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Once again, deserving Denver Broncos have been snubbed from Pro Football Hall of Fame voting. It took decades to get Floyd Little in.  Years to get Shannon Sharpe in.  Will the players below ever get into the HOF? On Friday, the 17 finalists for the 2013 Pro Football Hall of Fame class were announced.  Not among [...]

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Published on 01/11/2013 at Fri Jan 11 10:50.   5 Comments
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In a series of tweets just before kickoff Sunday, Sports Illustrated’s most celebrated writer Peter King released a series of tweets in response to Floyd Little’s claim in his newly released book Promises to Keep, that King called Little to tell him that he did not vote for him to make the Hall of Fame [...]

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Published on 09/24/2012 at Mon Sep 24 10:29.   2 Comments
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Pat Bowlen has been targeted by the likes of the Denver Post‘s Woody Paige, ProFootballTalk‘s Greg Rosenthall and West Word‘s Alan Prendergast as being a man who is not in his right mind. A man who has stepped back in his day-to-day management of the Denver Broncos. Now, I have a New York reporter chiming [...]

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Published on 03/21/2011 at Mon Mar 21 00:33.   12 Comments
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Denver Broncos wide receiver Eddie Royal is recovering from an offseason hip operation and is hopeful to return in time for team OTA’s in May. [CBS4] The Broncos haven’t officially announced anything yet, but the team is talking with the NFL regarding making their alternative, burnt-orange color their full-time home jersey beginning with the 2012 [...]

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Published on 02/07/2011 at Mon Feb 07 15:22.   6 Comments
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It what some fans believed to be a long shot; former Denver Broncos tight end Shannon Sharpe has been elected to the NFL Hall of Fame. Sharpe joins John Elway, Gary Zimmerman and Floyd Little as the fourth member of the Broncos to be elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Sharpe was the [...]

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Published on 02/05/2011 at Sat Feb 05 18:16.   25 Comments
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As they say, third times the charm. For the third consecutive year, former Denver Bronco tight end Shannon Sharpe has been named a finalist for the Pro Football Hall Of Fame.  The 2011 class will be announced the week of Super Bowl XLV. Named to the Broncos Ring Of Fame in 2009, Sharpe retired leading [...]

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Published on 01/09/2011 at Sun Jan 09 19:58.   29 Comments
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Ed. Note: I felt this was worth bumping to the top of BT today. Congrats again to Floyd Little. “I truly believe that none of us is anything until the least of us is something.“ The man who single-handedly kept the Broncos in Denver stepped to the podium in Canton, Ohio Saturday donning his gold [...]

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Published on 08/07/2010 at Sat Aug 07 21:00.   10 Comments
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Retired Denver Broncos running back Terrell Davis and tight end Shannon Sharpe have been named among the 25 semifinalists for the 2010 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. [Official site] Along with running back Floyd Little, who is one of two senior member candidates, the Broncos have three representatives for the Hall of [...]

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Published on 11/28/2009 at Sat Nov 28 13:32.   10 Comments
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Denver Broncos great and legendary tight end Shannon Sharpe was not elected to the 2009 Class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. A first-time finalist, Sharpe made the cut from 17 to 10 before failing to make the final 6. “Obviously, there’s disappointment,” Sharpe told the Denver Post. “But am I any more disappointed [...]

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Published on 01/31/2009 at Sat Jan 31 15:41.   50 Comments
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As news surfaced that former Denver Broncos tight end Shannon Sharpe would be one of the 15 finalists for the Hall of Fame — news of another potential Hall of Famer came to light. Broncos center Tom Nalen is likely to retire quietly by week’s end. Fresh off the only head coach he has ever [...]

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Published on 01/06/2009 at Tue Jan 06 23:01.   9 Comments
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