• Man banned from using Bible verse drops suit against school

    DENVER (AP) — A graduate of a Colorado university banned from putting Bible citations on a fundraising plaque in the school’s football locker room is dropping a federal lawsuit now that the school has removed the original plaques.

  • Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) and quarterback Brock Osweiler run a drill during an NFL football practice in Stanford, Calif., Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Colorado police prepare for possible Super Bowl rioting

    DENVER (AP) — Denver police are rooting for a Broncos Super Bowl victory as much as anyone, but they are urging fans keep the postgame revelry in check.

  • Dallas Stars defenseman John Klingberg, of Sweden, uncorks a goal against the Colorado Avalanche during overtime in an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, in Denver. Dallas won 4-3. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Klingberg’s goal early in OT lifts Stars to 4-3 win over Avs

    DENVER (AP) — Stars defenseman John Klingberg wanted to catch the goalie off guard as he led a 3-on-1 rush in overtime.

  • Senglin paces Weber State past Northern Colorado 64-54

    GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Joel Bolomboy had 13 points and 13 rebounds, and Jeremy Senglin led all scorers with 22 points as Weber State beat Northern Colorado 64-54 Thursday night.

  • Denver rallies from 15-point deficit to beat IUPUI, 53-51

    DENVER (AP) — Thomas Neff made a go-ahead 3-pointer with a minute left and Denver rallied from 15 points down in the second half to beat IUPUI 53-51 on Thursday night.

  • Colorado school district bans students from wearing No. 18

    GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — In one Colorado school district, students can wear Cam Newton’s jersey to class but not Peyton Manning’s No. 18.

  • In this Jan. 3, 2016, file photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) and lineman Evan Mathis (69) take the field for an NFL football game against the San Diego Chargers in Denver. Mathis got released by the Philadelphia Eagles because Chip Kelly didn’t want to give the two-time Pro Bowl guard a raise. Now he's blocking for Manning and the Broncos. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey, File)

    Furniture Row Racing on different track for Super Bowl

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Denver-based Furniture Row Racing team is in a precarious position among the teams it competes against in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.

  • University of Colorado head football coach, Mike MacIntyre, talks about his recruiting class during the University of Colorado football signing day in Boulder, Colo. Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. (Cliff Grassmick/Daily Camera via AP) NO SALES; MANDATORY CREDIT

    Colorado will bring in graduate transfer to compete at QB

    BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Colorado coach Mike MacIntyre couldn’t afford cold feet when it came to quarterback. Not with the returning starter still recovering from a torn ligament in his left one.

  • Father of Broncos D-lineman dies

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Denver Broncos defensive lineman Antonio Smith plans to play in the Super Bowl despite learning of his father’s death Wednesday.

  • People look at debris after a storm passed through the Sapps mobile home park destroying many homes in Sapps, Ala., just outside of Aliceville on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. Authorities say a large tornado in rural western Alabama left a trail of damage as powerful storms moved into the state. (Erin Nelson/The Tuscaloosa News via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Tornadoes in the South; snow in Plains and Upper Midwest

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A trail of damage was left at an Army post, schools and businesses were closed for a second day, and a damaged women’s prison was running partly on backup power Wednesday after two days of storms unleashed tornadoes and flooding in the South and dumped heavy snow in the Midwest.