Mark Knudson’s 3 strikes: Broncos new coach in 2023, healing through hoops and Helton’s hall of fame progress

Strike One: It would be a mistake for the Denver Broncos to fire head coach Vic Fangio after this season. Sure, it’s been frustrating. Sure, it’s become clear that Fangio is pretty much Wade Phillips 2.0. A defensive wiz, Fangio is a coach who can stymie pretty much any offense in the NFL, including his […]

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3 Strikes: A better vibe in FoCo; Rockies retread and is Chubb a draft bust?

Strike One: Roughly a month ago, even while the sun was shining, the skies around the Colorado State athletic department remained gloomy. The men’s basketball team had started their season with a couple of lopsided home wins, which offered some hope, but no guarantees. The highly successful women’s volleyball team wasn’t having their typical NCAA-tourney […]

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A Holiday Report Card: The good, the bad and the ugly of Denver sports

Holiday season is upon us. A time for cured meats and cheeses, hardy ales and the companionship of ones we love. It’s also time to reflect on what’s working and what’s not in the world of Denver sports. The Good The Avs and the Nuggets continue their reign as the only thing to be positive […]

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Mark Knudson’s 3 Strikes: The triple option, fantasy baseball and changing viewing options

Strike One: Brad Roberts is better than a throwback. He’s better than the old definition of a fullback who plows up the middle for a few yards on occasion but makes his living as a lead blocker for the star tailback. Roberts, the junior fullback and lynchpin of the Air Force Falcons option attack, is […]

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