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Broncos bring back defensive lineman Zach Kerr

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos are bringing back defensive lineman Zach Kerr on a two-year deal. Kerr played in 27 games for the Broncos over the last two seasons. He had 52 tackles and two sacks. The 6-foot-2, 334-pound Kerr said he drew interest in free agency from teams in the AFC North […]
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Cornerback Bryce Callahan rejoining Vic Fangio in Denver

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Former Bears cornerback Bryce Callahan agreed to a three-year, $21 million deal with the Broncos, reuniting with Denver coach Vic Fangio, who was his defensive coordinator in Chicago. Callahan is the second unrestricted free agent defensive back Denver has signed in free agency, joining former Houston Texans hard-hitter Kareem Jackson in […]
Tags: News, Sports, Chicago, Houston, Denver, Broncos, Callahan, Englewood, Colo AP, Vic Fangio, Kareem Jackson, Bryce Callahan

Elway insists Flacco is still in his prime at age 34

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Elway insists Joe Flacco is at the top of his game at age 34 even though the former Baltimore Ravens quarterback hasn’t thrown a pass in the playoffs since 2015. “Joe is a perfect fit for us,” Elway said at Flacco’s introductory news conference Friday. “He’s played in a lot […]
Tags: News, Sports, Joe Flacco, Baltimore Ravens, Joe, Flacco, Englewood, Colo AP, Elway, John Elway

Colorado’s ‘bomb cyclone’ storm barrels toward Midwest

LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) — National Guard troops were using specialized vehicles with tank-like treads to rescue stranded drivers in Colorado in the wake of a massive late-winter storm that was expected to unleash heavy rain and snow on the Midwest plains on Thursday. Wednesday’s blizzard caused widespread power outages, forced the cancellation of hundreds of […]
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Broncos begin rebuilding O-line in free agency

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Elway cycles through quarterbacks and head coaches at a dizzying rate. Yet, what’s really an annual rite of spring in Denver is his shuffling of the Broncos’ offensive line. After hiring his fourth head coach in six seasons and swapping out quarterbacks again this offseason, the Broncos general manager targeted […]
Tags: News, Sports, Denver, Broncos, Englewood, Colo AP, John Elway

USA Basketball adds to pre-World Cup game schedule

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — USA Basketball has added two games to its schedule in advance of this summer’s FIBA World Cup in China. The Americans will hold an intrasquad scrimmage on Aug. 9 in Las Vegas and face Spain in an exhibition at Anaheim, California on Aug. 16. Those games will be followed by […]
Tags: News, Colorado, China, Sports, Spain, Las Vegas, Colo AP, USA Basketball, Anaheim California

Marchers urge change after police confrontation with man

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Protesters have called on a Colorado police department to make sweeping changes after officers confronted a black man who was picking up trash in his yard. The Daily Camera reports hundreds of people marched Sunday to the Boulder Police Department, passing near the site where an officer detained 26-year-old Zayd Atkinson […]
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Colorado comeback gives Buffs 78-67 win over USC

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Freshman Evan Battey scored a season-high 21 points and Colorado roared back from an early 12-point deficit to beat the USC Trojans 78-67 Saturday in a game filled with fouls and frustration. Tyler Bey added 17 points and 11 rebounds for his fifth consecutive double-double and eighth in 10 games, and […]
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AP Source: Broncos trading Keenum to Redskins

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Denver Broncos have agreed to trade quarterback Case Keenum to the Washington Redskins. Speaking on condition of anonymity because the deal cannot be announced until the start of the new league year March 13, the person confirmed that […]
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Broncos re-sign Pro Bowl long snapper Casey Kreiter

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Broncos Pro Bowl long snapper Casey Kreiter signed a one-year, $1 million contract to stay in Denver on Thursday, the same day the team officially released strong safety Darian Stewart. The fourth-year pro from Iowa was set to become a restricted free agent next week. Kreiter became the first long snapper […]
Tags: News, Sports, Iowa, Denver, Broncos, Englewood, Colo AP, Darian Stewart, Casey Kreiter, Kreiter

