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  • Colin Kaepernick (kind of) responds to John Elway on Twitter

    08/18/2018 11:46:32 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 53 replies
    msn.com ^ | 8/17/18 | Jon Heath
    Broncos general manager John Elway created a stir Friday when he said Colin Kaepernick had a chance to sign with Denver but turned them down. Elway failed to mention that the Broncos wanted Kaepernick to take a major pay cut.... ...Kaepernick seemingly responded to Elway's comments by retweeting a tweet comparing his career quarterback rating to Elway's rating:
  • John Elway Claims Colin Kaepernick Had An NFL Contract Offer But Turned It Down

    08/17/2018 8:09:09 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 24 replies
    Hotair ^ | 08/17/2018 | Jazz Shaw
    After all the sturm und drang gripping the nation over why Colin Kaepernick still hasn’t been given a starting QB position in the NFL and whether or not it was some sort of racist conspiracy, I was rather surprised to see this headline over at Bleacher Report. According to Broncos General Manager John Elway, Kaepernick actually had an offer for a quarterback job in hand but he turned it down. Of course, digging into the details of the story, it’s not as much of a game-changer as you might imagine. Denver Broncos general manager John Elway said Thursday that...
  • John Elway blames Colin Kaepernick for no job: 'had his chance to be here,' omits key fact

    08/17/2018 2:52:21 AM PDT · by Zakeet · 64 replies
    CBS Sports ^ | August 16, 2018 | Will Brinson
    The widespread assumption at this point, when it comes to the future of Colin Kaepernick, is he will not find work in the NFL moving forward. It's tough to get a gig when you're suing your potential employers! But according to Broncos VP of Football Ops John Elway on Thursday, Kaepernick COULD have a job if he wanted to. In other words, Elway blames Kaepernick for not taking the Broncos offer when it was on the table. "Colin had his chance here. We offered him a contract. He didn't take it," Elway said. "So, as I said it in my...
  • Tears In The Locker Room After Another Big Broncos Loss

    11/20/2017 10:00:39 AM PST · by Red Badger · 47 replies
    denver.cbslocal.com ^ | November 20, 2017 8:04 AM | Staff
    The Denver Broncos saved some of their best defense for after the game. At issue: boss John Elway labeling them soft. It didnt sit too well with a few of the players, though others welcomed the critique. Yet the comments didnt stoke the necessary fire, either, as the Broncos lost 20-17 to the Cincinnati Bengals, extending their losing streak to six games. None of us are soft, said linebacker Brandon Marshall, whose team met Saturday night to discuss the remarks by their Hall of Fame QB turned general manager. For him to call us soft, it just rubbed us the...
  • Denver Broncos Players: No More Kneeling For Us

    09/28/2017 12:12:54 PM PDT · by TigerClaws · 161 replies
    The Denver Broncos players say the days of kneeling for the national anthem are over -- and beginning Sunday, they will all STAND together. The players issued a statement moments ago ... acknowledging the split this past Sunday when several players took a knee and others stood for the anthem before playing the Bills. "Last week, members of our team joined their brothers around the NFL in a powerful display of unity ... As controversial as it appeared, we needed to show our collective strength and resolve." But now, the players say they will be united in standing together moving...
  • Von Miller Ads Being Pulled After Anthem Protest

    09/25/2017 12:41:19 PM PDT · by DFG · 78 replies
    CBS Local Denver ^ | 09/25/2017
    Broncos linebacker Von Miller may be out an endorsement deal as a result of kneeling during the national anthem. Before the teams game with the Buffalo Bills Sunday, Miller was one of 32 members of the Broncos who took a knee to protest what they see as racial injustice in the country.
  • The Reactions To Brock Osweiler Getting Signed Before Kaepernick Are Gold

    09/04/2017 9:05:02 AM PDT · by rktman · 54 replies
    dailycaller.com ^ | 9/4/2017 | David Hookstead
    Brock Osweiler is headed back to the Denver Broncos, and people are not happy he got picked up before Colin Kaepernick. Osweiler, who played for the Broncos two seasons ago, was resigned by Denver almost immediately following getting cut by the Cleveland Browns. As you can imagine, people were not happy Osweiler has a job and Kaepernick doesnt. Brock Osweiler has a job and Colin Kaepernick does not. Just let that sink in. #Kaepernick #BrockOsweiler Ashley Galpin (@AGalpin1) September 3, 2017 I think Kaepernick + Broncos D would give them 11 wins. But no, go ahead, sign Osweiler.
  • Report: Broncos Name Trevor Siemian Starting Quarterback Over Paxton Lynch For 2017

