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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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The average career length of an NFL player these days is around just three years. Sadly, many of those players find themselves out in the cold once their careers end, and the ones that do not save their money are stuck up the creek without a paddle. Even players that are fortunate enough to have long NFL [...]

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Published on 01/02/2013 at Wed Jan 02 11:28.   9 Comments
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The Denver Broncos are trying out a kicker in Matt Prater‘s absence. Prater, the Broncos’ franchise-tagged player, is holding out as he and the Broncos hammer out what he hopes is a five-term deal. In the meantime, the Broncos have given someone Prater’s position, and they’ve given him Prater’s predecessor’s (Jason Elam‘s) number. Adi Kunalic [...]

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Published on 06/12/2012 at Tue Jun 12 10:57.   1 Comment
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For years, legendary quarterback John Elway was the only player representing the Denver Broncos historic franchise in Pro Football’s Hall of Fame.  That all changed when offensive lineman Gary Zimmerman, running back Floyd Little and tight end Shannon Sharpewere enshrined during a four-year span. The Broncos now have four players in the HOF and that number will grow [...]

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Published on 02/02/2012 at Thu Feb 02 12:00.   14 Comments
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Per Lindsay Jones, Matt Prater has signed his restricted free agent tender keeping him Denver.  Prater was easily the hottest commodity on the kicker market but teams knew the Broncos were going to pay to keep him and with a 2nd round pick coupled to that salary it was a price no other club was [...]

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Published on 07/29/2011 at Fri Jul 29 17:22.   6 Comments
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Denver Broncos second year wide receiver Demaryius Thomas was up early for rehab this morning and says his calf is slowly recovering.  The team is hopeful he will be ready to play again by mid-season (if there even is a season). [Thomas on Twitter and the Denver Post] Another second year Bronco, offensive lineman Zane [...]

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Published on 04/07/2011 at Thu Apr 07 19:27.   8 Comments
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I wrote an article a few months back before the Marshall trade that detailed my lack luster judgement when it comes to purchasing jerseys. The basic gist is that every player whose jersey I bought has been let go or traded (or retired, damn you Plummer). Every single purchase. It is obvious that I am not capable [...]

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Published on 07/09/2010 at Fri Jul 09 09:55.   40 Comments
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We all know that another key member of our Super Bowl dynasty retired last week. Jason Elam ended his 17 year career ranked sixth in NFL history with 1983 points scored. He jointly holds the record for the longest field goal (63 yards). He went to three Pro Bowls, and personally accounted for 26 career [...]

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Published on 04/07/2010 at Wed Apr 07 11:23.   21 Comments
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Dear Josh McDaniels, Remember that time when you sent that guy who appeared to be the future to the Windy City? Well whether or not it was a good deal remains to be seen. However, what is evident is that I lost out on two freaking $70 jerseys and a $15 “Got Cutler?” t-shirt. His ostracism riled up [...]

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Published on 02/02/2010 at Tue Feb 02 12:30.   39 Comments
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The Broncos have had a players only meeting.  The change we like to see.  [DPO] How the team is not regaining its composure after a four game slide.  [Boulder Daily Camera] The goal is to put together a “fiery” team that can keep it’s cool when needed.  Is that pronounced like wiry? [DPO] Not the [...]

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Published on 11/25/2009 at Wed Nov 25 09:28.   No Comments
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