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Prater kicks record-breaking 64-yard field goal

Matt Prater set a new NFL record with a 64-yarder at the halftime gun in Denver's Week 14 game against Tennessee.

Four players, including former Bronco Jason Elam, had held the previous record at 63 yards.

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Injury Report: Fox to work sideline on Sunday

Citing his recovery from heart surgery and the desire to better communicate with his players, John Fox announced Friday that he would coach Sunday's game against Tennessee from the Denver sideline, rather than up in the coaches' booth.

As for the players, Derek Wolfe was ruled out, as expected, while Champ Bailey and Trindon Holliday are listed as questionable. This, despite Bailey having been a full practice participant on Thursday and Friday; Holliday made a limited return on Friday after having sat out Wednesday and Thursday.

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Status of Orange Julius again a question mark

Following an outdoor walkthrough, the Broncos' first practice since John Fox's return was forced indoors by cold and snowy weather.

Peyton Manning was held out for the fourth straight Wednesday; Derek Wolfe, Trindon Holliday, and Joel Dreessen also missed practice.

Wolfe is not expected to play Sunday, as doctors continue to try to figure out the cause of his frightening seizure-like episode.

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Decker named AFC Offensive POW

Eric Decker's career day not only earned him a place in Denver's record book, it garnered him the AFC Offensive POW award for the first time.

The fourth-year wideout set a new personal best with 174 receiving yards in Denver's 35-28 win over Kansas City, and his four receiving touchdowns are the most by any player in franchise history.

Broncos have three routes to Week 14 playoff berth

Denver's route to the playoffs is actually a bit easier than had been reported earlier in the week. There are three scenarios that clinch a berth for the Broncos:

  1. Broncos beat or tie Titans
  2. Dolphins lose or tie at Steelers
  3. Ravens lose to or tie visiting Vikings

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Report: Two arrested in possible homicide at Arrowhead

Kansas City Police have reportedly arrested two people in connection with a possible homicide that allegedly occurred in the parking lot at Arrowhead Stadium.

According to KCTV5, a man and his son arrived at their parked car during the game and found a third man going through the contents of the vehicle.

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Wolfe recovering from seizure-like symptoms

According to the Broncos, Derek Wolfe experienced seizure-like symptoms on the team's bus ride to DIA on Friday, and is recovering in an area hospital.

The team had announced earlier on Saturday that Wolfe had been ruled out, but no details had been given regarding his condition.

While playing professional football isn't great for anyone's general well-being, Wolfe's 2013 has been notably difficult healthwise.

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Injury Report: Knowshon to start; Houston out for Chiefs

Knowshon Moreno, Champ Bailey, and Omar Bolden were upgraded to full practice participants Friday, and are listed as probable for Sunday's game at Arrowhead.

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and Julius Thomas were again limited, and are questionable, as is Derek Wolfe, who fell ill on Friday and did not travel with the team to Kansas City.

According to the DP, Wolfe will be ruled out if he's unable to travel by sometime on Saturday afternoon.

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Fox returning to Broncos for Week 14

John Fox made a surprise visit to practice at Dove Valley on Thursday, and while there, shared some unexpected and wonderful news.

Next Monday - and four weeks after having undergone surgery to replace a defective aortic valve - Fox will reassume his position as head coach.

The Broncos host the Titans in Week 14; it has not yet been determined whether Fox will coach from the sideline or up in the booth.

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Broncos place Vickerson on IR, add Fua

As expected, the Broncos have placed Kevin Vickerson on IR and replaced him with a veteran free agent.

Denver has signed DT Sione Fua (6-1, 310), a third-year player drafted by Carolina in the third round (97th overall) of the 2011 Draft.

The Stanford alum has 22 total tackles and one forced fumble in 27 career games (12 starts).

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