Why Pat Bowlen Should Be In The HoF

MHH Analyst Brad James discourses on why Broncos owner Pat Bowlen deserves to be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

As the offseason rolls on and training camp beckons closer, this remains a generally quiet time on the NFL calendar. Nevertheless, in order to best serve the loyal readers of Mile High Huddle, I am willing to scour Twitter far and wide for stories that can be of value to the community.

Today's impetus was Peter King of the MMQB, whose column explored whether winning NFL owners deserve induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, with his featured examples being Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen and former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo, Jr.

While reading through this, I learned something. Apparently, late every summer, presumably late July or early August, a Pro Football Hall of Fame subcommittee meets to consider the case of NFL “contributors,” for induction into the gridiron shrine in Canton, Ohio.

King explored the cases of Bowlen and DeBartolo and in posting their tenures, advocated for both of them to join the Hall (personally I do as well) and here's a refreshers course on the Broncos magnificence in the Bowlen era.

Does Pat Bowlen Belong In The Hall of Fame? SOUND OFF IN THE FORUMS!

Since purchasing a 60.8 percent share of the Denver Broncos franchise from Edgar Kaiser, Jr. in 1984, the Edmonton, Alberta-raised Bowlen won 60.4 percent of his regular season games between 1984 and 2013, the time frame King used as these are the years when he was considered the Broncos “active owner.” Additionally, in this same time span, the Broncos won 18-of-32 postseason games, or 56.25 percent, in addition to two Super Bowl championships following the 1997 and 1998 seasons.

Incidentally, only the 49ers, who were owned by DeBartolo from 1977-2000, had a better regular season winning percentage than the Broncos from 1984-2013, winning 61.8 percent of their contests.

Related Story: Pat Bowlen Elected To Broncos Ring of Fame

One thing that really weighs in Bowlen's favor in King's mind, is that the Broncos had only five losing seasons in that span as well. Thus, in other words, in this era, the Broncos were 8-8 or better in 24 of his 29 active seasons, or nearly 82.76 percent of the time. Additionally, the Broncos went to six Super Bowls in that era, so anytime your Super Bowl appearances exceed your amount of losing seasons, you're being successful in NFL spheres.

If you are that successful at your job, I sincerely applaud you .

I say Bowlen deserves induction into Canton not only because of my obvious bias toward the orange and blue but also because he has proven himself a competent leader for not only the Broncos but the NFL at large.

As many of you undoubtedly know, the commissioners of all sports leagues work for the owners. With that said, former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue, via comments from Broncos Vice President of Public Relations Patrick Smyth on Twitter Monday, referenced Bowlen’s contributions to NFL television contracts, labor situations, stadium construction or modification and growing the game internationally.

For an owner to be successfully involved in the NFL's four-fold mission is to me a significant testimony that such an individual deserves induction into the Hall of Fame, notwithstanding the “Canton bias” that exists in the minds and hearts of Broncos fans throughout the world against their franchise.

Related Story: What Would Pat Bowlen Think?

Additionally, various Denver-based publications are replete with references to Bowlen serving the community through both monetary contributions and helping Denver residents have pride in their city, each of which galvanize the community. In fact, in a May 23, 2013 article in the Denver Post written by Mike Klis, currently of Denver's 9 News, Broncos president Joe Ellis when speaking of Bowlen said, “He gave back while he tried to win.”

Nevertheless, as to why I think Bowlen really belongs in Canton it is because he was the consummate professional as a leader. He has never been all about himself, as witnessed after Super Bowl XXXII. This, of course, was the Broncos 31-24 victory over the Green Bay Packers for their first world championship. Bowlen’s famous post-game words were “This one's for John” (Elway), and this is how he has always been in running the day-to-day affairs of the Broncos.

More Broncos Stories

That, to me, is how you determine great organizations from sub-par operations. Management is responsible for success, of course, in any corporation but if deference to others is manifested at the top, the trickle-down effect will lead to success. In this instance, that success is virtually unprecedented by any other NFL organization. Conversely, you can see what horrendous ownership can do, as for the most part for the past 20 years, the Dallas Cowboys and Tennessee Titans have struggled mightily under Jerry Jones and (through 2013) Bud Adams, respectively.

While Dallas did make an appearance in the NFC Divisional playoffs in 2014, the Cowboys have had more losing seasons (six) since winning Super Bowl XXX in 1995 than the Broncos have had in the entirety of the Bowlen era and the Titans have had four losing seasons in the past five years since making the AFC Divisional playoffs in 2008, an era Adams is responsible for.

In any case, the stats speak for themselves, so I exhort the Pro Football Hall of Fame to induct Bowlen posthaste.

WATCH: This One's For Pat

Brad James is an analyst for MileHighHuddle.com. You can find him on Twitter @BroncosItaly.

Follow MileHighHuddle on Twitter @MileHighHuddle and Facebook and become a subscriber to receive access to premium content and discounted Broncos tickets.


Mile High Huddle Top Stories

\r\n

For an owner to be successfully involved in the NFL's four-fold mission is to me a significant testimony that such an individual deserves induction into the Hall of Fame, notwithstanding the “Canton bias” that exists in the minds and hearts of Broncos fans throughout the world against their franchise.\r\n

Related Story: What Would Pat Bowlen Think?\r\n

Additionally, various Denver-based publications are replete with references to Bowlen serving the community through both monetary contributions and helping Denver residents have pride in their city, each of which galvanize the community. In fact, in a May 23, 2013 article in the Denver Post written by Mike Klis, currently of Denver's 9 News, Broncos president Joe Ellis when speaking of Bowlen said, “He gave back while he tried to win.”\r\n

Nevertheless, as to why I think Bowlen really belongs in Canton it is because he was the consummate professional as a leader. He has never been all about himself, as witnessed after Super Bowl XXXII. This, of course, was the Broncos 31-24 victory over the Green Bay Packers for their first world championship. Bowlen’s famous post-game words were “This one's for John” (Elway), and this is how he has always been in running the day-to-day affairs of the Broncos.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n

\r\n \r\n \r\n \r\n \r\n \r\n \r\n
\r\n \r\n
More Broncos Stories
\r\n \r\n
\r\n\r\n

That, to me, is how you determine great organizations from sub-par operations. Management is responsible for success, of course, in any corporation but if deference to others is manifested at the top, the trickle-down effect will lead to success. In this instance, that success is virtually unprecedented by any other NFL organization. Conversely, you can see what horrendous ownership can do, as for the most part for the past 20 years, the Dallas Cowboys and Tennessee Titans have struggled mightily under Jerry Jones and (through 2013) Bud Adams, respectively.\r\n

