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In a surprising interesting move the Denver Broncos announced just moments ago that they have released starting cornerback Dre Bly. The move comes just a day after the Broncos released three former starters on defense, Bly becomes the fourth defensive starter to be cut in two days and the 12th player to exit Dove Valley [...]

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Published on 02/17/2009 at Tue Feb 17 18:04.   63 Comments
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Cutler and company return to prime time tonight. (Getty Images) The Denver Broncos are on a three-game slide and have fallen to .500 after a blazing 3-0 start. Still in sole possession of the AFC West lead, the Broncos have an opportunity tonight to maintain a winning record and keep the rest of the division [...]

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Published on 11/06/2008 at Thu Nov 06 12:38.   9 Comments
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A rare Mike Shanahan Wednesday injury update — Denver Broncos tight end Tony Scheffler and running back Selvin Young have been ruled out of Sunday’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars with respective groin injuries. Rookie wide receiver Eddie Royal, who suffered an ankle injury during last Sunday’s game, is probable. Defensive end Ebenezer Ekuban is [...]

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Published on 10/08/2008 at Wed Oct 08 13:58.   6 Comments
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Nic Clemons tackles Warrick Dunn for a loss (Reuters photo) It wasn’t the type of game you would expect from offensively-minded Head Coaches Mike Shanahan and John Gruden. Yards were scarce, points scarcer, and field goals and punts were traded at will. Ultimately, the Broncos defense silenced their critics, and the Denver Broncos (4-1) sent [...]

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Published on 10/05/2008 at Sun Oct 05 17:41.   16 Comments
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The BroncoTalk Staff is grading the Denver Broncos through the first four games of the 2008 season. Here’s our take on the pass defense. We invite you to give your grade at the bottom of each post as well. Enjoy! Pass Defense – Staff Grade – D Jonathan – C- – We’re not pressuring the [...]

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Published on 10/03/2008 at Fri Oct 03 11:39.   11 Comments
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Reggie Bush vs. Washington Redskins Quick facts: Mike Shanahan is 2-1 versus the New Orleans Saints. Drew Brees has been hurt twice against Denver in his career (one of which ushered in the Philip Rivers‘ era). Former Denver WR Keary Colbert posted his best game last season against New Orleans (4 for 74 yards, including one 49 yard reception). [...]

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Published on 09/17/2008 at Wed Sep 17 21:29.   13 Comments
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Ebenezer Ekuban and Boss Bailey expect to play Monday.  [CBS4] Boss expands, and DT Nic Clemons discusses his success in the 3-technique.  [Denver Post] The offensive line will be tested for ‘a week link.’  [Rocky Mountain News] A look at Mike Shanahan “the genius,” his reputation, and expectations.  [DPO] Interesting development in the Darrent Williams [...]

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Published on 09/05/2008 at Fri Sep 05 08:53.   No Comments
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After Eddie Royal‘s breakout preseason game on Saturday, all of the Internets are abuzz with this kid.  See here and here.  [Denver Post, Rocky Mountain News] 2,300 looks like the magic number for Broncos rushers – gain that many yards, and the Broncos are playoff bound.  [RMN] This fantasy analysis tends to think Selvin Young [...]

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Published on 08/19/2008 at Tue Aug 19 12:59.   31 Comments
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Personally, I disagree with this notion that the Broncos o-line struggled on Saturday.  [Rocky Mountain News] Ryan Harris‘ four penalties sure didn’t help them in the court of public opinion. [Denver Post] Mike Shanahan said Boss Bailey‘s ankle injury was swollen pretty badly, leaving him out a few weeks. [RMN] Ebenezer Ekuban says he’s learned [...]

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Published on 08/11/2008 at Mon Aug 11 11:39.   19 Comments
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Veteran center Tom Nalen will undergo an MRI on his left knee this afternoon, the Rocky Mountain News reports. The Broncos are calling it a precautionary measure as Nalen is still feeling pain in his bursa sac, the area just below the kneecap. Nalen underwent knee surgery in early June, a procedure that was only [...]

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Published on 07/31/2008 at Thu Jul 31 13:11.   5 Comments
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