Like the Denver Broncos football team, which has lost some key players between last season and this one (so long, Champ Bailey), the Broncos cheerleading squad is bidding farewell to eight veterans -- and paying tribute on the outfit's Facebook page. Among those leaving is one member consistently pi ... More >>
Ask people to name Colorado's best-ever athletes and you'll hear references to the likes of John Elway, Dave Logan and Missy Franklin. But they all moved to the state rather than being born here. So who are the greatest Colorado athletes as listed by Wikipedia who actually qualify as natives? We've ... More >>
Watching Ray Lewis acting like the king of the world after playing a thoroughly ordinary game, and seeing Joe Fluke-o named MVP after the Baltimore Ravens' Super Bowl victory yesterday was enough to make me nearly throw up my seven-layer dip. Fortunately, Las Vegas sports books give our Denver Bronc ... More >>
The funniest moment in the broadcast of Denver's 31-23 victory over Tampa Bay took place after Peyton Manning waved his hands to quiet the ecstatic Mile High Stadium throng prior to a play. Cut to the crowd a few seconds later and everyone in the shot was sitting quietly, like chastised grade school ... More >>
Most memes floating around the web are, well, mean. But not those found on the Denver Broncos Memes Facebook page. The images collected there are almost entirely positive, from a Broncos fan's perspective -- and just perfect to prepare you for Sunday's big game between Denver and the Tampa Bay Bucca ... More >>
Tim Tebow.Because Tim Tebow didn't play in the last Broncos preseason game -- the one that earned Kyle Orton reams of (dubious) praise -- we don't have additional information to help us predict whether he'll eventually live up to the hype or prove to be a better underwear model than NFL signa ... More >>
Woody Paige has painted a target on Kyle Orton's back.You had to know it'd happen about now -- and that Woody Paige would be the instigator. When the Broncos were 6-0, Kyle Orton was the toast of the town -- or at least no one was referring to him as toast, as fans had been doing before the ... More >>
It's Fantasy Football season, and if you don't know what we're talking about, then you simply aren't a geeky, no-life sad sack who never gets out of the house -- like several Westword staff members. Still, 22 million North Americans waste countless hours on it, and August, when fantasy lover ... More >>
Ed Hochuli. When I saw "Borderline Calls Leave Broncos Steamed," the article that led off the Rocky Mountain News' post-mortem about the Broncs' ridiculous 24-17 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday, I nearly plotzed into my Count Chocula. Sure, there were several questionable penalties that ... More >>
Brian Griese during his Broncos tenure. This weekend, the Denver Broncos take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who are in the desperately sad situation of believing that quarterback Brian Griese gives them the best chance to win. Broncos fans have been here before -- from 1999 to 2002 specifically (an ... More >>
Travis Henry when he was running from defensive linemen, not the law. Former Denver Broncos running back Travis Henry's arrest yesterday on federal cocaine charges doesn't exactly put him in exclusive company. Indeed, he's the second high-profile Broncos ball carrier in the past couple of years to ... More >>
Champ Bailey seems as shocked that the Broncos beat the Saints as the rest of us are. For the second consecutive week, the Denver Broncos' defense proved incapable of stopping their opponents when it counted, and even when it didn't. Yet the team won 34-32 over the New Orleans Saints thanks to ano ... More >>
The departure of Rocky Mountain News editorial employees who took the tabloid's most recent buyout offer hasn't stopped the march of workers toward the exit. Scribes are splitting on a regular basis, with the two most recent being Darrell Proctor, who's held assorted editing and Web-oriented positio ... More >>
A former Denverite was the star of the Super Bowl commercials.
The coach and the Broncos get ready to test Plan Shanahan.
The rejuvenated Avs look like the real thing in the Pepsi Center.
The NFL tries to recover from a series of fumbles.
Sports-talk radio host Scott Hastings is riding the Broncos—and his wild image—all the way to the bank.
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