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It may have taken a second for the Denver Broncos to adjust to the presence of superstar veteran Peyton Manning in the Mile High City, but sure enough, that’s exactly what they did. An 11-game win streak to end the 2012 campaign was enough to push the Broncos up the AFC standings and into the NFL limelight. Now, not only is the club front and center in 2013, but it also has some of the best odds of winning Super Bowl XLVIII. Early oddsmakers have given Manning and the Broncos 6-1 odds of winning the Super Bowl this season — the highest such mark of any team on the NFL futures. While the NFC heavyweight San Francisco 49ers join them in the top spot with 6-1 odds of their own, it’s clear that all eyes will be on the veterans in Colorado. Last year, after Denver’s rather pedestrian start to the 2012 campaign, including losses to the Atlanta Falcons, Houston Texans and New England Patriots in the first five weeks, the offense started to thrive as one would have expected given the new ad...

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Broncos trying to pry Ryan Lilja out of retirement

If Peyton Manning has his way he may be get to take snaps from his former Colts teammate afterall. While Jeff Saturday has no plans to unretire, the same may not be true for Ryan Lilja. The Broncos have offered Lilja, 31, a contract in hoping to bring him out of possible retirement, reports the Denver Post. Lilja had previously discussed a comeback attempt with the Kansas City Chiefs...

Brady, Manning team up for golf win

Think Tom Brady and Peyton Manning get steamed when they lose to each other? Try teaming them up for some recreational golf and letting them face the specter of losing to a pair of businessmen. While most Patriots fans would probably prefer Brady stay the heck away from Manning at all times, the two have acknowledged that they're friends, especially in the offseason. That camaraderie...

Bronco Rookie Gets Hazed

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Crazy Colts Fan - Is the Peyton Manning Era a Disappointment? Or Was it the Bill Polian Era That Was?

Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay has never been one to hold back with what is on his mind. Yes, it may be hard to understand what he's saying sometimes--especially if he is using Irsay-Speak on Twitter--but he does not hold back nonetheless. So when he recently stated in the AP that he was disappointed that the Colts only won one Super Bowl in the Peyton Manning...

Broncos Sign Former Manning Teammate

The lure of playing with Peyton Manning has brought former Indianapolis offensive lineman Ryan Lilja out of retirement.  The 32-year old Lilja agreed to a contract with the Denver Broncos.  Terms were not announced. Denver had been looking around for a center since starter Dan Koppen went down with a knee injury that will keep him out of the entire 2013 season.  Manny Ramirez...

Old Guns Tom Brady, Peyton Manning Still NFL's Best Bets

Tom Brady and Peyton are well into the back nines of their respective careers. But the Pigskin Public still expects these Old Guns to lead the most successful teams in football this season.

Joe Flacco, Tom Brady, Eli & Peyton Manning, RG3: Who’s the Best NFL QB today?

What a year we have in prospect and the NFL Superbowl odds reflect how close this season will be. For those of us that like to bet on the NFL it is a minefield to pick out who will make the playoffs, never mind the Super Bowl or be crowned winners! You are able to rate your team’s NFL Super Bowl chances at the sportsbook to help you see how likely they are...

Fantasy: iPhone-friendly cheat sheet for 2013 season

With preseason action upon us, here's an all-encompassing, iPhone-friendly cheat sheet full of August rankings, mock-draft simulations and miscellaneous fantasy prep materials: RANKINGS Top 150 Playmakers Top 32 Quarterbacks (Presumed Starters) Top 50 Running Backs Top 75 Wide Receivers Top 40 Tight Ends MOCK DRAFT SIMULATIONS No. 4 Slot (Standard Scoring) No. 7 Slot (Standard...

Broncos agree to terms with OL Ryan Lilja

Ryan Lilja will step out of retirement to reunite with Peyton Manning. The veteran offensive lineman agreed to terms Wednesday with the Denver Broncos, who are desperate for a starting center following a season ending knee injury to Dan Koppen. Lilja, who turns 32 in October, has quite a bit of familiarity with Manning after playing guard for six seasons in Indianapolis. And while...

Ryan Lilja Comes Out of Retirement, Will Rejoin Peyton Manning in Denver

Ryan Lilja is trading the couch for camp, as the Denver Broncos have wooed the 31-year-old center out of retirement. The Broncos and Lilja, who officially retired from the game after last season, have agreed to a one-year deal, the team announced Wednesday. Center is still a relatively new position for the ninth-year pro, who started primarily at guard until last season, but he...

Broncos trying to lure center Ryan Lilja to Denver

Ryan Lilja and Peyton Manning go way back. They were teammates for six years with the Indianapolis Colts. They won a Super Bowl together in 2006. As of now Lilja is retired a little earlier than most offensive linemen at 31 years old. That's what the last three years with the Kansas City Chiefs will do to a guy. The Broncos though are trying to make Lilja and Manning teammates...

Broncos lure Ryan Lilja out of retirement

As unretired centers go Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning may have preferred Jeff Saturday. But with the center position in shambles and Manning presumably interested in not having whatever warm body installed at the position thrown into the quarterback’s knees he’ll likely settle for Ryan Lilja. The Broncos have announced that Lilja has agreed to terms with the team.
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