Mike Evans

Mike Evans co-hosts 104.3 The Fan’s “Schlereth and Evans,” along with Mark Schlereth. Listen weekdays from 6a-9a. He’s a proud graduate of Syracuse University. Follow Mike: @MikeEvans1043

The Broncos are acing free agency with a plan that makes perfect sense

Sean Payton is building Denver's roster from the inside out, creating an identity that the team hasn't had since the Gary Kubiak days
6 days ago

Which team has a better chance of winning a title – the Avs or Nuggets?

Both tenants at Ball Arena have a great chance of making deep playoff runs, but trying to guess which one will go further is tricky business
13 days ago

The Nuggets should have only one response to getting slighted by the NBA

The best team in the Western Conference was ignored and disrespected during All-Star Weekend, which should provide ample motivation
27 days ago

It’s unfair for Russell Wilson to be labeled a villain in Broncos Country

The notion that Sean Payton has to ride into town in order to put a troublemaking quarterback in his place is inaccurate and misguided
1 month ago

Sean Payton is a home run hire to be the Broncos next head coach

It's time to debunk the criticisms of the Broncos new head coach, as Denver hit it out of the park by getting the best candidate available
2 months ago

It’s time for Nuggets fans to dream big; it’s NBA Finals or bust in Denver

Given the state of the Western Conference, as well as the way the Nuggets are built and the health of the team, it's time for new heights
2 months ago

Despite the standings, it’s still too early to be worried about the Avs

If the playoffs started today, the defending Stanley Cup champions wouldn't make the dance, but there's no reason to panic just yet
2 months ago

It’s time for Russell Wilson to make some concessions with the Broncos

If the quarterback wants to make amends for a dismal season, there are four things that he needs to change ASAP to make things right
3 months ago

The Buffaloes are about to find out just how the sausage is really made

Having a big-time college football program brings a lot of positives to a university, but it also means being willing to accept what it takes
3 months ago

Broncos Country can still hold out hope for Russell Wilson

There are reasons why Denver's offense has derailed and their quarterback's play has gotten so bad, and it's not all about No. 3's decline
4 months ago

Avs are setting the standard for what other Denver sports team should be

On a Denver sports scene that is littered with poor play, poor coaching, poor ownership and poor culture, the defending Stanley Cup champs stand as a beacon on the hill
4 months ago

Stubborn and selfish Russell Wilson will get Nathaniel Hackett fired

The head coach is doing what the quarterback wants, which has resulted in a terrible offense that is about to get one of them a pink slip
4 months ago

After saving his job in London, Nathaniel Hackett can’t rest easy

The Broncos head coach survived the bye week, but he won't survive the season if things don't get better on the field in the second half
4 months ago

At deadline, the Broncos wave the white flag on the 2022 season

By trading away a core member of their defense, Denver admitted that they aren't going anywhere this season and have turned toward 2023
5 months ago

The issues for the Broncos offense aren’t totally a Russell Wilson problem

While the Broncos may have lost to the Jets, Russell Wilson won, because with Brett Rypien starting the Denver offense actually looked worse
5 months ago

After six games, Russell Wilson has lost the right to do things his way

It's been all about Russell Wilson since the quarterback arrived in Denver, a pattern that needs to change if the Broncos are going to improve
5 months ago

Monfort’s words might sound good, but don’t buy the Rockies big lie

Based on the team's track record, there's no reason to believe they'll fully invest in trying to put a winning club on the field at 20th and Blake
5 months ago

Broncos Country needs to rally around Melvin Gordon on Thursday

In a short week, heading into a game that feels like a tipping point of the season, Denver has no other options than their much-maligned back
6 months ago

The Broncos can’t lose to the most-hated person in franchise history

Josh McDaniels was a disaster as a head coach in Denver; now, the villain has taken over the franchise's most-bitter rival and it's wonderful
6 months ago

With mega-contract from the Avs, Nathan MacKinnon gets his due

He's a player who is demanding of himself and teammates, a trait that helped bring the Stanley Cup to Colorado and earn him millions
6 months ago

The honeymoon is already over for Nathaniel Hackett in Denver

With six months of momentum at his back, the Broncos new head coach lost it all on Monday night in Seattle, thanks to countless blunders
6 months ago

Who will get blamed if the Broncos miss the playoffs this season?

If Denver doesn't live up to expectations this season, there will be no shortage of people to point the finger of blame at come January
7 months ago

Confidence in the 2022 Broncos is already starting to erode

With too much time to analyze the situation, Denver is looking less and less like a playoff team and more like a franchise in transition
7 months ago

The Rockies have never felt more hopeless than they do at this moment

With attendance that places them in the upper echelon of MLB, the cash keeps pouring in and there's no reason for the Rockies to change
7 months ago