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Which draft picks do you think are Denver's top ones since 2011?
Which draft picks do you think are Denver's top ones since 2011?

By: Matt Wiley - 0 22 hr ago

Here are my rankings of the NFL draft picks the Broncos have made since 2011, John Elway’s first year running the show. I did not include the 2016...

2014 NBA draft do-over; the Nuggets got a steal
2014 NBA draft do-over; the Nuggets got a steal

By: Matt Wiley - 0 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

The 2014 NBA draft was loaded with talent. If you could draft again based on what you know today - what order would you select the players?...

Does Colin Kaepernick create a dilemma for you in fantasy football?

By: Matt Wiley - 0 Tue, Oct 11, 2016

How badly do you want to win in fantasy football? As news broke Tuesday that Colin Kaepernick will start at quarterback for the 49ers this week, I...

Quick hits: A look at fantasy football this weekend
Quick hits: A look at fantasy football this weekend

By: Matt Wiley - 0 Thu, Sep 15, 2016

Things to watch this week: Thursday N.Y. Jets vs Buffalo - Despite the national narrative that Darrelle Revis can't play anymore,  the New...

Fantasy football: Preseason questions answered - sort of
Fantasy football: Preseason questions answered - sort of

By: Matt Wiley - 0 Thu, Sep 8, 2016

Before the preseason started I had a few questions. Here are some of the answers: 1. I was hesitant to draft five players returning from injury....

Nuggets' Jokic set to face Team USA today in Olympic basketball
Nuggets' Jokic set to face Team USA today in Olympic basketball

By: - 0 Fri, Aug 12, 2016

Nuggets big man Nikola Jokic will lead Serbia against Team USA this afternoon (4 p.m., NBC-SN) in men's basketball. Jokic, who was third in the NBA's...

Nuggets' courtship of Wade luckily doesn't lead to signing

By: Matt Wiley - 0 Thu, Jul 7, 2016

Forget that Dwyane Wade has won three NBA championships in his career and averaged 19.0 points per game last season. Also forget that the Bulls and...

Cavs fan started GoFundMe page asking Kevin Love to sit out in NBA Finals

By: Matt Wiley - 0 Wed, Jun 15, 2016

Just when I thought faux causes on GoFundMe couldn't get any more ridiculous, I see that a Cavaliers fan has created a page to raise money to get Kevin...

List: 15 favorite Muhammad Ali quotes
List: 15 favorite Muhammad Ali quotes

By: Matt Wiley - 0 Fri, Jun 10, 2016

Thousands gathered in Kentucky on Thursday to start two days of memorials for Muhammad Ali. Over the next few days there will be tributes and...

Suddenly excited about Nuggets' draft pick
Suddenly excited about Nuggets' draft pick

By: Matt Wiley - 0 Tue, May 31, 2016

The Nuggets have the second-easiest pick in the upcoming draft. After the first two building blocks are selected there is a tier of five prospects that...

Fantasy football list: This could help you with rookie draft (IDP included)
Fantasy football list: This could help you with rookie draft (IDP included)

By: Matt Wiley - 0 Sat, May 21, 2016

My dynasty fantasy football league just completed its rookie draft. The league is filled with pretty sharp owners so maybe the order of the picks will...

Blogger Bio

Matt Wiley has been playing fantasy sports since Neil Lomax was the quarterback of the St. Louis Cardinals. He primarily plays in football, basketball and baseball fantasy leagues - but he did dabble in hockey, golf and auto racing when he was younger. Matt will try any kind of fantasy league at least once. He has done standard snake drafts, auction leagues and dynasty leagues and he plays in leagues with all different types of scoring formats. Matt loves to talk strategy with others who are passionate about fantasy sports. He is a graduate of Palmer High School and is the Sports Editor at The Gazette.