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Broncos' defense doesn't find right ways to close out win vs. R…

Broncos' defense doesn't find right ways to close out win vs. Ravens

It's often said revenge is a dish best served cold. And the Broncos got a heaping helping of frigid revenge served on them Saturday night.
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  • Tim Tebow’s brother trolls the entire city of Denver on Twitter

    Tim Tebow’s brother trolls the entire city of Denver on Twitter

    Silly Denver fans. You thought you were rid of Tebow when your franchise icon John Elway traded him away? Ha ha HA. Tebow is done with you when HE decides he's done with you. In 2010, the Broncos drafted Tebow, and last year, Tebow led the Broncos to a …
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  • Mark Kiszla: Rahim Moore "taking the blame" for his e…

    Mark Kiszla: Rahim Moore "taking the blame" for his epic blunder

    denverpost.com yahoo.com Jan 12, 2013
    Loser won't be the worst name Broncos safety Rahim Moore will be called after committing the biggest orange-and-blue blunder in team history.
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  • A great day to be an NFL fan

    A great day to be an NFL fan

    profootballtalk.com Jan 12, 2013
    These are the days that remind us how great the NFL is. Two playoff classics - the Ravens beating the Broncos in double overtime and 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick emerging as a superstar in a win over the Packers - made Saturday a wonderful day t
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  • Woody Paige: Conservative John Fox brings Broncos to their knee…

    Woody Paige: Conservative John Fox brings Broncos to their knees

    denverpost.com Jan 12, 2013
    The cold, hard fact is the Broncos lost everything Saturday. And they blew it. Everybody shares the blame, but coach John Fox should get more than his share for his conservative approach.
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  • Mile-High Letdown: Baltimore is in the AFC Championship Game af…

    Mile-High Letdown: Baltimore is in the AFC Championship Game after b…

    CNNSI.com Jan 12, 2013
    Baltimore is in the AFC Championship Game after beating Denver 38-35 in double overtime. The Broncos' secondary played its worst when it mattered most, says Chris Burke.
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  • Infinite Manningfaces For The Game Of The Year: Ravens-Broncos,…

    Infinite Manningfaces For The Game Of The Year: Ravens-Broncos, In 11 GIFs

    deadspin.com Jan 12, 2013
    Baltimore 38, Baltimore 35: Deep exhale. What the fuck just happened? Two weeks into the playoffs, a Super Bowl front-runner is knocked out, sent home by a team that many thought had backed into the playoffs, and which has a roster that's light on talen…
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  • Broncos, Peyton Manning bounced from playoffs as Ravens shock i…

    Broncos, Peyton Manning bounced from playoffs as Ravens shock in 2 OTs

    denverpost.com Jan 12, 2013
    By the time a a 70-yard TD pass landed in Jacoby Jones' arms with mere seconds left in regulation, the Baltimore Ravens were on their way to delivering the Broncos a crushing, 38-35 two-overtime defeat.
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  • After pick by Pack, Kaepernick strikes back

    After pick by Pack, Kaepernick strikes back

    If you’re watching the fantastic finish in Denver, you’re missing a stunning start in San Francisco. While the Broncos and Ravens are busily playing overtime, the Packers and 49ers are playing a great first quarter in their own playoff game, with Coli
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  • Joe Flacco connects with Jacoby Jones to send Broncos-Ravens ga…

    Joe Flacco connects with Jacoby Jones to send Broncos-Ravens game into overtime

    yahoo.com Jan 12, 2013
    Just when you thought the Baltimore Ravens were out of the divisional round game against the Denver Broncos, Joe Flacco pulled them back in. With 41 seconds left in regulation, the Broncos up, 35-28, and the ball at the Baltimore 30-yard line, Flacco we…
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  • Denver Defense Gets the Stop

    Denver Defense Gets the Stop

    denverbroncos.com Jan 12, 2013
    The Ravens needed to respond to the Broncos’ 88-yard fourth-quarter touchdown drive, but the Denver defense came up with the stop of the game. It began with a conversion on third-and-7, as Joe Flacco hit Anquan Boldin for a 19-yard gain. The pair hooked
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  • NFL playoffs -- Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos choked in histor…

    NFL playoffs -- Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos choked in historic fashion against the Baltimore Ravens

    ESPN.com denverpost.com Jan 12, 2013
    Peyton Manning and the Broncos victimized themselves with a choke job for the ages against the Baltimore Ravens.
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  • Peyton Manning’s third-quarter fumble brings the Tuck Rule back…

    Peyton Manning’s third-quarter fumble brings the Tuck Rule back into the spotlight

    yahoo.com Jan 12, 2013
    Depending on where you stand on the NFL's "Tuck Rule," the Baltimore Ravens either got a fumble recovery they deserved with 2:37 left in the third quarter, or the Denver Broncos were completely jobbed by a rule that should not even be in the r…
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  • Ravens-Broncos tied going into fourth quarter

