DENVER BROCONS

The Denver Broncos bring back Marlon Brown

The Denver Broncos have re-signed 25-year old WR Marlon Brown.  He was placed on I.R. and then released with a injury settlement due to a back injury.  Apparently he is healthy and ready to go now.  Brown played in 10 games (2 starts) for the Ravens last year and he caught 14 passes for 112 […]

November 21, 2016 9:21 pm read more

Denver Broncos 25, New Orleans Saints 23

The Denver Broncos looked like they were in trouble when Drew Brees hit WR Brandin Cooks with a 23-yard TD pass to tie the game 23-23 with 1:22 left in the game.  That is when the magic happened!  Rookie safety Justin Simmons out of Boston College jumped over the Saints’ offensive line and blocked the […]

November 14, 2016 5:55 pm read more

Denver Broncos (6-3) vs. New Orleans Saints (4-4)

The Denver Broncos lost 30-20 at Oakland against the Raiders last week to fall into 3rd place in the AFC West.  The New Orleans Saints are coming off a 41-23 thumping of the 49ers in San Francisco last weekend.  They are red hot right now, as they have won 4 of their last 5 games.  […]

November 10, 2016 9:01 pm read more

The Denver Broncos are getting solid work from their top pair of WRs in 2016

The Denver Broncos are getting outstanding work out of 29-year old WR Emmanuel Sanders and 28-year old WR Demaryius Thomas.  Sanders has played in 9 games (all starts) for the Broncos so far this year and he has caught 49 passes for 614 yards (12.5 avg) with 3 TD grabs.  He has caught 49 of […]

November 10, 2016 2:51 pm read more

The Denver Broncos lose Derek Wolfe for a while

The Denver Broncos have lost 26-year old DE Derek Wolfe for at least a couple weeks and probably longer due to a hairline fracture of his elbow.  He has played in 9 games for the Broncos so far this year and he has 30 tackles, 4.5 sacks and 3 passes defensed.  The Broncos will turn […]

November 8, 2016 2:30 pm read more

Oakland Raiders 30, Denver Broncos 20

The Denver Broncos were probably preparing to stop QB Derek Carr and his WRs all week in practice, but the Raiders decided to come out last night and pound the Broncos’ weakness, their run defense!  The Broncos couldn’t get off the field defensively, as the Raiders had possession of the ball for a stunning 41:28 […]

November 7, 2016 10:21 pm read more

DENVER NUGGETS

Wilson Chandler is making up for lost time for the Denver Nuggets in 2016-17

29-year old SF/SG Wilson Chandler missed the 2015-16 season for the Denver Nuggets due to injury, but he’s making up for lost time so far this year!  Chandler has now played in 11 games (0 starts) for the Nuggets so far this year and he is averaging 29.8 minutes, 17.1 points, 7.2 rebounds and 1.5 […]

November 22, 2016 11:15 pm read more

The rookies are off to a rough start for the Denver Nuggets in 2016-17

The Denver Nuggets don’t have much P.T. available for their rookies so far this year.  19-year old shooting guard Jamal Murray has played the most of the trio of rookies on the Nuggets so far this year, but he is off to a rough start.  Murray has played in 6 games (2 starts) for the […]

November 8, 2016 8:27 pm read more

The Denver Nuggets are off to a so-so start in 2016-17

The Denver Nuggets have an old school kind of team as they have two big guys surrounded by shooters.  They are 1-2 so far in 2016-17.  They are averaging 107.3 points per game (#9 in the NBA) and they are giving up 107.3 points per game (#21 in the NBA so far this year).  They […]

November 4, 2016 2:46 am read more

The Denver Nuggets will be without Will Barton for a while

The Denver Nuggets will be without 25-year old shooting guard Will Barton for a while due to a sprained left ankle.  Barton has played in 3 games (all starts) so far this year and he is averaging 35.3 minutes, 18.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game.  Barton is shooting 50% from the floor, […]

November 3, 2016 4:33 am read more

The Denver Nuggets are going to unleash Jusuf Nurkic in 2016-17

The Denver Nuggets are going to take the shackles off of 22-year old center Jusuf Nurkic in 2016-17!  He played in 32 games (3 starts) for the Nuggets last year and he averaged 17.1 minutes, 8.2 points, 5.5 rebounds, 1.3 assists and 1.4 blocked shots per game.  He shot only 41.7% from the floor and […]

October 26, 2016 5:20 pm read more

Nikola Jokic is getting his big shot in 2016-17 for the Denver Nuggets

21-year old Nikola Jokic is going to be the starting power forward for the Denver Nuggets in 2016-17!  Jokic played in 80 games (55 starts) as a rookie last year for the Nuggets and he averaged 21.7 minutes, 10.0 points, 7.0 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.0 steal per game.  He shot 51.2% from the floor, […]

October 26, 2016 3:10 am read more

DENVER ROCKIES

D.J. LaMahieu of the Colorado Rockies finished #15 in the voting for the 2016 N.L. MVP Award

28-year old righty swinging 2B D.J. LaMahieu of the Colorado Rockies finished #15 in the voting for the 2016 National League MVP Award.  LaMahieu played in 146 games for the Rockies last year and he was 192 of 552 (.348 avg, .911 OPS) with 104 runs scored, 11 homers, 66 RBI  and 11 stolen bases.  […]

November 25, 2016 2:05 pm read more

The Colorado Rockies re-sign Rosell Herrera

The Colorado Rockies have re-signed 24-year old switch-hitting IF/OF Rosell Herrera to a minor league deal.  Herrera played in 126 games in AA-ball for the Rockies last year and he was 124 of 425 (.292 avg, .753 OPS) with 61 runs scored, 5 homers, 66 RBI and 36 stolen bases.  Herrera has now played in […]

November 25, 2016 1:39 pm read more

The Colorado Rockies have brought back Josh Rutledge

The Colorado Rockies have signed 27-year old righty swinging infielder Josh Rutledge to a minor league deal.  He played in 28 games for the Red Sox last year and he was 13 of 49 (.265 avg, .733 OPS) with 9 runs scored, 0 homers, 3 RBI and 2 stolen bases.  He has now played in […]

November 25, 2016 1:34 pm read more

The Colorado Rockies sign Evan Grills

The Colorado Rockies have signed 24-year old lefty starter/reliever Evan Grills to a minor league deal.  Grills pitched in 24 games (19 starts) in A+AA+AAA-ball for the Astros last year and he was 9-8 with 1 save, a 3.71 ERA and a 1.14 WHIP.  Grills gave up 131 hits (20 homers) and 23 walks while […]

November 17, 2016 6:04 am read more

Jon Gray of the Colorado Rockies finishes tied for #6 in the voting for the N.L. Rookie of the Year Award

25-year old righty starting pitcher Jon Gray of the Colorado Rockies finished tied for #6 (with Steven Matz of the Mets and Seung-hwan Oh of the Cardinals) for the 2016 N.L. Rookie of the Year Award.  Gray pitched in 29 games (all starts) for the Rockies last year and he was 10-10 with a 4.61 […]

November 17, 2016 4:41 am read more

Trevor Story of the Colorado Rockies finishes #4 in the voting for the 2016 N.L. Rookie of the Year Award

23-year old righty swinging SS Trevor Story of the Colorado Rockies finished #4 in the voting for the 2016 N.L. Rookie of the Year Award.  Story played in 97 games in 2016 for the Rockies and he was 101 of 372 (.272 avg, .909 OPS) with 67 runs scored, 27 homers, 72 RBI and 8 […]

November 17, 2016 4:36 am read more