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Bad news for San Diego quarterback Philip Rivers—both Elvis Dumervil a D.J. Williams are active for Denver’s defense today. Dumervil, a two-time Pro Bowl defensive end who battled a shoulder injury during practice this week, has recorded 18 tackles and 7.0 sacks in eight career games against Rivers. Meanwhile, Williams, a 245-pound veteran linebacker who just returned [...]

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Published on 11/18/2012 at Sun Nov 18 13:37.   2 Comments
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The Broncos have a chance to do something this afternoon that they haven’t been able to accomplish in nearly five years—defeat San Diego at home. Denver, once dominate at home with the aid of Mile High Magic, had lost its home field advantage leading up to the arrival of quarterback Peyton Manning.  This season, the Broncos are [...]

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Published on 11/18/2012 at Sun Nov 18 13:05.   No Comments
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Below is NFL Film’s ‘SoundFx’ footage from Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning‘s performance against the Carolina Panthers last weekend: Manning is on pace to break several of John Elway‘s franchise records with 4,808 passing yards and 36 scores through the air.  The Broncos, 6-3, currently lead the AFC West and will take on the 4-5 [...]

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Published on 11/15/2012 at Thu Nov 15 15:23.   4 Comments
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On Monday, Broncos Coach John Fox made two positive announcements when meeting with the media at Dove Valley. First, Fox noted that defensive end Elvis Dumervil, who suffered a shoulder injury on Sunday and had an MRI this morning, did not suffer a tear.  ”(The) MRI proved negative. It’s a muscle strain.  So that was good news,” [...]

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Published on 11/12/2012 at Mon Nov 12 17:02.   27 Comments
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Following the Denver Broncos 35-24 second-half thumping of the San Diego Chargers, the AFC West remains winnable for all of the four teams in the division.  The Broncos are in the best position, tied with San Diego at 3-3 and owning the best division record (2-0) while Kansas City has been all but eliminated from playoff contention with a [...]

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Published on 10/22/2012 at Mon Oct 22 19:06.   8 Comments
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As Week 5 of the NFL season approaches, the Denver Broncos (2-3) are preparing to face the San Diego Chargers (3-2) on the road.  Here are five notes for your consideration going into the game —  (1) Is Von Miller a Defensive Player of the Year candidate? Coming off his Defensive Rookie of the Year campaign, is second-year outside linebacker Von Miller a [...]

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Published on 10/12/2012 at Fri Oct 12 13:30.   6 Comments
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Finally, a Denver Broncos team that doesn’t play down to its competition. The Broncos welcomed the Oakland Raiders into their stadium in Week Four the same way a cat welcomes a mouse into its den. The Broncos played with the Raiders. The Broncos toyed with them. They bruised them up and left a few scratches, [...]

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Published on 09/30/2012 at Sun Sep 30 17:08.   15 Comments
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The Denver Broncos will take Houston Texans this week (First Look); here are six notes for your consideration going into Week 3. (1)  Quarterback Peyton Manning’s go-to-guy seems to be receiver Demaryius Thomas. Throughout the first two weeks of the season, Thomas has led the team in catches (13), yards (188), and scores (2).  In [...]

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Published on 09/21/2012 at Fri Sep 21 12:30.   14 Comments
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Week Two saw the San Diego Chargers take control of the division, with every other team in the AFC West losing. Let’s break down what went down last Sunday and what to expect this Sunday from the Broncos’ division rivals. AFC West Standings Rank Team Record H2H Division Common Conf 1 San Diego Chargers 2-0 [...]

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Published on 09/20/2012 at Thu Sep 20 10:00.   3 Comments
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The AFC West Watch will start with a look back at the huge win Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos had over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday night. The game was much closer than it appeared, but after being used and abused by Ben Roethlisberger for much of the game, the Orange Crush defense woke up and [...]

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Published on 09/11/2012 at Tue Sep 11 13:00.   24 Comments
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