Found October 03, 2012 on
New England Patriots
New Orleans Saints
It's the Christmas of the NFL regular season. Tom Brady and Peyton Manning square off once more in the battle of the two Quarterbacking giants of the 21st century. Although the game will take place in... let's say... unfamiliar circumstances, this will be a big one. The New England Patriots and the Denver Broncos will both be in play-off contention come the end of the season, and this might be key to seeding.But of course, there's just one question: Who's better: Tom "Terrific" Brady or Peyton "Mastermind" Manning?Let's start with the visitor to Gillette Stadium. Well, 4 league MVP awards isn't a bad start. Even the most loyal of Patriot fans must give Manning some respect. This guy is the smartest QB to play the game. He's basically the offensive coordinator out there (and Drew Brees is currently showing us how hard that is), and he can pick apart a defense as easy as cutting up a pie. Coming off neck surgery, there's a lack of f...
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My NFL predictions for week 5 include rivalry games and upsets. The week began Thursday night with the St. Louis Rams for knocking the Arizona Cardinals out of the ranks of the undefeated. Now is the time when we will begin to really see which teams are contenders…and which are pretenders. The tone has been set…these teams are who we thought they were…to quote former Arizona...
Tom Brady was Tom Brady on Sunday. That's enough to be named AFC Offensive Player of the Week. Brady's big performance against the Bills on Sunday netted him the honor for the 21st time, which ties Peyton Manning's mark for the most Player of the Week awards earned by a player since the accolade was instituted in 1984. Brady was in vintage form while dominating Buffalo...
When Peyton Manning returned from multiple neck surgeries this season, we didn't know what to expect from the All Pro signal caller. It's been a mixed bag so far in 2012. Manning has looked like his old self at times this season. He had great games against Pittsburgh and Oakland, picking back up where he left off with his no huddle, high-speed offense. Manning has also struggled...
Tom Brady and Peyton Manning meet on the field for the 13th time Sunday in Foxboro.
We all know this weekend is about Tom Brady vs. Peyton Manning, no matter what each quarterback tells you. But for one second, let’s indulge their insistent “it’s Patriots vs. Broncos” remarks and look at how the Patriots vs. Broncos fare in the eyes of Football Outsiders‘ smarter stats...
A rivalry is about to be renewed in the NFL as Tom Brady faces Peyton Manning for the first time as the signal caller for the Denver Broncos. It's always difficult to make bold predictions when these two first ballot Hall of Fame quarterbacks meet, but let's take a look at three big, bad bold predictions for the Sunday afternoon match up at Gillette Stadium.Bold Prediction...
Peyton Manning has been known as a hard worker his entire NFL career, and Vince Wilfork understands how much work the four-time MVP puts in. Just like his own quarterback, Tom Brady. That's why Wilfork and the Patriots' defense are studying up as much as ever this week, as they prepare for Manning and the Broncos to visit Gillette Stadium on Sunday. "Once again it'...
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See, Peyton Manning wasn’t done. He just needed to face the Raiders. After 3 less than stellar performances in his first 3 games against tough defenses (Pittsburgh, Atlanta, Houston), Manning exploded for 338 yards and 3 touchdowns on 30 of 38 passing against the Raiders’ lowly defense. He’s not the player he once was, but he’s still pretty good...
When Denver travels to New England this Sunday, will it be a match up between the Broncos and Patriots or a battle of Brady and Manning? Well it's both in a big early season game for both teams. They both sit at 2 - 2 and believe me, neither quarterback wants to fall under .500 and fall back in their respective divisions. But let's get real! The intrigue of this game...
Sad news in advance of the New England Patriots' highly anticipated show-down against Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos this weekend, Tom Brady and his family suffered a big loss this week: Gisele's 15-year-old Yorkshire terrier, Vida.
Gisele Bundchen posted this message on Facebook to her fans: "Let’s never take for granted the unconditional love that our...
Sorry for the absence the last few weeks. The combination of touring (yes, I’m in a couple of bands, The Twin Cats and Cosby Sweater) and moving sort of got the best of me.
So let’s get right to it. Here are some players you will definitely start, and some others you will definitely want to sit, for Week 5 of the fantasy football season.
Suddenly, BenJarvus Green-Ellis has fumblitis...
Broncos 37, Raiders 6 — you know what a victory means, fellas. Give out your BT Game Balls!
I have been hard on Eric Decker basically since he has been a rookie. Whether it was that he was a better punt/kick returner than receiver or that he was only good to catch every third pass that came his way. When I say pictures of him last off-season hanging out with Kyle...