Taking a Knee with 303: Joel Gratz

There is more to football than the NFL, though I admit I try to forget about college football on weekends when both Colorado and Colorado State lose. Sometimes I even think about heading down to my old high sch...

5th Down: Mile High Magic

Thanks to Brett Favre, NFL fans have trouble believing that aging quarterbacks can make a comeback. Therefore, last March, when the Indianapolis Colts released surgically sidelined Peyton Manning -- franchi...

Taking a Knee with 303: Mike Tanier

Hunter S. Thompson was a passionate football fan. But so was his arch-nemesis, Richard Nixon.  Jack Kerouac played college ball at Columbia before getting injured and becoming a writer. You will overhear discus...

Out of Bounds: Tour de Fat

In most circles, biking is hopping on your one speed, heading down to the farmers' market, then having your friend Instagram a picture of you and your basket full of produce -- caption: “So fresh Will Smith...

5th Down: The Porter Profile

Tracy Porter joins Denver Broncos as starting cornerback Living in a state that ranks fourth in the nation in craft breweries, most people in Colorado hear “Porter” and their minds and taste buds immediatel...

Letter from the Editor: Orange and Blue

It took fifty-five seconds to brew a cup of Starbucks coffee this morning. The elevator ride from the concourse of the Republic Plaza to the top floor lasted forty-seven seconds (it took four attempts and a f...

Out of Bounds: USA Pro Challenge

Look carefully at the road signs on the way to and from Denver International Airport and you will notice the bright yellow Bike Xing sign.  My first thought - who in their right mind takes on Pena Boulevard o...

Sports That Inspire: The Global Value

“Sports are stupid. If the world cared half as much about ending world hunger and saving the environment as it does about the Euro Cup or the Super Bowl, children wouldn’t be starving and our ozone wouldn’t b...