The Denver Broncos players pose before boarding the plane to San Jose. —Photo courtesy of the Denver Broncos' Twitter
The Denver Broncos still have to win the biggest game of the year, but off the field the team has already beat the entire league—at least in the sartorial sense. Late last year, Sports Illustrated voted the Broncos the "Best Dressed Team" in the NFL. As the team arrived in San Jose...
February 3 2016, 11:09 AM
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning waves to spectators following the AFC Championship game between the Denver Broncos and the New England Patriots, Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, in Denver.
—Chris Carlson / AP Photo
When the clock hits zero in Santa Clara—after the legendary Peyton Manning barks his last “Omaha” and tosses his last pass; when the Super Bowl post-game interviews end and The Sheriff leaves the stadium in his suit and tie, likely for the last time as a player—win or lose, let’s capture all we can...
February 2 2016, 12:00 PM
—All photos courtesy of Ashley Leduc
There’s something oddly satisfying about watching men shave off their beards—especially when the razor is the result of a bet that lands in your favor.
Before the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots met for the AFC Championship on Sunday, some friendly competition was already...
January 27 2016, 11:20 AM
After spending the past five months wondering whether the Broncos were contenders or pretenders, we have our answer. Despite being dominant in only one aspect of the game and middling everywhere else, this year that was just good enough to get the team to Super Bowl 50. As the NFL hype machine...
January 26 2016, 1:25 PM
—Photo by Lucy Beaugard
Hold on to your seats, Denver fans. On Sunday, Peyton Manning and our beloved Broncos will take on Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in what is sure to be an exciting (and nerve-wracking) AFC Championship game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Beyond the obvious stakes at hand (a highly...
January 21 2016, 10:05 AM
One more for the road. —Photo courtesy of Shutterstock
We reporters spend our days searching for great stories, and it's tough to imagine a more compelling one than a left-for-dead Hall of Fame quarterback rising above his injuries and ineffectiveness to deliver his team an improbable Super Bowl victory.
That might be the exact story we're...
January 5 2016, 9:58 AM
The Broncos' two-month streak of luck ran out on Sunday, thanks to sloppy play from their own side and the Colts' Luck of their own.
For the second consecutive meeting, the emerging Indianapolis quarterbacking legend outplayed the reigning one, though that was hardly the only reason...
November 10 2015, 9:01 AM
Still the best game in town—and lately, the only one.
When ESPN Magazine unveiled its 13th annual Ultimate Standings this week, it didn't offer many surprises for Denver sports fans. As is often the case, the Broncos rule all, the Rockies and Nuggets are hide-your-eyes bad, and the Avs reside somewhere in the forgettable middle.
ESPN ranks all 122...
October 16 2015, 9:10 AM