Key Losses: Eric Decker (WR) Robert Ayers (DT) Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (CB) Trindon Holliday (KR) Michael Huff (S) Quentin Jammer (CB) Dan Koppen (OL) Chris Kuper (OL) Knowshon Moreno (RB) Shaun Phillips (DE) Wesley Woodyard (LB) Champ Bailey (CB) Key Additions: DeMarcus Ware (DE) Aqib Talib (CB) TJ Ward (S) Chris Harris (CB) Will Montgomery […] The post 2014 NFL Season...
Denver Broncos' Offensive Guard Chris Kuper is retiring after eight seasons in the NFL reports Mike Klis of the Denver Post. Kuper is the last member of the Broncos draft class of 2006 that included Jay Cutler, Brandon Marshall, and Elvis Dumervil. The team released a statement and Kuper expressed his gratitude. I'd like to thank Mr. Bowlen, John Elway, Coach Fox...
Denver Broncos G Chris Kuper announced that he has decided to retire after eight seasons in the NFL.
“The season kind of furthered my idea that this would probably be the end for me,” Kuper said on Monday, via the Denver Post. “I didn’t feel good all season. I did my best when I was out there. I just wasn’t the same player. And I think that’s a big part of my decision...
Chris Kuper announced via the Denver Post that he was hanging up his cleats, and calling it over after just eight years in the NFL. Chris Kuper foremost thanked his wife Cynthia, his sweetheart since he was an underclassman at A.J. Dimond High School. They have two young children, Madeline and James and plan on […]The post Denver Broncos lineman Chris Kuper has decided to hang...
Denver Broncos offensive lineman Chris Kuper made a surprise appearance in pads at practice Tuesday shortly after agreeing to a restructured contract.
He had been on the physically unable to perform list following a second operation on his left ankle, which was dislocated in the 2011 regular-season finale. He played in just seven games last year.
During warmups, Kuper snapped the...
Denver Broncos center J.D. Walton had surgery on his left ankle Monday and could possibly miss the 2013 season, reports Jeff Legwold of The Denver Post. Walton needed surgery to replace some hardware in his left ankle that was originally
I didn’t like a lot of moves today. That’s normally how the first day goes. The desperate teams make the big splash moves and don’t get any better as a result and end up cutting him 2 or 3 years into the deal, while the smart teams let things come to them once the buyers dry up on the later days of free agency and also build through the draft. However, this is one move I really...
Denver Broncos offensive lineman Chris Kuper will require
another surgery in the same area as the severe left ankle dislocation he
sustained during the final game of the 2011 season, according to Mike Klis of
The Denver Post.
"This one is less traumatic," Kuper said. "It
doesn't have all the other things wrong in there, so I'm optimistic it will be
The Denver Broncos are a healthy unit entering today’s AFC
Divisional round matchup against the Baltimore Ravens, as cornerback Tracy
Porter, who’s out due to a concussion, is the only player on the team’s injury report
listed below probable.
Porter has still not been cleared to return to practice
since suffering a concussion during a Dec. 23 contest against the Cleveland...
Nobody knows the value of right guard Chris Kuper's presence like Peyton Manning.
Coming off a series of neck surgeries, Denver's quarterback was sacked 21 times this season, but only twice with Kuper in the Broncos' lineup.
Although Manny Ramirez admirably filled in for him, the pocket of protection wasn't the same with Kuper out.
The anchor of Denver's offensive...
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January 08, 2013
Right guard Chris Kuper is active for the Denver Broncos' game against Kansas City. He hasn't played since Dec. 2 because of a left ankle sprain.
Kuper, who also was dealing with migraine headaches, has played in six games this season. He missed the first month with a broken forearm and five of the last seven with problems in his left ankle.
Kick returner Trindon Holliday...
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December 30, 2012
Kick returner Trindon Holliday is doubtful for the Denver Broncos' season finale against Kansas City because of a sprained ankle that has sidelined him all week.
Also, cornerback Tracy Porter (concussion) was ruled out for Sunday while right guard Chris Kuper is 50-50 after participating on a limited basis for the second straight day. He's been sidelined with a sprained...
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December 28, 2012
Denver Broncos right guard Chris Kuper has been downgraded to questionable for Thursday night's game at Oakland with a sprained ankle.
