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Denver Broncos News: Horse Tracks - 11/26/12

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Moreno Answers the Call
Running back Knowshon Moreno carried the ball 20 times for 85 yards in his first game filling in for running back Willis McGahee.

Notebook: Thomas Tops 1,000
Demaryius Thomas goes over 1,000 yards receiving, the defense tightens in the red zone and the Broncos look ahead to the Buccaneers.

Red-Zone D Provides Rivalry Win
The Broncos defense held the Kansas City Chiefs out of the end zone in a 17-9 victory.

Denver Broncos Videos

Sounds from the Locker Room
Players react and talk about Sunday's 17-9 win over the Chiefs.

Broncos at Chiefs: Manning
Quarterback Peyton Manning talks about Sunday's 17-9 win over the Chiefs.

Broncos at Chiefs: Fox
Head Coach John Fox talks about Sunday's 17-9 win over the Chiefs

NFLN: Broncos at Chiefs Highlights
Watch all the big plays as quarterback Peyton Manning leads his team to a 17-9 win over the Kansas City Chiefs in Week 12.

Manning Guides Broncos To Sixth Straight Win - ESPN Video - ESPN
After a slow start, Peyton Manning tossed two touchdowns to keep the Chiefs winless at home.

Sunday Blitz: Broncos-Chiefs Recap - ESPN Video - ESPN
Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Broncos' 17-9 win over the Chiefs.

Sunday Blitz: Raiders-Bengals Recap - ESPN Video - ESPN
Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Bengals' 34-10 win over the Raiders

Bengals Trounce Raiders In Palmer's Homecoming - ESPN Video - ESPN
Andy Dalton connected with Mohamed Sanu for two touchdowns in the Bengals' 34-10 win over the Raiders.

Ray Rice's Run Key To Ravens' OT win - ESPN Video - ESPN
Ray Rice's conversion on fourth-and-29 lifts Ravens to OT where Justin Tucker's field goal caps 16-13 rally.

Sunday Blitz: Ravens-Chargers Recap - ESPN Video - ESPN
Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Ravens' 16-13 win over the Chargers in overtime.

Parting Shot: Proper Tackling - ESPN Video - ESPN
Bob Ryan thinks proper tackling technique is not only more efficient, but safer for the players.

Denver Broncos Blogs

Peyton Manning took, passed concussion test during win | ProFootballTalk
Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning didn’t have his best day of the season on Sunday, but it could have been a whole lot worse.

Broncos' Robert Ayers plays hours after learning of his father's death - Mike Klis
As the Broncos were walking up the tunnel that leads from the Arrowhead Stadium field where they had just won to the visiting locker room, head coach John Fox noticed that Robert Ayers was a few paces in front of him.

Broncos' 77 game in Kansas City had parallels to the '12 game - Terry Frei
Earlier in the week, I posted a story-turned-blog about how the Broncos did in Kansas City during the years they ended up playing in the Super Bowl.

Broncos kicker Matt Prater happy to end win on positive note.
After missing his other two field-goal attempts Sunday in the Broncos’ 17-9 victory here, Denver place-kicker Matt Prater said he was happy to finish on a positive note.

Late TD in second quarter "huge," Broncos' Elvis Dumervil says
Speaking with reporters Sunday following the 17-9 road victory over the Chiefs, Broncos defensive end Elvis Dumervil said a big key was Denver scoring a touchdown with just 18 seconds in the second quarter.

What they said: Broncos praise Knowshon Moreno, Denver defense - The Denver Post
The Denver Broncos got out of Kansas City with a 17-9 victory over the Chiefs on Sunday. Here's what players and coaches said after the game.

Feeling fresh, Broncos' Knowshon Moreno makes most of chance vs. K.C. - The Denver Post
Getting his first carries in more than two months, running back Knowshon Moreno said after the Broncos' 17-9 victory Sunday his goal was to focus on each carry.

John Elway surveying success with Broncos behind Peyton Manning - The Denver Post
It was like old times in the visiting locker room at Arrowhead Stadium.

Mark Kiszla: Broncos are now their own harshest critics with Manning - The Denver Post
In the quest for a Super Bowl ring, where does an NFL team begin?

Chiefs' defense won't accept moral victory after losing to Broncos - The Denver Post
The Chiefs' defense harassed and hurried Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning into some uncharacteristic throws, and forced his eighth interception of the season Sunday.

Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas turning out to be quite a catch - The Denver Post - Mike Klis
The real individual accomplishment for Demaryius Thomas this season?

Woody Paige: These Broncos won't stop believin' - The Denver Post
The Broncos now have the unified strength of the Horse Force defense and the Orange Stampede offense.

