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Denver Broncos News: Horse Tracks - 5/29/13

If I could think back to a time when a Bronco team was so entirely focused on winning as a team and not the least bit interested in personal statistics or gain, would be the 1997-98 seasons. A disheartening loss breeds determination, God I'm stoked!!


Unselfish WR Corps 'All About Winning' |
The Broncos wide receivers aren't concerned with personal statistics -- they're all about getting to the last game of the season and winning it.

Competition in Practice Brings out the Best |
With Pro Bowlers on both sides of the ball, competition in Broncos practices is making everybody better.

Denver Broncos News and Blogs

Gase Comfortable as OC |
Offensive coordinator Adam Gase says experience from last year and the staff in place this year have helped his transition from quarterbacks coach to offensive coordinator.

Remembering Mike Heimerdinger | First-and-Orange — The Denver Post
Former Broncos assistant coach Mike Heimerdinger — always Dinger to those who knew him — routinely reminded me I lacked civility in that my last full round of golf was in, yes, 1996.

Broncos are really good, but how good after the regular season? - Denver Post
Even the most cynical of skeptics has to admit the Broncos are loaded in 2013. They had the NFL's second-best offense last year, as ranked by points, and added a terrific right guard in Louis Vasquez, the league's unquestioned best slot receiver in Wes Welker and a potential workhorse running back in Montee Ball.

Abraham gave Broncos sticker shock — and Denver wasn't alone - Denver Post
John Abraham simply wants much more money than the Broncos want to pay him. And while anyone who's watched the Broncos through the years should know to never say never, it's safe to say the Broncos moved on.

Denver Bronco Legends: Tyrone Braxton aka "Chicken" | Bronco Planet
Everyone enjoys cheering for an Underdog or Longshot. Overcoming long odds through hard work and focus is something the average Joe can identify with. When someone overachieves and overcomes adversity, we see that anything is possible if we try hard enough and don’t surrender to our dreams.

Peyton Manning is true a man of letters, the handwritten kind -
Peyton Manning has had dozens of signature moments in his football career that the outside world didn't witness.

Reports: Cullen Finnerty passes away | ProFootballTalk
Cullen Finnerty, a quarterback who had stints with the Ravens and Broncos, has been found dead after going missing on Sunday while fishing in Michigan, multiple media outlets reported Tuesday night.

Bronco players, coaches, personnel holding 9-hole golf outing today | First-and-Orange
Today, at a golf course near the team’s headquarters, more than 100 Bronco players, coaches and personnel will participate in a 9-hole golf outing.

Charles Woodson: Denver Broncos didn't make good enough offer - NFL Videos
Oakland Raiders safety Charles Woodson joins "NFL Total Access" to talk about his return to The Black Hole and why he didn't sign with the Denver Broncos.

Shaun Phillips feliz por ter assindo com o Broncos "
Após a partida do pass rusher Elvis Dumervil, o Denver Broncos abriu uma grande necessidade no time para realizar a função. Um time que almeja o Super Bowl em 2013 não poderia se dar ao luxo de não contratar um grande nome para o lugar do antigo jogador.

Elvis Dumervil Lists Colorado Home for $2.7 Million : News : Realty Today
The Baltimore Ravens linebacker, Elvis Dumervil has reportedly listed his plush home in Castle Rock, Colorado for $2.7 million.

NFL News and Blogs

Uffsides: Behind the scenes with the NFL's new rookies -
Dan Rubenstein spent three days in Los Angeles interviewing every NFL rookie who plays an offensive skill position, and he joins Uffsides to share the inside stories: Who's going to make an impact?

Which NFC teams could go from worst to first in 2013? -
Just because a team was terrible in 2012, doesn't mean it won't have a chance to contend in 2013. We take a look at the division cellar dwellers from the NFC last season and break down their chances next season.

Adrian Peterson tops NFL's most indispensable offensive players -
There are certain NFL players whom teams simply cannot live without. Adam Schein identifies nine such studs on the offensive side of the ball, including Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall.

DeMarco Murray: I'll play in all 16 Cowboys games -
DeMarco Murray can look like a star when he's healthy. Unfortunately for the Dallas Cowboys, staying on the field has been a problem for the running back, but he has a plan.

D.J. Hayden in hospital, likely out until Raiders camp -
Oakland Raiders first-round draft pick D.J. Hayden has been hospitalized with an abdominal injury. There is some good news, though, as it doesn't appear to be related to Hayden's previous heart condition.

Anquan Boldin emerges as 49ers' go-to guy in practice -
The San Francisco 49ers will have to lean heavily on Anquan Boldin following Michael Crabtree's Achilles tendon surgery. How quickly is the veteran picking up the 49ers' offense?

Dez Bryant: Michael Jordan told me to avoid trouble -
Dez Bryant met Michael Jordan at the NBA legend's birthday party in February. Their conversation was brief, but what Jordan said stuck with the Dallas Cowboys wide receiver.

Are the Falcons the team to beat in the NFC? | National Football Post
The 49ers and Seahawks engaged in an offseason arms race, loading up two already stacked rosters with free agents and draft picks.

The Norv Turner effect | National Football Post
Ten seasons have passed since the Cleveland Browns last made an appearance in the postseason. During that time, the once-proud franchise has gone 52-108 (.325) during the regular season with just one winning campaign (10-6 in 2007). Needless to say, the city is ready for a new era in Browns football.

Ducks New Coach Mark Helfrich Responds To Shocking Scandal |
New Oregon Ducks football head coach Mark Helfrich thought he was getting a pretty sweet deal when he took over with a beyond-potent rushing attack, much-improved defense and a playmaking quarterback that was just a sophomore.

If teams have interest in JaMarcus Russell, they’re hiding it | ProFootballTalk
JaMarcus Russell, the first overall pick in the 2007 NFL draft, wants to return to the NFL. So far, no teams have publicly proclaimed any interest.

Members of Congress to Snyder: The R-word is like the N-word | ProFootballTalk
Several members of Congress have sent a letter to Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder, telling him that when he promises never to change the name of his team, he’s promising to keep using a racial slur. (smh...)