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Peyton Manning and Tom Brady have been in each other's way for more than a decade — it’s the greatest individual rivalry in NFL history and their close friendship makes it even more compelling.Upvote Share Tweet
For fans of favorites, Manning’s teams have delivered the goodsprofootballtalk.com Jan 18, 2014There has been much said about the visiting Patriots being underdogs in Sunday’s AFC title game at Denver. Now, let’s take a minute to ponder the Broncos as favorites. For starters, Denver has been favored in every game this season. In fact, the Broncos…Upvote Share Tweetpatriotsgab.com Jan 18, 2014The New England Patriots will face the Denver Broncos tomorrow at 3:00 pm inside Mile High Stadium. The Patriots are going into this game as underdogs once again, second time this season against the Denver Broncos. That favors New England. Brady and com…Upvote Share TweetFormer New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez can't watch football on TV for his own safety, the sheriff in charge of the prison said on Saturday.Upvote Share TweetDENVER -- The 4 p.m. ET deadline for NFL teams to make roster moves for Sunday's conference championship games has passed, and the Patriots didn't have any transactions. That leaves rookie Ryan Allen is the lone punter on the roster. As reported earlier…Upvote Share Tweet
Greg Cosell’s AFC Playoff Preview: Attention is on QBs, but each team can and will run ityahoo.com Jan 18, 2014In the regular-season meeting between the Broncos and Patriots, New England coach Bill Belichick played almost every snap out of a two-deep safety shell, with six players in the box. So the Broncos handed off to Knowshon Moreno 37 times for 224 yards, a…Upvote Share Tweet
Patriots Asked About Smoking Weed While In Denverdeadspin.com Jan 18, 2014The Patriots are on the road this week in Denver to play the Broncos in the AFC Championship game, so let's talk about drugs. Denver is in Colorado, where (like Washington, host to the NFC Championship) the recreational use of marijuana is legal. On Fri…Upvote Share Tweet
In Denver, Fans Are Bullish on the Broncos, but Wary of the Patriotsnytimes.com Jan 18, 2014Broncos fans are rabid in support of their team, but ever-wary of Tom Brady and the Patriots in Sunday’s A.F.C. title game.Upvote Share TweetPatriots owner Robert Kraft has more to choose from than others when it comes to favorite memories. But even before this current season is over, Kraft said the current version of his team is among his favorites. While the Patriots haven’t added to the t…Upvote Share Tweet
Scouting the Broncos: Q&A with USA TODAY Sports reporter Lindsay JonesUSA TODAY Sports NFL reporter Lindsay Jones was gracious enough to answer some questions for us about the Denver Broncos, a team she covered for four and a half years.Upvote Share Tweet
Football journey: Logan RyanESPN.com Jan 18, 2014One of the things the New England Patriots liked about cornerback Logan Ryan as a prospect in the 2013 NFL Draft was his ball disruption, as he was viewed to be among an elite group that included first-round picks Dee Milliner and D.J. Hayden, and third…Upvote Share TweetENGLEWOOD, Colo. — It’s not what Champ Bailey says, it’s how he says it.Upvote Share Tweet
Patriots receiver Austin Collie has made a lot of adjustments this seasonFOXBOROUGH — Austin Collie has seven receptions as a member of the Patriots, and nearly as many roster transactions: five.Upvote Share Tweet
Ryan Mallett gives Patriots defense plenty of practice in preparing for Peyton ManningFOXBOROUGH — His voice sounded a bit raspy. No doubt it was from the added strain of shouting out all those checks, audibles, and hard counts from the extra work he got during Patriots practice Wednesday.Upvote Share Tweet
Consistency still the key for Patriots offensive lineLogan Mankins was named to the Pro Bowl for another stellar season. But if LeGarrette Blount could have it his way, all of the men who earn their wages in the trenches would be recognized.Upvote Share Tweet
New England Patriots QB Tom Brady, Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning re-live past AFC Championship gamesJan 18A review of the most prominent moments from some of the biggest postseason games in recent memory.
Great rivals describe what makes New England Patriots QB Tom Brady vs. Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning specialJan 18Some of the greatest rivals around the sports world such as Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Bill Walton explain what makes the Tom Brady and Peyton Manning rivalry so special.
How do the New England Patriots plan to stop Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning?Jan 18Former New England Patriots linebacker Willie McGinest explains how his former head coach, Bill Belichick, plans to stop Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning in the AFC Championship.