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AFC Pro Bowl Snubs: The Offense

AFC Pro Bowl Snubs: The Offense

yahoo.com Updated Dec 26, 2012
Quarterbacks Made it: Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos/Tom Brady, New England Patriots/Matt Schaub, Houston Texans Should have made it: Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers No argument against Manning and Brady here -- they're among the best in statist…
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  • Nuggets' Hamilton fined $25,000 for profanity

    Nuggets' Hamilton fined $25,000 for profanity

    Second-year forward Jordan Hamilton of the Denver Nuggets was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Wednesday because of a vulgar exchange with a fan during the team's 112-100 Christmas Day loss to the Los Angeles Clippers at the Staples Center.
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  • Where are Broncos' Ty Warren, Jason Hunter and Jeremy Beal?

    Where are Broncos' Ty Warren, Jason Hunter and Jeremy Beal?

    denverpost.com Dec 26, 2012
    Ty Warren, Jason Hunter and Jeremy Beal continue to go through their work with the Broncos medical and training staffs. But when might they return?
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  • The NFL announces AFC, NFC Pro Bowl rosters

    The NFL announces AFC, NFC Pro Bowl rosters

    yahoo.com Dec 26, 2012
    Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning continues to pad his resume for Most Valuable Player and Comeback Player of the Year awards by being named the starter for his 12th trip to the Pro Bowl. After missing the entire 2011 season following multiple n…
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  • Pro Bowl: Quotables: Five Broncos were named to the 2013 Pro Bo…

    Pro Bowl: Quotables: Five Broncos were named to the 2013 Pro Bowl, the…

    denverbroncos.com Dec 26, 2012
    Five Broncos were named to the 2013 Pro Bowl, the league announced on Wednesday. Below are what the players had to say about the honor: CORNERBACK CHAMP BAILEY (12th Career Selection) “I do my thing and I’ve done my thing over the years, but when youâ
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  • Manning, Matthews, Slater following their fathers to the Pro Bo…

    Manning, Matthews, Slater following their fathers to the Pro Bowl

    profootballtalk.com Dec 26, 2012
    For three players on this year’s Pro Bowl rosters, making it to Hawaii is a family tradition. Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, Packers linebacker Clay Matthews and Patriots special teams coverage ace Matthew Slater have all been selected to the Pro B
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  • Peyton Manning, Peterson returning to Pro Bowl

    Peyton Manning, Peterson returning to Pro Bowl

    CNNSI.com Dec 26, 2012
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Sensational comebacks have Peyton Manning and Adrian Peterson headed for the Pro Bowl.
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  • Peyton Manning, Champ Bailey lead five Broncos NFL Pro Bowl sel…

    Peyton Manning, Champ Bailey lead five Broncos NFL Pro Bowl selections

    denverpost.com ESPN.com Dec 26, 2012
    The Denver Broncos placed five players on the AFC Pro Bowl team Wednesday. The five honored Broncos included Peyton Manning and Champ Bailey, who each set NFL records with their selections.
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  • Martellus Bennett wants to stay with Giants, preferably with hi…

    Martellus Bennett wants to stay with Giants, preferably with his brother there too

    profootballtalk.com Dec 26, 2012
    Earlier on Wednesday, we shared Broncos linebacker Von Miller’s hopes of playing on the same defense with Marcell Dareus and Aldon Smith in a group Miller compared to the Miami Heat’s trio of LeBron James, Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade. Miller’s not th
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  • Broncos vs. Chiefs: Wednesday Injury Report

    Broncos vs. Chiefs: Wednesday Injury Report

    denverbroncos.com Dec 26, 2012
    Below are the injury reports for the Broncos and Chiefs after Wednesday’s practices.
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  • Broncos, Peyton Manning say improving more important than playo…

    Broncos, Peyton Manning say improving more important than playoff seed

    denverpost.com Dec 26, 2012
    Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning said he's happy that Denver plans to play its starters Sunday in the regular season finale against visiting Kansas City.
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  • Kuper, Holliday not practicing for Denver

    Kuper, Holliday not practicing for Denver

    ESPN.com denverpost.com Dec 26, 2012
    Standout Denver guard Chris Kuper and returner Trindon Holliday did not practice for the Broncos on Wednesday as the team prepares to play Kansas City this weekend with the possibility of a first-round bye at stake. Kuper has missed the past three games…
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  • With Weeden, McCoy ailing, Browns sign Johnson

    With Weeden, McCoy ailing, Browns sign Johnson

    CNNSI.com Dec 26, 2012
    BEREA, Ohio (AP) BEREA, Ohio (AP) - The Cleveland Browns are down to their third-string quarterback.
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  • 2013 Opponents Set: With Baltimore’s Week 15 win against the Ne…

