Paul Klee  
The Broncos and Rockies, with an eye on the Nuggets, Avalanche and other Denver-area topics.

Klee blog: Talking Broncos, Nuggets, NCAA Tournament on 104.3 The Fan

Mar 24, 2015

We had a super conversation on The Fan Late Night on Monday. Ryan...

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Klee blog: How the Denver Nuggets got it backwards (again)

Mar 16, 2015

Boy, would I love to write something positive about the leadership of...

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Klee blog: Denver Broncos establish trend in first hours of free agency

Mar 10, 2015

The Broncos aren’t major players this year in free agency. After three...

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Klee blog: The Peyton Manning pay-cut: Doesn't it affect Demaryius Thomas?

Mar 4, 2015

Peyton Manning is still making a lot of money, just not as much as he...

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Klee blog: Broncos, Nuggets, Rockies talk with Les Shapiro and Woody Paige

Feb 27, 2015

The Sports Show with Woody Paige and Les Shapiro had me on the show...

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Klee blog: DeMarcus Cousins is perfect for Nuggets (but not why you think)

Feb 26, 2015

Maybe this story has legs. Maybe it's headed straight to the rumor...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: LeBron James: 'You shouldn't be recruiting 10-year-olds'

Feb 25, 2015

After watching this highlight video of LeBron James' 10-year-old son —...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: John Elway expects Peyton Manning will quarterback Broncos

Feb 20, 2015

John Elway won Super Bowls as the 37- and 38-year-old quarterback of...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: Nuggets deadline moves are admission of failure

Feb 19, 2015

The Nuggets made two major moves on the NBA trade deadline. Grading a...

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Blog: The Nuggets and the NBA trade deadline

Feb 18, 2015

The NBA trade deadline is 1 p.m. Thursday. More about that here. I'll...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: Front Range prospects at NFL scouting combine

Feb 16, 2015

The NFL scouting combine is an elaborate job interview, and because of...

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Blog: With NCAA Tournament unlikely, Buffs should make NIT push

Feb 12, 2015

This goes with Thursday's column in The Gazette. The Buffs need a...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: Rockies next mascot? It's a dog's world

Feb 11, 2015

Klee's 4 O'Clock Shadow... a daily blog on the day's buzz... This is...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: Fumbles! Interceptions! Can Broncos force more of both?

Feb 10, 2015

Klee's 4 O'Clock Shadow... a daily blog on the day's buzz.... Today's...

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Blog: CU Buffs lost a good player, but Andre Roberson made right decision

Feb 10, 2015

Andre Roberson got some grief when he ditched the University of...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: Talking Nuggets, Avalanche on CBS Denver

Feb 9, 2015

Klee's 4 O'Clock Shadow... a daily blog on the day's buzz... You can...

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Blog: Mono y mano, Air Force hosts Wyoming with shot at upset

Feb 6, 2015

Well, this just got interesting. The Air Force game against Wyoming...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: Is National Signing Day one of first dominoes toward NFL's issues?

Feb 5, 2015

While perusing The Gazette's superb coverage of National Signing Day on...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: Lack of respect tops long list of Nuggets problems

Feb 4, 2015

The Nuggets lost again, and that's not the problem, so you know they...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: The next Super Bowl winner will be….

Feb 2, 2015

.... one of these teams, probably. Bovada has set its early...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: Peyton Manning discusses his future with the Broncos

Jan 30, 2015

Will five-time NFL MVP Peyton Manning return to the Broncos in...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: Aaron Hernandez could bring Kraft, Belichick to court

Jan 29, 2015

Klee's 4'Clock Shadow... an afternoon blog on the day's buzz......

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4'Clock Shadow: The Broncos' new defensive coordinator is Wade Phillips, and he has a Twitter account

Jan 28, 2015

The Broncos' new defensive coordinator is Wade Phillips, and he has a...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: Come on, voters: Terrell Davis belongs in Hall of Fame

Jan 27, 2015

Klee's 4 O'Clock Shadow... an afternoon blog on the day's buzz.......

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4 O'Clock Shadow: The case for a Super Bowl in Colorado

Jan 26, 2015

The weather reports coming out of the Northeast forecast doom and...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: Excerpts from a conversation with George Karl

Jan 23, 2015

Klee's 4 O'Clock Shadow... an afternoon blog on the day's buzz... Bad...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: The Broncos and the 1983 NFL draft

Jan 21, 2015

Klee's 4 O'Clock Shadow... afternoon blog on the day's buzz... This...

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4 O'Clock Shadow: Deflategate not the real problem with Patriots

Jan 21, 2015

Klee's 4 O'Clock Shadow... afternoon shavings on the day's...

