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Champ Bailey has tried coming back from his preseason foot injury twice before. This time, the Broncos cornerback hopes to get through a game. Bailey’s expected to play Sunday against the Texans, hoping to shore up a secondary that will be without Kayvo…Upvote Share Tweet
Ten Before Tip: News from Friday nightnba.com Dec 20, 2013? Newly acquired point guard Kendall Marshall will be active tonight when the Lakers host the Timberwolves at Staples Center, and L.A. coach Mike D'Antoni said Marshall could see some minutes. Marshall was signed out of the D-League after it was learned…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Dec 20, 2013Prosecutors are dropping a domestic violence case against Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov, saying they have new information leading them to believe they couldn't win a conviction.Upvote Share Tweet
Peyton Manning's 2013 leads top 10 seasons in Colorado sports historyLunch Special: Each weekday near noontime, a Denver Post sports writer dares to dish. In this installment, Patrick Saunders ranks the best individual seasons in the history of Colorado sports.Upvote Share TweetSlot receiver Wes Welker (concussion), cornerback Kayvon Webster (fractured thumb) and defensive lineman Derek Wolfe (seizure symptoms) didn't practice for the Broncos on Friday.Upvote Share Tweet
Comparing the top free-agent pitchers: Garza, Jimenez and SantanaCNNSI.com Dec 20, 2013Among the three main domestic starting pitchers -- Garza, Jiminez and Santana -- there is no clear No. 1.Upvote Share Tweet
Former Broncos coach Mike Shanahan whiffs on QBs in D.C.If these are indeed Mike Shanahan's final days with the Washington Redskins, his legacy will be the inability to make things work at quarterback.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Dec 20, 2013ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- When you're in your 15th NFL season and have been named to 12 Pro Bowls as a guy covering the league's best wide receivers, people will often ask you to rank players, to add some perspective to what has happened along the way. And wh…Upvote Share Tweet
Even at 11-3, Denver Broncos still seeking balance on offenseAfter the Broncos' Nov. 24 loss at New England, C.J. Anderson called that night the coldest he'd ever been.Upvote Share Tweet
Record smashers: Which records will Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning break?Dec 20Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning could break three single-season NFL records. By breaking actual records, the "NFL Total Access" crew picks which ones will fall.
'Playbook': Denver Broncos vs. Houston TexansDec 20The Denver Broncos have had a great season, but there are some major signs that this team is in trouble. See why the Broncos might need to lose one of their final two games in order to go to the Super Bowl.
Free agent gradesDec 20There were a ton of big names that switched teams during the offseason, but which team had the best find? Daniel Jeremiah grades the signings of Reggie Bush, Mike Wallace and Wes Welker.
Welker Likely Out Until PlayoffsDec 20Adam Schefter reacts to the report that Broncos WR Wes Welker is expected to miss the final two regular-season games due to a concussion.
The Saints’ Deadly Déjà VuDec 20The Saints have struggled against physical defenses. They play another one this Sunday, with the division on the line. (Chris Graythen/Getty Images) So how long have we handed the NFC South to the Saints? Early October, at least for me. After Week 5, th…
Bill Simmons on Week 16 in the NFLDec 20The return of the unholy marriage of the Sports Guy's mailbox and NFL picks — Week 16 edition.