Horse Tracks: Broncos are great, but still room for improvement

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That idea that the Broncos can get better is shockingly true in spite of the fact that they've been so good. I'm not sure I can handle much more greatness as its stressful to try to remain confident in the face of perfection...

Still Areas to Improve at 4-0 |
Independent analyst Andrew Mason takes a look at the areas Head Coach John Fox said the Broncos can still improve.

Elway Discusses 4-0 Start |
In the fifth installment of Elway Access presented by US Bank Flex Points, John Elway talked about the Eagles game and the upcoming game with the Cowboys.

Broncos News & Blogs

Broncos to wear alternate blue uniforms vs. Cowboys in Dallas - The Denver Post
Luckily for those who like to see their favorite NFL team mix up its wardrobe, America's Team prefers to wear white at home.

Inside the Numbers: Denver vs. Philadelphia |
A look at some key stats from Denver's 52-20 win vs. Philadelphia.

Denver's Peyton Manning might be able to play this one by memory -
Broncos quarterback will face a Dallas defense coordinated by Monte Kiffin, who popularized the Tampa-2 scheme with Manning's former coach Tony Dungy. Manning practiced against it for seven years.

Favorites? Broncos, by a Wide Margin -
Twenty months ago, Eli Manning and the Giants won the Super Bowl at Lucas Oil Field in Indianapolis, then the home stadium of his All-Pro brother, Peyton. This year, Peyton Manning seems poised to return the favor.

Wes Welker Brings Production West, Leads Broncos In Touchdowns - Predominantly Orange
There must be some grumbling out of Foxborough. Even though the New England Patriots are 4-0, the road ahead looks long for a team that doesn’t really have any targets for Tom Brady.

Semana 4: Bola do jogo "
Hora de entregarmos uma bola do jogo para os jogadores que mais se destacaram na vitória de domingo contra o Eagles. Nessa semana 4, o Denver Broncos quebrou o recorde de pontos marcados da história da franquia (52) e segue invicto na temporada com grandes expectativas de jogar o Super Bowl no começo do ano que vem.

Broncos Media

Mic'd Up: Harris and Thomas |
Broncos TV wired Chris Harris and Demaryius Thomas for week four's mic'd up series.

Denver Broncos: Championship or bust? - NFL Videos
Is it Super Bowl or bust for the Denver Broncos? Benjamin Hochman Sports Columnist for the Denver Post and Jamie Dukes debate, plus Broncos comparisons to the Wu-Tang Clan.

Broncos vs. Eagles: Cheerleader Gallery |
View the best shots of the Denver Broncos Cheerleading Squad from Sunday's game against the Eagles.

Is this the best QB era ever? - NFL Videos
Peyton Manning, Drew Brees and Tom Brady are putting up incredible numbers in 2013, but is this the best trio of quarterbacks to play together in history? Find out what our analysts think about this era.

AFC West Rival Roundup

San Diego Chargers QB Philip Rivers isn't Back - Bolts From The Blue
Chargers QB Philip Rivers hasn't just "returned to form" after a few down years, he has returned as a different player altogether. He's now a better player than he's ever been, and it's truly special to watch.

Report: San Diego Chargers to sign WR Lavelle Hawkins - Bolts From The Blue
After losing Fozzy Whittaker to the Cleveland Browns this week, the San Diego Chargers are expected to sign Lavelle Hawkins to help in the return game.

Chargers WR Malcom Floyd will miss remainder of season with neck injury - Bolts From The Blue
The San Diego Chargers are now without both of their starting WRs for the rest of the 2013 season. Malcom Floyd's neck sprain appears to be a little worse than previously thought.

Injuries to Darren McFadden, Marcel Reece not considered serious - Silver And Black Pride
The initial results on the injuries suffered by Darren McFadden and Marcel Reece are mild.

A closer look at four Matt Flynn throws vs Redskins - Silver And Black Pride
When teams play a Cover-2 shell, they have 2 deep safeties that (generally) have half-field responsibilities. The CB can re-route the WR to the sideline and play inside coverage with the safety being over-the-top. Because of that, the deep sideline window against Cover-2 is very small.

Raiders week 4 Ballers & Busters - Silver And Black Pride
The best and worst performances in the Raiders week 4 loss to the Redskins.