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Blog: John Elway — the Don, not the Duke — will go big for Broncos

Jan 12, 2015

When media suggested Jared Allen and Dominique Rogers-Cromartie, John...

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Blog: Dark days at Pepsi Center

Dec 10, 2014

Last one to leave Pepsi Center, please flip the lights. These are dark...

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Blog: Prior to Broncos game, Buffalo Bills reflect on historic snowstorm

Dec 3, 2014

The Broncos host the Bills on Sunday, and that won't be Buffalo's...

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Blog: Line of Scrimmage, Broncos at Patriots

Oct 29, 2014

This week's Line of Scrimmage is (another) doozy. The Vegas line:...

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Blog: Klee's NBA predictions for 2014-15

Oct 28, 2014

Cleveland won over LeBron James. But will the Cavaliers finally win an...

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Blog: Broncos to win the Super Bowl? Denver just needs to get there

Oct 27, 2014

Question: Will the Broncos win the Super Bowl? Answer: Only if they...

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Blog: Tale of the Tape: Broncos' Julius Thomas vs. Patriots' Rob Gronkowski

Oct 27, 2014

It's Brady-Manning week, again, which is a good thing for all of us,...

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Blog: Line of Scrimmage: Chargers at Broncos

Oct 22, 2014

This Wednesday's Line of Scrimmage: Chargers at Broncos. The Vegas...

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Blog: What's next for Josh Scott, Buffs basketball?

Oct 23, 2014

Envision this scenario. In consecutive seasons, a college basketball...

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Blog: Peyton Manning the big story, but Broncos defense in big picture

Oct 20, 2014

Sunday night at Mile High was one to remember, the smartphones (and...

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Blog: Line of Scrimmage: 49ers at Broncos

Oct 15, 2014

This Wednesday's Line of Scrimmage: San Francisco 49ers at Broncos....

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Blog: Broncos emerge as new America's Team, poll says

Oct 14, 2014

Maybe Joseph Randle is just smarter than the rest of us. Maybe he is...

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Blog: Changing GMs: Smart move for Rockies? Or same old, same old?

Oct 8, 2014

The jeers will come from the cheap seats, because jeering the Rockies...

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Blog: Tim Tebow time in New York? Yes, please

Oct 6, 2014

As if a Broncos return to MetLife Stadium isn't juicy enough, as if...

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Blog: Broncos release Matt Prater, but he's a ...

Oct 3, 2014

Here’s an important item to consider now that Matt Prater is done as a...

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Blog: Underrated former Nugget Carmelo Anthony speaks the truth

Oct 2, 2014

It happens once in a while, a refreshing brush with honesty from a pro...

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Blog: The Line of Scrimmage, Cardinals at Broncos

Oct 1, 2014

This week's Line of Scrimmage: Cardinals at Broncos. Woo, boy. Love...

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Blog: Next Oakland Raiders coach could have ties to Broncos quarterback

Sep 29, 2014

The Raiders are some kind of mess. They are when the dishwasher and...

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Blog: Big-picture Broncos view: Return of Vonnie Football tops list

Sep 22, 2014

The 12s are overrated. When Century Link was at its loudest, Peyton...

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Blog: Broncos, Seahawks and why homefield advantage in the NFL isn't what it used to be

Sep 20, 2014

This game on Sunday is about the Super Bowl. It’s about the last Super...

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Blog: Broncos host pep rally for…. Seahawks?

Sep 18, 2014

Guess the Flacco Flag wasn't enough. The Broncos are honoring an...

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Blog: All absences considered, Broncos missed Danny Trevathan more than Wes Welker

Sep 17, 2014

The Broncos are not whole. Good luck finding an NFL team that is. But...

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Broncos: The Line of Scrimmage, Broncos at Seahawks

Sep 17, 2014

You might remember the Line of Scrimmage from last week. Here's the...

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Broncos: The smartest words of Broncos-Seahawks week

Sep 16, 2014

Mondays are light days for NFL media interests. The players visit the...

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Blog: Broncos: Denver, Seattle showed same flaws on Sunday

Sep 15, 2014

In the game before The Game, Denver and Seattle showed some...

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Blog: The Line of Scrimmage, Chiefs at Broncos

Sep 10, 2014

How about a new feature on the Klee blog? Every Wednesday we'll look...

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Blog: NFL: Ray Rice, TMZ and the New England Patriots

Sep 9, 2014

Here's one of the few layers to the troubling, saddening Ray Rice story...

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Blog: NFL: Domestic violence goes on, and on, and on

Sep 8, 2014

Today in American sports media, Ray Lewis took the pulpit and told us...

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Blog: Broncos: Wes Welker's suspension a surprise... kind of

Sep 4, 2014

Have a column coming in Friday's Gazette on why we should be saddened...

