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Denver Broncos News: Horse Tracks - 10/29/12

Horse Tracks: Your Daily Cup of Orange and Blue!

Al Bello

The Broncos rolled to a 34-14 victory against the New Orleans Saints on Sunday night at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.

Chemistry On Display
The timing between Peyton Manning and his receivers was near perfect on Sunday night, leading to stellar stat lines for Demaryius Thomas and Eric Decker.

No Comeback Needed
On Sunday Night Football, the Broncos put together a full 60 minutes of football to come away with a 34-14 victory against the New Orleans Saints.

Notebook: Run Game Hits Stride
The ground game delivers its best performance of the season, the Broncos defense limits a high-powered offense and linebacker Wesley Woodyard dominates.

Denver Broncos Videos

Broncos vs. Saints: Fox
Head Coach John Fox talks about Sunday night's 34-14 win over the Saints.

NFLN: Broncos vs. Saints Highlights
The Broncos are alone atop the AFC West with a 4-3 record after defeating the Saints 34-14 in Week 8.

Broncos Trounce Saints - ESPN Video - ESPN
Peyton Manning threw for 305 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Broncos over the Saints 34-14.

Gruden Pee Wee QB Camp - ESPN Video - ESPN FUNNY
Jon Gruden (Frank Caliendo) breaks down the play of some rising pee wee quarterback stars.

Fitzgerald Formulating Drills - ESPN Video - ESPN
Larry Fitzgerald joins Jon Gruden to discuss formulating drills in practice to make game situations easier.

Sunday Blitz: Raiders-Chiefs Recap - ESPN Video - ESPN
Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Raiders' 26-16 win over the Chiefs.

Raiders Wins 6th Straight At KC - ESPN Video - ESPN
Carson Palmer threw for 209 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Raiders over the Chiefs 26-16.

Sunday Blitz: Chargers-Browns Recap - ESPN Video - ESPN
Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Browns' 7-6 win over the Chargers.

Browns Get Ugly Win Over Chargers - ESPN Video - ESPN
Trent Richardson had the lone touchdown in the Browns 7-6 win over the Chargers.

Steven Jackson Drawing Trade Interest - ESPN Video - ESPN
Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen discuss teams calling the Rams to discuss a possible trade for Steven Jackson.

Denver Broncos Blogs

Peyton Manning, Broncos defense stuff Brees, Saints for AFC West lead - The Denver Post - Mike Klis
Some quarterbacks chuck it. Peyton Manning shot-putted the ball about 1 1/2 yards ahead to running Willis McGahee for a long, red-zone gain that set up an easy touchdown.

Sunday night wrap-up: Manning, Broncos roll Saints | ProFootballTalk
His arm might not be full strength yet. Boy, if Peyton Manning ever gets well, some people are going to be in trouble.

Rapid Reaction: Broncos 34, Saints 14 - AFC West Blog - ESPN
A look at a solid 34-14 victory for the Denver Broncos: What it means: This was Denver's most complete, impressive game of the season

Broncos' defense didn't sit back in win over Saints - The Denver Post - Jeff Legwold
It takes a lot for Champ Bailey to use the words "special" and "quarterback" in the same sentence

Woody Paige: Denver Broncos marching to another AFC West title - The Denver Post
Oh, when the Broncos, not the Saints, go marching in.

Chris Harris, Tony Carter play for Broncos in place of Tracy Porter - The Denver Post
With cornerback Tracy Porter unable to play Sunday against the Saints, the Broncos went with their youthful tandem at cornerback: Chris Harris and Tony Carter.

Broncos' Demaryius Thomas developing into elite deep threat - The Denver Post
Already considered the Broncos' big-play receiver, third-year pro Demaryius Thomas showed once again Sunday night against New Orleans that he is on the verge of joining the NFL's elite deep threats.

Broncos bests and worsts vs. Saints: Threading the needle - The Denver Post
Man, oh, Manning. Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning had a throwing lane of maybe 18 inches to get a first-quarter pass through a crowd to Willis McGahee that set up Denver's first TD.

Denver Broncos pass-fail: Grading the win over New Orleans - Jeff Legwold
By the end of three quarters, the Broncos had 431 yards of offense, which included 153 yards rushing. If the Broncos run the ball like that with Peyton Manning behind center, few defenses will slow them.

Denver Broncos finally playing at Peyton Manning's level - AFC West - ESPN
Three weeks ago, the Denver Broncos weren’t playing up to Peyton Manning's standards.

Peyton Manning is back and better than ever | ProFootballTalk
For anyone out there who still thinks that Peyton Manning has yet to become Peyton Manning again, consider this nugget from Broncos P.R. guru Patrick Smyth.

Division News

Raiders improve to 3-4, approach being good | ProFootballTalk
Watching the Raiders manhandle the Chiefs Sunday, a thorough 26-16 thrashing, didn’t inspire much confidence. - Turnovers plague Chiefs again in loss to Raiders
Carson Palmer threw for 209 yards and two touchdowns, and the Oakland Raiders stuffed the struggling Kansas City Chiefs 26-16 on Sunday for their sixth straight win at Arrowhead Stadium.

Romeo Crennel doesn’t know why Jamaal Charles only got 5 carries | ProFootballTalk
Why did the Chiefs only give their best offensive playmaker, running back Jamaal Charles, five carries in Sunday’s loss to the Raiders? Good question. Just don’t expect their coach to provide the answer.

Browns do just enough, win for second time this year | ProFootballTalk
It’s one thing to lose to the Saints and Broncos, they’ve at least been good the last few decades. - Richardson, Browns hand Chargers third straight loss
Rookie Trent Richardson rushed for 122 yards and scored a touchdown, leading the Cleveland Browns to a soggy, wind-whipped 7-6 win over the San Diego Chargers on Sunday.

NFL News

League doesn’t rule out taking draft picks from repeat injury report offenders | ProFootballTalk
With thee teams being fined $20,000 each in recent weeks for failing to disclose injuries in compliance with league rules, the penalty for the first offense isn’t much more than, given the value of NFL franchises, a parking ticket.

LeGarrette Blount’s name emerges in trade talks | ProFootballTalk
Add the name of Buccaneers running back LeGarrette Blount to the list of players who could be traded before Tuesday’s deadline.

Miscellaneous Stuff

Trent Richardson earns Jim Brown stamp of approval | ProFootballTalk
Cleveland rookie running back Trent Richardson turned in a legendary performance Sunday, and was congratulated by a legend for it. - Te'o, Jones key strong LB class
Forget the scene and setting. Regardless of how big the stage, there has been one consistent theme this season for Notre Dame — the playmaking presence of standout senior LB Manti Te’o.

Go Broncos!

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