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Will Different Broncos Lead to Different Result?
Will Different Broncos Lead to Different Result?
It's no secret: Denver was thoroughly embarrassed in a 43-8 loss to Seattle in Super Bowl 48. After an offseason of retooling the roster, the Broncos will see if they measure up in a Week 3 rematch. Plus more notes from Week 2 film study
By Andy Benoit
Deep Dive
Broncos Preview: Even Better Than Before
Broncos Preview: Even Better Than Before
Trying to erase the memory of Super Bowl XLVIII, the Broncos gave Peyton Manning new toys for his prolific offense and they now feature a star-studded defense, too. Can Denver do what no team has done in 42 years?
By Andy Benoit
Going Long
Building a Better Bronco
Building a Better Bronco
Three years ago, John Elway's hiring brought questions of Denver's intent. Would the former face of the franchise just be a figurehead? Three straight playoff appearances and a Super Bowl berth later, the answer is clear: Nope
By Joan Niesen
Behind the Face Mask
A Father’s Life Lessons
A Father’s Life Lessons
We asked a dozen men in the NFL—players, coaches and executives—to share the best thing they’ve learned from their dad or an influential father figure. Here’s the wisdom that’s been passed on by mail carriers, businessmen, high school coaches, Hall of Famers, construction workers, educators and military veterans
By Robert Klemko
NFL 95
A Ticket from Christmas Eve 1994: The Day the NFL Died in L.A.
A Ticket from Christmas Eve 1994: The Day the NFL Died in L.A.
On Dec. 24, 1994, the Raiders and Rams both played their last games in L.A. The stars were out—from Marcus Allen and Jerome Bettis to Whoopi Goldberg and Kelsey Grammer—as were fans desperate to hold on. But while a sense of finality hovered in the air, no one thought the void would last two decades and counting
By Emily Kaplan
Behind the Face Mask
A Wife’s Nightmare: ‘We Think It’s John’s Heart’
A Wife's Nightmare: 'We Think It's John's Heart'
Those were the words Robin Fox heard over the phone, as the Denver coach was falling victim to a condition that would require invasive surgery and four weeks away from the Broncos sideline. Here, she reflects on the path her family traveled from that terrifying call to football's biggest stage
Super Bowl 48
The Daily Snaffler
Deep Dive
It’s Time to Man Up
It’s Time to Man Up
The days of strong safeties lining up receivers over the middle and delivering knockout hits are over. But that’s not the only reason why zone concepts are being replaced by man coverage. The AFC Championship Game is a case study of how NFL defenses are evolving
By Andy Benoit
One on One With
Fateful Day in Denver
Fateful Day in Denver
Broncos coach John Fox reflects on the day Peyton Manning decided to become a Bronco, and what's transpired since
By Peter King
West Coast State of Mind
The Forgotten Man
The Forgotten Man
Knowshon Moreno was a first-round pick who fumbled too often and got banished to the scout team in Denver. Instead of sulking, he grinded his way back into the starting lineup to become the unsung hero of Peyton Manning’s offense
By Jim Trotter