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Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno celebrates his touchdown during the second half of Sunday’s game against the Ravens. Moreno ran for 118 yards as Denver cruised to a 34-17 victory.  (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

KING MMQB: Week 15 added intrigue to a wild playoff picture
BANKS: Redskins roll without RGIII and more from Week 15

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno celebrates his touchdown during the second half of Sunday’s game against the Ravens. Moreno ran for 118 yards as Denver cruised to a 34-17 victory.  (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
KING MMQB: Week 15 added intrigue to a wild playoff pictureBANKS: Redskins roll without RGIII and more from Week 15

Broncos RBs Olandis Gary, Mike Anderson and Terrell Davis smile during a 2001 SI photo shoot. (Al Tielemans/SI) 

SI VAULT: From obscurity, Terrell Davis has become the NFL’s best back (10.28.96)

Broncos RBs Olandis Gary, Mike Anderson and Terrell Davis smile during a 2001 SI photo shoot. (Al Tielemans/SI) 
SI VAULT: From obscurity, Terrell Davis has become the NFL’s best back (10.28.96)

Everyone’s favorite quarterbacking brothers — Peyton and Eli Manning — make an appearance on The Simpsons

GALLERY: Sports Figures on The Simpsons

Everyone’s favorite quarterbacking brothers — Peyton and Eli Manning — make an appearance on The Simpsons. 
GALLERY: Sports Figures on The Simpsons

Brandon Stokley runs past Marcus Gilchrist for a touchdown in the fourth quarter of Monday’s Broncos-Chargers game. In one of the most memorable comebacks in Monday Night Football history, Denver overcame a 24-0 halftime deficit to pull out a 35-24 victory. (Harry How/Getty Images)

TROTTER: Manning rallies Broncos for improbable victory
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: Watch Denver’s victory over San Diego

Brandon Stokley runs past Marcus Gilchrist for a touchdown in the fourth quarter of Monday’s Broncos-Chargers game. In one of the most memorable comebacks in Monday Night Football history, Denver overcame a 24-0 halftime deficit to pull out a 35-24 victory. (Harry How/Getty Images)
TROTTER: Manning rallies Broncos for improbable victoryVIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: Watch Denver’s victory over San Diego

Peyton Manning sniffs smelling salts during the fourth quarter of Sunday’s Broncos-Patriots game. New England had a franchise-record 35 first downs and dominated the second and third quarter in a 31-21 victory. Manning threw for 345 yards and three touchdowns in the loss. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

KING MMQB: Colts inspirational win and more from Week 5
BANKS: Snap Judgements from all of Sunday’s NFL games

Peyton Manning sniffs smelling salts during the fourth quarter of Sunday’s Broncos-Patriots game. New England had a franchise-record 35 first downs and dominated the second and third quarter in a 31-21 victory. Manning threw for 345 yards and three touchdowns in the loss. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
KING MMQB: Colts inspirational win and more from Week 5BANKS: Snap Judgements from all of Sunday’s NFL games

Tom Brady and Peyton Manning face off for the 13th time on Sunday when the Patriots and Broncos square off in Foxboro. New England has won eight of the first 12 games. Can Manning help close the gap? (AP)

GALLERY: The Brady-Manning Rivalry
KING: Week 5 picks | Fantasy Projections

Tom Brady and Peyton Manning face off for the 13th time on Sunday when the Patriots and Broncos square off in Foxboro. New England has won eight of the first 12 games. Can Manning help close the gap? (AP)
GALLERY: The Brady-Manning RivalryKING: Week 5 picks | Fantasy Projections

Lawrence Taylor stares down John Elway during the second quarter of Super Bowl XXI. The Broncos QB threw for 304 yards and a touchdown but the Giants prevailed, 39-20.

GALLERY: Super Bowl Covers | Rare John Elway Photos | Classic Sports Posters

Lawrence Taylor stares down John Elway during the second quarter of Super Bowl XXI. The Broncos QB threw for 304 yards and a touchdown but the Giants prevailed, 39-20.
GALLERY: Super Bowl Covers | Rare John Elway Photos | Classic Sports Posters

Denver’s Knowshon Moreno puts a devastating stiff arm on San Francisco’s Michael Thomas during their preseason game on Sunday. The 49ers won 29-24. (John W, McDonough/SI)

GALLERY: Leading Off - Pictures of the Week

Denver’s Knowshon Moreno puts a devastating stiff arm on San Francisco’s Michael Thomas during their preseason game on Sunday. The 49ers won 29-24. (John W, McDonough/SI)
GALLERY: Leading Off - Pictures of the Week

Tim Tebow shows off his vertical - 38 1/2 inches, a record for quarterbacks - during the 2010 NFL Combine. Tebow, who turns 25 on Tuesday, is hoping to make an impact in his first season with the Jets.

