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UCLA men’s basketball faces tough, tall competition in Oregon

UCLA men’s basketball faces tough, tall competition in Oregon

Bruins begin the trip Thursday in Corvallis against Oregon State, which has lost four of its first six Pac-12 games after a 10-2 start but is stacked in the frontcourt with five players 6-foot-10 o… Read full article: UCLA men’s basketball faces tough, tall ...→

Crain's Daily Gist podcast: Pritzker faces a tough second year

The Illinois governor has an understanding with Lightfoot on a Chicago casino, but pension and tax battles await, Crain's Greg Hinz tells Amy Guth. Plus, CME's bitcoin debut, the latest on weed sales, and more. Read full article: Crain's Daily Gist podcast: Pritzker fac...→

Broncos podcast: Players with the most to prove in season finale against Raiders

Broncos podcast: Players with the most to prove in season finale against Raiders

In the latest First-and-Orange podcast episode, Broncos beat writers Ryan O’Halloran and Kyle Fredrickson examine the most compelling storylines entering Week 17 against the Raiders. Topics include… Read full article: Broncos podcast: Players with the most t...→

Read Optional podcast: Huskies’ recruiting extravaganza with Brandon Huffman

Read Optional podcast: Huskies’ recruiting extravaganza with Brandon Huffman

What will recruiting under Jimmy Lake look like for UW? Will the Huskies’ new head coach go toe-to-toe with Oregon's SEC-style recruiting? Read full article: Read Optional podcast: Huskies’ recruiti...→

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How Alexander Johnson almost walked away from Broncos before becoming team’s breakout star of 2019

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How Alexander Johnson almost walked away from Broncos before becoming team’s breakout star of 2019

In this edition of the Kickin’ It Podcast, Alexander Johnson teaches Mark Kiszla how to screech like a big, mean dinosaur. (You’ve gotta hear it to believe it.) And in the “Just O… Read full article: Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How Alexand...→

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon McManus’ 53-yard game-winning field goal against the Chargers

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon McManus’ 53-yard game-winning field goal against the Chargers

The Broncos kicker was all smiles after nailing a 53-yard field goal as time ran out to give Denver a 23-20 win over the Chargers. Read full article: WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon McManus’ 53-yard...→

Quarterback Josh Allen “big reason” why Buffalo is 7-3 entering Sunday’s game vs. Broncos

Quarterback Josh Allen “big reason” why Buffalo is 7-3 entering Sunday’s game vs. Broncos

Less than two years removed from playing for Wyoming, the development of Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen was on full display in Sunday’s win at Miami. Read full article: Quarterback Josh Allen “big reason” why ...→

Broncos at Vikings picks: Brandon Allen, you are no Tim Tebow

Broncos at Vikings picks: Brandon Allen, you are no Tim Tebow

BOB SANSEVERE Vikings 27, Broncos 14: This is a trap game, but the Vikings can’t lose, right? Right?   JOHN SHIPLEY Vikings 34, Broncos 9: I’m done with the Oracle, which has steered me wrong … Read full article: Broncos at Vikings picks: Brandon Allen,...→

Broncos’ run defense is trending upwards, but faces critical challenge against Minnesota’s Dalvin Cook

Broncos’ run defense is trending upwards, but faces critical challenge against Minnesota’s Dalvin Cook

Denver, which stood at 0-4 and ranked 30th in the NFL in rush defense at 149.3 yards per game, has become stout against the run in the five games since. Read full article: Broncos’ run defense is trending upwards...→

Lunch Special: If Broncos QB Brandon Allen keeps winning, will Drew Lock not play this season?

Lunch Special: If Broncos QB Brandon Allen keeps winning, will Drew Lock not play this season?

Denver Post sports columnist Mark Kiszla answered questions during a live Lunch Special chat on Monday. Here are the highlights. Read full article: Lunch Special: If Broncos QB Brandon All...→

Big plays propel Broncos past Browns in Brandon Allen’s debut

Big plays propel Broncos past Browns in Brandon Allen’s debut

Broncos quarterback Brandon Allen threw two touchdowns in his first NFL regular-season start and Denver’s defense allowed just one touchdown in five red-zone trips in a 24-19 victory over Cle… Read full article: Big plays propel Broncos past Browns in ...→

Madden NFL 20 simulation: How Brandon Allen fares for Broncos in second half of the season

Madden NFL 20 simulation: How Brandon Allen fares for Broncos in second half of the season

Brandon Allen has an overall rating of 46 (out of 99) in Madden. His strength is throwing power (81) and play action (76). He also has good speed (78) and acceleration (82) for a quarterback. Read full article: Madden NFL 20 simulation: How Brandon Al...→

Broncos Mailbag: Just who is Brandon Allen?

Broncos Mailbag: Just who is Brandon Allen?

