Here's a Denver Post overview of the Rapids, 15 years into their existence.
Elsewhere across the league, today's highlight -- maybe this season's highlight so far -- is this battle of unbeatens: Los Angeles at Columbus. But somehow that game isn't televised here. Instead, today's FSC game is Philadelphia at Houston.
Once the 6 p.m. Sounders-Rapids kickoff draws closer, I'll open a new blog post for pregame, in-game, and postgame news and discussion.