—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
The Broncos' offense needs to figure out a way to pump it up; courtesy of Shutterstock
Sometimes a Bronco pulls a horseshoe out of its, uh, hindquarters.
In Denver's case, they've done it twice in two weeks. The team currently sits atop its division and the AFC with a 2-0 record thanks to late defensive TDs that its offense should have scored earlier.
After eight quarters...
September 23 2015, 10:00 AM
As Anthony Bourdain once said, "you learn a lot about someone when you share a meal together." For Denver Broncos fans, Taste of the Broncos might be the next best thing to gathering around the dinner table with their favorite players. On June 16, Broncos team members will swap their...
June 9 2015, 10:30 AM
Is this Denver's future?
Denver is and always will be a top-notch sports town. Our population is active and fit to begin with, and we've long been faithful to and enthusiastic about our professional football, baseball, basketball, and hockey teams, despite being the smallest of the dozen American cities that have...
May 12 2015, 10:30 AM
Expect a lot more of this in 2015. —Courtesy of Shutterstock
After months of rumors and speculation about blockbuster trades, the NFL Draft unfolded last weekend in fairly conventional fashion. Although there were plenty of deals, the vast majority of them involved swaps of mid-to-low-round picks, not headline-level superstars.
That almost none of the pre...
May 5 2015, 10:30 AM