RealClearSports
Advertisement

Broncos Deep-6 Raiders for 8th Straight

AP Photo

The Raiders brought out the bronze busts at halftime.

The Raiders brought out their tin men the rest of the game.

The boon Broncos beat the busted Raiders on Thursday night.

The Raiders honored their 19 Hall of Famers. Too bad for Oakland they couldn't suit up. George Blanda, Ted Hendricks, Dave Casper and AARP Raiders would have been more helpful than the current BARF Raiders.

The Broncos had at least two future first-ballot Hall of Famers — and probably more — on the field.

Peyton Manning completed the 5,000th pass of his career, and Champ Bailey intercepted the 52nd pass of his. A black hole in space, because of gravity, doesn't allow anything to escape. This was not a game of gravity. The...

Read Full Article »

Recommended Articles

Manning's Broncos Win AFC West

Mike Klis, Denver Post - December 3, 2012

As prizes go, the AFC West title for the Broncos is like a stocking stuffer for a 16-year-old who just got his driver's license. It's nice. But what else you got? Thanks to a strong second half against Tampa Bay, the Broncos... more »

Mile High City Is Definitely Peyton's Place, Now

Mark Kiszla, Denver Post - December 3, 2012

Here's reason No. 150 why Peyton Manning is a lock for the Pro Football Hall of Fame: Back in the day, Moses parted the Red Sea. But only Manning can stop the wave in his home stadium. Any old MVP candidate can pass for three... more »

Willis Trusts 'Crazy' 49ers Coach

Mike Garafolo, USA Today - November 25, 2012

Patrick Willis' childhood was rough at times, with his biological father battling addiction and Willis serving as a pseudo-father to younger siblings while finding jobs as young as age 13 to support himself and the family. These... more »

Did Eli Find His Touch During Bye Week?

Hank Gola, New York Daily News - November 25, 2012

The reboot button has been hit during the bye week. The Giants say they are full of confidence again. The Packers, in town for a Sunday night biggie, usually bring out the best in them. But as much as Giants fans can believe... more »

Colts Cheerleader Ready to Shed Her Hair

David Whitley, AOL FanHouse - November 25, 2012

Megan M. has a high-profile job where appearance counts. She has looked in the mirror the past few days wondering what people are going to think. “I have no doubt,” she said, “that I’m going to lose my hair.” She’s... more »