    2013 Opponents Set: With Baltimore’s Week 15 win against the New Yo…

    denverbroncos.com Dec 26, 2012
    With Baltimore’s Week 15 win against the New York Giants, the Ravens clinched the AFC North Division title, which means the Broncos’ 2013 opponents have been finalized. Denver’s 2013 schedule includes games against the other three teams in the AFC W
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  • Colts will try to help Broncos

    Colts will try to help Broncos

    ESPN.com Dec 26, 2012
    The Denver Broncos owe a tip of the hat to Chuck Pagano. The Indianapolis Colts are going to make the Houston Texans earn the No. 1 seed in the AFC playoffs. Pagano, who will coach Sunday for the first time since being diagnosed with leukemia in Septemb…
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  • Fox Joins Elite Coaching Company

    Fox Joins Elite Coaching Company

    denverbroncos.com Dec 26, 2012
    With a win on Sunday against the Chiefs, Broncos Head Coach John Fox would become the seventh active coach to reach 100 career wins. A win would also give the Broncos the best record of Fox’s coaching career — 13-3. “It’s not one guy,” Fox said
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  • Von Miller pulling for Aldon Smith, wants to play with him one …

    Von Miller pulling for Aldon Smith, wants to play with him one day

    profootballtalk.com Dec 26, 2012
    Broncos linebacker Von Miller would need one of the biggest individual sack days on record Sunday to wind up setting a new single-season record for sacks in a season, but he knows who he wants to break the record if he can’t do it. Miller told Lindsey J
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  • AFC West Pro Bowl primer

    AFC West Pro Bowl primer

    ESPN.com Dec 26, 2012
    The Pro Bowl teams will be announced Wednesday evening. Here's a look at some of the candidates for each team in the division: Denver Broncos: Players: Champ Bailey (cornerback), Zane Beadles (guard), Ryan Clady (tackle), Eric Decker (receiver), Elvis D…
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  • Broncos need the special back in special teams before NFL playo…

    Broncos need the special back in special teams before NFL playoffs

    denverpost.com Dec 26, 2012
    The NFL playoffs are all about loose ends.The errors that teams overcame in November seem to always leave a mark when the new year arrives.
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  • Peyton Manning, Broncos passing chemistry with their playbook

    Peyton Manning, Broncos passing chemistry with their playbook

    denverpost.com Dec 26, 2012
    With each passing game, with each touchdown tossed onto the growing pile, folks keep asking Peyton Manning about chemistry, about how things have been mixed and matched in the Broncos' offense and how it compares to Manning's seasons with the Colts.
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  • Clippers win 14th straight with rout of Nuggets

    Clippers win 14th straight with rout of Nuggets

    ESPN.com Dec 26, 2012
    Jamal Crawford led a dominant performance by the Los Angeles reserves with 22 points, and the Clippers defeated the Denver Nuggets 112-100 on Tuesday night, extending their franchise-record winning streak to 14 games.
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  • Chris Paul Sets Up Perfect Alley-Oop Dunk For Blake Griffin

    Chris Paul Sets Up Perfect Alley-Oop Dunk For Blake Griffin

    dimemag.com Dec 26, 2012
    Chris Paul does what he does best as he sets up Blake Griffin for the perfect alley-oop pass in tonight’s matchup between the Los Angeles Clippers and the Denver Nuggets.
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  • Eric Bledsoe Pump Fakes And Makes Unbelievable Basket

    Eric Bledsoe Pump Fakes And Makes Unbelievable Basket

    dimemag.com Dec 26, 2012
    Clippers’ Eric Bledsoe hits Nuggets’ JaVale McGee with a pump fake, drawing the foul and making the basket as he falls to the floor.
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  • Here Is One Of Our Favorite NBA Photos So Far This Season

    Here Is One Of Our Favorite NBA Photos So Far This Season

    deadspin.com Dec 26, 2012
    Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin (32) is fouled by Denver Nuggets' Danilo Gallinari (8) of Italy during the first half of their NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jason Redmond) More »
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  • Video - Are Broncos The Best Team In NFL? 08:57

    Are Broncos The Best Team In NFL?

    Dec 26
    Damien Woody, Christian Fauria and Chris Mannix discuss which is the best team in the NFL.
  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: KC-DEN 00:49

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: KC-DEN

    Dec 26
    Cary Chow goes inside the numbers for the Chiefs-Broncos
  • Video - Howard Ejected As Lakers Fall To Nuggets 01:14

    Howard Ejected As Lakers Fall To Nuggets

    Dec 26
    Corey Brewer matched his career high with 27 points as the Nuggets overcame Kobe Bryant's 40 points.

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