Whenever cornerback Kayvon Webster arrived at practice at South Florida, he’d proclaim, “Champ Bailey’s here.”
Denver Broncos fans still feel like they’ve been run over by a truck and cornerback Chris Harris said he’s not been sleeping well after the heartbreaking loss to the Baltimore Ravens.
Denver fans and players were no doubt disappointed in the Broncos loss to Baltimore in double overtime, Saturday. Everything the orange and blue did right in the season, they did wrong in the postseason game to end their season abruptly.
In what could be the last game for seven-time All Pro Ray Lewis, who is retiring after this season, the Broncos and Ravens meet Saturday in the AFC divisional playoffs. Two NFL icons, each 3 wins away from a second championship.
John Elway insisted that every one of the Denver Broncos was better the second Peyton Manning put his signature on that nearly $100 million contract last spring.
In a league where injuries can make or break a team’s season, it’s Denver’s lack of them, along with its ability to replace the few players who do go out, that has turned the Broncos into legitimate Super Bowl contenders with a nine-game winning streak.
Cornerback Chris Harris has stepped up this season, becoming a key piece of the Denver defense with his phenomenal play.
Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey usually keeps pretty quiet when it comes to talking about how good the team is, but now he says the Broncos have the “potential” to be Super Bowl champions.
Denver put up 17 points in each half and led throughout to eventually win 34-17 over the Ravens. It was the Broncos first win in Baltimore since 1983 when they were still the Colts, and the first over the Ravens in Maryland.
Chris Harris returned an interception 98 yards for a momentum-turning touchdown, and the Denver Broncos beat the skidding Baltimore Ravens 34-17 Sunday for their ninth straight victory.