Corey Nelson led the star-studded Denver Broncos in tackles last week after linebacker Danny Trevathan left the game against the New York Jets with a broken left leg.
Terrance Knighton summed it up for so many Broncos fans when he sat stone-faced after Seattle’s 43-8 drubbing of Denver in the Super Bowl and said, “It doesn’t feel real. It almost feels like a nightmare.”
The Broncos season is over, and the team’s front office now has a lot of free agent decisions to make.
The seeds of Denver’s stunning Super Bowl self-destruction were planted during Wednesday’s practice when coach John Fox decided to turn down the speakers that simulate crowd noise because “it’s not an away game.”
A few disconsolate Denver Broncos fans popped orange and blue balloons decorating the patio of a downtown restaurant as they left Sunday’s Super Bowl party early, but many lingered to the end.
It took 15 years for the Broncos to find a quarterback to take them back to the Super Bowl, but they found their man in Peyton Manning.
The Seahawks won their first Super Bowl title Sunday night in overpowering fashion, punishing Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos 43-8.
Things didn’t go the Denver Broncos way right out of the gates in Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday.
No player has ever had more catches in a Super Bowl than Broncos Demaryius Thomas, it’s just too bad it happened in such a bad loss.
Watching the Broncos play so dismally in the Super Bowl was a major bummer for everyone back in Denver, but for some older fans it brought back old memories of other poor performances on the NFL’s biggest stage.