1. Denver Broncos: Is There Hope In The Mile High City?

    After a 31-17 beating at the hands of the Baltimore Ravens , the Denver Broncos are bruised and battered—both physically and mentally...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about almost 4 years ago 1,270 reads 12 comments

  2. Broncos-Ravens Preview: Denver Broncos Running for Their Lives

    Run, run as fast as you can. Or even a slight jog would do. Despite the NFL's worst running game, the Denver Broncos currently sit at 2-2 tied for second in the AFC West and are coming off a 26-20 comeback win over the Tennessee Titans...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about almost 4 years ago 448 reads 27 comments

  3. Denver Broncos: What's The Rush? Running Attack Can Be Fixed.

    Put those torches down, Broncos fans. Despite an impressive come from behind win at Tennessee last week, the word of the week for the Broncos has been "run." Actually, add two more words to that: "lack of...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about almost 4 years ago 439 reads 4 comments

  4. Packers-Redskins Preview: Are the Green Bay Packers in Trouble?

    It's hard to believe the Packers are a 3-1 team. It's especially hard to believe with all the gloom and doom talk amongst fans after what has been a pretty bad week for the team on the injury and public relations fronts...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about almost 4 years ago 1,723 reads 15 comments

  5. Tim Tebow: Do the Denver Broncos No Longer Need Tebow?

    Color me surprised. Two months ago, despite reports of a solid (if not spectacular) training camp by current starting quarterback Kyle Orton , all the buzz among Broncos fans ...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about almost 4 years ago 4,224 reads 42 comments

  6. Packers-Lions Preview: The Battle for Packer Pride

    Oy. That single word sums up the entire fandom of the Green Bay Packers following their 20-17 sickening loss to the Chicago Bears this past Monday, dropping their record to 2-1 and placing them one game behind the first-place Bears...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about almost 4 years ago 353 reads 9 comments

  7. Victory From Defeat: Five Signs the Denver Broncos Are On the Right Track

    With every negative, there is usually a positive. The 1-2 start the 2010 Denver Broncos are off to is no exception...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about almost 4 years ago 1,027 reads 1 comments

  8. Packers-Bears Preview: Battle for NFC North Supremacy

    Now THAT was more like it. Despite getting off to a sluggish start in the first half, and after a fiery speech by a supposedly red-faced Mike McCarthy, the Green Bay Packers ran over the Buffalo Bills 34-7...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about almost 4 years ago 2,182 reads 10 comments

  9. Packers-Bills Preview: Green Bay Tries to Exercise Some Demons

    One down, 15 to go. One week of games is not enough time to cause any NFL team to press the panic button, but we still got some early indications of how this season will pan out for the Green Bay Packers...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about almost 4 years ago 1,074 reads 4 comments

  10. Green Bay Packers Week 1 Preview: Fireworks In Philly?

    As they embark on a journey they hope will end with a victory in Dallas and hoisting the Lombardi Trophy, the Green Bay Packers open the 2010 season on the road staring at what looks like a mirror image of themselves just two short seasons ago...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about almost 4 years ago 1,525 reads 5 comments

  11. The Denver Broncos Are Flying Under The Radar in 2010 With Mile Low Expectations

    Gulp. Well Broncos fans, the 2010 NFL preseason has drawn to a close and we still have absolutely no clue what to expect out of this year's edition of the Denver Broncos...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about almost 4 years ago 1,089 reads 13 comments

  12. Death of a Hero: Brett Favre's Tragic Fall from Grace

    I remember it so vividly. I was nine years old at the time and my parents and I just left church to go eat at the now-closed Callahan's restaurant in Oshkosh, WI. On the television there, the Green Bay Packers were hosting the Cincinnati Bengals...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about 4 years ago 1,184 reads 9 comments

  13. His Own Man: Green Bay Packers' Mike McCarthy a Unique NFL Head Coach

    If you were a tree, what kind of tree would you be? How many of us have heard that question? In the NFL, especially as it relates to head coaches, it rings true, more than most...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about 4 years ago 1,486 reads 21 comments

