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Denver Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas gathering passes and praise alike this season

Demaryius Thomas keeps getting showered with praise and passes.He was named the AFC's Offensive Player of the Week for the first time in his career after helping Denver beat San Diego 28-20 Sunday, when he became the first Broncos receiver in a decade with a trio of TD receptions.Thomas received a hearty pat on the back from interim coach Jack Del Rio for his acrobatic move on his first score in which he switched the football into his left hand as his momentum carried him out of bounds and swiped it across the pylon like a checkout clerk scanning a can of soda."I told him, 'Man, that was amazing,'" Del Rio said. "That was really good to watch in slow-mo. What a tremendous use of body control. With his size and speed and the angle he was at, to be able to coordinate himself and stay in bounds and get that thing across the pylon was just amazing."Thomas admitted he's not supposed to expose the football like that, but said instincts took over "and I just wanted to get into the end zone."I...

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