Found December 07, 2013 on FF Locker Room:
PLAYERS: Julius Thomas
TEAMS: Denver Broncos
The Skinny: Denver Broncos TE Julius Thomas was a full participant in practice on both Thursday and Friday and looks to be in line to make his return to the lineup this week after missing the last two weeks with a sprained knee. Thomas was a late scratch last week after his knee stiffened up on him. Thomas is listed as probable. The Injury: Thomas gave us a scare last week when he had a minor setback on the Saturday prior to the game when his knee stiffened up on him, making him much more unsure with his movements while testing it prior to kickoff. It looks like the extra few days of rest and treatment early in the week did him a lot of good, as he was able to fully participate in practice on both Thursday and Friday. Usually when a guy can get back in fold for two straight full practices it means he will play and be relatively healthy for this time of the year. The Prognosis: Thomas looks like he’ll make his return this week and should be a big boost to the Broncos offense. It look...

Manning: Cold weather critics can 'shove it where the sun don't shine'

Today, Peyton Manning became the first quarterback in 9 years to throw for 4 touchdowns in a game where the temperature was 32-degrees or below at the start of the game (Credit: Sports-Illustrated) When the Denver Broncos lost on a late game comeback against the New England Patriots two weeks ago, a number of critics called out Peyton Manning for his inability to play in cold weather...

WATCH: Matt Prater sets NFL record with 64-yard field goal

Add this to the insane The Broncos’ Matt Prater broke the NFL record for the longest field-goal in an NFL game after recording this 64-yarder Sunday against the Tennessee Titans. Snow-filled day has led to an insane day of NFL action.

John Fox will be back on the sidelines

    According to Mike Klis of the Denver Post says that Broncos HC John Fox will be back on the sidelines this weekend. John Fox said he will be on the sidelines coaching. — Mike Klis (@MikeKlis) December 6, 2013 The Broncos are taking on the Titans in Denver on Sunday. Fox will coach on the sideline for the first time since a heart surgery took...

Broncos' Prater breaks NFL record with 64-yard field goal vs. Titans

Denver kicker Matt Prater kicked an NFL-record 64-yard field goal as the first half expired in the Broncos' game against Tennessee on Sunday. Prater's kick on a clear day in 14-degree weather with nary a hint of wind barely cleared the crossbar. He and holder Britton Colquitt jumped in jubilation as their teammates rushed into the tunnel for halftime. The record-breaking...

Matt Prater Of The Denver Broncos Sets NFL Record With 64 Yard Field Goal (GIFs)

You know it was going to happen soon.  Kickers are getting better and better each year.  Matt Prater of the Denver Broncos just set the NFL record for the longest field goal ever made at 64 yards.  The kick barely made it, but all that matters is that it went through. The previous record was 63 yards. Four kickers had accomplished it: Tom Dempsey (1970), Jason Elam (1998), Sebastian...

Wes Welker leaves Broncos game with concussion

Broncos receiver Wes Welker left Sunday's game against Tennessee before halftime with a concussion. Welker went low to try to make a catch late in the second quarter and Titans safety Bernard Pollard hit him in the helmet as he went down to break up the pass. Welker had caught five passes for 61 yards and a touchdown before he got injured. He walked off the field under his...

Matt Prater nails 64-yard field goal to set NFL record

    Broncos kicker Matt Prater kicked converted the longest field goal in the history of the NFL today when he nailed a 64-yarder against the Titans.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Matt Prater nails 64-yard field goal to set NFL record appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

Demaryius Thomas is Active

Broncos receiver Demaryius Thomas (shoulder) is active for Sunday against Tennessee.Fantasy Spin:The Broncos will have their full complement of receivers with both Demaryius and Julius Thomas, Wes Welker and Eric Decker.

John Fox Makes His Return

Denver Broncos (10-2) Head Coach John Fox will make his return to the sideline on Sunday for the first time since his heart surgery early November.   John Fox said he will be on the sidelines coaching. — Mike Klis (@MikeKlis) December 6, 2013 The Broncos went 3-1 without Fox roaming the sideline.  Fox was medically cleared by doctors and after consulting with team football operations...

5 things to know after Broncos beat Titans 51-28

Broncos 51, Titans 28. With AP Photos. By EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer All season, Matt Prater has been an afterthought on a team that's rewriting the record books on the strength of Peyton Manning's passing arm. Now, the Broncos kicker has his name next to one of the most hallowed NFL marks of all. Prater booted a 64-yard field goal to highlight Denver's 51-28 victory...

Matt Prater kicks 64-yard field goal for NFL record (GIF)

Matt Prater set an NFL record by kicking a 64-yard field goal on the last play of the first half of Sunday’s Denver Broncos-Tennessee Titans game. The previous record-long field goal was 63 yards, which was achieved by four kickers: Tom Dempsey on November 8, 1970; Jason Elam on October 25, 1998; Sebastian Janikowski on […]

Wes Welker suffers second concussion of season

The Denver Broncos cruised to a 51-28 win over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday to improve to 11-2 on the season, but the win wasn’t without consequences. Star wide receiver Wes Welker suffered his second concussion in just a few weeks during the game and he will almost certainly miss the team’s Thursday night game against the San Diego Chargers. With less than a minute to go in...

Health Update on Broncos Coach John Fox

Jay Glazer reported on Denver Broncos head coach John Fox ’s new perspective returning to the sidelines following his health issues earlier this season: “Here’s the big thing, he said the football field hasn’t affected me as much as it has away from football saying, ‘you have to remember, I went through a very serious heart procedure. To see my family before that and after...

DEVELOPING: Matt Prater Is The New Record Holder

((HT: NFL on CBS))Matt Prater is now the answer to the trivia question after Jason Elam and Tom Dempsey held the NFL record for longest field goal made at 63 yards...He dropped one in from 64 yards just before the half in the home game against TennesseeWell done, sir...

Matt Prater Kicks NFL Record 64 Yard FG

GIF:  A rocket in that mile high air.
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