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As kickoff approaches this Sunday, we provide a quick review of the week that was in Dove Valley leading up to game day. Today, defensive end Robert Ayers (non-injury related), wide receiver Brandon Stokley (wrist/hip), and tackle Chris Clark (illness) are questionable to play.  Our thoughts and prayers are with Ayers and his family as [...]

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Published on 12/02/2012 at Sun Dec 02 10:54.   No Comments
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“This is a little different,” Ring of Famer Karl Mecklenburg, a special guest of the Denver Broncos, said after practice today. “The idea that they got a day off coming up, and these one-a-days instead of two-a-days. It was nothing like that when I was playing.” Indeed, Sunday was the fourth day of the Broncos’ [...]

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Published on 07/29/2012 at Sun Jul 29 19:22.   10 Comments
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The Denver Broncos donned the pads for the first time Saturday morning, and the sound of popping hard plastic echoed across the fields of Dove Valley. “It’s not really football when you don’t have pads on,” rookie defensive lineman Derek Wolfe volunteered. Indeed, the pads were a welcome addition to the Broncos’ 2012 training camp [...]

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Published on 07/28/2012 at Sat Jul 28 14:15.   6 Comments
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Lindsay Jones looks at how the trade involving Kyle Orton and Jay Cutler worked out for both teams. [First and Orange] The Chicago Bears plan on putting in a waiver claim for their former starter. [ESPNChicago] But will he be available? [Shutdown Corner] Andrew Mason takes inventory on Orton’s career in Denver, calling the news [...]

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Published on 11/23/2011 at Wed Nov 23 08:18.   4 Comments
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Broncos fans, Friday’s your chance to meet the cornerstones of your defense for the next five to ten years. The Denver Broncos will hold a Back to Football Pep Rally on Friday, Sept. 9, from 5-8 p.m. in Skyline Park (16th and Arapahoe) in downtown Denver in advance of their season opener on Monday Night [...]

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Published on 09/08/2011 at Thu Sep 08 14:05.   5 Comments
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Over the last four years, three former Denver Broncos have gotten into the Pro Football Hall of Fame; offensive lineman Gary Zimmerman in 2008, running back Floyd Little in 2010 and tight end Shannon Sharpe in 2011. Prior to the recent Broncos “storming of the Hall of Fame wall,” as former linebacker Karl Mecklenburg put [...]

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Published on 03/16/2011 at Wed Mar 16 22:53.   11 Comments
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Randy Gradishar‘s ticket into the Pro Football Hall of Fame became a lot harder to punch a few years ago, when the former Denver Broncos linebacker’s candidacy expired as a modern candidate and he was shuffled into the senior pool. Only two senior candidates are nominated each year. This year, Gradishar wasn’t one of them. [...]

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Published on 09/13/2010 at Mon Sep 13 16:22.   5 Comments
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Fans have been able to vote for the greatest players in Denver Broncos history position-by-position since June 6th, and today, the team announced the results. Scroll below to see the full Denver Broncos 50th Anniversary Team. As you’ll see, there’s a heavy skew on the 90′s teams that won two Super Bowls, especially on offense. [...]

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Published on 09/15/2009 at Tue Sep 15 15:41.   16 Comments
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Which hole to fill in the defense first?  McDaniels has his pick.  [Denver Post] Terrell Davis, Shannon Sharpe, and Karl Mecklenburg all place in the top 15 of ESPN’s All Time Draft Values [ESPN Hashmarks] Denver could show interest in picking up J.P. Losman after the draft.  [PFT] Frank Schwab goes over the Broncos draft [...]

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Published on 04/23/2009 at Thu Apr 23 21:56.   45 Comments
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The Pro Football Hall of Fame voting committee has announced their 133 preliminary modern-era finalists for the Class of 2009, with the Denver Broncos being represented by seven former players and coaches. They are former Denver Broncos S Steve Atwater (1989-98), RB Terrell Davis (1995-2002), LB Tom Jackson (1973-86), LB Karl Mecklenburg (1983-94), Head Coach [...]

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Published on 10/28/2008 at Tue Oct 28 19:46.   4 Comments
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