Found November 08, 2012 on
Jack Del Rio
New York Giants
If you strictly look at records going into the matchup between the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers in Week 10 of the NFL season, this looks like an incredible mismatch between a 5–3 record versus 2–6. As with many situations in football, however, the numbers don’t even begin to tell the story.Carolina has been one of the most snake bitten teams in the 2012 season, as they’ve come out on the short end in many of their losses. Outside of the blowout loss to the New York Giants in Week 3, the Panthers' five other losses have been by six points or less. Suffice to say, they’ve been competitive in most of their games despite a bit of a sophomore slump from their do-everything quarterback Cam Newton. They’ve been done in by unfortunate mistakes at key points or their opponents making a huge play when necessary to win, and that combination can usually spell doom for a young team trying to find themselves. Carolina did show some fight in their last game defeating Washington 21-13 i...
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The good news for Denver’s offensive line is that the injury sustained by guard Chris Kuper on Sunday is not as bad as it could have been. The bad news is that he’ll likely miss a month of football due to a severely sprained left ankle.
This is not the first time Kuper has had ankle woes, as a dislocated left ankle abruptly ended his 2011 season in January, causing him to miss...
The Denver Broncos on Friday released their injury report for Sunday’s Week 10 match-up against Carolina. Offensive guard Chris Kuper (ankle) and cornerback Tracy Porter (illness) were the only players ruled out for the game.
Full injury report provided courtesy of the team below —
The NFL has finished with their investigations on the alleged use of the illegal sticky substance in the Monday Night game against the Denver Broncos on Oct. 15.
However they were fined $20,000 for not providing the towels when asked and failing to cooperate with NFL officials.
Statement from the NFL on the investigation.
"Following a review of the San Diego Chargers...
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The Broncos sit at 5-3 and rank 2nd in yards per play differential and 9th in rate of sustaining drives differential with momentum on their side and they’ve done this despite one of the toughest schedules in the league thus far. From this point on, they have one of the league’s easiest schedules, with games against Tampa Bay, Carolina, San Diego...
A North Carolina High School football player was ejected from a state playoff game last Friday night after imitating NFL quarterback Cam Newtons Superman celebrating following a touchdown.
Jalan McClendon of West Mecklenburg High School was ejected from his teams 45-10 victory over Hough High after he pretended to rip off his jersey from its chest after scoring a touchdown, mimicking...
The NFL's Carolina Panthers have announced that Ernie Accorsi will serve as a consultant during their search for a new general manager.
Accorsi, 71, has been the GM for the Cleveland Browns and New York Giants and has served as a consultant to other NFL teams in their search for general managers. He serves as chairman of the NFL's General Manager Committee.
Since thriving last year as a member of the Denver Broncos, polarizing quarterback Tim Tebow has added more than a dozen pounds of muscle mass to his already imposing frame. Tebow, the winner of the 2007 Heisman Trophy who led … Continue reading →
The Carolina Panthers have turned to longtime front-office executive Ernie Accorsi to assist in the team's pursuit of a new general manager. Accorsi, 71, will begin serving immediately as a consultant to help the Panthers find a replacement for Marty Hurney, The Charlotte Observer reported Friday. "I have a very high regard for Mr. Richardson and look forward to providing...
Even the greatest quarterbacks can’t overcome bad teams, especially not in their rookie year. It’s something that I have always believed and will continue to believe until forever. Look at Peyton Manning, one of the most prolific passers of our time, and a number one overall draft pick. He came into a team that was legitimately terrible in 1998, and the Colts were capable of...