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When Denver has the ball ...
Jim Trotter
January 14, 2013
Their offense revolves around you-know-who. Take away one of his targets—WRs Demaryius Thomas, Eric Decker or Brandon Stokley, or TE Jacob Tamme—and Manning's O.K. going elsewhere; and he's patient enough to wait for ball hawking FS Ed Reed to get aggressive before going deep. Denver has been lethal passing on first-and-goal, where Manning tied for second in the NFL with eight TDs, and the Ravens have ceded TDs in 10 of their last 12 goal-to-gos, including in Sunday's win.
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January 14, 2013

When Denver Has The Ball ...

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Their offense revolves around you-know-who. Take away one of his targets—WRs Demaryius Thomas, Eric Decker or Brandon Stokley, or TE Jacob Tamme—and Manning's O.K. going elsewhere; and he's patient enough to wait for ball hawking FS Ed Reed to get aggressive before going deep. Denver has been lethal passing on first-and-goal, where Manning tied for second in the NFL with eight TDs, and the Ravens have ceded TDs in 10 of their last 12 goal-to-gos, including in Sunday's win.

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