David Ramsey

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David Ramsey has written sports columns for The Gazette for 10 years. He's visited all 50 states, and he's wise enough to realize Colorado is the best of those 50. He's a graduate of Denver South High School, Abilene Christian University and Syracuse University, where he earned a master's degree in American History in 2003. He's placed nine times in the national Asssociated Press Sports Editors (APSE) contest, including two first-place finishes. He's covered the Athens, Beijing and London Olympics for The Gazette. He's the father of Ruth, a Rampart High grad, and Luke and Caleb, both grads of Pikes Peak Christian. He's an avid cyclist. He hopes to climb Mount Massive this summer, but he says that every year. Gazette sports columnist David Ramsey brings you the personal side of sports along with his personal analysis.

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Behind TeQuan Baker's 4 TDs, Doherty dominates Palmer again


The rivalry hasn't been much of a rivalry.

Doherty romped to a 34-8 win over Palmer on Friday night at Garry Berry Stadium. Doherty's victory follows a recent trend, a trend that is thrilling if you're a...

Ramsey blog: Kurt Warner, devout Christian, offers wise critique of Tim Tebow's shortcomings

By: David Ramsey

Kurt Warner talked on Jim Rome's radio show Thursday about fellow Christian Tim Tebow.

For years, we've listened to certain Christians complain about Tebow's treatment from the sports media. If you offered a...

Bronco Brandon McManus endures 'a little unhappiness' after missing game-winner


The price tag of his missed field goal wasn't huge, but Brandon McManus is still mad at himself.

With 57 seconds left in the Broncos' final preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals, McManus lined up for...

Ramsey: Broncos' Brock Osweiler shows real talent in a fake game

By: David Ramsey, The Gazette

DENVER - Unknowable.

That's the status of Brock Osweiler's future as an NFL quarterback. Nobody can be sure what he'll do in real games against NFL defenses fueled by vicious intensity until he actually...

Ramsey blog: Please, Roger Goodell, let our national Deflategate nightmare end

By: David Ramsey

Please, Roger Goodell, let our long national football nightmare end.

After seven months and a massive amount of wasted money and a never-ending discussion about air pressure in footballs, Deflategate should...

Ramsey blog: Ronnie Hillman is a lock for Bronco roster spot. Am I surprised?

When Ronnie Hillman surrendered the football to the Indy Colts on the most memorable moment of his NFL career, a woman turned to me and offered an expletive-laced message.

We were watching the game on with a...

Broncos Preview: Peyton Manning seeks to break more records, defy age


Peyton Manning is 39, and he wants to continue starting at quarterback in the NFL. If you know anything about Manning, you realize he did not return to the Broncos this season to embrace mediocrity. He wants - he...

Broncos Preview: John Elway gets his band back together for a Broncos reunion tour


New blood.

That's what many franchises seek when chasing a championship.

The Broncos are going with a radical alternative.

Old blood.

Proven blood. (Broncos fans are hoping there's no...