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Gazette sports columnist David Ramsey offers opinions, views and thoughts on the world of sports

Rapid Reaction: Bumbling Trevor Siemian and goofy call by confused ref doom the Broncos to defeat
By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Sep 24, 2017

What happened to the team we knew?

The Broncos looked magnificent last week while utterly dominating the (allegedly) mighty Cowboys.


Ramsey blog: Cowboy star Ezekiel Elliott didn't care, and that's inexcusable
By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Sep 19, 2017

Cowboy fans are mad at Ezekiel Elliott. Not because he all but disappeared as a running back in Sunday’s devastating loss to the Broncos.


Rapid Reaction: 3 reasons why Broncos devoured (allegedly) mighty Cowboys
By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Sep 17, 2017

DENVER – Go ahead and admit it, if only to yourself.

You might have expected the Broncos to defeat the allegedly mighty Cowboys on Sunday...

Rapid Reaction: Broncos highly impressive before almost giving game away to Chargers
By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Sep 12, 2017

DENVER – The Broncos were dominating.

Until they weren’t.

For most of Monday’s 24-21 victory over the Chargers, the Broncos were in...

Ramsey blog: A game too late - Broncos-Chargers kickoff time makes no sense
By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Sep 11, 2017

Can anyone explain the logic of starting an NFL game at 8:20 mountain time on a school night/work night?

According to Google Answers, 47...

David Ramsey: 11 things you didn't know about Air Force's Troy Calhoun
By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Sep 8, 2017

Air Force coach Troy Calhoun, by the numbers:

Ramsey blog: Farewell to Rollie Massimino, one-of-a-kind basketball genius
By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Aug 31, 2017

First off, a pronunciation lesson about Rollie Massimino, whose wonderful basketball life ended Wednesday after a long struggle with cancer.


Rapid reaction: Siemian again mediocre as Broncos again win
By: David Ramsey - 0 Sat, Aug 26, 2017

Von Miller had the right idea.

In the middle of the fourth quarter of the Broncos fake game against the Packers, Miller took a break from the...

Ramsey blog: Dolphins wise to sign the despised and rejected Jay Cutler
By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Aug 9, 2017

Jay Cuter delivered the best season of his career in 2015 for the Chicago Bears. He crafted a 92.3 quarterback rating and threw nearly twice as many...

Ramsey blog: Broncos' Derek Wolfe warns media he's watching - and watching closely
By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Aug 4, 2017

Most NFL coaches and players say they don’t pay attention to media reports. They don’t – or at least they say they don’t – read newspaper reports or...

Ramsey blog: Peyton Manning delivers comic justice to Kevin Durant
By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Jul 13, 2017

Kevin Durant took the easy route to placing an NBA title ring on his finger. Instead of continuing in the struggle to topple the NBA’s most dominant...

Ramsey blog: What's next for former Denver Nuggets star Carmelo Anthony?
By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Jul 11, 2017

Coach Jim Boeheim has been on the bench during the brightest moments of Carmelo Anthony’s career. Boeheim watched Melo lead Syracuse University to a...

David Ramsey: Does Kevin Durant, finally a champ, belong on list of NBA's all-time greatest players?
By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Jun 14, 2017

Let’s take a look at an alternative universe.

What if Kevin Durant had remained in Oklahoma City?

What if the Thunder had defeated the...

David Ramsey: The NBA's all-time top 40 players. Will LeBron ever pass Jordan to top the list?
By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, May 31, 2017

Sports is about more than playing the game.

It’s about taking about the game, too.

And the best talking is focused on yesterday vs....

The Ramsey bio:

David Ramsey has written sports columns for The Gazette for 12 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 10 times in the national Asssociated Press Sports Editors (APSE) contest, including two first-place finishes. He's covered the Athens, Beijing, London and Sochi 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.

Twitter: @davidramz