Mike Nolan

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    September 21, 2012

    Photos: 9News sixtieth-anniversary quiz

    9News is celebrating its sixtieth anniversary by, among other things, spotlighting some veterans of the station. Bet you recognize several of the folks in this shot -- but can you name them and other glory-days vets? To find out, we've put together a quiz featuring vintage screen shots of ten past p ... More >>

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    September 18, 2012

    Videos: Bronco Peyton Manning's march to Super Bowl intercepted by Falcons

    Peyton Manning's amazing Denver debut versus the Steelers got citizens of Broncos Nation ahead of themselves. As PM demonstrated in spectacularly shocking fashion during quarter number one of last night's 27-21 loss to the Atlanta Falcons, he's far from rust-free. But despite those three picks in a ... More >>

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    December 8, 2010

    Top 20 Josh McDaniels disasters: Anatomy of a Denver Broncos coaching failure

    Josh McDaniels.​The speed with which Josh McDaniels's Denver Broncos career went south was absolutely stunning -- and we documented every misstep. Below, we've linked to and excerpted from twenty posts over twenty months that tell the tale, from personnel mistakes involving the likes of Jay Cu ... More >>

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    November 26, 2010

    Reader: Tim Tebow's lack of NFL skills puts Josh McDaniels between a rock and a hard place

    Tim Tebow.​Our post about Philip Rivers making Josh McDaniels and the Broncos his bitch generated an interesting post about a player who was hardly on the field during that debacle: Tim Tebow. Is he Denver's savior. One reader thinks not.

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    January 22, 2010

    Shmuck of the Week: Josh McDaniels's ego

    "Just a second. My ego's got an itch."​I like to imagine that all of our shmucks -- every last one of them, from middle schoolers to the Mormon Madoff to the threesome from hell -- are, upon earning the honor, rounded up and herded into one confined space, to trade stories of their shmuckdom ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2010

    Josh McDaniels says goodbye to Mike Nolan in thirteen words that add up to two: "Drop dead"

    "Hey, Mike! Don't let the door hit you on the way out!"​Last week's Denver Blogs headline "Josh McDaniels's Coaches Getting the Hell Out of Dodge" is as timely as ever owing to the latest JD assistant to march out the door: defensive coordinator Mike Nolan. Unlike previous ship-abandoners Ric ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2009

    You're wrong, Josh McDaniels: Broncos' loss to Colts was a moral victory

    No, he shouldn't be smiling today. But neither should he have a gun in his mouth.​After the Broncos' 28-16 loss to the Colts on Sunday, coach Josh McDaniels shrugged off suggestions that the defeat should be viewed more positively than most. "When you lose, you lose," he said. "There's no mor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2009

    Cry me a (Philip) Rivers, San Diego!

    What Eddie Royal looked like to San Diego special teams last night: a blur.​As we all know, Chargers QB Philip Rivers is a dick. Even most of the people who like him would agree -- and given the Broncos' performances against SD over the past several years, his dickishness has been able to reig ... More >>

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    September 14, 2009

    Ed McCaffrey's color commentary monochromatic

    Ed McCaffrey.​Veteran radio-and-TV writer Dusty Saunders showered praise on the KOA broadcast team calling the Broncos 12-7 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals (achieved thanks to a big assist from Jesus Christ) -- particularly retired receiver Ed McCaffrey, who joined longtimer Dave Logan in ... More >>

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    January 15, 2009

    Denver Blogs: Lawmakers debate 3.2 beer, give blogger excuse to use favorite over-used photo

    The Latest Word is in the market for quality blogging and other web goodness from around Denver. Send tips. Republicans split on 3.2-beer debate, probably because they only drink wine and kitten's blood. (Face the State) Rocky employees: There are people in Albuquerque who feel your pain. And peop ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2009

    What the hell? Woody Paige makes sense in column questioning new Broncos defensive coordinator Mike Nolan

    In recent years, sports columns by the Denver Post's Woody Paige read as if he simply spewed out the first thing that came to mind as opposed to actually thinking about a subject before writing about it -- a technique he burnished during his several years as a fulltimer at ESPN. (For more about that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2009

    Offensive expert Josh McDaniels as new Broncos coach? WTF?

    Local media outlets are reporting that Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen has selected New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels to replace Mike Shanahan, who was fired on December 30 after fourteen years as the team's head coach. Moreover, multiple sources add that former Broncos assis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2008

    (Some) Broncos fans want Mike Nolan. (Some) Broncos fans are idiots

    The unemployment line is a lot better dressed after the firing of Mike Nolan. It is, it seems, that time of year again, when a beloved one's continued failure leads to panic among the masses, and that panic leads verbal diarrhea voluminous enough to sink the QM2. No, I'm not talking about the inco ... More >>

  • News

    May 2, 2002

    Off Limits

    Iced out

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    January 10, 2002

    Social Studies

    The society columnist for a neighborhood newspaper is the talk of the upper crust.

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    November 11, 1999

    Sportswomen Wanted

    Denver's fabulous sports babes still struggle to score in the male broadcast world.

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    January 22, 1998

    City of Hype

    Great moments in Bronco history--and hysteria.

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    September 5, 1996

    Life in a Fog

    Did a dose of pesticides ruin a Denver family's health?

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    August 10, 1994