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After overwhelming another overmatched division rival, Peyton Manning and the streaking Denver Broncos can turn their attention to much more meaningful opponents.
Manning threw for 310 yards and had his 30th touchdown pass of the season on the game's opening drive to help the Broncos roll to their eighth straight victory, 26-13 over the Oakland Raiders on Thursday night.
Knowshon Moreno ran for 119 yards and a score on a career-high 32 carries, and Matt Prater kicked four field goals to help the Broncos (10-3) move a half-game ahead of New England and Baltimore for the second-best record in the AFC. Denver visits Baltimore next week in a game that will help decide who gets a first-round playoff bye.
Carson Palmer threw one interception that thwarted a possible scoring chance for the Raiders (3-10) and lost a fumble that set up a touchdown for the Broncos as Oakland lost its sixth straight game. This is the team's longest skid since also losing six in a row in 2007.
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Six more divisional rematches as we get ready for the final four weeks of the regular season. With four playoff spots secure, the race is on.
Denver Bronco’s QB Peyton Manning is having a great 2012 season so far. As of this writing he has led the Broncos to the AFC West title and has completed 330 of 483, 3812 yards, and 30 touchdowns, with only 10 interceptions. While this kind of season was pretty ordinary during his days in Indianapolis, [...]
Denver controlled the game but settled for four field goals on its way to a 26-13 victory in Oakland Thursday night. Peyton Manning did not have his "MVP moment" but nor did he need one: the Broncos may be the most complete team in football.
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning told Kurt Warner in an interview that aired before Thursday night's Broncos game in Oakland that playing in the Super Bowl in his hometown has crossed his mind.
"Yeah I guess you think about it, you know, sometimes," Manning said. "New Orleans has been a special place for my family and for brother, Cooper, who lives there...
Fingers in the remote control. Switch from Thursday Night Football imminent.
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The marketing trolls at the NFL Network are working overtime to promote tonight's Thursday Night Football contest between the Denver Broncos and the Oakland Raiders.
This stinker will interest only...
(Author's note: I came up with the general theme and "Stop it." idea halfway through writing this. Hence why it seems a bit disorganized. Still in better shape than the Bills, I think.)
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