Peyton Manning threw for 438 yards, but most of those came after the Patriots rolled to a 20-point halftime lead on their way to a surprisingly lopsided win over the favored Broncos.
The New England Patriots are well known for their creativity with the mandated injury report by the league. This week, however, with few injuries and a strong team, there was no need for New England to play games with the injury report, while Denver’s side took longer than usual to come out.
Another year, another homecoming for a Patriot-turned-Bronco star. Aqib Talib is hoping for a happier homecoming Sunday when the Denver Broncos (6-1) visit the Patriots (6-2).
New England rookie quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo spent the week simulating Peyton Manning and his hurry-up offense. Except for one part of it. Garoppolo didn’t use Manning’s now-signature “Omaha!” when calling put the plays at the line.
The Denver Broncos are preparing to take on the New England Patriots on Sunday and they’re getting ready for a battle on the field.
Leading up to Sunday’s battle in New England, CBS4’s Vic Lombardi asked Welker to answer some questions that are on everyone’s minds about the two quarterbacks.
The greatest quarterback rivalry in NFL history began quietly with plenty of empty seats on a cloudy, cool and windy afternoon at Foxboro Stadium on Sept. 30, 2001.
There’s no longer any bad blood between Bill Belichick and Wes Welker heading into the showdown Sunday between the New England Patriots and Denver Broncos.
The Denver Broncos may arguably be the best team in the NFL currently, but they face an uphill climb this weekend, playing in New England. The Patriots are incredible at home, especially with Tom Brady at quarterback.
The New England Patriots are good at home. Very good. The Denver Broncos haven’t won in Foxborough, Mass., since 2006. They’re hoping to change that on Sunday and, in the process, end some Patriots winning streaks.