Every week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the
MV: I'm sure it has been a crazy whirlwind covering the Broncos over the past 12 months, going from Tebowmania to the passing brilliance of
MK: It has been unique. From college-type option run game to a sophisticated, combination route passing game. The passing game is way more ball control than I thought. It's hardly a "wide-open" offense. It's a lot of short stuff that sets up the occasional pop downfield.
MV: As for Peyton, in what ways has he improved -- and maybe even surprised you -- since he arrived in Denver? Some questioned how effective he would be, and it sounds like even he wasn't sure if he could be himself again after all those neck surgeries.
MK: Manning surprised me. I didn't think he'd have much left at 36 and coming off a missed season. His arm is plenty strong enough but if he's lost five miles per hour in recent years, he has compensated.
MV: Second-year outside linebacker
MV: How might the Broncos try to stop Ravens wide receivers
MK: I think
MV: The Broncos, who look unstoppable right now, are jostling for playoff positioning with the Ravens,