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Lynch Learns He Is Closer to CantonFormer Broncos safety, now FOX broadcaster John Lynch was sitting in a conference room at Dove Valley waiting to speak with quarterback Peyton Manning as part of his preparations for his broadcast of Sunday’s game against Tampa Bay, when he received somShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 30, 2012Another Sunday is kicking off in less than 48 hours and there’s a packed hour of Pro Football Talk on NBC Sports Network coming your way to get you ready for it. Browns running back Trent Richardson and Broncos coach John Fox are both stopping by the prShare TweetThe Broncos have four players who made the cutdown to 27 modern-era semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.Share TweetThe Broncos quarterback wasn’t the only person named Peyton Manning in attendance at Friday’s practice. The team was joined by an eighth grader with the same name as the famous signal caller. The younger Manning said the introduction was one he had loShare TweetBelow are the injury reports for the Broncos and Buccaneers after Friday’s practices.Share Tweet
Broncos Host AFL’s St. Kilda SaintsOn Friday, the St. Kilda Football Club of the Australian Football league visited Dove Valley, touring the Broncos’ facilities and taking in practice from the sidelines. The visit gave the players an up-close look at a sport many of them admire from afarShare TweetFormer Broncos quarterback Jake Plummer is tepidly toeing the edge of the spotlight that shines on football-crazed Denver, incited all the more by Peyton Manning's arrival. He wants to reclaim a part of himself that he once left behind.Share Tweet
Eric Decker not related to Minnesota officer killed in line of dutyprofootballtalk.com Nov 30, 2012We’ve been flooded with questions today regarding whether Broncos receiver Eric Decker, a native of Cold Spring, Minnesota, is related to Tom Decker, a 31-year-old Cold Spring police officer who was killed Thursday night in an apparent ambush. Eric DeckShare TweetBroncos defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio said he is always nervous during the week of games, but he is used to that and can handle it. But thinking about his son playing Saturday for a state high school championship, well, there's no holding back thos…Share TweetGiven its combination of pregame shenanigans, promises of forthcoming hell to pay and (oh-by-the-way) some legitimately competitive basketball capped by a late-game dagger from one of the NBA's all-time assassins, the front-end of Thursday night's TNT d…Share Tweet
Final Word: AFC WestESPN.com Nov 30, 2012Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 13: Could be a special weekend for John Elway: The Broncos, 8-3, can clinch their second consecutive AFC West title with a victory over visiting Tampa Bay or a San Diego home loss to Cincinnati on Sunday afternoon. T…Share TweetIf enthusiasm, love of football and civic pride were top criteria for cities to win a bid to host the Super Bowl, Denver could be a top contender every year.Share Tweet
Buccaneers pose greater threat to Broncos' run defenseWhen the Broncos defense is at its swirling and aggressive best, it's difficult not to keep your eyes on Elvis Dumervil and Von Miller.Share TweetThanks to a strong weekend in sales, Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III surpassed Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning as the NFL's top-selling jersey, according to the league.Share TweetIt wasn't Doug Martin, the NFL's hottest rookie running back, who the Broncos traded to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on draft day.Share Tweet
NFL32OT: Cardinals' Struggles ContinueNov 30Episode 228: Suzy Kolber and Damien Woody discuss how the Cardinals season collapsed. Steve Young breaks down what the Bucs need to do to get a win against the Broncos. The NFL32 crew discuss Adrian Peterson missing the team bus.
'Playbook': Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Denver BroncosNov 30Will the Buccaneers last-ranked pass defense be able to overcome facing Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning? The "Playbook" analysts explain why QB Josh Freeman will be a key to this game.
Dwight Howard's Monster NightNov 30Dwight Howard's double-double, 28 points and 20 boards, leads Lakers to 122-103 win over Nuggets.