Denver Broncos A Pick-Your-Poison Team In Super Bowl
Huffington Post - about 4 years
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Denver was walloped 40-10 by Seattle in the preseason with Ronnie Hillman fumbling, Montee Ball stumbling and Peyton Manning grumbling. The Broncos are a much different team now, one that should return to Colorado on Tuesday for a victory parade clutching their third Lombardi Trophy. Chewed out by boss John Elway after that spectacle in Seattle last summer, the Broncos responded with a season for the ages, scoring more points than any team in NFL history (606) with Manning throwing for more touchdowns (55) and yards (5,447) than anyone ever had. They're not always the prettiest of passes, as Seahawks star talker and cornerback Richard Sherman pointed out, but Manning's always won with his brain, not his arm. Manning didn't disagree with Sherman's assessment that he "throws ducks." "I do throw ducks," he said. "I throw for a lot of yards and TD ducks, so I'm actually quite proud of it." Manning's "Duck Dynasty" consists of an unprecedented five ...
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