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Brodrick Bunkley was perhaps the largest factor in the Denver Broncos‘ 2011 defensive turnaround, literally and figuratively. He won’t be a Denver Bronco in 2012. The freshly-suspended New Orleans Saints have signed Bunkley to a five-year deal worth $25 million, according to multiple reports. The Broncos will have to add DT depth in the draft [...]

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Published on 03/21/2012 at Wed Mar 21 12:02.   38 Comments
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Free agent Joe Mays has planned visits to the New Orleans Saints and Indianapolis Colts, Mike Klis reports. The Denver Broncos middle linebacker had 75 tackles as a starter for the Broncos in 2011. Wesley Woodyard is also a free agent, leaving the Broncos with 2011 third round draft pick Nate Irving as the only [...]

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Published on 03/15/2012 at Thu Mar 15 18:03.   7 Comments
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To help them select the Madden NFL 13 cover player, EA Sports is turning to the fans.  EA will select two players to represent each team in a vote-off which will lead to the final thirty-two man bracket. Once the voting is down to thirty-two players, fans will vote in player face-offs until the Madden [...]

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Published on 02/29/2012 at Wed Feb 29 16:00.   14 Comments
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Linesmakers aren’t impressed with the Denver Broncos, or how they made it into the playoffs. The traveling Pittsburgh Steelers are nine-point favorites for this weekend’s playoff matchup against the home team, according to Bovada (formerly Bodog). With the implicit three-point nudge for the home team, that means the Steelers would be 15-point favorites if they [...]

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Published on 01/03/2012 at Tue Jan 03 16:20.   22 Comments
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UPDATE: DENVER BRONCOS 2012 SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED The Denver Broncos 2012 schedule‘s opponents have been announced following the team’s first-place record in the AFC West in 2011. Dates to be announced later in the offseason. The Denver Broncos 2012 schedule sees the Mile High men facing seven opponents who finished better than their 8-8 record in [...]

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Published on 01/03/2012 at Tue Jan 03 05:00.   111 Comments
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New Orleans Saints Pro Bowl quarterback Drew Brees appeared on XX Sports Radio in San Diego Friday and spent quite a bit of time discussing Denver Broncos football. (Don’t dwell too much on that sentence, just accept it for what it is.) In particular, Brees broke down the Denver’s status on the position he knows [...]

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Published on 08/26/2011 at Fri Aug 26 12:33.   9 Comments
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The Denver Broncos announced on Saturday evening that the team had waived running back Mario Fannin and claimed running back C.J. Gable off waivers from the New Orleans Saints.  Denver is second in the waiver order, and will be for the entire season. Fannin suffered a knee sprain in practice on Thursday, after joining the [...]

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Published on 08/07/2011 at Sun Aug 07 12:44.   No Comments
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Following their dismal 2010 season, the Denver Broncos starting rebuilding — from top to bottom.  It began with the hiring of new Head Coach John Fox and firing of defensive coordinator Don Martindale.  Fox, known for his stellar defenses, went out and signed New Orleans’ secondary coach Dennis Allen to replace Martindale. Allen is a well-respected [...]

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Published on 05/21/2011 at Sat May 21 20:44.   22 Comments
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Currently, the Denver Broncos own seven draft picks in the upcoming NFL Draft in five different rounds, which can be seen below: Round 1, 2nd overall.  With a 4-12 overall record in 2010, Denver was the second worst team in the NFL last season.  Thus, they’ll be selecting second overall on Thursday, April 28th, 2011. [...]

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Published on 04/10/2011 at Sun Apr 10 19:21.   9 Comments
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New Orleans Saints defensive backs coach Dennis Allen is the latest NFL assistant to draw interest from both the Denver Broncos and Philadelphia Eagles for each team’s open defensive coordinator position. The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports that both the Broncos and Eagles have received permission to interview Allen. Allen, 38, has served as the Saints’ [...]

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Published on 01/20/2011 at Thu Jan 20 13:48.   11 Comments
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