Found September 04, 2013 on The Fantasy Fix:
Julius Thomas – TE – Broncos- Photo by: Jeffrey Beall - The NFL is back, and opening night is here!  The season kicks off with defending champions, the Baltimore Ravens, hosting Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos.  Here is a special opening night preview for the game and the fantasy factors for both teams broken down by position. At the end of the piece you’ll see my player to scoop up off of your free agent list as well. Enjoy! Quarterbacks: Joe Flacco may have gotten paid after his big Super Bowl win, but if you want to get paid in your fantasy league, he should not be your QB.  Long story short, Flacco was middle of the pack for fantasy QBs in 2012, finishing 15th in points.  For week one he is projected below Alex Smith in points in most leagues.  He may have won the Lombardi, but Flacco’s track record of year to year inconsistency doesn’t make him a serious viable fantasy quarterback and wont lead you to the promise land to win your league trophy. Peyton Manning is the exact...

Photo: Denver Broncos cheerleader moons America with her butt

This Denver Broncos cheerleader showed off the goods during the opening season game against the Baltimore Ravens, flashing America her butt.

Broncos LB commits boneheaded mistake

It’s the first game of the year and Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan seems to have forgotten that you need to carry the football INTO the end zone for it to count as a touchdown. After making a great play to intercept Joe Flacco in the 4th quarter, Trevathan dropped the football in a premature touchdown celebration.  The ball rolled out of the end zone and resulted in a touchback...

Broncos' LB drops ball yard short of end zone

Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan began his touchdown celebration a little too prematurely after an interception, dropping the ball before he crossed the goal line Thursday night in the opener against Baltimore. Trevathan picked off Joe Flacco's pass early in the fourth quarter and had clear sailing to the end zone. A few yards short, he began his celebration and dropped the...

Photos: Denver Broncos’ 2013 cheerleaders are ready for a Super Bowl run

Check out this photo gallery of the 2013 edition of the Denver Broncos cheerleaders.

Who Ordered The Orange Julius?

Seriously, who?  It wasn’t me, though I do think they’re quite tasty.  This season has started out with a bang for sure but of all the bangs I expected, this wasn’t it.  Julius Thomas led the offensive charge for the Denver Broncos on the opening night of the season for the Denver Broncos, scoring 2 touchdowns on passes of 23 and 24 yards and finished his fantastic night...

Manning throws NFL record 7 TDs as Broncos rout Ravens

Peyton Manning won the Poster War. Manning was hanging in banner form back turned to his enemy pictured in the classic quarterback pose a glove missing from his right passing hand. The other poster controversially hanging outside the stadium that Denver-area taxpayers and Broncos owner Pat Bowlen built was Joe Flacco. He represented the bane of what Denver fans wish for. After...

Wes Welker is Probable

Peyton Manning's new weapon, Wes Welker, is listed as probable for Thursday night's season opener.Fantasy Spin:Welker has been dealing an ankle sprain, but he was always expected to be ready for Week 1 after avoided the dreaded high-ankle sprain.

Why Denver Broncos Will Not Reach Super Bowl XLVIII

The Broncos are a tad overrated.There, I said it. I know I am in the minority and I know I will catch a lot of grief over making that statement. But, I can’t hold it in anymore. Something had to be said.I’m not trying to purposely ruffle feathers or start an argument for the sake of starting one. I just can’t see the mainstream love of this team.Maybe it’s because of Peyton...

Fantasy football: Week 1 predictions, plus “start vs sit” advice

(Via Baltimore Ravens 0-0 vs. Denver Broncos 0-0 After the Baltimore Ravens crushed the Denver Broncos’ Super Bowl dreams with seconds left in last years AFC Championship game, Peyton Manning and his supporting cast will be searching for revenge.  On opening night in Mile High, I expect the high-powered offense of the Broncos to thrive and attack the...

Fantasy Football: Thursday Night Preview

The person, committee, and/or super computer(s) that create the yearly NFL schedule are amazing. Arguably, the most memorable game of last season (other than the Super Bowl) was the Baltimore vs. Denver AFC Divisional playoff matchup. With just over thirty seconds left in the fourth quarter, Joe Flacco tossed a prayer into the air and free safety Rahim Moore made a similar last...

Broncos will try three-headed RB

Montee Ball said there's no such thing as pass protection for running backs in high school. In college he was merely introduced to it. The Denver Broncos' rookie running back has quickly learned that at the NFL level taking on pass rushers is nearly as important as carrying the ball. "My problem is I'm coming from Wisconsin a power school and I had 900 carries...

Cadence Call: Baltimore Ravens at Denver Broncos Week 1 game preview

Welcome to Cadence Call, your weekly game preview where I give you a bootleg breakdown for each team in the AFC East & AFC North divisions.  It is going to be an incredible season.  So sit back, chill, light that Oliva Series V, grab your favorite libation and enjoy the game.  First up, the defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens take on the Denver Broncos. Baltimore...

NFL Season Preview: Who Will Hoist the Lombardi Trophy in New York?

It’s finally here. Game day. The NFL season kicks off tonight with the Denver Broncos hosting last year’s Super Bowl champions, the Baltimore Ravens. What better time than to cast a gaze forward into February to see who might be hoisting the Lombardi Trophy after Super Bowl XLVIII? The Rams 101 has assembled their predictions for the winners of each division, wild card teams...

Made for TV …the NFL

Lights, action, cameras …roll’em it is the start of the NFL football season and it’s partner …TV could not be happier. Yes TV and the NFL are partners in the business sense of the word. NFL ratings are the highest that TV gets esecially prime time and of course the SuperBowl. Thursday night started the NFL regular season with it opening game in Denver with Peyton Manning...
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