When Chyron Is More Honest Than The Head Coach

The Broncos are saying all the right things ahead of their historic mismatch with Jacksonville. After Wednesday's practice, John Fox said "We don't look at point spreads...This team has beaten us four out of the last five times. There's no one here taking anyone lightly." KUSA's lower third cut through the coachspeak. » 10/11/13 6:02pm 10/11/13 6:02pm

Fox Gets Conservative: Did The Denver Coach's Risk-Averse Strategy Cost …

NFL coaches will often refer to "playing the percentages." But if there's one thing I've learned by studying strategic decisions, it's that coaches don't have a firm grasp of those percentages. And when anyone is uncertain of the odds, he'll fall back on the sure thing. That was the case with Broncos coach John Fox, who… » 1/13/13 11:27pm 1/13/13 11:27pm

How The Broncos Got Peyton Manning

It came down to Arizona, Tennessee and Denver. Those three teams, sans Miami, that everyone expected to be on Peyton Manning's radar were the three finalists in Manning's search for a new team. Manning wanted a chance to win, but more than that, he wanted to go where he would have friends. Ken Whisenhunt, the old… » 3/27/12 1:10pm 3/27/12 1:10pm

When You Wear A Self-Sexually Suggestive Hockey Sweater, People Make…

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and internets to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 1/15/11 9:00am 1/15/11 9:00am