Game Grades: Denver Broncos Dreadful In Loss To Indianapolis ColtsThere was one team ready to move onto the AFC Championship Game Sunday night, and it wasn't the Denver Broncos. The Indianapolis Colts out-preformed the Broncos in every aspect of the game and won the playoff contest 24-13.
Studs And Duds: Denver Broncos Enjoy Mostly Positive Players In Regular SeasonDenver is stacked with talented players thanks to John Elway's construction of the team over the last four years. So, there have been far more “studs” than “duds” this season, and we'll look at a few specific men here.
If Defense Wins Championships, Denver Broncos Set Up For Super Bowl RunThroughout the John Elway – Peyton Manning Era, a focus on offense was apparent. But things have changed this season, and possibly for the better, as the Broncos are more well-suited to face the playoffs this time around.
Patriots Opponent Profile: Broncos Are A Team With Few WeaknessesNew England will need to play a perfect game to have a chance at beating Denver.
Patriots Team Grades: Super Bowl Hopes End With AFC Championship Loss To BroncosThe 2013 New England Patriots overachieved this season, but they couldn't overcome a powerful Denver Broncos squad in the AFC Championship Game.
Healthier Patriots Look Forward To Meeting Colts In AFC PlayoffsThe New England Patriots still have some injury concerns, but a first-round playoff bye is allowing the team to do some healing.
Patriots Barely Beat Browns Thanks To Another ComebackThe Cleveland Browns outplayed the Patriots for 58 minutes on Sunday, but the final two minutes of the game were enough for New England to pull off yet another come-from-behind victory.
Red Zone Fumble, Questionable Play Calling Results In Patriots Loss To PanthersIn a game that was expected to be a defensive battle, the New England Patriots and Carolina Panthers both displayed very efficient offenses. Unfortunately for New England, Carolina's offense was just a little more efficient.
Tough Panthers Defense To Hassle Tom Brady Monday NightNo one thought the Carolina Panthers were a serious Super Bowl contender when they started the 2013 season losing three of their first four games, but thanks to a five-game winning streak, they are now one of the hottest teams in the league.
Patriots On Track For High Playoff SeedThe New England Patriots are in a good position to earn the #2 seed in the AFC playoffs, and the return of several injured players will definitely improve their chances.
A Tale Of 2 Halves: Patriots Overcome Slow Start To Beat DolphinsThe Patriots looked like a defeated team as they entered the locker room at halftime with a two-touchdown deficit, but 24 unanswered points in the second half resulted in New England earning a 27-17 victory over the Miami Dolphins.
Jets Have Inconsistent Offense, Impressive DefenseFor their first rematch of the 2013 NFL season, the New England Patriots will go on the road Sunday to face the New York Jets. Their first matchup was a tremendous defensive struggle, so this game will provide a measuring stick for the progress of New England's fledgling offense.