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The silence is deafening. Is Peyton really coming back?

The silence is deafening. Is Peyton really coming back?

"-There’s nothing stopping Manning from forcing Denver’s hand. “Pay me or cut me” could very well be his stance. And he’s perfectly justified in taking it." click the read more link...

Suddenly everybody hates Julius Thomas

Suddenly everybody hates Julius Thomas

"Broncos Country loved JT and now he's being run out of town on a digital rail becuase of one article written by one sports radio host based on the comments...

Crap my kid Photoshopped for me: Only Bill could make Pete look like ...

Crap my kid Photoshopped for me: Only Bill could make Pete look like ...

Pete Carroll is no angel. But the head coach of the Patriots makes him look like one.

Radio Row: Say goodbye to the Press Box

Radio Row: Say goodbye to the Press Box

"The success of the Press Box show earned Peter Burns national attention and that attention ultimately led to his being discovered by ESPN and eventually hired to anchor the new...

OK, Peyton. One more year and that's it, okay?

OK, Peyton. One more year and that's it, okay?

"Pretty much everything Peyton Manning is yet to do can be done in 2015 - including winning a Super Bowl in a Broncos uniform. But after that he's got to...

It's time for the Broncos to stop walking on Manning's eggshells.

It's time for the Broncos to stop walking on Manning's eggshells.

"So long as number 18 is suiting up for the Denver Broncos the Denver Broncos will be built around Peyton Manning. The offense will be designed in his image and...

The Broncos should stick with plan "A" if only for one more year

The Broncos should stick with plan "A" if only for one more year

"Peyton Manning and John Fox are a package. It would be senseless for the Broncos to fire Fox and hire a replacement for Manning's "one last run" at the playoffs....

Radio Row: Another shoe drops in the rapidly changing sports radio scene. How much more is to come?

Radio Row: Another shoe drops in the rapidly changing sports radio scene. How much more is to come?

"It is possible, however, that Front Range Sports, now flush with the $5.75M it received from Colorado Public Radio for the 102.3 signal, could make a play to purchase the...

Godspeed, Adrian Dater. Godspeed.

Godspeed, Adrian Dater. Godspeed.

"Well, the communications must have been real. She was, if her Twitter account was to be believed, quite upset with Dater for his actions and she launched a personal campaign...

Is “Super Creepy” Adrian Dater posing more problems for the Post?

Is “Super Creepy” Adrian Dater posing more problems for the Post?

"Deadspin has once again become interested in Dater’s exploits on Twitter. This time the site was contacted by a female hockey fan who provided screen grabs of some rather creepy...

Pro leagues / teams are making deals with the Devil in daily fantasy sports

Pro leagues / teams are making deals with the Devil in daily fantasy sports

"The industry has cleverly slipped into the loopholes left in the gaming act and in doing so has essentially replaced online poker as the most popular form of internet gambling." CLICK...

A stunning Broncos loss has made us normal people again

A stunning Broncos loss has made us normal people again

"Better now than later, I say. Better for the fans. Better for the team. Not only do the Broncos now have a better perspective on how they might be beaten...

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"I scored free tickets. But I still spent $15 to park, $5 on a hot dog, $9 for loaded tots and $21 on three warm Coors Lights. That’s a total of $50 I dropped attending a free basketball game."

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"-There’s nothing stopping Manning from forcing Denver’s hand. “Pay me or cut me” could very well be his stance. And he’s perfectly justified in taking it."

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Assuming Adrian Wojnarowski is on his game today the way he normally is Denver fans can finally take a deep breath of fresh clean Javale-free Rocky Mountain air. The clown prince of basketball has reportedly been shipped along with a first-round pick to Philadelphia. 

All the Nuggets get out of the deal presumably is the rights to draft a Turkish center. They do love their big Euros, don't they? It matters not what comes back in the deal, though. Just the fact that they found a trade partner willing to absorb their $12M albatross is reason enough to be giddy. McGee is a joke and he made the Nuggets look even dumber than they actually are. He was easily the hardest piece to rid themselves of so it doesn't really matter what they had to do. He's gone. 

Suddenly everybody hates Julius Thomas

Written by Tuesday, 17 February 2015 11:24

"Broncos Country loved JT and now he's being run out of town on a digital rail becuase of one article written by one sports radio host based on the comments of one anonymous source"

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"It's hard to say whether the Nuggets' roster is a terrible fir for Shaw or whether Shaw is a terrible NBA coach but team brass seems to assume the former. They are vocally supporting Shaw and his vision for the Nuggets and they finally seem ready to do something they never do - blow up the team."

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Pey cut for Peyton? Don't count on it.

