Found October 28, 2012 on Football Nation:
Despite only being 3-3 the Denver Broncos are the best team in the AFC and should be the favorites to represent the conference in the Super Bowl.The Broncos have played the toughest schedule in the NFL this season but their final 10 games rank as the easiest in the league.Peyton Manning has been what Denver expected and more. He has elevated the play of the entire offense and is putting the skill players in positions to make plays.The main beneficiaries of having Manning at quarterback are wide receivers Demaryius Thomas and Eric Decker.Thomas already has as many catches through six games as he did in all of 2011. Decker is on pace to eclipse his career bests in catches and receiving yards.Although Denver averages only 3.6 yard per carry, Willis McGahee has done a nice job of making giving the Broncos a threat. Denver was trailing a lot in their first six games so they were forced to throw the ball to come back. Over their final 10 games they play five teams in the bottom 10 in the ...
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