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Chad and Nate

Chad Brown is a former All-Pro linebacker with the Pittsburgh Steelers and Seattle Seahawks who won a national championship at the University of Colorado where he is a Hall of Famer. Nate Jackson is a former tight end with the Denver Broncos and New York Times Best Selling author whose rapping abilities were awarded by the Colorado Broadcasters Association. Chad and Nate bring unique and differing perspectives on the biggest stories in Denver sports every day.
December 3, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 12.03.21

Is this the game to feature Javonte Williams? How stupid is Antonio Brown? Which NFL players from the past would thrive today?   (42:32)
December 3, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 12.03.21

Can Pat Surtain cover Travis Kelce? How do the Broncos avoid a shootout with the Chiefs? Is this the game to feature Javonte Williams?   (42:36)
December 2, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 12.02.21

Do the Chiefs think about the 11 game win streak? Why did Mahomes have a slow start this season? Do you believe Teddy Bridgewater can keep up?   (40:37)
December 2, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 12.02.21

Why is GEHA such a tough stadium to play in? What's a common theme in the Broncos last 11 losses to the Chiefs? How would John Clayton prepare for Patrick Mahomes?   (38:17)
December 1, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 12.01.21

Chad and Nate discuss Andy Reid and his teams records after the bye week. Chad and Nate talk playing at Arrowhead   (44:09)
December 1, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 12.01.21

Chad and Nate continue to discuss the biggest game since Super Bowl 50 Chad and Nate talk life lessons. Who scares you more Tyreek Hill or Travis Kelce?   (40:43)
November 30, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.30.21

Are Kenny Young and Baron Browning upgrades for the Broncos? Pat Surtain coming into form for the Broncos defense. Coaches getting massive money to stay in college.    (43:27)
November 29, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.29.21

Do we owe Vic Fangio an apology? Did Teddy win some fans back yesterday? Is Michael Porter Jr's season over?   (38:58)
November 29, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.29.21

Is Teddy back in Broncos fans good graces? What did Chad and Nate think of the gameballs? Has Fangio figured out his defense vs Justin Herbert?   (39:47)
November 26, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.26.21

The Honorable Dan Jacobs and CBS 4's Michael Spencer start the second hour of today's show by exploring the Broncos' ownership situation and what could happen moving forward. The Altitude vs Comcast case is then examined and explained. They guys then talk about the big game on Su...   (43:04)
November 26, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.26.21

The Honorable Dan Jacobs and CBS 4's Michael Spencer take over for Chad and Nate on Black Friday. The guys start by talking Thanksgiving food and shopping. They follow up with a discussion on the AFC West and why in the world Aaron Rodgers may or may not want to come to Denver. ...   (43:05)
November 24, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.24.21

How can the Broncos stop Justin Herbert? Can this team score points in the first half? Why did Broncos vs Chiefs get flexed to Sunday Night Football?   (33:57)
November 24, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.24.21

How do the Broncos match up with the Chargers? Can the Broncos actually score in the first half? Chargers have the worst run defense in the league, will Pat Shurmur commit?   (41:05)
November 23, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.23.21

Did Teddy help these WRs get paid? How do Chad and Nate feel about the contracts for Tim Patrick and Courtland Sutton?   (42:16)
November 23, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.23.21

Who do Chad and Nate want extended for the Broncos? Is Teddy partially responsible for his WRs getting paid? Why did Kyle Fuller fall off?   (46:08)
November 22, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.22.21

Mat Smith filled in for Chad. Nate and Mat opened the show reacting to Courtland Sutton’s contract extension. Are the Broncos gearing up for an Aaron Rodgers trade in the offseason? The guys talked about Sutton’s health. Is Sutton a top 16 wide receiver like his contract says...   (39:49)
November 22, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.22.21

In the 2nd hour, Nate and Mat are joined by our 9News Broncos Insider Mike Klis. Mike broke down what Courtland Sutton’s contract means for the Broncos. The fellas continued to react to Sutton’s contract extension. Nate makes the argument that Denver needs to score in this le...   (42:10)
November 19, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.19.21

Chad and Nate discuss the Patriots after their big Thursday Night Football win. The transition for QB's from college to playing in the NFL. Are the Broncos looked at as "an easy win" for other teams?    (43:25)
November 19, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.19.21

In hour 2, the guys each share a personal story about the G.O.A.T., Jerry Rice. Does Teddy Bridgewater have a future in Denver? The highs and lows of Vic Fangio from week to week. They finish off with “Distractions”, talking about suits. See omnystudio.com/listener for priva...   (40:07)
November 18, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.18.21

