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Broncos vs. Chiefs: Key PlaysFirst-and-10 from the Kansas City 20, 15:00 to play, first quarter: On the first play from scrimmage, the defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson stuffed Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles for no gain, setting the tone for the game. The AFC’s leading rusher woShare Tweet
Broncos receivers Thomas, Decker shining for Peyton ManningDemaryius Thomas leaped to where seemingly no receiver has leaped before at the Broncos' home stadium. As he hung in midair, Thomas reached - with one hand - where no receiver has reached before.Share Tweet
Broncos vs. Chiefs: How They Matched UpBelow is a look at the official box score from the Broncos’ 38-3 win against the Kansas City Chiefs. First is a glance at the team statistics, followed by the individual stats and the defensive totals.Share TweetESPN.com Dec 30, 2012Let’s look at some of the big AFC West developments Sunday: The Denver Broncos get top seed: The road to the Super Bowl goes through Denver. This season keeps getting better for the Broncos. A few weeks ago, the Broncos looked like they were set to getShare Tweetnytimes.com Dec 30, 2012The Texans take on the Bengals, the Ravens face the Colts, and the Broncos and Patriots earn byes in the wild-card round of the A.F.C.Share Tweet
Opposite Peyton Manning, Broncos defense holding up its bargainWith the Broncos' free-agent signing of quarterback Peyton Manning in March came extra responsibility. For the 2012 season to become special, Denver's defense knew it had to pick up its game.Share TweetOn Monday at noon, fans will be able to buy tickets for the Broncos’ AFC Divisional Round playoff game, which will take place Saturday, Jan. 12 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High at 2:30 p.m. MST. Ticket prices range from $60-$200 for reserved seatsShare TweetWith the No. 1 seed in the AFC playoffs, the Broncos earned a bye week followed by a home game in the Divisional Round. It has now been confirmed that Denver’s first playoff game will take place at 2:30 p.m. MST on Saturday, Jan. 12. Denver will play eiShare TweetKey play: Peyton Manning passed 29 yards to Brandon Stokley on Denver's first play, getting the Broncos started on a touchdown drive.Share Tweet
What they said: Broncos' Champ Bailey wants more for NFL playoffsThe Broncos trounced the Chiefs on Sunday for a 34-12 victory, earning the AFC's No. 1 seed for the playoffs. Here's what players and coaches said after the game.Share Tweet
Singular And SpecialCNNSI.com Dec 30, 2012In an MVP race that might be remembered as the deepest field ever, Adrian Peterson stood out in Week 17, says Don Banks, who looks at the problems in Houston and more.Share TweetMusings, observations and the occasional insight from a Week 17 that offered a fitting and thrilling conclusion to 2012...Share TweetINDIANAPOLIS-Chuck Pagano put on his dancing shoes and savored every moment of Sunday's postgame celebration.Share TweetThere are still seeding implications attached to Sunday's game in Denver, with the Broncos (12-3) needing a victory over the Chiefs (2-13) to gain the No. 1 AFC seed -- and home field advantage throughout the playoffs. If the Broncos lose, they'd drop t…Share TweetBRONCOS VS. CHIEFS: DENVER DEFEATS K.C., LOCKS UP NO. 1 SEED: Denver’s 38-3 win in the regular-season finale clinched the No. 1 seed in the AFC. Stay tuned to DenverBroncos.com for in-depth coverage on the win. BRONCOS ON TWITTER: Follow the action on TShare Tweet
Stat Crew Ironman to Work Final Regular-Season GameGene DiTolla has been a member of the Denver Broncos Stat Crew for 37 years, working a total of 384 games at Mile High Stadium and Sports Authority Field at Mile High during that time. Today’s game against the Chiefs will mark the last regular-season gaShare Tweet
Report: Former Pro Bowl Defensive Lineman Neil Smith, 46, Suing The NFL For Concussion-Related Fraud, Misrepresentation And Negldeadspin.com Dec 30, 2012Neil Smith, a six-time Pro Bowl selection at defensive end who played eight years for the Chiefs, three for the Broncos and one for the Chargers, is suing the NFL in federal court for misrepresentation and negligence. Smith seeks sanctions against the N…Share Tweet
Paige: Horsepower of Broncos, Colts will be on display SundayLike Seabiscuit and War Admiral, Affirmed and Alydar, the Broncos and the Colts, so closely coupled in the past, race to the finish line Sunday.Share Tweet
Sunday Blitz: Chiefs-Broncos RecapDec 30Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Broncos' 38-3 win over the Chiefs.
Kansas City Chiefs vs. Denver Broncos highlightsDec 30Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning throws for over 300 yards and three touchdowns to help his team knock off the Kansas City Chiefs 38-3 and secure a first-round bye in the process.
Broncos Win 11th StraightDec 30Peyton Manning threw for 304 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Broncos past the Chiefs 38-3.
Broncos postgame press conferenceDec 30Broncos react following game with Chiefs