Peyton adds to TD record

Oct 25, 2014

Peyton adds to TD record

With this much speed and acceleration, it’s no surprise Emmanuel Sanders is so adept at catching up. Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from Peyton Manning. Now, he has four in less than ...

Chargers upset defending champion Seahawks

Sep 15, 2014

Chargers upset defending champion Seahawks

Antonio Gates hears the talk every offseason, that he’s lost a step and isn’t effective anymore. He just shrugs it off. It was vintage Gates on display Sunday, when the star tight end caught three touchdown passes from Philip Rivers to lead the San ...

Stafford, Johnson leads Lions in rout of Giants

Sep 9, 2014

Stafford, Johnson leads Lions in rout of Giants

Matthew Stafford was at his best when improvising — and that alone may be a sign of improvement. Stafford threw two early touchdown passes to Calvin Johnson, and Detroit beat the New York Giants 35-14 on Monday night in Jim Caldwell’s first game as ...

Broncos beat Chargers to reach AFC title game

Jan 13, 2014

Broncos beat Chargers to reach AFC title game

Peyton Manning took a knee again, just as he had at the end of regulation exactly a year earlier. Only this time, he trotted off to cheers, high-fives and smiles. Manning welcomed Wes Welker back into the lineup with a touchdown toss Sunday and ...

Suddenly hot Chargers pounce on Bengals' miscues

Jan 6, 2014

Suddenly hot Chargers pounce on Bengals' miscues

Dump it off to the running back, hand it off, let the field goal kicker take it from there. Philip Rivers didn’t have to do a whole lot to get a playoff win. Not with the way San Diego’s defense was dominating. And not ...

Broncos misstep stirs playoff race

Dec 14, 2013

Broncos misstep stirs playoff race

John Fox doesn’t see a defense that’s diving or a sky that’s falling. A day after the Broncos lost their aura of indestructibility and handed New England a golden chance to steer the road to the Super Bowl away from the Rocky Mountains, Denver’s ...

Chargers surprise Broncos

Dec 13, 2013

Chargers surprise Broncos

Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers kept Manning on the sideline most of the game and handed the Denver Broncos and unexpected and harmful 27-20 loss Thursday night. Rivers threw two touchdown passes to Keenan Allen and kept the Chargers’ offense on the ...