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What Happened to Branden Oliver, Chargers Rushing Attack in TNF Loss to Broncos?

San Diego Chargers undrafted rookie running back Branden Oliver came into Thursday Night Football looking to continue scribing his storybook season. Before facing a vigorous Denver Broncos run defense, Oliver ran for 282 yards and two scores in his three previous starts. Show More Summary

Ronnie Hillman, Juwan Thompson's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 8

Ronnie Hillman can't buy a touchdown. Juwan Thompson, however, got two in his first three touches during Thursday night's game 35-21 win over the San Diego Chargers. Thompson carried the ball in from two yards out in the third quarter to give Denver a 28-7 lead in what turned out to be yet another Denver blowout. Show More Summary

San Diego Chargers vs. Denver Broncos: Video Highlights and Recap from Week 8

The 5-1 Denver Broncos took on the 5-2 San Diego Chargers in a Thursday Night Footb al l tilt that carried major AFC West implications. A season ago, the Chargers went into Denver on a short week and took down the Broncos in an upset. Show More Summary

Chicago Bears vs. New England Patriots: Complete Week 8 Preview for Chicago

Following a disappointing 27-14 loss to the Miami Dolphins in Week 7, the Chicago Bears will try to rebound this week when they head to New England to take on the 5-2 Patriots. The Bears and Patriots have met just 12 times, with New England holding an 8-4 all-time record. Show More Summary

Von Miller Back to His Old Self as NFL's Premier Edge-Rusher

Denver Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller has been an unstoppable force in the NFL during the 2014 season, currently leading the league in sacks and reasserting his role as the most dominant edge-rusher in the game. While Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Show More Summary

St. Louis Rams vs. Kansas City Chiefs: Complete Week 8 Preview

The St. Louis Rams (2-4) will take on interstate-rival the Kansas City Chiefs (3-3) in an interconference regular-season matchup that occurs just once every four years. The Rams are coming off a refreshing victory over the Super Bowl...Show More Summary

Explosive Ronnie Hillman Making Broncos Offense Even More Dangerous

The Denver Broncos moved to 6-1 with a win on Thursday night over the AFC West-rival San Diego Chargers. The win came, not so unexpectedly, due to the steady and efficient presence of the Broncos offense. Denver has forged an identity...Show More Summary

Dissecting Most Crucial Matchups in Steelers' Week 8 Contest with Colts

Business is about to pick up for the Pittsburgh Steelers. After facing only one team with a winning record over their first seven games, the Steelers have one of their toughest two-game stretches of the season. It begins with the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. Riding a five-game winning streak, the Colts are one of the hottest teams in the league. Show More Summary

Did Refs Blow Fumble Call on Broncos Kickoff Return?

With just over three minutes remaining in the second quarter of Thursday night's game between the Denver Broncos and San Diego Chargers, Broncos receiver Andre Caldwell returned a kickoff 30 yards before San Diego's Kavell Conner appeared...Show More Summary

Keenan Allen, Eddie Royal's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 8

Nearly an entire season of futility finally ended for Keenan Allen on Thursday Night Football with a touchdown in the first half. Unfortunately, most fantasy owners likely had already given up on putting him in their starting lineup. Along with Allen, Eddie Royal continued his up-and-down season with another underwhelming night. Show More Summary

Broncos' Imposing Defense Dominates Chargers, Keeps Denver AFC Favorites

We know about the Denver Broncos offense...duh, but it's long past time to start appreciating the contributions their defense has been making to the team's dominance this season. If last week was all about quarterback Peyton ManningShow More Summary

Lamar Miller Should Be Sell-High Trade Candidate After Recent Fantasy Success

Since Week 3 of the NFL season, Lamar Miller has been one of the best running backs in fantasy football. The Miami Dolphins running back has been nearly as productive as owners expected him to be prior to the 2013 season. With Knowshon Moreno on the injured reserve, Miller has stepped up and shined out of the backfield for the Dolphins. Show More Summary

San Francisco 49ers: Who to Root for in Week 8

Are you a San Francisco 49ers fan bummed that your team is on bye this week? Do you want to know who to root for, but haven’t yet wrapped your head around the various playoff scenarios still in play eight weeks into the season? Haven’t...Show More Summary

Jason Verrett Injury: Updates on Chargers CB's Shoulder and Return

Jason Verrett's shoulder injury continues to be a problem for the San Diego Chargers rookie. U-T San Diego's Michael Gehlken provides details on Verrett's status: Entering the game, Verrett's inclusion in the San Diego lineup was in doubt, per Gehlken: Between the injuries to Verrett and Brandon Flowers, the Chargers secondary is depleted. Show More Summary

Eagles vs. Cardinals: Complete Week 8 Preview for Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Eagles will face the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday in a battle between two of the NFC's finest teams. The 5-1 Eagles have had an extra week to prepare for a talented Cardinals team that quietly holds the NFC West lead over the Seattle Seahawks or San Francisco 49ers. Show More Summary

Golden Tate an Ideal Sell-High Candidate in Fantasy Leagues After Week 8

Let's dispel a notion that's been increasingly floating around fantasy and real-life football circles: Calvin Johnson will not play this week in London against the Falcons. Michael Rothstein of ESPN.com and others have reported Johnson...Show More Summary

Peyton Manning Gets Mad Trying to Quiet Broncos Fans Down

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning likes the home crowd to be quiet so he can make play calls at the line of scrimmage. Unfortunately, the Broncos fans in attendance for Thursday night's game against the San Diego Chargers were too fired up in the fourth quarter. Show More Summary

Miami Dolphins vs. Jacksonville Jaguars: Complete Week 8 Preview for the Jaguars

In their Week 8 matchup the Jacksonville Jaguars (1-6) will host the Miami Dolphins (3-3) at EverBank Field. While the Jaguars should be energized after coming off their first win of the season, they better have their A-game if theyShow More Summary

The Many Faces of Philip Rivers on Thursday Night Football

San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers has been having a fantastic season so far in 2014, but he didn't have his best game on Thursday Night Football in a 35-21 loss to the Denver Broncos. Because of the team's struggles, Rivers reacted in a number of ways with his usual intensity. Show More Summary

8 Bold Predictions for Washington's Week 7 Matchup

There are few things in the world that matter more to the Washington Redskins, or their fans, than Dallas week. They can be, and currently are, in the middle of a losing season, yet facing the Cowboys will still feel like the Super Bowl. The...Show More Summary

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