Allen was named the starting quarterback on Monday by coach Vic Fangio for at least this week’s game against Cleveland. Read full article: Broncos Mailbag: Just who is Brandon All...→

Injury will keep Brandon Aiyuk out of Senior Bowl, but not off receiver-needy teams like Broncos

Injury will keep Brandon Aiyuk out of Senior Bowl, but not off receiver-needy teams like Broncos

In his only season as the Sun Devils’ top option, Brandon Aiyuk caught 65 passes for an average of 18.3 yards per catch, seventh nationally among receivers with at least 60 receptions. Read full article: Injury will keep Brandon Aiyuk out of Se...→

Broncos OLB coach Brandon Staley to become Rams defensive coordinator, source says

Broncos OLB coach Brandon Staley to become Rams defensive coordinator, source says

Broncos outside linebackers coach Brandon Staley will be the Los Angeles Rams’ new defensive coordinator, a league source confirmed Friday night. He is the first assistant coach to leave the Bronco… Read full article: Broncos OLB coach Brandon Staley to beco...→

'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' faces a tall order: Satisfying legions of fans

'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' faces a tall order: Satisfying legions of fans

"The Rise of Skywalker," the final installment in the nine-part film series, has to pull off a high-wire act like few Hollywood blockbusters. Read full article: 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' faces...→

Broncos podcast: Evaluating Drew Lock’s first two games and previewing Denver vs. Kansas City

Broncos podcast: Evaluating Drew Lock’s first two games and previewing Denver vs. Kansas City

Plus, the sportswriters break down the fanbase’s rising excitement amid Lockapalooza, the increased role of linebacker Jeremiah Attaochu and much more. Read full article: Broncos podcast: Evaluating Drew Lock’s ...→

Brandon McManus field goal at buzzer lifts Broncos past Chargers in Drew Lock’s debut

Brandon McManus field goal at buzzer lifts Broncos past Chargers in Drew Lock’s debut

Courtland Sutton scored two first-half touchdowns and then drew a 37-yard pass interference penalty to set up Brandon McManus’ 53-yard field goal as time expired to give the Broncos a 23-20 win ove… Read full article: Brandon McManus field goal at buzzer lif...→

Kiszla: Would Broncos be better off with Bradley Chubb or Josh Allen on their team? That’s an easy answer.

Kiszla: Would Broncos be better off with Bradley Chubb or Josh Allen on their team? That’s an easy answer.

A quarterback with a gunslinger’s swagger is harder to find and way more valuable than a defender with elite pass-rushing skills. That’s the truth any day of Sheep Week … and twice on NFL Sundays.… Read full article: Kiszla: Would Broncos be better off with...→

Broncos at Vikings: Brandon Allen, you are no Tim Tebow

Broncos at Vikings: Brandon Allen, you are no Tim Tebow

JOHN SHIPLEY Vikings 34, Broncos 9: I’m done with the Oracle, which has steered me wrong the last few weeks. Otherwise, I would be 10-0 here. CHRIS TOMASSON Vikings 27, Broncos 10: The last time th… Read full article: Broncos at Vikings: Brandon Allen, you a...→

Broncos podcast: Where does Drew Lock stand as the rookie quarterback returns to practice?

Broncos podcast: Where does Drew Lock stand as the rookie quarterback returns to practice?

Plus, injury updates on defensive back Will Parks, right tackle Ja’Wuan James and others as the Broncos prepare for a Week 11 road showdown in Minneapolis. Read full article: Broncos podcast: Where does Drew Lock st...→

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen’s 75-yard TD pass to Noah Fant against Browns

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen’s 75-yard TD pass to Noah Fant against Browns

Early in the second quarter on Sunday, Allen connected on a pass with rookie tight end Noah Fant, who rumbled 75 yards en route to a touchdown against the Browns. Read full article: WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen’s 75-yard ...→

Broncos QB Brandon Allen’s preparation won’t change for “great opportunity”

Broncos QB Brandon Allen’s preparation won’t change for “great opportunity”

The chance for Broncos quarterback Brandon Allen to start and even play in a regular-season NFL game has been four years in the making and covered stops in Jacksonville and Los Angeles. Read full article: Broncos QB Brandon Allen’s preparation w...→

Broncos podcast: Why did Orange Crush leader Randy Gradishar miss out on his call to Canton once again?

Broncos podcast: Why did Orange Crush leader Randy Gradishar miss out on his call to Canton once again?

Why didn’t Gradishar make the cut for the NFL’s special Centennial Slate? Plus, analysis on former Broncos and modern-day Hall of Fame finalists Steve Atwater and John Lynch. Read full article: Broncos podcast: Why did Orange Crush le...→

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: Broncos president Joe Ellis says, “The losing grates on you. And it grates on fans.”

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: Broncos president Joe Ellis says, “The losing grates on you. And it grates on fans.”

Broncos president Joe Ellis is at the center of the Bowlen family feud for control of the team. He talks with Mark Kiszla about the looming ownership battle in this edition of the Kickin’ It … Read full article: Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: Broncos pre...→

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How hitting a baseball helped Broncos Courtland Sutton become one of NFL’s best receivers

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How hitting a baseball helped Broncos Courtland Sutton become one of NFL’s best receivers

Broncos wide receiver Courtland Sutton explains the art and science of a one-handed grab for a touchdown in this edition of the Kickin’ It Podcast. Read full article: Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How hitting...→

Task for Broncos rookie quarterback Drew Lock in second start: Figuring out Texans’ pass rush plan

Task for Broncos rookie quarterback Drew Lock in second start: Figuring out Texans’ pass rush plan

