Broncos vs. Raiders report card and Paul Klee prediction: Will Denver stay unbeaten?

By: Paul Klee, The Gazette

Here's a glance at the offense, defense, special teams and coaching for the Denver Broncos and Oakland Raiders heading into Sunday's 2:25 p.m. game (CBS). The Broncos enter the game 4-0 and the host Raiders are...

Klee: Could the Broncos-Raiders rivalry really be an afterthought?


ENGLEWOOD - This was no normal interview, and Chris Harris Jr. knew as much. He had no need for clichés or toeing the line between diplomacy and truth.

"Wow," Denver's star cornerback told a junior reporter,...

David Ramsey's all-time greatest Denver Broncos: No. 14, Rich "Tombstone" Jackson

By: DAVID RAMSEY The Gazette

Oh, what might have been. For three seasons (1968-70), Rich Jackson was as maliciously effective as any defender to ever play for the Broncos. These were the days when head slaps were legal, and Jackson gleefully...

David Ramsey's Greatest Broncos: No. 15 all-time Bronco - Billy Thompson 1969-1981

By: DAVID RAMSEY The Gazette

Billy Thompson arrived in Colorado when the Broncos resided near the bottom - maybe at the bottom - of the NFL.

He was part of a charge that carried the Broncos from the bottom to near the...

David Ramsey's greatest Broncos, No. 12, cornerback Louis Wright


Louis Wright collected 26 interceptions during his 12 seasons with the Broncos.

Why not more?

Easy answer.

Quarterbacks and offensive coordinators were wise enough to throw elsewhere.


David Ramsey's Greatest Broncos: No. 13, Tom Jackson

By: DAVID RAMSEY The Gazette

Tom Jackson enjoyed football. He enjoyed talking, too. (video at

"You could never shut him up," says linebacker Randy Gradishar, who played alongside Jackson for 10 seasons. "He was the jokester,...

Raiders upgrade defensive back TJ Carrie to questionable

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have upgraded defensive back TJ Carrie to questionable for their game Sunday against Denver.

He originally had been designated as out for the game before the Raiders...

Broncos release veteran fullback James Casey

By: The Associated Press

ENGLEWOOD — The Denver Broncos' release of veteran fullback James Casey says plenty about how they've skewed the offense more toward Peyton Manning's strengths and away from coach Gary Kubiak's trademark running...