Found September 19, 2012 on The Football Fan Spot:
Last week: 9 (-1) Record: 1-1 I have a feeling the Broncos are going to be one of those teams with big home/road disparities in their records this season. They have a huge advantage at home, running the no huddle against defenses not used to playing in the thin air, but on the road, not only do they not have that advantage, but in noisy atmospheres like Atlanta last week, it’s tough to communication your signals on audibles at the line. Expect something like 7-1 or 8-0 at home and 3-5 or 4-4 on the road. The biggest test to their home dominance might come this week as they head home to face Houston. Studs RT Orlando Franklin: Allowed 1 quarterback hit on 45 pass block snaps, 1 penalty, run blocked for 50 yards on 5 carries RB Willis McGahee: 113 yards (63 after contact) and 2 touchdowns on 22 carries, allowed 1 quarterback hurry on 5 pass block snaps, 2 catches for 11 yards on 2 targets CB Champ Bailey: Allowed 1 completion for 16 yards on 2 attempts, 2 solo tackles, 2 assists ROLB ...
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