What does Jake Plummer have to say about Teddy Bridgewater? How did Chad and Nate handle their bye weeks? Can Teddy Bridgewater be salvaged?   (38:01)
November 18, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.18.21

How does Jake Plummer feel about Teddy B? Is Vic Fangio too arrogant? If Chad or Nate could player another football position, what would it be?   (39:29)
November 17, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.17.21

Who are the current players who will be on the next great Broncos team? Are there any coaching candidates you want to replace Vic Fangio? Are the Broncos built incorrectly?   (44:16)
November 17, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.17.21

Is there anyone you want to replace Fangio? Who are the Broncos core players? Is Vic Fangio too arrogant?    (39:50)
November 16, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.16.21

Is Broncos Country over Tacklegate? What's the worst thing a football player can do? Is there a chance Fangio is back next year?   (42:05)
November 16, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.16.21

Should Melvin Gordon lose his starting job? Will Broncos Country ever forgive Teddy Bridgewater? Does this Broncos team have an identity?   (41:48)
November 15, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.15.21

What do Chad and Nate think of Teddy's lack of effort? Did the Broncos build their team the wrong way? Why do mobile QBs tear up Vic Fangio defenses?   (40:43)
November 15, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.15.21

Is Philly better than we thought? Why can't Broncos special teams get fixed? Is the season officially over?   (39:49)
November 12, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.12.21

Is this offense better without Noah Fant? What are Chad and Nate's keys to a Broncos victory? Can Pat Shurmur follow the game plan to beat the Eagles?   (42:22)
November 12, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.12.21

Was Chuck Norris actually a great fighter? Is this offense better without Noah Fant? How would Chad Brown prepare for Jalen Hurts?   (39:19)
November 11, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.11.21

Nate wants Tim Patrick locked up. Is Noah Fant a detriment to this offense? How can this Broncos offense continue the momentum from last week?   (38:51)
November 11, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.11.21

Is Tim Patrick the best Broncos WR? How can this offense continue what they did in Dallas? No Jokic, no problem?   (38:33)
November 10, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.10.21

Is this Eagles team better than we think? What's the difference between 5-5 and 6-4? Does Tim Patrick need to be locked up sooner than later?   (44:13)
November 10, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.10.21

Does Tim Patrick deserve an extension? Odell Beckham Jr to the Broncos? Is Teddy better than expected?   (41:30)
November 9, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.09.21

Did Nikola Jokic do the right thing? Is the Fangio hot seat not so hot anymore? Is Noah Fant the weak link to this offense?   (40:27)
November 9, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 |11.09.21

Should Nikola Jokic be praised? Is Kenny Young a long term LB in Denver? Is Albert O better than Noah Fant?   (42:50)
November 8, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.08.21

How did the Broncos win that big? Will Pat Shurmur commit to running the football? Is it coincidence that this offense was better without Noah Fant?   (38:53)
November 8, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.08.21

Was this the biggest ass whooping of the week? Is Vic's seat no longer hot? Just how good is Javonte Williams.   (38:04)
November 5, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.05.21

How does this Broncos secondary match up with the Cowboys WRs? Is Albert O better than Noah Fant? Who do Chad and Nate pick to win on Sunday?   (40:14)
November 5, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.05.21

Can this Broncos offense keep up? Does this team have any hope with Teddy at QB? Can this defense slow down Dak?   (41:55)
November 4, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.04.21

Should the Broncos have drafted Micah Parsons? Why is Aaron Rodgers such a weasel? Is Vic Fangio's seat still hot?   (38:35)
November 4, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.04.21

Is Aaron Rodgers a liar? How can this Broncos offense realistically improve? Is Micah Parsons better than Pat Surtain?   (39:08)
November 3, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.03.21

Does George Paton think Vic Fangio could be the Broncos coach next year? How does the Broncos 4-4 record feel to you? Why did the Broncos make less trades than expected?   (41:55)
November 3, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.03.21

Just how bad is the Henry Ruggs situation? Are the Broncos still in "win now" mode? Why is George Paton still praising Vic Fangio?   (40:38)
November 2, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.02.21

Is Von the greatest defensive player in Broncos history? Should George Paton make more moves? What's wrong with Noah Fant?   (41:02)
November 2, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.02.21

Did the Broncos get a good deal for Von? Who else needs to be traded? Teddy to the Saints?     (42:42)
November 1, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 11.01.21

How are the Broncos playoff chances?  Are there any positives in this win? Is Vic's job safe now?   (39:01)
November 1, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 11.01.21

What does Adam Schefter have to say about the Von Miller trade? Is Von the greatest Broncos defensive player of all time? What does this Von trade say about the state of the Broncos?   (38:55)
October 29, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.29.21

