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As rain poured down at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, it took a "Bull Durham" moment to get the Broncos on the field for the first time in the 2013 season.
Share TweetENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- A year ago, the Broncos held their annual summer scrimmage, and many of those packed into the stadium's lower bowl that night wondered if, after a year off because of multiple neck surgeries, Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning would …Source: ESPN.com
Liriano stays hot, leads Pirates past RockiesUpdated Aug 3 Share TweetFrancisco Liriano continued his recent dominance with seven strong innings, and Jose Tabata homered and drove in two runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-2 win over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday night.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetCANTON, Ohio—Warren Sapp has become the second Tampa Bay Buccaneer to enter the Pro Football Hall of Fame, 18 years after Lee Roy Selmon was enshrined.Share TweetForty-five summers ago, the Denver Broncos tried Curley Culp at offensive guard. Tonight, he joined 32 other defensive linemen in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Finally. A five-time Pro Bowler whose playing career ended in 1981, Culp waited nearly three…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetThousands of Broncos fans who entered Sports Authority Field at Mile High several hours prior to Saturday’s Summer Scrimmage were treated to a sneak peek at the approximately $30 million in stadium renovations that were undertaken in the offseason. Fans…Source: denverbroncos.comShare TweetRyan Lilja has unretired in part to help former teammate Peyton Manning not have the guy snapping Manning the football thrown into his legs. Manning has shown his gratitude in a way that makes him look fairly square. “He’s got everyone calling me Taylor…Share TweetTwo minor league players in the Colorado Rockies organization have been charged with first degree rape and would face life in prison in if convicted. The players have been identified as Class-A Asheville relief pitchers Michael Mason and Jesse Meaux, an…Source: yahoo.com
Broncos cornerbacks ready to step up if injuries strike Denver againUpdated Aug 3 Share TweetThe Broncos spent $5 million to bring free-agent cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie into their secondary. No wonder there was a gasp at Dove Valley when Rodgers-Cromartie hit the ground with an injury.Share TweetWhile his six other classmates for this weekend's enshrinement sported blue golf shirts given them by the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Cris Carter was dressed in suit and tie.
Liriano Cruises To 12th WinAug 3Francisco Liriano tossed seven scoreless innings to lead the Pirates past the Rockies and improve to 12-4 on the season.
2013 NFL training camp -- New-look Chiefs might surpriseAug 3Here are five things John Clayton took away from his visit to the Kansas City Chiefs' training camp.