Will new “points of emphasis,” which may limit how defensive backs defend receivers, affect the physical Seahawks? Check back at midseason for an answer. For now, there’s no reason to think the Seahawks will surrender the top spot.
While Peyton Manning’s prodigious offense was scorching scoreboards all of last season, collecting records and accolades by the bundle, Denver’s depleted defense was giving up 25 points a game.
After a rough 2013 season that began with a six-game drug suspension and ended with a blown out knee in December, Von Miller made an appearance at a public event 20 pounds lighter and with a rediscovered smile.
Before DeMarcus Ware even had a chance to sit down with Broncos boss John Elway, he saw exactly how serious the team was about fixing its defense.
After a 117-103 loss to the Suns on Sunday night the Nuggets have lost four of five.
When the 49ers and Seahawks meet for the third time this season the stakes could not be higher. The winner will move on to the Super Bowl, while the loser will have to deal with falling just short of the big stage and to make matters worse at the hands of their hated division rival.
An unexpected 27-20 loss to the Chargers on Thursday night made Peyton Manning and the Broncos look average and placed all their regular-season goals in jeopardy.
Von Miller looked great Wednesday in his first practice since serving his six-game drug abuse suspension – all 270 pounds of him.
In his first for-the-record comments since his name’s been bandied about as a possible replacement for Lane Kiffin at USC, Jack Del Rio declined Thursday to address speculation he might return to his alma mater.
Derek Wolfe said on Xfinity Monday Live he’s never been as tired in his life as he was in the second quarter on Sunday after a fast start by Eagles quarterback Michael Vick and their fast-paced offense.