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Wes Welker once pulled funny UGG prank on Tom Brady

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady may be all business on the field, but he still likes to have his fun off the field from time to time when he can. He’s taken to social media in the past to cleverly troll other players on Facebook. Well, (former Patriots wide receiver) Wes Welker has some tricks up his sleeve, too. He once made 11 references to feet in a press conference...
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ugg boots and jockstraps: Wes Welker's favorite Tom Brady prank

Wes Welker has told plenty of strange stories to the media, but this one might take the cake. Welker played for the New England Patriots from 2007 to 2012, which means plenty of hangout time with Tom Brady. The quarterback completed hundreds of passes to the wide receiver during his time with New England, but apparently even Brady wasn't above Welker's antics. In a recent interview...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Wes Welker Tells Bizarre Story About Favorite ‘Prank’ On Tom Brady (Video)

Wes Welker has told plenty of strange stories to the media, but this one might take the cake. Welker spent six years with the New England Patriots from 2007-12, which means plenty of hang-out time with Tom Brady. Brady completed 672 passes to the wide receiver during his time with New England, but apparently even the star quarterback was not above Welker’s antics. In a recent interview...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Sick, hurt Peyton Manning leads Broncos to 4th straight AFC West title

            Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning wasn’t certain he would play Sunday against the San Diego Chargers after illness hit him Saturday evening. “Last night was pretty miserable,” Manning said after the game. “So it might have crossed my mind a couple of times during a couple of those trips last night.” Manning...
Via Sports-Glory
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Five Matchups to Watch in Week 15

With the battle for division titles and wild card berths up for grabs, Week 15 offers a surfeit of interesting matchups of player and team. Here are some of the more intriguing ones on Sunday leading up to Sunday night’s clash for NFC East supremacy. 1. Broncos WR Emmanuel Sanders vs. Chargers CB Shareece Wright San Diego’s defense did a nice job of limiting New England and making...
Via This Given Sunday
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Adam Gase: Criticism of Peyton Manning is ‘comical’

The Denver Broncos have won three straight games with Peyton Manning averaging just 203 passing yards and not 330, as he did through the first 10 games this season. The reaction this week to the Broncos new style of offense has turned into panic and hysteria over the loss of production from Manning. “It’s comical to me,” said offensive coordinator Adam Gase. ...
Via Sports-Glory
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Five things we learned from the New England Patriots win over the San Diego Chargers

It was just another day at the office for the New England Patriots, who took down the surging Chargers with relative ease. Here’s what we learned from the Pats’ eighth victory in their last nine games: Julian Edelman continues to be underrated: If you asked anybody in the NFL whether they’d rather have Julian Edelman or Wes Welker, they’d say Edelman, and it wouldn’t even...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Demaryius Thomas held out of Thursday’s practice

            Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas was held out of Thursday’s practice, one day after his ankle was stepped on during Wednesday’s session. “It was an ankle from [Wednesday],” said Broncos head coach John Fox. “… He got stepped on, he got cleats in the side of his foot — bruised — he’ll be...
Via Sports-Glory
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Demaryius Thomas closing in on Julius Thomas’ TD mark

            Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports Julius Thomas still leads the Denver Broncos in touchdown receptions with 12, but wide receiver Demaryius Thomas is one big game away from passing the tight end. Thomas has missed the past two games with an ankle injury and is day-to-day.  When he left the St. Louis Rams game, he had...
Via Sports-Glory
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Broncos sign kicker Connor Barth, waive Brandon McManus

            The Denver Broncos waived kicker Brandon McManus and are expected to sign former Tampa Bay Buccaneers kicker Connor Barth to the active roster on Tuesday. Barth last played in the NFL for the Buccaneers in 2012. He converted 28-of-33 field goal attempts (one was blocked) that season and all 39 of his extra point attempts...
Via Sports-Glory
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning: ‘We can’t win one and have a fall off’

            Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports The Denver Broncos set season-highs in rushing first downs (10), net rushing yards (201) and average gain per rush (5.7) in a 39-36 victory over the Miami Dolphins. “That (running the ball) was certainly part of the game plan,” Peyton Manning said after the game, via the team’s...
Via Sports-Glory
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Terrance Knighton: Broncos fans are ‘high-maintenance'