How will this Broncos offensive line fair against the WFT defensive line? Will Jerry Jeudy's return be an excuse for Pat Shurmur to not run the ball? Nate says the Broncos cannot trust Noah Fant on third down.   (42:10)
October 29, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.29.21

Is this offensive line in for a rude awakening? Should the Broncos take a page out of Green Bay's playbook last night? What happens if the Broncos lose on Sunday?   (40:12)
October 28, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.28.21

Why does this Broncos offense refuse to lineup under center? Is Jerry Jeudy really the answer to the offense? Are the Broncos uniquely injured at linebacker?   (39:37)
October 28, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.28.21

Is Jerry Jeudy able to spark this offense? Why is this Broncos defense struggling? Is the inside linebacker spot able to be saved?   (38:45)
October 27, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.27.21

Who are the smartest football players? Why can't this offense score more than 20? Can Fangio's new linebackers make a difference?   (42:32)
October 27, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.27.21

What makes a smart football player? Do Javonte Williams and Melvin Gordon need more playing time? Will Taylor Heinicke make the list of back up QBs who shred Vic Fangio's defense?   (40:39)
October 26, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.26.21

Why can't Pat Shurmur motivate this offense? Is it time to bench Teddy Bridgewater? Does the Broncos trading for a linebacker matter?   (41:55)
October 26, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.26.21

Does a great football mind make you a great teacher? Is Jerry Jeudy the spark this offense needs? Are the highest paid players usually the best on the team?   (41:34)
October 25, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.25.21

How disconnected is Vic Fangio from the offense? Should a coaching change have happened? Is Noah Fant a bust?   (36:58)
October 25, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.25.21

How can the Broncos offense get a spark? Can Jerry Jeudy be a difference maker when he comes back? Why are the Broncos bottom third in the turnovers?     (39:19)
October 22, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.22.21

Why did The Broncos make D'Ernest Johnson look like prime TD? Are the Broncos good at anything? Has this team given up on their coach?   (42:06)
October 22, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.22.21

Has this team given up on Vic Fangio? What was the worst part of this defense last night? Should Drew Lock have started?   (42:41)
October 21, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.21.21

Is Teddy's concussion still not totally gone? Should Drew Lock start tonight? Is Garett Bolles in trouble tonight?   (42:00)
October 21, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.21.21

Who do Chad and Nate have winning tonight? Is this a Case Keenum revenge game? Can Vic Fangio motivate this team?   (39:44)
October 20, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.20.21

Could Jokic repeat his MVP season? Is Teddy too banged up to play tomorrow? How much pressure is now on Fangio win in Cleveland?    (39:09)
October 20, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.20.21

What are expectations for the Nuggets in 2021? Does Javonte Williams need more touches? Are the Browns in more chaos than the Broncos?   (41:58)
October 19, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.19.21

How can Vic Fangio motivate this team? Is Cleveland more injured than Denver? How can this Broncos offense get a jolt?   (43:00)
October 19, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.19.21

How can Vic Fangio motivate this team? Is it time to pick a 3 down RB? What is the cause of Noah Fant's misuse?    (41:23)
October 18, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.18.21

What did Nate see at Mike Shanahan's party? Does Vic Fangio actually care? Is this defense overrated?   (38:17)
October 18, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.18.21

Does Vic Fangio care? Hey... at least the Broncos scored on their first drive? Can Noah Fant no longer be a feature of this offense?   (39:30)
October 15, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.15.21

Why is Pat Shurmur's offense so bad? Is it time for this defense to show up? What do we expect from the Raiders?   (41:29)
October 15, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.15.21

What will Chad distract you with today? Will Fangio get out coached by a team without a coach? Will Teddy Bridgewater get back on track vs the Raiders?   (40:09)
October 14, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.14.21

Broncos have the worst QB in the AFC West, do they also have the worst coach? What makes Pat Shurmur's offense bad? Nate talks about his former coach finally being inducted into the Broncos Ring of Fame.    (37:09)
October 14, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.14.21

What specifically do you want to see different from a Pat Shurmur run offense? How can the Broncos stop Darren Waller? Is Vic Fangio the worst coach in the AFC West?   (39:46)
October 13, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.13.21

Is more pressure now on the Broncos to win? Is the league sacrificing Jon Gruden to save the owners? How can the Broncos offense be better on 3rd down?   (41:28)
October 13, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.13.21

Is the Broncos offense not creative enough? Could John Brown add speed to this offense? What does Cecil Lammey want to see from Vic Fangio vs the Raiders?   (42:22)
October 12, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.12.21

How will the Gruden debacle affect the Raiders? Did Gruden get what he dserves? Is Pat Shurmur equipped to call plays on offense?   (40:34)
October 12, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.12.21

