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The NFL said the 76-yard punt return by Denver's Trindon Holliday against Carolina on Sunday should have been ruled a touchback, not a touchdown.Share TweetBroncos return man Trindon Holliday started celebrating 75 yards into a 76-yard punt return on Sunday, and if not for a botched call by the officials, his touchdown against the Panthers would have been wiped out and ruled a fumble at the 1-yard line. As…Share TweetENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- Returning to a defense that didn't seem to miss him much, Broncos linebacker D.J. Williams is willing to do whatever it takes - even play special teams - to get back on the field after missing the first nine games of the season …Share Tweetnba.com Nov 12, 2012The Miami Heat's LeBron James and the Denver Nuggets' Kenneth Faried on Monday were named Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 5, through Sunday, Nov. 11.Share TweetESPN.com Nov 12, 2012Panthers special teams coordinator Brian Murphy on Monday became the latest casualty of Carolina's disappointing season.Share Tweet
Von Miller's improvement between 1st, 2nd seasons seen in sack totalsWhen it comes to pass rushers, NFL personnel executives like the ones with speed. They like the ones with strength, with explosiveness, with quickness off the ball.Share Tweet
Inside the Numbers: Week 10denverbroncos.com Nov 12, 20120 Denver’s defense held Carolina without a third-down conversion as the Panthers finished 0-12 on the day. Over the past three games, opponents have converted just 6-of-38 third downs (.158 pct.) against the Broncos. Sunday was the fourth time in franchShare TweetESPN.com Nov 12, 2012Here are some areas the Denver Broncos need to focus on after a 36-14 road win at Carolina on Sunday: Recap: Denver won its fourth straight game. Three of the four wins were on the road. Denver s now 6-3 and command in the AFC West with a two-game lead …Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 12, 2012How to describe the NFL's first tie in four years? Bizarre. But through the odd plays, big mistakes and bad calls, one lesson in particular stands out, Peter King writes of Week 10.Share TweetThe Panthers' horrendously overmatched offensive line allowed Newton to get sacked seven times and to get hit maybe a dozen more.Share Tweet
Bests and worsts from the Broncos' win over the PanthersDuring a pick-'em-apart stretch of the first half, Broncos QB Peyton Manning completed 13 passes in a row.Share Tweet
Panthers can't stem the tide of Broncos' sack-happy pass rushVon Miller led the Broncos with one sack and four tackles for loss, some of them coming through the line virtually untouched, as Denver's front seven torched the Carolina offensive line.Share Tweet
PTI Big Finish November 12thNov 12PTI runs down Monday's big stories.
GameDay: Denver Broncos vs. Carolina Panthers highlightsNov 12Peyton Manning keeps the Denver Broncos rolling as he throws for 301 yards and a touchdown in a dominant 36-14 victory over the Carolina Panthers.
Suns Hold Off Nuggets, 110-100Nov 12Seven Suns in double figures in win over Nuggets.