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Kickoff: 2:15 p.m. MT BT GameBlog: 2:00 p.m. MT Television: CBS (coverage) Announcers: Spero Dedes, Steve Beuerlein The Line: Broncos by 4 Shannon Sharpe to be honored — Call the national guard!! The greatest tight end to wear an NFL uniform (yes, I’m biased) will receive his Hall of Fame ring during halftime today. Congratulations [...]

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Published on 09/18/2011 at Sun Sep 18 11:48.   No Comments
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Former Denver Broncos tight end Shannon Sharpe was officially inducted into Pro Football’s Hall of Fame on Saturday evening in Canton, Ohio.  Sharpe is the fourth Bronco to be enshrined, joining former teammates John Elway (QB) and Gary Zimmerman (OL) as three of the four Broncos representing the team in Canton. The fourth former Bronco [...]

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Published on 08/07/2011 at Sun Aug 07 13:49.   2 Comments
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Over the last four years, three former Denver Broncos have gotten into the Pro Football Hall of Fame; offensive lineman Gary Zimmerman in 2008, running back Floyd Little in 2010 and tight end Shannon Sharpe in 2011. Prior to the recent Broncos “storming of the Hall of Fame wall,” as former linebacker Karl Mecklenburg put [...]

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Published on 03/16/2011 at Wed Mar 16 22:53.   11 Comments
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So I made my plea and John Elway responded (kind of, but more to everyone; not just to me) and what’s been up Woody (thanks for mentioning the rally!)? Thanks for getting Shannon Sharpe in also (you old softy). Now I am settling down with information received… Jeff Legwold from THE Denver Post reports that [...]

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Published on 02/18/2011 at Fri Feb 18 19:17.   10 Comments
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A little over a week ago our beloved Shannon Sharpe finally made it to the Hall of Fame joining only a few other Broncos. At the time of his retirement Sharpe held nearly every tight end record, earned three super bowl rings, and was arguably considered the best tight end of all time. However, Sharpe [...]

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Published on 02/16/2011 at Wed Feb 16 07:01.   18 Comments
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It what some fans believed to be a long shot; former Denver Broncos tight end Shannon Sharpe has been elected to the NFL Hall of Fame. Sharpe joins John Elway, Gary Zimmerman and Floyd Little as the fourth member of the Broncos to be elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Sharpe was the [...]

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Published on 02/05/2011 at Sat Feb 05 18:16.   25 Comments
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As they say, third times the charm. For the third consecutive year, former Denver Bronco tight end Shannon Sharpe has been named a finalist for the Pro Football Hall Of Fame.  The 2011 class will be announced the week of Super Bowl XLV. Named to the Broncos Ring Of Fame in 2009, Sharpe retired leading [...]

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Published on 01/09/2011 at Sun Jan 09 19:58.   29 Comments
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Charges against Shannon Sharpe were dropped Wednesday.  “Everyone knows this is a lie,” an acquaintance of Sharpe’s accuser told the Denver Post.  Hallelujah. Woody Paige breaks down former Broncos in his latest mailbag. Josh McDaniels wants Laurence Maroney, a free agent in 2011, to earn a contract extension in Denver. The Broncos’ most vital down [...]

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Published on 09/16/2010 at Thu Sep 16 12:21.   10 Comments
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Shannon Sharpe has taken a leave of absence from CBS while he settles a family violence complaint. Details about the complaint can be found here. Sharpe hasn’t been charged with a crime or arrested, but the retraining order filed against him cites some pretty serious stuff. Clinton Portis insinuated that a pretty female reporter might [...]

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Published on 09/15/2010 at Wed Sep 15 07:49.   2 Comments
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Randy Gradishar‘s ticket into the Pro Football Hall of Fame became a lot harder to punch a few years ago, when the former Denver Broncos linebacker’s candidacy expired as a modern candidate and he was shuffled into the senior pool. Only two senior candidates are nominated each year. This year, Gradishar wasn’t one of them. [...]

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Published on 09/13/2010 at Mon Sep 13 16:22.   5 Comments
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