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In as little as two months, sports geeks around the country will begin to assemble for the annual ritual that has become the sports equivalent of Dungeons and Dragons: The Fantasy Football Draft. Some people like to stick with what they know, drafting a bunch of guys from their team or division. Others, like me, [...]
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When Eli Manning said he was going to host NBC's Saturday Night Live, critics were quick to compare him to his older brother Peyton Manning, as usual. After all, Peyton had done an excellent job on SNL, and has appeared in several entertaining commercials. However, it seems Eli's performance may have outdone Peyton's for one organization. Employees at EA Sports, creators...
NC State legend Philip Rivers spoke with the university about his time in Raleigh when he was on campus last week to give the commencement address at graduation.
Anyone who has ever played a sport knows that you must have confidence. Sometimes one can be too confident in his/her or their teams ability. So do you think Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Brandon Flowers is overconfident by thinking that the Chiefs will win the AFC West and that Peyton Manning is nothing to worry about? Maybe. That'll all get played out on the field.
With the addition of quarterback Peyton Manning to the Denver Broncos, Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Brandon Flowers has made it clear that they’re not worried about facing off against Manning twice a year in the AFC West.
“We’ve got the mindset we’re going to win the AFC West,” Flowers said. “Peyton Manning, he’s a quarterback that everyone wants to have...
Though Carson Palmer won’t let on one way or the other that he is completely satisfied with the targets he has with the Oakland Raiders, and he is somewhat intimating who might be of help. Palmer invited Terrell Owens to a workout he had with his current pass catchers, and gave a glowing review of [...]
John Elway says he had to ''sacrifice the short term for the long term'' when he used a second-round pick on Arizona State quarterback Brock Osweiler rather than drafting a player who could help Peyton Manning right away.
The boss of the Denver Broncos was joined by coach John Fox in an hour-long conference call with 6,000 season ticket holders Tuesday.
Oakland Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer and wide receivers Darrius Heyward-Bey, David Ausberry and Eddie McGee all spent time working out in California with veteran receiver Terrell Owens this offseason.
“It was great for them,” Palmer said of his young teammates. “It was our fourth or fifth day in a row of throwing and they were tired and sore and for them...
Part 1 can be found here: http://www.footballnation.com/content/1998-peyton-manning-vs-2012-andrew-luck-part-1/14460/
Part 2 can be found here: http://www.footballnation.com/content/1998-peyton-manning-vs-2012-andrew-luck-part-2/14607/
This is part 3 of a 4 part series titled “1998 Manning versus 2012 Luck.”
In 1998, everyone in the old AFC East made the playoffs, except...
The Oakland Raiders are finally getting a chance to see what their offense can look like with both Carson Palmer and Darren McFadden on the field.
The two stars never got a chance to play together last season with McFadden being sidelined by a season-ending foot injury earlier in the same game that Palmer made his Raiders debut.
With McFadden finally recovered and at full speed...
One of the trademarks of this here average at best blog is that I tend to wait a few days and then attack a story that has already been beaten to a bloody pulp. That kind of quality “journalism” is never going to stop which is why I would like to spend today talking about Peyton Manning being traded to Denver. Just kidding, of course, let’s go back to that story about the Naptown...
Recent history has shown successful NFL teams have two things in common: a quarterback that refuses to turn the ball over and a defense that forces turnovers. The past Super Bowl champion quarterbacks have featured Eli Manning, Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady, Ben Roethlisberger, Drew Brees and Peyton Manning, all future Hall of Famers. The Baltimore Ravens, Houston Texans and New York...
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Nunnely Retires | DenverBroncos.com
Defensive Line Coach Wayne Nunnely, after 36 years coaching football, is retiring.
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Wayne Nunnely was at a point in life where he had to choose. Job or family? Nunnely...