Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/19/12
Denver had a late second half rally to get with in a one possession game, but at the end of the game, the unspeakable, horrendous, first half play of the Broncos was too much for Manning and the team to overcome.  As always, when the day is over we have to have a winner and a loser and yes, a hero and a zero.Let’s start with the zero today.  It would be easiest to point the finger at the obvious play and first half turnovers by Manning and the Broncos, but someone else was behind the zero factor last night: Coach John Fox. The confusion of delayed calls seemed to be the early diagnosis, but it was clear the Coach Fox was not going to let the refs have a break last night and if anyone from the Falcons had plan on messing with his game plan, their plans can be shelved for next time.  Coach Fox could not get passed the refs, blowing his challenges for the whole game before we could even get to the first half 2 minute warning. It was clear the coach was shaken and he wasn’t getting pass...
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