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Bowlen brought in John Elway and John Fox last off-season, and Denver's following season was the team's most successful one since the 2005 season. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)
On this day (February 18th) sixty-eight years ago, Denver Broncos Majority Owner, President, and Chief Executive Officer Pat Bowlen was born. Introduced as the majority owner of the team in1984, Bowlen has positioned the Broncos among the league’s top franchises over the past 28 seasons.
Since he was announced as the team’s owner, Bowlen’s Broncos have won 263 games. Only two teams, the San Francisco 49ers (272 wins) and the Pittsburgh Steelers (264 wins) have won more games in that same time frame. Including the post-season, Denver has won 279 games during Bowlen’s tenure with the club.
Under Bowlen, the Broncos have won the AFC West nine times and have earned a playoff birth fourteen times. Since Bowlen purchased the team, Denver’s’ five Super Bowl appearances represent the second most...
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Name: Marcus Thomas
Height, Weight: 6’3″, 316
Position: Defensive Tackle
Age, Experience: 26, 6
Marcus Thomas is a defensive tackle who does back flips. He’s also the only remaining player on the Denver Broncos roster from the team’s 2007 draft class, and he’s survived two scheme changes, several position changes, and five defensive...
When he's not reading defenses, Tim Tebow apparently likes to read to little kids.
The Denver Broncos quarterback is taking part in BOOK IT!, a reading incentive program sponsored by Pizza Hut. On a video, Tebow reads the Dr. Seuss classic "Green Eggs and Ham."
"Pretty much how I learned to read was 'Green Eggs and Ham.' There were a few others that I...
We noted early in the 2011 season when the Broncos benched their star rookie Von Miller during the second half of a loss to the Chargers. Miller didn’t leave the field often after that game. The Denver Post writes that Miller was on the field for 79.7% of the team’s defensive snaps throughout the year. Considering…
Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow has joined up with the Pizza Hut sponsored program "Book It!" which encourages kids to read. As part of that program, this video features Tebowreading the Dr. Seuss children's classic "Green Eggs and Ham".
All the kids at home can enjoy this one.
H/T Off the Bench.
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For those of you who are sick of all that Jeremy Lin talk, let us return to another miracle worker in Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow.
Recently, Tim joined with the Pizza Hut reading program "Book It" for a promotion where he got to read his favorite childhood book.
Now presenting, Tim Tebow reading Dr. Seuss's "Green Eggs and Ham":
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With Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow working out at UCLA this week with offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Noel Mazzone, there’s been a little Tebowmania going on around campus.
“There’s a little Tebowmania going on here on the UCLA campus,” said UCLA head coach Jim Mora. “There’s a few more girls hanging around the football office and the football field that...
How good can Broncos linebacker Von Miller be? If he keeps working at it, he might be the best defensive player in the NFL.
Denver Bronocs quarterback Brady Quinn throws a pass as quarterback Tim Tebow watches during NFL football practice in Englewood, Colo., on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012. The Broncos are scheduled to host the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday in a wild-card playoff game. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)
With only Tim Tebow and Adam Weber under contract in 2012, John Fox confirmed Monday what many had...