    08/21/2017 1:39:26 PM PDT · by C19fan · 54 replies
    SI ^ | August 21, 2017 | Khadrice Rollins
    Trevor Siemian will be named the Broncos starting quarterback for the second straight season, according to Mike Klis of 9 NEWS Denver. Klis reports that Broncos coach Vance Joseph will make the decision official at his press conference Monday. Siemian earned the job over 2016 first-round pick Paxton Lynch.
  • Cowboys reportedly working to trade Tony Romo to Broncos or Texans at last minute

    03/09/2017 2:42:43 PM PST · by Red Badger · 17 replies
    www.cbssports.com ^ | 03-09-2017 | by Will Brinson
    Dallas is trying to get something in return for Romo before free agency officially begins With the clock ticking toward NFL free agency, the Dallas Cowboys are making a last-second push to try and trade Tony Romo, according to a report from Chris Mortensen of ESPN. It was believed the Cowboys had informed Romo they were planning to release him , but life moves pretty fast in the NFL, and it took a sudden swerve sideways for Dallas and Romo. (Keep up with all the action in our NFL free agency live blog right here .) According to Mortensen, the...
  • CenturyLink is terminating agreement with Brandon Marshall

    09/13/2016 9:43:33 AM PDT · by NohSpinZone · 27 replies
    CenturyLink.com ^ | 9/12/16 | Century Link
    We completely respect Brandon Marshall's personal decision and right to take an action to support something in which he strongly believes. America is anchored in the right of individuals to express their beliefs. While we acknowledge Brandon's right, we also believe that whatever issues we face, we also occasionally must stand together to show our allegiance to our common bond as a nation. In our view, the national anthem is one of those moments. For this reason, while we wish Brandon the best this season, we are politely terminating our agreement with him.
  • Denver Broncos' Brandon Marshall gets dropped by sponsor for anthem protest

    09/10/2016 8:56:56 AM PDT · by Hojczyk · 107 replies
    CNN Money ^ | September 9,2016 | Ahiza Garcia and Kevin Dotson
    <p>Denver Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall got dropped by a sponsor for kneeling in protest during the national anthem.</p> <p>Air Academy Federal Credit Union, which mostly serves members of the military and their families, announced on social media Friday that it was ending its five-month relationship with Marshall.</p>
  • Donald Trump used money donated for charity to buy himself a Tim Tebow-signed football helmet

    07/01/2016 11:33:03 AM PDT · by rktman · 88 replies
    washingtonpost.com ^ | 7/1/2016 | David A. Fahrenthold
    Did Donald Trump violate IRS rules, by using a charity's money to buy himself a signed football helmet? Four years ago, at a charity fundraiser in Palm Beach, Donald Trump got into a bidding war at the evening's live auction. The items up for sale: A Denver Broncos helmet, autographed by then-star quarterback Tim Tebow, and a Tebow jersey. Trump won, eventually, with a bid of $12,000. Afterward, he posed with the helmet. His purchase made gossip-column news: a flourish of generosity, by a mogul with money to burn. "The Donald giveth, and The Donald payeth," wrote the Palm Beach...
  • Coors, Shanahan to host Donald Trump fundraiser in Colorado

    06/27/2016 11:59:07 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 11 replies
    The Denver Post ^ | June 27, 2016 | Mark Matthews
    Pete Coors and Mike Shanahan, a pair of giants in Colorado beer and football, are two of several boldfaced names planning a Friday fundraiser for Donald Trump to coincide with the Republican candidates visit to the state that day for the Western Conservative Summit. While the names on the host committee may suggest a Sunday-tailgate kind of affair Coors is a longtime beer executive and Shanahan used to coach the Denver Broncos the entry fee to the presidential fundraiser is decidedly more expensive than what one would find in the parking lot of Mile High stadium. Its at...
  • Final tally from the White House: 7 tweets about the Denver Broncos, 2 on D-Day/troops

