With the 249th pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, the St. Louis Rams select Michael Sam. These words gave new life to the National Football League and to the players themselves. Sam became the first openly gay athlete to be selected in a draft and the second professional athlete in one of the four major […]
This week, the Denver Broncos game was about more than touchdowns, tackles and tailgates. For the group of about 75 protesters at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, it was a battle for their culture. “I’m a human being, not an animal, nor a mascot,” read one of the protester’s signs. The protest at the […]
Story by Zee Nwuke Metro club football concluded a season of firsts – first year the school has fielded a football team in its 40-plus-year history, first time it made it to the playoffs, first elimination after losing in the playoffs and first losing season, finishing at 3-4. Nevertheless, quarterback Alec Maybin was pleased. “The […]
The recent college football conference realignments show schools like the University of Colorado and the University of Nebraska care more about the dollar than historic rivalries and school traditions. Conference realignments will do to college football what free agency has done to professional sports – destroy traditions and rivalries.
There are 32 chromosomes in our DNA, and those chromosomes compose our genetics. For some quarterbacks, they have a clutch gene, while others do not. Winning defines great quarterbacks. Some of them are John Elway, Joe Montana, Steve Young and Terry Bradshaw.
Denver Broncos’ running back Willis McGahee’s rushing performance against the Cincinnati Bengals indicates future Broncos’ success relies on him as the starter. It was obvious that head coach John Fox wanted to re-establish a running game – long lost from Mile High – in the Broncos’ first game of 2011 against the Raiders. However, it […]
Last year, the Denver Broncos could have been the called the “Enver Broncos,” because there was no D.
The 2011 NFL Draft came and went for the Denver Broncos. Although they didn’t address every single issue, they did very well with their draft selections this year. Let’s break down each player they selected: