Has Von Miller Been a Difference-Maker for the Broncos?

November 2, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

The Denver Broncos got linebacker Von Miller back from his six-game suspension two weeks ago desperately needing defensive help. Denver's defense was highly suspect for the first six weeks of the season, so the hope was that getting Miller back would pay immediate dividends.
In Miller's debut, the Broncos allowed 39 points—not exactly the kind of performance one would expect from a quality defensive team. Last week, Denver's defense allowed just 14 points to a top-10 offense—a performance more in line with the unit's sky-high expectations upon Miller's return. 
Is Miller really the difference-maker just about everyone thought he would be for this defense, or is the inconsistency of the unit since he returned proof that he isn't?
There is no doubt that Miller is a great player, but the question is whether or not he's also a player who can create opportunities for his teammates to help get the defense back on track. Denver had a top-five defense last year,...

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