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The Seahawks continue to hang around and play well. The NFC is very competitive and they'll need to snag a wildcard slot to make the playoffs this season. With GB probably getting the first WC, there's still hope for Seattle.
Denver at Cincinnati - The Boncos and Peyton Manning have things rolling now on both sides of the ball. Don't forget that the Broncos played great defense and special teams last season and they were able to run the ball. You add Peyton Manning to that mix and it's no surprise they are rolling right now. I'm not ready to say they're headed to the Super Bowl for the AFC yet, but it won't take too many more wins for me to change my mind.
The Bengals are a young team that gets a lot of attention from their QB and WR combo. But, it you look at their schedule this season, they haven't beat a good team this season. I think they have too many holes to beat the Broncos, even at home.
Baltimore at Cleveland ...
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For those who thought Peyton Manning was finished as an NFL Quarterback, think again. The 36-year-old quarterback is the highest rated Q.B. in the NFL right now this season. Manning’s rating of 109.0 tops the list as he leads his Denver Broncos to some wins. Manning has already passed for 2,113 yards this season and we are only half way through the year. Peyton Manning is finding...
The Cincinnati Bengals could be in for their 4th loss in a row. The team’s defense isn’t their strong point and they are going to be facing the NFL’s highest rated quarterback in Peyton Manning. The Broncos are winning football games and they could give the Bengals more than they can handle with their secondary trying to stop Peyton Manning. The Bengals could find a way to...
The Raiders are no different this year than in the past, where are they going.
Denver at Cincinnati - The Boncos and Peyton Manning have things rolling now on both sides of the ball. Don't forget that the Broncos played great defense and special teams last season and they were able to run the ball. You add Peyton Manning to that mix and it's no surprise they are...
Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has been named the AFC's Offensive Player of the Month for October.
Manning, in his first year under center in Denver, earned offensive recognition by completing 77-of-104 passes for 951 yards and nine touchdowns while only being intercepted once in three games. The Tennessee product recorded at least 300 passing yards in each of the Broncos...
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning looked sharp in Wednesday's practice with no problems throwing the ball, according to The Denver Post.
Manning's right thumb smacked the helmet of Saints defensive end Martez Wilson after Manning completed a pass to Eric Decker in Sunday night's 34-14 victory.
Nobody really knew the extent of the injury or how it would affect...
Denver: The Broncos come off a big win on Sunday Night Football over the New Orleans Saints, pushing their record to 4-3 and in sole possession of first place in the AFC West. Peyton Manning meanwhile is 5th in passing yardage, 3rd in TDs, and 1st in QB rating; so much for him not being healthy. Now Manning takes his superior passing on the road to Cincinnati, to face a Bengals...
As we approach week 9 of the 2012 NFL season it is time to hand out the midterm grades for every unit on each of the NFL’s 32 teams.Here is the report card for the 4-3 Denver Broncos.QuarterbacksPerhaps the biggest story entering the 2012 season was how would quarterback Peyton Manning play upon returning from four neck surgeries and a year off from football. Now, eight weeks into...
Its the midway point of the 2012 NFL season and Peyton Mannings Broncos are quietly lurking in the middle of the AFC conference standings with a 4-3 record. Theyve only won one game on the road, the Patriots and Texans each scored 31 points on them, and both of those teams seem to be getting a lot more media attention as the teams to beat out of the AFC this week.
But watch out...
Denver Broncos (4-3) at Cincinnati Bengals (3-4)
The Broncos rank 2nd in the league in yards per play differential at 1.4, just .1 behind San Francisco, who has looked untouchable for weeks in that category. No one else is above 0.7. They rank just 9th in rate of sustaining drives differential, thanks to a 3rd down defense that’s 20th. However, they were much better in this...
There was once a time when the only time you heard the Miami Dolphins mentioned by the National Media was when they were being ridiculed or mocked. Well that time was not that long ago, in fact the Dolphins were hardly given any respect even this past offseason.
Missing out on Jeff Fisher, and Peyton Manning many media members around the league laughed saying...
The winners of three of the past four Super Bowls meet on Sunday at the Meadowlands, as the Pittsburgh Steelers visit the New York Giants.It’s a rare matchup between quarterbacks who have won multiple Super Bowls.In the past 20 seasons, the only such meetings have been between Tom Brady and Ben Roethlisberger, who have met twice since Roethlisberger won his second ring at the end...
This Sunday, the Pittsburgh Steelers face the New York Giants, which means that each quarterback in the game – Ben Roethlisberger and Eli Manning – will have won multiple Super Bowls.
This is not a common occurrence.
In fact, the list is shorter than many fans would anticipate:
Bart Starr–Green Bay Packers (2)
Roger Staubach–Dallas Cowboys (2)
Bob Griese–Miami Dolphins...
GREEN BAY, Wis.-Clay Matthews leads the NFL in sacks, but that's nothing compared to the ad blitz featuring Green Bays star outside linebacker.
Even more than hes hitting opposing quarterbacks entering the FOX Americas Game of the Week against Arizona (1 p.m. ET Sunday), Matthews is being featured in heavy rotation as a television pitchman for Verizon, Gillette and Fathead....