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Tony Carter, a 5-foot-9, 175-pound cornerback, was engulfed by the media in the Broncos' locker room this week. He seemed a little shocked, but he handled the attention usually reserved for a star player as best he could.
How he plays against quarterback Tom Brady and the New England Patriots' passing attack in the AFC championship game Sunday is a bigger, more important matter.
After spending much of the season on the bench because of a series of early season mistakes, Carter has been thrust into the spotlight because starting cornerback Chris Harris went down with a knee injury in Denver's divisional playoff victory over San Diego last Sunday.
Carter said he's ready.
"My confidence is always high, no matter if I'm playing or not playing," he said. "We'll be ready. It's a big game, so there's no time for thinking about what did and didn't happen."
Head coach John Fox and defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio aren't about...
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Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning use a "fat man" audible during Sunday's AFC Championship game against New England. Microphones picked it up clearly during a second quarter Broncos drive.Wonder what sponsor will try and capitalize on this one.Video via Nosebleeds. H/T NIS.
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Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey has been used only in a limited role this season, due to a foot injury that has sidelined him most of 2014, and more importantly, the effects of father time. But as Chris Harris went down with torn ACL, Champ gets thrust into a role where his short leash gets thrown aside along with the pitch count the coaching staff had on the aging DB. We...
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According to Josina Anderson of ESPN, X-rays came back negative on Knowshon Moreno’s ribs.
Source: X-rays done on Broncos RB Knowshon Moreno in the rib area were negative.
— Josina Anderson (@JosinaAnderson) January 20, 2014
I have to imagine Moreno will be fine for the Super Bowl.
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In the NFL, it’s not just the Super Bowl that gets a rockin’ halftime show.
For the AFC Championship game that takes place in the Mile High City, Colorado natives The Fray will perform.
Tom Helmer of CBS4 broke the news on Twitter this morning:
The Fray will be playing at halftime of Sunday's AFC Championship game
— Tom Helmer (@Tom_Helmer) January 17, 2014
The game kicks...
FOXBORO, Mass. — While the rest of the New England Patriots jog out of the tunnel during pregame introductions at Gillette Stadium, wide receiver Julian Edelman is at a full sprint. The shifty, versatile receiver races a full 100 yards down the field to greet the fans sitting in the south end zone with a leaping fist pump. Outwardly, no one on the team is more excited to play...
The Denver Broncos are Super Bowl bound after their 26-16 win over the New England Patriots Sunday afternoon in the AFC Championship Game. Here are the best tweets from the victory.
Brady, Manning. Patriots. Broncos.
AFC Championship Game.
— NFL on ESPN (@ESPNNFL) January 19, 2014
This guy in the stands at the Patriots vs Broncos game LOOKS EXACTLY LIKE PEYTON...
Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno suffered a chest injury in the fourth quarter during Sunday's AFC Championship Game.Fantasy Spin:Moreno has two weeks to get healthy for Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium. He had 14 carries for 59 yards and two catches for 22 yards Sunday against the Patriots, while Montee Ball had 56 total yards on 15 touches.
Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos will face the best defense they've met all season when they play Richard Sherman's Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl.
It will be a matchup between the NFL's No. 1 offense, led by Manning, against the NFL's No. 1 ''D,'' led by Sherman, when the AFC's Broncos (15-3) take on the NFC's Seahawks (15-3) on...
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The day we’ve all been waiting for is upon us; the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots are ready to kickoff the AFC Championship Game.
Of course, while Peyton Manning and Tom Brady are the most important players on either side of the ball — and the ones receiving nearly all the press — 52 other men on each team are the ones that will likely decide the outcome...
As I watched Phillip Rivers throw a tantrum on the sidelines, I couldn’t help but smile. I breathed a sigh of relief as the clock reached zero. Not only had the Broncos exorcised their demons from 2013, they had done it at the expense of Mr. Bolo Tie himself.It is a great feeling to be sure; however, the next challenge won’t be so easy. The New England Patriots were waiting for...
Super Bowl XLVIII is now set as the Denver Broncos will play the Seattle Seahawks two weeks from today in New Jersey.
The Broncos handled the New England Patriots 26-16 in the early AFC Championship game as quarterback Peyton Manning threw for 400 yards and two touchdowns. The Broncos also out-rushed the Patriots 107-64 in the game.
Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas had a monster...
I've been picking games all year long. I've given them to you on this very website from week 1 til now. My regular season record was (160 - 95 - 1). My pre-season Super Bowl pick was 49ers over the Texans. My predicted winner is alive but the prophecy of the Texans being the AFC's best was reversed to worst in the conference. Sorry Houston, I caused a problem...
When the Broncos played the Patriots in the regular season, Denver running back Knowshon Moreno ran all over the New England defense; accumulating 224 yards. Those 224 yards were the most any running back has run for during the Belichick regime, and that fact is not lost on Patriots defensive end Rob Ninkovich."It definitely bothers you, of course...when they are able to run...
Good evening, Patriots fans. Well, what can I say? The Patriots will not be playing in Super Bowl XLVIII in East Rutherford, NJ. Today, New England simply took on a much better Denver Broncos team. From start to finish, today was just not the Patriots’ day.
Denver won the toss and deferred, but the Pats went 3 and out. Eventually both teams traded 3 and outs but the Broncos...