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This offseason, we’re doing a Speak Up series looking at each position (o-line, d-line, etc).  Today, we’re looking at the quarterbacks. Last season, Brady Quinn and Tim Tebow were Denver’s Co-No. 2 QBs for the first half of the season. Who should be the No. 2 QB this season? Returning:  Adam Weber. Acquired:  Peyton Manning, [...]

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Published on 07/02/2012 at Mon Jul 02 10:00.   29 Comments
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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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Update (6/24/12, 4:28 p.m.):  According to reports, Denver never offered Tomlinson a contract, his agent merely contacted the team.  That makes one wonder, did Tomlinson ultimately decide he couldn’t see himself in orange, or did the Broncos make the decision for him? LaDainian Tomlinson, a future Hall of Fame running back who scored 132 points against the [...]

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Published on 06/23/2012 at Sat Jun 23 16:16.   11 Comments
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Disgruntled Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin has requested a trade, according to reports.  Minnesota is not expected to agree and trade the fourth-year player because they are in “no position to make a deal” with a thin receiving corps. It is unclear why Harvin is unhappy with his current situation — he suffered some [...]

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Published on 06/20/2012 at Wed Jun 20 08:56.   24 Comments
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Just because the Denver Broncos brought in one of the NFL’s all-time greatest passers this offseason doesn’t mean they will be abandoning the run game. The common message from the Broncos coaches and players following the team’s first Mini-Camp practice today: fear Peyton Manning, but be ready for the Broncos ground game to punch you [...]

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Published on 06/12/2012 at Tue Jun 12 17:33.   1 Comment
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“But a four-time MVP made you some QB that we used to know!”, laments the heartbroken Tim Tebow fan, body painted in Denver Broncos colors, singing to a framed picture of John Elway. Peyton Manning gets the Indianapolis Colts treatment as well, making this the most Broncos-centric parody YouTube ever. Well done, Internets. Well done. [...]

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Published on 05/31/2012 at Thu May 31 16:07.   8 Comments
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Out with the old, in with the new, right?  The NFL’s arguably two most popular players are both playing for new teams this season, and their jerseys are NFLShop.com’s top-sellers. That’s right, Peyton Manning‘s No. 18 Denver Broncos jersey is the best-selling jersey in the NFL, followed closely by Tim Tebow‘s No. 15 New York [...]

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Published on 05/29/2012 at Tue May 29 16:53.   4 Comments
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The Denver Broncos signed one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time as a free agent this offseason. For most teams, this would mean a spike in media coverage and fan interest like never before. That’s not the case in Denver; the media circus at Dove Valley, while significant, is a shadow of what it [...]

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Published on 05/29/2012 at Tue May 29 10:38.   12 Comments
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Peyton Manning is developing some chemistry with his wide receivers. [CBS4] A Pittsburgh Steelers blogs highlights the strengths and weaknesses of the rematch coming on opening day.[Behind the Steel Curtain] Meanwhile, Steelers plays are still seething over getting embarrassed by Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos in the playoffs. [Tribune-Review] Kyle Orton, I guess, could [...]

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Published on 05/28/2012 at Mon May 28 09:29.   5 Comments
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For the Denver Broncos, the 29-23 overtime victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers in the Wildcard Round of the 2011 playoffs represented a week of euphoria, followed by an offseason with renewed resolve. The football culture in Denver became about championships again. For the Steelers, it has meant nothing but anguish.

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Published on 05/27/2012 at Sun May 27 20:30.   3 Comments
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