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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…Upvote Share Tweet
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.Upvote Share Tweet
Where are Broncos' Ty Warren, Jason Hunter and Jeremy Beal?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?Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Dec 26, 2012Denver 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Pro Bowl: Quotables: Five Broncos were named to the 2013 Pro Bowl, the…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 youâUpvote Share Tweet
Manning, Matthews, Slater following their fathers to the Pro BowlFor 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 BUpvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Dec 26, 2012NEW YORK (AP) -- Sensational comebacks have Peyton Manning and Adrian Peterson headed for the Pro Bowl.Upvote Share TweetThe 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Martellus Bennett wants to stay with Giants, preferably with his brother there tooEarlier 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 thUpvote Share TweetBelow are the injury reports for the Broncos and Chiefs after Wednesday’s practices.Upvote Share TweetBroncos quarterback Peyton Manning said he's happy that Denver plans to play its starters Sunday in the regular season finale against visiting Kansas City.Upvote Share TweetStandout 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…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Dec 26, 2012BEREA, Ohio (AP) BEREA, Ohio (AP) - The Cleveland Browns are down to their third-string quarterback.Upvote Share TweetWith 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 WUpvote Share TweetThe 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Fox Joins Elite Coaching CompanyWith 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 saidUpvote Share Tweet
Von Miller pulling for Aldon Smith, wants to play with him one dayBroncos 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 JUpvote Share Tweet
AFC West Pro Bowl primerThe 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Broncos need the special back in special teams before NFL playoffsThe 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Peyton Manning, Broncos passing chemistry with their playbookWith 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Clippers win 14th straight with rout of NuggetsJamal 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.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Updated Dec 26, 2012Chris 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Eric Bledsoe Pump Fakes And Makes Unbelievable Basketdimemag.com Updated Dec 26, 2012Clippers’ Eric Bledsoe hits Nuggets’ JaVale McGee with a pump fake, drawing the foul and making the basket as he falls to the floor.Upvote Share Tweet
Here Is One Of Our Favorite NBA Photos So Far This Seasondeadspin.com Updated Dec 26, 2012Los 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 »Upvote Share Tweet
Are Broncos The Best Team In NFL?Dec 26Damien Woody, Christian Fauria and Chris Mannix discuss which is the best team in the NFL.
Countdown Daily AccuScore: KC-DENDec 26Cary Chow goes inside the numbers for the Chiefs-Broncos
Howard Ejected As Lakers Fall To NuggetsDec 26Corey Brewer matched his career high with 27 points as the Nuggets overcame Kobe Bryant's 40 points.