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The Denver Broncos juggernaut of a season continued with a 34-12 win over the Cleveland Browns at Mile-Hi Stadium. With periodic success in all three facets of the game and having yet to play a complete game, the Broncos are primed for the playoffs.
But will this team look the same in 2013? The answer to that is a resounding, “No!” You can be certain that there will be some major changes made. And those major changes will, most likely, include the coaching staff.
There are numerous teams who will be looking for new head coaches next year. The list includes the Philadelphia Eagles where Andy Reid has worn out his welcome with some very questionable coaching moves.… Read more
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When the Broncos (12-3) take on the Chiefs (2-13) this weekend, rookie quarterback Brock Osweiler may see the field—if the game is a blowout.
The Broncos have a playoff berth wrapped up but they won’t be resting any of their starters because playoff seeding is still on the line. If the Broncos win and Houston falls to Indianapolis, Denver will be the No. 1 seed in the AFC....
The Broncos and Manning are putting together an amazing season.
Here are my Power Rankings and a quick note about each team.
1) San Francisco - Don't panic, Seattle doesn't lose at home.
2) Texans - They are solid on both sides of the ball.
3) Patriots - Suspect defense keep them from the top spot.
4) Denver - On the rise, are they a Super Bowl sleeper?
On Wednesday, the NFL announced the Denver Broncos‘ 2013 opponents. They are as follows:
Not bad. The Broncos could easily go 8-0 at home; traveling will be tougher. Dish out your thoughts...
Broncos: Champ Bailey and Peyton Manning each were voted to their 12th Pro Bowl, per sources. Pro Bowl teams announced at 7 ET. #NFL32
— Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) December 26, 2012
The complete Pro Bowl rosters will be announced tonight on NFL Network. Expect at least two more Broncos to be voted in.
The 2011 NFL Draft has been all about the pass rusher. Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith and Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt could finish first, second and third for defensive player of the year.
Miller the No. 2 pick in the 2011 NFL Draft told Lindsay Jones of USA TODAY that he and fellow defensive rookies drafted that...
Outside linebacker Von Miller is about to be voted into his second consecutive Pro Bowl. (Perry Knotts/NFL)
Tonight on NFL Network (5 MT), the 2013 Pro Bowl rosters will be announced on a special edition of “NFL Total Access” that will be dragged out far longer than necessary.
Nevertheless, the show, or at least the results, will be interesting to see. Broncos quarterback...
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On Wednesday, the Denver Broncos returned to the practice field in preparation for this week’s game against Kansas City—in 30° weather.
The Broncos were toughing it out in the cold today, with many players wearing sweatpants. Last week, quarterback Peyton Manning wore a glove on his right throwing hand, but not necessarily because...
(AP Photo/Steven Senne)
Before the 2012 season started, the Broncos tried to negotiate a contract extension with Pro Bowl left tackle Ryan Clady. The talks ultimately stalled and the team decided to put off negotiations until 2013.
Since then, Clady has started in all fifteen games and has just one false start penalty and one sack allowed, helping to keep quarterback Peyton Manning...
Rarely one to talk publicly about the big picture or much beyond winning the next game, Denver coach John Fox weighed in on the interesting race for Most Valuable Player.
That race could come down to Peyton Manning of the Broncos vs. old rival Tom Brady of the Patriots and Adrian Peterson of the Vikings.
''Obviously, I'm going to be a little biased,'' Fox said...
Earlier today, the Broncos‘ 2013 opponents were announced by the team’s official website.
Among Denver’s home opponents are the Jacksonville Jaguars, which is significant considering that Jets backup quarterback Tim Tebow is expected to land in Florida this offseason.
Tebow was traded out of Denver when the team brought in veteran Peyton Manning during the 2012 offseason...
DENVER -- Even with the Denver Broncos steamrolling into the playoffs behind his play, Peyton Manning can't bring himself to say he's all the way back from the neck injury that sidelined him during his final season in Indianapolis. Manning threw three touchdown passes, including two to Eric Decker, and the Broncos overwhelmed the Cleveland Browns 34-12 Sunday for their...
The Denver Broncos have Manning and Champ, but their AFC dominance begins with Von, Clady and Koppen in the trenches.
DENVER -- Peyton Manning threw three touchdown passes, including two to Eric Decker, and the Denver Broncos kept rolling by beating the Cleveland Browns 34-12 Sunday for their 10th consecutive victory. The Broncos (12-3) matched the second longest win streak in team history -- they also won 10 in a row in 1984. They can wrap up the No. 2 playoff seed and first-round bye that goes...
Week 16 featured a matchup between two teams that were going in entirely different directions. The host Denver Broncos had won their eleventh game of the year on the road against a tough Baltimore Ravens team in week 15, had clinched the AFC West title weeks ago, and now found themselves in a race to nab one of the top two playoff seeds in the AFC. With the Houston Texans recent...
While the AFC's other top teams have stumbled recently, the Denver Broncos look to keep rolling into the postseason.
By earning an 11th straight victory in Sunday's regular-season finale, the Broncos can wrap up a first-round bye in the AFC playoffs and ensure the visiting Kansas City Chiefs land the No. 1 pick in the 2013 NFL draft.
After passing New England for the No...