Found October 22, 2013 on DC Pro Sports Report:
01. Denver Broncos [6-1]: Defense needs to tighten up, but should get back to winning when they host the Redskins on Sunday. [NC] 02. Seattle Seahawks [6-1]: Russell Wilson & defense making up for an offensive line in tatters. [NC] 03. Kansas City Chiefs [7-0]: Best defense & pass rush in the NFL, but the […]

Russell Wilson, the Seattle Seahawks very own little giant

  What if I told you that NFL gurus missed the boat when it comes to this quarterback. Undersized, unheralded, and stigmatized by the media’s belittling of Big Ten football, he was an afterthought in the 2012 NFL Draft. Overshadowed by a NFL-ready Stanford superstar and a flashy, dynamic QB from Baylor, this 5’11” signal caller showed a unique combination of readiness and...

Peyton Manning ‘grateful’ for Colts tribute, ‘relieved’ game is over

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning entered Lucas Oil Stadium as a visitor for the first time in his 16-year NFL career. A video tribute recapping Manning’s time with the Colts played on the scoreboard as their former quarterback was introduced. “It was very nice. Very nice gesture by the Colts to do that,” Manning said via the team’s website. “I truly

Peyton Manning has an ankle injury

We mentioned earlier that Peyton Manning was sitting out today’s practice. According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network,  Manning is resting his ankle after injuring it on Sunday night. Peyton Manning, dealing w/a minor ankle injury, will return to practice tomorrow, play Sunday, per Broncos source. Today = maintenance day. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) October 23, 2013 I tend...

Broncos defense falters in big test against Colts: 'We just beat ourselves'

It was the question that lurked in the back of Denver Broncos fans and was answered Sunday night against the Indianapolis Colts. What happens when Peyton Manning isn't perfect? The Broncos defense was picked apart by young gunslinger Andrew Luck in what could be a preview of an showdown in January, however, if the defense doesn't fix their faults the results probably would...

Peyton Manning not throwing at practice

According to Mike Klis of the Denver Post,  Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning isn’t throwing during the media portion of practice. Peyton Manning out there but not throwing today in practice. — Mike Klis (@MikeKlis) October 23, 2013 Broncos giving rest to several veterans, including Wes Welker, Shaun Phillips, Eric Decker, Chris Kuper. And Peyton Manning. — Mike Klis (...

Imperfect Broncos fall to second place in AFC West

The Super Bowl shoo-ins woke up Monday as a second-place team. And all those little flaws and imperfections that Peyton Manning glossed over with a steady stream of points - well, those couldn't be glossed over this week. Manning and the Denver Broncos returned home with their first regular-season loss in 378 days, which left them looking up at Kansas City in the AFC West standings...

Broncos’ Champ Bailey to miss week 8

Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey returned to game action last week against the Colts. Bailey has been dealing with a nagging foot injury and it was his first game of the season. The Broncos were also getting Von Miller back from his suspension and Bailey and Miller were supposed to boost their defense. However, Bailey’s return was short lived, he injured his the same foot...

Hey Coach Fox, It's Time To Play C.J. Anderson

Over the last 2 seasons, the Denver Broncos, under the leaderhip of John Elway, have used 2 high round draft picks on running backs. In 2012, they used a 3rd round pick on San Diego State speedster, Ronnie Hillman. And in 2013, they used their 2nd round pick on Wisconsin stud, Montee Ball. In doing so, there seemed to be a subliminal message. And that message was, "We don&...

Denver Broncos, Defense Exposed In Loss To Andrew Luck, Indianapolis Colts

You see what we did there? Got no D's in the headline, much like the Denver Broncos got no D on the field. The Broncos proved pretty conclusively in their 39-33 loss at Indianapolis that all of their offensive might won't mean much if they can't stop opponents from scoring.

Luck wins first matchup with Manning

If Peyton Manning wanted a preview of what retirement might look and feel like, the Indianapolis Colts gave him a brief glimpse Sunday night. That ceremony turned out to be about the only bit of hospitality his former team extended, handing Manning and the previously unbeaten Denver Broncos a 39-33 defeat. Before the game, though, it was a different story. More than 67,000 Colts...

Column: Instead of predator, Manning is the prey

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By JIM LITKE AP Sports Columnist The NFL's version of ''Shark Week'' finished with a twist few saw coming. You couldn't turn on a TV last week without seeing Peyton Manning and hearing somebody or the other guarantee how he was going to return to Indianapolis and mercilessly shred the Colts. The only thing missing from most of the clips...

Colts Knock Broncos Off Their Perch: Five Things We Learned

A national audience settled in to watch the return of Peyton Manning to Indianapolis, where he started his illustrious NFL career. For 14 seasons, Manning wore the familiar blue 18 jersey as the main engine for the Colts offense after being selected with the first overall pick in the 1998 Draft. Since then, he led them to one Super Bowl win amidst countless playoff appearances while...

Broncos Lose to the Colts: Managing Expectations

Sunday night’s showdown between Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos and Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts resulted in the Colts handing the Broncos their first loss of the season. It was a game fraught with emotional tension. It was the first time in Peyton Manning’s career that the Colts were an opponent. Manning was honored before the game by the Colts and the Lucas...

Colts Give Manning and the Broncos First Loss; Colts Win 39-33

Indianapolis Colts 39 vs Denver Broncos 33Scoring Summary1st Quarter TD E.Decker 17 yd. pass from P.Manning (M.Prater kick) (2-56, 0:46) FG A.Vinatieri 27 yd. Field Goal (10-65, 4:11) TD D.Heyward-Bey 11 yd. pass from A.Luck (A.Vinatieri kick) (1-11, 0:07)2nd Quarter TD J.Thomas 12 yd. pass from P.Manning (M.Prater kick) (8-51, 4:24) SFTY P.Manning fumble forced by R.Mathis out...
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