After the Broncos' 34-31 humiliating loss to the Pats last night, marked by a blown 24-point halftime lead, Twitter Nation exploded with frustration, most of it aimed at four Broncos: Peyton Manning, for a sub-par performance, Montee Ball for a key fumble, Wes Welker for failing to wave off a punt soon enough, and Tony Carter, who got in the way of a ball, making the winning field goal possible. Do you blame any of these four? Decide after checking out the following tweet collection, accompanied by photos from the game.
— Christopher Hetu (@ChristopherHetu) November 25, 2013
"BREAKING: Wes Welker doesn't want 2 leave w/Broncos. In Patriots locker room holding Tom Brady's leg asking for forgiveness." @MPChristmas
— Will (@Vivs0603) November 25, 2013
Wes Welker lost the game for the Broncos.
— Greg Gregson. (@Epic_EpicSheen) November 25, 2013
haha welker fucked up that game twice for the broncos dumb bitch
— #Seniõr George (@TyphoidG87) November 25, 2013
I saw the final play of the Pats/Broncos game. Man that SUCKS it comes down to a special teams goof. Especially when Welker was involved.
— Ryan Berger (@BoatRich) November 25, 2013
Montee Ball and Tony Carter need to get cut off the Broncos.
— Speed Scoot (@ScottieB17) November 25, 2013
— Andrew Bennett (@SoA_AjB) November 25, 2013
For those of us who can't sleep, we know Tony Carter's right there with us. Dude cost the Broncos the game & maybe himself his job #USCAISMS
— Quinn Hazard (@qhazard22) November 25, 2013
— Velocibrad (@RealVelocibrad) November 25, 2013
I can hope that Tony Carter pulling a Rahim Moore tonight prevents another terrible moment in the playoffs. Disgusting 2nd half. #Broncos
— Dave Mitchell (@tweek_sf) November 25, 2013
— Luke Skywalker (@LukeSkywalke623) November 25, 2013
If Moreno is hurt bad, #Broncos awful draft decision to take Montee Ball over Eddie Lacy (or Zac Stacy 3 rounds later) will look even worse.
— Nolan Lees (@NolanLees) November 25, 2013
Broncos should just keep Moreno in 24/7. Montee Ball is useless. His fumble earlier in the game KILLED the Broncos.
— Crazy Chris (@MrChrisRamosOVO) November 25, 2013
Montee Ball fumble cost the Broncos that game, straight up would have won if he held onto the football.
— Burrito Bandito (@TheRealCTRaisin) November 25, 2013
#Broncos dont forget who started the skid. He does it every time. Montee Ball choke artist.
— J (@pullheadfromass) November 25, 2013
Can't even be mad about the game last night, ill always think Brady is superior to Peyton.... And the broncos too for that matter
— Jack Gibbons (@JackGibbons19) November 25, 2013
#Broncos suck I thought Peyton Manning was the best Quarterback in the NFL and how do you let the Patriots come back and win the game
— SplashTown #TBE (@DTravaye) November 25, 2013
wow I wake up to see that the #Broncos choked against that girl Tom Brady & his merry men...a 24-0 spot to lose? Peyton really????????????
— Tom Outten Jr. (@RavenRage52) November 25, 2013
The AFC is awful the broncos don't want to play in New England in the playoffs belicheat owns Peyton
— D-Nyce (@CalhetaMafia) November 25, 2013
Seriously. What a choke job by Peyton & Broncos. It just goes to show u can't count Brady & Belichick out. No lead is safe vs them #SNF
— Elo H (@elo_bajo) November 25, 2013
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