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Thoughts from the Dark Side:
In lieu of the typical format breaking down both offensive and defensive points, this week, I’m going to focus on the most important player on the field on Monday – Peyton Manning.
First, I haven’t been able to scout much of the Denver defense to have a great idea of their strengths and weaknesses, and I don’t want to insult your intelligence by putting out half-completed information.
Second, and probably most importantly, this game likely hinges on two men more than any other game this season – Peyton Manning versus Raiders DC Jason Tarver.
Manning is the best quarterback of this generation and essentially serves as an offensive coordinator on the field, changing the play at the line based on what the defense does and mixing up plays to confuse the defenders.
Manning is so fantastic at reading plays, it’s very difficult to confuse him or throw him things that he hasn’t seen. That doesn’t mean he’s invincible – there are some solid, proven methods to fighting the f...
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Peyton Manning and his Denver Broncos earned their 3rd win of the season by beating the Oakland Raiders 37-21. It was easy for Manning to attack the Oakland defense if you can call it a defense. The Raiders really need to find a way to field a defense. Manning made it look too easy, I understand that he is the best to play the game, but if the Raiders expect to win they have to find...
To say that Peyton Manning has a complete understanding of the Denver Broncos offense, would be an understatement. Denver has done a masterful job at surrounding Manning with a variety of offensive weapons, and he is taking full advantage of them. Despite being 37, Manning is playing as if he’s 27. He’s throwing the football with surgical precision at an age most quarterbacks...
Tweet With Peyton Manning leading the way for the Denver Broncos offense this season, they have been somewhat of an unstoppable force with Peyton putting up record-breaking numbers after three games. Playing against the lowly Oakland Raiders on Monday Night Football, the outcome was never in question, which the Broncos running backs seemed to have […]
Updates with details. With AP Photos. By EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer Peyton Manning clapped his hands four, five, six times and barked out the signals. A few seconds later, Wes Welker was all alone, cradling the quarterback's latest touchdown pass.
All part of another impeccably crafted victory for Manning and the Denver Broncos, who rolled over the Oakland Raiders 37-21...
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning broke Tom Brady’s 2011 record for most touchdown passes through the first three games of a season in a 37-21 victory over the Oakland Raiders on Monday night. Manning finished 32 of 37 passing for 374 yards with three touchdowns
After watching Peyton Manning and his multiple weapons on offense dismantle the Oakland Raiders on MNF, 37-21, you have to wonder how Bill Davis and Chip Kelly might try to disrupt the aging genius this Sunday.
It won't be easy. You may not like Jughead, but you have to admit he is a master mechanic at his position. He will begin studying the Eagles defense today as if he...
Peyton Manning is submitting his name for BFF of the Year.
The Denver Broncos signal caller will be preparing for a Monday night matchup against the Raiders next week, but he’s taking some time out to support one of his good friends. Rockies first baseman Todd Helton announced in September that he would be retiring from Major League Baseball after 17 years with the team, and his...
Peyton Manning clapped his hands four, five, six times and barked out the signals. A few seconds later, Wes Welker was all alone, cradling the quarterback's latest touchdown pass.
During today’s show on ESPN’s First Take, analyst Skip Bayless mentioned that a Redskins insider claims that Robert Griffin III told the coaching staff that he wants to get away from read-option this season because he believes he can be as good of a pass as Peyton Manning.
It certainly looks like the Skins have abandoned the read-option for the most part. If Griffin did...
Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey is hopeful he’ll be ready to play Monday night against the Oakland Raiders.
Bailey said he’s not 100 percent.
“But I’m definitely close,” he said after Friday’s practice via the team’s website. “Very close.”
Peyton Manning's complete lack of respect for opponents and the history books caps our list of 10 facts about winning.
Oakland quarterback Terrelle Pryor has seen the scores. Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos have put up 40-plus points in their first two games and made offense look easy.
As Pryor heads into his fourth NFL start when the Raiders play at Denver on Monday night, Pryor knows the temptation will be to put more on his shoulders, to try to match the Broncos score for score all by himself...
Tonight on Monday Night Football, the Oakland Raiders will try and slay the giants of Mile High Stadium. Peyton Manning is in vintage form and his connection with Wes Welker seems telekinetic. Terrelle Pryor has been lighting up teams with his legs and sometimes with his arms, a Broncos’ D sans Von Miller means Darren [...]
Tonight's Monday Night game features a classic AFC West rivalry, although perhaps not as competitive a matchup as in years past, as the Oakland Raiders will be taking on the Denver Broncos at Mile High Stadium.
The Broncos (2-0), despite the absence of defensive stars Champ Bailey and Von Miller, are rolling on all cylinders thanks to a high-powered offense featuring future...