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Denver Broncos News: Horse Tracks - 10/27/11


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Weather didn't interfere with getting ready for the Lions, the offense looks to fix what went wrong for three quarters in Miami and the running game could need 'next man up.'

NFL Videos: No Huddle: Tebowmania
The "No Huddle" crew shares their opinions about Tim Tebow and whether he can be a viable starting quarterback in the NFL.

Lions-Broncos Preview - Oct. 26, 2011 - NFL - Game Preview
There aren't many young quarterbacks receiving more attention than Matthew Stafford. The one he hopes to face Sunday certainly seems to be. news: Closer look at dramatic finish in Miami reveals Tebow's flaws
Yes, a Tim Tebow sermon is about to commence. I'll wait for the shock and awe to subside. Awe really is the operative word where Tebow is concerned. But it's time to reduce some of the hero worship and look at where his game is headed in the near future, one that doesn't always look so bright.

Broncos Moreno may have a chance to prove himself on Sunday against Detroit - The Denver Post
Knowshon Moreno lost his starting job because of an injury. And now, because of an injury — this time to someone else — hes going to get a chance to earn it back.

The Art of Tebowing |
(vb) to get down on a knee and start praying, even if everyone else around you is doing something completely different.

Denver Broncos News

Week 8 - Wednesday: Fox |
Head Coach John Fox talks about taking practice indoors and preparing for the Detroit Lions.

Week 8 - Wednesday: Tebow |
Quarterback Time Tebow talks about what he learned in Miami, Detroit defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh and Florida's game against Georgia.

NFL Game Center: Detroit Lions at Denver Broncos - 2011 Week 8
There aren't many young quarterbacks receiving more attention than Matthew Stafford. The one he hopes to face Sunday certainly seems to be. If Stafford can overcome an injury to take the field, the Detroit Lions surely have a better shot to bounce back from consecutive losses and spoil Tim Tebow's first home start of the season for the Denver Broncos.

Ball, Moreno to carry RB load - Boulder Daily Camera
ENGLEWOOD -- For all of the debate over Tim Tebows development as a passer, the Denver Broncos may just need him to revert to a running quarterback come Sunday.

Broncos head coach not concerned with which quarterback starts for Lions |
Whether Matthew Stafford or Shaun Hill is under center for the Detroit Lions on Sunday doesn't matter to Denver Broncos head coach John Fox.

Broncos team report: Tim Tebow still learning when to pass, run - Sporting News
The million-dollar question with QB Tim Tebow relating to his success may not hinge on mechanics or even accuracy, but DNA.

Woody's Mailbag: Hurry up and win with Broncos' Tim Tebow - The Denver Post
Sports columnist Woody Paige answers your questions in Woodys Mailbag. In this installment, Woody tackles nine questions, including one that finally asks Woody what he would do if he was Broncos coach.

Kiszla: Tim Tebow's runaway train style is bad for his longevity - The Denver Post
Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow invites so much abuse its more likely he will end up in a local hospital than the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Faster starts would alleviate pressure on Tebow - The Denver Post
If this were baseball, Tim Tebow would be the closer. If this were basketball, Tebow would push Jerry West for the "Mr. Clutch" nickname.

Broncos' Champ Bailey vs. Lions' Calvin Johnson will be matchup to watch Sunday - The Denver Post
With all of the situational football that is the hallmark of the NFL these days, and with so many substitutions after virtually every snap, the smaller one-on-one battles in the game arent always as prominent as they once were.

Tebow's performance will determine whether Broncos look at Boise State's Kellen Moore - The Denver Post
Todays question about the Broncos comes from Larry Burns. Q: What would you have to say about the possibility of the Broncos getting Kellen Moore of Boise State in the 2012 draft?

Denver Broncos Blogs

Notebook: Building Momentum |
The Broncos seek to use Sunday's thrilling win as a momentum builder for this week's game; The Lions bring a formidable defensive line; Snow forced the Broncos indoors.

Quicker Out of the Gates |
Tim Tebow said that while last week's comeback win was great, he and the team would prefer to start fast enough that a comeback isn't necessary.

Notes: Broncos Take It Inside; Running Without McGahee |
When John Fox’s previous employer referred to an "indoor practice facility," it sometimes meant practicing on an indoor soccer field just over half as wide as an NFL field — or in some circumstances working out on an enclosed concourse of their home stadium.

Dolphins Players Upset That Tebow Had His Day In Miami - Predominantly Orange
First the welcome mat was thrown out for the former Florida Gator as the 2008 National Championship team was honored at halftime. Then it was Tebow guiding the Broncos to a win with less than three minutes left after being 15 points down.

Broncos' McGahee Could Potentially Play Against Lions - Predominantly Orange
Believe it or not Willis McGahee is listed as day-to-day despite having surgery on Monday to repair his broken fourth metacarpal. "He’ll be day to day," John Fox said. "He didn’t participate today. We’ll see what it looks like tomorrow."

Tebow escapes sack — three days later | First-and-Orange
Upon further review the Miami Dolphins officially sacked Tim Tebow six times in Sunday’s 18-15 Broncos victory.

Schwartz says Lions QB situation is "to be determined" | First-and-Orange
Detroit starting quarterback Matthew Stafford will be officially listed as a limited participant in today’s practice in Michigan.

Snow sends Broncos indoors | First-and-Orange
An early-season snow storm has sent the Broncos to the indoor practice bubble for the first time this season.

NFL News

Dolphins sucking the most for Andrew Luck following Sunday's Tim Tebow clinic | NY Daily News
The NFL’s Andrew Luck Division race seems destined to go to the wire. It is hard to tell exactly which one is the league’s worst team, the likely winner of the rights to the Stanford QB.

Terrell Owens will be signed by an NFL team this season - ESPN
For a guy with no discernible suitors, Terrell Owens seems busy enough. He ran a workout session Tuesday in Southern California before a crowd of "How soon can you get here?"

Peyton Hillis won't discuss future with Browns for rest of season - The Denver Post
After a drama-filled start to this season, running back Peyton Hillis, whose contract situation, strep throat sickness that caused him to miss one game and a hamstring injury that sidelined him last week have blanketed the Browns for weeks.

Denver Broncos Fans

Ask a Lions Fan - Mile High Report
I have been leaving this sort of thing up to the longer tenured/more knowledgeable members over at Pride of Detroit, but I'm eager to talk football with Denver fans since I'm a transplant from Colorado to Michigan.

The unsung hero behind the Tebow comeback victory - Mile High Report
The Miami Dolphin crowd littered with Bronco and Florida Gator fans erupted as Tim Tebow led the Denver Broncos to a miraculous comeback victory.  The TV cameras immediately went to Tebow on the sideline who kneeled in prayer and was immediately congratulated by Demaryius Thomas and Champ Bailey.