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Quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos drops back to pass what would be his 500th career touchdown pass to Julius Thomas #80 (not pictured) in the first quarter of a game against the Arizona Cardinals at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 5, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Peyton Manning Throws 500th Career TD Pass

Peyton Manning has thrown his 500th career touchdown pass, joining Brett Favre as the only members of the exclusive club.

10/05/2014

Tight end Virgil Green of the Denver Broncos runs with the ball after apass reception during the second quarter of the game against the Seattle Seahawks. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Virgil Green Is Broncos’ Mr. Versatility

Football fans tend to overlook Green, a member of the same 2011 draft class as Julius Thomas, a fantasy player’s dream who has caught an AFC-high 17 touchdown passes since 2013.

10/02/2014

Patrick Peterson plays against the San Francisco 49ers on Sept. 21 in Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the 49ers 23-14.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Rahim Moore: There’s A Reason Cardinals Are 3-0

Sunday marks the Denver Broncos’ return to football after a one-week absence. It also means the return of one of the team’s most valued defensive players.

10/02/2014

Head coach John Fox of the Denver Broncos looks on during a preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers at Levi's Stadium on August 17, 2014 in Santa Clara, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

As Fox Says, Broncos Aren’t A Well-Oiled Machine

In the aftermath of another letdown against the Seattle Seahawks, Denver coach John Fox was asked if he could nevertheless take some positives out of the Broncos losing in overtime rather than getting blown out as they did in the Super Bowl.

09/27/2014

Defensive tackle Terrance Knighton of the Denver Broncos talks to teammates during a break in the game against the Seattle Seahawks during preseason action at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on Aug. 7, 2014.  (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Studs And Duds: A Look At Which Broncos Have Performed, Which Haven’t

Three weeks into the season and the Denver Broncos are doing well at 2-1. But which players have lived up to expectations and which ones are leaving something to be desired?

09/26/2014

Wide receiver Wes Welker #83 of the Denver Broncos warms up before the game against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on September 21, 2014 in Seattle,Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Wes Welker Isn’t Holding Back At All

Anyone who thought Wes Welker was going to hold back following his third concussion in nine months was mistaken.

09/25/2014

Emmanuel Sanders catches the ball in front of cornerback Richard Sherman of the Seattle Seahawks during the first quarter of the game at CenturyLink Field on Sept. 21, 2014, in Seattle. (credit: Otto Greule/Getty Images)

Denver Broncos’ Drop In Scoring Partly Due To Rotating Receivers Corps

With positive changes, there usually come negatives. And while the Broncos have enjoyed seeing new receiver Emmanuel Sanders catch on, it’s meant a drop in production by their veteran wideouts.

09/24/2014

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After Overtime Loss, Sanders Says Broncos Working On Running Game, Focused On Cardinals

The suddenly unpopular overtime rule — at least from the perspective of the Broncos and their fans — has bit Emmanuel Sanders more than once.

09/22/2014

Head coach John Fox of the Denver Broncos yells out to the officials during the second quarter of the game against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on September 21, 2014 in Seattle,Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Broncos Dismiss Talk Of Moral Victory At Seattle

Sure, there were plenty of positives to take from Denver’s 26-20 overtime loss at Seattle on Sunday that was such a far cry from the shellacking the Broncos endured in the Super Bowl. All those good things could prove ample tinder for another Super Bowl run, however.

09/22/2014

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Broncos, Seahawks Called Unseen Offensive Plays In Game’s Last 2 Drives

While the last time the two teams met was a blowout, the coaching staffs of the Broncos and the Seahawks showed they were both well prepared for the game to get close this time.

09/22/2014

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