Broncos release strong safety Darian Stewart

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Safety Darian Stewart is joining a crowded field of free agent safeties following his release Wednesday from the Denver Broncos, where he won a Super Bowl ring. A starter in Denver since 2015, Stewart was a part of the famed “No Fly Zone” secondary that also featured safety T.J. Ward and […]
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Bey’s double-double leads Colorado past Utah

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Tyler Bey tallied his 12th double-double of the season, scoring 17 points and snagging 10 rebounds in Colorado’s 71-63 win against Utah on Saturday. Colorado (17-11, 8-8 Pac-12) took a nine-point halftime lead and stayed in front after intermission thanks to 15 points from Evan Battey and some cold shooting from […]
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Giant wooden troll is returning to Colorado ski town

BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (AP) — A huge wooden troll will be reincarnated in a Colorado ski town, although it’s unclear what it will look like or where it will sit. The Summit Daily reported Friday that Breckenridge officials have a deal with Danish artist Thomas Dambo to rebuild his troll this spring. It was erected beside […]
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Case Keenum surprised Broncos trading for Flacco

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — A lot of fans were stunned by Denver Broncos general manager John Elway’s decision to replace quarterback Case Keenum with Joe Flacco. Count Keenum among them. Appearing on the Sports Spectrum Podcast this week with his wife, Kimberly, Keenum said he was caught off guard when he was informed the Broncos […]
Tags: News, Sports, Denver Broncos, Broncos, Flacco, Englewood, Colo AP, John Elway, Case Keenum, Keenum, Joe Flacco Count Keenum, Kimberly Keenum

Colorado sends Arizona to 7th straight loss, 67-60.

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Lucas Siewert and McKinley Wright IV led the Colorado Buffaloes to a 67-60 win over Arizona on Sunday night, sending the Wildcats to their first seven-game losing streak in 36 years. Siewert had 15 points and nine rebounds and Wright had 14 points in the Buffaloes’ fifth consecutive Pac-12 win. The […]
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Broncos inform Marshall they won’t pick up his option

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Even though Brandon Marshall was expecting it, Friday’s news that he had likely played his last game in a Denver Broncos uniform threw him for a bit of a loop. “It’s just different when it’s in the news and everybody knows about it and it’s not just you and your agent […]
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Broncos turn over coach/quarterback duo again

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — In just about every season he’s been in charge of football operations in Denver, John Elway has had to address major concerns at one or both of the two most consequential positions in the NFL: head coach and quarterback. This offseason, he made changes at both spots, hiring Vic Fangio and […]
Tags: News, Sports, NFL, Denver, Broncos, Englewood, Colo AP, John Elway, Vic Fangio

Woman pleads guilty, will testify in Colorado killing case

CRIPPLE CREEK, Colo. (AP) — A woman has pleaded guilty to a charge that she tampered with evidence connected to the disappearance of a Colorado woman and has agreed to testify against the man charged with killing her. Krystal Jean Lee Kenney entered the plea Friday to the charge related to the death of Kelsey […]
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Bey scores 27 with 10 boards as Colorado beats Oregon 73-51

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Tyler Bey scored a career-high 27 points, 9-of-9 shooting, and grabbed 10 rebounds to help Colorado cruise to a 73-51 win over Oregon on Saturday night. Daylen Kountz had 11 points and Lucas Siewert scored 10 for Colorado (12-9, 3-6 Pac-12). Bey scored 11 points during a 24-5 run to start […]
Tags: News, Colorado, Oregon, Sports, Boulder, Bey, Colo AP, Tyler Bey, Lucas Siewert, Daylen Kountz

Broncos owner Pat Bowlen on cusp of Hall of Fame

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Elway has a good feeling that Pat Bowlen will join him in the Hall of Fame this weekend. “He’s right on the doorstep,” the Hall of Fame quarterback-turned-executive said. “He’s very deserving. We’re excited about the fact that he’s gotten this far. We feel great about where he is.” The […]
Tags: News, Sports, Hall of Fame, Broncos, Englewood, Colo AP, John Elway, Pat Bowlen

