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Courtland Sutton Broncos WRs...
Will Petersen

Courtland Sutton’s return blocking the path of young Broncos WRs

If Payton has learned his lesson from the young Broncos WRs not playing enough last year, he'll remove Sutton from the mix by trading him
5 days ago
Jamal Murray...
James Merilatt

It’s a shame that the Nuggets aren’t defending their title right now

Watching the Celtics and Mavericks in the NBA Finals provides a painful reminder that Denver blew a chance at back-to-back titles
5 days ago
Nathan MacKinnon Avalanche Nuggets...
Will Petersen

Avalanche and Nuggets parades weren’t as close as we thought

The Avalanche and Nuggets losing stung a town that had gotten used to titles; what happened to their opponents afterwards made it even worse
12 days ago
Broncos Sean Payton and Jarrett Stidham...
Will Petersen

Sean Payton should simplify QB competition by removing Stidham

Jarrett Stidham can stick around for a few more months, but let's drop this notion he has any chance of being the Broncos' starter Week 1
19 days ago
Michael Malone...
James Merilatt

It’s time to start asking hard questions about Michael Malone

After another Game 7 loss at home, the Nuggets need to question whether or not they have the right head coach to maximize an MVP
27 days ago
Nikola Jokic accepts MVP trophy...
Jake Shapiro

Nikola Jokic accepts MVP trophy in front of roaring Ball Arena

Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic collected his NBA MVP trophy on Tuesday night for his performance during the 2023-24 season
1 month ago
Nikola Jokic Nuggets champions...
Will Petersen

Game 5 will decide if the Nuggets can be back-to-back champions

The dirty little secret is the Nuggets and Wolves may be the two best remaining teams; the winner has the inside track to becoming champions
1 month ago
Jamal Murray...
James Merilatt

Two wins in Minnesota answer all of the doubts about the Nuggets

With their backs against the wall, Denver answered the bell, winning Games 3 and 4 on the road to get back into the second-round series
1 month ago
Bud Black...
Will Petersen

Not his fault, but Rockies still should make a change with Bud Black

Unfortunately, Bud Black is one of the only fall guys, and owner Dick Monfort has to do something to show fans this losing is unacceptable
1 month ago
Michael Malone Nuggets...
James Merilatt

Michael Malone can finally answer his critics in pivotal Game 2

Facing what feels like a must-win game, the Nuggets head coach is going to have to find some answers, which would show his value
1 month ago
Broncos Bo Nix...
Will Petersen

Don’t make your mind up on new Broncos QB Bo Nix just yet

Before he's ever played a snap for the Broncos, the plea is simple: don't make up your mind on Bo Nix until we've seen a legit sample size
2 months ago
Bo Nix...
James Merilatt

Payton is betting his legacy on being smarter than everyone else

The sixth quarterback off the board typically doesn't amount to much in the NFL, but the Broncos are betting that Bo Nix bucks the trend
2 months ago
Bo Nix...
Andrew Mason

In drafting Bo Nix, the Broncos made the right call

The Broncos could have traded down or gotten the No. 1 defensive player -- but they stood pat and got Bo Nix.
2 months ago
Alexandar Georgiev...
Will Petersen

Alexandar Georgiev shouldn’t play another game for the Avalanche

If Justus Annunen is still sick, it's time to switch to Ivan Prosvetov; if he has an NHL jersey, he can't be worse than Alexandar Georgiev
2 months ago
Zach Wilson vs. Broncos...
Andrew Mason

Zach Wilson is worth a flyer, but he’s not worth Broncos passing up on a Round 1 quarterback

At a bargain-basement price, Zach Wilson is worth adding ... but his presence shouldn't make the Broncos punt on drafting a QB early.
2 months ago
Michael Malone...
James Merilatt

Malone’s high-wire act with bench will determine Nuggets fate

Game 1 against the Lakers provided a prime example of how Michael Malone is going to have to walk a tightrope throughout the postseason
2 months ago
Courtland Sutton...
Andrew Mason

Numbers show Courtland Sutton shouldn’t get a new deal from Broncos

Courtland Sutton wants a new contract. But the truth that the wide receiver has a fair deal in regards to his production.
2 months ago
Nikola Jokic Nuggets Lakers...
Will Petersen

Yes, the Nuggets should root to end the Lakers in the playoffs again

The Lakers aren't beating the Nuggets four times in seven games, so let's play them again; watching L.A. fans meltdown will be worth it
2 months ago
Michael Malone Nuggets...
James Merilatt

Bednar and Malone are facing tipping points in the postseason

If the Avalanche and Nuggets don't make deep playoff runs, it'll be a sign that they've squandered the prime years of generational players
2 months ago
Pat Surtain II...
Zach Lazarus

Should the Broncos trade Pat Surtain to move up in the draft?

Giving up the best player on the roster might be the only way the Broncos can get the quarterback they want; but is it worth it?
2 months ago
Alexandar Georgiev...
Will Petersen

It’s time for the Avs to make a hard decision on Alexandar Georgiev

The Avs are too good to waste another year of MacKinnon and Makar in their primes; Alexandar Georgiev should start the playoffs on the bench
2 months ago
Broncos Sean Payton and Jarrett Stidham...
James Merilatt

The Broncos reign atop the Denver sports landscape could end

For more than six decades, the Broncos have been like a religion in Colorado; but their status atop the local sports scene isn't set in stone
2 months ago
Gabriel Landeskog Avs parade...
Will Petersen

Forget one parade this summer, Avs and Nuggets can throw two

It's championship or bust for the Avalanche and Nuggets, and both teams are capable of having a parade, so why not make that the expectation?
2 months ago
Jarrett Stidham...
Andrew Mason

Jarrett Stidham must do better at avoiding sacks

Sean Payton wants his quarterback to avoid sacks. Jarrett Stidham has struggled to do that in the NFL so far.
3 months ago