Drew Lock, Broncos fall short as Denver eliminated from playoffs for sixth consecutive season

When the Denver Broncos lost starting quarterback Teddy Bridgewater in a do-or-die matchup with the Cincinnati Bengals, the season felt over, as the drop-off felt steep. However, since taking the starting reigns, he’s proven the drop-off is pretty shallow, and might not even be there. In his two games starting, Lock has played clean, smart […]

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How can the COVID-depleted Broncos upset the Los Angeles Chargers?

It feels like the Denver Broncos just can’t catch a break. Following a painful loss to their hated rival, the Las Vegas Raiders, the Front Range was rocked by a terrifying urban wildfire, and now, the Broncos are suffering through a miserable COVID outbreak. While the outbreak might not be quite as debilitating as the matchup with […]

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Broncos coaches express their admiration for Chargers and head coach Brandon Staley

It wasn’t long ago that the NFL’s hottest new head coach was an assistant on the Denver Broncos coaching staff. Back in 2018, head coach Vic Fangio’s first year with the team, Brandon Staley was brought on as an exciting, young linebackers coach, who would soon get elevated to the role of defensive coordinator for […]

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How the Broncos can beat the high-flying Chargers today in the Mile High City

The Denver Broncos are returning from a much-needed bye week. Following a tough loss at home to the Philadelphia Eagles, the Broncos look to get back on track. If Denver wins, they put themselves in striking position for first place the following week on Sunday Night Football against the Kansas City Chiefs. Did the Broncos […]

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What must the Denver Broncos do to upset division-rival Los Angeles Chargers?

The Denver Broncos find themselves in a pivotal must-win situation in Week 12 with the Los Angeles Chargers coming to town. A loss would guarantee they stay at least a full game out of the AFC wild-card race, and could potentially drop them to two games back, while also decimating their odds in the division. […]

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Chargers look like class of the AFC West, as Broncos, Raiders notch first losses of the season

We are nearly a quarter of the way into the season, and the AFC West is riding high as the best division in professional football. With that said, which of these four contenders is looking the best through four weeks, and which is raising the most eyebrows? Let’s look. 1. Los Angeles Chargers When the Chiefs […]

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Are the Broncos or Raiders the best team in the AFC West through 3 weeks?

We’re almost one-fifth of the way into the season, and the AFC West is shaping up to be one of the very best divisions in football, making the task of ranking the four teams incredibly difficult. Remember that we’re splitting hairs between all four of these teams, as you could make a pretty strong argument […]

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Mile High Sports Week 1 NFL Betting Guide

The 2021-2022 NFL season is here, and sports betting is legal in Colorado, which means it’s time to get ready to fire off some wagers. Colorado is at the forefront of legalized sports betting in America, so it’s only right to cover the biggest betting sport in the country from a local perspective to make […]

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How much better is Denver’s secondary compared to the rest of the AFC West?

4. Los Angeles Chargers The teams outside of Denver are very close together in terms of secondary talent, but the Chargers are just narrowly edged out by the Chiefs and Raiders, as they are incredibly top-heavy. Their No. 2 cornerback is Michael Davis, their No. 3 is mid-round rookie, and behind them they have Tevaughn […]

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Could Noah Fant surpass AFC West TEs Kelce and Waller in 2021?

Now that we’re two years in, the Denver Broncos’ first-round selection of Noah Fant appears to be paying off. He’s a rare athlete who showed exceptional progress between year one and year two despite quarterback struggles, and the intangibles seem to be there as well. He’s an up-and-coming star at the position but how does […]

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