While Dallas did make an appearance in the NFC Divisional playoffs in 2014, the Cowboys have had more losing seasons (six) since winning Super Bowl XXX in 1995 than the Broncos have had in the entirety of the Bowlen era and the Titans have had four losing seasons in the past five years since making the AFC Divisional playoffs in 2008, an era Adams is responsible for.\r\n

In any case, the stats speak for themselves, so I exhort the Pro Football Hall of Fame to induct Bowlen posthaste.\r\n

WATCH: This One's For Pat\r\n

\r\n

\r\n

Brad James is an analyst for MileHighHuddle.com. You can find him on Twitter @BroncosItaly.\r\n\r\n

Follow MileHighHuddle on Twitter @MileHighHuddle and Facebook and become a subscriber to receive access to premium content and discounted Broncos tickets.","mobileBody":"

As the offseason rolls on and training camp beckons closer, this remains a generally quiet time on the NFL calendar. Nevertheless, in order to best serve the loyal readers of Mile High Huddle, I am willing to scour Twitter far and wide for stories that can be of value to the community.

Today's impetus was Peter King of the MMQB, whose column explored whether winning NFL owners deserve induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, with his featured examples being Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen and former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo, Jr.

While reading through this, I learned something. Apparently, late every summer, presumably late July or early August, a Pro Football Hall of Fame subcommittee meets to consider the case of NFL “contributors,” for induction into the gridiron shrine in Canton, Ohio.

King explored the cases of Bowlen and DeBartolo and in posting their tenures, advocated for both of them to join the Hall (personally I do as well) and here's a refreshers course on the Broncos magnificence in the Bowlen era.

[MEDIA:1529081]Does Pat Bowlen Belong In The Hall of Fame? SOUND OFF IN THE FORUMS!

Since purchasing a 60.8 percent share of the Denver Broncos franchise from Edgar Kaiser, Jr. in 1984, the Edmonton, Alberta-raised Bowlen won 60.4 percent of his regular season games between 1984 and 2013, the time frame King used as these are the years when he was considered the Broncos “active owner.” Additionally, in this same time span, the Broncos won 18-of-32 postseason games, or 56.25 percent, in addition to two Super Bowl championships following the 1997 and 1998 seasons.

Incidentally, only the 49ers, who were owned by DeBartolo from 1977-2000, had a better regular season winning percentage than the Broncos from 1984-2013, winning 61.8 percent of their contests.

Related Story: Pat Bowlen Elected To Broncos Ring of Fame

One thing that really weighs in Bowlen's favor in King's mind, is that the Broncos had only five losing seasons in that span as well. Thus, in other words, in this era, the Broncos were 8-8 or better in 24 of his 29 active seasons, or nearly 82.76 percent of the time. Additionally, the Broncos went to six Super Bowls in that era, so anytime your Super Bowl appearances exceed your amount of losing seasons, you're being successful in NFL spheres.

If you are that successful at your job, I sincerely applaud you .

I say Bowlen deserves induction into Canton not only because of my obvious bias toward the orange and blue but also because he has proven himself a competent leader for not only the Broncos but the NFL at large.

As many of you undoubtedly know, the commissioners of all sports leagues work for the owners. With that said, former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue, via comments from Broncos Vice President of Public Relations Patrick Smyth on Twitter Monday, referenced Bowlen’s contributions to NFL television contracts, labor situations, stadium construction or modification and growing the game internationally.

In addition to Broncos success under Mr. B, he served on 7 @nfl committees as owner, inc. co-chair of labor committee & chair of broadcast.

— Patrick Smyth (@psmyth12) July 20, 2015

For an owner to be successfully involved in the NFL's four-fold mission is to me a significant testimony that such an individual deserves induction into the Hall of Fame, notwithstanding the “Canton bias” that exists in the minds and hearts of Broncos fans throughout the world against their franchise.

Related Story: What Would Pat Bowlen Think?

Additionally, various Denver-based publications are replete with references to Bowlen serving the community through both monetary contributions and helping Denver residents have pride in their city, each of which galvanize the community. In fact, in a May 23, 2013 article in the Denver Post written by Mike Klis, currently of Denver's 9 News, Broncos president Joe Ellis when speaking of Bowlen said, “He gave back while he tried to win.”

Nevertheless, as to why I think Bowlen really belongs in Canton it is because he was the consummate professional as a leader. He has never been all about himself, as witnessed after Super Bowl XXXII. This, of course, was the Broncos 31-24 victory over the Green Bay Packers for their first world championship. Bowlen’s famous post-game words were “This one's for John” (Elway), and this is how he has always been in running the day-to-day affairs of the Broncos.

\r\n \r\n \r\n \r\n \r\n \r\n \r\n
\r\n \r\n
More Broncos Stories
\r\n \r\n

That, to me, is how you determine great organizations from sub-par operations. Management is responsible for success, of course, in any corporation but if deference to others is manifested at the top, the trickle-down effect will lead to success. In this instance, that success is virtually unprecedented by any other NFL organization. Conversely, you can see what horrendous ownership can do, as for the most part for the past 20 years, the Dallas Cowboys and Tennessee Titans have struggled mightily under Jerry Jones and (through 2013) Bud Adams, respectively.

While Dallas did make an appearance in the NFC Divisional playoffs in 2014, the Cowboys have had more losing seasons (six) since winning Super Bowl XXX in 1995 than the Broncos have had in the entirety of the Bowlen era and the Titans have had four losing seasons in the past five years since making the AFC Divisional playoffs in 2008, an era Adams is responsible for.

In any case, the stats speak for themselves, so I exhort the Pro Football Hall of Fame to induct Bowlen posthaste.

WATCH: This One's For Pat

Brad James is an analyst for MileHighHuddle.com. You can find him on Twitter @BroncosItaly.

