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Brent Briggeman

Air Force Academy Sports Reporter

Brent Briggeman has been with the The Gazette since 2006 and began covering Air Force athletics in the fall of 2012. While with The Gazette I've jumped from layout & design to covering the Sky Sox to spending several years overseeing our high school sports coverage. I've written for newspapers at the University of Kansas, St. Joseph, Mo., and Maui. (By the way, one of those things is not like the other)

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Former Air Force player, assistant lands NFL coaching gig

By: Brent Briggeman

Jemal Singleton is joining the Indianapolis Colts as a running backs coach, the team announced on Tuesday.

Singleton most recently served as special teams coordinator and running backs coach at Arkansas, the...

Air Force hopes changes lead to different result vs. Nevada

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

Back when Air Force was blown out by Nevada on Jan. 9, Frank Toohey was a practice-court warrior with a cool nickname and 11 career points to his credit against Division I opponents.

C.J. Siples was a backup...

Air Force's Siples receives Mountain West honor

By: Brent Briggeman

The Mountain West named CJ Siples its basketball player of the week on Monday, recognizing the sophomore’s play over his first two starts as Air Force’s point guard.

Replacing the injured Trevor Lyons before...

Mountain West honors Air Force guard CJ Siples

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

The Mountain West named CJ Siples its men's basketball player of the week on Monday, recognizing the sophomore's play over his first two starts as Air Force's point guard.

Replacing the injured Trevor Lyons...

Miller has surprising message after earning Super Bowl MVP award

By: Brent Briggeman, The Gazette

Von Miller had a surprising message after his MVP performance in Super Bowl 50.

The message from the linebacker wasn’t to Broncos fans. It wasn’t to defensive coordinator Wade Phillips. It wasn’t even to...

Broncos' backup hopes to keep ball that may have been Manning's final completion

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

Bennie Fowler caught what could be Peyton Manning's final pass.

Be he really, really didn't want to pass it back.

"He's got all the records in the world," Fowler said when asked what was going to...

Tough enough: Denver's defense carries it to Super Bowl title

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Break out the superlatives, because this Denver Broncos defense just sacked its way into the best-ever conversation.

The defense carried the Broncos past Carolina 24-10 in a...

Bond with Broncos, Kubiak will have Air Force's Calhoun cheering loudly in Super Bowl

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

Troy Calhoun has lived 20 of his 49 years in Colorado, which alone could have lured him into becoming a Denver Broncos fan.

But what really made him fanatical about the AFC's representative in Sunday's Super...