Kuper was listed as probable during the week but was downgraded Thursday morning. Manny Ramirez would replace him in the lineup against the Raiders if he can't play.
Kuper is the Broncos' top offensive lineman, but he's made just...
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December 06, 2012
If you strictly look at records going into the matchup between the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers in Week 10 of the NFL season, this looks like an incredible mismatch between a 5–3 record versus 2–6. As with many situations in football, however, the numbers don’t even begin to tell the story.Carolina has been one of the most snake bitten teams in the 2012 season, as...
While the Broncos exited Sunday’s matchup with the
Cincinnati Bengals fairly healthy, the team has announced that offensive lineman
Chris Kuper will miss two to four weeks with a severely sprained left ankle,
reports Mike Klis of The Denver Post. Quarterback Peyton Manning showed no
ill-effects of his thumb injury, while wide receiver Demaryius Thomas offered
fans and fantasy...
Denver Broncos guard Chris Kuper twisted his left ankle in a line of scrimmage pile up during the third quarter of the Broncos' 31-23 win over the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday.
"He was frustrated, but the ankle was straight," Ryan Clady said via The Denver Post. "It wasn't bent or anything."
X-rays revealed no break in the ankle. Kuper suffered a severe...
The Broncos named their five team captains on Wednesday, and the list isn't shocking.
QB Peyton Manning, G Chris Kuper, CB Champ Bailey, DE Elvis Dumervil and LB Wesley Woodyard were all selected as Denver's captains for the 2012 season.
The Broncos' captains will all participate in the coin flip at midfield before every game starts. The exception will be...
Denver Broncos right guard Chris Kuper suffered a left forearm fracture during Tuesday morning’s practice. He is expected to fully recover within 4-6 weeks, according to the team’s press release.
Kuper is a sixth-year player who has seen action in 79 regular season games (73 starts) for the Broncos since being selected by the club in the fifth round (161st overall) of the 2006...
Not a good Tuesday for Broncos fans. Starting right guard Chris Kuper has suffered a broken right forearm. The injury will sideline Kuper between four to six weeks, which means he will likely miss the season opener, and potentially the two or three games after that. Kuper was injured when he was caught at the bottom of a team pile during practice on Tuesday at Dove Valley.
Denver Broncos right guard Chris Kuper broke his left forearm at practice Tuesday and could miss up to six weeks.
Kuper got caught at the bottom of a pile during team drills early in practice and retreated to the team's Dove Valley headquarters for X-rays.
The Broncos said they expect Kuper to fully recover in four to six weeks.
He'll be replaced by Manny Ramirez, a sixth...
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August 14, 2012
The story was Peyton Manning and how he was finally back on an NFL field after nearly two years of inactivity. The last game Manning played in was on January 8th, 2011 in a Wild Card Playoff loss to the New York Jets. Manning was on the field for one drive on Thursday night for 11 plays, drove the Broncos 50 yards down the field in 5:39 minutes of action before ending the night...
A half dozen Denver Broncos visited with survivors of the Colorado theater shooting on Sunday to try to lift their spirits.
The group visited with five patients at the Medical Center of Aurora and also met with the emergency room staff that provided the initial treatment Friday morning for many of the shooting victims of the massacre at a suburban Denver movie theater that left...
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July 23, 2012
Broncos guard Chris Kuper broke his leg week 17 and missed the Broncos’ two playoff games. When he got hurt, he was given a 4-6 month recovery and he seems to be right on track. Once considered a possible candidate for the PUP, Kuper could be ready for June minicamp, this according to DenverBroncos.com.
Kuper graded out as the Broncos’ 2nd best offensive lineman in 2011, according...
The Denver Broncos will be without long snapper Lonie Paxton for their divisional playoff game against the New England Patriots on Saturday night.
Paxton has been dealing with a family issue all week and was officially ruled out Friday along with receiver Eric Decker (knee).
It's likely that Russ Hochstein will be the fill-in long snapper. Right guard Chris Kuper used to be...
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January 13, 2012
The commemorative T-shirts and caps proclaiming the Denver Broncos 2011 AFC West champions sat mostly untouched in the team's locker room Monday.
After watching replays of their 7-3 loss to Kansas City, the Broncos still weren't in any mood to celebrate their return to the playoffs after a six-year absence.
Tim Tebow walked through the quiet locker room with a big ice pack...