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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 hUpvote Share Tweet
Houston Falling: The Rockets' struggles continue. The Nuggets took…CNNSI.com Jan 23, 2013The 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.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 23, 2013PHOENIX (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.Upvote Share TweetThe 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 unthUpvote Share Tweet
Champ Bailey to play in record-tying 12th Pro Bowlprofootballtalk.com Jan 23, 2013Broncos 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 thUpvote Share Tweet
Herrera, Rockies compromise on $900K dealMLB.com Jan 23, 2013The 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Sports Authority Field a CONCACAF Gold Cup Hostdenverbroncos.com Jan 23, 2013This 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 wiUpvote Share Tweet
Peyton Manning implores players to play hard in Pro Bowl to save the gameyahoo.com Jan 23, 2013Judging 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Odds are some future Broncos are working at the Senior Bowl this weekdenverpost.com Jan 23, 2013The 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Nuggets Roll RocketsJan 23Ty Lawson leads Nuggets past Rockets.
Inside the Huddle: Lessons Learned, Running Backs and Draft Picks...Jan 23John 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.
Archie Manning Joins The Debate DeskJan 23Archie 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.
JaVale McGee's Dunk Contest SlamJan 23JaVale McGee throws basketball off the backboard and slams it home against the Rockets.