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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Ramsey blog: Trip to Air Force practice confirms Karson Roberts is best Falcons QB

A visit to Air Force's practice on Monday confirms this truth about the Falcons football team:

Karson Roberts is the best quarterback on the current roster.

After watching Pate Davis and Ryan Brand...

Ramsey: Should Karson Roberts remain Air Force's starting quarterback?

By: David Ramsey, The Gazette

FORT COLLINS - The game was over. The Falcons were getting hammered, and quarterback Karson Roberts had little reason to rampage out of the backfield to deliver an enthusiastic and violent block on Colorado State...

CSU Rams enjoy football payback against Air Force


FORT COLLINS - Last season, Air Force placed a serious damper on Colorado State's season with a dramatic victory at Falcon Stadium.

The Rams enjoyed delivering payback Saturday in front of a packed crowd at...

Onside kick changes the tide as Canon City routs Harrison


Harrison had been soaring. Canon City had been stumbling.

That all changed Friday night. Canon City rolled to 35 unanswered points and crushed Harrison, 49-21.

Harrison (5-2) had lost only once in six...

Friday Faceoff: Will the Cubs win the World Series

By: David Ramsey and Kate Schefte, The Gazette

No, Why would there be change now?

By David Ramsey

Let me make a wild prediction and say the Chicago Cubs will fail, as they’ve failed every season since 1908, to win the World Series.


Ramsey: Broncos' C.J. Anderson in rush to find the running back he was

By: DAVID RAMSEY The Gazette

C.J. Anderson is in a slump, and we're not talking about an average, this-happens-all-the-time slump.

This is a serious slump. He's gained 139 yards in five games. His 2.6 yards per carry is the worst among...

Ramsey blog: Oh, those fun-loving Raiders fans

OAKLAND - I shot a video a few minutes before the end of the Broncos win over the Raiders.

And then, as the game headed toward its final seconds, something told me to shoot another video. I had a strange...

Ramsey: Broncos defense waits for offensive brethren to join the dominating fun

By: DAVID RAMSEY The Gazette

OAKLAND - DeMarcus Ware was watching television in a small room in an old, tattered stadium in this city by the bay.

He wanted to rampage beside his teammates, but back spasms sent him to the Broncos...