Denver sports radio host Darren McKee had a lot to say about Peyton Manning. None of it was positive.
The Denver Broncos are one-and-done in the playoffs for the second time in three years. While it was a mostly successful season, the franchise missed out on their efforts to bring a third Vince Lombardi Trophy back to Dove Valley, prompting all kinds of questions in Broncos Country.
Only 8 teams remain in the postseason. Andy Gresh and Scott Zolak rank 1-8 their top coaching-quarterback tandems.
Wes Welker has already seemingly burned a bridge with one NFL head coach, but might he have done the same with his current boss?
The Denver Broncos seemed unstoppable, even unbeatable at times during the 2013 season. But, when the Vince Lombardi Trophy was on the line, they were blown out by the Seattle Seahawks.
Defense wins championships, and the NFL has not seen a defense like Seattle’s in a long time.
What will matter most? The fact that Seattle has no players with Super Bowl experience, or their youth and speed and top-ranked defense? Or will the game be won by Denver’s suddenly stout rush defense and Peyton Manning’s blessed right arm?
Follow along for all the updates from the Patriots-Broncos AFC Championship.
It doesn’t matter if it’s called Mile High, Invesco or Sports Authority Field; strange things always seem to happen when the Patriots head to Denver.
The Felger & Massarotti show from Friday, January 17.