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The Denver Broncos, still lamenting what could have been this season after shockingly losing to the Baltimore Ravens at home, are trying hard to make sense of it all.
Enter head coach John Fox, who insisted on Monday that he was “playing the percentages” in the loss, including his decision to have Peyton Manning take a knee at the end of regulation.
“I’d do it again 10 times if it presented itself 10 times in that situation", he said via Nick Groke of the Denver Post.
John Elway sought to defend his coach, repeating Fox's words, not once, but twice, saying "the percentages are with us.”
Keith Goldner of Advanced NFL Stats, told Groke that Fox's decision to kneel down cost him about a 19% chance of winning.
...since the 2000 NFL season there have been 21 games similar to the Broncos’ situation against the Ravens (a drive that starts with between 20-40 seconds remaining; the offense has two or more timeouts; the offense has either a deficit of 3-or-fewer points or the game is tied). Read the rest >
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Broncos owner Pat Bowlen is still stinging over the team's loss to the Ravens on Saturday, saying he will remain "ticked off for a month" about it.
Per the team, here’s a look at the players that spent time on a practice squad last season that are guaranteed to receive an invitation to Denver’s training camp this summer:
DENVER BRONCOS 2013 FUTURE CONTRACT SIGNEES:
G Justin Boren
WR Gerell Robinson
T Paul Cornick
DT Ben Garland
S Duke Ihenacho
RB Jeremiah Johnson
G Quentin Saulsberry
S Blake Gideon
Robinson and Garland are...
When Mel Kiper talks for some reason fans of the NFL listen and pay. In order to see his entire mock draft you would need ESPN’s insider service, but we went ahead and found it the old fashioned way – by searching every news outlet who has already announced the selection.
Without further ado here’s Mel Kiper’s NFL Mock Draft 1.0.
According to Kansascity.com, Mel Kiper stated...
In this archive photo, Denver Broncos Owner Pat Bowlen addresses the media in January 2009. (John Leyba/Denver Post)
Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen wrote an open letter to Broncos Country reflecting on the 2012 season, the bitter loss to the Baltimore Ravens, and where we go from here. An excerpt –
The energy and enthusiasm you provided us this past year were infectious and carries...
John Fox is a NFL football coach.
One of his primary responsibilities is to deal with the world at large when things go wrong.
On Monday he sat before the media with his boss Denver Broncos Executive V.P. of Football Operations John Elway and faced the music after his group failed to advance to the AFC Championship Game.
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During this past Saturday’s Broncos – Ravens game, Denver had the ball with 31 seconds left and two time outs to go in regulation, but head coach John Fox decided to kneel the ball rather than see of they could quickly get in field goal range.
Fox explained why he opted to kneel the ball and head into overtime.
Fox on kneeling for OT after Ravens 70-yd TD: “(The TD) was pretty...
Tim Tebow's brother Peter apologized on Monday for gloating after his brother's former team, the Broncos, lost in the playoffs.
Though he is scheduled to interview with Arizona a second time today, Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy appears likely to sign in San Diego:
Chargers are nearing a deal to make Mike McCoy their head coach. Looks like it will be finalized today. More ahead @cbssports
— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) January 15, 2013
Candidates to replace McCoy in Denver include Adam...
This horse died a few days ago, but we are going to beat it some more.
The game is over, the refs made the calls that they made, and Broncos players can only use the game as motivation moving forward. After watching the video above, though, it is shocking to realize that not only did Dan Dierdorf play in the NFL for 13 seasons, he was a six-time Pro Bowl selection.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock lost a bet when the Baltimore Ravens defeated the Denver Broncos in double-overtime on Saturday, but an injury may prevent him from paying up.
According to the Denver Post, Hancock had a friendly wager going with Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake that was supposed to result in him doing Ray Lewis’ famous pregame warmup dance (which can be seen...
Sports Hit harder than ever with these workout power moves from Ken Vick, trainer of the all-world Denver Broncos linebacker.