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Peyton Manning of the Indianapolis Colts throws a pass against the Green Bay Packers on Oct. 19, 2008, at Lambeau Field in Wisconsin. The Packers won 34-14.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Top 9 NFL Teams Peyton Manning-Led Teams Have Defeated Least

After Peyton Manning and the Broncos beat the Colts in Week 1 of the NFL season, the announcers piped in with news about a surprising feat Manning had just accomplished.

09/22/2014

Running back C.J. Anderson #22 of the Denver Broncos rushes as cornerback Marcus Cooper #31 and free safety Husain Abdullah #39 of the Kansas City Chiefs attempt a tackle during a game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on September 14, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Broncos Stumbling Out Of Tunnel At Halftime

Peyton Manning didn’t take a single second-half snap in the preseason, and he’s barely breaking a sweat after halftime in the regular season.

09/15/2014

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Sloppy Play Results In Low Grades For Broncos In Win Over Kansas City

For a second straight game, the Denver Broncos started hot and finished ice cold. They were able to hold onto their first divisional win over the Kansas City Chiefs, but the grades aren’t pretty.

09/15/2014

Quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos throws in the first quarter of a game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on September 14, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Manning Back To Spreading Ball Around, 2nd Half Woes Continue

In a year where the Denver Broncos had three receivers with 10 or more touchdowns last season, it seems Peyton Manning is picking up right where he left off by spreading the ball around again.

09/14/2014

Wide receiver Reggie Wayne #87 of the Indianapolis Colts makes a pass reception and is tackled by cornerback Aqib Talib #21 of the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on September 7, 2014. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Denver’s D Thwarts Colts’ Comeback In 31-24 Win

After riding shotgun to Peyton Manning’s high-octane offense all of last year, Denver’s defense had the five-time MVP’s back for once.

09/08/2014

Cornerback Bradley Roby celebrates after breaking up a fourth-down pass attempt to Reggie Wayne in the fourth quarter on Sunday. The Broncos won 31-24. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Blowout Turns Into Nail-Biter For Broncos

The Denver Broncos’ first-half rout morphed into an anxiety-filled second half in Sunday night’s season opener.

09/07/2014

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Denver Broncos, Indianapolis Colts Each Missing A Key Starter

Some fare better than others when it comes to escaping training camp and the preseason without major injuries; both the Denver Broncos and Indianapolis Colts had one

09/05/2014

Chris Harris (credit: CBS)

Harris’ Knee Healed, Ready For Opener vs. Colts

Cornerback Chris Harris Jr. believes he is faster than Adrian Peterson – at recovering from a torn ACL, anyway.

09/04/2014

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Denver Broncos, Indianapolis Colts See Wes Welker, Jim Irsay Suspended

hat a day for the Denver Broncos and Indianapolis Colts. With their highly anticipated Sunday Night Football kickoff game slated only five days away, each team got some negative news on Tuesday.

09/03/2014

Peyton Manning's season opener against the Colts might be one of the most anticipated season openers in Broncos' history. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Top 5 Most Important Broncos Season Openers

Here’s a look at some of the most eagerly awaited or important Broncos season openers, in reverse chronological order, since the franchise joined the NFL.

09/02/2014

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