When running back C.J. Anderson joined 10 teammates on the Pro Bowl roster Monday, the Broncos set a franchise record with 11 players earning all-star honors, eclipsing the 10-player mark from the 1998 Super Bowl season.
Throughout the Broncos season CBS4 Sports covered all the action week in and week out. The sports team also gave viewers a chance to get to know players on the roster a little better.
CBSDenver.com writer Brett Heinzerling figured he’d get all the suspense out of the way and give his prediction in the headline. He likes the Broncos by 10 … and here’s why …
Instead of revving their high-octane offense like they did a year ago, Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos pumped the brakes heading into these playoffs.
As the dandy dozen prepare for the playoffs, here’s a look at the signature strength of each team along with their most worrisome weakness.
The Denver Broncos will now go 13 straight weeks without a break after their early bye week. They are 2-1 and currently second place in the AFC West.
While the overtime setback Sunday certainly wasn’t as bad as the Super Bowl nightmare in February, some Broncos said it’s the result that matters.
The Denver Broncos didn’t exactly hit their bye week in full stride. There are issues all around. But some promising signs have emerged, too, like the play of all those starters who missed the Super Bowl.
Slogging through the rubble of that Super Bowl landslide, John Elway blew up his defense.
Peyton Manning is three touchdown throws shy of 500 for his career and a dozen short of surpassing Brett Favre for the most in NFL history.