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Following the Denver Broncos‘ 34-14 win over the New Orleans Saints last week, the NFL informed the team on Wednesday that outside linebacker Wesley Woodyard has been named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week.  Additionally, the offensive line has received the Madden Most Valuable Protectors Award for Week 8. Against the Saints, Woodyard became just [...]

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Published on 10/31/2012 at Wed Oct 31 11:56.   3 Comments
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The Broncos placed middle linebacker Joe Mays on the injured reserve list earlier today.  Taking Mays’ spot on the active roster will be rookie safety Duke Ihenacho, who was activated from the team’s practice squad this afternoon. Replacing Ihenacho on the practice squad will be cornerback Mario Butler, who has spent time on the Dallas Cowboys‘ practice squad [...]

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Published on 10/30/2012 at Tue Oct 30 14:28.   4 Comments
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As Week 8 of the NFL season approaches, the Denver Broncos (3-3) are preparing to face the New Orleans Saints (2-4) in Denver, Colorado.  Here are five notes for your consideration going into the game —  (1) Cornerback Tracy Porter unofficially ruled out for mid-season showdown. Our thoughts and prayers are with cornerback Tracy Porter, who has been experiencing medical issues.  Per [...]

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Published on 10/27/2012 at Sat Oct 27 13:00.   4 Comments
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Denver Broncos starting cornerback Tracy Porter has been listed as out for the game Monday night against the San Diego Chargers. Mike Klis of the Denver Post reports that Porter did not make the trip tonight to San Diego. Porter is likely to be replaced at corner by Sophomore and last season’s All Undrafted Rookie [...]

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Published on 10/14/2012 at Sun Oct 14 18:11.   7 Comments
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The Denver Broncos may be without just one player due to injury this week.  In preparation for their Week 3 showdown with the Houston Texans, the team released an injury report on Friday with guard Chris Kuper (forearm) the only player ruled out for Sunday. Full report seen below: Guard Chris Kuper (forearm) is listed [...]

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Published on 09/22/2012 at Sat Sep 22 11:00.   9 Comments
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After impressive Week 1 performances, several Denver Broncos saw their Madden NFL 13 video game ratings jump on Thursday.  The Broncos defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-19 on Sunday and EA Sports took note of several players’ execution. Cornerback Tray Porter, who was named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week, saw the highest rating jump (+3), [...]

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Published on 09/14/2012 at Fri Sep 14 22:11.   2 Comments
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It’s 8:45 a.m. in Denver, which means Denver Broncos second year safety Rahim Moore has already been at it for three hours. Moore, who had four tackles and a pass defense against the Pittsburgh Steelers, started at free safety for the Broncos, then never left the field for a defensive substitution during the Broncos’ 31-19 [...]

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Published on 09/12/2012 at Wed Sep 12 08:45.   4 Comments
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Eight tackles, five passes defensed, and a 43-yard interception for a game-winning touchdown with 1:58 left in the game. Yeah, we’d say Tracy Porter deserves this AFC Defensive Player of the Week honor. He already earned my game ball. Congrats TFP!!

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Published on 09/12/2012 at Wed Sep 12 08:36.   3 Comments
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Broncos 31, Steelers 19 — you know what a victory means, fellas. Give out your BT Game Balls! Peyton Manning For a guy, after 600+ days since he last took a meaningful snap, to come out against one of the league’s most respected defenses and play flawlessly is amazing. Tim Tebow who? And I loved [...]

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Published on 09/11/2012 at Tue Sep 11 10:30.   12 Comments
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The Denver Broncos were solid at corner last season, that is until teams spread them out and bombarded them with pass after pass. It was disgusting at times to watch and the 40+ point nightmares happened more than a few times. John Elway and John Fox set out to do everything they could to make [...]

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Published on 09/04/2012 at Tue Sep 04 14:00.   1 Comment
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