Follow MileHighHuddle on Twitter @MileHighHuddle and Facebook and become a subscriber to receive access to premium content and discounted Broncos tickets.","skipOnMobile":true,"skipOnMobileReason":"Unsupported Markup","media":[{"id":"1529081","companyId":25,"name":"/Media/Image/152/1529081","description":"The statue of Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen outside of Sports Authority Field at Mile High. ","caption":"The statue of Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen outside of Sports Authority Field at Mile High. ","mediaType":"jpg","mediaCategory":"Image","keywords":"Pat Bowlen, Denver Broncos","category":"image/jpeg","height":360,"width":640,"size":68037,"hasThumb":true,"hasMediumThumb":true,"suppressForGallery":false,"siteId":101,"comment":"","isActive":true,"nodes":[],"tags":[],"uri":"http://media.scout.com/media/image/152/1529081.jpg","publishDate":"2015-05-13T14:53:48.493","mediaSource":"Scout"}],"dateOverride":"2015-07-20T13:06:00","authorOverride":"Brad James","role":"MHH Analyst","isPremium":false,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":true,"hotNamesLinked":true,"storyImage":"[MEDIA:1538118]","mainImage":{"url":"[MEDIA:1538118]"},"thumbnailImage":"[THUMBNAIL:1529082]","heroImage":{},"authorImage":"","tags":[{"id":"189","name":"Denver Broncos"}],"nodes":["103"],"isActive":true,"inActiveAndMemberHasPublishRights":false,"createdOn":"2015-07-20T13:08:11.623","createdById":"5502438","modifiedOn":"2015-07-20T13:15:44.163","modifiedBy":"5502438","imgs":[],"viewStats":[{"from":"2015-07-20T13:00:00","to":"2015-07-20T14:00:00","count":24},{"from":"2015-07-20T14:00:00","to":"2015-07-20T15:00:00","count":8},{"from":"2015-07-20T15:00:00","to":"2015-07-20T16:00:00","count":8},{"from":"2015-07-20T16:00:00","to":"2015-07-20T17:00:00","count":8},{"from":"2015-07-21T00:00:00","to":"2015-07-21T01:00:00","count":4},{"from":"2015-07-23T11:00:00","to":"2015-07-23T12:00:00","count":4},{"from":"2015-07-23T12:00:00","to":"2015-07-23T13:00:00","count":4},{"from":"2015-07-27T08:00:00","to":"2015-07-27T09:00:00","count":4},{"from":"2015-08-07T04:00:00","to":"2015-08-07T05:00:00","count":4},{"from":"2015-08-11T20:00:00","to":"2015-08-11T21:00:00","count":8},{"from":"2015-10-13T23:00:00","to":"2015-10-14T00:00:00","count":1},{"from":"2015-10-18T22:00:00","to":"2015-10-18T23:00:00","count":1},{"from":"2015-10-20T05:00:00","to":"2015-10-20T06:00:00","count":1},{"from":"2015-10-25T17:00:00","to":"2015-10-25T18:00:00","count":1},{"from":"2015-10-29T12:00:00","to":"2015-10-29T13:00:00","count":2},{"from":"2015-10-29T14:00:00","to":"2015-10-29T15:00:00","count":1},{"from":"2015-10-29T15:00:00","to":"2015-10-29T16:00:00","count":1},{"from":"2015-11-01T12:00:00","to":"2015-11-01T13:00:00","count":1},{"from":"2015-11-18T02:00:00","to":"2015-11-18T03:00:00","count":2},{"from":"2015-11-28T04:00:00","to":"2015-11-28T05:00:00","count":1}],"hasVideo":false,"brandUnsafe":false,"breakingNews":false},"editorsChoice":{"siteUrls":[],"networkUrls":["http://www.scout.com/college/florida/story/1787945-gators-are-first-time-national-champs"],"topRibbonWidgets":[],"carouselStoryUrls":["http://www.scout.com/nfl/broncos/story/1788157-pff-ranks-the-broncos-offensive-line","http://www.scout.com/nfl/broncos/story/1787640-how-far-did-denver-s-dollars-stretch-at-qb","http://www.scout.com/nfl/broncos/story/1787384-is-anderson-running-out-of-time-in-denver","http://www.scout.com/nfl/broncos/story/1787677-chad-kelly-to-resume-throwing-next-week","http://www.scout.com/nfl/broncos/story/1786873-broncos-announce-training-camp-dates"],"storyStreamUrls":[],"storyStreamBlacklistUrls":[],"videoStories":[{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1788157","siteId":"101","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"den","canonicalUrl":"http://den.scout.com/story/1788157-pff-ranks-the-broncos-offensive-line","shortUrl":"http://den.scout.com/story/1788157-pff-ranks-the-broncos-offensive-line","siteName":"Mile High Huddle","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Denver","title":"PFF Ranks The Broncos Offensive Line","subtitle":"","seotitle":"Pro Football Focus Ranks The Denver Broncos Offensive Line","caption":"","deck":"The leading football analytics website ranked the 2017 Denver Broncos offensive line. But did Pro Football Focus get it right?","dateOverride":"2017-06-28T18:25:32-07:00","authorOverride":"Chad Jensen","role":"@ChadNJensen ","isActive":true,"isPremium":false,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2017/06/13/USATSI_10092781.jpg","mainImage":{"uuid":"cb32c86b-5bd8-436d-a740-82feec62bfc5","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/06/13/USATSI_10092781.jpg","title":"Jun 5, 2017; Englewood, CO, USA; Denver Broncos guard Ron Leary (65) during organized training activities at the UCHealth Training Center. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports","alt":"","description":"Jun 5, 2017; Englewood, CO, USA; Denver Broncos guard Ron Leary (65) during organized training activities at the UCHealth Training Center. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports","credit":"Ron Chenoy/USA TODAY Sports","focalPointX":55,"focalPointY":41,"width":5568,"height":3712},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"cb32c86b-5bd8-436d-a740-82feec62bfc5","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/06/13/USATSI_10092781.jpg","title":"Jun 5, 2017; Englewood, CO, USA; Denver Broncos guard Ron Leary (65) during organized training activities at the UCHealth Training Center. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports","alt":"","description":"Jun 5, 2017; Englewood, CO, USA; Denver Broncos guard Ron Leary (65) during organized training activities at the UCHealth Training Center. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports","credit":"Ron Chenoy/USA TODAY Sports","focalPointX":55,"focalPointY":41,"width":5568,"height":3712},"authorImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/author/public/avatar/Profile%20Pic%20MHH.jpg","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":true,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDMyMTQ5NjQ?volume=100","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsNDMyMTQ5NjQ","name":"Denver Broncos Announce 2017 Training Camp Schedule","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDMyMTQ5NjQ","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.net/pictures/3065969","externalId":"43214964","publishDate":"2017-06-22T23:16:57.764426Z","durationMilliseconds":64000,"tags":[],"preferredMobileUri":"http://videos.boxxspring.com/hls_9f02de39c08ce6f4ea3eb406657ea008.m3u8","height":0,"width":0,"caption":"Denver Broncos Announce 2017 Training Camp Schedule"},"offsiteStories":[],"breakingNews":false},{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1787640","siteId":"101","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"den","canonicalUrl":"http://den.scout.com/story/1787640-how-far-did-denver-s-dollars-stretch-at-qb","shortUrl":"http://den.scout.com/story/1787640-how-far-did-denver-s-dollars-stretch-at-qb","siteName":"Mile High Huddle","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Denver","title":"How Far Did Denver's Dollars Stretch At QB?","subtitle":"","seotitle":"How Efficiently Did The Denver Broncos Spend Money At Quarterback In 2016?","caption":"","deck":"The Broncos got a lot of production out of their low-paid quarterbacks in 2016, but were they as efficient as their AFC West rivals?","dateOverride":"2017-06-26T10:21:40-07:00","authorOverride":"Will Keys","role":"MileHighHuddle","isActive":true,"isPremium":true,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2017/06/26/Lynch%20Siemian.jpg","mainImage":{"uuid":"39453ecf-8013-4f08-a586-6b63e1c61535","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/06/26/Lynch%20Siemian.jpg","title":"Aug 27, 2016; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos quarterback Paxton Lynch (12) and quarterback Trevor Siemian (13) look on before a preseason game against the Los Angeles Rams at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Spo","alt":"","description":"Aug 27, 2016; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos quarterback Paxton Lynch (12) and quarterback Trevor Siemian (13) look on before a preseason game against the Los Angeles Rams at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports","credit":"Ron Chenoy/USA TODAY