate football.  So why are Pro teams so afraid to run it? I’m no expert when it comes to play calling or how NFL coaches think, so bear with me.  I assume that the reason NFL teams rarely (if ever) run the [...]

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Published on 10/27/2011 at Thu Oct 27 09:30.   41 Comments
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