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Brian Dawkins was only a member of the Denver Broncos for three seasons, but in that short time, he left a legacy. Dawkins, who announced his retirement last month, left a legacy of #20 representing a fierce athlete on the field — a sure tackler with a dominant edge. He left a legacy as a [...]

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Published on 05/23/2012 at Wed May 23 08:30.   7 Comments
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The Denver Broncos may pursue free agent safety Deon Grant (6-2, 215 lbs.), according to one NFL insider.  Grant, 33, started in nine games with the New York Giants last season and received a Super Bowl XLVI ring following New York’s 21-17 win over the New England Patriots. “I’ve heard the Broncos may have interest [...]

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Published on 05/20/2012 at Sun May 20 16:53.   6 Comments
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Duke Ihenacho Pos: Strong Safety School: San Jose State Class: Senior Ht: 6’1″ Wt: 205 lbs. 40-time: 4.66 Bench: 20 Duke Ihenacho, pronounced “EE-ah-NAH-cho,” was a four-year starter at SJSU who earned all-conference honors since his sophomore season. Watch Ihenacho and you will see a wild downhill tackler. He reads run plays much quicker than [...]

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Published on 05/07/2012 at Mon May 07 10:00.   1 Comment
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Pick twenty-nine is classic, pick thirty is BRONCO TERRITORY! Get all of look of the whole schedule and previously selected players here.   Last three picks   27.  Shea McClellin, OLB, Boise State 28.  Whitney Mercilus, OLB/DE, Illinois 29.  Harrison Smith, DB, Notre Dame   We broke it down, now it’s time for the Broncos GM to make the pick! Today’s GM [...]

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Published on 04/24/2012 at Tue Apr 24 13:30.   3 Comments
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During an NFL offseason, players get a short period of time to rest their bodies before it’s back to the grind and preparing for the upcoming season.  The Denver Broncos will get back to work tomorrow when the team begins voluntary offseason workouts. For many players in Denver, the offseason is more than just a [...]

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Published on 04/15/2012 at Sun Apr 15 12:00.   1 Comment
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Last April, the Denver Broncos visited with (or worked out) 32 draft prospects. This year, the team is expected to visit with a similar number of players. Below is a look at how the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft went down and which players Denver brought in for visits. 1st Overall:  QB Cam [...]

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Published on 04/13/2012 at Fri Apr 13 10:30.   6 Comments
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Quarterback Peyton Manning (36, 14 seasons) may not be the most experienced player on the Broncos’ roster this season, as strange as that sounds.  If safety Brian Dawkins (38, 16 seasons) returns for the 2012 season, the nine-time Pro Bowler would become the oldest and most experienced player in Denver. While he hasn’t made his [...]

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Published on 04/10/2012 at Tue Apr 10 16:00.   11 Comments
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Right from the get go the Divisional Round match up started out ugly for Denver, especially it’s secondary.  Tom Brady came out of the gate with a 7 yard touchdown pass to Wes Welker and finished with 6 touchdowns and 1 interception.  The one INT was a bright spot for the Broncos defense with Quinton Carter being [...]

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Published on 01/14/2012 at Sat Jan 14 23:07.   92 Comments
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The Divisional Playoffs game between the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots presents a number of interesting angles, in both storylines (ahem Josh McDaniels) and on-the-field strategies (containing the Broncos’ version of the option; how to limit the Patriots’ tight ends). Here is how some of the experts break down this Saturday’s pivotal playoffs matchup. [...]

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Published on 01/12/2012 at Thu Jan 12 13:45.   1 Comment
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The BT Staff gives out Game Balls following the Denver Broncos‘ 29-23 overtime victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Wild Card Weekend. The first-ever playoffs edition of BT Game Balls tastes about 100 times sweeter than every other edition combined. One last blissful look back, then we pull our attention to New England. Demaryius Thomas [...]

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Published on 01/10/2012 at Tue Jan 10 14:05.   17 Comments
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