John Fox would tell Peyton Manning to take the knee again. John Elway, of all people, agreed with that call.
With their 38-35 loss in double-overtime to the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday night, the Denver Broncos became the ninth No. 1 seed in the last eight years to go down in the divisional round.
In the longest game in Denver Broncos history the Broncos lost a thriller at freezing cold Sports Authority Field at Mile High on Saturday.
Try as they might, the Baltimore Ravens just couldn’t get under the skin or into the heads of the Denver Broncos, who were more concerned about talking up their opponents than trash-talking them.
The fans behind the south end zone who earlier had a great view of Peyton Manning’s heart-skipping effort to tackle cornerback Brandon Flowers held up their index fingers as the final seconds ticked away on Denver’s 38-3 rout of the Kansas City Chiefs.
They are 16-point favorites against a team tied for the worst record in the league. With each and every victory over the span of a 10-game winning streak, their once-narrow path to the Super Bowl has grown as wide as an eight-lane highway.
Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey usually keeps pretty quiet when it comes to talking about how good the team is, but now he says the Broncos have the “potential” to be Super Bowl champions.
Second-year safety Rahim Moore has played well all season long, without much recognition, for the Denver defensive backfield.
While there are many other notable free agents have contributed to the Broncos this year, likely the least known is safety Mike Adams, who’s played a vital role.
Returning to a defense that didn’t seem to miss him much, Broncos linebacker D.J. Williams is willing to do anything – even play special teams – to get back on the field after missing the first nine games of the season because of suspensions.
- Apartment Fire In Fort Collins Greeley Freight Station Museum Rockies 5, Giants 0 Colfax Marathon
- USOC Olympic Training Center... Making Strides Against Breast... Buckner Funken Jazz Colorado Mug Shots
- Flash Forward: Concept Cars... CBS4 Newscasters' Dogs Prince Harry Visits Colorado Broncos Rookie Minicamp
- Clear Creek Zipline Colorado Rockies 2013 YouReport Gallery, Spring 2013 Colorado Foxes