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Paul Klee

Denver Sports Columnist

Paul covers the Broncos and Rockies, with an eye on the Nuggets, Avalanche and other Denver-area topics.
  • Klee: Don't mess with Texas? Don't mess with the Broncos' Peyton Manning.

    Updated: Sun, Aug 24, 2014

    DENVER — Who does this Peyton Manning think he is, Johnny Manziel? In a preseason game that meant nothing, unless you ask the Broncos who gained another level of respect for their quarterback, all that was missing was the money sign. Go ahead, Mr. MVP. Rub those fingers together....

  • Klee: If Peyton Manning is right, Broncos should stink more often

    Updated: Sat, Aug 23, 2014

    DENVER - The glove. Maybe it's the glove, a tangible, five-fingered reminder of the neck surgeries that threatened Peyton Manning's football career. Eighty degrees in training camp, and Manning wore the glove. He threw touchdowns. The next day, no glove. More touchdowns. No, it's not...

  • Klee: First things first, trophy girls are not trophy girls in cycling

    Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    Welcome to Cycling For Dummies. First things first. In cycling, the trophy girls are not trophy girls. "We are the USA Pro Challenge Podium Hostesses," Courtney explained alongside the fancy stage in downtown Colorado Springs. Podium hostesses? Sounds so official. "It is...

  • Blog: Broncos and Texans joint practice: Good or bad idea?

    Updated: Tue, Aug 19, 2014

    The Texans' team bus pulled up to the Broncos headquarters at 10:06 a.m. today. With it, the number of feared NFL pass-rushers grew to four. Von Miller. DeMarcus Ware. J.J. Watt. Jadeveon Clowney. Sounds like fun, unless you're a quarterback. To protect the quarterbacks, Peyton...

  • Klee: In Bay Area win, Broncos defense closes gap with offense

    Updated: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The Broncos didn't do everything right Sunday. It only seemed that way. In a perfectly orange world, Peyton Manning wouldn't wobble up the middle on a quarterback draw. What are you thinking, man? A few things can happen, and none of them are good. But once...

  • Blog: Broncos: Site of the Super Bowl (in 2016)

    Updated: Sun, Aug 17, 2014

      Levi's Stadium, in two words: Goodness gracious. The San Francisco 49ers built a palace. The 68,500-seat football mansion gets its NFL introduction today when the Niners host the Broncos in a preseason game. What's this place all about? Everything. Levi's Stadium has...

  • Klee: Duck! Note to NFL: Let the flags fly

    Updated: Sun, Aug 17, 2014

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. - They were flagged for offensive holding, for defensive holding, for defensive holding again. They were flagged for a facemask, for pass interference, for delay of game. The Broncos were flagged 12 times in their first preseason game, almost double their average...

  • Blog: Broncos: The formal introduction of Von Miller and DeMarcus Ware

    Updated: Sun, Aug 17, 2014

    Mom, DeMarcus. DeMarcus, this is my mom .

  • Klee: On the mend, Broncos star Von Miller brings Mom to camp

    Updated: Fri, Aug 15, 2014

    ENGLEWOOD - Practice was over. In the far endzone, under a grassy berm built of dirt and sod, a pass-rushing tandem that could be the most fearsome in Broncos history approached a woman. She wore a "Miller 58" T-shirt, and a smile. "That's my mom," linebacker Von Miller told The...

  • Klee: CSU sought big money; Now Rams are paying for it

    Updated: Thu, Aug 14, 2014

    DENVER — How does that saying go? Don't bite off more than you can chew? In the troubling case of Colorado State and former athletic director Jack Graham, the university's administration got money hungry. It took a sudden change at the top to show where CSU erred. It didn't go...