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Once again, deserving Denver Broncos have been snubbed from Pro Football Hall of Fame voting. It took decades to get Floyd Little in.  Years to get Shannon Sharpe in.  Will the players below ever get into the HOF? On Friday, the 17 finalists for the 2013 Pro Football Hall of Fame class were announced.  Not among [...]

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Published on 01/11/2013 at Fri Jan 11 10:50.   5 Comments
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Today is former Denver Broncos tight end Shannon Sharpe‘s forty-fourth birthday.  Happy Birthday, Shannon! During his career, the Birthday Boy was an eight-time Pro Bowler, a four-time Associated Press All Pro, a three-time Super Bowl Champion, a member of the NFL’s 1990s All Decade Team and a member of the Denver Broncos 50th Anniversary Team. [...]

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Published on 06/26/2012 at Tue Jun 26 09:31.   1 Comment
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Merely days after cover voting started, Denver’s two representatives — linebacker Von Miller and quarterback Tim Tebow — were eliminated in the cover vote for the Madden NFL 13 video game athlete.  That didn’t stop EA Sports from featuring several historical Broncos in the game. Former quarterback John Elway and tight end Shannon Sharpe will be among the “legends” [...]

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Published on 06/24/2012 at Sun Jun 24 17:58.   1 Comment
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We are entering the “dead zone” of the football season.  Not much going on and utter boredom for those of us who are the one sport kind.  What better way to pass the time than to relive some of the greatest plays in Denver Broncos history? This initial post will cover the “best of the [...]

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Published on 05/20/2012 at Sun May 20 14:00.   5 Comments
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It’s that time of year again.  The time of year when scouts and draft analysts act like they know everything there is to know about every prospect. In reality, quite often the exact opposite is true.  The NFL Draft essentially is a crapshoot, which is why players like Jarvis Moss and Aaron Curry have gone [...]

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Published on 04/21/2012 at Sat Apr 21 11:30.   12 Comments
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Defensive lineman Dontari Poe: weighs 346 pounds. Runs 4.87 40-yard time. [Shutdown Corner] He also led all players with 44 reps at 225 lbs. on the bench press. [Denver Post] Will Brinson believes he worked himself out of the Broncos‘ range and into the top 10. [CBS Sports] Another defensive player, linebacker Vontaze Burfict, saw [...]

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Published on 02/28/2012 at Tue Feb 28 08:00.   3 Comments
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For years, legendary quarterback John Elway was the only player representing the Denver Broncos historic franchise in Pro Football’s Hall of Fame.  That all changed when offensive lineman Gary Zimmerman, running back Floyd Little and tight end Shannon Sharpewere enshrined during a four-year span. The Broncos now have four players in the HOF and that number will grow [...]

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Published on 02/02/2012 at Thu Feb 02 12:00.   14 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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Since the Broncos traded receiver Brandon Lloyd to the St. Louis Rams, Denver has turned to the ground game and gone 4-1 while the previously winless Rams have gone 2-3, getting 322 yards and three scores out of Lloyd in the process. It seems safe to say that to date, the trade has worked out [...]

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Published on 11/24/2011 at Thu Nov 24 08:30.   17 Comments
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Some food for thought on Tim Tebow from the ever-quotable Shannon Sharpe: “How many dates did you have to go on before you realized that the girl you were dating wasn’t the one? Does the girl need to burn your house down? Does she need to bust your car windows out? … “Look, I’m not [...]

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Published on 11/04/2011 at Fri Nov 04 12:17.   26 Comments
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