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Atlanta Falcons blog by the AJC's D. Orlando Ledbetter

Broncos’ Williams on Demaryius Thomas, Peyton Manning

  • 2:00 pm Thursday, June 26th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

Denver Broncos defensive tackle Sylvester Williams participated in the 5 Star Athlete Management’s football camp hosted by Atlanta-based Super-Agent Todd France and several sponsors on Wednesday at Mount Vernon Presbyterian School.

The former North Carolina product, who was selected with the 28th pick in the first-round of the 2013 draft, played well after earning a spot along the defensive line rotation.

Here are five questions with Williams:

Q: What was it like reaching the Super Bowl as a rookie?

A: Oh man, it was a dream come true. I was able to experience it with my family and my teammates. It was big for me. [More]

Super Bowl XLVIII – Records set and tied

  • 6:16 am Monday, February 3rd, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter
Knowshon Moreno, Super Bowl XLVIII, Denver Broncos, Seattle Seahawks, Super Bowl records

Compiled By Elias Sports Bureau


Quickest Score From Start of Game – 12 seconds, Seattle

Most Playing Time In The Lead, Game, Team – 59 minutes, 48 seconds, Seattle

Most Completions, Game – 34, Peyton Manning

Most Receptions, Game – 13, Demaryius Thomas

Most Super Bowls Lost, Team – 5, Denver

Most Completions, Game, Team – 34, Denver


Most Receptions, First Half – 7, Demaryius Thomas

Most Two-Point Conversions, Game – 1, Wes Welker

Most Safeties, Game — 1, Cliff Avril

Most Touchdowns, Kickoff Returns, Game – 1, Percy Harvin

Most Safeties, Game, Team – 1, Seattle

Fewest [More]

VIDEO: Denver CB Champ Bailey on SB48

  • 11:52 pm Sunday, February 2nd, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

VIDEO: Denver RB Knowshon Moreno on SB48

  • 11:46 pm Sunday, February 2nd, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

PFWA Super Bowl XLVII practice pool report

  • 5:06 pm Saturday, February 1st, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014

Seattle Seahawks Practice Pool Report

By Ralph Vacchiano

Pro Football Writers of America

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – On the final day before Super Bowl XLVIII, the NFC champion Seattle Seahawks got their first look inside MetLife Stadium where they’ll face the Denver Broncos on Sunday night and then held their final walk-through across the Meadowlands parking lot at the Giants’ practice facility. They looked loose and energetic as they went through their normal Saturday morning routine.

And when it was over, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll had no doubt his team is ready to start the game.

“We’re ready to go,” Carroll said. “That’s kind [More]

Denver QB Peyton Manning on his New Orleans’ roots

  • 10:16 am Thursday, January 30th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

VIDEO: Demaryius Thomas on his summer workout buddies Calvin Johnson and A.J. Green

  • 2:57 pm Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter



(on playing on a prolific offense) “It feels great. For a group of guys to go out this year and put up the numbers that we did, it all started with hard work at OTAs and minicamp. (Offensive Coordinator) Adam Gase, (QB) Peyton Manning and (Head) Coach (John) Fox prepared us and put us in a great situation. It feels great to be part of breaking all these records. The only thing that makes it better now is to win. People will say you are part of history but at the end of [More]

VIDEO: Denver CB Champ Bailey ready for Super Bowl debut

  • 12:33 pm Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

VIDEO: Denver RB Knowshon Moreno at Super Bowl XLVIII

  • 5:25 pm Monday, January 27th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter