Let’s take a look at the five best teams in the NFL heading into the 2014 season.
He may be known for his trash-talking, but that doesn’t mean Sherman isn’t one of the most talented cornerbacks currently in the NFL. As this year’s cover athlete for Madden 15, he’s out to prove there no such thing as the “Madden Curse”.
The Denver Broncos look like they’re ready to start the season. They had an impressive preseason debut against the Seattle Seahawks, and they christened San Francisco’s new stadium with a 34-0 shutout of the 49ers.
The website PredictionMachine.com says the Broncos emerge victorious in 25.1 percent of 50,000 computer simulations that the “Predictalator,” as it’s called, runs of the 2014 NFL season.
It happens every summer — unheralded rookies or free agents become training camp darlings. It definitely happened to two Broncos hopefuls in the opener with the Seattle Seahawks — running back Juwan Thompson and receiver/returner Jordan Norwood.
The Denver Broncos are content to wait for running backs Montee Ball and C.J. Anderson to heal.
The Seattle Seahawks’ preseason opener against the Denver Broncos devolved into a game of flag football, which wasn’t unexpected in light of the NFL’s renewed emphasis on illegal contact and holding.
The Super Bowl teams slogged through a preseason opener delayed by lightning and a flurry of flags Thursday night before linebacker Steven Jackson’s end zone interception of Terrelle Pryor’s pass sealed the Denver Broncos’ 21-16 win over the Seattle Seahawks.
Lightning strikes in Denver forced a delay in the Seattle Seahawks’ preseason game against the Broncos.
When the Seattle Seahawks visit the Broncos for a preseason kickoff Thursday night, they’ll see a Denver defense that was reshaped with them in mind — along with a team still smarting over all that trash talk during and after the Super Bowl.