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The Denver Broncos 2013 coaching staff is almost completely assembled. The Broncos lost former offensive coordinator Mike McCoy to San Diego, replaced him with quarterbacks coach Adam Gase (shortly thereafter, Ken Whisenhunt, one of Denver’s OC candidates also signed with San Diego), blocked the Chargers from hiring Matt Russell as their next general manager, let [...]

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Published on 01/17/2013 at Thu Jan 17 16:56.   3 Comments
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As of Tuesday afternoon, three teams have been aggressively pursuing Broncos’ offensive coordinator Mike McCoy, seeking to fill vacant head coaching positions.  As for Denver’s defensive coordinator, Jack Del Rio, no teams have come calling, yet. That may be for the best, because Del Rio isn’t exactly itching to leave Denver and run a team again, at [...]

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Published on 01/01/2013 at Tue Jan 01 12:52.   15 Comments
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Shortly after San Diego beat writer Kevin Acee reported that the Broncos had denied the Chargers‘ request to interview Matt Russell, Denver-based report Vic Lombardi was quick to report that it was Russell that turned down San Diego. After further review, it has been determined that the Broncos and Russell collectively agreed to turn down San Diego’s offer. Per [...]

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Published on 01/01/2013 at Tue Jan 01 12:04.   4 Comments
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The coaching carousel has been going around since Monday, but the Broncos aren’t about to help another team in the AFC West fill any vacant positions.  On Tuesday, the Broncos blocked San Diego from talking to Denver’s director of player personnel, Matt Russell. Teams are not allowed to interview coaches employed elsewhere in the NFL during the season without [...]

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Published on 01/01/2013 at Tue Jan 01 11:21.   No Comments
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Sometimes, rookies have to learn the hard way. On Thursday, Denver Broncos rookie cornerback Omar Bolden learned that turning his phone to silent—or off—is a wise move before entering a meeting. “Lesson learned… Lol Damm!” Bolden posted on Instagram, a social networking site used for posting vintage style photos online, along with a picture of [...]

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Published on 08/24/2012 at Fri Aug 24 18:29.   6 Comments
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In the wake of D.J. Williams‘ looming suspension(s), the Denver Broncos must plug-in several players to fill the void at linebacker.  In addition to special teams ace Wesley Woodyard, the Broncos will be giving increased workloads to a pair of young linebackers. Youngsters Nate Irving (drafted 67th overall last year) and Danny Trevathan (drafted 188th overall [...]

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Published on 08/17/2012 at Fri Aug 17 12:30.   4 Comments
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On Wednesday, the Denver Broncos traded cornerback Cassius Vaughn to the Indianapolis Colts in exchange for fullback Chris Gronkowski. According to Mike Klis, it was the first trade executed by Matt Russell, the team’s new Director of Player Personnel. That presumably means that Russell has essentially taken over duties which were held by former General Manager [...]

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Published on 05/26/2012 at Sat May 26 09:30.   20 Comments
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The Denver Broncos‘ 2012 Rookie Mini Camp has come and gone and oddly, not one of the team’s seven drafted rookies have signed with the team.  Some teams have already signed a handful of their drafted rookies, and the Green Bay Packers (along with six other teams) have signed their entire draft class. With $22.11 million [...]

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Published on 05/15/2012 at Tue May 15 11:44.   3 Comments
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There is a good chance that Denver Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy will become the next head coach of the Miami Dolphins.  [@AdamSchefter] Meanwhile, the Oakland Raiders have asked–and were given permission–to interview both McCoy and Broncos defensive coordinator Dennis Allen for their vacant head coaching position.  [Denver Post] “It’s very complimentary to this organization [...]

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Published on 01/17/2012 at Tue Jan 17 19:01.   9 Comments
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