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Blog: Manning, Ware among Broncos captains

Sep 1, 2014

Surprise! Peyton Manning is a Broncos captain.

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Blog: Broncos: Ben Garland realizes an NFL dream

Aug 30, 2014

At the risk of sounding entirely cheesy and sappy and temporarily...

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Broncos blog: Allow Wes Welker to make his own decision

Aug 27, 2014

Concussions are serious business. Thankfully, we're exiting the dark...

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Blog: Golf: Primer for the BMW Championship

Aug 25, 2014

Am I looking forward to the Broncos' season opener against the Colts?...

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Blog: Broncos: Texans' Jadeveon Clowney worthy of ride on hype machine

Aug 20, 2014

A wise Big Ten coach once told me there are three premium positions in...

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

Aug 19, 2014

The Texans' team bus pulled up to the Broncos headquarters at 10:06...

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

Aug 17, 2014

  Levi's Stadium, in two words: Goodness gracious. The San...

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

Aug 17, 2014

Mom, DeMarcus. DeMarcus, this is my mom .

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Broncos: Heads up! Broncos-Texans to host joint practices

Aug 13, 2014

Maybe it’s just the Raiders being the Raiders. Maybe it’s just part of...

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Broncos: All of the penalty flags are a good thing

Aug 10, 2014

Here a flag, there a flag. Everywhere a flag. (Broncos) orange and...

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Blog: Never heard of Broncos' Juwan Thompson? That's the point

Aug 8, 2014

Other than what I’ve seen from Broncos running back Juwan Thompson in...

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Blog: Walt Weiss on pitching at Coors Field

Aug 6, 2014

Is it impossible to build a consistent winner at Coors Field? That’s...

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Blog: With Montee Ball on shelf, whither Broncos running game?

Aug 4, 2014

Montee Ball is scheduled to undergo an appendectomy today. But before...

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Broncos: Want a ticket? Better save up

Aug 2, 2014

At the moment, I'm looking around at the 40,000-plus inside Sports...

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Broncos: Seats still available on the Kayvon Webster bandwagon

Jul 30, 2014

Within the first week of training camp last year, we had a pretty good...

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Broncos: Raiders on the move to Texas?

Jul 29, 2014

I would miss the BART. Friends don’t love the public transportation...

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Broncos: While he’s away, Demaryius Thomas shows his value

Jul 27, 2014

Today, over 21,000 fans showed up at Sports Authority Field… for a...

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Broncos: Bigger stars, footballers or futbol...ers?

Jul 25, 2014

Dove Valley, where football meets futbol.

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Broncos: Training camp: Who's missing?

Jul 24, 2014

It’s the first day of football school, aka Broncos training camp. Time...

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Broncos: Pat Bowlen, Colorado's constant

Jul 23, 2014

This blog goes with the column I wrote from the AFC championship...

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Broncos: Shannon Sharpe on Julius Thomas

Jul 17, 2014

Broncos tight end Julius Thomas is nearing contract time. In light of...

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Buffs: Boyle’s Buffs, 11 p.m. tipoffs and Josh Scott

Jul 16, 2014

This goes with the Josh Scott column from Sunday’s Gazette.

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Broncos: Brazil, meet the Broncos

Jul 8, 2014

Germany 7, Brazil 1. Seattle 43, Denver 8. 

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U.S. Soccer: Initial thoughts from Belgium 2, U.S. 1

Jul 1, 2014

The U.S. men’s national team will be celebrated for its...

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NFL playoffs Live Report: Chargers at Broncos

Jan 12, 2014

FINAL: Broncos 24, Chargers 17. —Breathe. —Breathe again. —Keep...

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Broncos: Three questions with Terrell Davis

Jan 10, 2014

Terrell Davis has a sweet gig. While most of the country was...

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Broncos: NFL homefield advantage a myth

Jan 8, 2014

        Homecourt advantage matters in basketball. It matters in...

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Broncos: Trindon Holliday, the Broncos and the BCS

Jan 7, 2014

There’s an ongoing debate about what to do with Trindon Holliday...

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Buffs: Under Boyle, Buffs' rise is no fluke

Jan 6, 2014

Here at Broncos camp, and still considering the Buffs’ 100-91 win...

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Avalanche: Look out, Western Conference

Jan 6, 2014

The lower-seeded team nobody would want to play in the NHL’s...

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Broncos: Up next, again, are the Chargers

Jan 5, 2014

The first game of the Broncos’ postseason will be all-AFC West,...

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Broncos: Voters get it right with Peyton Manning

Jan 3, 2014

  It’s quite rare when an NFL player earns a unanimous vote...

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Nuggets: Wrong guard, fellas

Jan 2, 2014

Unless the coach deserves it, it’s not a good thing when a player...

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