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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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As kickoff approaches this Sunday, we provide a quick review of the week that was in Dove Valley leading up to game day. Today, defensive end Robert Ayers (non-injury related), wide receiver Brandon Stokley (wrist/hip), and tackle Chris Clark (illness) are questionable to play.  Our thoughts and prayers are with Ayers and his family as [...]

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Published on 12/02/2012 at Sun Dec 02 10:54.   No Comments
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As Week 5 of the NFL season approaches, the Denver Broncos (2-3) are preparing to face the San Diego Chargers (3-2) on the road.  Here are five notes for your consideration going into the game —  (1) Is Von Miller a Defensive Player of the Year candidate? Coming off his Defensive Rookie of the Year campaign, is second-year outside linebacker Von Miller a [...]

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Published on 10/12/2012 at Fri Oct 12 13:30.   6 Comments
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We’ve been celebrating some of the greatest hits in Denver Broncos history over the past two weeks through our 15 Hits in 15 Days series.  Today, we’re going to take a look back at the best of the best — Unfortunately, not all of the great hits could be found.  But we hope some of your [...]

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Published on 07/24/2012 at Tue Jul 24 07:00.   3 Comments
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We’re celebrating some of the greatest hits in Denver Broncos history.  Today, we remember Steve Atwater‘s huge hit against Christian Okoye. Be sure to check back tomorrow when we top off the series with one big hitastic video! See hits No. 15-through-2 right here.

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Published on 07/23/2012 at Mon Jul 23 11:30.   4 Comments
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We’re celebrating some of the greatest hits in Denver Broncos history.  Today, we remember Steve Atwater‘s big hit in Super Bowl XXXII. Be sure to check back tomorrow for Hit No. 5!  After the series is over we’ll top it off with one big hitastic video.

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Published on 07/18/2012 at Wed Jul 18 11:30.   5 Comments
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Forget Madden video game covers, our favorite quarterback is on the cover of a cereal box. Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning appears on the Wheaties boxes being sold in Colorado, according to our friends at Bronco Planet.  The box, with Wheaties’ fittingly orange background, shows Manning in workout attire with a football in hand. This [...]

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Published on 07/05/2012 at Thu Jul 05 12:01.   13 Comments
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Once again we return to the early 1990′s for another huge moment in my adolescent fanhood of the Denver Broncos.  This one came in the regular season and helped ensure I would idolize Steve Atwater for the rest of his career. Naturally, we are talking about Atwater blowing up Kansas City Chiefs fullback, Christian “The Nigerian [...]

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Published on 05/29/2012 at Tue May 29 12:00.   13 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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Lindsay Jones looks at how the trade involving Kyle Orton and Jay Cutler worked out for both teams. [First and Orange] The Chicago Bears plan on putting in a waiver claim for their former starter. [ESPNChicago] But will he be available? [Shutdown Corner] Andrew Mason takes inventory on Orton’s career in Denver, calling the news [...]

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Published on 11/23/2011 at Wed Nov 23 08:18.   4 Comments
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