GALLERY: Classic Photos of Tim Tebow | Tim Tebow: Ladies Man
KING: Notes from my stop at Jets, Dolphins, Giants, Bears camp

Tim Tebow shows off his vertical - 38 1/2 inches, a record for quarterbacks - during the 2010 NFL Combine. Tebow, who turns 25 on Tuesday, is hoping to make an impact in his first season with the Jets.
GALLERY: Classic Photos of Tim Tebow | Tim Tebow: Ladies ManKING: Notes from my stop at Jets, Dolphins, Giants, Bears camp

John Elway does a towel-assisted pull-up during Broncos training camp in August 1983. Denver fans finally have the quarterback they’ve been clamoring for since Elway retired with the acquisition of Peyton Manning. According to SI’s Jim Trotter, the players at Broncos camp are as excited as the fans about Manning. (Andy Hayt/SI)

TROTTER: Manning has Denver fans, players excited about 2012
VIDEO: Broncos WR Eric Decker discusses Manning and Tim Tebow
POSTCARDS: SI writers check in from NFL camps across the league

John Elway does a towel-assisted pull-up during Broncos training camp in August 1983. Denver fans finally have the quarterback they’ve been clamoring for since Elway retired with the acquisition of Peyton Manning. According to SI’s Jim Trotter, the players at Broncos camp are as excited as the fans about Manning. (Andy Hayt/SI)
TROTTER: Manning has Denver fans, players excited about 2012VIDEO: Broncos WR Eric Decker discusses Manning and Tim TebowPOSTCARDS: SI writers check in from NFL camps across the league

Broncos quarterback John Elway taunts Seahawks linebacker Brian Bosworth during a 1987 Denver-Seattle game at Mile High Stadium. Elway threw for 338 yards and four touchdowns in the Broncos 40-17 victory. SI’s Chris Burke thinks the Seahawks should make a big leap this year with the addition of QB Matt Flynn and LB Barrett Ruud. (George Rose/Getty Images)

BURKE: Seattle Seahawks 2012 Offseason Breakdown
GALLERY: Rare Photos of John Elway | Brian Bosworth

Broncos quarterback John Elway taunts Seahawks linebacker Brian Bosworth during a 1987 Denver-Seattle game at Mile High Stadium. Elway threw for 338 yards and four touchdowns in the Broncos 40-17 victory. SI’s Chris Burke thinks the Seahawks should make a big leap this year with the addition of QB Matt Flynn and LB Barrett Ruud. (George Rose/Getty Images)
BURKE: Seattle Seahawks 2012 Offseason BreakdownGALLERY: Rare Photos of John Elway | Brian Bosworth

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning speaks to wide receiver Demaryius Thomas following organized team activities at the Broncos training facility. The success of Denver this year hinges on the success of Manning, says SI’s Chris Burke. (Ron Chenoy-US PRESSWIRE)

BURKE: Broncos success and failure hinge on Peyton’s neck
TRUTH AND RUMORS: Manning clearly not at 100 percent
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Peyton Manning

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning speaks to wide receiver Demaryius Thomas following organized team activities at the Broncos training facility. The success of Denver this year hinges on the success of Manning, says SI’s Chris Burke. (Ron Chenoy-US PRESSWIRE)
BURKE: Broncos success and failure hinge on Peyton’s neckTRUTH AND RUMORS: Manning clearly not at 100 percentGALLERY: Rare Photos of Peyton Manning

Stanford quarterback and pitcher John Elway speaks to reporters during a 1983 press conference. The two-sport athlete chose to enter the NFL, where he was drafted by the Colts (and traded to the Broncos). Elway, currently Denver’s Executive Vice President of Football Operations, made another major decision this week in signing Peyton Manning and trading Tim Tebow. (AP Photo/Paul C. Strong)

GALLERY: Rare Photos of John Elway
VIDEO: Elway talks Manning’s health, Tebow’s future
BURKE: How will the Tebow trade play out for the Jets?
KING: With hard part over, Manning can get to work


Stanford quarterback and pitcher John Elway speaks to reporters during a 1983 press conference. The two-sport athlete chose to enter the NFL, where he was drafted by the Colts (and traded to the Broncos). Elway, currently Denver’s Executive Vice President of Football Operations, made another major decision this week in signing Peyton Manning and trading Tim Tebow. (AP Photo/Paul C. Strong)
GALLERY: Rare Photos of John ElwayVIDEO: Elway talks Manning’s health, Tebow’s futureBURKE: How will the Tebow trade play out for the Jets?KING: With hard part over, Manning can get to work

A cut-out replica of quarterback Peyton Manning in a Denver Broncos uniform is brought into the Paul D. Bowlen Memorial Broncos Centre before Manning and the Broncos hold a news conference announcing the quarterback’s signing. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

GALLERY: Rare Photos of Peyton Manning
KING: Elway isn’t the only reason Manning chose Denver
BURKE: Manning’s mental edge gives Broncos a boost

A cut-out replica of quarterback Peyton Manning in a Denver Broncos uniform is brought into the Paul D. Bowlen Memorial Broncos Centre before Manning and the Broncos hold a news conference announcing the quarterback’s signing. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Peyton ManningKING: Elway isn’t the only reason Manning chose DenverBURKE: Manning’s mental edge gives Broncos a boost