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Last week, Denver Broncos‘ coaches John Fox and Jack Del Rio had some candid conversations with the replacement referees during Denver’s loss to the Atlanta Falcons on Monday Night Football.  The refs, at worst, may have gotten a slap on the hand for the atrocious job they did while calling the game. In the case of Fox [...]

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Published on 09/24/2012 at Mon Sep 24 19:03.   8 Comments
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The September issue of ESPN The Magazine is now available on newsstands and online.  An NFL Preview edition, the mag features playoff picks and predictions by ESPN contributors—and they apparently think highly of the 2012 Denver Broncos. Preseason Power Rankings had Denver ranked 14th (with San Diego, Kansas City and Oakland ranked 16th, 17th and 25th [...]

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Published on 08/25/2012 at Sat Aug 25 12:00.   6 Comments
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No, the Denver Broncos are not going to play against a CFL or UFL team in 2012, as the title of this article may suggest.  Rather, they’ll open the season against the Gotham Rogues. That is, if you consider the Pittsburgh Steelers and Gotham Rogues one and the same, which they are. The Dark Knight [...]

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Published on 08/08/2012 at Wed Aug 08 14:30.   3 Comments
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Quarterback Peyton Manning is under contract to make $18 million in Denver this season.  According to ESPN, he turned down an offer from the Tennessee Titans worth $25 million a year — $7 million more than what the Broncos offered. That says a lot about what Manning thinks about Denver’s front office and confirms that [...]

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Published on 07/10/2012 at Tue Jul 10 19:45.   16 Comments
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Remember when we told you on Thursday that quarterback Peyton Manning earns $10 million annually by endorsing Reebok, Sony, Wheaties, DirecTV, Gatorade and Papa John’s?  Add Buick to that list. The above footage is a little bit of a behind the scenes look at a new 2013 Buick Verano commercial featuring Manning that will air on [...]

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Published on 07/09/2012 at Mon Jul 09 20:16.   1 Comment
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Not to be outdone by NFL Network’s meaningless Top 100 list, ESPN has been revealing their Top 40 players from each division in the NFL.  On Friday, they ranked the AFC West. Ten members of the Broncos made the list, with quarterback Peyton Manning ranked first overall and linebacker Von Miller coming in at No. [...]

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Published on 07/06/2012 at Fri Jul 06 11:06.   4 Comments
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This offseason, we’re going to do a Speak Up series looking at each position (o-line, d-line, etc).  Today, we’re looking at the running backs. We want to know who you think should be the main running backs in Denver this season.  Who will surprise, who won’t make the team? Returning:  Lance Ball, Knowshon Moreno, Willis [...]

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Published on 07/01/2012 at Sun Jul 01 10:00.   19 Comments
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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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A bevy of titillating quotes from Eric Decker’s recent Colin Cowherd appearance to make this 2012 offseason seem even longer, Broncos fans – Denver Broncos receiver Eric Decker says he’s been working out with new quarterback Peyton Manning for roughly three weeks and there’s “no question” that Manning’s arm strength is good enough to start [...]

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Published on 04/09/2012 at Mon Apr 09 15:54.   7 Comments
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Two of the Denver Broncos‘ biggest needs heading into the 2012 NFL Draft are widely considered to be defensive tackle and running back, and that’s exactly how one of ESPN’s draft gurus sees the Broncos picking in Rounds One and Two. Todd McShay’s latest two-round mock draft dropped today, and he has the Broncos selecting [...]

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Published on 03/28/2012 at Wed Mar 28 21:07.   43 Comments
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