In his NFL debut last week, Broncos quarterback Drew Lock faced five or more Los Angeles Chargers pass rushers on only six of his 34 drop-backs. Read full article: Task for Broncos rookie quarterback Drew...→

Denver Broncos' Brandon McManus furious after coach nixes chance at historic field-goal try

Denver Broncos' Brandon McManus furious after coach nixes chance at historic field-goal try

While Denver Broncos kicker Brandon McManus proved to be the hero in the team’s close win over the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday, he was furious with coach Vic Fangio in the middle of the game. Read full article: Denver Broncos' Brandon McManus furious ...→

WATCH: Broncos’ Justin Simmons intercepts pass by Bills QB Josh Allen

WATCH: Broncos’ Justin Simmons intercepts pass by Bills QB Josh Allen

Broncos safety Justin Simmons snagged his third interception of the year on Sunday, picking off Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen in the second quarter. Read full article: WATCH: Broncos’ Justin Simmons intercept...→

Broncos QB Brandon Allen says interception late in first half is “on me”

Broncos QB Brandon Allen says interception late in first half is “on me”

The Broncos had just turned a sack/forced fumble by defensive end Shelby Harris into a Brandon McManus field goal and a 20-0 lead Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings when the special teams created… Read full article: Broncos QB Brandon Allen says intercepti...→

Broncos podcast: Previewing the Week 11 showdown between Denver and Minnesota at U.S. Bank Stadium

Broncos podcast: Previewing the Week 11 showdown between Denver and Minnesota at U.S. Bank Stadium

Forecasting Brandon Allen’s first road start, how the Denver defense can contain the NFL’s leading rusher in Dalvin Cook, what an upset victory could do for the Broncos’ overall f… Read full article: Broncos podcast: Previewing the Week 11 ...→

Eagle Eye Podcast: A Huge Extension for Brandon Brooks

Eagle Eye Podcast: A Huge Extension for Brandon Brooks

On the latest Eagle Eye podcast presented by Nissan, Reuben Frank and Dave Zangaro react to Brandon Brooks' four-year extension worth over $56 million.  Read full article: Eagle Eye Podcast: A Huge Extension for ...→

Kiszla: How Brandon Allen performed the most unlikely Sunday miracle in Broncos Country since Tim Tebow

Kiszla: How Brandon Allen performed the most unlikely Sunday miracle in Broncos Country since Tim Tebow

Truth be told, nobody in the stadium was more shocked than Brandon Allen when he threw the most ugly-beautiful touchdown pass by any quarterback in a Broncos uniform since Tim Tebow routinely turne… Read full article: Kiszla: How Brandon Allen performed the ...→

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen throws 1st NFL touchdown, a 21-yd strike to Courtland Sutton against Browns

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen throws 1st NFL touchdown, a 21-yd strike to Courtland Sutton against Browns

In his first NFL start, Denver’s quarterback connected with Courtland Sutton for a 21-yard touchdown against the Browns in the first quarter at Empower Field at Mile High on Sunday. Read full article: WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen throws 1st...→

Broncos Insider: Brandon Allen, the next Case Keenum? A look at the QB’s scouting reports from 2016 NFL draft.

Broncos Insider: Brandon Allen, the next Case Keenum? A look at the QB’s scouting reports from 2016 NFL draft.

After a herniated disk ruled out Joe Flacco from playing in Sunday’s game against the Browns, the Broncos have turned to backup quarterback Brandon Allen to lead them into battle. Let the Bra… Read full article: Broncos Insider: Brandon Allen, the next...→

UCLA men’s basketball faces tough, tall competition in Oregon

UCLA men’s basketball faces tough, tall competition in Oregon

Bruins begin the trip Thursday in Corvallis against Oregon State, which has lost four of its first six Pac-12 games after a 10-2 start but is stacked in the frontcourt with five players 6-foot-10 o… Read full article: UCLA men’s basketball faces tough, tall ...→

Broncos podcast: Why did Orange Crush leader Randy Gradishar miss out on his call to Canton once again?

Broncos podcast: Why did Orange Crush leader Randy Gradishar miss out on his call to Canton once again?

Why didn’t Gradishar make the cut for the NFL’s special Centennial Slate? Plus, analysis on former Broncos and modern-day Hall of Fame finalists Steve Atwater and John Lynch. Read full article: Broncos podcast: Why did Orange Crush le...→

Broncos OLB coach Brandon Staley to become Rams defensive coordinator, source says

Broncos OLB coach Brandon Staley to become Rams defensive coordinator, source says

Broncos outside linebackers coach Brandon Staley will be the Los Angeles Rams’ new defensive coordinator, a league source confirmed Friday night. He is the first assistant coach to leave the Bronco… Read full article: Broncos OLB coach Brandon Staley to beco...→

Broncos podcast: Players with the most to prove in season finale against Raiders

Broncos podcast: Players with the most to prove in season finale against Raiders

In the latest First-and-Orange podcast episode, Broncos beat writers Ryan O’Halloran and Kyle Fredrickson examine the most compelling storylines entering Week 17 against the Raiders. Topics include… Read full article: Broncos podcast: Players with the most t...→

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How hitting a baseball helped Broncos Courtland Sutton become one of NFL’s best receivers

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How hitting a baseball helped Broncos Courtland Sutton become one of NFL’s best receivers

