Denver Broncos: Should Manning and Other Veterans Be Rested Versus the Chiefs?
From Bleacher Report - Front Page
December 28, 2012 - 10:45pm
In a more than winnable game on Sunday, the Denver Broncos will be squaring off against the Kansas City Chiefs. Denver has already clinched the AFC West. As a matter of fact, they took care of that duty several weeks ago.With a victory this Sunday, the Broncos will be awarded a first-round bye. If they win and the Houston Texans lose to the surging Indianapolis Colts, the Broncos will possess home-field advantage throughout the playoffs. Against the 2-13 Chiefs, the Broncos have a crucial decision to make.Should they rest Peyton Manning and the other veterans?Since the Broncos will probably have a week-long break after Week 17, they should keep their starters in for the entire game as long as the offensive line holds up. By the fourth quarter, the Broncos should look to have an irrevocable lead and then establish a three-down rotation between Knowshon Moreno, David He...Continue reading this article »