Originally posted on Midwest Sports Fans  |  Last updated 9/9/12
Peyton Manning makes his return to action tonight, as a member of the Denver Broncos, when they host the Pittsburgh Steelers. It is a rematch of last season’s playoff game, but the Broncos are far from the same team. Denver Broncos The new era in Denver is one that sees Manning take over for Tim Tebow, who is now in New York with the Jets. Tebow provided fans in Denver, and nationwide, with one of the most unexpected and thrilling playoff victories in recent memory, but fans in Denver will surely be much happier with Manning. The key factor to look for in this game will be the play of Eric Decker and Demaryius Thomas, the Broncos’ top two receivers. Both had solid seasons last year, but they will certainly see an increase in production with Peyton as their quarterback. This was even seen in the preseason, as Decker was a favorite target for Peyton. Besides the departure of Tebow, the second most talked about issue has to do with Peyton Manning’s neck. He has not played a in a r...
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