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Friday, August 29, 2014

Posts Tagged ‘Denver Broncos’

‘Batman & Robin’ Star In Broncos’

‘Batman & Robin’ Star In Broncos’ Dress Rehearsal

Football Nation 'Batman & Robin' Star In Broncos’ Dress Rehearsal By Dan Karpiel Von Miller and Elvis Dumervil – who have dubbed themselves “Batman and Robin” – were the two brightest shining stars performing on the Sports Authority Field at Mile High Stadium stage on Saturday night. READ MORE

New-Look Broncos Getting Defensive

New-Look Broncos Getting Defensive

Football Nation New-Look Broncos Getting Defensive By Dan Karpiel With a defensive-minded head coach in John Fox and a highly-regarded young defensive coordinator in Dennis Allen, the Broncos are looking to revive the aura of the Orange Crush. READ MORE

EXF Spells Safe And Smart For Broncos

EXF Spells Safe And Smart For Broncos

  Football Nation EXF Spells Safe And Smart For Broncos By Dan Karpiel Lost in the cacophony of the Broncos’ continuing QB controversy is the fact that the organization has smartly made several low-cost and low-risk free agent signings. READ MORE                    

Draft is Do or Die for Downtrodden Denver

Draft is Do or Die for Downtrodden Denver

Broncos Need Successful Draft to Climb Out of NFL Doldrums By Dan Karpiel Sports Writer This week’s NFL Draft is the most important in the 60 year history of the Denver Broncos. That is not hype or hyperbole or hysteria or hogwash. The Broncos must hit with their draft picks this year if they hope to escape the NFL cellar. The draft is so essential this year not only because the Broncos are a team bereft of talent but also because they are a franchise desperately trying to regain the ... Full Story

Broncos Play it Safe, Hire Fox as Head Coach

Former-Panthers Coach Brings Physical Defense, Conservative Offense By Dan Karpiel Sports Writer Friday afternoon John Fox was introduced as the fourteenth head coach in Denver Broncos team history. Fox had spent the previous nine seasons in the same role for the Carolina Panthers, compiling a 78-74 record including the playoffs. In choosing Fox, the Dove Valley quartet of Pat Bowlen, Joe Ellis, John Elway and Brian Xanders opted for the safe choice. Of the six candidates they ... Full Story

Elway’s Broncos Must Build a Foundation with their

Elway’s Broncos Must Build a Foundation with their New Head Coach

Former-Bronco Player and Coach Rick Dennison is the Ideal Candidate By Dan Karpiel Sports Writer Last Wednesday, as many expected, the Denver Broncos named John Elway as the team’s Executive Vice President of Football Operations. Somewhat more surprisingly, the Broncos also announced COO Joe Ellis would become Team President and General Manager Brian Xanders would be retained. As EVP of Football Operations Elway will have final-say authority on player personnel decisions, will play a ... Full Story

Mike Moran’s Sports Commentary

Mike Moran’s Sports Commentary

The Good, The Bad and The Holidays! December 17, 2010 Christine Brennan, a longtime friend and USA Today’s distinguished sports columnist, author, television star and Northwestern grad, penned a thought-provoking piece this week in which she decried the lack of attention paid by the mainstream sports media to the historic winning streak being compiled by the University of Connecticut women’s basketball team…………if the Huskies beat 11th ranked Ohio State on Sunday at ... Full Story

How to Fix the Denver Broncos

How to Fix the Denver Broncos

  Franchise must make significant changes By Dan Karpiel Sports Writer As everyone is now aware, the tumultuous Josh McDaniels era came to an abrupt end last Monday. The embattled 34-year-old coach, his hoodie, his 11-17 record and his video camera unceremoniously departed the Dove Valley parking lot in a silver SUV. The Broncos must now move on from the McDaniels era, but how they move forward will be key. They have to learn from the mistakes of the recent past and change the model ... Full Story

Denver Broncos Need to Toughen-Up

  Broncos must improve last-ranked run offense in NFL season’s second half By Dan Karpiel Sports Writer When Josh McDaniels was introduced as the 12th head coach in Denver Broncos history, he explained that he wanted to assemble a tough, physical football team. That “tough, physical” mantra has been reiterated more than a few times over the last two-plus years. Yet, right now McDaniels’ Broncos have all the toughness of the cast of “Glee.” Toughness and physicality on ... Full Story

Bronco’s Country Caravan

Bronco’s Country Caravan

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