  14. Green Bay Packer on the Hot Seat: A.J. Hawk

    Coming into the 2006 NFL Draft, linebacker A.J. Hawk was called by many draft experts the "surest thing" in that year's draft. A "sure thing," as in someone who will undoubtedly succeed in the NFL and become an elite player for years to come...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about 4 years ago 2,693 reads 15 comments

  15. Jordy Nelson, Player To Watch on Green Bay Packers

    Call it a gut instinct if you will—that, along with some flashes he has shown thus far into training camp. For whatever reason, something inside of my body is telling me that 2010 will be a breakout season for Jordy Nelson...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about 4 years ago 1,798 reads 7 comments

  16. Favre News: If Brett's Done, He Should Patch Things Up With Packers

    I lost my lunch today. No, not like that. I was carrying my plate back towards my couch when the headline screamed across ESPN: "Sources: Brett Favre telling Vikings he is retiring" My initial reaction was to drop my food on the floor, which I did...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about 4 years ago 473 reads 6 comments

  17. NFL Predictions for 2010 Season: Path Clear For Packers Title Run

    Can you hear that? That sound coming from the Green Bay Packers' training camp? Yes, silence is deafening. Given the drama that surrounded the past two training camps, the Packers most certainly are already enjoying a quiet and drama-free training camp...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about 4 years ago 3,756 reads 56 comments

  18. Second Chances: Mark Chmura Sets Example for Today's Troubled Players

    If you wind the clock back 10 years, it is hard to believe what just occurred. In 2000, the Packers were getting ready to go into battle with their third different coach in as many years and were coming off their first non-winning season in nine years...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about 4 years ago 14,910 reads 2 comments

  19. Not So Jolly: Five Reasons Suspension Of Packers DE Was Unfair

    Tis NOT the season to be Jolly. Johnny Jolly, to be precise. The Green Bay Packers defensive end was suspended today by the NFL for the 2010 season reportedly for violating the league's substance abuse policy...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about 4 years ago 806 reads 17 comments

  20. Matter Of Honor: Green Bay Packers' Image Safe Despite Jolly Suspension

    The bug that has been biting a lot of NFL franchises finally bit the Green Bay Packers today. Defensive end Johnny Jolly was suspended by the NFL for the 2010 season and possibly beyond for violation of the league's substance abuse policy...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about 4 years ago 515 reads 9 comments

  21. Bad Example: How Brett Favre's Antics Set the Stage for LeBron James To Miami

    As I sat in a local dining establishment here in Wisconsin eagerly awaiting LeBron James' decision on where to play in 2010, I couldn't help but feel a slight sense of deja vu. Hell, all of Wisconsin should have felt the same thing...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about 4 years ago 1,081 reads 13 comments

  22. Turning the Tide: Why Green Bay Packers' Ted Thompson Can Become Popular in 2010

    Do not adjust your monitors, I actually typed the headline correctly. Such a scenario two years ago would have labeled insane, stupid, loony, and everything else in between...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about 4 years ago 1,417 reads 10 comments

  23. Legion Of Doom Or Just Doomed? Broncos Defense Done Without Elvis Dumervil

    Earlier this week, I wrote about who can become the identity of the Denver Broncos on offense. Now let's take a look at the defensive side of the ball. Unlike the offense, there is no question whom "The Man" is on the Broncos defense...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about 4 years ago 590 reads 3 comments

  24. Who's The Man? Denver Broncos Face Identity Crisis On Offense

    For some odd reason, the Denver Broncos seem to keep partying like it's 1999. Legendary quarterback John Elway had retired, reigning NFL MVP Terrell Davis was lost for the season, and ...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about 4 years ago 1,394 reads 11 comments

  25. Hey Pat Bowlen: Immortalize John Elway with a Statue at Invesco Field

    Much of the past week has been spent dissecting the Denver Broncos and their future, especially at the quarterback position. Let's pause here and take a look at the past for a moment, in particular at the greatest Denver Bronco ever...

    Kris Burke Written by Kris Burke about over 4 years ago 494 reads 3 comments