    Ravens-Broncos tied going into fourth quarter

    After benefitting from what initially appeared to be a “tuck rule” special which wasn’t called that way, the Ravens have tied their game at Denver entering the fourth quarter. After taking over on a short field after a Peyton Manning fumble - whic
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  • Trindon Holliday runs into NFL record books with 104-yard kick …

    Trindon Holliday runs into NFL record books with 104-yard kick return for touchdown

    When the Associated Press released their 2012 All-Pro team on Saturday, Denver Broncos wide receiver/return specialist Trindon Holliday did not receive a single vote for the squad's return specialist position. In response to that snub, Holliday has rewr…
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  • Knowshon Moreno questionable to return with knee

    Knowshon Moreno questionable to return with knee

    profootballtalk.com Jan 12, 2013
    If the Broncos are going to hang onto their lead, they’re going to have to do it without their best remaining rusher. Knowshon Moreno was just announced as having suffered a knee injury, and is questionable to return. He has 10 carries for 32 yards on t
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  • Joe Flacco and Torrey Smith torch Champ Bailey for two touchdow…

    Joe Flacco and Torrey Smith torch Champ Bailey for two touchdowns in first half of Ravens-Broncos

    yahoo.com Jan 12, 2013
    Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco may be erratic at times, but when he's on, there may be no better player in the league when it comes to pure arm talent. Flacco has certainly proven that in the first half of the divisional game between the Ravens…
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  • Aging defensive stars taking a beating in Denver

    Aging defensive stars taking a beating in Denver

    Today is not the day to be an older defensive legend. Despite multiple reports (in case you missed them) that it could be Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis‘ last game, it’s hard to tell he’s even in Denver. And Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey, who isn’t
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  • Pace slows, but Broncos reclaim lead

    Pace slows, but Broncos reclaim lead

    profootballtalk.com Jan 12, 2013
    While it no longer appears the first one to 60 will win this Divisional Round playoff game, the back-and-forth continues. The Broncos just reclaimed the lead, now up 21-14, on Peyton Manning’s 14-yard touchdown pass to Knowshon Moreno. Broncos offensive
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  • Peyton Manning throws perfect pass to Brandon Stokely to bring …

    Peyton Manning throws perfect pass to Brandon Stokely to bring Broncos-Ravens to 14-14 at end of first quarter

    yahoo.com Jan 12, 2013
    There have been just two times in NFL playoff history that a first quarter ended with a 14-14 tie until today's game between the Denver Broncos and Baltimore Ravens. The Broncos started the scoring with a 90-yard punt return from Trindon Holliday, and B…
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  • Manning bounces back with long drive, ties game

    Manning bounces back with long drive, ties game

    profootballtalk.com Jan 12, 2013
    Yes, this is now officially better than Wild Card weekend. It’s not even the second quarter, and both sides have taken turns making big plays, with the Ravens and Broncos tied 14-14. Peyton Manning just tied it back up with a 15-yard touchdown pass to B
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  • Ravens get a pick six, may have gotten away with pass interfere…

    Ravens get a pick six, may have gotten away with pass interference

    yahoo.com Jan 12, 2013
    It would be a stretch to blame Peyton Manning for his first interception against the Ravens. But the Broncos sure might have a case to blame the officials. On a short pass to Eric Decker, Ravens cornerback Chykie Brown tipped the ball in the air. The re…
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  • Denver’s Trindon Holliday, ‘Mr. Perfect,’ gets the Broncos goin…

    Denver’s Trindon Holliday, ‘Mr. Perfect,’ gets the Broncos going with early punt return touchdown

    The Denver Broncos would very much like to thank the Houston Texans for waiving return man Trindon Holliday after Week 5 of the 2012 NFL season. The Broncos picked up the third-year man from LSU, and they haven't lost a game since. In fact, Holliday was…
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  • Welcome to Denver — it’s cold (almost the coldest game of Peyto…

    Welcome to Denver — it’s cold (almost the coldest game of Peyton Manning’s career, in fact)

    yahoo.com Jan 12, 2013
    DENVER - The pregame chatter about it being very cold here for the AFC playoff game between the Ravens and Broncos is very true. Trust me. This is very close to being the coldest game of Peyton Manning's NFL career, in fact. The coldest game Manning has…
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  • Goodell has no issue in handling of RGIII's injury

    Goodell has no issue in handling of RGIII's injury

    CNNSI.com denverpost.com Jan 12, 2013
    DENVER (AP) -- NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says he doesn't have a problem with the way the Washington Redskins medical staff handled Robert Griffin III's knee injury.
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  • Your Divisional Playoffs Open Thread

    Your Divisional Playoffs Open Thread

    deadspin.com Jan 12, 2013
    Baltimore at Denver, 4:30 p.m. (CBS): It'll be cold and probably lopsided, but the first thing might negate the second thing, so who knows. It'll also either be the last game of Ray Lewis's career or the last game of Peyton Manning's much-ballyhooed com…
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  • Cold Weather Football Is The Best: Answering All Your Questions…

    Cold Weather Football Is The Best: Answering All Your Questions About Today's 20° Below Freezing AFC Divisional Game

    deadspin.com Jan 12, 2013
    So, what's the weather going to be like in Denver today? More »
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  • Broncos and Ravens enter game with all their regulars

