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Michael Sam signed by CFL's Montreal Alouettes

Michael Sam signed by CFL's Montreal Alouettes

denverpost.com Updated 1 hour ago
Michael Sam has found a pro football job. In Canada.Sam, the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL, signed a two-year contract Friday with the Montreal Alouettes of the
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  • Vance Walker brings value, versatility in attempt to rebound wi…

    Vance Walker brings value, versatility in attempt to rebound with Broncos

    denverpost.com 3 hours ago
    Vance Walker didn't play much for Kansas City, unable to supplant Allen Bailey or Jaye Howard. But his versatility should help the Denver Broncos.
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  • Peyton Manning, teammates to have fight song conducting battle …

    Peyton Manning, teammates to have fight song conducting battle at Taste of the Broncos

    denverpost.com 21 hours ago
    Game. On.As part of the Taste of the Broncos fund-raising event on June 16 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, Peyton Manning and some of his Broncos teammates will go head-to-head in a
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  • Broncos rookie Jeff Heuerman faces setback with injury but futu…

    Broncos rookie Jeff Heuerman faces setback with injury but future remains bright

    denverpost.com 21 hours ago
    When the Broncos selected Ohio State's Jeff Heuerman in the third round of the NFL draft, they believed they got a steal - a versatile, athletic and proven leader at tight end.
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  • De La Rosa sets franchise mark in shaky start

    De La Rosa sets franchise mark in shaky start

    MLB.com nytimes.com May 21 (yesterday)
    Left-hander Jorge De La Rosa surpassed Ubaldo Jimenez as Colorado's career strikeout leader during an otherwise unremarkable start in the Rockies' 7-3 victory over the Phillies on Thursday.
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  • Antonio Smith child abuse investigation is “sexual in nature”

    Antonio Smith child abuse investigation is “sexual in nature”

    profootballtalk.com May 21 (yesterday)
    Earlier on Thursday, multiple reports emerged regarding an investigation of Broncos defensive lineman Antonio Smith for child abuse. According to the Associated Press, the investigation involves a more ominous element. Fort Bend County (Texas) Sheriff T…
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  • Aaron Hernandez pleads not guilty to witness intimidation

    Aaron Hernandez pleads not guilty to witness intimidation

    denverpost.com May 21 (yesterday)
    BOSTON (AP) — Former NFL player Aaron Hernandez, sporting a new neck tattoo while making his first court appearance since being sentenced to life in prison for murder, pleaded not guilty on Thursday to a charge he tried to silence a witness in a separat…
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  • Broncos DE Antonio Smith Under Investigation in Texas

    Broncos DE Antonio Smith Under Investigation in Texas

    nytimes.com yahoo.com denverpost.com May 21 (yesterday)
    Denver Broncos defensive end Antonio Smith is under investigation in Texas over a criminal allegation the local sheriff described Thursday as "sexual in nature."
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  • Former players: NFL teams 'conspired' to push painkillers

    Former players: NFL teams 'conspired' to push painkillers

    denverpost.com May 21 (yesterday)
    BALTIMORE (AP) — Hundreds of former players have filed a lawsuit claiming all 32 NFL teams, their doctors, trainers and medical staffs obtained and provided painkillers to players — often illegally — as part of a decades-long conspiracy to keep them on …
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  • Appeals court backs $50M settlement in NFL retirees case

    Appeals court backs $50M settlement in NFL retirees case

    denverpost.com May 21 (yesterday)
    A federal appeals court has upheld a judge's approval of a $50 million settlement in a lawsuit over publicity rights for retired NFL players.
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  • Judge dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice

    Judge dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice

    denverpost.com May 21 (yesterday)
    MAYS LANDING, N.J. — A judge on Thursday dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice, who was captured by a surveillance camera knocking his then-fiancee unconscious in a hotel
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  • Peyton Manning among celebrities in David Letterman's final Top…

    Peyton Manning among celebrities in David Letterman's final Top Ten

    Hey, you may have heard that David Letterman is retiring! It's true! And unlike Brett Favre, he's probably going to stay retired! On Wednesday night, Letterman aired his final show, a well-earned farewell after decades of hilarity and absurdity. As part…
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  • Statcast: Howard's homer leaves bat at 108 mph

    Statcast: Howard's homer leaves bat at 108 mph

    MLB.com May 21 (yesterday)
    Ryan Howard sent a 1-1 slider 454 feet to center field for a solo home run in a 4-2 victory over the Rockies, giving the Phillies seven wins in their last eight games
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  • Phillies Stay Hot With 4-2 Win Over Rockies

    Phillies Stay Hot With 4-2 Win Over Rockies

    nytimes.com May 21 (yesterday)
    Nick Hundley hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning and the Colorado Rockies beat Philadelphia 6-5 on Tuesday night to snap the Phillies' six-game winning streak.
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  • Darian Stewart believes Broncos free safety job his 'to lose'

    Darian Stewart believes Broncos free safety job his 'to lose'

    denverpost.com May 20 (2 days ago)
    At a podium at Dove Valley, only 10 yards from the practice field where players etch their names into the lineup, Darian Stewart stood before the media and addressed one of the Broncos' scant vacancies: free safety.
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  • Roger Goodell: Germany, Mexico possible sites for NFL games

    Roger Goodell: Germany, Mexico possible sites for NFL games

    denverpost.com May 20 (2 days ago)
    A future regular-season NFL game in Mexico or Germany was discussed by NFL owners Wednesday.
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  • Timetable for decision on NFL teams in LA could be moved up

    Timetable for decision on NFL teams in LA could be moved up

    denverpost.com May 20 (2 days ago)
    The NFL could approve a team move to Los Angeles by the end of the year, with a club playing in the area by the 2016 season.
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  • Night after ejection, Hundley hits decisive HR

    Night after ejection, Hundley hits decisive HR

    MLB.com May 20 (3 days ago)
    For the second straight night, Rockies catcher Nick Hundley batted in the eighth inning and ended up shouting as he left the field. But Hundley will take the screams of Tuesday over the yells of Monday. Hundley launched a two-out solo homer to give the …
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  • Video - Broncos DE Antonio Smith under investigation 01:49

    Broncos DE Antonio Smith under investigation

    May 21
    ESPN NFL Nation reporter Tania Ganguli discusses the news that Broncos defensive end Antonio Smith is under investigation for criminal allegations described as sexual in nature.
  • Video - Peyton Manning joins 'Letterman' 00:11

    Peyton Manning joins 'Letterman'

    May 21
    Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning takes part in the "Top 10 List" on the final episode of "The Late Show with David Letterman."
  • Video - Darius Kilgo has advantage as rookie 01:07

    Darius Kilgo has advantage as rookie

    May 15
    ESPN Broncos reporter Jeff Legwold says rookie Darius Kilgo is the only true nose tackle on the roster.
  • Video - Broncos set to honor owner Pat Bowlen 02:05

    Broncos set to honor owner Pat Bowlen

    May 14
    ESPN NFL Insider Phil Savage discusses Pat Bowlen's election to the Broncos' Ring of Fame.

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