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Seventy-nine days before Peyton Manning punched the Broncos’ ticket to the Super Bowl head coach John Fox lay on a golf course near his offseason home in North Carolina and feared he was dying.
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.
Before he became a pop star, McCoy grew up in the small town of Geneva, New York, where he was a burgeoning young athlete who now believes that being a fan of the New York Giants NFL franchise was in his destiny.
Fans in New York never want to abandon thoughts of the postseason this early into any season. As frustrated as they may be, the hope of a postseason run remains in the minds of the fans of both New York NFL teams.
Of all the ways Peyton Manning and the Denver offense have dominated over the first two games of the season, this one probably says the most.
The Denver Broncos might not have to wait long to see if Chris Clark is worth every penny of the two-year contract extension he signed Monday – he could be protecting Peyton Manning’s blindside this weekend.
The latest meeting between the Manning brothers drew a big television audience.
Peyton Manning again beat younger brother Eli, throwing two touchdown passes in leading the Denver Broncos past the New York Giants 41-23 on Sunday.
Champ Bailey will miss his second straight game because of a lingering left foot sprain that has sidelined him since Aug. 17.
There’s a strain of marijuana named after Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and his people aren’t happy about it.