Found November 19, 2012 on Fox Sports:
Peyton Manning isn't the only player the Denver Broncos brought in to make things happen. Von Miller got the call from Denver, too, and the second-year linebacker is becoming as big of a headache for Broncos opponents as Manning is. On a day Manning threw three more touchdown passes, Miller added three sacks and two forced fumbles to his tally to make it a miserable afternoon for Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers in a 30-23 win on Sunday. The Broncos (7-3) stretched their lead in the AFC West to three games, and Rivers was all but conceding the division. ''They're not losing four of six, I can guarantee you that,'' said the quarterback, whose team fell to 4-6. Not if the Denver defense keeps playing this way. And especially not if Manning stays on the pace he's enjoying in his first season in the Mile High City. He won his 148th regular-season game to tie Hall of Famer John Elway for second on the all-time list for starting quarterbacks. He&#...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Broncos’ Von Miller donates new Riddell helmets to his old high school

Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller decided to donated Riddell 360 helmets to the entire DeSoto High School football team. “I wanted [DeSoto] to have the same protection I got, the Riddell helmet” Miller said in a video message to the team, per Yahoo! Sports. “I got a couple coming out to you all. You can thank the guys at Riddell.” Miller has always been praised as one...

Chargers can't stop Manning, Broncos in loss

DENVER (AP) -- Peyton Manning threw for three touchdowns and Von Miller had three sacks, as the Denver Broncos defeated the San Diego Chargers 30-23 on Sunday to take a three-game lead in the AFC West. Manning threw for 270 yards and Miller finished the day with 13 sacks on the season -- most in the NFL. The Broncos quarterback got off to a slow start, throwing an interception...

Fun with numbers: After big night can Aldon Smith make a run at single season sack record?

Last night we all spent our time focusing on San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s performance in his first career start and the implications that it had for Alex Smith (myself included) without considering the impact of Aldon Smith’s equally impressive night. Smith went on a tear against the Bears offensive line recording 5.5 sacks; and this performance begs the...

(6-3) Denver Broncos vs (4-5) San Diego Chargers

Another great divisional match up for football fans features an AFC West show down in San Diego, where the (4-5) Chargers welcome Peyton Manning and the division leading (6-3) Broncos to town. The first game was an instant classic, where the Broncos came from way behind at the half to steal one at home. Manning trailed 24-0, before scoring 35 unanswered points as they stunned the...

Fantasy Football Week 11 Preview: Chargers at Broncos

Week 11 is here. The San Diego Chargers will travel to Denver. Are the fantasy choices too easy?QuarterbacksPeyton Manning vs. Philip RiversIs this too easy? Rivers bad. Peyton good. Manning has reverted to his MVP form. He has made everyone better. For the season Manning has 21 touchdowns and six interceptions. He has a league-leading passer rating of 108. The Chargers' defense...

Broncos 30, Chargers 23

DENVER -- Peyton Manning kept the Denver Broncos on a roll, throwing for three touchdowns in a 30-23 victory over the San Diego Chargers on Sunday. The Broncos completed the first series sweep of their AFC West rival in seven years. It was the fifth win in a row for the division-leading Broncos (7-3), who began their streak when they roared back from a 24-0 halftime deficit to...

Beating Vegas: Week 11

Tried to take a cocky risk going against Peyton Manning and got burned big time. My first loss of the year puts me at 8-1 on the season, which ain’t too shabby. Home Team in CAPS Green Bay Packers -3 vs. DETROIT LIONS Week 11 brings us a division battle between the Packers and Lions. Green Bay rolls in off a bye week and on a four game winning streak. All four of those victories...

San Diego Chargers at Denver Broncos: Five Things We Learned

It was an odd sight when the Denver Broncos took to the field in hosting the San Diego Chargers in a key AFC West battle in mid-November. Instead of a somewhat typical November day with cold, possible snow and other inclement weather, the temperature at game time was 62 degrees and sunny. For Denver, they wanted to extend their winning streak to five and take complete control in...

Patriots 59, Colts 24

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts, two old rivals, met Sunday for the first time since Peyton Manning moved on to Denver. Star rookie Andrew Luck is now the Indianapolis quarterback, and he showed some of the special stuff he possesses, but New England pulled away and beat the Colts 59-24 in a wild one. The Patriots tied the franchise record...

Broncos can get a stranglehold on the AFC West with a win

Tomorrow afternoon, the San Diego Chargers travel to Denver in a game that could either tighten the AFC West back to within reason, or it could signal the end of any realistic divisional race. The Broncos enter the game at 6-3, two full games ahead of the second place Chargers. With a win, the Broncos would push that margin to three games with just six to play. In other words...

Week Twelve (12) Start ‘em & Sit ‘em

Week Twelve (12) Sit ‘Em & Start ‘Em for the 2012-2013 Fantasy Football season by Koopafantasy. Have questions? Find me on Twitter: @Blackie_Mike Start ‘em: I am banking on Manning and the Giants playing much better now that they have had their bye week. (NYG) Eli Manning vs. (GB) – Going to be quick with this one. Eli had been terrible before the bye week and there...
NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.