Patriots Opponent Profile: Luck Gets Another Shot At BradyAndrew Luck will need to break a winless streak against Tom Brady to earn his first Super Bowl appearance.
Daily Madden: Rodgers Plays Through His Injury; Manning CannotIt turns out more than one quarterback was playing with a serious injury in the weekend's NFL playoff games. Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been nursing a calf injury.
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.
Denver Broncos Fall Short Of Super Bowl Once AgainThe Denver Broncos are one-and-done in the playoffs for the second time in three years. While it was a mostly successful season, the franchise missed out on their efforts to bring a third Vince Lombardi Trophy back to Dove Valley, prompting all kinds of questions in Broncos Country.
Injury Report: Colts Healthy For Playoff Game Against BroncosThe Indianapolis Colts face off against the Denver Broncos in the AFC Divisional round with a healthy roster at just the right time.
Daily Madden: A One-Dimensional Rodgers May Not Be Enough For Packers
Colts Look Ahead To Important Meeting With BroncosAfter defeating the Cincinnati Bengals in the wild card round, the Indianapolis Colts are in preparation for a familiar foe; the Denver Broncos.
If Denver Broncos Lose A Coordinator, Jack Del Rio Would Be Bigger BlowIt says something about a team when multiple coordinators are being coveted by opposing franchises for multiple years in a row. The Denver Broncos have lost a few along the way, and both Adam Gase and Jack Del Rio are currently hot commodities.
Denver Broncos – Indianapolis Colts Game May Be Determined By No-Name Running BacksPeyton Manning versus Andrew Luck and his former team, the Indianapolis Colts. It's a dream matchup for the NFL, but a playoff game that could be decided by the play of two relative no-names at running back.
Opponent Profile: Indianapolis Colts Looking For Revenge On Denver BroncosNFL Wildcard weekend has been a fun ride, as per usual, filled with tough defense and a few phenomenal plays. The Indianapolis Colts took care of the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday afternoon, meaning a matchup between Peyton Manning's Denver Broncos and his former team.
Banged Up Denver Broncos Need Bye Week To Get HealthyConsidering the violent nature of the National Football League, the Denver Broncos have made it through the regular season relatively healthy. But there were plenty of bumps and bruises, as well as more major injuries, the last few weeks, making the bye important for the team.
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.
Team Grades: Raiders Struggle At Mile High In 2014 FinaleThe 2014 Oakland Raiders season ended on Sunday in Denver at Sports Authority Field at Mile High with a 47-14 loss to the Broncos. The Raiders just struggled in almost every facet of the game as they lost their eighth road game of the season and their 11th overall dating back to 2013.
Injury Report: Raiders Still Wounded As Final Weekend ApproachesThe Oakland Raiders have one more game in 2014 before they pack it in for the winter, and many of the same players still have injuries either keeping them out of practice or game day itself. The best news is that rookie quarterback Derek Carr is ready to go for Sunday after experiencing an undisclosed illness.
Daily Madden: Seahawks And Patriots Look Like The Teams To BeatHeading into the last weekend of the season, who are the best teams in the AFC and NFC?