Found December 20, 2012 on
Pro Sports Daily:
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has received the most Pro Bowl votes from fans on NFL.com, the league announced Thursday. Manning, who has 31 touchdown passes and has thrown for 4,016 yards for the AFC West champions, collected 993,045 votes. Fan balloting ended Dec. 17. Players and coaches, who will combine with fan voting to determine the Pro Bowl teams, will cast ballots Thursday and Friday. The Pro Bowl teams will be announced the day after Christmas. New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was second to Manning with 908,099 votes, followed by Houston Texans running back Arian Foster, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson and Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. The Pro Bowl is scheduled to be played at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu on Jan. 27, 2013.
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Why do I get certain emails, like this one, from certain emailers a couple days before Christmas? Because we’re a sports blog that covers things that ESPN won’t touch. It’s been that way since day one way back in 2007. However, this is a first.
Emailer Derek B. writes:
I have some pictures of the guy with Eli and Peyton Manning tattooed on his ass with Samwell Morgan of What...
Let me be the first one to tell you that as much as I try and keep up, I’m not usually a trendy person. If you took a look at my CD collection, you wouldn’t notice many new artists. In fact, me saying I have a CD collection already proves just how untrendy I am. Get with the digital world, Sky! Well, there are certain trends I do pay attention to and it’s how players...
The Vegas oddsmakers have spoken and a 49ers-Patriots Super Bowl seems to be the most likely scenario for XLVII.
The Indianapolis Colts don't want to let another chance to wrap up a playoff spot slip away.
Indy (9-5) can earn its first playoff berth of the post-Peyton Manning era with a win Sunday at Kansas City or a Steelers loss to Cincinnati. The Colts want to take care of business themselves after a sub-par performance at Houston.
The Colts are 8-3 since Bruce Arians took over as...
(Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos.) By ARNIE STAPLETON AP Pro Football Writer Eric Decker was the first of Peyton Manning's workout buddies, sneaking onto high school football fields in the spring to work on his rhythm and rapport with his new quarterback.
The sessions helped Manning regain his arm strength and rediscover his old form after a series of neck operations that sidelined...
Fan voting for the Pro Bowl has ended and the results are in. Peyton Manning leads all players with 993,045 votes.
Manning beat out Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (908,099), who was followed by Texansrunning back Arian Foster (829,591), Vikings running back Adrian Peterson (828,225) andPackers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (777,827).
Rounding out the top 10 are Redskins quarterback R...
HO HO HO! Merry Christmas everybody. This is the season for football, and what a marvelous season it has been so far. We have seen many things this 2012 season.It started with Bounty Gate and replacement refs, to field goals and touchdowns that weren't, to quarterback controversies, to the return of Peyton Manning and Adrian Peterson (who both are top contenders for MVP and Comeback...
Peyton Manning once ripped his ‘idiot kicker’ on national television and I don’t recall him apologizing to the Colts’ organization over it. He also ripped his offensive line a couple of times following tough losses and while he apologized to them privately, he did not do so publicly to them or his organization.
Broncos’ legend John Elway used to tear into his receivers...
The NFL regular season is coming to a close and I wanted to post who I think deserves to win some the awards this year in the NFL. I would love to hear your thoughts and see who you think should take home some of the NFL trophies for the 2012 season.
MVP: Peyton Manning – Denver Broncos
Tom Brady, Aaron Rogers, and Adrian Peterson are all quality candidates, but Manning proved...
BEREA, Ohio (AP) -- Preparing to play Peyton Manning was challenging enough for the Cleveland Browns even before losing three more starters.
Coach Pat Shurmur said Friday that wide receiver Mohamed Massaquoi, tight end Jordan Cameron and defensive back Tashaun Gipson will not travel to Denver to play the Broncos (11-3).
With playoff hopes dashed and a losing season assured, the Browns...
Enough of this end of the world nonsense.
Roll toothbrush – Throw The Flag
Johnny Manziel sits courtside for Heat-Mavs game; TNT discusses NCAA violations – Die Hard Sport
Eli Manning asked Peyton Manning for advice on playing the Ravens – Larry Brown Sports
Jerry Seinfeld Intends to Die Standing Up – NY Times
NSFW Burn em – The Chive
This Young Man Already...
(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated.) By ARNIE STAPLETON AP Pro Football Writer The best spies in the NFL these days aren't behind enemy lines but on the quarterback's own side of the ball.
Every game, two of his interior offensive linemen are miked up for network TV, bringing the sounds of the game to millions of viewers - and future opponents - who hear the quarterback'...