Sports","focalPointX":50,"focalPointY":35,"width":2120,"height":1484},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"39453ecf-8013-4f08-a586-6b63e1c61535","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/06/26/Lynch%20Siemian.jpg","title":"Aug 27, 2016; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos quarterback Paxton Lynch (12) and quarterback Trevor Siemian (13) look on before a preseason game against the Los Angeles Rams at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Spo","alt":"","description":"Aug 27, 2016; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos quarterback Paxton Lynch (12) and quarterback Trevor Siemian (13) look on before a preseason game against the Los Angeles Rams at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports","credit":"Ron Chenoy/USA TODAY Sports","focalPointX":50,"focalPointY":35,"width":2120,"height":1484},"authorImage":"","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":true,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDMyMTQ5NjQ?volume=50","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsNDMyMTQ5NjQ","name":"Denver Broncos Announce 2017 Training Camp Schedule","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDMyMTQ5NjQ","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.net/pictures/3065969","externalId":"43214964","publishDate":"2017-06-22T23:16:57.764426Z","durationMilliseconds":64000,"tags":[],"preferredMobileUri":"http://videos.boxxspring.com/hls_9f02de39c08ce6f4ea3eb406657ea008.m3u8","height":0,"width":0,"caption":"Denver Broncos Announce 2017 Training Camp Schedule"},"offsiteStories":[],"breakingNews":false},{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1787384","siteId":"101","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"den","canonicalUrl":"http://den.scout.com/story/1787384-is-anderson-running-out-of-time-in-denver","shortUrl":"http://den.scout.com/story/1787384-is-anderson-running-out-of-time-in-denver","siteName":"Mile High Huddle","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Denver","title":"Is Anderson Running Out Of Time In Denver?","subtitle":"","seotitle":"VIDEO: Is C.J. Anderson Running Out Of Time With The Denver Broncos?","caption":"","deck":"As a highly-paid running back, the Broncos could part ways with C.J. Anderson pain free following the 2017 season. What catalyst could spark a resurgence in Anderson?","dateOverride":"2017-06-25T13:24:54-07:00","authorOverride":"Chad Jensen","role":"@ChadNJensen ","isActive":true,"isPremium":false,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2017/06/25/C.J.-Anderson-970X646.jpg","mainImage":{"uuid":"607f4039-02c5-4e8c-b7be-7afb35b567e6","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/06/25/C.J.-Anderson-970X646.jpg","title":"Denver Broncos RB C.J. Anderson","alt":"","credit":"Chris Humphreys/USA TODAY Sports","focalPointX":48,"focalPointY":30,"width":970,"height":646},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"607f4039-02c5-4e8c-b7be-7afb35b567e6","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/06/25/C.J.-Anderson-970X646.jpg","title":"Denver Broncos RB C.J. Anderson","alt":"","credit":"Chris Humphreys/USA TODAY Sports","focalPointX":48,"focalPointY":30,"width":970,"height":646},"authorImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/author/public/avatar/Profile%20Pic%20MHH.jpg","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":true,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDMyMjMyMTY?volume=100","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsNDMyMjMyMTY","name":"Is C.J. Anderson Running Out Of Time In Denver?","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDMyMjMyMTY","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.net/pictures/3067200","externalId":"43223216","publishDate":"2017-06-25T20:38:35.476825Z","durationMilliseconds":110000,"tags":[],"preferredMobileUri":"http://videos.boxxspring.com/hls_67df84354e97fe2a72c211f3ed51c6d8.m3u8","height":0,"width":0,"caption":"Is C.J. Anderson Running Out Of Time In Denver?"},"offsiteStories":[{"nid":"233430","siteId":"143"}],"breakingNews":false},{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1681565","siteId":"101","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"den","canonicalUrl":"http://den.scout.com/story/1681565-5-reasons-you-should-go-premium-today","shortUrl":"http://den.scout.com/story/1681565-5-reasons-you-should-go-premium-today","siteName":"Mile High Huddle","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Denver","title":"5 Reasons You Should Go Premium Today","subtitle":"","seotitle":"Five Reasons You Should Support Mile High Huddle By Signing Up For A Premium Membership","caption":"","deck":"Mile High Huddle readers can benefit by signing up for a premium membership in many ways. We talk about the top-5 ways here.","dateOverride":"2017-05-03T01:09:31-07:00","authorOverride":"Chad Jensen","role":"MHH Publisher","isActive":true,"isPremium":false,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/stories/Mile%20High%20Magic.jpg","mainImage":{"uuid":"961a8199-37fd-41a1-92b6-8d8cebfdc6ab","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/stories/Mile%20High%20Magic.jpg","title":"Sep 13, 2015; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos fans cheer their team from the stands during the second half against the Baltimore Ravens at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The Broncos won 19-13. ","alt":"","description":"Sep 13, 2015; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos fans cheer their team from the stands during the second half against the Baltimore Ravens at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The Broncos won 19-13. ","credit":"Chris Humphreys/USA Today","focalPointX":23,"focalPointY":51,"width":3696,"height":2640},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"961a8199-37fd-41a1-92b6-8d8cebfdc6ab","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/stories/Mile%20High%20Magic.jpg","title":"Sep 13, 2015; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos fans cheer their team from the stands during the second half against the Baltimore Ravens at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The Broncos won 19-13. ","alt":"","description":"Sep 13, 2015; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos fans cheer their team from the stands during the second half against the Baltimore Ravens at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The Broncos won 19-13. ","credit":"Chris Humphreys/USA Today","focalPointX":23,"focalPointY":51,"width":3696,"height":2640},"authorImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/author/public/avatar/Profile%20Pic%20MHH.jpg","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":true,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsMzc4NDU4NDI","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsMzc4NDU4NDI","name":"5 Reasons To Sign Up For A Premium Membership","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsMzc4NDU4NDI","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.net/pictures/1234094","externalId":"37845842","publishDate":"2016-06-25T21:07:53.632413Z","durationMilliseconds":95000,"tags":["Denver Broncos"],"preferredMobileUri":"http://videos.boxxspring.com/hls_0ac35ec009c3bda885022bbe388f76aa.m3u8","height":0,"width":0,"caption":"5 Reasons To Sign Up For A Premium Membership"},"offsiteStories":[],"breakingNews":false},{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1786647","siteId":"101","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"den","siteFolder":"/nfl/broncos","canonicalUrl":"http://www.scout.com/nfl/broncos/story/1786647-rod-smith-is-100-right-respect-the-work","shortUrl":"http://den.scout.com/story/1786647-rod-smith-is-100-right-respect-the-work","siteName":"Mile High Huddle","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Denver","title":"Rod Smith Is 100% Right — Respect The Work","subtitle":"","seotitle":"Rod Smith Is 100% Right — Denver Broncos Veterans & Coaches 'Have To Respect The Work'","caption":"","deck":"Ring-of-Famer Rod Smith addressed the Denver Broncos rookie class on Wednesday and his message was apropo.","dateOverride":"2017-06-21T16:29:26-07:00","authorOverride":"Chad Jensen","role":"@ChadNJensen ","isActive":true,"isPremium":false,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2017/06/21/Rod%20Smith.jpg","mainImage":{"uuid":"b9bcab23-6760-4245-8ed8-7af648500265","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/06/21/Rod%20Smith.jpg","title":"Oct 