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Wide receiver Wes Welker #83 of the Denver Broncos warms up before the game against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on September 21, 2014 in Seattle,Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Wes Welker Isn’t Holding Back At All

Anyone who thought Wes Welker was going to hold back following his third concussion in nine months was mistaken.

09/25/2014

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Nederland Marshal Leaving Because Of Altitude, Not Aliens

Nederland’s town marshal says he is resigning after just six months because he can’t adjust to the altitude.

08/25/2014

Quarterback Joe Flacco #5 of the Baltimore Ravens is sacked by defensive tackle Derek Wolfe #95 of the Denver Broncos in the third quarter at M&T Bank Stadium on December 16, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Focused Broncos Refrain From Smack Talk Leading Up To Ravens Game

Try as they might, the Baltimore Ravens just couldn’t get under the skin or into the heads of the Denver Broncos, who were more concerned about talking up their opponents than trash-talking them.

01/11/2013

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Sports Donations Keep Aurora Theater Victim’s Dreams Alive

When a gunman opened fire inside an Aurora theater on July 20, he cut short the lives of 12 people, but he did not destroy all their dreams.

12/17/2012

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Air Show At Altitude Delights 4th Spectators In Breckenridge

Breckenridge may not had fireworks this year but there was still an aerial show on the 4th of July, thanks to daredevil Colorado pilots.

07/05/2012

Ryan Clark #25 of the Pittsburgh Steelers tackles Tony Scheffler of the Denver Broncos in Denver on Oct. 21, 2007. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Pittsburgh Steeler Star Benched By Mile High Altitude

Some people say the effects of Denver’s mile-high altitude on visiting teams is nothing but psychological. That may be the case in most games, but not for one player. Dr Dave Hnida explains the medical condition that will keep a star Pittsburgh Steeler on the bench this weekend, since the last game he played here almost cost him his life.

01/05/2012

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Why Living High Is Good

A new study shows why a “Rocky Mountain High” may be help you live longer. Dr. Dave Hnida explains how living in our “thin air” may add years to your life.

03/26/2011

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