Broncos wide receiver Courtland Sutton explains the art and science of a one-handed grab for a touchdown in this edition of the Kickin’ It Podcast. Read full article: Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How hitting...→

Broncos podcast: Evaluating Drew Lock’s first two games and previewing Denver vs. Kansas City

Broncos podcast: Evaluating Drew Lock’s first two games and previewing Denver vs. Kansas City

Plus, the sportswriters break down the fanbase’s rising excitement amid Lockapalooza, the increased role of linebacker Jeremiah Attaochu and much more. Read full article: Broncos podcast: Evaluating Drew Lock’s ...→

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How Alexander Johnson almost walked away from Broncos before becoming team’s breakout star of 2019

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How Alexander Johnson almost walked away from Broncos before becoming team’s breakout star of 2019

In this edition of the Kickin’ It Podcast, Alexander Johnson teaches Mark Kiszla how to screech like a big, mean dinosaur. (You’ve gotta hear it to believe it.) And in the “Just O… Read full article: Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How Alexand...→

Denver Broncos' Brandon McManus furious after coach nixes chance at historic field-goal try

Denver Broncos' Brandon McManus furious after coach nixes chance at historic field-goal try

While Denver Broncos kicker Brandon McManus proved to be the hero in the team’s close win over the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday, he was furious with coach Vic Fangio in the middle of the game. Read full article: Denver Broncos' Brandon McManus furious ...→

Brandon McManus field goal at buzzer lifts Broncos past Chargers in Drew Lock’s debut

Brandon McManus field goal at buzzer lifts Broncos past Chargers in Drew Lock’s debut

Courtland Sutton scored two first-half touchdowns and then drew a 37-yard pass interference penalty to set up Brandon McManus’ 53-yard field goal as time expired to give the Broncos a 23-20 win ove… Read full article: Brandon McManus field goal at buzzer lif...→

Quarterback Josh Allen “big reason” why Buffalo is 7-3 entering Sunday’s game vs. Broncos

Quarterback Josh Allen “big reason” why Buffalo is 7-3 entering Sunday’s game vs. Broncos

Less than two years removed from playing for Wyoming, the development of Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen was on full display in Sunday’s win at Miami. Read full article: Quarterback Josh Allen “big reason” why ...→

Broncos QB Brandon Allen says interception late in first half is “on me”

Broncos QB Brandon Allen says interception late in first half is “on me”

The Broncos had just turned a sack/forced fumble by defensive end Shelby Harris into a Brandon McManus field goal and a 20-0 lead Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings when the special teams created… Read full article: Broncos QB Brandon Allen says intercepti...→

Broncos at Vikings: Brandon Allen, you are no Tim Tebow

Broncos at Vikings: Brandon Allen, you are no Tim Tebow

JOHN SHIPLEY Vikings 34, Broncos 9: I’m done with the Oracle, which has steered me wrong the last few weeks. Otherwise, I would be 10-0 here. CHRIS TOMASSON Vikings 27, Broncos 10: The last time th… Read full article: Broncos at Vikings: Brandon Allen, you a...→

Broncos’ run defense is trending upwards, but faces critical challenge against Minnesota’s Dalvin Cook

Broncos’ run defense is trending upwards, but faces critical challenge against Minnesota’s Dalvin Cook

Denver, which stood at 0-4 and ranked 30th in the NFL in rush defense at 149.3 yards per game, has become stout against the run in the five games since. Read full article: Broncos’ run defense is trending upwards...→

Eagle Eye Podcast: A Huge Extension for Brandon Brooks

Eagle Eye Podcast: A Huge Extension for Brandon Brooks

On the latest Eagle Eye podcast presented by Nissan, Reuben Frank and Dave Zangaro react to Brandon Brooks' four-year extension worth over $56 million.  Read full article: Eagle Eye Podcast: A Huge Extension for ...→

Big plays propel Broncos past Browns in Brandon Allen’s debut

Big plays propel Broncos past Browns in Brandon Allen’s debut

Broncos quarterback Brandon Allen threw two touchdowns in his first NFL regular-season start and Denver’s defense allowed just one touchdown in five red-zone trips in a 24-19 victory over Cle… Read full article: Big plays propel Broncos past Browns in ...→

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen throws 1st NFL touchdown, a 21-yd strike to Courtland Sutton against Browns

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen throws 1st NFL touchdown, a 21-yd strike to Courtland Sutton against Browns

In his first NFL start, Denver’s quarterback connected with Courtland Sutton for a 21-yard touchdown against the Browns in the first quarter at Empower Field at Mile High on Sunday. Read full article: WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen throws 1st...→

Broncos QB Brandon Allen’s preparation won’t change for “great opportunity”

Broncos QB Brandon Allen’s preparation won’t change for “great opportunity”

The chance for Broncos quarterback Brandon Allen to start and even play in a regular-season NFL game has been four years in the making and covered stops in Jacksonville and Los Angeles. Read full article: Broncos QB Brandon Allen’s preparation w...→

Broncos Mailbag: Just who is Brandon Allen?

Broncos Mailbag: Just who is Brandon Allen?

