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DENVER — This wasn't Peyton Manning's fault. John Fox got a little conservative. Safety Rahim Moore somehow let Jacoby Jones behind him for a miraculous touchdown with less than a minute left. The Ravens put up 479 yards. When a 10-point underdog pullsUpvote Share Tweet
The Baltimore Ravens have reached the AFC Championship Game for the third time in the last five seasons after rookie Justin Tucker's 47-yard field goal gave the underdogs a 38-35 double overtime win over the No. 1-seed Denver Broncos in Saturday's divis…Upvote Share Tweet
Gene Frenette: How many years will Jaguars' new GM need?jacksonville.com Jan 12, 2013About midway through the 2012 season, Jaguars owner Shad Khan began to realize that his $760 million investment needed more extensive repair than at the time of purchase. Some people would like to think repeating what the Indianapolis Colts did this sea…Upvote Share Tweet
Time for Jim Caldwell to get consideration for another coaching jobAs Jacksonville G.M. Dave Caldwell compiles the list of candidates for the Jaguars’ head-coaching job, he should look no farther than his own name. Last name, not first name. Ravens offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell, thrust into the position last monthUpvote Share TweetTen months after Denver dumped Tim Tebow in favor of Peyton Manning, Tebow’s brother is delighted to see the Broncos advance no further in the playoffs this year than they did last year. Peter Tebow, the older brother of Tim Tebow, went on Twitter and tUpvote Share Tweet
Peyton Manning’s third-quarter fumble brings the Tuck Rule back into the spotlightDepending on where you stand on the NFL's "Tuck Rule," the Baltimore Ravens either got a fumble recovery they deserved with 2:37 left in the third quarter, or the Denver Broncos were completely jobbed by a rule that should not even be in the r…Upvote Share TweetAfter benefitting from what initially appeared to be a “tuck rule” special which wasn’t called that way, the Ravens have tied their game at Denver entering the fourth quarter. After taking over on a short field after a Peyton Manning fumble - whicUpvote Share Tweet
Pace slows, but Broncos reclaim leadWhile it no longer appears the first one to 60 will win this Divisional Round playoff game, the back-and-forth continues. The Broncos just reclaimed the lead, now up 21-14, on Peyton Manning’s 14-yard touchdown pass to Knowshon Moreno. Broncos offensiveUpvote Share Tweet
Peyton Manning throws perfect pass to Brandon Stokely to bring Broncos-Ravens to 14-14 at end of first quarterThere have been just two times in NFL playoff history that a first quarter ended with a 14-14 tie until today's game between the Denver Broncos and Baltimore Ravens. The Broncos started the scoring with a 90-yard punt return from Trindon Holliday, and B…Upvote Share Tweet
Manning bounces back with long drive, ties gameYes, this is now officially better than Wild Card weekend. It’s not even the second quarter, and both sides have taken turns making big plays, with the Ravens and Broncos tied 14-14. Peyton Manning just tied it back up with a 15-yard touchdown pass to BUpvote Share Tweet
Ravens get a pick six, may have gotten away with pass interferenceIt would be a stretch to blame Peyton Manning for his first interception against the Ravens. But the Broncos sure might have a case to blame the officials. On a short pass to Eric Decker, Ravens cornerback Chykie Brown tipped the ball in the air. The re…Upvote Share Tweet
Glove not making a difference as Ravens reclaim leadMuch has been made this week of Peyton Manning’s record in cold weather games, and the fact he’s wearing a glove on his throwing hand. CBS’ Solomon Wilcots even reported that Manning was sticking his hand into a bucket of ice water in practice, to sUpvote Share TweetThe Denver Broncos would very much like to thank the Houston Texans for waiving return man Trindon Holliday after Week 5 of the 2012 NFL season. The Broncos picked up the third-year man from LSU, and they haven't lost a game since. In fact, Holliday was…Upvote Share Tweet
Welcome to Denver — it’s cold (almost the coldest game of Peyton Manning’s career, in fact)DENVER - The pregame chatter about it being very cold here for the AFC playoff game between the Ravens and Broncos is very true. Trust me. This is very close to being the coldest game of Peyton Manning's NFL career, in fact. The coldest game Manning has…Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Jan 12, 2013Baltimore at Denver, 4:30 p.m. (CBS): It'll be cold and probably lopsided, but the first thing might negate the second thing, so who knows. It'll also either be the last game of Ray Lewis's career or the last game of Peyton Manning's much-ballyhooed com…Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens, Broncos to deal with frigid tempsThat glove Peyton Manning has been wearing on his throwing hand will come in quite handy Saturday for what could be the coldest home postseason game in Denver Broncos' history.Upvote Share TweetDid Reggie Wayne get a fair shake from the Associated Press panel of 50 voters who pick the NFL All-Pro Team? It’s easy to rant and rave and say no. Detroit’s Calvin Johnson and Chicago’s Brandon Marshall are the first-teamers, with Cincinnati’s AUpvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 12, 2013A resurgent Peyton Manning has the Broncos in search of their 12th consecutive victory. But can Ray Lewis and Baltimore spoil Denver's path to the Super Bowl? Follow the action.Upvote Share TweetWhen the Associated Press announced its All-Pro Team on Saturday morning, just two players received 50 of a possible 50 votes: Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, and Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt. No surprise in either case, as…Upvote Share TweetIndianapolis Colts special teams coordinator Marwan Maalouf will not be back on coach Chuck Pagano's staff next season.Upvote Share TweetTitans coach Mike Munchak is parting ways with special teams coach Alan Lowry, the designer of the Music City Miracle play that spurred Tennessee's lone Super Bowl run in 2000, said eople familiar with the decision.Upvote Share Tweet
Jim Trotter: Kaepernick answers another question with dazzling playoff deb…Jan 12SAN FRANCISCO -- Perhaps 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh is a football savant, because his decision to change starting quarterbacks midway through the season is, for the time being, proving to be as cunning as it was calculated.
NFL playoffs -- Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos choked in historic fashion …Jan 12Peyton Manning and the Broncos victimized themselves with a choke job for the ages against the Baltimore Ravens.