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AFC Pro Bowl Snubs: The Offense

AFC Pro Bowl Snubs: The Offense

yahoo.com Updated Dec 26, 2012
Quarterbacks Made it: Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos/Tom Brady, New England Patriots/Matt Schaub, Houston Texans Should have made it: Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers No argument against Manning and Brady here -- they're among the best in statist…
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  • Let The Debate Begin

    Let The Debate Begin

    CNNSI.com Dec 26, 2012
    Peyton Manning over Tom Brady. No Ndaumkong Suh. Eight teams shut out, but five players from the 2-13 Chiefs. Chris Burke shares his thoughts on the Pro Bowl selections.
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  • The NFL announces AFC, NFC Pro Bowl rosters

    The NFL announces AFC, NFC Pro Bowl rosters

    yahoo.com Dec 26, 2012
    Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning continues to pad his resume for Most Valuable Player and Comeback Player of the Year awards by being named the starter for his 12th trip to the Pro Bowl. After missing the entire 2011 season following multiple n…
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  • Manning, Matthews, Slater following their fathers to the Pro Bo…

    Manning, Matthews, Slater following their fathers to the Pro Bowl

    profootballtalk.com Dec 26, 2012
    For three players on this year’s Pro Bowl rosters, making it to Hawaii is a family tradition. Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, Packers linebacker Clay Matthews and Patriots special teams coverage ace Matthew Slater have all been selected to the Pro B
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  • Colts notebook: Texans coach Gary Kubiak impressed by Colts' tu…

    Colts notebook: Texans coach Gary Kubiak impressed by Colts' turnaround

    indystar.com Dec 26, 2012
    Gary Kubiak is not an Indianapolis Colts fan. Quite the opposite. As coach of the Houston Texans, he will do his best to beat them Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium, which is not to say he isn't an admirer of their improbable season.
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  • Peyton Manning, Peterson returning to Pro Bowl

    Peyton Manning, Peterson returning to Pro Bowl

    CNNSI.com Dec 26, 2012
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Sensational comebacks have Peyton Manning and Adrian Peterson headed for the Pro Bowl.
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  • Colts' Reggie Wayne, Robert Mathis selected to Pro Bowl

    Colts' Reggie Wayne, Robert Mathis selected to Pro Bowl

    Surprisingly, rookie Andrew Luck was not among the four quarterbacks named and is a first alternate.
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  • Colts not taking break against Texans, aim to build momentum

    Colts not taking break against Texans, aim to build momentum

    indystar.com Dec 26, 2012
    Chuck Pagano has spent his 29-year coaching career, including the past three months on a most personal level, tackling things head-on.
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  • Sources: Peyton, Bailey make Pro Bowl team

    Sources: Peyton, Bailey make Pro Bowl team

    ESPN.com Dec 26, 2012
    Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and cornerback Champ Bailey each have been selected to the AFC Pro Bowl team, according to league sources.
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  • Bruce Arians: I’m not just gonna run away to be a head coach

    Bruce Arians: I’m not just gonna run away to be a head coach

    profootballtalk.com Dec 26, 2012
    With Chuck Pagano back to work with the Colts, Bruce Arians has returned to the offensive coordinator role he expected to fill this season. His work while posting an 9-3 record over 12 games filling in for Pagano won’t be quickly forgotten, however. Ari
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  • Eagles officially end Foles' year with broken hand

    Eagles officially end Foles' year with broken hand

    CNNSI.com Dec 26, 2012
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The Philadelphia Eagles have placed quarterback Nick Foles on injured reserve and signed defensive tackle Antonio Dixon to a two-year contract.
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  • Pagano, Manning, Peterson make 2012 a year to remember in NFL

    Pagano, Manning, Peterson make 2012 a year to remember in NFL

    indystar.com Dec 26, 2012
    DENVER - From Peyton Manning overcoming four neck surgeries to Adrian Peterson's rebound from a shredded knee to Chuck Pagano's fight with leukemia, this has been the Year of the Comeback in the NFL.
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  • Colts should commemorate amidst a unique and magic moment

    Colts should commemorate amidst a unique and magic moment

    indystar.com Dec 26, 2012
    After a day flush with emotion occasioned by coach Chuck Pagano's dramatic and long-anticipated return, the Indianapolis Colts stand down today.
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  • A Vote for Pete Carroll as Coach of the Year

    A Vote for Pete Carroll as Coach of the Year

    nytimes.com Dec 26, 2012
    The Colts' Bruce Arians may win it. Bill Belichick seemingly deserves to win every season. But Seattle's rise is too much to overlook.
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  • Indianapolis Colts Women's Club has offers for fans

    Indianapolis Colts Women's Club has offers for fans

    indystar.com Dec 26, 2012
    Fans who want to be part of the Indianapolis Colts Women's Organization are out of luck. Membership to the group is limited to Colts owner Jim Irsay's three daughters -- Carlie, Casey and Kalen, who are also team owners -- female staffers and the wives,…
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  • Colts Women's Organization has social, societal functions

    Colts Women's Organization has social, societal functions

    indystar.com Dec 26, 2012
    When Nicole Pechanec moved to Indianapolis from California in September, she didn't know too many Colts other than her boyfriend, Andrew Luck.
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  • Video - NFL32OT: Pagano Makes His Return 02:59

    NFL32OT: Pagano Makes His Return

    Dec 26
    Episode 238: Suzy Kolber and Chris Mortensen discuss the impact of Chuck Pagano's return to the Colts. Merril Hoge breaks down the playoff race in the NFC. The NFL32 crew discuss which quarterback on an NFC bubble team has the best chance to win.
  • Video - Pro Bowl Rosters Announced 00:52

    Pro Bowl Rosters Announced

    Dec 26
    Robert Griffin III the only rookie QB to be selected to the 2013 Pro Bowl roster.
  • Video - Should Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck have made the Pro Bowl? 01:38

    Should Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck have made the Pro Bowl?

    Dec 26
    Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is absent from the AFC Pro Bowl team. Kurt Warner discusses whether or not the Colts' rookie signal-caller should have made the cut.
  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: HOU-IND 01:00

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: HOU-IND

    Dec 26
    Cary Chow goes inside the numbers for the Texans-Colts

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