Allen was named the starting quarterback on Monday by coach Vic Fangio for at least this week’s game against Cleveland. Read full article: Broncos Mailbag: Just who is Brandon All...→

Injury will keep Brandon Aiyuk out of Senior Bowl, but not off receiver-needy teams like Broncos

Injury will keep Brandon Aiyuk out of Senior Bowl, but not off receiver-needy teams like Broncos

In his only season as the Sun Devils’ top option, Brandon Aiyuk caught 65 passes for an average of 18.3 yards per catch, seventh nationally among receivers with at least 60 receptions. Read full article: Injury will keep Brandon Aiyuk out of Se...→

Crain's Daily Gist podcast: Pritzker faces a tough second year

The Illinois governor has an understanding with Lightfoot on a Chicago casino, but pension and tax battles await, Crain's Greg Hinz tells Amy Guth. Plus, CME's bitcoin debut, the latest on weed sales, and more. Read full article: Crain's Daily Gist podcast: Pritzker fac...→

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: Broncos president Joe Ellis says, “The losing grates on you. And it grates on fans.”

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: Broncos president Joe Ellis says, “The losing grates on you. And it grates on fans.”

Broncos president Joe Ellis is at the center of the Bowlen family feud for control of the team. He talks with Mark Kiszla about the looming ownership battle in this edition of the Kickin’ It … Read full article: Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: Broncos pre...→

'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' faces a tall order: Satisfying legions of fans

'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' faces a tall order: Satisfying legions of fans

"The Rise of Skywalker," the final installment in the nine-part film series, has to pull off a high-wire act like few Hollywood blockbusters. Read full article: 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' faces...→

Read Optional podcast: Huskies’ recruiting extravaganza with Brandon Huffman

Read Optional podcast: Huskies’ recruiting extravaganza with Brandon Huffman

What will recruiting under Jimmy Lake look like for UW? Will the Huskies’ new head coach go toe-to-toe with Oregon's SEC-style recruiting? Read full article: Read Optional podcast: Huskies’ recruiti...→

Task for Broncos rookie quarterback Drew Lock in second start: Figuring out Texans’ pass rush plan

Task for Broncos rookie quarterback Drew Lock in second start: Figuring out Texans’ pass rush plan

In his NFL debut last week, Broncos quarterback Drew Lock faced five or more Los Angeles Chargers pass rushers on only six of his 34 drop-backs. Read full article: Task for Broncos rookie quarterback Drew...→

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon McManus’ 53-yard game-winning field goal against the Chargers

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon McManus’ 53-yard game-winning field goal against the Chargers

The Broncos kicker was all smiles after nailing a 53-yard field goal as time ran out to give Denver a 23-20 win over the Chargers. Read full article: WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon McManus’ 53-yard...→

WATCH: Broncos’ Justin Simmons intercepts pass by Bills QB Josh Allen

WATCH: Broncos’ Justin Simmons intercepts pass by Bills QB Josh Allen

Broncos safety Justin Simmons snagged his third interception of the year on Sunday, picking off Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen in the second quarter. Read full article: WATCH: Broncos’ Justin Simmons intercept...→

Kiszla: Would Broncos be better off with Bradley Chubb or Josh Allen on their team? That’s an easy answer.

Kiszla: Would Broncos be better off with Bradley Chubb or Josh Allen on their team? That’s an easy answer.

A quarterback with a gunslinger’s swagger is harder to find and way more valuable than a defender with elite pass-rushing skills. That’s the truth any day of Sheep Week … and twice on NFL Sundays.… Read full article: Kiszla: Would Broncos be better off with...→

Broncos at Vikings picks: Brandon Allen, you are no Tim Tebow

Broncos at Vikings picks: Brandon Allen, you are no Tim Tebow

BOB SANSEVERE Vikings 27, Broncos 14: This is a trap game, but the Vikings can’t lose, right? Right?   JOHN SHIPLEY Vikings 34, Broncos 9: I’m done with the Oracle, which has steered me wrong … Read full article: Broncos at Vikings picks: Brandon Allen,...→

Broncos podcast: Previewing the Week 11 showdown between Denver and Minnesota at U.S. Bank Stadium

Broncos podcast: Previewing the Week 11 showdown between Denver and Minnesota at U.S. Bank Stadium

Forecasting Brandon Allen’s first road start, how the Denver defense can contain the NFL’s leading rusher in Dalvin Cook, what an upset victory could do for the Broncos’ overall f… Read full article: Broncos podcast: Previewing the Week 11 ...→

Broncos podcast: Where does Drew Lock stand as the rookie quarterback returns to practice?

Broncos podcast: Where does Drew Lock stand as the rookie quarterback returns to practice?

Plus, injury updates on defensive back Will Parks, right tackle Ja’Wuan James and others as the Broncos prepare for a Week 11 road showdown in Minneapolis. Read full article: Broncos podcast: Where does Drew Lock st...→

Lunch Special: If Broncos QB Brandon Allen keeps winning, will Drew Lock not play this season?

Lunch Special: If Broncos QB Brandon Allen keeps winning, will Drew Lock not play this season?

