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Ramsey blog: Why Brock Osweiler's departure is a huge loss for Denver Broncos
By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Mar 9, 2016

A big chunk of what should have become the Broncos’ future has departed the franchise. Brock Osweiler, now a rich man, will spend his NFL tomorrows...

Ramsey blog: Peyton Manning's 2003 affidavit response to alleged assault
By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Feb 19, 2016

Tennessee TV station WATE has released Peyton Manning's 2003 response to an alleged incident from Feb. 29, 1996, between the 19-year-old Manning and...

Ramsey blog: Sports Illustrated's Broncos-Patriots prediction was just a little off
By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Jan 25, 2016

Sports Illustrated made a bold prediction for Sunday's AFC Title clash between the Broncos and Patriots.

The Patriots had been depleted by...

Ramsey blog: Why has Bronco playoff dominance waned at new stadium?
By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Jan 22, 2016

The Broncos devoured playoff opponents at the old Mile High Stadium, winning 11 of 13 games.

The devouring has often gone in the other...

Ramsey blog: Tom Brady defeats Peyton Manning for seventh straight week
By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Jan 21, 2016

Tom Brady has defeated a slumping Peyton Manning ... in jersey sales.

According to a report from Dick's Sporting Good, Brady leads the NFL in...

Ramsey blog: Broncos C.J. Anderson will let his pads do the talking today vs. Steelers
By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Jan 17, 2016

Running back C.J. Anderson saw all the talking Saturday night while the Steelers struggled to a televised victory over the Bengals. The Steelers and...

Ramsey blog: 2 things you might not know about Ben Roethlisberger
By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Jan 17, 2016

Two things you might not know about Ben Roethlisberger:

One: 1998, Findlay (Ohio) High School coach Cliff Hite decided to start his son, Ryan,...

Ramsey blog: Why Broncos fans should mourn Antonio Brown's Sunday absence
By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Jan 15, 2016

The more you love football, the more you have to hate Antonio Brown's absence from Sunday's Steelers-Broncos game at Mile High.

Brown was...

Ramsey blog: Moving from AAA to AA baseball would be no big deal for Colorado Springs (Vote in poll)
By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Jan 14, 2016

First, congrats to fellow Gazetteer Brent Briggeman for breaking the story that Colorado Springs appears in danger of losing its AAA baseball team,...

Ramsey blog: Here's one big advantage Manning has over Osweiler
By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Jan 8, 2016

Peyton Manning reads defense with a higher comprehension than Brock Osweiler. This is not surprising. Manning reads defenses with more expertise than...

Ramsey blog: Peyton Manning struggled, big time, in last two Broncos playoff games
By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Jan 7, 2016

In a way, the announcement makes sense. Peyton Manning, the creaky warrior on his last legs, will start in the Broncos opening playoff game instead...

Ramsey blog: Peyton Manning's playoff numbers tell the truth about Peyton Manning
By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Jan 6, 2016

On Tuesday, I wrote in this blog about several of Peyton Manning's playoff numbers since he led the Colts to a Super Bowl victory in 2006.

The...

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