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  In a move that sent shock waves across the NFL, the Denver Broncos signed former New England Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker to a two-year, $12 million deal on Wednesday afternoon.  The signing, as big as it is for Denver’s offense, was also a defensive move. As team executive of football operations John Elway [...]

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Published on 03/13/2013 at Wed Mar 13 16:51.   11 Comments
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The Denver Broncos have agreed to terms with free agent wide receiver Wes Welker on a two-year deal, team executive John Elway announced via Twitter on Wednesday afternoon. The two-year, $12 million deal will keep Welker in Denver through the 2014 season, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.  Since 2007, Welker has posted five 1,000-yard seasons [...]

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Published on 03/13/2013 at Wed Mar 13 14:55.   28 Comments
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Kudos to Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, Colts offensive coordinator Clyde Christensen and free agent wide receiver Austin Collie, who are visiting U.S. troops at bases in Iraq and Afghanistan this week. Manning and Collie are buddies, which causes us to wonder if Collie could land in Denver this offseason. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has agreed to restructure his [...]

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Published on 02/26/2013 at Tue Feb 26 18:07.   8 Comments
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There is no question that as the NFL evolves from smash mouth football towards a finesse based delicate league, the play of the quarterback is at a premium. In years past, a team could win the Super Bowl by having a dominant defense and bad to mediocre offense. A team could win the Super Bowl [...]

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Published on 01/04/2013 at Fri Jan 04 14:26.   11 Comments
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Record: 10-6 Streak: Lost 1 All-time vs. Denver: 6-3 (1-0 playoffs) Last time: Broncos, 34-17, Dec. 2012 The Line: N/A. Wild Card: Baltimore (home) is favored by 6.5 over Indianapolis This week we’re taking a first look at the three teams that could come to Denver to face the Broncos in the Divisional Round of [...]

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Published on 01/04/2013 at Fri Jan 04 09:00.   3 Comments
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For the 23rd time in his career, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has been named the AFC’s Offensive Player of the Week following Denver’s 38-3 win over Kansas City on Sunday. Manning is now tied with New England’s Tom Brady for the most weekly offensive awards won all-time, with Miami’s retired legend Dan Marino (18) behind [...]

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Published on 01/02/2013 at Wed Jan 02 10:34.   6 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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Last week the Denver Broncos released 2013 Pro Bowl numbers for players on the team whom were placing in the top five of their individual positions. Denver currently employs an astounding fifteen players that are receiving top five votes: Broncos’ quarterback (and NFL MVP candidate) Peyton Manning currently leads the NFL in fan votes for [...]

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Published on 12/15/2012 at Sat Dec 15 17:18.   11 Comments
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Big Pete provides Part 2 of his latest article… Yesterday, we jumped into the Broncos / Patriots talk with a quick examination of their match-up in Week 5. Now, we’re going to talk about how the game would go if they met today! There is one thing that we automatically know going into any Manning [...]

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Published on 12/12/2012 at Wed Dec 12 12:00.   41 Comments
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Big Pete provides yet another guest piece.  Expect Pete to officially join the BT staff in the coming days… The 700 lb purple elephant is in the room this week around Denver. After witnessing the thorough thrashing that went down in New England against a then 11-1 Houston Texans team, people are wondering, “can the [...]

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Published on 12/11/2012 at Tue Dec 11 19:24.   33 Comments
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