With their sixth straight victory Sunday, the Denver Broncos are in complete control of their division. Of course, their division rivals losing only helps matters.
Denver has clearly been the class of the AFC West through seven games, but San Diego and Oakland are hanging around.
Denver’s most difficult schedule in the NFL has been front-loaded with their toughest opponents, and it should get easier very soon.
The Denver Broncos have proven they are the top team in the AFC West through six games, and with the Chiefs and Raiders floundering, the division is shaping up as a two-horse race.
After the Denver Broncos 37-6 rout of the Oakland Raiders last Sunday it appears Peyton Manning and his receivers are getting on the same page.
David Bruton is special not only because he’s worked tirelessly to become a professional football player, but because he gave back to his community by becoming a high school teacher during the NFL lockout as well.
Dogged by interceptions one week and incompletions the next, Peyton Manning was simply incredible Sunday in leading the Denver Broncos to their biggest blowout of the Oakland Raiders in nearly a half-century.
Denver was dominant in all three phases of the game Sunday as they blew out the Raiders on the arm of Peyton Manning and the strength of strong tackling by the defense.
Peyton Manning finished with 338 yards and three touchdown passes Sunday to lift the Denver Broncos to a 37-6 victory over the Oakland Raiders.
The Raiders have three top players listed as out, while the Broncos have at least one starter of their own that will be sitting the bench for this big AFC West game.