The Denver Broncos face a Houston Texans team Sunday who have lost their last dozen games and plenty of their best players to injuries.
With Peyton Manning on the verge of breaking Tom Brady’s single-season touchdown record, Houston interim coach Wade Phillips calls this “just the best year ever of any quarterback.”
The Houston Texans have long seen their offense strike when the iron is hot and consistently run up the score, but they’ve needed the defense to keep the lead. With some players leaving and others are not living up to the hype, J.J. Watt brings the whole package to a team that is getting better every season.
Von Miller has a couple of new pass-rushing partners. What he really needs with Elvis Dumervil bolting to Baltimore is a new nickname.
NFL stars J.J. Watt, Von Miller and Champ Bailey will take part in a weeklong visit to U.S. troops at military bases throughout the Middle East.
Von Miller’s a menace for opposing offensive tackles and quarterbacks alike, and the most dominant defensive player in the NFL today.
Second-year linebacker Von Miller is becoming as big of a headache for Broncos opponents as Peyton Manning is.
Peyton Manning threw for three touchdowns and Von Miller had three sacks, as the Denver Broncos defeated the San Diego Chargers 30-23 on Sunday to take a three-game lead in the AFC West.
Von Miller was such an athletic freak coming out of Texas A&M that his mentor, former Aggies coach Mike Sherman, joked he probably could have crumpled quarterbacks with one hand tied behind his back.
Matt Shaub broke the Broncos’ back with big plays early and often to a host of different receivers, while the Texans controlled the line of scrimmage all day long.