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Quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Omaha! Manning’s Charity To Receive $24,800 For Pre-Snap Calls During AFC Championship Game

Peyton Manning’s foundation for at-risk youth will receive a $24,800 donation for all the times he shouted “Omaha!” during the Broncos’ AFC championship game victory on Sunday.

01/19/2014

Denver Broncos (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Manning Torches The Patriots, Broncos Advance To Super Bowl XLVIII

Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos are heading to the Super Bowl after a 26-16 victory over Tom Brady and the New England Patriots.

01/19/2014

Peyton Manning (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Broncos Boast Big Firepower And A Confident Peyton Manning

Peyton Manning may have looked over New England’s defense and realized that unless the Broncos beat themselves with fumbles, stumbles and tumbles, the highest-scoring team in NFL history should put up plenty of points on the Patriots.

01/19/2014

Aaron Hernandez (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Aaron Hernandez Is Unable To Watch Football In Prison For Safety Reasons

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez can’t watch football on TV for his own safety, the sheriff in charge of the prison said on Saturday.

01/19/2014

Peyton Manning (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images); Tom Brady (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel Shares His AFC And NFC Championship Game Picks

If you’re going to be alarmed by any statistic, it’s Peyton Manning’s microscopic comebacks in the playoffs.

01/18/2014

Tom Brady of the New England Patriots and Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos at midfield on October 7, 2012 at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

It Will Be One For The Ages: Peyton Manning Vs. Tom Brady

Manning and Brady will meet Sunday for the 15th time, and the fourth time in the postseason, when the Broncos (14-3) face the Patriots (13-4) in the AFC title game.

01/18/2014

LeGarrette Blount  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

LeGarrette Blount Is Carrying Patriots’ Hopes On His Shoulders

250-pound LeGarrette Blount struggled the last time he faced the Broncos, a game the Patriots won 34-31 in overtime Nov. 24. He carried the ball three times and lost it twice.

01/18/2014

The Seattle Seahawks run on to the field during their game against the San Francisco 49ers at CenturyLink Field. ( credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

America’s Leading Sportscasters Predict AFC And NFC Championship Winners

In anticipation of the AFC and NFC Championship games this weekend, we’ve pulled together America’s leading sportscasters to make their predictions and picks for Patriots-Broncos and 49ers-Seahawks.

01/17/2014

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images);  49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Silverman: NFC Young Gun Will Eclipse An AFC QB Legend Come Feb. 2

Peyton Manning and Tom Brady are clearly football royalty. On the other side, you see two sleek athletes who represent the NFL’s future. Colin Kaepernick has already been to one Super Bowl, while Russell Wilson is trying to get to his first.

01/17/2014

Aaron Hernandez (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Police: Aaron Hernandez Eyed As Gunman In 2012 Slayings

Boston police have been investigating whether jailed former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez may have been the gunman in a 2012 double slaying, according to a search-warrant request released Thursday.

01/17/2014

Tom Brady (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Jones: Brady Playing It Cool Ahead Of Championship Game; Rex Ryan’s Future

Brady played the underdog card on Monday but hasn’t harped on it, at least not publicly. “When you play against one of the best teams in the league, you realize there’s very little margin of error,” he said.

01/17/2014

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Sports Verdict: Which QB Will Win AFC Championship? Peyton Manning Vs. Tom Brady

The good news: either Manning or Brady will get to go to another Super Bowl. The bad news: one of them will not, and be denied adding more to his legacy yet again.

01/16/2014

Tom Brady on January 11, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Tom Brady Misses Practice; Belichick Mum As Pats Prepare For Broncos

Four days before the AFC championship game against the Denver Broncos, the star quarterback missed practice Wednesday because of illness and his right shoulder, the Patriots said in their practice report.

01/16/2014

Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch scores on a 31-yard touchdown run against the New Orleans Saints in the fourth quarter during the NFC divisional playoff game at CenturyLink Field in Seattle on Jan. 11, 2014. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Kallas: 2 Key Plays From Divisional Round Games That Deserve Further Review

There were two plays during the divisional round of the playoffs that deserve a second look. They were fascinating.

01/15/2014

Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos calls a play against the San Diego Chargers. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Silverman: Pats Will Rely On Running Game, But Broncos Have Physical Edge

Brady and Belichick will join the battle, but they don’t have enough weapons to overcome this problem. The AFC Championship looks like the end of the line for New England.

01/15/2014

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