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Broncos tried to get Jimmy Clausen on waivers

Here’s how bad it has gotten for the Broncos: In the effort to fill up their depth chart with healthy quarterbacks, they tried to get Jimmy Clausen. According to Mike Klis of, the Broncos made a waivers claim for Clausen, who was cut by the Bears on Monday. The Broncos, at 8-2, had lower…

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Broncos to work out Christian Ponder on Wednesday

Here’s the latest tangible piece of evidence that Peyton Manning won’t be practicing or playing for a while — and the latest bit of proof regarding the current lack of competent NFL quarterbacks. The Broncos have announced that they will work out Christian Ponder on Wednesday. Ponder, the 12th overall pick in 2011, signed with…

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Peyton Manning, in a walking cast, will miss “at least” the next two weeks

Brock Osweiler gets a minimum of two more games to prove himself in Denver. According to the Broncos, Dr. Robert Anderson advised quarterback Peyton Manning to spend the next week or more in a walking cast. After removal of the case, rehab on the injured foot will continue. He reportedly has a partially torn plantar…

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Osweiler, not Manning, will start against New England

Mike Florio explains how Sunday night’s Patriots-Broncos matchup is not quite the one everybody envisioned as Brock Osweiler will be under center for Denver in place of future Hall of Famer Peyton Manning.

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Brady: We need a much better offensive effort against Denver

The Patriots moved to 10-0 with Monday night’s 20-13 victory over the Bills, but quarterback Tom Brady said Tuesday that the same kind of production from the offense agains the Broncos in Week 11 won’t be good enough. Brady said that “execution was a problem for us all night” and no one who watched the…

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Broncos go bonkos over notion that Peyton intends to play in 2016

As PFT reported on Sunday, Peyton Manning currently intends to play in 2016. As PFT reported on Monday, Manning has told teammates he currently intends to play in 2016. And the mere release of that information has caused the Broncos to lose their collective minds. The official response from the team came during coach Gary…

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Tuesday morning one-liners

Ten plays that helped send the Bills to defeat on Monday night. Dolphins coach Dan Campbell thinks Matt Darr is the toughest punter in the league. CB Malcolm Butler had another good game for the Patriots. Said Jets coach Todd Bowles of cutting Quinton Coples, “That doesn’t mean he still can’t play. That just means he…

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Peyton Manning has told teammates he wants to play in 2016

As major question remain regarding whether Peyton Manning will play again in 2015, a separate question has emerged regarding whether he will play in 2016. As reported on Sunday night’s edition of NBC’s Football Night in America, Peyton currently intends to play next season, even if he’s not playing for the Broncos. And as a…

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Broncos will start Brock Osweiler vs. Patriots

After a solid game in his debut, Brock Osweiler will remain the Broncos’ starting quarterback for at least another week. Osweiler will start in place of Peyton Manning for Sunday night’s game against the Patriots, Chris Mortensen of ESPN reports. The question now facing the Broncos is whether Manning will ever get the starting job…

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Monday morning one-liners

Can the Bills do a better job of covering Rob Gronkowski on Monday night? The Dolphins had another costly mistake on special teams. CB Logan Ryan has been a steady member of the Patriots secondary this season. A big drop by Jets rookie WR Devin Smith earned a rebuke from coach Todd Bowles. Ravens LB…

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Broncos beat Bears in Brock Osweiler’s debut

The Broncos’ two-game losing streak is over. Is the Peyton Manning Era in Denver over as well? With today’s 17-15 win at Chicago, the Broncos have improved to 8-2, and quarterback Brock Osweiler played better than Manning has played this season. That will raise questions about whether Manning, who was officially out this week because…

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Sunday morning one-liners

Picking RB Karlos Williams in the 2015 draft has paid off for the Bills. On Sunday the Dolphins will honor WR Rishard Matthews’s brother Christopher Ruiz, who served in the Marine Corps and died in a plane crash last month while working as a civilian contractor in Afghanistan. Would the Patriots benefit from a regular season…

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Saturday one-liners

The Bills are playing the “any given Sunday” card for their Monday night game against New England. The Dolphins are the first team since the merger to play only twice in its home stadium during the first 10 weeks of the season. Patriots rookie DT Malcom Brown has now started four games in a row,…

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Can Chicago’s Fox get the best of Denver?

John Fox will reunite with his former team come Sunday when the Bears play the Broncos in Week 11. Fox’s familiarity with Denver is an advantage to Chicago as they look to extend their surprising recent momentum.

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Emmanuel Sanders practices Friday, questionable for Sunday

Brock Osweiler will be making his first start at quarterback for the Broncos on Sunday, but we’ll have to wait until Sunday to find out if he’ll be able to throw the ball to Emmanuel Sanders. The wide receiver’s chances of being on the field look better than they did early in the week, however.…

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