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2012 NFL Week Five Preview — Denver at New England

2012 NFL Week Five Preview — Denver at New England

broncosgab.com Updated Oct 4, 2012
The battles that Peyton Manning and Tom Brady have had over the years have been some of the best in NFL history. Sunday in New England, the rivalry between the two takes on a twist, as Manning will have a new uniform on when he enters Brady’s home as th
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  • Broncos G Chris Kuper practices fully

    Broncos G Chris Kuper practices fully

    Chris Kuper stepped closer to making his 2012 debut Sunday at New England when the Denver Broncos guard practiced fully Thursday. He had been practicing on a limited basis since the beginning of last week. Kuper broke his forearm in August. Denver coach…
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  • Peyton says it’s his wife who’s trying to buy a piece of the Gr…

    Peyton says it’s his wife who’s trying to buy a piece of the Grizzlies

    Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning says the report that he’s trying to buy a piece of the NBA’s Memphis Grizzlies isn’t quite right: According to Manning, it’s his wife, Ashley, who is the investor in the group trying to buy the Grizzlies. In stat
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  • Broncos to face Belichick wrinkle: Bolden, Ridley in running ga…

    Broncos to face Belichick wrinkle: Bolden, Ridley in running game

    denverpost.com Oct 4, 2012
    Buried beneath Manning-Brady hype are the respective running games. More specifically, the Patriots are much improved at running the ball and the Broncos are much improved at stopping it.
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  • The revival of Willis McGahee

    The revival of Willis McGahee

    ESPN.com Oct 4, 2012
    When the Denver Broncos signed Willis McGahee last season, he was expected to be a complementary back. McGahee then went on and ran for 1,199 yards last season. This year, McGahee’s production was expected to wane because of quarterback Peyton Manning.
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  • One guy to watch: One player to watch for each AFC West team in…

    One guy to watch: One player to watch for each AFC West team in Wee…

    ESPN.com Oct 4, 2012
    One player to watch for each AFC West team in Week 5; Denver Broncos, center Dan Koppen: He probably never thought he'd be in this situation but Koppen is going to New England as Peyton Manning's center. For many years, Koppen snapped the ball for Tom B…
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  • Broncos kicker Matt Prater fits profile of future NFL record ho…

    Broncos kicker Matt Prater fits profile of future NFL record holder

    denverpost.com Oct 4, 2012
    No position has elevated its level of play over the last decade more than NFL place-kickers.
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  • After latest gaffe, John Fox should retire his trick plays

    After latest gaffe, John Fox should retire his trick plays

    profootballtalk.com Oct 4, 2012
    It was easy to laugh about Broncos kicker Matt Prater’s pass attempt gone wrong because they won 37-6, but it also shined the light on one of coach John Fox’s career frustrations. The notoriously conservative coach has never gotten the hang of trick p
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  • Broncos vs. Patriots also serves as the Gronkowski Bowl

    Broncos vs. Patriots also serves as the Gronkowski Bowl

    denverpost.com Oct 4, 2012
    Chris Gronkowski has battled his brother - Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski - more than any NFL defensive back or linebacker over the years, but he still wasn't prepared to offer much insight Wednesday on how the Broncos should defend the guy who fin
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  • Video - Round 13: Manning vs. Brady 05:35

    Round 13: Manning vs. Brady

    Oct 4
    Will Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning outduel New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in their Week 5 matchup? The "Thursday Night Kickoff" crew debate.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Broncos-Patriots 00:32

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Broncos-Patriots

    Oct 4
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Denver at New England
  • Video - Preview: Denver Broncos vs. New England Patriots 03:25

    Preview: Denver Broncos vs. New England Patriots

    Oct 4
    NFL Films previews the Week 5 matchup between the Denver Broncos and the New England Patriots.

Sports Columnists

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    Oct 4
    The NFC is the superior conference by far in 2012. That actually keeps more AFC teams in the playoff race, writes John Clayton.
  • The Sports Guy's Thursday NFL Pick

    Oct 4
    A reader named Mike in St. Louis sent me the following e-mail this week: "Simmons, football fans in St. Louis have suffered enough, compiling the wor...