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The Broncos have been criticized for choosing to take a knee with 31 seconds left in regulation on Saturday and the score against the Ravens tied at 35. And since success has a thousand fathers and failure is an orphan, Broncos receiver Eric Decker was …Upvote Share Tweet
Adam Gase, the new Denver Broncos’ offensive coordinator, learned a valuable lesson in 2012 as Peyton Manning’s quarterbacks coach. Gase knows he needs to be as well versed as possible when dealing with Manning in his new job. “I think (we) probablyUpvote Share Tweet
Brian Scalabrine lied about concussion symptoms to Celtics doctors to get cleared for the playoffsyahoo.com Updated Jan 17, 2013Pau Gasol will return to the Los Angeles Lakers' lineup for the team's nationally televised Thursday game against the defending NBA champion Miami Heat after missing five games with a concussion brought on by an inadvertent elbow from Denver Nuggets cen…Upvote Share Tweet
Quirks of the Game: For Coaches, a Tough Road Back to Super Bowlnytimes.com Updated Jan 17, 2013The list of coaches who made it - win or lose -- to the Super Bowl with more than one team remains shorter than the similar list in the other sports.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Jan 17, 2013This story appears in the Jan. 21, 2013 issue of Sports Illustrated. Buy the digital version of the magazine here.Upvote Share Tweet
Suggs convinced ref not to flag him for challenging a friend to a fightThe NFL Films cameras caught an amusing incident between Ravens defensive end Terrell Suggs and Broncos defensive tackle Justin Bannan during Saturday’s game, in which Suggs challenged Bannan to a fight - but convinced the ref not to throw a flag by sUpvote Share Tweet
PFT’s Championship Game picksLast week, MDS and yours truly agreed on every pick. After Saturday’s games, it looked like we’d be Thelma-and-Louiseing our way to an 0-4 weekend. But after getting it wrong by relying on the Broncos and Packers, we were perfect on Sunday with theUpvote Share Tweetdenverpost.com Updated Jan 17, 2013Nobody in the history of the NFL has ever been a better quarterback at age 36 than Peyton Manning.Upvote Share Tweet
Thunder cool Nuggets behind Westbrook's 32ESPN.com Updated Jan 17, 2013Russell Westbrook scored 32 points, Kevin Martin had 20 and the Oklahoma City Thunder snapped Denver's six-game winning streak by beating the Nuggets 117-97 on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Heads Up, America: Kevin Durant Is Having One of the Greatest Offensive Seasons Evergrantland.com Updated Jan 17, 2013When I gave last night's Thunder-Nuggets game one of my coveted DVR slots, I knew I was probably recording a schedule loss. Denver was on the second n...Upvote Share Tweet
Adam Gase Named Broncos Offensive CoordinatorJan 17AFC West blogger Bill Williamson discusses Adam Gase's promotion to offensive coordinator for the Broncos.
NBA - Los Angeles Lakers left wanting more after loss to Miami HeatJan 17The champs get it done with "less," but the Lakers need more from everyone, writes J.A. Adande.
NBA -- Debating who will be on the move at the trade deadline?Jan 17Should these players be on the move before the trade deadline? We debate.
Weekend Dime -- 2013 All-Star reserve picksJan 17It's All-Star season, which means it's time for Marc Stein to pick his reserves for the East and West squads.
Peter King: NFL Playoffs Conference Championship PicksJan 17Peter King: NFL Playoffs Conference Championship Picks