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Denver Broncos to start Paxton Lynch at quarterback against Raiders

ALAMEDA, Calif. – It’s time to see conclusively if quarterback Paxton Lynch is a bust or just a late bloomer. The Denver Broncos’ former first-round draft pick will make his first start this...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Baseball Hall of Famer Joe Morgan urges voters to keep steroid users out of Cooperstown

Hall of Fame second baseman Joe Morgan is urging voters to keep “known steroid users” out of Cooperstown. A day after the Hall revealed its 33-man ballot for the 2018 class, the 74-year-old Morgan...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Broncos fire offensive coordinator Mike McCoy; quarterback coach Bill Musgrave coach to take over

ENGLEWOOD — Vance Joseph’s switch of quarterbacks did nothing to stem the tide of turnovers, so the Denver Broncos rookie head coach on Monday changed his offensive architect. The Broncos’...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Investigators: Roy Halladay performed turns before crash

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Retired star pitcher Roy Halladay sped his small sports plane low over the Gulf of Mexico minutes before his fatal crash two weeks ago, climbing sharply in the final seconds...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

M-CHS freshman wins national ATV racing championship

Noah Harris, a freshman at Montezuma-Cortez High School, has been crowned the 250cc production class WORCS national champion. His 10-year-old brother, Marcus Harris, raced in the same class and...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Called soft by John Elway, Broncos don’t respond in loss to Bengals

DENVER — The Denver Broncos saved some of their best defense for after the game. At issue: boss John Elway labeling them soft. It didn’t sit too well with a few of the players, though others...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

NFL Sunday: Brady, Patriots dominate Raiders 33-8 in Mexico City

MEXICO CITY – Tom Brady felt right at home in his first appearance in Mexico by throwing for 339 yards and three touchdowns, to the delight of an adoring crowd, in the New England Patriots’ 33-8...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Dalton’s 3 TDs lead Bengals past Broncos 20-17

DENVER – Andy Dalton and the Cincinnati Bengals only made things tougher on the Denver Broncos 48 hours after their boss labeled them as soft. Dalton’s three touchdown throws and a defense that...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Martin Truex Jr. caps career season with 1st NASCAR title

HOMESTEAD, Fla. – NASCAR’s newest champion wouldn’t take his helmet off. He couldn’t. If he did, then everyone would see Martin Truex Jr. cry. Truex capped the most successful season of his...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Broncos boss John Elway blames players, not coaches, for nosedive

DENVER – Broncos general manager John Elway defended his embattled rookie head coach and his staff Friday night while laying the blame for Denver’s five-game skid squarely on the shoulders of his...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | UPDATED: 3 days 23 hours ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Dale Earnhardt Jr. ready to say a final goodbye to NASCAR caree

HOMESTEAD, Fla. – Dale Earnhardt Jr. bounded out of the media center and was instantly swarmed by fans snapping photos and shoving Sharpies in his face. Earnhardt was tailed until he walked up the...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | UPDATED: 3 days 23 hours ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Denver Broncos pondering making Paxton Lynch the backup

ENGLEWOOD – Paxton Lynch has a good chance of being active for the first time this season when the Denver Broncos face the Cincinnati Bengals. Brock Osweiler will make his third start for the...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | UPDATED: 3 days 23 hours ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports