More David Ramsey Articles

David Ramsey

Local Sports Columnist

  • Ramsey: Air Force seniors revive fallen football program

    Updated: Wed, Nov 5, 2014

    Transformation. Easy to promise. Tough to accomplish. You can talk about losing 15 pounds, but when a pizza topped with exquisitely gorgeous sausage and extra cheese beckons, the hand reaches and the mouth chews and transformation travels to tomorrow, or beyond. In August, I...

  • Ramsey: Fun-, teammate-loving Jordan Pierce leads Falcons' defense

    Updated: Sun, Nov 2, 2014

    WEST POINT, N.Y. - Jordan Pierce, dangerous linebacker, turned to Spencer Proctor, teammate and friend, and delivered a booming announcement. "Man, I love you," Pierce shouted. "Now let's finish this out." Pierce, an Air Force senior, spoke those words in the opening seconds of the...

  • Ramsey: Horst Richardson is Colorado College's man of yesterday, today and tomorrow

    Updated: Sun, Oct 26, 2014

    Horst Richardson leans back in an office chair, hands behind his head, and reveals why he never left his job as Colorado College's soccer coach. "Well, because it's a wonderful assignment," he says, looking out his third-floor window at a gloriously sunny day. "On a day like today,...

  • Ramsey: Broncos Emmanuel Sanders thrilled to reside in Colorado

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders is wise enough to realize he enjoys a sweet gig. He plays alongside Wes Welker, Julius Thomas and Demaryius Thomas, and they all enjoy the good fortune of catching passes from Peyton Manning. "It was definitely a great night to be a Bronco," Sanders...

  • Ramsey: Rivers has replaced Raiders as top enemy

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    DENVER – How to describe Philip Rivers? I would call him childish, but why insult children? What great error did they make to suffer comparison to the NFL’s 32-year-old, 6-foot-5, 228-pound Mr. Meltdown. Used to be, the masses of Colorado despised everything about the Raiders,...

  • Ramsey: Tim Tebow speaks truth about his fallen Gators

    Updated: Thu, Oct 23, 2014

    I would not want to be Florida coach Will Muschamp, who already was in serious trouble after his Gators stumbled to a 3-3 record. Now he has Mr. Gator on his back. Yes. Tim Tebow is joining the critics of the Gators wandering program. Florida just got hammered by Missouri, and...

  • Broncos' Ronnie Hillman talks about beating the Chargers

    Updated: Wed, Oct 22, 2014

    The Chargers stunned the Broncos last season. The Broncos have not forgotten. “I don’t like to lose. I don’t think anybody on this team likes to lose," said the Broncos suddenly surging running back Ronnie Hillman. "We don’t want to take these guys lightly. They’re a tough team and...

  • Ramsey: Colorado College's Sarah Schweiss just keeps scoring goals

    Updated: Wed, Oct 22, 2014

    It's autumn in Colorado Springs, which means Sarah Schweiss is scoring goals within city limits. On Friday, the Colorado College junior was doing what she's been doing the past 15 years. As she sprinted toward the net against UNLV, Schweiss faced a severe, if not quite impossible...

  • Ramsey: Air Force could make noise in less-than-mighty Mountain West

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    The Mountain West is stumbling through a down football year. Meanwhile, Air Force celebrates a rise, partially because the Falcons could only climb after a horrific 2013 season. This football revival has weight. The Falcons are hungry and surprisingly versatile on offense. Suddenly,...

  • Ramsey: Records are nice, but a Super Bowl win is what Peyton's legacy needs

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    DENVER - The shouting and hugging and rejoicing began in the south end zone at Mile High and millions soon joined the fun all across our state. Peyton Manning had thrown his 509th touchdown pass, breaking Brett Favre's record and starting talk once again about No. 18's place in NFL...

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement