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Broncos Offense versus Chiefs Defense; Two Days - Horse Tracks

In a mere two and half days, the Broncos and Chiefs will begin to decide who is the contender and who is the pretender when it comes to the AFC Division crown. The day of reckoning is almost upon us.
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Broncos vs. Chiefs is NFL Game of the Year | The MMQB
It's the Game Of The Year so far: the prolific Denver Broncos vs. the stingy Kansas City Chiefs. Can Peyton Manning and company hand K.C. its first loss?

Broncos News & Blogs

Broncos' Peyton Manning practices for Kansas City Chiefs game, wears glove - Denver Post
The most talked-about ankle in Denver participated in the Broncos' practice Thursday after sitting out Wednesday — and so did the quarterback it's attached to, Peyton Manning.

Broncos need Bailey to be Champ to become Super Bowl champs - Denver Post
Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey knows the score. Rich, old and injured is a dangerous place to be in the NFL, where there's no room for sentimentality under the salary cap.

Broncos' coaching staff well aware of Chiefs' talent - Denver Post
Even before the Kansas City Chiefs hired Andy Reid and signed Alex Smith, they were pegged for considerable improvement in 2013 by the Broncos' coaching staff.

Notebook: Gase on Chiefs D |
Offensive Coordinator Adam Gase talked about the Chiefs defense and limiting turnovers Thursday.

Miller’s Presence Boosting Defense |
The Broncos’ defense has been steadily improving since Von Miller’s return.

Bailey 'Not Sure' of Status |
Cornerback Champ Bailey addressed his "progressing" health Thursday afternoon.

Denver vs. Kansas City Preview: Mason’s Three Point Stance | Fanspeak
With Denver knocking off San Diego on Sunday, the stage has been set for a showdown in the wild, wild AFC West. The 8-1 Broncos will face off against the upstart 9-0 Kansas City Chiefs in a Sunday night game that will determine first place in the Division and have major playoff implications. Despite hosting a team with a perfect record, the Denver Broncos have been selected as the favorites to win this contest in the MileHighCity.

In battle of bests, Broncos, offense will win | Cover 32
These are the kinds of matchups we dream about. The Denver Broncos and Kansas City Chiefs, AFC West rivals fighting for divisional – and likely conference – superiority.

Broncos-Chiefs: Week 11 Inside The Numbers | Bronco Planet
The 8-1 Denver Broncos and the 9-0 Kansas City Chiefs square off on Sunday night for divisional bragging rights. Much has been said about the Chiefs easy schedule and perhaps there is merit in that. The Oddsmakers have Denver favored by 8 points.

Denver Broncos vs. Kansas City Chiefs Week 11 - Predominantly Orange
In the most exciting game of week 11, the Denver Broncos (8-1) are hosting the NFL’s only undefeated team, the Kansas City Chiefs. On the line is the top spot in the AFC West. It really doesn’t get any better than this, folks.

Semana 11: Chiefs @ Broncos – preview "
Esse jogo da semana 11 promete ser o melhor do ano até agora. O Denver Broncos vai receber o invicto Kansas City Chiefs e tem que vencer para continuar dependendo apenas dos próprios resultados para conquistar o título de campeão da AFC West em 2013.

Broncos Media

BTV Daily: Reducing Pressure 'A Group Effort' |
Offensive coordinator Adam Gase explains how keeping defenders away from Peyton Manning is everyone's responsibility.

Locker Room: 'Smash-Mouth' Football |
Linebackers Wesley Woodyard and Von Miller talk about facing Alex Smith and the Chiefs.

Gase Knows Reducing Pressure Key |
Offensive coordinator Adam Gase talks to the press after Thursday's practice.

Del Rio on Chiefs, DL Depth |
Interim head coach / defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio talks to the press after Thursday's practice.

What will we learn about the Denver Broncos? - NFL Videos
The Denver Broncos face a tough three-game stretch against the New England Patriots and the undefeated Kansas City Chiefs twice. The "NFL Total Access" team breaks down what they need to do to be successful and what we will learn about this team.

Preview: Kansas City Chiefs vs. Denver Broncos - NFL Videos
NFL Films previews the Week 11 matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Denver Broncos.

