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PAUL KLEE | The Broncos and Rockies, with an eye on the Nuggets, Avalanche and other Denver-area topics.

Klee blog: Chiefs trade star Marcus Peters as smart AFC West rivals steepen the climb for Denver Broncos
Klee blog: Chiefs trade star Marcus Peters as smart AFC West rivals steepen the climb for Denver Broncos

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Paying a coach $100 million when he hasn't coached a playoff game in 16 years doesn't necessarily qualify as smart. But give the Raiders a pass....

Klee blog: Denver should be a no-brainer choice to host NFL draft
Klee blog: Denver should be a no-brainer choice to host NFL draft

By: - 0 Fri, Feb 16, 2018

Is the NFL draft coming to Colorado? Denver has been named one of five finalists to host the NFL draft in 2019 or 2020, according to the...

Klee blog: Flurry of bullpen cash shows Colorado Rockies thinking World Series in 2018
Klee blog: Flurry of bullpen cash shows Colorado Rockies thinking World Series in 2018

By: - 0 Fri, Dec 29, 2017

He wore champagne and Coors banquet beer on his head and a smile that said "told ya so." But on the night he returned the Rockies to the...

Gazette columnist Paul Klee gives his best plays for Week 16 of the NFL season
Gazette columnist Paul Klee gives his best plays for Week 16 of the NFL season

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Dec 23, 2017

Spread offense 1. Patriots (-11) vs. Bills Uh, oh: Someone’s gone and motivated Handsome Tom. Boston media say there’s a rift between Brady’s...

Klee blog: Fight! Aqib Talib, Michael Crabtree ejected as Broncos and Raiders come to blows

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Nov 26, 2017

OAKLAND — It should be no wonder Raiders wide receiver Michael Crabtree tried to get ejected from a game against Aqib Talib and the Broncos on Sunday....

Klee blog: The Pac-12's newest fans... FBI and President Trump?
Klee blog: The Pac-12's newest fans... FBI and President Trump?

By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Nov 15, 2017

Just when you thought it couldn't get worse for the Pac-12's image as America's renegade conference, here comes UCLA with a message....

The Gazette's Paul Klee gives his best plays for Week 8

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Oct 27, 2017

Spread offense Patriots (-7.5) vs. Chargers There’s a trend for teams coming off a game against the Broncos. The Giants were only 3-point underdogs...

Klee blog: Vance Joseph defends Trevor Siemian, who remains the starting quarterback as Broncos prepare for Chiefs
Klee blog: Vance Joseph defends Trevor Siemian, who remains the starting quarterback as Broncos prepare for Chiefs

By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, Oct 23, 2017

One day after the Broncos were shut out for the first time in 25 years, coach Vance Joseph declared they would not make a change at quarterback. Is...

Klee blog: Denver Broncos will stand for national anthem on Sunday against Oakland Raiders
Klee blog: Denver Broncos will stand for national anthem on Sunday against Oakland Raiders

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Sep 28, 2017

The Broncos say they will stand for the national anthem on Sunday against the Raiders. No word yet if Brandon Marshall, the linebacker who was one...

Klee blog: Roughly half of Denver Broncos roster joins protests prior to game at Buffalo Bills

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Sep 24, 2017

BUFFALO — Perhaps no NFL team embodies the expanding political divide in America more than the Denver Broncos. Balanced by a highly paid...

Klee blog: Broncos pass the
Klee blog: Broncos pass the "No Fly Zone" torch to Justin Simmons with release of popular veteran T.J. Ward

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Sep 3, 2017

One striking exchange in the late Broncos preseason came after the fourth preseason game, on Thursday. In front of his locker and with his usual calm,...

Klee blog: Denver Broncos great John Elway discusses his stance on the NFL's national anthem protests
Klee blog: Denver Broncos great John Elway discusses his stance on the NFL's national anthem protests

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Aug 18, 2017

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Thursday after the Broncos closed their joint practice with the San Francisco 49ers, I asked John Elway, the team's...

Derrick White's return to Colorado highlights Denver Nuggets' 2017-18 schedule
Derrick White's return to Colorado highlights Denver Nuggets' 2017-18 schedule

By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, Aug 14, 2017

Saturday, Oct. 21: Sacramento Kings at Nuggets (7 p.m., Altitude TV) Denver’s home opener features the kind of middling, young opponent the Nuggets...

Klee blog: Trevor Siemian still better than Paxton Lynch, named starting quarterback for Broncos preseason opener
Klee blog: Trevor Siemian still better than Paxton Lynch, named starting quarterback for Broncos preseason opener

By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, Aug 7, 2017

It's not complicated, and Gary Kubiak wasn't wrong. Trevor Siemian has been a better quarterback than Paxton Lynch for over a year now. Broncos...

Klee blog: John Elway's new five-year deal settles murky waters around Denver Broncos

By: - 0 Mon, Jul 24, 2017

What, you expected John Elway to work somewhere other than Colorado? As Gazette columnist Woody Paige wrote last week, the Broncos and...

Klee blog: The selfish case for wanting former UCCS, CU star Derrick White with the Denver Nuggets

By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Jun 20, 2017

NBA draft week is all house money for Derrick White. There's not a sentiment that he must go in the first round on Thursday or...

Klee blog: Denver Nuggets host Air Force's Hayden Graham, Cheyenne Mountain's Canyon Barry in pre-NBA draft workout
Klee blog: Denver Nuggets host Air Force's Hayden Graham, Cheyenne Mountain's Canyon Barry in pre-NBA draft workout

By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Jun 14, 2017

Former Air Force guard Hayden Graham and Cheyenne Mountain star Canyon Barry will take part in a pre-NBA draft workout for the Nuggets on...

Paul Klee bio:

Paul Klee is the Denver-based sports columnist for The Gazette, with a focus on the Broncos, Rockies, Nuggets and Avalanche. The addicted fly fisherman grew up in Denver and returned home to join the newspaper's staff in 2012. He credits his chocolate Lab, the Maya Bear, with all of his good column ideas.