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3 hrs ago | USA Today
For the second week in a row, the Denver Broncos survived a second-half meltdown to hold on for a win, this time 24-17 over the Kansas City Chiefs. Broncos weather another meltdown to top Chiefs DENVER - For the second week in a row, the Denver Broncos survived a second-half meltdown to hold on for a win, this time 24-17 over the Kansas City Chiefs.
3 hrs ago | BleacherReport
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning picked up right where he left off last season against the AFC West rival Kansas City Chiefs in leading his team to a 24-17 victory on Sunday. Manning threw three touchdown passes in the first half, and the Chiefs suffered a couple of critical injuries that harmed their chances to get back into this Week 2 showdown.
6 hrs ago | Alabama Live
San Diego Chargers offensive tackle D.J. Fluker congratulates wide receiver Malcom Floyd after a touchdown during the first half of an NFL game on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz.
After three decades, the Denver Broncos will add another No. 80 to the Ring of Fame - the first star to wear that jersey.
The NFL and the players' union had not reached a final agreement on proposed changes to the league's drug policy as of Saturday afternoon, meaning suspended players potentially eligible for reinstatement -- like Denver Broncos receiver Wes Welker -- will not play Sunday. The NFLPA voted Friday to to accept a new policy that would implement testing for human growth hormone and significantly increase the threshold for positive marijuana tests.
If he gets the chance, Emmanuel Sanders will shake Andy Reid's hand Sunday when the Denver Broncos host the Kansas City Chiefs. The Chiefs thought they had a deal with the speedy wide receiver when he visited Kansas City on his free agency tour in March only to watch their AFC West rivals swoop in at the end.
Sep 7, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas runs after a reception in the fourth quarter against the Indianapolis Colts at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The Broncos defeated the Colts 31-24.
When general manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid walked through the glass doors at One Arrowhead Drive for the first time last year, and took over a franchise in disarray, nobody could have expected their turnaround to be so swift and so dramatic. After winning two games in a season marked by tragedy, the Kansas City Chiefs rolled off nine straight wins.
As the Seahawks get set to play their first real game in San Diego since 2002 - the year they returned to the NFC West after 25 years in the AFC West with the Chargers - it's almost like homecoming weekend for Russell Wilson , too. Seattle's third-year quarterback is heading back to the place where his dad flirted with an NFL career, and he also will be facing the quarterback who set the standard at North Carolina State a few years before Wilson shot to stardom there.
Last Thursday, the Seattle Seahawks wasted no time in reasserting themselves as one of the NFL's premier teams - if not the outright favorite to repeat as Super Bowl champions. Seattle's season-opening victory over the Green Bay Packers was about as dominating a performance as Hawks fans could have hoped for.
"He'll most likely be out for the season," Reid said of the third-year offensive lineman. "He is not listed as out for the season yet.
Rookie Derek Carr is the man in the middle of the Raiders huddle. How will he fare against the Texans on Sunday? As it is often more interesting to watch a game when you know more about the teams you are watching, today's Q&A is with friend of the blog, Christopher Hansen .
It could be a rough night for the Kansas City Chiefs as they head to Mile High to take on AFC West rivals Denver Broncos in Sunday's second Sky Sports live game. When the Broncos won the first of two convincing victories over the Chiefs last November, Kansas City went into the game unbeaten ahead of making the playoffs, this time, only in week two, they've already lost and are struggling.
The first week of the season is in the books. Clearly, that means we can make conclusions for the entire rest of the season based on one game! The first week of football is done.
The NFL has had a tough week to say the least but the sport still is the best reality television we have out there. Some early, very early, observations that I have in this young season is that the defending Super Bowl champs had the best first week.
On a day of national reflection, Seahawks QB Russell Wilson not only reflected on his memories of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, he offered, "It's just a sad day, but you also want to remember all those amazing people that we lost at the same time." A recap of the activities at Virginia Mason Athletic Center for Sept.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 06:25 pm
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