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There was a time when the NFL operated like any other sport, with flurries of activity around offseason events like the draft and the scouting combine, and mostly radio silence for the rest of the summer.
No longer. The NFL's widespread popularity combined with social media means the league now...
March 13 2015, 11:00 AM
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Once upon a time, a hotel was simply a place to sleep. But a spate of new hotels that opened in Denver in 2014 (482 new downtown rooms) offer guests more than just clean sheets, free HBO, and tiny shampoo bottles. Murals by Allen Tupper True greet lodgers at the 10-month-old Renaissance Denver...
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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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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
I used to resent September. Not because it spelled the end of summer; as a pasty-skinned Scottish-Norwegian mutt, I’ve always welcomed the cooler temperatures. I resented September because just when Major League Baseball’s long season was heating up, in marched football to steal the spotlight.
September 12 2014, 8:31 AM