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Last week, the Denver Broncos locked up Ryan Clady by placing their franchise tag on the Pro Bowl left tackle.  Once the new league year begins, they are expected to place a second-round tender on punter Britton Colquitt. “Colquitt is already a restricted free agent. To make sure he stays restricted, the Broncos are expected [...]

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Published on 03/04/2013 at Mon Mar 04 21:12.   9 Comments
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We all found out today that the worst kept secret is as official as it can get until March 12th… That secret is that the Kansas City Chiefs have traded for QB Alex Smith. They are giving up this years second round selection (34 overall) and a conditional pick next year. So what kind of [...]

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Published on 02/27/2013 at Wed Feb 27 14:29.   31 Comments
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On Tuesday, Denver Broncos special teams assistant Keith Burns left for Washington.  On Wednesday, the team replaced Burns with former Kansas City Chiefs quality control coach Derius Swinton. Former Broncos quarterback Jake Plummer has been helping quarterback prospect Collin Klein prepare for the upcoming NFL Combine. Here is a review of who the experts are projecting to be drafted by Denver this [...]

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Published on 02/13/2013 at Wed Feb 13 16:45.   No Comments
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So you can’t really fault John Fox for not going for more of a home run hit prior to the Ravens getting the ball back, it did work the four out of four times the Broncos had used the strategy. The numbers were in Fox’s corner and if it ain’t broke, play Foxball.

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Published on 01/15/2013 at Tue Jan 15 16:00.   2 Comments
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On this Friday afternoon, the Kansas City Chiefs landed a new head coach—Andy Reid.  Considering the mess he left in Philadelphia, there is no reason for alarm just yet, Reid has a lot of work to do before KC is an AFCW contender again. Also on Friday, Pro Bowl left tackle Ryan Clady missed practice [...]

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Published on 01/04/2013 at Fri Jan 04 16:04.   10 Comments
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For the 23rd time in his career, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has been named the AFC’s Offensive Player of the Week following Denver’s 38-3 win over Kansas City on Sunday. Manning is now tied with New England’s Tom Brady for the most weekly offensive awards won all-time, with Miami’s retired legend Dan Marino (18) behind [...]

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Published on 01/02/2013 at Wed Jan 02 10:34.   6 Comments
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Editor’s Note: How Big Pete’s Instant Reactions is something beyond “OMG WE #1 SEED GOOOOOO BROOOOONCOOS WOOOOOO” — is beyond me. That is the only thing my head is currently capable of processing. The quick and dirty reaction to today’s game is simply this…. WOW!!! Who watching didn’t utter those words on more than a [...]

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Published on 12/30/2012 at Sun Dec 30 17:25.   24 Comments
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When the Broncos (12-3) take on the Chiefs (2-13) this weekend, offensive guard Chris Kuper could be on the field.  Kuper is listed as “questionable” after being limited in practice this week. The most likely scenario seems to be Denver resting Kuper this week, giving him two weeks to rest in preparation for the divisional round of [...]

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Published on 12/29/2012 at Sat Dec 29 18:15.   No Comments
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We’ve known for years that the Denver Broncos would draw the AFC South and NFC East in 2013, but did not know until last week that by finishing first in the AFC would also have the Broncos playing the AFC East champion, New England Patriots and AFC North champion, Baltimore Ravens. That is a complete schedule, my [...]

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Published on 12/29/2012 at Sat Dec 29 07:05.   4 Comments
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It has been a tough season for Broncos cornerback Tracy Porter. The 26-year-old defensive back signed a one-year, $4 million deal with Denver in March, entering the season as Denver’s No. 2 cornerback across from Champ Bailey. After four up-and-down games to start the season, Porter was ruled out of Denver’s Week 6 game against [...]

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Published on 12/28/2012 at Fri Dec 28 14:07.   10 Comments
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