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David Ramsey: Trevor Siemian throws Broncos season into chaos
David Ramsey: Trevor Siemian throws Broncos season into chaos

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Oct 16, 2017

DENVER – With Peyton Manning in the big house, with a chance to creep close to the Chiefs, with a winless team as the opponent, Trevor Siemian...

David Ramsey: Air Force's weird football team takes wild ride to win over UNLV
David Ramsey: Air Force's weird football team takes wild ride to win over UNLV

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Oct 15, 2017

What a weird season. Air Force has survived a monsoon and lightning delays and the bitter heartbreak of losing at Navy moments after victory seemed...

David Ramsey: Air Force hockey survives scare from Sun Devils
David Ramsey: Air Force hockey survives scare from Sun Devils

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Oct 13, 2017

The Air Force hockey team is burdened. The Falcons expect to dominate this season, expect to return to the NCAA Tournament, expect to skate to victory...

David Ramsey: Three reasons to believe in Air Force's fallen football team
David Ramsey: Three reasons to believe in Air Force's fallen football team

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Oct 12, 2017

Troy Calhoun declines to discuss Saturday’s uplifting, depressing, baffling loss to Navy. “We’ve moved on,” he says. Moved on? Yeah, sure, coach....

Ramsey blog: A day that will live in soccer infamy as U.S. fails to qualify for the World Cup
Ramsey blog: A day that will live in soccer infamy as U.S. fails to qualify for the World Cup

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Oct 11, 2017

If you keep encountering women and men today who seem miserable, let me offer a probable explanation: They are fans of the United States men's soccer...

David Ramsey: Relax, Avs won't be NHL's worst team ... only close to it
David Ramsey: Relax, Avs won't be NHL's worst team ... only close to it

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Oct 11, 2017

First, the encouraging news. The Colorado Avalanche will not remain the NHL’s worst team. The Avs will hover, barely, above the expansion Vegas...

David Ramsey: Arion Worthman magnificent in Air Force's inspiring, infuriating loss to Navy
David Ramsey: Arion Worthman magnificent in Air Force's inspiring, infuriating loss to Navy

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sat, Oct 7, 2017

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Air Force players will never escape this defeat to Navy. Oh, they’ll try. Over the next few decades, the Falcons who experienced a...

David Ramsey: Can Air Force football win at Navy? History says no
David Ramsey: Can Air Force football win at Navy? History says no

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Oct 6, 2017

Air Force requires a fresh start to its 2017 football season. The Falcons were already down after consecutive losses to national powers Michigan and...

David Ramsey: Palmer football coach believes brighter days ahead for struggling Terrors
David Ramsey: Palmer football coach believes brighter days ahead for struggling Terrors

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Oct 3, 2017

On a sunny afternoon on the east end of downtown, Palmer High running back/cornerback Joshua Johnson is filled with hope. It’s an unlikely hope, a...

David Ramsey: Broncos, blessed with freshly ferocious defense, have chance to be special
David Ramsey: Broncos, blessed with freshly ferocious defense, have chance to be special

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Oct 2, 2017

DENVER – Bronco fans devote big chunks of their days to worrying about a team that is both a diversion and an affliction. This worrying is not just...

Rapid Reaction: Broncos trudge to victory over stumbling Raiders
Rapid Reaction: Broncos trudge to victory over stumbling Raiders

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Oct 2, 2017

DENVER – The Broncos victory over the Raiders was not dazzling. It was familiar. Two seasons ago, the Broncos marched to a Super Bowl title with...

Derby's sensational one-handed catch helps push Broncos to victory
Derby's sensational one-handed catch helps push Broncos to victory

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Oct 1, 2017

DENVER – A.J. Derby made a supremely difficult catch look easy. In the first quarter of the Broncos 16-10 victory over the Raiders, quarterback...

CSCS powers to 27-9 win over St. Mary's
CSCS powers to 27-9 win over St. Mary's

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Sep 29, 2017

An eventful, dramatic final drive helped Colorado Springs Christian School clinch a 27-9 victory over St. Mary’s. The win pushes CSCS’s Lions to a...

David Ramsey: Air Force defenders must do more than wave at New Mexico ball carriers
David Ramsey: Air Force defenders must do more than wave at New Mexico ball carriers

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Sep 28, 2017

Not long ago, a trip to Albuquerque was a virtual vacation for Air Force’s football team. No more. For the past five seasons against the Lobos, Air...

David Ramsey: It's playoffs or bust for Millsap and vastly improved Denver Nuggets
David Ramsey: It's playoffs or bust for Millsap and vastly improved Denver Nuggets

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Sep 25, 2017

DENVER – Paul Millsap, superstar?  “Um, sure,” says Millsap, the Denver Nuggets $30 million man as he begins a philosophical examination of the...

Rapid Reaction: Bumbling Trevor Siemian and goofy call by confused ref doom the Broncos to defeat
Rapid Reaction: Bumbling Trevor Siemian and goofy call by confused ref doom the Broncos to defeat

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Sep 24, 2017

What happened to the team we knew? The Broncos looked magnificent last week while utterly dominating the (allegedly) mighty Cowboys. The same team...

David Ramsey: Trump wrong on Brandon Marshall, others who protest during anthem
David Ramsey: Trump wrong on Brandon Marshall, others who protest during anthem

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Sep 24, 2017

Brandon Marshall is not the son of a bitch. He’s the son of Barbara, a proud, diligent American who worked two jobs to support Brandon and his...

David Ramsey: Lesson from a deluge - Air Force's offense must diversify
David Ramsey: Lesson from a deluge - Air Force's offense must diversify

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sat, Sep 23, 2017

Tim McVey kept using the word “weird” to describe Air Force’s loss to San Diego State. And he’s right. It was weird. A monsoon descended on Falcon...

David Ramsey: Manitou's Mustangs defeat Englewood's highly unruly Pirates
David Ramsey: Manitou's Mustangs defeat Englewood's highly unruly Pirates

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Sep 22, 2017

Englewood had been driving for nine minutes, and the gloom was thickening for Manitou Springs. The Mustangs had lost two straight games and their...

David Ramsey: Can Air Force's Troy Calhoun defeat Rocky Long, the coach who owns the Falcons?
David Ramsey: Can Air Force's Troy Calhoun defeat Rocky Long, the coach who owns the Falcons?

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Sep 22, 2017

Troy Calhoun has been crashing through roadblocks the past three seasons. On Saturday, he faces his biggest roadblock, the 67-year-old coach who has...

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