Even Without Peyton Manning, Patriots-Broncos Is Game Of The WeekHere's a look at the Patriots vs. Broncos this weekend in addition to a few other games worth watching in Week 12.
Team Grades: Broncos Clinch AFC West, Temporarily Keep Chargers Out Of PlayoffsWith back-to-back losses to the two top teams in the conference, the Chargers (8-6) now are essentially in must-win mode over the final two weekends of the season, which still does not guarantee San Diego a playoff spot when all is said and done.
Injury Report: Updates On Corey Liuget And Ryan MathewsWith three games remaining in the regular season, the Chargers really need to win out in order to control their own playoff destiny. Lose a game or two, and they may not even be playing come January.
Opponent Profile: Will Broncos Add To San Diego's Misery?After dropping a tough 23-14 loss this past Sunday evening to the AFC East-leading New England Patriots, the Chargers find themselves sitting at 8-4 with three games remaining in the regular season.
6 Things That Mark On Peyton's Forehead ResemblesCan you say Illuminati?
Injury Report: Updates On Brandon Flowers And Manti Te'oIn order to leave Denver victorious this Thursday evening, San Diego will need a complete game on both sides of the ball and along the special teams front.
Gallo Goes There: Major College Football Towns Should Host Future Super BowlsWith all the extra attention an outdoor, cold weather Super Bowl has given the league, the NFL should commit to making the host city a major part of the Super Bowl story every year.
Patriots Team Grades: Super Bowl Hopes End With AFC Championship Loss To BroncosThe 2013 New England Patriots overachieved this season, but they couldn't overcome a powerful Denver Broncos squad in the AFC Championship Game.
Patriots Defense Needs Big Game Against Broncos In AFC Championship GameBoth Patriots Nation and Broncos Country are looking forward to Brady/Manning XV. The rest of the planet will probably enjoy the game, too.
Peyton Manning's Passing Record In QuestionPeyton Manning set a multitude of NFL records this season, but one may be taken away by the NFL. The league and their official statisticians are currently reviewing a play that could mean a loss of one record.
Keidel: The Book Of Eli, Written By PeytonYou laugh now, but there was a time, very recently, when it was a debate. There was a time, when we thought the kid had commandeered the throne. There was a time when, when we thought it was the dawn of one empire, and the dusk of another.
AFC Update: Injuries Pile Up During Week 2 Of NFL PreseasonThis week saw an increase in preseason intensity. Starters played longer, and the injury totals spiked yet again. Here's the scoop from all around the AFC...