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AFC West News and Rumors
Denver Broncos defensive end Elvis Dumervil has yet to practice this week after suffering a sprained left shoulder in a win over the Carolina Panthers last week. That’s expected to change tomorrow. According to Arnie Stapleton of the Associated Press, DUpvote Share TweetEarlier this week, Chiefs quarterback Brady Quinn said he’d been cleared to play after suffering a concussion against the Raiders last month. The next day, Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel said otherwise. Now, the player and the team apparently are on the sUpvote Share TweetReceiver Dwayne Bowe, who is set to be a free agent after this season, told the Kansas City Star that he would like to stay a Chief. Will he? It may depend on who is running the team. If Kansas City doesn't put the franchise tag on him, Bowe could be at…Upvote Share Tweet
Chat wrap: How Chargers can win SundayHere are some highlights of our AFC West chat, which was held earlier Thursday: DENVER Bill from Corona, Calif..: How close to 100 percent is Peyton? Give me a percentage. He silenced the questions about the deep ball, throwing to the right etc. Also he…Upvote Share Tweet
Many key Raiders questionable vs. SaintsThe Oakland Raiders are dealing with several injuries as they prepare to host New Orleans on Thursday. Safety Tyvon Branch, one of the team’s better defenders, missed his second straight day of practice Thursday with a neck injury. Fellow starter Matt GUpvote Share TweetThe chances are increasing that the San Diego Chargers will enter their pivotal game at Denver on Sunday without left tackle Jared Gaither and running back Ryan Mathews. The two players missed their second straight day of practice Thursday. Mathews has …Upvote Share Tweet
Purple Drank Popular Among Teenagers, Jim Marcus Russell, Says Stupid Websitedeadspin.com Nov 15, 2012iVillage.com seems like the kind of website that moms are supposed to read. Really lame moms, based on the fact that it runs articles that are as hilariously pearl clutch-y as this one. More »Upvote Share TweetIf John Elway wanted to be safe, he could have continued enjoying retirement and selling cars. But for Hall of Fame quarterback has taken a hands-on role as the Broncos football boss, and hasn’t been afraid to make tough decisions. One of the biggest waUpvote Share TweetEach blogger is nominating one team from the division he covers that, with seven weeks remaining in the regular season, has the look of a team that could contend for the Super Bowl. I wouldn’t have been able to participate in this exercise in the past tUpvote Share Tweet
One guy to watch: One player from each AFC West team to watch in We…One player from each AFC West team to watch in Week 11: Denver returner Trindon Holliday: Holliday has been a Bronco for a month, but he has become a must-see attraction. He has scored on a kickoff return in Week 9 and on a punt return in Week 10. Havin…Upvote Share Tweet
Peter King: Week 11 picksCNNSI.com Nov 15, 2012The Chargers are playing for more than their last playoff hopes this week, they're playing for jobs. Can San Diego beat Denver to stay alive in the AFC West? Peter King makes his picks.Upvote Share TweetPlease join me for our AFC West chat that begins at 2 p.m. Thursday. I look forward to chatting with you.Upvote Share Tweet
Peyton gets ribbed for awkward slideWhen it comes to passing, Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is having a great year. When it comes to running, he’s not. (Then again, given that he has the physique of the pre-oil-can Tin Man, when has he?) As explained by Lindsay H. Jones of USA TodaUpvote Share Tweet
Norv Turner, Antonio Gates stand behind Philip RiversAfter another costly interception from San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers in a loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, head coach Norv Turner was asked if he’d consider sitting his starting quarterback. Turner had benched running back RyanUpvote Share Tweet
M & M: Which Manning will have more playoff wins?Nov 15Will Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning or New York Giants QB Eli Manning have more playoff wins this season? Marshall Faulk and Michael Irvin talk about the Manning brothers and the powerful Ravens offense.
Countdown Daily Prediction: Chargers-BroncosNov 15The NFL Live crew makes their picks for San Diego at Denver
Countdown Daily Prediction: Saints-RaidersNov 15The NFL Live crew makes their picks for New Orleans at Oakland
Weather update: Bengals @ ChiefsNov 15AccuWeather.com updates climate conditions for the Bengals @ Chiefs.
Jim Trotter: To receive or to defer? That's the questionNov 15The biggest comeback in Broncos history did not begin with a touchdown. It began with a pre-game coin flip.
Biggest NFL games of Week 11 -- John Clayton's First & 10Nov 15This weekend will help determine how interesting the AFC playoff race will be down the stretch, John Clayton writes.
The Sports Guy's Thursday NFL PickNov 15Who's up for another three hours of shitty football? Pull up a chair and watch poorly prepared, banged-up football players from two forgettable teams...