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AFC has record 12 teams at .500 or better through Week 12

Dec. 01, 2021 02:41 AM EST

The NFL has never quite seen a conference like this year's AFC. Heading into December, only four teams in the conference have losing records, with the 12 teams at .500 or better the most for a conference through 12 weeks since the merger. There have...

Can Broncos' great rookie class help them end Chiefs' spell?

Nov. 29, 2021 17:57 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Vic Fangio didn't pay much attention when the Kansas City Chiefs stumbled to a 3-4 start. All he knows is they've fixed whatever was broken, haven't lost since October and “they're back to being the Chiefs again.” The same juggernaut that's won the AFC...

Smith's Falcons winning close games, reach .500 at midpoint

Nov. 08, 2021 12:51 PM EST

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Cordarrelle Patterson says the Atlanta Falcons must “stop giving people heart attacks.” Patterson is in his first season in Atlanta, so he lacks the historical perspective to know heart-stopping wins in the first half of 2021 are the...

Broncos GM says he wanted to do right by Von Miller

Nov. 02, 2021 20:26 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Even for a pair of second-day 2022 draft picks and the roster-building flexibility those will provide, George Paton confirmed it wasn't easy signing off on Von Miller's departure to the Los Angeles Rams. “No doubt. This was not easy. I didn't...

Von Miller leaves snowy Denver behind for Rams, sunshine

Nov. 01, 2021 20:39 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The trade began to hit Von Miller as he toddled past the photo gallery of great moments that decorate the Denver Broncos headquarters. The featured shot is the one of him knocking the ball and, in effect, the Lombardi Trophy, from Cam Newton's...

Denver Broncos honoring Hall of Famer Manning this weekend

Oct. 29, 2021 13:03 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos haven't had much success since Peyton Manning retired a month after becoming the first starting quarterback to win Super Bowls with two different teams. But his legacy lives on at Empower Field at Mile High, where Manning will...

Rookie QBs getting crash course in up-and-down life of NFL

Oct. 08, 2021 18:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — No one said this was going to be easy, rookie. Playing quarterback in the NFL is no simple task, and this year's class of newcomers is getting a crash course — filled with sacks, interceptions and losses — in how difficult it is to immediately...

Brady chases all-time yards passing record in reunion game

Sep. 29, 2021 09:44 AM EDT

Sometime in the first half Sunday night, Tom Brady should add another record to his already impressive haul of them. It couldn't come in a more appropriate location. With 68 yards passing in his return to New England, Brady will surpass Drew Brees'...

Packers make another Bay Area trip to face 49ers

Sep. 25, 2021 17:37 PM EDT

GREEN BAY (1-1) at SAN FRANCISCO (2-0) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. EDT, NBC OPENING LINE: 49ers by 4, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Green Bay 1-1; San Francisco 1-1 SERIES RECORD: Packers lead...

Broncos host Jets with chance at first 3-0 start since 2016

Sep. 24, 2021 17:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK JETS (0-2) at DENVER (2-0) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Broncos by 10½, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Jets 0-2; Broncos 2-0. SERIES RECORD: Broncos lead 21-16-1. ...