Denver Post sports columnist Mark Kiszla answered questions during a live Lunch Special chat on Monday. Here are the highlights. Read full article: Lunch Special: If Broncos QB Brandon All...→

Kiszla: How Brandon Allen performed the most unlikely Sunday miracle in Broncos Country since Tim Tebow

Kiszla: How Brandon Allen performed the most unlikely Sunday miracle in Broncos Country since Tim Tebow

Truth be told, nobody in the stadium was more shocked than Brandon Allen when he threw the most ugly-beautiful touchdown pass by any quarterback in a Broncos uniform since Tim Tebow routinely turne… Read full article: Kiszla: How Brandon Allen performed the ...→

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen’s 75-yard TD pass to Noah Fant against Browns

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen’s 75-yard TD pass to Noah Fant against Browns

Early in the second quarter on Sunday, Allen connected on a pass with rookie tight end Noah Fant, who rumbled 75 yards en route to a touchdown against the Browns. Read full article: WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen’s 75-yard ...→

Madden NFL 20 simulation: How Brandon Allen fares for Broncos in second half of the season

Madden NFL 20 simulation: How Brandon Allen fares for Broncos in second half of the season

Brandon Allen has an overall rating of 46 (out of 99) in Madden. His strength is throwing power (81) and play action (76). He also has good speed (78) and acceleration (82) for a quarterback. Read full article: Madden NFL 20 simulation: How Brandon Al...→

Broncos Insider: Brandon Allen, the next Case Keenum? A look at the QB’s scouting reports from 2016 NFL draft.

Broncos Insider: Brandon Allen, the next Case Keenum? A look at the QB’s scouting reports from 2016 NFL draft.

After a herniated disk ruled out Joe Flacco from playing in Sunday’s game against the Browns, the Broncos have turned to backup quarterback Brandon Allen to lead them into battle. Let the Bra… Read full article: Broncos Insider: Brandon Allen, the next...→

UCLA men’s basketball faces tough, tall competition in Oregon

UCLA men’s basketball faces tough, tall competition in Oregon

Bruins begin the trip Thursday in Corvallis against Oregon State, which has lost four of its first six Pac-12 games after a 10-2 start but is stacked in the frontcourt with five players 6-foot-10 o… Read full article: UCLA men’s basketball faces tough, tall ...→

Injury will keep Brandon Aiyuk out of Senior Bowl, but not off receiver-needy teams like Broncos

Injury will keep Brandon Aiyuk out of Senior Bowl, but not off receiver-needy teams like Broncos

In his only season as the Sun Devils’ top option, Brandon Aiyuk caught 65 passes for an average of 18.3 yards per catch, seventh nationally among receivers with at least 60 receptions. Read full article: Injury will keep Brandon Aiyuk out of Se...→

Broncos podcast: Why did Orange Crush leader Randy Gradishar miss out on his call to Canton once again?

Broncos podcast: Why did Orange Crush leader Randy Gradishar miss out on his call to Canton once again?

Why didn’t Gradishar make the cut for the NFL’s special Centennial Slate? Plus, analysis on former Broncos and modern-day Hall of Fame finalists Steve Atwater and John Lynch. Read full article: Broncos podcast: Why did Orange Crush le...→

Crain's Daily Gist podcast: Pritzker faces a tough second year

The Illinois governor has an understanding with Lightfoot on a Chicago casino, but pension and tax battles await, Crain's Greg Hinz tells Amy Guth. Plus, CME's bitcoin debut, the latest on weed sales, and more. Read full article: Crain's Daily Gist podcast: Pritzker fac...→

Broncos OLB coach Brandon Staley to become Rams defensive coordinator, source says

Broncos OLB coach Brandon Staley to become Rams defensive coordinator, source says

Broncos outside linebackers coach Brandon Staley will be the Los Angeles Rams’ new defensive coordinator, a league source confirmed Friday night. He is the first assistant coach to leave the Bronco… Read full article: Broncos OLB coach Brandon Staley to beco...→

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: Broncos president Joe Ellis says, “The losing grates on you. And it grates on fans.”

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: Broncos president Joe Ellis says, “The losing grates on you. And it grates on fans.”

Broncos president Joe Ellis is at the center of the Bowlen family feud for control of the team. He talks with Mark Kiszla about the looming ownership battle in this edition of the Kickin’ It … Read full article: Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: Broncos pre...→

Broncos podcast: Players with the most to prove in season finale against Raiders

Broncos podcast: Players with the most to prove in season finale against Raiders

In the latest First-and-Orange podcast episode, Broncos beat writers Ryan O’Halloran and Kyle Fredrickson examine the most compelling storylines entering Week 17 against the Raiders. Topics include… Read full article: Broncos podcast: Players with the most t...→

'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' faces a tall order: Satisfying legions of fans

'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' faces a tall order: Satisfying legions of fans

"The Rise of Skywalker," the final installment in the nine-part film series, has to pull off a high-wire act like few Hollywood blockbusters. Read full article: 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' faces...→

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How hitting a baseball helped Broncos Courtland Sutton become one of NFL’s best receivers

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How hitting a baseball helped Broncos Courtland Sutton become one of NFL’s best receivers

Broncos wide receiver Courtland Sutton explains the art and science of a one-handed grab for a touchdown in this edition of the Kickin’ It Podcast. Read full article: Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How hitting...→

