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Fantasy football world is a reality

The first day of school points to the unofficial end of summer — and fantasy football draft day marks the beginning of the most important season on the calendar. The popularity of fantasy football has grown tremendously in recent years, but don’t take my word for it. Instead, consider this statistic: an estimated 18.3 million

On police militarization, training and tactics, not tools, are trouble

As I’m both a military veteran and a science fiction fan, one of my favorite quotes comes from the 2004 “Battlestar Galactica” reboot: “There’s a reason you separate military and the police. One fights the enemies of the state, the other serves and protects the people. When the military becomes both, then the enemies of

Rockies GM Dan O’Dowd, right, with his boss, Dick Monfort. O’Dowd has been gen- eral manager since 1999 and has only four winning seasons during his tenure.
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Op-ed: Rox need GM Dan O’Dowd to step down

Rockies GM Dan O’Dowd, right, with his boss, Dick Monfort. O’Dowd has been general manager since 1999 and has only four winning seasons during his tenure. Photo courtesy of espn.com  The Colorado Rockies have hit rock bottom. Now that three quarters of the MLB season has passed, it’s clear what each team needs to do.

Invesco Field at Mile High officially became Sports Authroity Field at Mile High Aug. 16, 2011 as part of a 25-year agreement worth $6 million per year. Photo courtesy of AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

New Mile High still jewel of Colorado

Invesco Field at Mile High officially became Sports Authroity Field at Mile High Aug. 16, 2011 as part of a 25-year agreement worth $6 million per year. Photo courtesy of AP Photo/Julie Jacobson Peyton’s Place became our home away from home 10 days ago. Sports Authority Field at Mile High seats roughly 76,000 fans but

Hip-hop dead at Underground Music Festival

My UMS experience and why I walked out of a perfectly joyful People Under the Stairs performance. Don’t tell me you don’t love a good festival. The Coachellas, Bonnaroos and South by Southwests of the country give us hard-working Americans a chance to break away for a time, hop in the old van, wear cut-off

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