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With the Philadelphia Eagles already on his mind Denver Broncos coach John Fox played rock to scissors paper to rock in dispelling the idea his team's running backs decided who would get a touchdown carry Monday night by playing a game on the sideline.
Following the Broncos' 37-21 victory over the Raiders several of the Broncos players referenced running backs Ronnie Hillman Knowshon Moreno and Montee Ball having played rock paper scissors just before Hillman's 1-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter.
Hillman said following the game that the running backs "were just having fun.''
But roughly 15 hours after the Broncos had finished Monday's game Fox was not so jovial about the whole thing.
"That's just stuff for people who like to get on TV and have something to talk about'' Fox said Tuesday afternoon.
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The Oakland Raiders are not very good this year. The Denver Broncos – well, they’re. So when the two teams faced off on Monday Night Football there was little doubt about the outcome of the game. However, there has been some doubt created as to how the team got there.
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As the officials deliberated if Hillman had crossed the goal line after a 13-yard gain, Hillman, Moreno and Ball decided to play rock-paper...
The Denver Broncos are going to have plenty of touchdowns to go around this season, but if there’s one group that’s going to miss out, it’s likely the running backs. Peyton Manning has 12 touchdowns through three games this season, and all his connections mean the rush may not get as many chances.
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For fantasy football owners of Knowshon Moreno and Montee Ball you lost points because your running backs aren’t good at Rock-Paper-Scissors. During the 4th quarter of Denver rout of the Oakland Raiders it was Broncos RB Ronnie Hillman who scored a chippie touchdown and it was all because he won a child’s game.
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As the officials deliberated if Hillman had crossed...
The Denver Broncos put a whipping on the Oakland Raiders on Monday.
Peyton Manning picked apart the Raiders defense from start to finish and the outcome of the game was never really in question.
So, it should come as no surprise that the Broncos running backs, Ronnie Hillman, Knowshon Moreno, and Montee Ball, relegated themselves to a game of "rock, paper, scissors"...
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