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.
Trindon Holliday was again magical for the men from the Mile High City, and overall, Denver’s special teams unit played their best game of the year in the Broncos’ 36-14 win over Carolina.
Peyton Manning made sure John Fox’s return to Carolina was a successful one, throwing for 301 yards and a touchdown to lead the Denver Broncos to a 36-14 win over the Panthers on Sunday.
Trindon Holliday is the NFL’s shortest — and quite possibly fastest — player. His 105-yard kickoff return for a touchdown against Cincinnati went down as the longest play in Broncos history.
Guard Chris Kuper and Tracy Porter were again out of Broncos practice Wednesday. Luckily for Denver, the Panthers like to run, which will limit the impact of Porter’s injury if he is indeed held out.
Trindon Holliday may be the smallest player in the history of the Denver Broncos, but his team-longest 105-yard touchdown return Sunday helped the team win the game.
The Denver Broncos weren’t as potent as usual on offense and Peyton Manning turned the ball over twice on the day. But he and the offense bounced back and the defense got it together in the second half as well to push the team to a third straight victory.
Peyton Manning overcame his two interceptions by throwing for three touchdown passes on Sunday, leading the Denver Broncos to a 31-23 victory over a Cincinnati Bengals team that can’t find a way to top him.
Peyton Manning acknowledged he was “probably a little bit lucky” that he banged the right thumbnail and not the knuckle of his throwing hand on New Orleans defensive end Martez Wilson’s helmet Sunday night.
Joe Mays is likely out for the season after suffering a serious injury to his lower left leg in the Broncos’ win over the Saints.