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Since the Broncos traded receiver Brandon Lloyd to the St. Louis Rams, Denver has turned to the ground game and gone 4-1 while the previously winless Rams have gone 2-3, getting 322 yards and three scores out of Lloyd in the process. It seems safe to say that to date, the trade has worked out [...]

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Published on 11/24/2011 at Thu Nov 24 08:30.   17 Comments
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The Denver Broncos announced on Monday that the team has traded receiver Brandon Lloyd to the St. Louis Rams for a conditional pick in the 2012 NFL Draft.  The conditional pick currently stands as a sixth round selection which could become a fifth rounder if Lloyd catches thirty or more passes this season for the [...]

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Published on 10/17/2011 at Mon Oct 17 23:05.   18 Comments
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Denver Broncos players remember Kenny McKinley. [Washington Post] Inside the numbers from Sunday’s game. [DenverBroncos.com] Tim Tebow is a quarterback, despite grading at 100% at wide receiver Sunday. [CBS Sports] Time spent at wide receiver simply retards his development elsewhere, writes Jeff Legwold. [Denver Post] AccuScore checks out the NFL playoff landscape. [Yahoo!] The Broncos [...]

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Published on 09/21/2011 at Wed Sep 21 07:00.   No Comments
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Another year has come and gone at Dove Valley. 2010 was a year of change in Denver — it’s something Broncos fans have been hearing for years, but just think and marvel on how very different this team is from the group that started the year 364 days ago. New coach. New quarterback (it is [...]

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Published on 01/01/2011 at Sat Jan 01 15:51.   15 Comments
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Apologies for the lack of posts yesterday. Our 9-5′s were a bit extra demanding. We return to your regularly scheduled programming today… Kenny McKinley‘s funeral service was held in Georgia Monday. Wesley Woodyard gave a eulogy, saying, “Every day, (McKinley) would come into the locker room and teach 61 men how to laugh and smile. [...]

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Published on 09/28/2010 at Tue Sep 28 07:00.   No Comments
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No one in their right mind (or our comments section) predicted that the Denver Broncos would lose to the Seattle Seahawks. So good job guys, I myself came within seven points of predicting the final score. I also predicted that the Seahawks offensive line would make the Broncos defense look a lot better than it [...]

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Published on 09/26/2010 at Sun Sep 26 01:03.   34 Comments
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Please donate to the Kenny McKinley trust fund on behalf of young Keon. Understanding why Kenny took his own life isn’t nearly as important as recognizing the warning signs.  Great column from Woody Paige. Former teammate D.J. Johnson doesn’t have all the facts, and his emotions could easily be clouding his judgment.  But Johnson discusses [...]

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Published on 09/23/2010 at Thu Sep 23 10:13.   1 Comment
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The NFLPA has set up the Kenny McKinley Trust Fund in honor of Kenny’s 1-year-old son, Keon. Contributions benefiting Keon can be sent to: Kenny McKinley’s Trust Fund c/o NFL Players Association 1133 20th Street, NW Washington, DC 20036 In honor of McKinley — and because something about profiting from a spike in traffic directly [...]

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Published on 09/22/2010 at Wed Sep 22 11:09.   4 Comments
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Coach of the Week Gary Kubiak – The student becomes the master. Kubiak pulled a Shanny on Mike Shanahan when he called a last minute timeout before Graham Gano’s would-have-been 56 yard field goal. Rookie of the Week Jahvid Best – Best rushed for 78 yards and two touchdowns against the Eagles. That alone would [...]

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Published on 09/22/2010 at Wed Sep 22 08:04.   10 Comments
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“We will play with him on our shoulders and in our hearts.” — Wesley Woodyard on Kenny McKinley Denver Broncos Head Coach Josh McDaniels and team captain Wesley Woodyard held an emotional press conference Tuesday following the apparent suicide of teammate Kenny McKinley. The meeting with the media followed a team meeting and grief counseling [...]

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Published on 09/21/2010 at Tue Sep 21 12:00.   2 Comments
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