4, 2015; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos former wide receiver Rod Smith during the game against the Minnesota Vikings at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports","alt":"","description":"Oct 4, 2015; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos former wide receiver Rod Smith during the game against the Minnesota Vikings at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports","credit":"Ron Chenoy/USA TODAY Sports","focalPointX":47,"focalPointY":33,"width":2010,"height":1657},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"b9bcab23-6760-4245-8ed8-7af648500265","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/06/21/Rod%20Smith.jpg","title":"Oct 4, 2015; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos former wide receiver Rod Smith during the game against the Minnesota Vikings at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports","alt":"","description":"Oct 4, 2015; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos former wide receiver Rod Smith during the game against the Minnesota Vikings at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports","credit":"Ron Chenoy/USA TODAY Sports","focalPointX":47,"focalPointY":33,"width":2010,"height":1657},"authorImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/author/public/avatar/Profile%20Pic%20MHH.jpg","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":true,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDMyMDk5MTI?volume=100","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsNDMyMDk5MTI","name":"BTV: Ring of Famer Rod Smith advises the Broncos 2017 rookies","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDMyMDk5MTI","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.net/pictures/3065293","externalId":"43209912","publishDate":"2017-06-21T23:28:47.703336Z","tags":[],"height":0,"width":0,"caption":"BTV: Ring of Famer Rod Smith advises the Broncos 2017 rookies"},"offsiteStories":[{"nid":"232613","siteId":"143"}],"breakingNews":false}]},"noteConfiguration":[{"id":"4","containerType":"TrendingForumSubThread","width":{"to":1},"height":2,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0},{"id":"0","containerType":"StorySummary","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0},{"id":"1","containerType":"ForumSubThread","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0},{"id":"2","containerType":"AdUnit","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0},{"id":"3","containerType":"TrendingStorySummary","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],"flags":[{"id":"show-club-activation-text","rule":"_.contains(['133', '138', '154', '155', '156'], siteId)"},{"id":"forums-editors-choice","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"facebook-signin","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"hide-clock","rule":"Date.now() >= new Date('2/4/2015')"},{"id":"proxy-api","rule":"true"},{"id":"disable-autoplay","rule":"(typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && pagetype == 'FrontPage' && [204, 143, 8, 73, 196, 194].indexOf(+siteId) == -1) || typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && pagetype == 'MessageBoard'"},{"id":"forum-comments","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"one-domain","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"warrior-tv","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"outbrain","rule":"!_.contains(['532'], siteId)"},{"id":"block-ad-970x91-top","rule":"_.contains(['ForumTopics', 'Lobby', 'ForumTopicNew - new', 'ForumTopicNew - reply', 'ForumPrivateMailbox', 'ForumPrivateMessage', 'ForumPrivateMailboxSendTo', 'ForumPrivateMailboxReply'], viewType)"},{"id":"imgx-compression","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"include-addthis","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"vote-forums","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topic-embed-tool","rule":"screen == 'Desktop'"},{"id":"block-ads","rule":"_.contains(['333'], siteId)"},{"id":"block-ad-1x1","rule":"[143, 73, 75, 537, 532, 78, 12, 15, 540, 570, 156, 194, 238, 333, 14, 518, 106, 43, 10, 454, 334, 239, 6, 335, 44, 336, 165, 337, 455, 368, 512, 338, 166, 45, 340, 428, 341, 46, 148, 132, 342, 456, 429, 457, 430, 458, 167, 420, 47, 343, 459, 460, 168, 445, 546, 446, 16, 431, 164, 517, 433, 432, 135, 543, 241, 140, 130, 449, 219, 215, 205, 169, 461, 170, 462, 8, 171, 172, 173, 344, 48, 434, 345, 107, 347, 17, 415, 108, 174, 435, 350, 13, 348, 162, 175, 349, 176, 177, 136, 19, 463, 240, 204, 351, 203, 242, 464, 178, 564, 352, 465, 353, 179, 109, 354, 145, 146, 181, 515, 128, 182, 157, 210, 141, 425, 180, 444, 355, 436, 183, 438, 443, 439, 437, 356, 199, 513, 440, 357, 466, 184, 467, 358, 359, 18, 185, 187, 360, 186, 7, 110, 514, 511, 188, 361, 363, 202, 362, 364, 339, 346, 86, 365, 208, 366, 510, 189, 441, 190, 516, 191, 192, 147, 137, 468, 226, 159, 469, 193, 367, 442].indexOf(+siteId) == -1"},{"id":"forum-lobby-video","rule":"screen == 'Desktop' && [538, 532, 541].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"recaptcha-enabled","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"premium-annual-member-check","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"story-card-video","rule":"typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && pagetype == 'MessageBoard'"},{"id":"carousel-forum-lobby","rule":"!_.contains(['541'], siteId)"},{"id":"scout-widget-mobile","rule":"true"},{"id":"editors-choice","rule":"siteId != 542"},{"id":"new-recruiting-hq","rule":"true"},{"id":"use-classic-forums-link","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"show-theme-classic-new-switch","rule":"[6,7,8,10,12,13,14,15,17,18,19,21,24,25,37,43,44,45,46,47,48,61,62,63,64,65,66,68,69,70,73,75,77,78,86,87,93,101,102,106,107,108,109,110,112,113,114,115,116,117,118,119,120,121,122,123,124,126,127,128,130,131,132,133,135,136,137,138,140,141,142,143,145,146,147,148,149,153,154,155,156,157,159,161,162,163,164,165,166,167,168,169,170,171,172,173,174,175,177,178,179,180,181,183,184,185,186,187,188,189,190,191,192,193,194,196,197,199,201,202,203,204,205,207,208,210,215,220,222,224,225,226,228,230,232,234,235,236,238,239,240,241,242,243,244,245,246,248,249,250,251,252,254,255,256,258,259,260,261,262,263,264,265,266,267,268,269,270,271,272,273,274,275,276,277,279,280,281,282,283,284,285,286,287,288,289,290,291,292,293,294,296,297,298,300,301,302,303,304,305,306,307,308,310,311,312,313,314,315,317,318,320,321,322,323,325,326,327,328,329,330,331,332,333,334,335,336,337,338,339,340,341,342,343,344,345,346,347,348,349,350,351,352,353,354,355,356,357,358,359,361,362,363,364,365,366,367,368,369,370,374,376,379,380,381,382,383,384,385,386,387,388,389,390,391,392,393,394,395,396,397,398,399,400,401,402,403,404,405,406,407,408,409,410,411,412,413,414,415,419,420,425,428,429,430,431,432,433,434,435,436,437,438,439,440,441,442,443,444,445,446,449,451,452,454,455,456,457,458,459,460,461,462,463,464,465,466,467,469,473,508,510,511,512,513,514,515,516,517,518,521,522,526,527,528,529,530,531,532,533,534,535,536,537,538,540,541,543,544,545,546,547,548,549,550,551,552,553,554,555,556,557,558,559,560,561,562,563,565,567].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"outbrain-footer","rule":"_.contains(['Lobby', 'ForumTopics', 'ForumThread', 'ForumThread - Message', 'ForumThread - ScrollTarget'], viewType) && _.contains(['Desktop', 'Tablet', 'Phone'], screen)"},{"id":"avery-strong","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"new-nav-cider-network-menu","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"enable-autoplay-carousel","rule":"(typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && _.contains(['FrontPage', 'MessageBoard'], pagetype) && screen == 'Desktop' && [6, 7, 8, 12, 13, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 75, 77, 78, 101, 102, 106, 107, 109, 110, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 153, 154, 155, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 196, 197, 199, 204, 215, 219, 239, 240, 243, 244, 334, 336, 338, 341, 342, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 365, 430, 441, 468, 510, 532, 537, 538, 541, 545, 551, 565, 566, 567, 569, 573, 576].indexOf(+siteId) > -1)"},{"id":"updatebar","rule":"screen == 'Desktop' && [143, 73, 194, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 86, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 128, 132, 135, 136, 137, 140, 141, 145, 146, 147, 148, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 199, 202, 203, 204, 205, 208, 215, 219, 226, 238, 239, 240, 241, 242, 333, 334, 335, 336, 337, 338, 339, 340, 341, 342, 343, 344, 345, 346, 347, 348, 349, 350, 351, 352, 353, 354, 355, 356, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 362, 363, 364, 365, 366, 367, 368, 420, 428, 429, 431, 433, 435, 436, 441, 444, 445, 446, 458, 461, 462, 463, 465, 466, 467, 468, 510, 511, 512, 515, 518, 543, 564].