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The Broncos lost 27-21 to the Atlanta Falcons on Monday night and turned the ball over four times in the first quarter, including three interceptions thrown by Peyton Manning on the Broncos' first three drives. It was an uneven game for Manning, which put the Broncos in a deep hole that they could never fully recover from to win the game. The Broncos would have a late rally as the game came to a close, coming just short of fulfilling their comeback when Julio Jones caught a crossing route pattern on a third-and-five conversion to give the Falcons a first down and the game as the game approached the two-minute-warning. As a Broncos fan, it was a frustrating night, as the team turned the ball over one too many times and committed 10 penalties for 97 yards, as the offensive line and receivers consistently committed false start penalties amidst the crowd noise at the Georgia Dome. As a Broncos fan, you may be asking yourself, "What positives are there to garner from this lo...

Michael Turner the next T.J. Duckett?

Is Michael Turner the next T.J. Duckett?Remember T.J. Duckett? He was a big running back with blistering speed that ran like a bulldozer through many NFL defenses. He was sturdy and he was stable and fans of the Atlanta Falcons loved him. Somehow Duckett disappeared for two reasons: Warrick Dunn and Michael Vick. Duckett, who is 31 now, spent much of his time splitting carries...

Peyton Manning addresses arm strength with quote popularized by Popeye (vid)

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning said that players in Denver Broncos offense are still in the process of getting to know each other and “all continue to learn” as he discussed the substandard offensive output — at least for an offense led by him — during Sunday night’s loss to the Atlanta Falcons. Discussing a [...]

Moore helps Falcons secondary make a big statement

Falcons safety William Moore is off to a great start this season. He has stepped forward to be the enforcer the Falcons' much-maligned secondary has been looking for under head coach Mike Smith. He set the tone against the Peyton Manning and the Broncos and will be called on to do the same against Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers. In addition to the tone-setting...

Why Peyton Manning Is So Good For The NFL

When word got out last year that Peyton Manning was not going to play in 2011, I for one was devastated.  I'm not a Colts fan just a huge NFL fan that knew I would miss the man, if for anything, his pure passion and knowledge of the game.I'm not going to throw a bunch of stats or anything to really make you think in this article, anyone who is a football fan knows, his stats...

Watt wants to sack Peyton Manning

Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has one thing in particular he wants to accomplish when facing the Broncos on Sunday: I want to have No. 18 on my sack list."

Atlanta Falcons at San Diego Chargers: Ryan Will Outduel Rivers

This Sunday the Atlanta Falcons will travel to San Diego to face the San Diego Chargers.Both teams are 2-0 and are led by two premier quarterbacks in Matt Ryan and Philip Rivers. Both teams stand alone atop of the respective divisions and will look to add to their leads and go to 3-0 with a victory on Sunday.The Falcons are looking to build off their Monday night win against the...

Manning will still challenge Texans defense

HOUSTON Wade Phillips took a preemptive strike at the "Peyton Manning is finished" angle Thursday. "I know it's going to be asked so I'm going to go ahead and make my statement," the Houston Texans defensive coordinator said. "Peyton Manning looks like the same guy he's always been." No sense poking the bear, even if it does have a neck...

Falcons Players Trash Former Coordinator

There were rumors early in the offseason that Atlanta coordinators Mike Mularkey and Brian VanGorder were told to start looking for employment outside of the Falcons organization around the end of the season.  Baseless or not, the rumors started spreading after the much hated New Orleans Saints came to Atlanta on Monday night and drubbed us 45-16.  Brian VanGorder either planned...

The Blitz: Previewing Falcons/Chargers

This week on the Blitz I bring you my Atlanta Falcons vs San Diego Chargers preview. The Falcons head on the road this week to face a playoff hopeful Chargers squad. Both teams are 2-0, and neither team has shown too many signs of weakness. The Chargers really haven’t played anyone of note, while Atlanta notched a solid win a few days ago against the Broncos. All signs point...
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