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Klee: Denver Broncos quarterback in Week 1? Mark Sanchez
By: Paul Klee - 0 16 hr ago

DENVER - Order your Mark Sanchez jersey yet?

"We have a lot of confidence in Mark," Broncos coach Gary Kubiak said, again.


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Klee: Paxton 'Action' Lynch will prove Broncos right
By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Apr 29, 2016

CENTENNIAL - In 2018, when the Raiders are in Las Vegas and someone you don't want as president is president, the Broncos will win another Super...

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Klee: Broncos contract or not, Von Miller makes dreams come true
By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Apr 27, 2016

DENVER - The rock star arrived with a posse. They wore his No. 58 jersey, flashed their own dance moves, marveled at the giant man standing before...

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Klee: Tuesday starter De La Rosa usually finds success at Coors Field
By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Apr 26, 2016

DENVER - Just for a moment, Jorge De La Rosa stood perplexed in the elevator.

We've all done it: Press the button, the automated door closes,...

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Klee: Broncos get another lucky bounce with Tom Brady ruling
By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Apr 26, 2016

DENVER - If the Supreme Court of the United States hears an appeal over deflated balls and bruised egos, we should all huddle and re-evaluate our...

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Klee: Don't expect Broncos draft picks to play early
By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Apr 23, 2016

DENVER - We can talk about John Elway's ranking on the Jerry West Scale at another time, maybe a year from now, depending on how the repeat bid...

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Klee: The Broncos you love are the Seahawks you loathed
By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Apr 21, 2016

DENVER - Their poker face is laughing in yours.

They are bold, brash and back for more. For the Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos, it's not...

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Klee: Broncos should not break the bank on Von Miller
By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, Apr 18, 2016

CENTENNIAL - Anyone seen Von Miller?

"He's probably in Paris right now," Emmanuel Sanders joked.

Waldo has competition. Last seen with...

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Klee: NFL prospects can dream the C.J. Anderson dream
By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Apr 16, 2016

CENTENNIAL - He arrived at Dove Valley, headquarters of the Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos, with less acclaim than a Monday sunrise, just another...

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Klee: Colorado Rockies join baseball's arms race
By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Apr 12, 2016

DENVER - The arms have it. They will torque the Rockies franchise in the direction of a World Series. Or they will continue club tradition of...

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Klee: Come for Coors Field, stay for Trevor Story
By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Apr 9, 2016

DENVER - There has always been the ballpark.

Since 1995, Coors Field has stood as the brilliant centerpiece of LoDo, a baseball palace that...

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Klee: Trevor Story and Rockies offer hope, at least
By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Apr 8, 2016

DENVER - The man, the myth, the legend held his purple-and-gray batting gloves and matte black batting helmet for the final time. He smiled for the...

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Klee: How Air Force helped Colorado Springs hockey player to DU and the Frozen Four
By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Apr 7, 2016

DENVER - Colin Staub was driving to a dental appointment when he got the call.

And because he was driving, he didn't take the call. That's...

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Klee: Colorado basketball can be a Sweet 16 team in 2017
By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Apr 5, 2016

BOULDER - Perched next to the court at Coors Events Center, where next season Colorado could field the best basketball team in school history, George...

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Klee: Free agency losses won't doom Denver Broncos
By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, Apr 4, 2016

DENVER - There were 46 folks in the ballroom when Vonnie B'Vsean Miller accepted the trophy from Roger Goodell as MVP of Super Bowl 50. It felt like...

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Klee: Talent, not coaching, the issue with Colorado Avalanche
By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Apr 1, 2016

CENTENNIAL - It could be the steady stream of optimism that chaps your hide with Patrick Roy. He digs his guys, backs his guys, and right now, on the...

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Klee: Enjoy the Final Four, then wash your hands
By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Mar 29, 2016

BOULDER - Just so we're clear on how the sausage at Syracuse is made, let's review how the Orange cooked up this five-star puke-fest.

Try not...

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Klee: The Denver Broncos' next quarterback should be ...
By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, Mar 28, 2016

DENVER - Maybe a Craigslist ad is the way to go.

WANTED: QB. Candidate must exhibit poise, mobility, willingness to crack jokes in press...

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Klee: Avalanche must seize low point in Colorado sports
By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Mar 24, 2016

DENVER - Remove the Super Bowl champs and Colorado's Big 5 are all snowed in. Can the Avalanche dig us out from this blizzard of defeats?


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Klee: Denver Nuggets valuing culture over NBA lottery balls
By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Mar 22, 2016

DENVER - Want to get Michael Malone all kinds of fired up?

Ask the Nuggets coach about tanking.

"Tank doesn't exist in my vocabulary,...

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Klee: Why the NCAA tournament hurts so good
By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Mar 19, 2016

DENVER - He sat at his locker and cried.

That's how this story usually ends. It's not a happy ending, most of the time. At its heart the NCAA...

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Klee: Stunning start to March Madness in Denver
By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Mar 18, 2016

DENVER - This is the thing about Cinderella. We never know what she looks like until her grand entrance.

In the peculiar case of...

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Klee: Gonzaga shows right way to NCAA Tournament success
By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Mar 17, 2016

DENVER - This edition of the Gonzaga Bulldogs is not one of their greatest teams. Those are yet to come.

Down to seven healthy scholarship...

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Klee: Tips for mastering your Denver portion of the NCAA men's basketball bracket
By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Mar 15, 2016

Headed to Pepsi Center Thursday for the NCAA tournament - or simply honing your office bracket? College basketball enthusiast Paul Klee has you...

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Klee: March Madness, as told by Villanova's 1985 champion
By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, Mar 14, 2016

DENVER - In the crowded yet comfortable Villanova locker room, minutes before the greatest upset in NCAA Tournament championship game history, coach...

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Klee: If he wants, Peyton Manning should play in 2016
By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Mar 1, 2016

DENVER - Play on, Peyton.

Does 18 have one more in him? Probably not. But why not (try)?

It won't be in Colorado. The Broncos are...

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Klee: The hate lives on in Avalanche-Red Wings rivalry
By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Feb 26, 2016

DENVER - Time heals, huh?

Baloney. The Red Wings still hate the Avs, and the feeling is mutual. Some things have changed, but not that.


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Klee: Here are the 5 best outdoor jobs in Colorado
By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Feb 26, 2016

The Battle on Blake - Colorado College vs. Denver at Coors Field on Saturday - is an outdoor hockey fan's dream. Another dream? Five of the best jobs...

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Klee: Colorado basketball player Josh Scott is part of the Scott Starting Five
By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Feb 24, 2016

BOULDER - What's it like to raise five boys into five outstanding athletes?

This might be the clearest summation: One night not long ago,...

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Klee: For Super Bowl MVP Von Miller, Mom knows best
By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Feb 20, 2016

DENVER - She leaned against a wall, out of the spotlight. A few steps away, her son basked in the brightest spotlight in sports, that of a Super Bowl...