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Greg Cosell’s Look Ahead – The Colts took advantage of Denver’s weakness
yahoo.com Updated Oct 25, 2013
Last week was a perfect negative storm for the Denver Broncos, and the Colts took advantage of it. It started with the poor pass protection of the Broncos' offensive line. That affected Peyton Manning in a few ways. Then the receivers struggled to win a…Upvote Share Tweet
The national campaign to change the name of the Washington Redskins has come to Denver, with a planned protest and an advertising campaign scheduled to air on "Denver's Sports Station" 102.3 ESPN in advance of the Broncos game Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Fumbling gets Ronnie Hillman deactivatedFor every NFL game, seven of the 53 players on the roster end up not dressing. For the Broncos on Sunday, running back Ronnie Hillman will be one of the seven. According to Mike Klis of the Denver Post, Hillman’s habit of fumbling will get him deactivat…Upvote Share Tweet
Kevin Vickerson fined $10,000 for unnecessary roughnessBroncos defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson was fined $10,000 for unnecessary roughness on a special teams play in Sunday’s loss to Indianapolis. The NFL confirmed Vickerson’s fine to PFT on Friday. According to the league, Vickerson was fined for striking…Upvote Share TweetOn Sunday night in Indy, one of the biggest hits of the game came from Colts punter/kickoff specialist Pat McAfee. Specifically, McAfee applied his helmet to the helmet of Broncos return specialist Trindon Holliday while pushing Holliday out of bounds a…Upvote Share Tweet
Broncos corner Bailey (foot) out vs. RedskinsCNNSI.com Oct 25, 2013ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- Champ Bailey's sprained left foot will keep him on the sideline Sunday when Mike Shanahan returns to Denver.Upvote Share TweetIf the Broncos didn't give C.J. Anderson a look this week, when would they?Upvote Share TweetBroncos coach John Fox had some good words for his team's offensive line Friday when his injury report indicated a possibility Orlando Franklin could return to his tackle spot on the offensive line.Upvote Share Tweet
Can RGIII upend the Broncos? Plus inside every Week 8 matchupCNNSI.com Oct 25, 2013Peyton Manning is a future Hall-of-Fame QB, but RGIII is the face of the next generation. Who prevails?Upvote Share TweetLunch Special: Each weekday near noontime, a Denver Post sports writer dares to dish. In this installment, Patrick Saunders urges Broncos fans to greet warmly former coach Mike Shanahan on Sunday.Upvote Share TweetPeyton Manning was back in Peyton Manning form for the second consecutive day after missing Wednesday's practice with an ankle injury.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Oct 25, 2013The 7-0 Kansas City Chiefs are the NFL’s last remaining unbeaten team and could use a victory over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium. The Chiefs are one game ahead of the Denver Broncos in the AFC West race, and following a Nov. 3 game…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Oct 25, 2013ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- It won't always be an eye-to-eye, man-to-man matchup, but it won't be a rare event Sunday when Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher is staring across the line of scrimmage at Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning. For Fletcher…Upvote Share Tweet
Kiszla: Broncos need to pick it up in the NFL draftEach cursed fumble dropped by Ronnie Hillman and every hard knock endured by Sylvester Williams lead to the same uncomfortable question for the Broncos: Is John Elway really any better at drafting NFL talent than Josh McDaniels?Upvote Share Tweet
To stop Broncos, basic defense is yielding best resultsGenius is fleeting in sports, but if the NFL ever anointed one, Peyton Manning would receive consideration. A football field, though, is one place where a simpleton has a chance. Manning's biggest mistake this season came against the most unsophisticate…Upvote Share TweetAlthough the biggest name to return to practice Thursday was Peyton Manning, who sat with an ankle injury Wednesday, don't overlook Wesley Woodyard. The linebacker practiced full speed for the first time since injuring his neck in the Oct. 6 game at Dal…Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Oct 25, 2013Cam Newton and the Panthers moved to 4-3 and kept the host Tampa Bay Buccaneers winless with a 31-13 victory on Thursday night.Upvote Share Tweet
'Playbook': Washington Redskins vs. Denver BroncosOct 25How can the Washington Redskins defense keep QB Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos offense down? The "NFL Playbook" crew breaks it down.
Can Washington Redskins learn from Indianapolis Colts?Oct 25Do the Washington Redskins have the personnel to duplicate the defensive performance put on by the Indianapolis Colts against the Denver Broncos? Charley Casserly explains why it might be difficult to stop the Broncos.
Finally, Just Football for Super MarioOct 25Mario Williams has 20.5 sacks in less than two seasons as a Bill, after having 22.5 sacks in his last three seasons in Houston. (Rick Stewart/Getty Images) There’s always been a “yes, but” associated with Mario Williams’ eight-year NFL career. Let me ta…
Bill Simmons on the Week 8 picksOct 25The Sports Guy sets his sights on redeeming himself while delivering some reader emails and the Week 8 picks.