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And the free agent running backs are starting to go off the market. On Wednesday, Reggie Bush, who drew interest from Denver, signed a four-year deal with the Lions. The Cardinals then landed Rashard Mendenhall with a one-yer deal. Among running backs, Mendenhall was believed to be the most likely candidate to land with the Broncos, [...]

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Published on 03/13/2013 at Wed Mar 13 12:02.   16 Comments
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The 2013 free agency signing period begins next week (March 12) and if John Elway continues his recent trend, the Denver Broncos will be making a few splashes. Two years ago, the Broncos plugged a hole in the backfield with Willis McGahee.  Last offseason, the team changed the entire landscape of the AFC West by [...]

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Published on 03/06/2013 at Wed Mar 06 08:00.   15 Comments
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The NFL’s 2013 free agent signing period will begin on March 12.  The NFL Draft will take place on April 25-27. Before building through the draft, the Denver Broncos will look to plug some holes in free agency, including at the running back position. On Tuesday, the Denver Post‘s Mike Klis wrote that he expects [...]

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Published on 02/20/2013 at Wed Feb 20 08:20.   13 Comments
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Good news out of Dove Valley today — both running back Willis McGahee (knee) and left tackle Ryan Clady (unknown) have returned to practice. The Denver Post‘s Patrick Saunders reports: The Broncos’ veteran running back was back on the practice field Tuesday for the first time since he suffered a torn right MCL and compression fracture [...]

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Published on 01/08/2013 at Tue Jan 08 12:44.   6 Comments
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The Denver Broncos will host the Baltimore Ravens in the Divisional Round of the 2012 playoffs on Saturday, January 12, 2013, and we’re breaking down all angles. Today: five impact players from the two teams. 5. Ravens G Marshal Yanda Everyone remembers that Ray Lewis was unable to go the last time these two teams [...]

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Published on 01/08/2013 at Tue Jan 08 06:00.   17 Comments
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Can the Broncos beat the Patriots if when we meet them in the playoffs? A few weeks back, I wrote an article diving into the all important playoff question… Can the Broncos beat the Patriots? Today, I’m re-examining that very question. Eleven weeks ago, we played the Patriots in Foxboro, and after a rash of [...]

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Published on 12/30/2012 at Sun Dec 30 08:00.   18 Comments
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When the Broncos (12-3) take on the Chiefs (2-13) this weekend, offensive guard Chris Kuper could be on the field.  Kuper is listed as “questionable” after being limited in practice this week. The most likely scenario seems to be Denver resting Kuper this week, giving him two weeks to rest in preparation for the divisional round of [...]

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Published on 12/29/2012 at Sat Dec 29 18:15.   No Comments
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The Denver Broncos will have to make a big decision regarding their backfield in the offseason. Will veteran Willis McGahee return for the 2013 season? In 2011, McGahee signed a four-year, $9.5 million deal with Denver.  In his first season, McGahee ran with authority and benefited from Denver’s zone-read offense, rushing for 1,119 yards on the ground. It was [...]

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Published on 12/28/2012 at Fri Dec 28 09:55.   30 Comments
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Congratulations to running back Knowshon Moreno for being named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week Moreno rushed 22 times for 118 yards (an average of 5.4 yards per carry) and added a touchdown against the Ravens on Sunday.  He was also fantastic in pass blocking coverage, completely eliminating the edge rusher time and time [...]

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Published on 12/19/2012 at Wed Dec 19 10:31.   3 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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