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When the 1-2 Denver Broncos beat the Oakland Raiders, 37-6, on September 30, it was the first time all season that Peyton Manning and the Denver offense really got into sync. Since then, Manning's team lost a game to the New England Patriots, and respon…
Share TweetChicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau does not expect to get fined for his comments after Tuesday night's loss to the Indiana Pacers.Share TweetInterim coach Bruce Arians on Wednesday ruled out safety Tom Zbikowski (knee) and running back Donald Brown (ankle) for Sunday's AFC South game between the Tennessee Titans and the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium.Source: indystar.com
Colts' Luck spreads passes around, making this offense tough to stopUpdated Dec 5, 2012 Share TweetIndianapolis Colts rookie quarterback Andrew Luck realizes he can't always force the football to his No. 1 wide receiver, Reggie Wayne.Source: indystar.comShare TweetNdamukong Suh knows at this point he’s a marked man. At the same time, he’s not sure what he can do about it. After Colts guard Mike McGlynn accused him of celebrating over injured Colts tackle Winston Justice, Suh shrugged when discussing it with reSource: profootballtalk.com
Focused Arians hopes for head-coach shotUpdated Dec 5, 2012 Share TweetBruce Arians is 60 and NFL teams are not looking for 60-year-olds as their new head coaches. But he’s something else, too -- a guy who’s good with young quarterbacks who’s done great work this season with Andrew Luck. And teams will be looking for a
The Top 10 NBA Player Rivalries Of All TimeUpdated Dec 5, 2012 Share TweetIn all sports the basic concept is to beat your opposition. You never want to lose a game to anyone, but when your rival beats you there’s a different feel. When your rival beats you, there’s suddenly an everlasting second wind about you. When your riSource: dimemag.com
Blogger Blitz: Our young QBsUpdated Dec 5, 2012 Share TweetWe've heard it about Blaine Gabbert for nearly two seasons and we heard it about Jake Locker on Sunday. When they have receivers dropping passes and shaky protection, they don't stand much of a chance. Andrew Luck is obviously a different breed. But his…Share TweetWhile other QBs are stealing headlines, there's some guy in New England putting up MVP numbers. No, Tom Brady's mastery isn't new, but his 2012 run is still stunning, says Kerry Byrne.Source: CNNSI.com
Pacers Push Past Blazers, 99-92Dec 5Paul George leads Pacers with 22 points.
Inside the Huddle: Megatrend, RBs, QBs & KickersDec 5John Clayton takes you inside the huddle to see Megatron Johnson, Green-Ellis, the Class of 2012 rookie QBs and some trouble in the kicking game.
Countdown Daily AccuScore: TEN-INDDec 5Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Titans-Colts
Target Date For Chuck Pagano's ReturnDec 5Adam Schefter says Chuck Pagano is targeting the Colts' regular-season finale on Dec. 30 as a possible return date.
Sources: Los Angeles Lakers rebuffing trade inquiries for Pau GasolDec 5The Los Angeles Lakers, largely at the behest of general manager Mitch Kupchak, have rebuffed trade inquiries from at least two teams for Pau Gasol, according to sources with knowledge of the Lakers' thinking.
Daily Dime: Dallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Clippers a lesson in NBA busines…Dec 5J.A. Adande examines the Clippers' win over the Mavericks