Neither David Wilson nor Ray Rice got off to the flying start they wanted last week. The Broncos absolutely flattened the defending Super Bowl champs by a score of 49-27, while the Cowboys edged passed the Giants 36-31 in the opening week of the season.
In the longest game in Denver Broncos history the Broncos lost a thriller at freezing cold Sports Authority Field at Mile High on Saturday.
If the Broncos can play like they did against the Ravens in Week 15; with more physicality, stopping Ray Rice, while also scoring early, they’ll win today.
While the special teams was indeed special, every other facet of the Broncos team went through a sub-par performance in Denver’s Divisional Round loss to the Baltimore Ravens Saturday.
In what could be the last game for seven-time All Pro Ray Lewis, who is retiring after this season, the Broncos and Ravens meet Saturday in the AFC divisional playoffs. Two NFL icons, each 3 wins away from a second championship.
The Ravens will try to bruise and batter the Broncos this Saturday, but if Denver can out-physical Baltimore as they did in Week 15, the Broncos will move onto the AFC Championship.
Now that we know the Baltimore Ravens will be coming to Denver to play the Broncos, what will the men from the Mile High City have to do to win and advance to the AFC Championship game?
Chris Harris returned an interception 98 yards for a momentum-turning touchdown, and the Denver Broncos beat the skidding Baltimore Ravens 34-17 Sunday for their ninth straight victory.
The Ravens run and throw the ball well on offense, while they’re one of the hardest hitting teams in all of football on defense. Sunday will be a tough game for the Broncos in Baltimore, where Denver has never won.
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