In many respects, Denver’s defense last year was even better than the one that carried Peyton Manning across the finish line of his stellar career that ended with a Super Bowl 50 ring. The Broncos’ offense, on the other hand, was the primary culprit in Denver missing the playoffs one year later
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Tebow played in six of the Fireflies’ seven games this week, all three at Rome and three of four with Lexington. Columbia went 2-1 against Rome and 1-3 against Lexington.
“It was quite a fight,” Ottawa coach Guy Boucher said after Clarke MacArthur scored a power-play goal 6:30 into overtime to help the Senators advance to the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Rangers.
Cezary Rybacki, of the hospital in Gollob’s hometown of Bygdoszcz, northern Poland, where the racer underwent surgery Sunday, said Gollob was on a respirator and that his condition was serious, but stable.
United midfielder Ibson fired a shot from distance that hit the far post. Johan Venegas headed the rebound forward to Ibarra, who scored his first MLS goal with a diving header.
Freeland kept the ball down while pitching seven sharp innings, Gerardo Parra hit a two-run homer and the Colorado Rockies beat San Francisco 8-0 on Sunday for their first three-game sweep of the Giants at Coors Field since 2002
“When I came here for the first time (in 2003) I reached the third round after coming through the qualifiers,” Nadal said. “Ten titles is something I never dreamed of. See you next year.”
“The thing about tonight that I thought was different than the previous start was the use of the breaking ball and the changeup,” Rockies manager Bud Black said. “It was a true three-pitch mix. He got some outs with the breaking ball. He got some outs with the change and again, the fastball was live, beat some swings, and he pitched very well.”