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"spotlight-videos-stories-as-photo","rule":"0","ruleFloat":0,"chance":0,"enabled":false},{"id":"home-stream","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"auto-editors-choice","rule":"(Math.random() < 0.2 || siteId == '143') && siteId != '78'"},{"id":"block-ad-970x91","rule":"!_.contains(['156', '537'], siteId)"},{"id":"editable-network-menu","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topic-finder-widget-force-spotlight","rule":"true"},{"id":"new-player-detail","rule":"true"},{"id":"player-quick-view","rule":"true"},{"id":"search-forums","rule":"true"},{"id":"search-news","rule":"true"},{"id":"story-bottom-share","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topic-finder-video","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"autoplay-toggle","rule":"[6, 7, 8, 12, 13, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 75, 77, 78, 101, 102, 106, 107, 109, 110, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 153, 154, 155, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 196, 197, 199, 204, 215, 219, 239, 240, 243, 244, 334, 336, 338, 341, 342, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 365, 430, 441, 468, 510, 532, 537, 538, 541, 545, 551, 565, 566, 567, 569, 571, 573, 576, 577].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"homepage-video","rule":"screen == 'Desktop' && [538].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"forum-board-video","rule":"screen == 'Desktop' && [538].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"spotlight-videos-stories","rule":"0","ruleFloat":0,"chance":0,"enabled":false},{"id":"player-detail-tags","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"top-ribbon-widget","rule":"0","ruleFloat":0,"chance":0,"enabled":false},{"id":"new-story-page","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"debug-cors","rule":"email == 'genebarrier@gmail.com'"},{"id":"update-avatar","rule":"true"},{"id":"video-only-carousel","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"autoplay-mute","rule":"0","ruleFloat":0,"chance":0,"enabled":false},{"id":"upload-photos-enabled","rule":"[224].indexOf(+siteId) > -1","ruleBool":true,"sites":["7","8","14","15","16","18","46","109","145","146","162","168","175","177","179","181","204","215","224","355"]},{"id":"player-list-view-2","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"partitioned-forums-index","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"app-promo-interstitial","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"forum-instertial-ads","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"user-events","rule":"0.25","ruleFloat":0.25,"chance":0.25,"enabled":false},{"id":"merlin","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"upload-videos-enabled","rule":"[224].indexOf(+siteId) > -1","ruleBool":false,"sites":["224"]},{"id":"block-ad-970x91-superleaderboard-top","rule":"[571,572,570,204,73,196,8,194,143,155,567,197,545,77,168,171,219,48,107,17,175,146,183,188,110,190,148,532,243,25,61,62,112,127,75,541,537,565,551,14,106,43,334,239,44,336,165,338,166,341,46,342,430,167,47,16,164,135,140,215,169,170,172,173,174,13,162,176,136,19,240,178,109,145,181,128,182,157,141,180,199,357,184,358,359,18,185,187,360,186,7,12,365,510,189,191,192,566,147,137,468,193,153,138,154,538,126,123,149,101,113,115,63,125,64,65,66,68,69,70,120,71,156,551,530,177,15,6, 454].indexOf(+siteId) === -1"},{"id":"homestream-native-ad","rule":"!_.contains(['573'], siteId)"},{"id":"enable-autoplay-story","rule":"typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && _.contains(['StoryPage'], pagetype) && screen == 'Desktop'"},{"id":"forums-story-and-video-icons","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"disable-get-story-threads","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"march-madness","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"get-verb-player-search","rule":"true"},{"id":"national-video-link","rule":"true"},{"id":"premium-user","rule":"!!isPM"},{"id":"double-native-ads","rule":"!_.contains(['143','73','77','537', '570'], siteId)"},{"id":"topic-quick-reply","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"story-native-ad","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"new-sidebar","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topstory","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"new-login","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topstory-first-slot","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"story-bottom-video","rule":"screen == 'Desktop' && [7, 8, 12, 13, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 75, 77, 86, 101, 102, 106, 107, 109, 110, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 130, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 153, 154, 155, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 196, 197, 199, 204, 215, 219, 239, 240, 243, 244, 334, 336, 338, 341, 342, 355, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 365, 430, 441, 468, 510, 532, 537, 538, 541, 545, 551, 565, 566, 567, 569, 571, 573, 576, 577].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"}],"menu":{"key":"2490","name":"Site 101 Menu","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"2491","name":"Forums\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/forums?s=[SiteID]","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2495","name":"News\n","url":"","weight":25,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"2496","name":"All\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/news?type=stories&start=0&sortBy=Date&site=[DomainName]","weight":983,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2497","name":"Draft\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=4&cfg=draft","weight":984,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2498","name":"Free Agency\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=4&cfg=fa","weight":985,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12934","name":"Upcoming Events","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/blip/upcoming-events","weight":1000,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}]},{"key":"2499","name":"Team Info\n","url":"","weight":986,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"2500","name":"Roster\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=8&c=2&nid=[FOOTBALLID]&yr=[YR_NFL_ROSTER]","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2502","name":"Schedule\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/blip/schedule","weight":10,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2503","name":"Transactions\n","url":"http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/transactions","weight":15,"external":true,"sectionHead":false}]},{"key":"2504","name":"Stats\n","weight":991,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"2505","name":"Standings\n","url":"http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/standings","weight":992,"external":true,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2506","name":"Scoreboard\n","url":"http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/scoreboard/","weight":993,"external":true,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2507","name":"Team Stats\n","url":"http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/stats/teamsort/nfl/year-2016-season-post-category-passing-type-offense","weight":994,"external":true,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2508","name":"Player Stats\n","url":"http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/stats/playersort/nfl/year-2016-season-post-category-passing","weight":995,"external":true,"sectionHead":false}]},{"key":"2509","name":"Free Agency\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=9&c=12&nid=83&lnid=83&yr=[YR_NFL_FREEAGENCY]","weight":996,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2510","name":"Draft\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=9&c=12&nid=83&lnid=124&yr=[YR_NFL_DRAFT]","weight":997,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"9686","name":"Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/[YR_NFL_DRAFT]-nfl-draft-rankings?s=[SiteID]","weight":100,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"9687","name":"Combine\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=22749","weight":105,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"9688","name":"Senior Bowl\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=22752","weight":110,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"9689","name":"Mock Muncher","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=23612","weight":115,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}]},{"key":"2511","name":"Fantasy\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/","weight":998,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"9000","name":"Tickets\n","url":"http://tickets.