Mike Evans

Mike Evans co-hosts 104.3 The Fan’s “Schlereth and Evans,” along with Mark Schlereth. Listen weekdays from 6a-9a. He’s a proud graduate of Syracuse University. Follow Mike: @MikeEvans1043

Broncos Country needs to rally around Melvin Gordon on Thursday

In a short week, heading into a game that feels like a tipping point of the season, Denver has no other options than their much-maligned back
2 days ago

The Broncos can’t lose to the most-hated person in franchise history

Josh McDaniels was a disaster as a head coach in Denver; now, the villain has taken over the franchise's most-bitter rival and it's wonderful
9 days ago

With mega-contract from the Avs, Nathan MacKinnon gets his due

He's a player who is demanding of himself and teammates, a trait that helped bring the Stanley Cup to Colorado and earn him millions
16 days ago

The honeymoon is already over for Nathaniel Hackett in Denver

With six months of momentum at his back, the Broncos new head coach lost it all on Monday night in Seattle, thanks to countless blunders
23 days ago

Who will get blamed if the Broncos miss the playoffs this season?

If Denver doesn't live up to expectations this season, there will be no shortage of people to point the finger of blame at come January
30 days ago

Confidence in the 2022 Broncos is already starting to erode

With too much time to analyze the situation, Denver is looking less and less like a playoff team and more like a franchise in transition
1 month ago

The Rockies have never felt more hopeless than they do at this moment

With attendance that places them in the upper echelon of MLB, the cash keeps pouring in and there's no reason for the Rockies to change
2 months ago

Broncos prepare for the Cowboys arrival, facing season’s first test

It's only one practice, but how Denver looks on Thursday against Dallas will start to provide answers on Hackett, Wilson and others
2 months ago

It’s time to stop the Russell Wilson fear mongering in Broncos Country

The Broncos quarterback has two years left on his current contract, so there's no reason to rush into a record-setting contract extension
2 months ago

Broncos Country, get ready for “Camp Everything is Awesome!”

The positive vibe heading into this year's Broncos training camp has everyone singing a positive tune, but that might not last into the season
2 months ago

The Stanley Cup being back in Denver brings back a flood of memories

Wednesday night provided a reminder of just how special these types of moments are for a city, bringing everyone together for one goal
4 months ago

The Kroenkes are sending mixed messages with Tim Connelly

Rather than ponying up a fraction of what they've paid players in recent years, the Nuggets are letting their lead exec bolt for a division rival
5 months ago

The Avalanche handled their first gut check of the postseason

With a crucial win in Game 3, Colorado took a huge step toward exorcising the demons of past playoff failures, a huge hurdle in Mission 16W
5 months ago

Now that he’s won another MVP, the real work begins for Nikola Jokic

To go from being in select company to an elite fraternity, the Nuggets center has to take his team to the next level and deliver a championship
5 months ago

Even after one game, it’s clear these aren’t the same old Avalanche

While plenty of fans are still being cautious due to previous playoff failures, this Avalanche team is ready to exorcise those demons
5 months ago

Never been so glad to suffer through a boring Broncos draft

Due to the Russell Wilson trade, Denver sat idly by for the marquee part of the NFL Draft, which was just fine in Broncos Country
5 months ago

There are no excuses, but the Nuggets are simply overmatched

While blaming the officials and coaching is convenient, the reality of playoff basketball is coming through; the Warriors are more talented
6 months ago

Are there any reasons to look forward to the Rockies season?

While it might not look promising on paper, and the oddsmakers think it's bleak, there are things to be excited about as baseball starts in Colorado
6 months ago

Hold off on the “playoffs or bust” expectations for the Broncos in 2022

In what figures to be a hotly contested AFC, Denver is dealing with a challenge that few of the other contenders are having to overcome this season
6 months ago

Joe Sakic’s trade deadline proves he’s all-in for a Stanley Cup

Sakic made four moves ahead of the NHL's trade deadline and each one could help Colorado finally get over the playoff failures of the last few seasons
7 months ago

How long will the Russell Wilson high last in Broncos Country?

George Paton pulled off the Pacific Northwest heist, a move that should bring smiles to the faces of everyone who watches the Broncos on Sundays
7 months ago

The reasons to pursue Aaron Rodgers far outweigh the reasons not to

Adding the veteran QB might not be the perfect solution for the Broncos, but it's certainly a better plan than any other option on the table
7 months ago

Would fans in Colorado care if Major League Baseball went away?

The battle between baseball owners and the players has threatened the start of the season, something plenty of Rockies fans might not mind
7 months ago

Previewing what figures to be a crazy offseason in Broncos Country

A new coaching staff is already in place, but the question of ownership and who will be the quarterback linger, setting up months of drama
8 months ago