The last top seed to open its playoff run against a team it had just lost to at home in December was the 2008 New York Giants, who were beaten again by Philadelphia in the rematch.
Trindon Holliday is the NFL’s shortest — and quite possibly fastest — player. His 105-yard kickoff return for a touchdown against Cincinnati went down as the longest play in Broncos history.
Wide receiver-punt returner Eddie Royal has joined the San Diego Chargers after burning them a few times while with the division rival Denver Broncos.
Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos are even bigger underdogs at New England this weekend than they were against Pittsburgh.
Turns out, the play that sprung Demaryius Thomas for his game-winning TD on Sunday was hatched at halftime.
It took the Denver Broncos’ newest star until the end of his second NFL season to validate his status as the first wide receiver selected in the 2010 draft.
A young patient at The Children’s Hospital named Jake suffers from neurofibromatosis and has had a real tough time. But like most 14-year-olds, he loves football and the Denver Broncos.
Eric Decker knew fewer passes were going to come his way with Tim Tebow at quarterback, even after All-Pro wide receiver Brandon Lloyd’s trade opened up opportunities for a new top target to emerge in Denver.
Even though the Broncos were 1-4 without him and 4-1 with him, including two fourth-quarter comebacks, Tebow’s detractors call him a phony, fake and scripted, a goody two-shoes. This, despite guiding the Broncos back to relevancy at 5-5, a game behind front-running Oakland in the AFC West.
The Denver Broncos are in contention at the halfway point of the season thanks to a middling AFC West and a return to health.