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The decision has been made: Brady Quinn will start at quarterback for the Kansas City when the Chiefs host the Broncos this weekend. “I like his leadership qualities,” Chiefs Head Coach Romeo Crennel told DenverBroncos.com. “He has experience with a couple different teams and he’s seen a couple different things. I think that will bode [...]

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Published on 11/21/2012 at Wed Nov 21 20:50.   12 Comments
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The Broncos have a chance to do something this afternoon that they haven’t been able to accomplish in nearly five years—defeat San Diego at home. Denver, once dominate at home with the aid of Mile High Magic, had lost its home field advantage leading up to the arrival of quarterback Peyton Manning.  This season, the Broncos are [...]

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Published on 11/18/2012 at Sun Nov 18 13:05.   No Comments
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Broncos 37, Raiders 6 — you know what a victory means, fellas. Give out your BT Game Balls! Eric Decker: I have been hard on Eric Decker basically since he has been a rookie. Whether it was that he was a better punt/kick returner than receiver or that he was only good to catch every third pass [...]

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Published on 10/02/2012 at Tue Oct 02 17:06.   15 Comments
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On Wednesday, the Denver Broncos announced six team captains for the 2012 season.  As expected, the group is highlighted by quarterback Peyton Manning. Broncos’ 2012 team captains: QB Peyton Manning (Offense) G Chris Kuper (Offense) CB Champ Bailey (Defense) DE Elvis Dumervil (Defense) LB Wesley Woodyard (Special Teams) Dumervil is the only first-time captain among [...]

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Published on 09/05/2012 at Wed Sep 05 09:03.   8 Comments
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1. The Denver Broncos will kickoff training camp on Thursday (full schedule) and three of their five 2011 team captains will be returning this summer. Head Coach John Fox is expected to announce the 2012 captains shortly before the regular season. The team’s Week 1 captains last season were Kyle Orton, Champ Bailey, Wesley Woodyard, Chris [...]

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Published on 07/22/2012 at Sun Jul 22 07:30.   4 Comments
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Since 2008, eight different quarterbacks have passed through Denver.  And all three of the Broncos’ top three quarterbacks from last season are now employed elsewhere. Last summer, Kyle Orton, Brady Quinn and Tim Tebow were all competing to secure Denver’s starting quarterback position.  Orton ended up winning the job and held it mid-way through the [...]

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Published on 07/07/2012 at Sat Jul 07 15:00.   2 Comments
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Just because the Denver Broncos brought in one of the NFL’s all-time greatest passers this offseason doesn’t mean they will be abandoning the run game. The common message from the Broncos coaches and players following the team’s first Mini-Camp practice today: fear Peyton Manning, but be ready for the Broncos ground game to punch you [...]

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Published on 06/12/2012 at Tue Jun 12 17:33.   1 Comment
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Peyton Manning is developing some chemistry with his wide receivers. [CBS4] A Pittsburgh Steelers blogs highlights the strengths and weaknesses of the rematch coming on opening day.[Behind the Steel Curtain] Meanwhile, Steelers plays are still seething over getting embarrassed by Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos in the playoffs. [Tribune-Review] Kyle Orton, I guess, could [...]

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Published on 05/28/2012 at Mon May 28 09:29.   5 Comments
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In the eyes of most Denver Broncos fans, John Elway and his helicopter leap in Super Bowl XXXII is the greatest offensive play in Broncos history.  The significance of that play is lost when the backdrop of 38 years of Broncos football up until that point. From averaging less than four wins per season throughout [...]

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Published on 05/26/2012 at Sat May 26 12:00.   13 Comments
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Topping my list at number four, is the Immaculate Deflection.  In a hard fought, defensive struggle that the Denver Broncos pretty much controlled until the final Cincinnati Bengals drive of the game, it took a miracle for the Broncos to come out on top 12-7. The victory would catapult a poorly coached team to a [...]

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Published on 05/22/2012 at Tue May 22 12:00.   4 Comments
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