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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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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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Broncos greats Terrell Davis and Steve Atwater are “interning” with Mike Shanahan in Washington.  Warning: some of these images are disturbing. Champ Bailey is firmly rooted in Josh McDaniels‘ corner. Woody Paige, trying to dethrone Kyle Orton as starting quarterback?  Nooo…. Wednesday p.m. practice report: Brandon Stokley continues to shine, and LB Joe Mays earns [...]

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Published on 08/12/2010 at Thu Aug 12 10:19.   14 Comments
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The Mile High Salute® was popularized by Ring-of-Famer Terrell Davis during the Broncos glory days, and at the time was one of the most prevalent touchdown celebrations in the NFL. Davis did it in honor of his father who served in the military. The tradition carried on to the present day, with fans and players [...]

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Published on 07/24/2010 at Sat Jul 24 08:17.   11 Comments
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Former Denver Broncos tight end Shannon Sharpe has been named a finalist for the 2010 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the team’s official twitter reports. It is his second consecutive year as a finalist candidate. Both Sharpe and running back Terrell Davis were semifinalists in November; the absence of Davis’ name can [...]

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Published on 01/08/2010 at Fri Jan 08 14:30.   2 Comments
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Retired Denver Broncos running back Terrell Davis and tight end Shannon Sharpe have been named among the 25 semifinalists for the 2010 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. [Official site] Along with running back Floyd Little, who is one of two senior member candidates, the Broncos have three representatives for the Hall of [...]

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Published on 11/28/2009 at Sat Nov 28 13:32.   10 Comments
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During hour one, Bills owner Ralph Wilson Jr. expressed his willingness to untie his purse strings, showing off his progressive yet classical metro sexual style. During hour two, Mike Shanahan inquired about Buffalo’s real estate. In hour three, the pair talked X’s and O’s. Cat’s game. In hour four, they discussed possibly bringing Terrell Owens [...]

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Published on 11/28/2009 at Sat Nov 28 00:00.   4 Comments
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Woody Paige is already calling for Kyle Orton’s head. [Denver Post] Despite their traumatic year, Denver says they aren’t taking the Redskins lightly. [Salt Lake Tribune] Mike Klis has a very good mailbag this week covering the season ticket holder sellout, whether these Broncos will choke down the stretch, and an update on Brandon Stokley. [...]

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Published on 11/11/2009 at Wed Nov 11 08:29.   8 Comments
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Fans have been able to vote for the greatest players in Denver Broncos history position-by-position since June 6th, and today, the team announced the results. Scroll below to see the full Denver Broncos 50th Anniversary Team. As you’ll see, there’s a heavy skew on the 90′s teams that won two Super Bowls, especially on offense. [...]

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Published on 09/15/2009 at Tue Sep 15 15:41.   16 Comments
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I know… I can’t get over it. I had to write another article.  Quick question. Q: What is the difference between Mr. East and Michael Crabtree? A: Mr. East will be at the Niners-Broncos game on Friday. I’m sure you’ve all heard by now that the 10th overall pick in the NFL Draft Michael Crabtree has threatened [...]

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Published on 08/13/2009 at Thu Aug 13 02:28.   12 Comments
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