    06/07/2016 7:17:46 AM PDT · by SargeK · 10 replies
    Twitchy.com ^ | 6/7/2016 | twitchy
    Yesterday was the 72nd anniversary of D-Day, but you wouldnt know it from the official White House twitter feed. They posted or RTd 7 different items about the Denver Broncos, who visited the White House Monday to celebrate their 2016 Super Bowl win, with 2 tweets on D-Day and the troops.
  • Quarterback Manning to announce retirement, report says

    02/28/2016 8:48:44 AM PST · by MtnClimber · 31 replies
    Yahoo Sports/Reuters ^ | 27 Feb, 2016 | Tim Wharnsby
    Quarterback great Peyton Manning is expected to announce his retirement within a week, the Denver Post reported on Saturday. The newspaper reported that after meeting recently with Denver Broncos general manager John Elway, "Manning is certain" the time has come to call it a day. Manning helped the Denver Broncos defeat the Carolina Panthers in the Super Bowl earlier this month. The victory was his second National Football League championship in a storied career in which he was named the leagues Most Valuable Player five times in 17 seasons
  • Why Does The Progressive Mainstream Media Hate Peyton Manning?

    02/20/2016 8:26:42 PM PST · by MtnClimber · 34 replies
    Western Journalism ^ | 19 Feb, 2016 | William L. Anderson
    Shortly after Super Bowl 50 ended with a humiliating defeat for the heavily-favored Carolina Panthers, led by quarterback Cam Newton, Newton and Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning shook hands on the field and exchanged greetings and comments, with Manning (who has suffered his own humiliating losses in previous Super Bowls) offering encouragement, then each went his own way. Unfortunately for Newton, he later would have an infamous press conference in which he showed up wearing a "hoodie," mumbled some answers to questions, and then would walk out after three minutes, leaving the press astonished. Not surprisingly, the sports media jumped...
  • Women's group wants sponsors to sever ties with Peyton Manning

    02/17/2016 7:31:41 PM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 35 replies
    CBS Sports ^ | February 17, 2016 | John Breech
    A national women's group is urging companies that sponsor Peyton Manning to cut ties with the Broncos quarterback. UltraViolet, a group made up of over 700,000 people, specifically called out Papa John's and Nationwide Insurance as two companies that should suspend ties with Manning immediately. The group would also like the NFL to investigate the 1996 incident at the University of Tennessee that took place between Manning and former Volunteers trainer Jamie Naughright.
  • Tim Tebow scores touchdown in Eagles' 36-10 win over Colts

    08/16/2015 4:48:42 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 97 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | 08/16/2015
    TimTebow got a warm Philly welcome. Tebow threw for 69 yards and ran for a touchdown in his first game in two years, Kenjon Barner returned a punt 92 yards for a touchdown and ran for a score and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Indianapolis Colts, 36-10, on Sunday. Tebow got a standing ovation when he entered midway through the third quarter and the crowd roared so loud when his name was introduced he had to quiet them down because he was taking the snap in a shotgun. He dove into the pylon on a seven-yard touchdown run late in...
  • Tebow runs for a score, Eagles beat Colts 36-10

    08/16/2015 2:14:37 PM PDT · by Java4Jay · 51 replies
    Tebow got a standing ovation when he entered midway through the third quarter and the crowd roared so loud when his name was introduced he had to quiet them down because he was taking the snap in a shotgun. Tebow threw for 69 yards and ran for a touchdown in his first game in two years.
  • Matt Barkley, Tim Tebow due to play most in Eagles' preseason opener (Sunday Aug 16)

    08/15/2015 6:22:35 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 16 replies
    Philly.com ^ | Sunday, August 16, 2015, 3:01 AM | LES BOWEN
    MARK SANCHEZ will get the start tomorrow in the preseason opener against the Colts, but Eagles coach Chip Kelly cautioned that Sanchez probably will take only a handful of snaps. The bulk of the quarterbacking will be done by Matt Barkley and Tim Tebow, who would seem to be fighting for a single roster spot as the Eagles' third QB. "I want to see what happens with those guys," Kelly said.