[NETWORKHOST]/[SITEALIAS]-tickets?sid=[SUBDOMAIN]","weight":9999997,"external":true,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12321","name":"Shop","url":"http://scout.fanatics.com/NFL_Denver_Broncos/?utm_source=scoutcom_nav&utm_medium=bm_referral&utm_term=kw--Scout_NAV|cpn--no_coupon|offer--no_offer","weight":9999998,"external":true,"sectionHead":false}],"siteId":"101"},"networkMenu":{"key":"11863","name":"Network Menu","weight":-10,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11864","name":"NCAA","url":"","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11881","name":"Teams","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12395","name":"Network - NCAA - Teams - Picker","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"type":"team-picker","league":"ncaa"}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11882","name":"NCAA Football HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11883","name":"FB Recruiting","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11884","name":"NCAA Basketball HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11885","name":"BK Recruiting","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11886","name":"Tailgating","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/tailgating/","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":5,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":0,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11865","name":"NFL","url":"","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11878","name":"Teams","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12396","name":"Network - NFL - Teams - Picker","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"type":"team-picker","league":"nfl"}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11877","name":"NFL HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/nfl/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11887","name":"Draft Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/nfl/[YR_NFL_DRAFT]-nfl-draft-rankings","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11888","name":"Fantasy","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11889","name":"Tailgating","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/tailgating/","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":1,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11866","name":"MLB","url":"","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11891","name":"Teams","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12397","name":"Network - MLB - Teams - Picker","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"type":"team-picker","league":"mlb"}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11890","name":"MLB HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/mlb/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11892","name":"Transactions","url":"http://www.scout.com/mlb/rumors/","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11893","name":"Scouting","url":"http://www.scout.com/mlb/scouting/","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11894","name":"Top Prospects","url":"http://www.scout.com/mlb/a.z?s=243&p=9&c=12&nid=287&lnid=287&pid=88&yr=[YR_MLB_DRAFT]","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":2,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11867","name":"Recruiting","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11896","name":"FB Recruiting HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11897","name":"FB Prospects","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]-football-prospects","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11898","name":"FB Commits","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]-football-commits","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11899","name":"FB Team Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/a.z?s=73&p=9&c=14&yr=[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11900","name":"JC Football","url":"http://www.scout.com/junior-college-football/","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12430","name":"JUCO Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/junior-college-football/2017-football-prospects?league=JUCO","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12431","name":"JUCO Commits","url":"http://www.scout.com/junior-college-football/2017-football-commits?league=JUCO","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12432","name":"JUCO Visits","url":"http://www.scout.com/junior-college-football/2017-football-visits?league=JUCO","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}],"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11902","name":"BK Recruiting HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":5,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11903","name":"BK Prospects","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]-basketball-prospects","weight":6,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":6,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11904","name":"BK Commits","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]-basketball-commits","weight":7,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":7,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11905","name":"BK Team Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/a.z?s=75&p=9&c=14&cfg=bb&yr=[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]","weight":8,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":8,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12423","name":"High School Sports","url":"http://www.scout.com/high-school/blip/front","weight":9,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":9,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":3,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11868","name":"More Sports","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11879","name":"NBA","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12399","name":"Network - More Sports - NBA - Picker","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"type":"team-picker","league":"nba"}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11880","name":"Golf","url":"http://www.scout.com/golf/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12533","name":"Cleveland Sports","url":"http://www.scout.com/cleveland-sports","weight":6,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":4,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11869","name":"Fantasy","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12406","name":"Rankings","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12433","name":"[YR_NFL_FANTASY] Top 