Read Optional podcast: Huskies’ recruiting extravaganza with Brandon Huffman

Read Optional podcast: Huskies’ recruiting extravaganza with Brandon Huffman

What will recruiting under Jimmy Lake look like for UW? Will the Huskies’ new head coach go toe-to-toe with Oregon's SEC-style recruiting? Read full article: Read Optional podcast: Huskies’ recruiti...→

Broncos podcast: Evaluating Drew Lock’s first two games and previewing Denver vs. Kansas City

Broncos podcast: Evaluating Drew Lock’s first two games and previewing Denver vs. Kansas City

Plus, the sportswriters break down the fanbase’s rising excitement amid Lockapalooza, the increased role of linebacker Jeremiah Attaochu and much more. Read full article: Broncos podcast: Evaluating Drew Lock’s ...→

Task for Broncos rookie quarterback Drew Lock in second start: Figuring out Texans’ pass rush plan

Task for Broncos rookie quarterback Drew Lock in second start: Figuring out Texans’ pass rush plan

In his NFL debut last week, Broncos quarterback Drew Lock faced five or more Los Angeles Chargers pass rushers on only six of his 34 drop-backs. Read full article: Task for Broncos rookie quarterback Drew...→

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How Alexander Johnson almost walked away from Broncos before becoming team’s breakout star of 2019

Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How Alexander Johnson almost walked away from Broncos before becoming team’s breakout star of 2019

In this edition of the Kickin’ It Podcast, Alexander Johnson teaches Mark Kiszla how to screech like a big, mean dinosaur. (You’ve gotta hear it to believe it.) And in the “Just O… Read full article: Kickin’ It with Kiz Podcast: How Alexand...→

Denver Broncos' Brandon McManus furious after coach nixes chance at historic field-goal try

Denver Broncos' Brandon McManus furious after coach nixes chance at historic field-goal try

While Denver Broncos kicker Brandon McManus proved to be the hero in the team’s close win over the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday, he was furious with coach Vic Fangio in the middle of the game. Read full article: Denver Broncos' Brandon McManus furious ...→

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon McManus’ 53-yard game-winning field goal against the Chargers

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon McManus’ 53-yard game-winning field goal against the Chargers

The Broncos kicker was all smiles after nailing a 53-yard field goal as time ran out to give Denver a 23-20 win over the Chargers. Read full article: WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon McManus’ 53-yard...→

Brandon McManus field goal at buzzer lifts Broncos past Chargers in Drew Lock’s debut

Brandon McManus field goal at buzzer lifts Broncos past Chargers in Drew Lock’s debut

Courtland Sutton scored two first-half touchdowns and then drew a 37-yard pass interference penalty to set up Brandon McManus’ 53-yard field goal as time expired to give the Broncos a 23-20 win ove… Read full article: Brandon McManus field goal at buzzer lif...→

WATCH: Broncos’ Justin Simmons intercepts pass by Bills QB Josh Allen

WATCH: Broncos’ Justin Simmons intercepts pass by Bills QB Josh Allen

Broncos safety Justin Simmons snagged his third interception of the year on Sunday, picking off Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen in the second quarter. Read full article: WATCH: Broncos’ Justin Simmons intercept...→

Quarterback Josh Allen “big reason” why Buffalo is 7-3 entering Sunday’s game vs. Broncos

Quarterback Josh Allen “big reason” why Buffalo is 7-3 entering Sunday’s game vs. Broncos

Less than two years removed from playing for Wyoming, the development of Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen was on full display in Sunday’s win at Miami. Read full article: Quarterback Josh Allen “big reason” why ...→

Kiszla: Would Broncos be better off with Bradley Chubb or Josh Allen on their team? That’s an easy answer.

Kiszla: Would Broncos be better off with Bradley Chubb or Josh Allen on their team? That’s an easy answer.

A quarterback with a gunslinger’s swagger is harder to find and way more valuable than a defender with elite pass-rushing skills. That’s the truth any day of Sheep Week … and twice on NFL Sundays.… Read full article: Kiszla: Would Broncos be better off with...→

Broncos QB Brandon Allen says interception late in first half is “on me”

Broncos QB Brandon Allen says interception late in first half is “on me”

The Broncos had just turned a sack/forced fumble by defensive end Shelby Harris into a Brandon McManus field goal and a 20-0 lead Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings when the special teams created… Read full article: Broncos QB Brandon Allen says intercepti...→

Broncos at Vikings picks: Brandon Allen, you are no Tim Tebow

Broncos at Vikings picks: Brandon Allen, you are no Tim Tebow

BOB SANSEVERE Vikings 27, Broncos 14: This is a trap game, but the Vikings can’t lose, right? Right?   JOHN SHIPLEY Vikings 34, Broncos 9: I’m done with the Oracle, which has steered me wrong … Read full article: Broncos at Vikings picks: Brandon Allen,...→

Broncos at Vikings: Brandon Allen, you are no Tim Tebow

Broncos at Vikings: Brandon Allen, you are no Tim Tebow

JOHN SHIPLEY Vikings 34, Broncos 9: I’m done with the Oracle, which has steered me wrong the last few weeks. Otherwise, I would be 10-0 here. CHRIS TOMASSON Vikings 27, Broncos 10: The last time th… Read full article: Broncos at Vikings: Brandon Allen, you a...→