AFC West Rival Roundup

Tamba Hali, Justin Houston of Chiefs top LB rankings -
Tamba Hali and Justin Houston of the Kansas City Chiefs have been one of the best linebacker duos in the NFL this season. Find out who else made the list in Chris Wesseling's position rankings.

KC Chiefs game plan: Stopping the Denver Broncos - Arrowhead Pride
It is now officially Denver Broncos week, the game the country wants to see. This is the opportunity for the Kansas City Chiefs to make a statement to the rest of the AFC and the NF that they are for real.

How Can the Chiefs Withstand the Wrath of Peyton Manning? - Arrowhead Pride
Many have tried, many have failed. Over the years, a number of defensive coordinators have stayed up late brainstorming for ways to hold off a Peyton Manning lead offense, but only few have been successful.

How transparent should Mike McCoy be? - Bolts From The Blue
We as fans do not like his answers as press conferences, or some of his decisions on the field, but honestly, would we be happier if he was publicly admitting his faults to us?

San Diego Chargers Game Plan: How to Stop the Dolphins - Bolts From The Blue
Going through the Dolphins game tape to find out what the San Diego Chargers need to do on Sunday to stop the Miami offense and beat the Miami defense.

Raiders coaches not trusting Pryor's word on his injury status - Silver And Black Pride
When it comes to the injury status, the Raiders coaches are hoping not to end up in a ‘fool me twice, shame on me' situation. Actually, at this point it could easily have been a ‘fool me thrice' situation.

Terrelle Pryor returns, Shane Lechler hospitalized - Silver And Black Pride
Terrelle Pryor had missed practice on Wednesday as he rests what he called a sprained MCL in his knee. He returned to practice today and shared first team reps with Matt McGloin.

NFL News & Blogs

Sammy Baugh's 1943 season may be the best by any NFL player | The MMQB
That year, the bandy-legged Texan led the NFL in pass attempts, completions and percentage; in punting average; and in interceptions—made, not thrown. And 70 years ago today he had arguably the greatest single-game performance in football history.

NFL picks, Week 11: Packers, Chiefs best bets against the spread -
Kansas City actually has a better record against the spread, 6-3 versus 5-4. Eight points is just too generous for my liking.

Dan on Fire: Which cities don't deserve their teams? -
As the NFL and NBA constantly eye the global expansion of their leagues, WSBN’s Dan Rubenstein examines which American cities deserve to have their teams removed.

Big Ben expecting to join $20 million QB club | National Football Post
While talk of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger being traded or even requesting a trade is a bit premature at this point, a looming issue for him and the Pittsburgh Steelers is a contract extension that is likely to be discussed this offseason.

Buyer's remorse? | National Football Post
Upon initial inspection, the September 18 trade between the Browns and Colts that sent 23-year-old running back Trent Richardson to Indianapolis in exchange for the team’s first-round selection in the 2014 NFL draft appeared to succeed in accomplishing the primary objectives for both franchises.

Week 10 Game Scripts and Average Field Position Data | Football Perspective
We have a new leader in the clubhouse for most lopsided game of the season. The St. Louis Rams pulled off one of the biggest blowouts by a heavy underdog in league history in week ten, defeating the Colts in Indianapolis, 38-8. In the process, the Rams also held an average lead of 23.2 points, the largest Game Script score of the season.

Advanced NFL Stats: Playoff Projections - Week 10
All of the numbers below come from Chris Cox at His app uses the win probabilities from the ANS team efficiency model to run a Monte Carlo simulation of the remaining NFL games thousands of times.

Secret Superstars: Week 10 |
Week 10 in the NFL saw some of the highest grades we’ve ever seen from a couple of players, including J.J. Watt (+11.3) turning in the best performance from a 3-4 defensive end since we began grading back in 2008.

PFF Pick'em: Week 11 |
On the year, the Seahawks, Packers, Patriots, and Broncos have received the most unanimous support from our panel - and they’ve gone 20-1 on those occasions… that’s called "winning the games you’re supposed to win". (LOL Chiefs Fans)

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