            Denver Broncos fans expect a lot from their team and their offense, especially after watching Peyton Manning lead the league in passing with 5,477 yards and 55 touchdowns last season. But things are a bit different this year, and the Broncos are coming off a 22-7 loss to the St. Louis Rams. “Bronco fans, they’re high...
Via Sports-Glory
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Interactive Chart: NFL players arrested from 2000-2014

            The following interactive chart shows which players on which teams have been arrested from 2000-present.   NFL Arrests | FindTheBest Since 2000, the Minnesota Vikings (47), Denver Broncos (44), Cincinnati Bengals (43) and Tampa Bay Buccaneers (35) have had the most players arrested while on their teams. The Houston...
Via Sports-Glory
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Broncos expect Peyton Manning to play at least one more season

            David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports The Denver Broncos expect quarterback Peyton Manning to play at least one more year, reports NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport. Manning will be 39 heading into training camp next year. #Broncos expect & planning for Peyton Manning to play at least 1 more year. He’ll want to hold...
Via Sports-Glory
November 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Broncos Injury Report: Montee Ball, Wes Welker, Juwan Thompson

Denver Broncos running back Montee Ball is expected to dress for today's game against Oakland. He is listed as "questionable" on the team's official injury report. #455659840 / gettyimages.com Ball had been sidelined with a groin injury but was able to get work in during all three of the Broncos' practices this week, but his availability is also questionable. The news is even...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTO: These custom made Denver Broncos Nikes are a Raider hater’s dream

As far as NFL rivalries go it doesn’t get much better than the Denver Broncos and the Oakland Raiders. One clever Broncos fan decided to make a custom pair of Nikes to memorialize just how much he truly hates the Raiders for all time. Check it out: via http://i.imgur.com/cO0DwYk.jpg The best part? According to his Reddit post, he made them a present for his girlfriend. Best. Boyfriend...
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams avoid Week 9 NFL goats, seven legit title contenders don’t

Midway through the 2014 NFL season (and a little more for some teams), the league is starting to take shape. It’s easier and easier to see what teams are contenders and which ones are just not ready for primetime. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while...
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks avoid Week 9 NFL goats, seven legit title contenders don’t

Midway through the 2014 NFL season (and a little more for some teams), the league is starting to take shape. It’s easier and easier to see what teams are contenders and which ones are just not ready for primetime. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while...
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals avoid Week 9 NFL goats, seven legit title contenders don’t

Midway through the 2014 NFL season (and a little more for some teams), the league is starting to take shape. It’s easier and easier to see what teams are contenders and which ones are just not ready for primetime. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while...
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins avoid Week 9 NFL goats, seven legit title contenders don’t

Midway through the 2014 NFL season (and a little more for some teams), the league is starting to take shape. It’s easier and easier to see what teams are contenders and which ones are just not ready for primetime. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while...
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants avoid Week 9 NFL goats, seven legit title contenders don’t

Midway through the 2014 NFL season (and a little more for some teams), the league is starting to take shape. It’s easier and easier to see what teams are contenders and which ones are just not ready for primetime. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while...
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons avoid Week 9 NFL goats, seven legit title contenders don’t

Midway through the 2014 NFL season (and a little more for some teams), the league is starting to take shape. It’s easier and easier to see what teams are contenders and which ones are just not ready for primetime. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while...
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings avoid Week 9 NFL goats, seven legit title contenders don’t

Midway through the 2014 NFL season (and a little more for some teams), the league is starting to take shape. It’s easier and easier to see what teams are contenders and which ones are just not ready for primetime. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while...
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers avoid Week 9 NFL goats, seven legit title contenders don’t

Midway through the 2014 NFL season (and a little more for some teams), the league is starting to take shape. It’s easier and easier to see what teams are contenders and which ones are just not ready for primetime. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while...
Via cover32 - Packers
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions avoid Week 9 NFL goats, seven legit title contenders don’t

Midway through the 2014 NFL season (and a little more for some teams), the league is starting to take shape. It’s easier and easier to see what teams are contenders and which ones are just not ready for primetime. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while...
Via cover32 - Lions
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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