| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:05 PM
Any chance the Bears go after Plaxico Burress? -- @chifan4life, from Twitter
There is a chance, but it's slightly better than an ice cube's chance in Death Valley. The Bears have had multiple opportunities to sign Burress going back to 2005, when he left...
| Oct 16, 2012
SAN DIEGO — That huge gush heard just shortly before 9 Monday night was the massive deflation of the San Diego Chargers' NFL season. Air left the Chargers' balloon like a jet stream.
Whoosh. Bye-bye, Chargers. The team owned and operated by the...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 8:56 PM
Peyton Manning threw for 305 yards and three touchdowns as Denver routed the Saints 34-14 Sunday night.
The Saints defense, ranked last in the league, allowed 530 total yards.
The Saints defense allowed touchdown drives of 98 yards in the first quarter,...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 9:01 PM
DENVER (AP) — Peyton Manning made a successful NFL return from a year’s sabbatical, leading the Broncos past the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-19 in his Denver debut Sunday night.
The four-time MVP coming off four neck surgeries completed 19 of...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 3:07 PM
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The Broncos' team logo still shows a horse's face, not Peyton Manning's.
He is not playing defensive end, kicker and punt returner in addition to quarterback.
He has taken over vice-president John Elway's old position on the...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 9:42 PM
There was thunder and lightning at Soldier Field on Thursday night, but none of it was created by big-name quarterbacks.
You could understand why the Bears wanted to keep Jay Cutler in bubble wrap. Cutler had nothing to gain by playing Thursday.
| Aug 9, 2012
| 3:18 PM
The Gods of Thunder that blasted across Lake Michigan in the early evening tried to prevent the seismic change that was officially to come in the NFL.
But in the end the thunderstorms that rocked Chicago's Soldier Field on Thursday night only slightly...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 1:05 AM
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Peyton Manning is back in his element, barking out calls, throwing passes and working out with his new teammates. It sure beats watching, wondering and worrying.
He's still finding his comfort zone in Denver after spending 14...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 10:18 PM
Eastern View High of Culpeper qualified 13 wrestlers for the Region I tournament out of a Battlefield District considered significantly weaker than the Bay Rivers. So, when the Cyclones, a very good team to be sure, rode that manpower advantage to a first...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Bay Rivers District fans are an enthusiastic lot, but sellouts during the winter season are rare. Coaches are expecting packed gymnasiums at two schools Wednesday, and it’s little wonder because so much is at stake.
In boys basketball, Grafton (12-...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 4:18 PM
Peyton Manning threw for 304 yards and three touchdowns Sunday to lift Denver to a 38-3 win over Kansas City that sealed the No. 1 seed in the AFC playoffs for the Broncos.
Manning finished the season with 4,659 yards, only 41 short of his career high....
| Dec 30, 2012
| 5:45 PM
DENVER, Colo. -- The Broncos locked up the No. 1 seed in the AFC playoffs in a game that cinched the Kansas City Chiefs' hold on the No. 1 overall draft pick in 2013.
Peyton Manning threw for three touchdowns as the Broncos rolled to their 11th...