How much of a distraction is this Gruden scandal? Should the Broncos crush the Raiders now? Is Vic Fangio's defense overrated?   (41:39)
October 11, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.11.21

Is this Broncos defense overrated? What positives did Nate Jackson take from yesterday's game? Were we too quick to write off Big Ben?   (39:34)
October 11, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.11.21

Are the Broncos a "Get Right" team? When does the leash for Teddy Bridgewater shrink? Is Vic Fangio on the hot seat?   (39:19)
October 8, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.08.21

Which Steelers player worries you most? Will Teddy start? What's it like playing in Pittsburgh?   (44:25)
October 8, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.08.21

Who do Chad and Nate have winning on Sunday? How much better of a coach is Mike Tomlin compared to Vic Fangio? What will Chad and Nate distract you with today?   (41:27)
October 7, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.07.21

Is Big Ben washed up? How can the Broncos pass rush get back on track? Should the Broncos have gone after Jaylon Smith?   (44:06)
October 7, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.07.21

How many rush attempts should the Broncos have in Pittsburgh? How can the Broncos take advantage of Big Ben? Is this Steelers defense still good?    (44:22)
October 6, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.06.21

Should the Broncos feast on Big Ben? What was the hardest stadium Chad and Nate played in? How do the Broncos handle their QB situation?   (44:30)
October 6, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.06.21

What did the Chargers head coach have to say about the run game? Why is Cecil Lammey smearing Vic Fangio? What distractions will Chad and Nate leave you?   (42:00)
October 5, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.05.21

How can the Broncos fix their offense? Does Drew Lock need a change of scenery? What are Chad and Nate's concussion experience?    (44:20)
October 5, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.05.21

How can Chad and Nate make you smarter? What are Chad and Nate's concussion stories? Is this Broncos offense good enough?   (40:49)
October 4, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.04.21

What went wrong vs the Ravens? Why did Pat Shurmur not help out Drew Lock? Which NFL head coach had an even worse weekend than Vic Fangio?   (39:31)
October 4, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.04.21

Did Drew Lock blow his chance? Why did the Broncos abandon the run game? Are the injuries catching up to the Broncos?   (38:35)
October 1, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 10.01.21

What would a win over the Ravens mean for Vic Fangio? Is the league too focused on QBs? How bad is Lamar Jackson's back?   (41:31)
October 1, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 10.01.21

Do the Broncos need to feature their TEs more? How can this defense shut down Lamar Jackson? Which team is more injured?   (41:12)
September 30, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 09.30.21

Big shout out to Von Miller. Is Tim Patrick due for a payday? Is Noah Fant the key to the Broncos redzone struggles?   (41:23)
September 30, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 09.30.21

Is Von Miller back to his old self? Which Broncos pass catchers deserve a second contract? How can the Broncos stop Lamar Jackson?   (38:31)
September 29, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 09.29.21

How does a defense prepare for Lamar Jackson? Why did Nate have to pretend to be Randy Moss at practice? How would Chad Brown try to handle Lamar Jackson on the field?   (33:38)
September 29, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 09.29.21

How do you prepare for a QB like Lamar Jackson? What was the dumbest thing Chad and Nate bought with NFL money? Has Vic Fangio figured it out?   (42:17)
September 28, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 09.28.21

Is it Tim Patrick time? Is the NFL taunting rule too extreme? How can the Broncos offense keep up with the rest of the league?    (42:52)
September 28, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 09.28.21

Will Noah Fant and Albert O have larger roles with Hamler and Jeudy gone? How do you feel about the Broncos next 3 games? Did MPJ deserve this contract?     (41:08)
September 27, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 09.27.21

Are the Broncos actually good? How concerned are you with the injuries? Are defenses selling out to stop the Broncos run game?    (39:09)
September 27, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 09.27.21

Is this Broncos offense good enough to get in a shootout?  Do you feel better about the Pat Surtain draft pick after watching the rookie QBs struggle? Do the Broncos injuries worry you?    (38:28)
September 24, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 09.24.21

What are Chad and Nate's keys to a Bronco victory? Can the Broncos defense get 4 picks from Zach Wilson? What skill does Javonte Williams have that is rare for rookie RBs?    (41:38)
September 24, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 2 | 09.24.21

How the Broncos defense trick Zach Wilson? Will this Broncos run game pick up? What do you expect from Von Miller on Sunday?    (41:41)
September 23, 2021

Chad and Nate | Hour 1 | 09.23.21

Why do rookie QBs struggle so much? Why did Bill Belichick betray Chad Brown? Could the Jets be a trap game?    (40:04)