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Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Poll results: Must-win for Denver

By Bill Williamson

The Denver Broncos had better bring their big-boy pants to Baltimore.

According to our AFC West poll, the Broncos' game Sunday against the Ravens is a must-win. As of 5:35 p.m. ET, 64 percent of respondents said as much, while 36 percent disagreed.

I’m not sure I would categorize the game as a must-win for Denver, because the team is going to the playoffs win or lose. But it is very important.

Denver is fighting for the No. 2 seed in the playoffs and a first-round bye. Also, a win over Baltimore would give Denver confidence heading into the playoffs.

So, it is very important and I understand the lopsided vote. Thanks to everyone who played along.