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Durango’s Jacob Bourdon, Richard Hall sign to play football at Fort Lewis

Area fans will have the opportunity to watch two members of last year’s Durango High School football team continue their careers on the gridiron for years to come. DHS seniors Jacob Bourdon and...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Durango’s John Benton expected to leave Denver Broncos for San Francisco 49ers

Weeks after joining the Denver Broncos staff as an assistant offensive line coach, Durango’s John Benton may be on the move elsewhere. According to 9News , Benton was granted permission to...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Colorado delays approval of coach Mike MacIntyre’s extension

BOULDER – Football coach Mike MacIntyre’s $16.25 million contract extension is being held up as the University of Colorado looks into his handling of domestic abuse allegations levied against a...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Broncos quarterback situation a mystery early

ENGLEWOOD – While their fans ponder another veteran QB arrival such as Tony Romo this offseason, the Denver Broncos say it’s a two-man race between incumbent Trevor Siemian and former first-round...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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NFL offseason: From Romo rumors to Kaepernick’s future to marijuana

The NFL’s offseason has arrived. The confetti is done falling on the New England Patriots’ fifth Super Bowl victory. The testimonials to the reaffirmed all-time greatness of quarterback Tom Brady...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Patriots’ Martellus Bennett doesn’t feel the need to ‘stick to sports’

Martellus Bennett is not afraid to take a public stance on a variety of topics, and the Patriots tight end was at it again immediately after his team won the Super Bowl, telling reporters that he...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Big 12 to withhold revenue share from Baylor

The Big 12 Conference said Wednesday it will withhold millions of dollars in revenue from Baylor until an outside review determines the university and athletic department are complying with Title...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Broncos introduce slew of new coaches

ENGLEWOOD – Mike McCoy is glad he’s calling plays again, if not all the shots like he did in San Diego. He gave up game-day play-calling duties during his four season as head coach of the Chargers....

DATE: Feb. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Patriots parade Boston for Super Bowl win

BOSTON – Snow, rain and chilly temperatures didn’t dampen the joy of New England Patriots fans exulting in their team’s latest championship Tuesday. The five-time Super Bowl winners received a...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Company accused of scamming 9/11, NFL concussion victims

NEW YORK – New York and federal authorities sued a company Tuesday that they say scammed sick 9/11 responders and NFL players who are receiving payouts for concussion-related injuries. In the...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Official asks Texas Rangers to help find lost Brady jersey

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick is asking the state’s top law enforcement officers to help locate Tom Brady’s missing game jersey, which disappeared from the New England Patriots’ locker...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Vegas, baby! Who’ll go No. 1? NFL offseason stories to watch

Tom Brady took the high road while appearing with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and collecting the silver hardware for his record fourth Super Bowl MVP award. New England Patriots coach Bill...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports