Denver Broncos

(Credit, Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

If Defense Wins Championships, Denver Broncos Set Up For Super Bowl Run

Throughout 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.

12/30/2014

(Credit, Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Minnesota Vikings Head Into The Offseason Optimistic, But Unsatisfied

The Minnesota Vikings have more confidence and optimism heading into this offseason than they did a year ago. They have two of the most important pieces in place in head coach Mike Zimmer and Teddy Bridgewater. Also, they improved in several areas from the past season. The Vikings have 12 free agents this offseason, but just one opening day starter.

12/29/2014

DENVER, CO - DECEMBER 28:  Defensive end Malik Jackson #97 of the Denver Broncos hits quarterback Derek Carr #4 of the Oakland Raiders after a pass attempt during a game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on December 28, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Team Grades: Raiders Struggle At Mile High In 2014 Finale

The 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.

KHTK Sports 1140–12/29/2014

(Credit, Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Injury Report: Raiders Still Wounded As Final Weekend Approaches

The 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.

12/26/2014

(Credit, Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

Denver-Oakland Rivalry Goes Back A Long Time

The Oakland Raiders have always played the Denver Broncos, the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Diego Chargers—dating back to the inaugural 1960 season of the American Football League. The Silver & Black even have played these three foes six times in the playoffs, as the rivalries run deep. The 2014 season closes with yet another big rivalry game for the Raiders—at Denver.

12/24/2014

(Credit, John Grieshop/Getty Images)

Opponent Profile: Denver At Mile High Poses Problem For Oakland

The 3-12 Oakland Raiders travel to Denver for their 2014 finale against the Broncos, and it’s probable the Broncos may not have much to play for, in terms of playoff seeding. But Denver will still want to win the game, and the Raiders haven’t been very good on the road this year at all—the Silver & Black is winless, in fact, away from the Coliseum.

12/23/2014

(Credit, Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Team Grades: Once Again, Raiders Prove Coliseum Is No Easy Place To Win

The Oakland Raiders improved to 3-12 on the season with a 26-24 win over the Buffalo Bills at the Coliseum on Sunday. That’s three straight wins at home for the Silver & Black if you’re keeping track at home, and it’s also the third consecutive victory at home over a team that had playoff aspirations still. Yes, these 2014 Raiders may have found the secret formula to defending their home turf—finally.

12/22/2014

SAN DIEGO, CA - DECEMBER 14:  Linebacker Todd Davis #51 of the Denver Broncos celebrates with fans after the Broncos defeated the San Diego Chargers 22-10 at Qualcomm Stadium on December 14, 2014 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Sacramento State Standout Todd Davis Quickly Carves Out Niche For Denver Broncos

In his six months in New Orleans, undrafted linebacker Todd Davis was waived four times, bouncing back and forth between the Saints’ practice squad and their active roster.

12/18/2014

(Credit, Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Opponent Profile: Bills Defense Among League’s Best

Consider that the Buffalo Bills have gone consecutive weeks holding both Peyton Manning and Aaron Rodgers without a touchdown pass, and you will understand the formidable challenge that defense presents for the Oakland Raiders offense next Sunday. Yes, it could get ugly for rookie quarterback Derek Carr.

12/16/2014

(Credit, Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Team Grades: Rough Third Quarter Dooms Raiders In Kansas City

Trailing by just four points in the third quarter, the Oakland Raiders gave up three touchdowns in less than five minutes and lost to the Kansas City Chiefs by a 31-13 score. It wasn’t a good road effort for the Silver & Black, as they drop to 2-12 on the season.

12/15/2014

(Credit, Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)

Opponent Profile: Chiefs Want Revenge And A Playoff Spot

The Oakland Raiders broke their 16-game losing streak last month against the Kansas City Chiefs at the Coliseum, but now the Silver & Black go to Arrowhead Stadium in Missouri for the rematch. The Chiefs have lost three in a row, and they are on the verge of playoff elimination—they might blame the Raiders for that, so there’s going to be some nasty waiting for Oakland this weekend.

12/09/2014

459766054.jpg

CBS Sports Steve Tasker Talks Denver Broncos Vs. Buffalo Bills

The Denver Broncos are currently one of the leaders in the AFC and are looking for home-field advantage. The Buffalo Bills are battling for one of the playoff spots with numerous other AFC teams. Steve Tasker of CBS Sports talks about their week 14 match-up and how Denver may not be this year’s favorite to win it all.

12/05/2014

more

previous