Peyton Manning played through a thigh injury and flu-like symptoms and Connor Barth kicked five field goals to lead Denver to a 22-10 victory against the San Diego Chargers.
Everything was going swimmingly in San Diego, as the Chargers had run off five straight victories. That was until the Chiefs beat them Sunday, setting up for a wild AFC West duel in the Mile High City this Thursday night.
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.