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Clamping Down: The Nuggets' 105-95 win over the Rockets was a cl… Updated Jan 23, 2013
The Nuggets' 105-95 win over the Rockets was a clinic in taking advantage of turnovers, writes Rob Mahoney, who breaks down Wilson Chandler's effect and more from the victory.
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  • Elway, Fox consulted Peyton before promoting Gase to coordinator

    Most players don’t get a say in who will coach them. But most players are not Peyton Manning. Manning is as important to the Broncos as any player is to any team, so it’s not surprising that Broncos front office boss John Elway confirmed that he and h
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  • Houston Falling: The Rockets' struggles continue. The Nuggets took… Jan 23, 2013
    The Rockets' struggles continue. The Nuggets took over in the third quarter en route to a 105-95 win over Houston, handing James Harden and crew their eighth loss in nine games.
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  • Diamondbacks avoid arbitration with Pennington Jan 23, 2013
    PHOENIX (AP) -- The Arizona Diamondbacks and shortstop Cliff Pennington have avoided an arbitration hearing by reaching a two-year, $5 million contract agreement, a person with knowledge of the situation said Wednesday.
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  • Ron Milus lands in San Diego

    The Broncos may be holding a grudge against former defensive backs coach Ron Milus, but former Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy isn’t. Milus, fired in the wake of a playoff loss to the Ravens that featured three long touchdown passes and an unth
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  • Champ Bailey to play in record-tying 12th Pro Bowl Jan 23, 2013
    Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey will do something that only two players in NFL history have done before him: Play in a dozen Pro Bowls. Sunday’s Pro Bowl will be the 12th of Bailey’s career, which ties him with Randall McDaniel and Will Shields for th
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  • Herrera, Rockies compromise on $900K deal Jan 23, 2013
    The Rockies and utility infielder Jonathan Herrera avoided arbitration by agreeing on a one-year contract, the team announced Wednesday. A Major League source said the deal is for $900,000, the midpoint between Herrera’s request for $1 million and t…
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  • Sports Authority Field a CONCACAF Gold Cup Host Jan 23, 2013
    This summer, Sports Authority Field at Mile High will host another form of football. The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Football Association (CONCACAF) announced Wednesday that the Broncos’ home stadium is one of 13 venues that wi
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  • Peyton Manning implores players to play hard in Pro Bowl to save the game Jan 23, 2013
    Judging by the effort in the Pro Bowl recently, it is reasonable to assume the players wouldn't mind seeing it go. Yet, the highest profile player at the game is fighting to keep the Pro Bowl alive. Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, in what has become…
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  • Odds are some future Broncos are working at the Senior Bowl this week Jan 23, 2013
    The Casino Del Sol All-Star Game is a newly minted affair, and the East-West Shrine Game is a quality event, played for the best of causes.
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  • Video - Nuggets Roll Rockets 00:53

    Nuggets Roll Rockets

    Jan 23
    Ty Lawson leads Nuggets past Rockets.
  • Video - Inside the Huddle: Lessons Learned, Running Backs and Draft Picks... 02:00

    Inside the Huddle: Lessons Learned, Running Backs and Draft Picks...

    Jan 23
    John Clayton goes deep on QBs over 30 in search of a Super Bowl ring, the future of Michael Turner in Atlanta, what Frank Gore loves about Colin Kaepernick, and Cleveland's second thoughts on their draft picks for the Julio Jones trade.
  • Video - Archie Manning Joins The Debate Desk 06:15

    Archie Manning Joins The Debate Desk

    Jan 23
    Archie Manning says he was surprised by Peyton Manning's success this season, discusses Eli Manning's campaign, and gives his impressions of young QBs and the read-option in the NFL.
  • Video - JaVale McGee's Dunk Contest Slam 00:31

    JaVale McGee's Dunk Contest Slam

    Jan 23
    JaVale McGee throws basketball off the backboard and slams it home against the Rockets.