The commemorative T-shirts and caps proclaiming the Denver Broncos 2011 AFC West champions sat mostly untouched in the team’s locker room Monday.
Tickets for the Broncos playoff game against the Steelers go on sale on Monday morning at 10 a.m.
The Denver Broncos are not only chasing their first playoff spot in six seasons, but also fighting recent history.
The Broncos loss to the New England Patriots on Sunday muddied the waters as far as the playoff race is concerned. While the Broncos may still have the easiest path to the postseason in the West, there are plenty of scenerios that could derail them.
The NFL has reached the quarter pole with its share of thoroughbreds. And its share of pretenders.
“I can’t believe I’m saying this, but I for one would be disappointed if the Broncos don’t make the playoffs,” CBS4′s Vic Lombardi said in his latest Vic’s Signature.