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On Sunday, the 2014 NFL season mercifully ended with what should have been remembered as an all-time classic Super Bowl. Yes, the game itself was a nail-biter, topped off by a preposterous finish. But unless they hail from New England or the Pacific Northwest, most NFL devotees have no real reason...
February 6 2015, 2:20 PM
Is this goodbye?
WATCH: Playoffs 2015: An Ode to Broncos Country by Woody Roseland.
And now for the column that shouldn't have run for at least another week:
It's funny how obvious things seem in retrospect. In retrospect, it was clear that neither the Broncos nor Peyton Manning were as good down the...
January 13 2015, 10:30 AM
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It's not often that an NFL team finishes 12–4, cruises to a division title, earns a first-round bye in the playoffs—and still has its fans fretting like a parent on prom night.
As we orange-and-blue bleeders nibble our nails to the nub, the Broncos are confidently preparing for Sunday's rematch...
January 9 2015, 9:00 AM
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January means playoff season, and if you want game days to go off without a hitch, you need to know how to build perfect nachos. The following how-to guide ensures every bite is as good as the next.
Do Ahead of Time
• The jury is out on store-bought verses homemade chips, but only make your...
January 6 2015, 10:30 AM
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January’s “Colorado Bucket List” feature left one crucial element unmentioned: Owning and wearing Colorado clothing. (We’re not talking about the Buffs or the Rams here.) It’s more complicated than simply sporting some gear with our iconic state flag splashed across the front. There are rules to...
January 5 2015, 1:15 PM
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The last time we checked on the Broncos, they'd just spanked San Diego and seemed nearly invincible. Five weeks later, they're still pretty damn good—but a lot more, uh, vincible.
After Sunday's relative beatdown of the Chiefs, the Broncos look poised to win their division rather...
December 2 2014, 11:30 AM
After last week's 35-21 thumping of archrival San Diego—a classic example of it-wasn't-even-that-close—the Broncos sit at 6-1, tied for the best record in the NFL with the Arizona Cardinals, whom the Broncos beat by three touchdowns at home on October 5. When the season began, we outlined a ...
October 31 2014, 9:00 AM
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Peyton Manning's seven-yard toss to Julius Thomas near the end of the first quarter Sunday meant more than just increasing the Broncos lead over the Arizona Cardinals; it marked the 500th time Manning connected with a receiver for a touchdown. Only one other NFL quarterback has ever hit that mark:...
October 9 2014, 8:30 AM