Broncos podcast: Previewing the Week 11 showdown between Denver and Minnesota at U.S. Bank Stadium

Broncos podcast: Previewing the Week 11 showdown between Denver and Minnesota at U.S. Bank Stadium

Forecasting Brandon Allen’s first road start, how the Denver defense can contain the NFL’s leading rusher in Dalvin Cook, what an upset victory could do for the Broncos’ overall f… Read full article: Broncos podcast: Previewing the Week 11 ...→

Broncos’ run defense is trending upwards, but faces critical challenge against Minnesota’s Dalvin Cook

Broncos’ run defense is trending upwards, but faces critical challenge against Minnesota’s Dalvin Cook

Denver, which stood at 0-4 and ranked 30th in the NFL in rush defense at 149.3 yards per game, has become stout against the run in the five games since. Read full article: Broncos’ run defense is trending upwards...→

Broncos podcast: Where does Drew Lock stand as the rookie quarterback returns to practice?

Broncos podcast: Where does Drew Lock stand as the rookie quarterback returns to practice?

Plus, injury updates on defensive back Will Parks, right tackle Ja’Wuan James and others as the Broncos prepare for a Week 11 road showdown in Minneapolis. Read full article: Broncos podcast: Where does Drew Lock st...→

Eagle Eye Podcast: A Huge Extension for Brandon Brooks

Eagle Eye Podcast: A Huge Extension for Brandon Brooks

On the latest Eagle Eye podcast presented by Nissan, Reuben Frank and Dave Zangaro react to Brandon Brooks' four-year extension worth over $56 million.  Read full article: Eagle Eye Podcast: A Huge Extension for ...→

Lunch Special: If Broncos QB Brandon Allen keeps winning, will Drew Lock not play this season?

Lunch Special: If Broncos QB Brandon Allen keeps winning, will Drew Lock not play this season?

Denver Post sports columnist Mark Kiszla answered questions during a live Lunch Special chat on Monday. Here are the highlights. Read full article: Lunch Special: If Broncos QB Brandon All...→

Kiszla: How Brandon Allen performed the most unlikely Sunday miracle in Broncos Country since Tim Tebow

Kiszla: How Brandon Allen performed the most unlikely Sunday miracle in Broncos Country since Tim Tebow

Truth be told, nobody in the stadium was more shocked than Brandon Allen when he threw the most ugly-beautiful touchdown pass by any quarterback in a Broncos uniform since Tim Tebow routinely turne… Read full article: Kiszla: How Brandon Allen performed the ...→

Big plays propel Broncos past Browns in Brandon Allen’s debut

Big plays propel Broncos past Browns in Brandon Allen’s debut

Broncos quarterback Brandon Allen threw two touchdowns in his first NFL regular-season start and Denver’s defense allowed just one touchdown in five red-zone trips in a 24-19 victory over Cle… Read full article: Big plays propel Broncos past Browns in ...→

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen’s 75-yard TD pass to Noah Fant against Browns

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen’s 75-yard TD pass to Noah Fant against Browns

Early in the second quarter on Sunday, Allen connected on a pass with rookie tight end Noah Fant, who rumbled 75 yards en route to a touchdown against the Browns. Read full article: WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen’s 75-yard ...→

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen throws 1st NFL touchdown, a 21-yd strike to Courtland Sutton against Browns

WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen throws 1st NFL touchdown, a 21-yd strike to Courtland Sutton against Browns

In his first NFL start, Denver’s quarterback connected with Courtland Sutton for a 21-yard touchdown against the Browns in the first quarter at Empower Field at Mile High on Sunday. Read full article: WATCH: Broncos’ Brandon Allen throws 1st...→

Madden NFL 20 simulation: How Brandon Allen fares for Broncos in second half of the season

Madden NFL 20 simulation: How Brandon Allen fares for Broncos in second half of the season

Brandon Allen has an overall rating of 46 (out of 99) in Madden. His strength is throwing power (81) and play action (76). He also has good speed (78) and acceleration (82) for a quarterback. Read full article: Madden NFL 20 simulation: How Brandon Al...→

Broncos QB Brandon Allen’s preparation won’t change for “great opportunity”

Broncos QB Brandon Allen’s preparation won’t change for “great opportunity”

The chance for Broncos quarterback Brandon Allen to start and even play in a regular-season NFL game has been four years in the making and covered stops in Jacksonville and Los Angeles. Read full article: Broncos QB Brandon Allen’s preparation w...→

Broncos Insider: Brandon Allen, the next Case Keenum? A look at the QB’s scouting reports from 2016 NFL draft.

Broncos Insider: Brandon Allen, the next Case Keenum? A look at the QB’s scouting reports from 2016 NFL draft.

After a herniated disk ruled out Joe Flacco from playing in Sunday’s game against the Browns, the Broncos have turned to backup quarterback Brandon Allen to lead them into battle. Let the Bra… Read full article: Broncos Insider: Brandon Allen, the next...→

Broncos Mailbag: Just who is Brandon Allen?

Broncos Mailbag: Just who is Brandon Allen?

Allen was named the starting quarterback on Monday by coach Vic Fangio for at least this week’s game against Cleveland. Read full article: Broncos Mailbag: Just who is Brandon All...→