200","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-rankings","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12407","name":"QB Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-quarterback-rankings","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12408","name":"RB Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-running-back-rankings","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12409","name":"WR Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-wide-receiver-rankings","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12410","name":"TE Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-tight-end-rankings","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12411","name":"K Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-kicker-rankings","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12412","name":"DEF Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-defense-rankings","weight":6,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12413","name":"DL Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-defensive-lineman-rankings","weight":7,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12414","name":"LB Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-linebacker-rankings","weight":8,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12415","name":"DB Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-defensive-back-rankings","weight":9,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11876","name":"Fantasy HQ","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12400","name":"Tools","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12403","name":"Depth Charts","url":"http://fftoolbox.scout.com/football/depth-charts.cfm","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12402","name":"Bye Weeks","url":"http://fftoolbox.scout.com/football/byeweeks.cfm","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12401","name":"All Tools","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/story/1554317","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12404","name":"Strength of Schedule","url":"http://fftoolbox.scout.com/football/strength_of_schedule.cfm","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12405","name":"Mock Draft Simulator","url":"http://fantasymockdraft.scout.com/simulator/","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}],"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12416","name":"Daily Fantasy","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/news?type=stories&sortBy=Date&site=ScoutFantasy.com&query=DFS","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12417","name":"Forums","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/forums","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12418","name":"Play","url":"http://www.playffwc.com/lobby.php","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":5,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12419","name":"Join","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/story/1557795-join-us-at-scout-fantasy","weight":6,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":6,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":5,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11870","name":"Military","weight":7,"external":false,"sectionHead":true,"children":[{"key":"11913","name":"Warrior","url":"http://www.scout.com/military/warrior/","weight":0,"external":false,"description":"The latest news and tech from the field of combat.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/warrior.png","index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":6,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11872","name":"Fishing","weight":8,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11921","name":"North American Fisherman","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/fishing/","weight":0,"external":false,"description":"Fishing news and video from NAF.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/04/26/fisherman.png","index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11922","name":"Wired2Fish","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/wired2fish","weight":1,"external":false,"description":"Gear reviews, guides, and how-to videos for serious anglers.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/wired2fish_1.png","index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12546","name":"Fishhound","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/fishhound/","weight":2,"external":false,"description":"Tracking all things fishing...all the time.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/08/08/fishhound_tile.png","index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":7,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11871","name":"Hunting","weight":9,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11918","name":"North American Hunter","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/hunting/","weight":0,"external":false,"description":"Hunting news, video, and gear reviews from NAH.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/hunter_square_v2.png","index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":8,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11873","name":"Living","weight":10,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11927","name":"Gear","url":"http://www.scout.com/gear/","weight":0,"external":false,"description":"News and reviews on the hottest gear, fastest cars, and latest tech.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/gear2.png","index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11928","name":"Build","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/build","weight":1,"external":false,"description":"Gear reviews and how-to guides for the handyman.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/handy.png","index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11931","name":"Tailgate","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/tailgating/","weight":2,"external":false,"description":"Recipes, games, and guides for American's fastest-growing sport.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/tailgater.png","index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11930","name":"Garden","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/gardening/","weight":3,"external":false,"description":"Tips and tricks for landscaping and lawn care.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/gardening.png","index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11929","name":"Cook","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/cooking/","weight":4,"external":false,"description":"Recipes and tutorial videos.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/cooking.png","index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":9,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"12398","name":"Membership","url":"http://www.scout.com/membership","weight":11,"external":true,"sectionHead":true,"index":10,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11874","name":"Tickets","url":"http://tickets.scout.com/","weight":12,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":11,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11875","name":"App","url":"https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/scout.com/id969228328","weight":13,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":12,"menu":"primary","isActive":false}]},"taxonomyInfo":{"id":"189","name":"Denver Broncos","description":"","weight":3,"vocabulary":"scout","classificationNodes":[103],"forumIds":[1797,1795,1796,5497,5635],"parentIds":["188"],"ancestorIds":["189","188","8"],"descendantIds":["189"],"mobile":true,"mobileType":"DoubleLevel","siteIds":["101"],"sites":[{"id":"101","name":"den (s=101)","domainName":"MileHighHuddle.com","description":"

Powered by Mile High Huddle

\n","smallLogo":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/denver_broncos.png","appDfpHierarchy":"299643/ScoutApp/Sports/NFL/den/","siteDfpHierarchy":"299643/Scout.com/Sports/NFL/den/","siteBrand":"Mile High Huddle"}]},"noteConfigMap":[["TrendingForumSubThread",{"id":"4","containerType":"TrendingForumSubThread","width":{"to":1},"height":2,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],["StorySummary",{"id":"0","containerType":"StorySummary","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],["ForumSubThread",{"id":"1","containerType":"ForumSubThread","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],["AdUnit",{"id":"2","containerType":"AdUnit","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],["TrendingStorySummary",{"id":"3","containerType":"TrendingStorySummary","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}]]}; var nyneveErrors = []; if (console && console.error) { try { var errors = nyneveErrors; for (var i=0; i < errors.length; i++) { var error = errors[i]; console.error('Nyneve Request Error: ', error); } } catch (e) { console.error('JSON parse error. Nyneve Request Errors.', e); } }