Mellinger: Chiefs' coach Crennel at breaking point with hapless team - The Denver Post
The man who can do no right is trying to explain why everything is going so wrong. He must know this is a fool's errand.

Broncos' defense will certainly take an ugly win over a pretty loss - The Denver Post - Jeff Legwold
Sunday's dirt-under-their-fingernails victory at Arrowhead Stadium won't go on the Broncos' defensive mantel as their proudest performance this season. But it just might be a sign of the times.

Broncos are 5 games up with 5 to play | First-and-Orange — The Denver Post - Mike Klis
Not even Mike Shanahan and the 2008 Broncos can blow this lead.

Brady Quinn, Chiefs try trick play early vs. Broncos on low-risk day - The Denver Post - Jeff Legwold
Revenge may indeed be best served cold, but former Broncos backup quarterback Brady Quinn still tried to serve up a hearty helping on a sunny, 52-degree day in Arrowhead Stadium.

Broncos escape Kansas City with a win behind Peyton Manning's veteran eye - The Denver Post - Mike Klis
Up the inclined tunnel walked the Broncos' players.

Chiefs don’t make it easy, but Broncos pick up another win | ProFootballTalk
The bad news for the Broncos is that their offense clearly missed running back Willis McGahee in their first game since he went down with a knee injury. - Broncos beat Chiefs for sixth straight win
Peyton Manning threw for 285 yards and two touchdowns, and the Denver Broncos rallied to beat the woeful Kansas City Chiefs 17-9 on Sunday for their sixth straight win

Wrap-up: Broncos 17, Chiefs 9 - AFC West Blog - ESPN
What it means: The Broncos have won six straight games and are now 8-3. They can clinch the AFC West title next week. The Chiefs fell to 1-10.

Division News - Dalton, Bengals cruise past Raiders
Andy Dalton threw three touchdown passes and the Cincinnati Bengals showed their former franchise quarterback that they've moved on without him, beating Carson Palmer and the Oakland Raiders 34-10 on Sunday.

Inadvertent whistle sparks trio of ejections in Cincinnati | ProFootballTalk
The outcome isn’t in doubt in Cincinnati, but the game is still interesting.

Wrap-up: Bengals 34, Raiders 10 - AFC West Blog - ESPN
What it means: The Oakland Raiders fell to 3-8 and trail the first-place Denver Broncos (8-3) by five games with five games to go. - Ravens come back to stun Chargers in OT
Justin Tucker kicked a 38-yard field with 1:07 left in overtime to complete a stunning comeback for the Baltimore Ravens, who beat the staggering San Diego Chargers 16-13 on Sunday.

Ravens complete comeback for overtime win in San Diego | ProFootballTalk
The Ravens offense took a long time to get going on Sunday afternoon, but they found enough to beat the Chargers once they did.

Turner watches latest unbelievable collapse - AFC West Blog - ESPN
Only on Norv Turner’s watch.

Rapid Reaction: Ravens 16, Chargers 13 - AFC West Blog - ESPN
Thoughts from the San Diego Chargers' 16-13 overtime loss to the Baltimore Ravens.

NFL News

Competition Committee could consider scuttling red-flag rule this week | ProFootballTalk
On Thursday night, Peter King reported that the rule that wipes out an automatic review if the coach throws the red challenge flag will most likely disappear after the season.

Challenge flag rule tweak is unlikely in-season -- source - ESPN
The NFL is not expected to change the challenge flag rule that came into play in the Detroit Lions-Houston Texans Thanksgiving Day game this season but is expected to do so this offseason, according to a league official.

Replacement ref finale looms over NFC wild-card chase | ProFootballTalk
When the replacement officials snatched defeat from the jaws of a Green Bay victory to cap Week Three,

NFL playoff picture taking shape after Week 12 | ProFootballTalk
With 12 weeks down and five to go in the NFL season, the playoff race is taking shape.

Miscellaneous Stuff

New York Jets superfan Fireman Ed hangs up his helmet - ESPN New York
New York Jets superfan Fireman Ed, who for decades has fueled home crowds with his famous "J-E-T-S!" cheer, has decided to "R-E-T-I-R-E!

A look at the life of an undrafted rookie | ProFootballTalk
Undrafted rookies who fight through training camp just to get a spot on the practice squad don’t often get a lot of media attention,

Colts cheerleaders shave heads in support of Chuck Pagano | ProFootballTalk
Many Colts players shaved their heads in support of coach Chuck Pagano’s battle with leukemia earlier this season and now the team’s cheerleaders have gotten in on the act.

Holmgren officially out with Browns | ProFootballTalk
Maybe the Big Show simply wanted to go out on a high note.

Defining Economics in Pro Football Front Office Management |
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