We knew going into yesterday's match-up between Denver and St. Louis that those confidently predicting a Broncos blow-out were either stupid or delusional. After all, the Rams are a better team than their record indicates, with a win over Seattle standing as Exhibit A. But even we were stunned by the desultory way Peyton Manning and company collapsed en route to a 22-7 embarrassment. Afterward, Twitter Nation debated whether the contest was a momentary slip or an indication of much greater problems. Count down the twenty most memorable tweets below, supplemented by photos from the game.
Broncos playing like ass, nuggets playing likes ass, what in the hell is this.
— David Diment (@David_Diment) November 17, 2014
— Ian St. Clair (@IanStClair) November 16, 2014
What in the hell happened to the Denver Broncos today lol
— wade chism (@wwsuplex) November 17, 2014
The Broncos lose to the Rams by more than two touchdowns. ... That would have been a funny joke yesterday.
— Ryan Kelly (@JustSomeJive) November 17, 2014
There is never a wrinkle in the @Broncos run game. Same runs every week. I would of thought by now it's time to change things up a bit.
— Dave Novak (@daabey) November 17, 2014
What is wrong with the Denver Broncos? Seriously, they've been AWFUL lately. 7pts? Vs the St. Louis Rams?
— Dan Tortora (@CallDT) November 16, 2014
— Tyler Shannon (@CSURamT) November 16, 2014
— dave_in_denver (@Denverstep) November 17, 2014
The Broncos lost to the Seahawks, Patriots and Rams. The Rams aren't even in the playoffs. They suck huh?
— Shubeaux (@RealZackShubow) November 17, 2014
The @Broncos leading rusher has 29 yards for the game and Peyton is a "choke artist"? Ppl are ignorant. Great win either way for the Rams!
— Jay Johnson (@JayJohnsonMLP) November 16, 2014
lol at payton manning and the broncos.... seriously the rams? you're kidding me right... #joke
— Ally Aquino (@ally_beear) November 16, 2014
— Chris (@TorbenSticksel) November 16, 2014
Broncos most overrated team not only this year but that I've seen in a long time!!!! #Choke
— AJ Kane IV (@IV_KANE_IV) November 17, 2014
NFL is backwards this year how the hell did the Broncos lose to the Rams
— leylianaaaaa (@ovolxyliana) November 17, 2014
Its either the rams are good , or the Broncos are a joke?
— Matt Herkalo (@lilherk30) November 16, 2014
@Broncos what is wrong? where is the toughness you need to sustain in hot or cold weather? " Defense rise up!
— Lisa (@Lovelydeneen) November 17, 2014
Can we skip "plan b" and go straight to "plan c" for the #Broncos as in C standing for COACHING CHANGE.
— Mike Nelson (@mikenels007) November 16, 2014
Can someone please explain how in the hell the Broncos lost to the Rams
— J-Me (@JamieSaevitzon) November 17, 2014
— lynn rainwater (@lRainh2o) November 17, 2014
The Rams beat the Broncos? What's wrong with the world!
— (@KayBoomin) November 16, 2014
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