Beavers pull away late to beat Colorado, 76-74

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Stephen Thompson Jr. scored 21 points, Tres Tinkle had 19 points and eight rebounds to lead Oregon State to a 76-74 win over the Colorado Buffaloes on Thursday night. Ethan Thompson had 14 points, including a dunk that ignited an 8-4 run late to help the Beavers (13-7, 5-3 Pac-12) to […]
Tags: News, Colorado, Sports, Boulder, Oregon State, Colo AP, Beavers, Colorado Buffaloes, Stephen Thompson Jr, Tres Tinkle, Ethan Thompson

Bear cub burned in Colorado wildfire released into wild

DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — An orphaned bear cub burned by a Colorado wildfire has been released back into the wild. The Durango Herald reports that the cub was placed in the mountains west of Durango on Friday, asleep inside a man-made den along with a second orphaned cub. Officials hope they will not wake up […]
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Video captures moose chasing skiers at Colorado resort

BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (AP) — A woman, in an effort to warn others of the dangers of moose, posted a video on social media of a moose charging skiers and snowboarders at a ski resort. The Summit Daily News reports Lauren Drogsvold captured the video Saturday at Breckenridge Ski Resort. The video shows a large bull […]
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Broncos coach Vic Fangio hires 2 more assistants

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — New Broncos head coach Vic Fangio has hired two more members of his staff: tight ends coach Wade Harman and defensive backs coach Renaldo Hill. Harman has spent 19 of his 22 years as an NFL assistant coaching tight ends, including the last four years in Atlanta, where he was instrumental […]
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Broncos hire 49ers QBs coach Scangarello as OC

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The task of modernizing Denver’s outdated offense goes to Rich Scangarello, whose stellar work as San Francisco’s quarterbacks coach the last two seasons led to his hiring as the Broncos’ offensive coordinator Wednesday. “We’re getting an experienced coach who was a trusted and valued assistant with Kyle Shanahan for three seasons,” […]
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Broncos long snapper Casey Kreiter named to Pro Bowl

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Denver Broncos third-year long snapper Casey Kreiter has been named to the Pro Bowl. Kreiter was chosen by Los Angeles Charges head coach Anthony Lynn as a “need” player for the Pro Bowl. Lynn’s staff will coach the AFC in the league’s annual all-star game in Orlando, Florida, on Jan. 27. […]
Tags: News, Sports, Denver Broncos, Broncos, Orlando Florida, Lynn, Englewood, Colo AP, Anthony Lynn, Los Angeles Charges, Casey Kreiter, Kreiter

Broncos hire another Bears assistant in Brandon Staley

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — New Broncos head coach Vic Fangio isn’t just bringing his defensive philosophies from Chicago. He plucked outside linebackers coach Brandon Staley off the Bears’ staff and is interviewing Ed Donatell about becoming Denver’s defensive coordinator. Donatell has spent the last four seasons as the Bears’ defensive backs coach, coinciding with Fangio’s […]
Tags: News, Sports, Chicago, Denver, Broncos, Englewood, Colo AP, Vic Fangio, Donatell, Fangio, New Broncos, Brandon Staley, Ed Donatell

Man dies after exchanging gunfire with police in Colorado

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Colorado police say a man has died after exchanging gunfire with officers while wearing body armor. They said another man found Tuesday in a nearby Aurora home also died of gunshot wounds. The incident occurred about 2 a.m. Tuesday after Aurora police received a 911 call of an armed man acting […]
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AP Source: Broncos bring Munchak from Steelers

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — A person with knowledge of the agreement says Mike Munchak, who had been a finalist for Denver’s head coaching job, is making a lateral move from the Pittsburgh Steelers to serve as the Broncos’ new offensive line coach. The person also said the Broncos are allowing Gary Kubiak to interview elsewhere […]
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Elway: Fangio ‘as good of a football coach as you can find’

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos are introducing Vic Fangio as their new head coach Thursday. Fangio, 60, has never been a head coach at any level but has 40 years of coaching experience, including 34 in professional football beginning in the old USFL and 19 seasons as a defensive coordinator in the NFL. […]
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