Teams played their first preseason game this week, offering coaches and GMs their first glimpse of the strengths and weakness of their roster.
The Nuggets are scheduled to fly to Philadelphia on Tuesday to prepare for the first game of the season Wednesday, and they are hoping Hurricane Sandy won’t hamper their travel plans.
The NHL says it has canceled the rest of the 2012 preseason.
Peyton Manning got intercepted near the goal line on the game’s opening possession and watched from the sideline the rest of the night as the Denver Broncos beat the Chicago Bears 31-3 in the preseason opener on Thursday.
Two young Broncos scored touchdowns during the Broncos first preseason game last Thursday night. Both players might be seen as having a special advantage as they compete for a spot on the roster.