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David Ramsey: LaRose and Falcon basketball could make noise in 4A
David Ramsey: LaRose and Falcon basketball could make noise in 4A

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Dec 13, 2017

Brendan LaRose is a 6-foot-9 center who can sink 3-pointers and rise high above the rim, always a rare combination, but his high school days have been...

David Ramsey: Demaryius Thomas can return to the DT of old with a few major adjustments by Broncos
David Ramsey: Demaryius Thomas can return to the DT of old with a few major adjustments by Broncos

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Dec 11, 2017

DENVER - A small moment of sunshine in a lost season. On third and six early in the fourth quarter, Trevor Siemian throws a completion to Demaryius...

David Ramsey: Colorado College hockey returns the bitter fun to Gold Pan rivalry with DU
David Ramsey: Colorado College hockey returns the bitter fun to Gold Pan rivalry with DU

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Dec 11, 2017

For a stupendously uplifting weekend, Colorado College drew even with the Evil Empire of the North, sometimes known as the University of Denver. On...

David Ramsey: Don't let North Korea fear stop Olympic movement
David Ramsey: Don't let North Korea fear stop Olympic movement

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Dec 8, 2017

Let’s go. Let’s resist the temptation to fall prey to fear. Let’s send an American Olympic team to South Korea despite the uncomfortable truth that our...

David Ramsey: Palmer Ridge's Deuce Roberson honors his great-grandmother with kisses, and touchdowns
David Ramsey: Palmer Ridge's Deuce Roberson honors his great-grandmother with kisses, and touchdowns

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sat, Dec 2, 2017

Deuce Roberson trotted into the end zone after a rapid 69-yard journey and had only an instant before his Palmer Ridge teammates arrived to hug and...

Sports Illustrated honors Colin Kaepernick with prestigious Ali Award
Sports Illustrated honors Colin Kaepernick with prestigious Ali Award

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Dec 1, 2017

In a move that will inspire support and most likely even more opposition, Sports Illustrated has named former 49ers quarterback - and NFL outcast -...

David Ramsey: Childish,  directionless Denver Broncos must find grown-ups to revive fallen franchise
David Ramsey: Childish, directionless Denver Broncos must find grown-ups to revive fallen franchise

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Nov 30, 2017

On a morning filled with September sunshine, darkness lurked on the horizon. Anyone who understands football and winning was confused on the morning...

David Ramsey: CU and CSU should pursue Palmer Ridge star quarterback Ty Evans
David Ramsey: CU and CSU should pursue Palmer Ridge star quarterback Ty Evans

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Nov 30, 2017

Nine years ago, Cory McLellan would embark on deep routes at Dirty Woman Park in Monument’s Old Town. At the time, McLellan was a little kid playing...

Coronado grad Kyle Snyder honored by USOC as best of 2017
Coronado grad Kyle Snyder honored by USOC as best of 2017

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Nov 30, 2017

Kyle Snyder, a Coronado High graduate, was named the United States Olympic Committee's 2017 male athlete of the year Wednesday at a dinner in Los...

Ramsey blog: Eli Manning? No way. Broncos should look elsewhere
Ramsey blog: Eli Manning? No way. Broncos should look elsewhere

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Nov 29, 2017

Let's say Eli Manning's last name was, say, Jones. If Eli Jones became available to play for the suddenly awful Broncos, I don't believe many fans...

David Ramsey: Jonathan Barnes brings rim-endangering fury to UCCS basketball team
David Ramsey: Jonathan Barnes brings rim-endangering fury to UCCS basketball team

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Nov 29, 2017

A call from an old friend (who just happens to play in the NBA) helped persuade Jonathan Barnes to conclude his college basketball career at the...

David Ramsey's report card and prediction for Broncos at Raiders
David Ramsey's report card and prediction for Broncos at Raiders

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Nov 26, 2017

A quick look at Sunday's Broncos-Raiders matchup in Oakland.

David Ramsey: Face it Broncos fans, you hate Raiders too much to miss Sunday's struggle
David Ramsey: Face it Broncos fans, you hate Raiders too much to miss Sunday's struggle

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Nov 26, 2017

A man goes for a Sunday walk with his dog and refuses to return to his TV set. A woman steps into the sunshine to rake leaves and declines to again...

David Ramsey: Late-night games chasing away Air Force football fans
David Ramsey: Late-night games chasing away Air Force football fans

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sat, Nov 25, 2017

Ray Wild was cold. Really cold. Cold enough he was almost sure he would drop his Air Force football season tickets, the ones he’s enjoyed for 31...

David Ramsey: Paxton Lynch will require something Broncos fans don't have in great supply
David Ramsey: Paxton Lynch will require something Broncos fans don't have in great supply

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Nov 23, 2017

ENGLEWOOD – It’s a big moment. Paxton Lynch is being asked to return life to a virtually deceased Broncos offense, and season. But, please, let’s be...

David Ramsey: Fired Mike McCoy wasn't given the tools for success with Broncos
David Ramsey: Fired Mike McCoy wasn't given the tools for success with Broncos

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Nov 21, 2017

Mike McCoy was directing an offense averaging only 18.3 points per game, and only 14.6 points since a 42-point outburst against the Cowboys in Week 2....

David Ramsey: John Elway is the one who went 'soft' after Broncos Super Bowl victory
David Ramsey: John Elway is the one who went 'soft' after Broncos Super Bowl victory

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Nov 20, 2017

DENVER – This one’s on John. The creator of the 2017 Denver Broncos dislikes his creation. On Friday night, John Elway twice called his Broncos...

Rapid Reaction: Brock Osweiler is a failure as Broncos find way to lose to Bengals
Rapid Reaction: Brock Osweiler is a failure as Broncos find way to lose to Bengals

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Nov 19, 2017

DENVER – At least this one was close. The Broncos found a way Sunday to lose to the Bengals. The Broncos defense was violently stingy. The Bengals...

Tom Brady spotted at Chapel Hills Mall and more from the Patriots' visit to Colorado Springs
Tom Brady spotted at Chapel Hills Mall and more from the Patriots' visit to Colorado Springs

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sat, Nov 18, 2017

Tom Brady stands next to a fan in the east parking lot of Chapel Hills Mall. Brady saw a movie at the mall Thursday night. Check out Brady in his...

David Ramsey: Palmer Ridge won't throw CHSAA under the bus for long road trip, and neither should you
David Ramsey: Palmer Ridge won't throw CHSAA under the bus for long road trip, and neither should you

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

On Friday afternoon at 1:30, Palmer Ridge’s football team will end its school day and climb on a big yellow bus to begin a 232-mile ride for Saturday’s...

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