    Broncos and Ravens enter game with all their regulars

    profootballtalk.com Jan 12, 2013
    As unusual as it seems, both teams enter today’s first Divisional Round playoff game with either mostly or completely healthy rosters. The Ravens don’t have anyone inactive because of injuries. They’ve deactivated wide receivers David Reed and Deont
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  • Tracy Porter headlines Broncos, Ravens inactive lists

    Tracy Porter headlines Broncos, Ravens inactive lists

    yahoo.com Jan 12, 2013
    The Baltimore Ravens and Denver Broncos have released their inactive lists for Saturday's divisional playoffs game and, as expected, there were no surprises. For the Broncos, cornerback Tracy Porter had been ruled out with a concussion. The Broncos had …
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  • Broncos vs. Ravens: Gameday Coverage

    Broncos vs. Ravens: Gameday Coverage

    denverbroncos.com Jan 12, 2013
    BRONCOS VS. RAVENS: Follow along with DenverBroncos.com throughout the Divisional Round game against the Ravens. BRONCOS ON TWITTER: Follow the action on Twitter, as well, via the Broncos’ official gameday account. @BroncosGameday will keep fans updated
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  • Ravens, Broncos to deal with frigid temps

    Ravens, Broncos to deal with frigid temps

    ESPN.com Jan 12, 2013
    That glove Peyton Manning has been wearing on his throwing hand will come in quite handy Saturday for what could be the coldest home postseason game in Denver Broncos' history.
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  • Ravens 14, Broncos 7

    Ravens 14, Broncos 7

    CNNSI.com Jan 12, 2013
    A resurgent Peyton Manning has the Broncos in search of their 12th consecutive victory. But can Ray Lewis and Baltimore spoil Denver's path to the Super Bowl? Follow the action.
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  • Broncos fans go through pre-game rituals despite cold temperatu…

    Broncos fans go through pre-game rituals despite cold temperatures

    denverpost.com Jan 12, 2013
    The sting of single-digit temperatures didn't seem to matter to the legions dressed in orange outside of Sports Authority Field Saturday morning, where the party atmosphere was slowly building before the AFC playoff game.
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  • AP All-Pro Team Features Four Broncos

    AP All-Pro Team Features Four Broncos

    denverbroncos.com Jan 12, 2013
    The Associated Press has announced its 2012 NFL All-Pro team, and it features four Broncos - two on each side of the ball. Quarterback Peyton Manning, tackle Ryan Clady and linebacker Von Miller earned first-team honors, while cornerback Champ Bailey ma
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  • The daily coaching/G.M. update

    The daily coaching/G.M. update

    profootballtalk.com Jan 12, 2013
    [Editor's note:  Well, I forgot to do it on Friday.  But the beauty of a daily update is that with the setting and rising of the sun, there's another opportunity to forget to do it again.] Arizona Cardinals:  The Cardinals have interviewed defensive co
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  • Denver Post NFL reporter Mike Klis named Colorado sportswriter …

    Denver Post NFL reporter Mike Klis named Colorado sportswriter of year

    denverpost.com Jan 12, 2013
    Denver Post NFL reporter Mike Klis was named Colorado sportswriter of the year by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association.
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  • Pro Football Hall of Fame: Broncos' Karl Mecklenburg, Terrell D…

    Pro Football Hall of Fame: Broncos' Karl Mecklenburg, Terrell Davis and Steve Atwater miss chance for 2013

    denverpost.com Jan 12, 2013
    No Broncos made the list of finalists announced Friday morning for the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2013. Linebacker Karl Mecklenburg, running back Terrell Davis and safety Steve Atwater - all Broncos' Ring of Fame members - had made the list
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  • To stay warm during game: Cheer loud, sack your feet and don't …

    To stay warm during game: Cheer loud, sack your feet and don't drink

    denverpost.com Jan 12, 2013
    From bundling up to special cocktails, fans sent The Denver Post numerous recommendations to keep warm.
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  • Video - Countdown Daily Recap: BAL-DEN 04:20

    Countdown Daily Recap: BAL-DEN

    Jan 12
    Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Ravens' 38-35 overtime win over the Broncos.
  • Video - Peyton Manning reflects on loss vs. Ravens 06:37

    Peyton Manning reflects on loss vs. Ravens

    Jan 12
    Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning addresses the national media following a 35-38 double overtime divisional playoff loss vs. the Baltimore Ravens.
  • Video - Ravens Defeat Broncos In 2OT 01:08

    Ravens Defeat Broncos In 2OT

    Jan 12
    Justin Tucker's 47-yard field goal in double OT sends Ravens to the AFC Championship.
  • Video - Ravens vs. Broncos highlights 10:34

    Ravens vs. Broncos highlights

    Jan 12
    The Baltimore Ravens hand the Denver Broncos a 38-35 divisional playoff loss in double overtime led by the leg of rookie kicker Justin Tucker's game-winning 47-yard field goal.