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AP Photo/Mark HumphreyDenver Broncos cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie talks with reporters during a news conference Monday

Broncos' Rodgers-Cromartie might retire at age 27

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie is 27 years old, right in his prime as an…

AP Photo/Mark HumphreyDenver Broncos cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie talks with reporters during a news conference Monday
David Goldman/APNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is in favor of adding two wild-card teams

Super Bowl megastars, All-Pros — and everyone else

The names are hardly as familiar as Peyton Manning and Richard Sherman.…

David Goldman/APNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is in favor of adding two wild-card teams
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Frozen Big Apple on menu for Broncos, Seahawks

An icy wind made its way through the Meadowlands, cut across the…

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Broncos return to practice in frigid temps

Peyton Manning found no need to dunk his right hand in a…

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Christian Petersen/Getty ImagesWide receiver Doug Baldwin (89) of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates after the Seahawks’ 23-17 victory against the 49ers in the NFC Championship.

Broncos the early favorite against Seahawks in Super Bowl

Oddsmakers had trouble picking the favorite in what figures to be one…

Christian Petersen/Getty ImagesWide receiver Doug Baldwin (89) of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates after the Seahawks’ 23-17 victory against the 49ers in the NFC Championship.
Joe Mahoney/APPeyton Manning threw for 400 yards as the Denver Broncos beat the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game.

Peyton Manning helps Broncos beat Patriots to reach Super Bowl

DENVER -- Peyton Manning had an answer for everyone. What's new? For…

Joe Mahoney/APPeyton Manning threw for 400 yards as the Denver Broncos beat the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game.
AP Photo/Stephan SavoiaNew England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady responds to a reporter's question during a media availability at the NFL football team's facility in Foxborough

Patriots’ Brady back at practice after missing day

No sniffles, no coughs, no watery eyes. Patriots fans can breathe easy…

AP Photo/Stephan SavoiaNew England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady responds to a reporter's question during a media availability at the NFL football team's facility in Foxborough
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Peyton Manning very good at second chances

From rematches to revivals to redemption, it’s not a good idea to…

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David Goldman/APNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is in favor of adding two wild-card teams

Broncos hold off Chargers to set up a Brady vs. Manning AFC championship

Peyton Manning welcomed Wes Welker back into the lineup with a touchdown…

David Goldman/APNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is in favor of adding two wild-card teams
Dustin Bradford/2013 Getty Images file photoBroncos QB Peyton Manning was ousted twice from the playoffs by the Chargers — when he was with the Colts.

Chargers tasked with stopping Manning again

San Diego stunned the Denver Broncos five weeks ago, making Peyton Manning…

Dustin Bradford/2013 Getty Images file photoBroncos QB Peyton Manning was ousted twice from the playoffs by the Chargers — when he was with the Colts.
AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezDenver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas (88) catches a 63-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Peyton Manning past Oakland Raiders defensive back Phillip Adams (28) during the second quarter of an NFL football game

Broncos beat Raiders 34-14 for top seed in AFC

Peyton Manning leads the Denver Broncos into the playoffs with another record,…

AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezDenver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas (88) catches a 63-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Peyton Manning past Oakland Raiders defensive back Phillip Adams (28) during the second quarter of an NFL football game
AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezDenver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning smiles while standing on the sideline during the second half of an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders

Manning breaks Brees’ single-season passing record

Peyton Manning broke the NFL record for most yards passing in a…

AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezDenver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning smiles while standing on the sideline during the second half of an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders
Scott Halleran/Getty ImagesBroncos quarterback Peyton Manning broke Tom Brady’s record for touchdown passes in a season last week and will look to add more today against the struggling Raiders.

Broncos, Raiders going in opposite directions

OAKLAND -- Two years after finishing tied atop the AFC West with…

Scott Halleran/Getty ImagesBroncos quarterback Peyton Manning broke Tom Brady’s record for touchdown passes in a season last week and will look to add more today against the struggling Raiders.
Bob Levey/Getty  imagesBroncos QB Peyton Manning acknowledges the crowd after throwing his NFL record 51st touchdown of the season Sunday.

Peyton Manning sets NFL TD passes record with 51

Peyton Manning broke Tom Brady's NFL record for most touchdown passes in…

Bob Levey/Getty  imagesBroncos QB Peyton Manning acknowledges the crowd after throwing his NFL record 51st touchdown of the season Sunday.
AP Photo/Charlie RiedelDenver Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker (87) runs to the end zone for a touchdown against Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Brandon Flowers (24) and free safety Kendrick Lewis (23) during the first half of an NFL football game

Manning, Decker lead Broncos past Chiefs 35-28

The Kansas City Chiefs had no answer for Peyton Manning and Eric…

AP Photo/Charlie RiedelDenver Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker (87) runs to the end zone for a touchdown against Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Brandon Flowers (24) and free safety Kendrick Lewis (23) during the first half of an NFL football game
AP Photo/Joe MahoneyDenver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) throws to running back Montee Ball (28) against the Kansas City Chiefs in the fourth quarter of an NFL football game

Manning helps Broncos hand Chiefs their first loss

DENVER — Peyton Manning went virtually untouched by Kansas City’s sack-happy defense…

AP Photo/Joe MahoneyDenver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) throws to running back Montee Ball (28) against the Kansas City Chiefs in the fourth quarter of an NFL football game
AP Photo/Tony GutierrezDenver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) huddles during the first quarter of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys Sunday

Broncos capitalize on late Romo mistake to win 51-48 thriller

Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos stayed unbeaten after Tony Romo made…

AP Photo/Tony GutierrezDenver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) huddles during the first quarter of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys Sunday
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Concussion could sideline Pryor for Raiders

The Raiders will begin a short week of preparation with uncertainty about…

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AP Photo/Jack DempseyDenver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker (83) comes down with a touchdown pass against Oakland Raiders free safety Charles Woodson (24) in the second quarter of an NFL football game

Manning's 3 TDs helps Broncos beat Raiders 37-21

Peyton Manning slapped his hands together five, six, seven times and barked…

AP Photo/Jack DempseyDenver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker (83) comes down with a touchdown pass against Oakland Raiders free safety Charles Woodson (24) in the second quarter of an NFL football game
AP Photo/Ben MargotOakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor (2) signals at the line of scrimmage during the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Oakland

Searching for win, Pryor not out to match Manning

Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor has seen the scores. Peyton Manning and the…

AP Photo/Ben MargotOakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor (2) signals at the line of scrimmage during the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Oakland