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Fox Leads List of Broncos to Blame

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Everybody shares the blame, but coach John Fox should get more than his share for his conservative approach.

After the Ravens shocked a bitterly cold crowd with a 70-yard balloon bomb from Joe Flacco to Jacoby Jones, with just over half a minute to go, to tie the game for the fifth time, at 35-35, the Broncos had the ball at their 20-yard line, had two timeouts and had the quarterback who had produced more winning drives in the fourth quarter than anybody else who ever played the game.

What did Fox choose to do?

He had Manning take a knee.

Wrong, wrong, wrong.

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