Written by Monday, 16 February 2015 10:50

"Big name players with big time contracts restructure their deals all the time. Tom Brady has done it a couple times in recent years in the name of giving the Patriots a better shot at going all the way. But don't count on Manning doing it."
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"The Nuggets traveled to Philadelphia last night to face the woeful 76ers, a team aiming to accumulate as few victories as possible. The Nuggets got blown out. They've made a habit of being blown out lately and have in the process become an even bigger laughing stock than teams that are losing intentionally"

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"I have tried my best over the past many years to detest Tom Brady; his dashing good looks, his mock humility, his questionable ethics, his cheating head coach... these all make him an ideal target for my bile..."

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Pete Carroll is no angel. But the head coach of the Patriots makes him look like one.

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"Both fanbases are obnoxious wankers that make ISIS look like a few rowdy lads you could have a beer with."

Oh, sweet irony. Here's a video from the three-part series "Life of Ty" where Lawson promoted the ride share company  Lyft.

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Well, folks, if you're planning to go to the Nuggets game tonight you can probably expect not to see Ty Lawson as the dimunitive point guard was popped riding dirty in LODO after 1AM Friday morning. Lawson was visibly impared according to Denver PD and slurring his speech. 

The arrest is Lawson's second for DUI in Denver.  Not good. He was driving 28 MPH over the speed limit, too, which means that he's not just a drunk driver. He's a bad drunk driver. 

Stay tuned. We'll be keeping our eyes peeled to see how the Nuggets respond. Will he be suspended? Fined? Traded? Forced to ride with Javale on his Segway? 

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Change is in the air all around Denver sports radio. 102.3 is now 105.5, the Fan is presumably being purchased by Altitude Sports and the entire lineup at Mile High Sports Radio is shifting due to the Press Box shutting down.

Here's what I understand the new weekday lineup at MHS to be beginning next week. 

6AM-7AM The Rude Awakening with Josh Dover and Jesse Trujillo

7AM-9AM Morning Mayhem with Danny Williams and Marcello Romano

9AM - NOON The Brandon Spano Show

NOON - 1PM Whitely on Sports with Gil Whitely

1PM-2PM The Irv and Joe Show

2PM-4PM The Big Show with Chris Braden, Benny Bash and Kent Erickson

4PM-6PM Afternoon Drive with Eric Goodman, Josh Pennock and Will Peterson

6PM-7PM the Renknowitall w/ Renaud Notaro, Dr. Travis Heath, Andrew Mason and Colin Daniels (rotating)

7PM-8PM CU on Mile High Sports with Don Brenner

8PM-10PM Last Call with Benjamin Albright and Joe Morgan

 

 

Radio Row: Say goodbye to the Press Box

Written by Thursday, 22 January 2015 12:51

"The success of the Press Box show earned Peter Burns national attention and that attention ultimately led to his being discovered by ESPN and eventually hired to anchor the new SEC network. Burns relocated to North Carolina and left the show in the capable hands of Krisztal and Lomena who have worked hard to keep it vital"

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OK, Peyton. One more year and that's it, okay?

Written by Wednesday, 21 January 2015 12:33

"Pretty much everything Peyton Manning is yet to do can be done in 2015 - including winning a Super Bowl in a Broncos uniform. But after that he's got to go and let Brock Osweiler - or whoever happens to be the QB of the future - begin his reign for the Orange and Blue."

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"Once the Broncos took a dive to the Colts on Sunday, January 11th, the Nuggets had a rare opportunity to create a gleam in the finicky eye of the Denver fan base even in the wake of the firing of John Fox and the "coaching search" that ensued. It was but a fleeting moment, however, and their opportunity quickly passed."

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In the NFL being a favorite doesn't alway mean you'll win. In the South Stands $10K season-long NFL wager-off the same is true. Scott Stafford has long been a favorite to take the contest down but two dark horses, both from Mile High Sports have moved ahead of Scott over the past few weeks. It's a three-horse race now as we head into Championship Sunday.

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Will Silent Stan save 104.3 the Fan?

Written by Wednesday, 14 January 2015 11:06

He owns the Avalanche. He owns the Nuggets (kind of), he owns the LA St Louis Rams, he owns Altitude Sports and Entertainment and now, if speculation holds true, "Silent" Stan Kroenke will soon own 104.3 the Fan.
The station became for sale when Entercom, who bought out Lincoln Financial Media, was forced by the FCC to divest one of it's FM signals in the Denver market. Entercom chose to divest the Fan presumably due to its overhead - which is naturally higher than that of a voice-tracked music station.

104.3 FM is anybody's to purchase and, if the purchaser were to decide to, the format of the station could easily be changed. Denver sports radio listeners might lose their favorite station. But if Kroenke Sports buys the station it will clearly remain a sports signal and continue to be the radio carrier of Avs and Nuggets games. The company is the ideal buyer for the Fan. So hopefully the rumors that KSE is the buyer are true.

According to Mark Knudson's blog, Kroenke Sports will pay $12M for the Fan and take over operations sometime in the next sixty days. This is fantastic news.  

"So long as number 18 is suiting up for the Denver Broncos the Denver Broncos will be built around Peyton Manning. The offense will be designed in his image and the defense will suffer for the tools Manning needs."

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