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Bailey, Manning Deliver For Broncos

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CINCINNATI — We learned two essential things about the Broncos during their 31-23 victory against Cincinnati.

No. 1: Denver can be a championship contender without quarterback Peyton Manning acting like a football god every Sunday.

No. 2: Only a fool (like me) even thinks about calling Champ Bailey too old to play NFL cornerback at age 34.

 

 

 

 

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