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The defending Super Bowl-champion Denver Broncos have lost four their last six and games face an uphill battle to qualify for their sixth straight postseason. With 11 teams still alive in the AFC, here's how everything shakes out entering Christmas weekend.

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Among the notable numbers/trends emerging from Sunday's loss are the Broncos' worst back-to-back offensive outputs in 13 years and a rushing attack that is on pace to be one of the worst in franchise history.

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The first-quarter scoreboard, the turnover battle and the special-teams matchup are only some of the some of the facets of Sunday's showdown to keep an eye on.

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Our breakdown of the AFC Playoff picture heading into week 15. What's the best case scenario for the Denver Broncos.

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Everything you need to know before the Denver Broncos take on the Tennessee Titans on Sunday.

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Which teams have the easiest roads and inside tracks to the postseason? We break it all down and hash it all out here in your AFC stretch-run primer.

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Here are some of the more significant stats and notable numbers from the Broncos' 20-10 win Sunday, including impressive figures from Bradley Roby, Chris Harris Jr. and the rest of the Denver D.

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In the top-heavy AFC West, every game in important, and two of the division's heavyweights go head-to-head Sunday night when the Broncos and Chiefs match 7-3 records in Denver. Here's what to keep an eye on ...

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The Broncos have slipped to third place in the AFC West. Can they bounce back from last Sunday night's in Oakland? It will be anything but easy in the Big Easy against the high-powered Saints, who have gone 4-1 since their 0-3 start to the season.

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From Trevor Siemian's sub-par passing night to the struggles with the run on both sides of the ball to the end of some statistical streaks, here are the numbers of note for the Orange & Blue coming out of Week 9.

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Running down the significant stats and notable numbers from the first half of the Orange & Blue's 2016 season.

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Sure, the focus will be on the strength-vs.-strength matchup Sunday night in Oakland, but the Orange & Blue's young offensive players must also step up their games and take advantage of a suspect Raiders defense.

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The notable numbers from the Orange & Blue's second straight loss include a fifth opening-drive score by the opposition in six games and a host of ugly penalty-related stats.

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Trevor Siemian's return, the Broncos' struggling ground game and the Chargers' penchant for choking away late-game leads are some of the facets to keep a close eye on tonight as the Orange & Blue visit the Bolts in a color-rush clash.

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Running down the significant stats and notable numbers following the Denver Broncos’ not-as-close-as-it-appears 23-16 Week 5 loss to the visiting Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.

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Utilizing a game-plan that featured isolating speedy running backs on linebackers in the passing game, the Falcons out-schemed the Broncos in winning fashion Sunday afternoon.

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The undefeated Orange & Blue host the 3-1 Falcons on Sunday, and all eyes will be on the Broncos' QB situation and the marquee matchup of Week 5 pitting Atlanta's high-flying offense against the No-Fly Zone.

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Four games, four wins and an NFL-best nine-game win streak in all for your Denver Broncos. We dig into the significant stats and notable numbers following Sunday's triumph in Tampa.

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The Denver Broncos' hopes for a ground-game rebound and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' struggling rookie kicker are a few of the key items to keep an eye on Sunday afternoon.

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Here are the Orange & Blue's notable numbers coming out of Week 3, including Trevor Siemian's big day in extending Denver's NFL-best five-plus-year run of success away from home.

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