Sunday, October 13, Story Links

Check out Sunday's links to stories about the Denver Broncos.

A stand-up guy - Denver Post - Patrick Saunders
Sunday, October 13, 2002 - Linebacker Keith Burns is a force on special teams and a force to be reckoned with off the field.

Unlikely heroes step up - Denver Post - Patrick Saunders
Sunday, October 13, 2002 - This is the sixth in a weekly series celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Broncos' first Super Bowl season.

Broncos see themselves in Miami - Denver Post - Adam Schefter
Sunday, October 13, 2002 - The Broncos know they'll have their work cut out for them trying to contain Dolphins running back Ricky Williams. Independent of one another, without knowing the opposing coach had an identical thought, each head coach compared his football team to the one it faces tonight.

The game has officials but only one referee - Denver Post - Patrick Saunders
Sunday, October 13, 2002 - Coaches and players often call them "Hey, ref," or "Mr. Referee" if they think it will gain them some points. Actually, there is only one referee in an NFL football game. He's the man in the white hat, whose voice is heard over the public address system when a penalty is announced.

Broncos, Miami rush to battle- Daily Camera - Ryan Thorburn
October 13, 2002 - When Dan Marino showed up at Mile High Stadium in 1985 to play John Elway's team, everyone in the stands knew both players were special when they took the field.

Briscoe's legacy- Daily Camera - Ryan Thorburn
October 13, 2002 - October of 1968. That was the last time the Denver Broncos defeated the Miami Dolphins in a regular season game. Of much greater significance, it was the time when the color barrier at quarterback was broken in professional football.

It's been a Rocky road for Griese- Miami Herald - Jason Cole
Oct. 13, 2002 - DENVER - When Denver Broncos quarterback Brian Griese's dream becomes a reality, the sports-crazed and curious public here will get an extraordinary look into his dynamic, defiant and damaged soul. Maybe then they will accept him.

It's been a Rocky road for Griese- Miami Herald - Dan Le Batard
Oct. 13, 2002 - Twenty questions with Dolphins cornerback Patrick Surtain.

It's been a Rocky road for Griese- Miami Herald - Jason Cole
Oct. 13, 2002 - DENVER - In so many ways, it's as if Shannon Sharpe never left the Denver Broncos. The NFL's most prolific receiving tight end has returned to his first home after a two-year stint in Baltimore to find just about everything is the same.

Warfield likes what he sees in Chambers- Miami Herald - Ethan J. Skolnick
Oct. 13, 2002 - Chris Chambers hasn't seen much of Paul Warfield. He has heard about him plenty, though. Grow up in Ohio as the nephew of a rabid football fan like Dan Chambers and you'll get an earful about a receiver who grew up in Warren and starred at Ohio State before a 13-season Hall of Fame NFL career with Cleveland and Miami.


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