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More of the same for the Denver Broncos in loss to the Vikings

It’s remarkable how Denver finds new ways to lose.

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What can you say when it’s all been said before?

In case you’re just tuning in, the 2019 Denver Broncos are a bad football team. During Sunday’s debacle, Denver fooled everyone into thinking that they were turning a corner by shutting out the Minnesota Vikings in the first half, 20-0. Then, like a little bird realizing it was soaring too far from the nest, the Broncos took a nosedive headlong into maybe the most heartbreaking loss of the year. The Broncos found a way to lose to the Vikings by letting them score touchdowns on every possession during the second half. Every. Single. One. 27-23, Vikings.

Rather than rant and rave over missed opportunities and bad calls, of which there were many, let’s focus on the positive. There are only 6 games left in this abysmal tire-fire of a season. That’s your silver-lining. The season is within striking distance of coming to its merciful end and it can’t come soon enough.

The Broncos may yet win one or two more games, but I’ll save those moral victory wins for those that want to fight with the tank-for-draft-position’ fans. You all can scrap and wrestle all you want, but it’s a poor distraction for what an impressive disappointment this season has been. The sooner it’s over, the better off all of Broncos Country will be.


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