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The Broncos have made a flurry of moves in free agency, but they are not done yet. Denver is close to the $123 million 2013 salary cap limit, but plan to create more space through the Elvis Dumervil situation and there are a host of other candidates to be released.  For now, the team’s top [...]

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Published on 03/14/2013 at Thu Mar 14 15:07.   13 Comments
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Lost in the news (and possibly lost because of the news) of the Denver Broncos signing cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie was the fact that there is another Philadelphia Eagles corner still in play here. The sweepstakes for former Eagles (and Dream Teamer) cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha has been narrowed to five teams with the Broncos amongst those [...]

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Published on 03/14/2013 at Thu Mar 14 06:00.   37 Comments
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  In a move that sent shock waves across the NFL, the Denver Broncos signed former New England Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker to a two-year, $12 million deal on Wednesday afternoon.  The signing, as big as it is for Denver’s offense, was also a defensive move. As team executive of football operations John Elway [...]

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Published on 03/13/2013 at Wed Mar 13 16:51.   11 Comments
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The September issue of ESPN The Magazine is now available on newsstands and online.  An NFL Preview edition, the mag features playoff picks and predictions by ESPN contributors—and they apparently think highly of the 2012 Denver Broncos. Preseason Power Rankings had Denver ranked 14th (with San Diego, Kansas City and Oakland ranked 16th, 17th and 25th [...]

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Published on 08/25/2012 at Sat Aug 25 12:00.   6 Comments
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Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey was named the 46th-best player in the NFL by NFL Network on Wednesday.  Bailey jumped up two spots from 2011, when he ranked 48th overall. Bailey is the fifth Bronco to make the network’s list — joining quarterback Peyton Manning (50th), outside linebacker Von Miller (52nd), defensive end Elvis Dumervil (68th) and running back Willis McGahee (98th) — [...]

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Published on 05/30/2012 at Wed May 30 20:02.   3 Comments
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Orton Working Towards Miami – We have an Adam Schefter confirmation that Kyle Orton is in the building at Dove Valley trying to hammer out a re-structured contract with the Dolphins to help facilitate a trade of his services to Miami.  Vic Lombardi is saying the Dolphins are for sure dangling a 3rd but Denver [...]

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Published on 07/27/2011 at Wed Jul 27 12:05.   15 Comments
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A recent article on NFL.com by Elliot Harrison and Jason La Canfora discusses who was the best cornerback of the 2000′s.  Among those mentioned include Denver’s Champ Bailey, Oakland’s Nnamdi Asomugha, Green Bay’s Charles Woodson and New York’s Darrelle Revis. To me, the choice seems clear.  None of the above mentioned cornerbacks have played as [...]

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Published on 07/06/2011 at Wed Jul 06 11:08.   28 Comments
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Judge Susan Richard Nelson voted in favor of the players and more importantly the fans by lifting the NFL Owner’s lockout.  It was the impact felt by the multiple economic “layers” involved in pro football along with the general fan base that led to her decision. “The public ramifications of this dispute exceed the abstract [...]

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Published on 04/25/2011 at Mon Apr 25 17:19.   12 Comments
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On Thursday, Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey was notified by the NFL that he has been added to the 2011 AFC Pro Bowl roster. He’ll replace Oakland’s Nnamdi Asomugha, who won’t be playing due to health concerns. This marks Bailey’s 10th selection in a 12-year span — Bailey now holds the most Pro Bowl selections by [...]

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Published on 01/27/2011 at Thu Jan 27 15:57.   8 Comments
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Thought I forgot, didn’t you? Nobody noticed? Oh… Day four of our weekly column is here and I am getting it in just in time for a pacific time zone dead line. Hope that you’ve been enjoying and we’ve got a good one for you today! Just for reference here is part one and part [...]

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Published on 11/10/2010 at Wed Nov 10 01:31.   17 Comments
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