KC Chiefs' Alex Smith on pace for 3,800 yards, 28 TDs and 8 INTs - Arrowhead Pride
As usual there are varying opinions of the quarterback in Kansas City but you can't deny the 4-0 start. Now that the Chiefs have played four games let's project out what Alex Smith's numbers would look like over a 16-game season compared to his previous career highs.

NFL power rankings, Week 5: Consensus building on Kansas City Chiefs - Arrowhead Pride
The Kansas City Chiefs won again, which means good times and fuzzy feelings in the power rankings.

NFL News & Blogs

Decisive Moments for the Bills, Seahawks, Cardinals, Chargers | The MMQB with Peter King
Sure seemed like last Sunday featured a lot of big performances in the secondary. Aqib Talib provided blanket coverage of the Falcons for New England. The Browns’ Joe Haden continued his strong season by shutting down A.J. Green in Cleveland. Darius Butler got the Colts rolling with a pick-six against the Jaguars. And that wasn’t even the half of it.

Fumblr, Week 4: Shut up, Cris Collinsworth -
Cris Collinsworth's Sunday Night gaffe highlights a Week 4 of NFL memes that are either sad or bloody. In other words: another typical week!

The post-mortem, Week 4: Only Ron Dayne can save the Giants! -
Our focus here is usually scientific, but I want to take a moment and address the emotional aspect of loss. You played poorly, Matt Schaub/Andy Dalton/Blaine Gabbert, but it's not all bad. At least Greg Schiano's not making a crude photoshop of you kissing an unattractive horse right now.

Greg Schiano, Josh Freeman and the lessons of leaking sensitive information -
Someone leaked some very personal information about the Buccaneers quarterback. Whether or not it was Greg Schiano and the Buccaneers, it looks bad for the coach and his team.

NFL power rankings, Week 5: Saints go marchin' up -
One month into the NFL season, and it's still tough to get a read on the league's best teams that aren't playing in Denver or Seattle. The Saints sure are making a strong case to be near the top with another convincing win.

Jake Locker injury update: Titans QB has a strained hip - Music City Miracles
When Jake Locker went down with a hip injury there was a fear that he would miss the rest of the season. Today a second MRI reveals there is no structural damage.

Ben Roethlisberger dislocated index finger on throwing hand in loss to Vikings - Behind the Steel Curtain
Roethlisberger remained in the game and nearly led the Steelers back from a 17-point second-half deficit.

Big D's surprise starter | National Football Post
After returning from a late July workout at his gym in his hometown of Pensacola, Fla., Selvie was driving on the road when he returned a missed call from Deryk Gilmore, his agent.

Week 4 Game Scripts and Average Field Position | Football Perspective
Every week, I’m posting the Game Scripts and Average Field Position data for each team. In an effort to get these up a bit quicker, I decided to get these numbers crunched before the Monday Night Game in the result – let me know if you like this method better than waiting until the end of the week.

Predicting Outcomes for Most Compelling Games on the Schedule | Bleacher Report
Incredibly, the 2013 NFL season is already a quarter of the way finished. Through Week 4, there are only five teams with undefeated records, while four teams are languishing without a single victory to their credit.

Josh Freeman Told To Stay Away From Buccaneers' Team Meeting |
We’ve already reached the start of October, but Hurricane Josh appears to be picking up a ton of momentum along the west central coast of Florida. Tampa Bay Buccaneers benched quarterback Josh Freeman was told to stay away from a team meeting on Tuesday, FOX insider Jay Glazer reported on "FOX Football Daily."

32 Observations, Week 4 |
Denver Broncos: Of Ronnie Hillman’s 25 carries, 20 have gone for 3 or more yards. That 80% is the best rate in the league.

PFF Team of the Month, Q1 |
What more can you say about the month Manning has had in Denver? He matched an NFL single game record on opening night and that wasn’t even his best performance this month. In spite of the fact that his receivers have dropped 9.0% of his targeted passes (third-highest in the league) he’s still completing 75% of his throws and has an Accuracy Percentage of 85.1%. Brutal efficiency from Manning who has made full use of the Broncos’ loaded offense this month.

Week 5 NFL Power Rankings - Broncos, Seahawks & Saints 1A, 1B, 1C | Fanspeak
Another blowout win for this team this week. You almost feel sorry for their opponent each week. That's why we still have them as #1 (1A).

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