Found December 21, 2013 on Sports Injury Alert:
The Denver Broncos have been without cornerback Champ Bailey for nearly the entire season. Bailey announced on Friday that he is ready to go for the Broncos' upcoming game vs the Houston Texans. Bailey first injured his left foot during a preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks on August 17.  This resulted him in not starting the season and kept him sidelined until the Broncos' October 13th win against the Jacksonville Jaguars. The following Sunday, Bailey re-injured the same foot in a 39-33 loss to the Indianapolis Colts. Returning to the field on December 1st vs the Chiefs and again had to the leave the first half due to the same foot being re-inured.  The explosive cornerback has not returned to the field since that game. After being on the field only three times this season, Bailey is more than ready to resume his position for the Broncos' secondary.  “I do feel like I do still have my speed and quickness — I have to in order to be able to play out there,” Bailey...

Peyton Manning on TD record: 'It's a team accomplishment'

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning regained his NFL record for touchdown passes with 51 when he threw for 400 yards and four touchdowns to give Denver its third straight AFC West title. “I really feel like it’s a team accomplishment – certainly an offensive accomplishment,” said Manning. “A lot of people played roles in this. I think it’s a unique thing and a neat thing...

Peyton Manning was worried about getting record-setting ball back from Julius Thomas (VIDEO)

Peyton Manning reclaimed the record for throwing the most touchdown passes in an NFL season on Sunday. The Bronco quarterback's fourth touchdown toss— in an AFC West-clinching win against the Texans— a 25-yard completion to tight end Julius Thomas with 4:28 left in the game, gave Manning 51 touchdowns for the season.At the post-game presser, the humble Manning said his record...

Peyton Manning owns the single season touchdown record with 51 after today’s huge win

Today Peyton Manning broke the NFL record for touchdown passes in a season and the Denver Broncos own the AFC West title. Manning regained his record with 51 when he threw for 400 yards and four touchdowns, including three in the fourth quarter. He surpassed the 50 TD passes Tom Brady threw in 2007 and […]

Eric Decker Dazzles vs. Texans

Denver Broncos receiver Eric Decker saw a season-high 17 targets and had 10 catches for 131 yards and two touchdowns.Fantasy Spin:Decker has accumulated 464 receiving yards and seven touchdowns on 28 catches over his last four games. He'll head into the final week with 83 catches, 1,261 yards and 10 touchdowns.

Peyton Manning Breaks Touchdown Record: Becomes Greatest Quarterback Ever?

Are we witnessing the greatest season ever by a quarterback in the NFL? With 4 more passing scores today versus the hapless Houston Texans, Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos has thrown for 51 touchdown passes this season, surpassing Tom Brady‘s mark of 50 set in 2007. Manning actually regained his record, which he held in 2004 with 49. With one game left to play this season...

5 things to know after Manning breaks record

Peyton Manning never dreamed he'd throw an NFL record 51 touchdowns just two years removed from neck surgeries that threatened to end his career. Manning reflected on his remarkable comeback soon after regaining the NFL record for touchdown passes in a season in Denver's 37-13 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday that gave the Broncos their third straight AFC West title...

Broncos' Wes Welker expected to miss final two games

Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker has been trying to recover from a concussion that he suffered December 8th against the Titans. It was Welker's second concussion in three weeks and now the Broncos are being very cautious with the injury. According to Chris Mortensen and Jeff Legwold of ESPN Wes Welker is expected to miss the final two games of the season. THIS JUST IN...

Trindon Holliday knows returning kicks for Broncos comes with big hits

Trindon Holliday isn't so much in a return slump as he is running between grooves. "We've been overdue," Holliday said at his locker Friday. "Special teams have been overdue for a big play. Hopefully we get a chance to break one." After exploding for six touchdown returns in a 13-game stretch for the Broncos from the middle of last season to early this...

Report - Wes Welker to miss rest of season

Wes Welker, after suffering his second concussion of the season against Tennessee on December 8th, might sit out the rest of the Broncos receiver Wes Welker is expected to be held out of the team's final two regular-season games as he recovers from two concussions in a span of three weeks.Denver might be acting cautiously by keeping him out for the rest...

Peyton Manning breaks single season touchdown record (GIF)

Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning threw four touchdown passes in Sunday’s win over the Houston Texans.  Manning’s 51st touchdown on the season broke Tom Brady’s record of 50 touchdowns that was set in 2007. The Broncos are also 17 points shy of breaking the New England Patriots single season point score record also set in 2007. The Broncos are 12-3 on the season, a win next...

Broncos Wes Welker likely out until playoffs

Denver Broncos receiver Wes Welker is expected to be held out of the team's final two regular-season games as he recovers from two concussions in a span of three weeks. Welker resumed light physical activity Thursday. On Friday, he will be formally ruled out of the Broncos' game Sunday against the Houston Texans, according to a team source. League and team sources also...

Julius Thomas Collects 12th TD of Season

Broncos tight end Julius Thomas caught his 12th touchdown of the season Sunday against the Texans. He finished with 78 yards on six catches.Fantasy Spin:Thomas has caught at least one touchdown in 10 of the 13 games he has played this season. His touchdown Sunday was Peyton Manning's 51st of the season, breaking Tom Brady's record.

Broncos bounce Houston, clinch AFC West as Manning sets NFL record

Gather around the water cooler. Lean forward on the bar stools. Fire up Twitter and Facebook. Is Peyton Manning the greatest quarterback who has ever played? He just may have put together the greatest regular season a quarterback has ever had after he broke Tom Brady's single-season touchdown passing record Sunday while leading the Broncos to a 37-13 victory against the spunky...

Peyton Manning breaks record with 51st touchdown pass (GIF)

Peyton Manning on Sunday broke Tom Brady’s record for most touchdown passes in a season by throwing his 51st TD pass of 2013. Manning’s touchdown pass was a perfect 25-yard strike to Julius Thomas in the end zone to extend the Denver Broncos’ lead to 37-13 over the Houston Texans. The touchdown pass was Manning’s […]

Column: Another 'statement' game from Manning

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By JIM LITKE AP Sports Columnist In a league where hype is the order of the day, there's never any shortage of ''statement'' games. And because of its spot late in the NFL calendar, Week 16 offered more than most. A baker's dozen worth of teams had the chance to have some say about their playoff positions. The Saints had to prove they...
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