• Wade Phillips named Broncos' defensive coordinator

    by ARNIE STAPLETON The Associated Press -
    Updated: Thu, Jan 29, 2015

    ENGLEWOOD - Wade Phillips is returning to Denver as Gary Kubiak's defensive coordinator. Phillips, 67, interviewed for the position this week after the Broncos were rebuffed in their attempts to speak with Bengals secondary coach Vance Joseph about the position. Joseph, who has a...

  • Surprise players often star in Super Bowls

    Updated: Wed, Jan 28, 2015

    PHOENIX (AP) — Almost all football fans know Tom Brady, Russell Wilson, Richard Sherman, Marshawn Lynch and Rob Gronkowski. The New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks wouldn't be playing in the Super Bowl on Sunday if it weren't for their superstars. But both teams got here with...

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

    Paul Klee, The Gazette
    Updated: Wed, Jan 28, 2015

    The Broncos' new defensive coordinator is Wade Phillips, and he has a Twitter account. Phillips, 67, takes over the spot previously held by Jack Del Rio, according to a report by NFL.com's Ian Rapaport. This is wonderful — the part about the Twitter account. We'll see about the...

  • History ahead: first Super Bowl OT upcoming

    Updated: Wed, Jan 28, 2015

    PHOENIX (AP) — Almost as dominant as New England's performance in the AFC championship game was the showing for Pro Picks in both conference title matches. A sweep. Now comes the toughest choice of all, and even the odds makers are uncertain on this one. The Seahawks (No. 1, AP...

  • Broncos tight end Julius Thomas about to cash in

    The Associated Press -
    Updated: Wed, Jan 28, 2015

    ENGLEWOOD - Julius Thomas is about to cash in, one way or another. One of Denver's dozen unrestricted free agents, he'll either get a long-term contract soon or play next season under the Broncos' franchise tag. General manager John Elway said on Jan. 12 that re-signing both the big...

  • Wilson recalls watching as a kid while Brady won Super Bowls

    Updated: Tue, Jan 27, 2015

    PHOENIX (AP) — Tom Brady began winning Super Bowls when Russell Wilson was still a teenager, tuning in to see the big game on TV. "Of course I remember watching Brady," Wilson said Tuesday. "He won some incredible games. Incredible comebacks. Incredible throws. Incredible plays....

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

    Paul Klee, The Gazette
    Updated: Tue, Jan 27, 2015

    Klee's 4 O'Clock Shadow... an afternoon blog on the day's buzz.... Super Bowl media day was today. The conversation centered around deflated balls, the Dark Lord's favorite stuffed animals and Marshawn Lynch (not) talking to media. So let's talk about something that...

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

    Paul Klee, The Gazette
    Updated: Tue, Jan 27, 2015

    The weather reports coming out of the Northeast forecast doom and gloom, Snowmaggedon, the storm of the century.  Now imagine if New York-New Jersey were the Super Bowl host this year, instead of last year. This time last year, the week of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium...

  • Thomas: ankle is better as he heads into important offseason

    Updated: Tue, Jan 27, 2015

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Julius Thomas is about to cash in, one way or another. One of Denver's dozen unrestricted free agents, he'll either get a long-term contract soon or play next season under the Broncos' franchise tag. General manager John Elway said back on Jan. 12 that...

  • Smith goes from MVP to barely seeing field for Seattle

    Updated: Mon, Jan 26, 2015

    PHOENIX (AP) — Malcolm Smith stood out for always being in the right spot. He was waiting to corral Richard Sherman's fourth-quarter deflection for the clinching interception in the NFC championship a year ago to send Seattle to the Super Bowl. His eyes were up and focused on Peyton...

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement