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Every since the Denver Broncos‘ defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio signed his name in ink to take his place amongst John Fox’s staff in Denver it was assumed that linebacker would be the strongest position on the defensive side of the ball. A quick glimpse at last season solidifies that thinking, the fact that a player [...]

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Published on 03/06/2013 at Wed Mar 06 10:00.   5 Comments
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We all found out today that the worst kept secret is as official as it can get until March 12th… That secret is that the Kansas City Chiefs have traded for QB Alex Smith. They are giving up this years second round selection (34 overall) and a conditional pick next year. So what kind of [...]

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Published on 02/27/2013 at Wed Feb 27 14:29.   31 Comments
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During Denver’s heart-breaking 38-35 second overtime loss to Baltimore in the divisional round of the playoffs, Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey was burned twice by Ravens receiver Torrey Smith.  Immediately following the game, the knee-jerk reactions from fans started pouring in. Some yahoos even went so far as to say the Broncos should cut the 34-year-old veteran to [...]

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Published on 02/10/2013 at Sun Feb 10 14:49.   13 Comments
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The combine, free agency, and the draft are all a few weeks away.  So, what else do we have to talk about besides 2013 expectations? “Of course Denver (will be the team to beat in the AFC,” NFL.com’s Steve Wyche wrote on Friday.  ”Its division is there for the taking as long as Peyton Manning is there. [...]

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Published on 02/09/2013 at Sat Feb 09 15:43.   17 Comments
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So you can’t really fault John Fox for not going for more of a home run hit prior to the Ravens getting the ball back, it did work the four out of four times the Broncos had used the strategy. The numbers were in Fox’s corner and if it ain’t broke, play Foxball.

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Published on 01/15/2013 at Tue Jan 15 16:00.   2 Comments
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The Denver Post reports that the San Diego Chargers have indeed hired Denver Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy as head coach, confirming rumors we reported earlier today. The hiring marks the second Broncos coordinator to be hired as head coach within the AFC West in the past 12 months. Last year, the Oakland Raiders swiped then-Broncos defensive coordinator to be [...]

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Published on 01/15/2013 at Tue Jan 15 09:04.   38 Comments
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Owner Pat Bowlen says he was “ticked off” after the loss, and talks about how much of an impact John Elway has had on the team. [Denver Post] Despite Coach Fox and Elway’s insistence, or maybe because of it, Fox’s decision to kneel at the end of regulation is drawing criticism and fan angst. [Denver Post] Some football hubris may [...]

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Published on 01/15/2013 at Tue Jan 15 06:14.   No Comments
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The playoffs are in full swing these days but the Chicago Bears‘ season is already over.  In Chicago, the offseason starts now. Chicago is now searching for a new head coach and Denver’s offensive coordinator, Mike McCoy, is one of the possible candidates to land the gig. If McCoy does become the Bears next head [...]

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Published on 01/09/2013 at Wed Jan 09 18:02.   12 Comments
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The game of coaching musical chairs has begun. In Chicago, the Bears have fired head coach Lovie Smith and are now seeking his replacement. Per a report from NFL Insider Jay Glazer, Chicago has already asked permission to interview Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy for their vacant head coaching gig. McCoy has been credited for [...]

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Published on 12/31/2012 at Mon Dec 31 11:12.   21 Comments
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Earlier today, the Broncos‘ 2013 opponents were announced by the team’s official website. Among Denver’s home opponents are the Jacksonville Jaguars, which is significant considering that Jets backup quarterback Tim Tebow is expected to land in Florida this offseason. Tebow was traded out of Denver when the team brought in veteran Peyton Manning during the 2012 offseason.  The [...]

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Published on 12/26/2012 at Wed Dec 26 13:30.   4 Comments
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