Emmanuel Sanders was in too much pain to recognize his team's situation.
So, what appeared to be blatant attempt to sabotage the Broncos' end-of-regulation drive against in Cleveland was just an injured player writhing in immense pain.
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Sanders' injury had Broncos fans groaning for so many reasons.
First, he's tied for the team lead in receiving yards this season (527). But secondly, after sustaining that post-catch injury, he walked to the end zone and fell down -- all while Peyton Manning and Co. tried to orchestrate an overtime-averting comeback.
Instead, Sanders drained the clock. But that drain won't be felt on the team's offense after the bye week if the Pro Bowler can rest and heal up.