1. Breaking Down the Blueprint for Beating Peyton Manning & the Broncos

    For the first month of the season the Denver Broncos looked unbeatable, but history tells us that it's incredibly hard to maintain such a high level of play for an entire season...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 1,960 reads 18 comments

  2. Loss to Indianapolis Colts Reveals Major Concerns for Denver Broncos

    The Denver Broncos dropped to 6-1 on the season with a loss in Peyton Manning 's return to Indianapolis. Putting the loss in perspective, it's merely a hard-fought 39-33 road loss to the Indianapolis Colts —a quality opponent...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 13,511 reads 107 comments

  3. Von Miller Is Broncos' Not-So-Secret Weapon Against the Colts

    Unless you've been binge-watching The Walking Dead on Netflix for the past week, you've no doubt heard that Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is squaring off against his former team on Sunday night...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 2,672 reads 14 comments

  4. Do Chiefs Wide Receivers Share Blame for Stagnant Offense?

    It's safe to say the Kansas City Chiefs are 6-0 because of their great defense—not their because of their offense. All the statistics support that statement and it doesn't take much tape review to come to the same conclusion...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 5,132 reads 34 comments

  5. Offensive Line Woes Stalling Raiders Turnaround

    The Oakland Raiders enter the bye week with a 2-4 record. With rock-bottom expectations coming into the season, the Raiders have been a mild surprise...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 8,465 reads 79 comments

  6. Philip Rivers Isn't Just Back, He's Better Than Ever

    There has been a lot of talk about San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers this year. Does Rivers need to be fixed? How do the Chargers fix Rivers? Is Rivers fixed? Rivers isn't fixed ...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 5,520 reads 22 comments

  7. Why the Broncos' Offense Lost Its Luster in Unimpressive Win over Jaguars

    The Denver Broncos didn't blow the Jacksonville Jaguars out by 28-plus points like everyone thought. The Broncos beat the Jaguars by only (ONLY?!) 16 points on Sunday and moved to 6-0 in the process...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 4,418 reads 15 comments

  8. Chargers Learning to Grind Out Wins for Mike McCoy

    Things haven't always been pretty for head coach Mike McCoy and the San Diego Chargers this season, but t he Chargers moved to 3-3 with a gutsy 19-9 victory at home against the Indianapolis Colts Monday night...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 15,186 reads 47 comments

  9. Kansas City Chiefs Remain Undefeated, but How Long Can They Keep It Going?

    The Kansas City Chiefs are 6-0 for only the second time in franchise history after beating the Oakland Raiders , 24-7, at Arrowhead on Sunday...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 13,215 reads 123 comments

  10. Can Terrelle Pryor Expose the Kansas City Chiefs' Top-Ranked Defense?

    The Kansas City Chiefs and Oakland Raiders are both fighting for legitimacy this weekend at Arrowhead stadium...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 7,891 reads 89 comments

  11. Is Alex Smith Getting Too Much Credit for Chiefs Fast Start?

    The Kansas City Chiefs are 5-0. The Chiefs are 5-0. The Chiefs have five wins and no losses. It would be nearly unbelievable if we didn't know it to be true. It's a remarkable turnaround, and it has the Chiefs on the path to the playoffs...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 7,227 reads 69 comments

  12. How Much Better Will the Broncos Get with Return of Champ Bailey, Von Miller?

    The Denver Broncos have an offense that is great, but their defense has taken a step back from a year ago. Who needs defense when the offense is scoring more points in a single game than some teams have scored all season, right? Wrong...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 14,944 reads 61 comments

  13. Peyton Manning May Be Grabbing Headlines, but Don't Forget About Philip Rivers

    We knew Peyton Manning was great, but so far his 2013 season has been ridiculous even by his standards...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 5,337 reads 37 comments

  14. Denver Broncos Rolling Now, but Are They Built to Win in January?

    Things got a little more interesting on Sunday for the 5-0 Denver Broncos . As has been the case, Peyton Manning and the rest of Denver's offense lit up the scoreboard, but for ...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 9,572 reads 62 comments

  15. Have the Oakland Raiders Found Their Franchise Quarterback in Terrelle Pryor?

    A front office working with a shoestring salary cap brought in a group of ragtag veteran castoffs hoping to compete in the AFC West, and that's just what the Oakland Raiders have done through five weeks...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 11 months ago 17,910 reads 248 comments

  16. Are the Chiefs Built to Come from Behind and Win?

    So the Kansas City Chiefs are 4-0 and everyone is starting to notice. Never mind the fact that the four teams the Chiefs have played are a combined 3-13 and never mind the fact ...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 12 months ago 6,507 reads 39 comments

  17. Is This the Beginning of the End for Darren McFadden in Oakland?

    Coming into the season, the Oakland Raiders ' hopes were pinned on running back Darren McFadden 's production. If McFadden could return to his 2010 form, the Raiders could be better than expected—at least that was the thought...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 12 months ago 12,808 reads 93 comments

  18. Can the Chargers Survive the Loss of Dwight Freeney?

    The San Diego Chargers have been bitten hard by the injury bug in 2013. First, it was the wide receivers, but at least the team had depth at the position...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 12 months ago 5,951 reads 15 comments

  19. Is the Oakland Raiders Defense Improving?

    The Oakland Raiders started the season with nine new starters on defense, and that number has quickly grown to 10 with an injury to safety Tyvon Branch...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 12 months ago 12,731 reads 127 comments

  20. Are the 2013 Denver Broncos Emerging as One of Greatest Teams in NFL History?

    Just about every franchise has a team that it believes is one of the greatest. Last year, NFL .com did bracket-style fan voting for the top 64 teams in NFL history, and the 1976 ...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 12 months ago 5,724 reads 9 comments

  21. San Diego Chargers Learn Killer Instinct in Win over Cowboys

    The San Diego Chargers scored 10 points and allowed zero in the fourth quarter to finish off the Dallas Cowboys 30-21 on Sunday. The Chargers moved to 2-2 with a Week 5 road game against the 1-3 Oakland Raiders ...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 12 months ago 3,425 reads 10 comments

  22. Can D.J. Hayden Bounce Back Against Washington?

    The Oakland Raiders surprised a lot of people when they selected cornerback D.J. Hayden out of the University of Houston in the first round of the 2013 NFL draft. The Raiders traded down to No...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 12 months ago 12,366 reads 48 comments

  23. What to Expect from Manti Te'o's NFL Debut

    The league's most talked about second-round pick is about to make his debut for the San Diego Chargers . According to Kevin Acee of UT San Diego , inside linebacker Manti Te'o is on track to play Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys ...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 12 months ago 10,952 reads 43 comments

  24. Terrelle Pryor Tape Study: What We've Learned from Watching Raiders QB

    Things were ugly for the Oakland Raiders on Monday night as they got blown out by Peyton Manning 's Denver Broncos , but it wasn't all bad for the Silver and Black...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 12 months ago 10,308 reads 141 comments

  25. How the Kansas City Chiefs Can Continue Terrorizing Opposing QBs

    The Kansas City Chiefs are 3-0 for the first time in years and now look like a good bet to make the playoffs in a weak AFC. The offense has been average, but it has yet to turn the ball over, and that has allowed the defense to be more aggressive...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 12 months ago 4,481 reads 9 comments