Denver celebrates the Broncos' Super Bowl victory in Civic Center Park. —Photo by Sarah Boyum
Since the Denver Broncos put the finishing touches on a decisive 24–10 win over the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50, there’s been a distinct afterglow in the city.
At gas stations, cashiers and customers swap smiles and quips about the demolition of Cam Newton, the NFL’s MVP who was reduced...
February 9 2016, 1:45 PM
Denver Broncos’ Von Miller holds the Lombardi Trophy after defeating the Carolina Panthers to win Super Bowl 50. —Ben Margot / AP Photo
On Friday, we laid out the Broncos’ priorities for Super Bowl 50, and damned if they didn’t nail just about all of them. Good thing, because the golden anniversary game had more than a little rust on it. The Broncos and Panthers combined to go a horrendous 4-for-29 on third down, committed six...
February 8 2016, 11:45 AM
As fit and fashionable Denverites, we’re known for our athletic abilities and striking good looks (and for our modesty). Take our Denver Broncos, who beat the odds to make it to Super Bowl 50, all while looking incredibly dapper off the field. So it's no surprise that this Mile High blessing...
February 5 2016, 12:40 PM
No matter what happens, Denver will always be United in Orange. —Courtesy of Shutterstock
I must admit: my football knowledge has mostly been gleaned from Sundays spent within earshot of my brother and the Pats game. This season, I finally felt like I had a handle on the rules—until my boyfriend sheepishly admitted he'd rather watch Super Bowl 50 with someone who didn’t ask so many...
February 5 2016, 10:00 AM
Here's hoping this wasn't the last trophy John Elway hoists this season.
—Photo courtesy of the Denver Broncos
The Broncos enter Super Bowl 50 as the undeniable and understandable underdogs. The Carolina Panthers have rampaged through the NFL this year, losing only once all season.
Yet despite that gaudy record, no one seems to be rushing to anoint them as one of the greatest teams ever, possibly because...
February 5 2016, 8:01 AM
"Chicken parm you taste so good..."
So good, in fact, that Peyton's favorite dish (we have to assume) made the menu for the Denver Broncos' flight to San Jose last Sunday. (Sidenote: Denverites can order their own chicken parm sandwiches through the Uber app on Super Bowl Sunday.)...
February 4 2016, 3:55 PM
Millions of people around the country will be tuning in on Sunday to watch the Denver Broncos battle the Carolina Panthers for the Super Bowl title, including several former Broncos. Former running back Terrell Davis has talked about the Broncos' chances, and former tight end Shannon...
February 4 2016, 10:20 AM
Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller sacks New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady during the third quarter of the AFC Conference Championship game.
—Photo by Gabriel Christus
There’s no question the Denver Broncos boast the best defense in the NFL, both statistically and anecdotally. The D dominated the regular season. They toppled Big Ben in the divisional and took the shine off Golden Boy Brady in the AFC Championship.
And now, one final enormous obstacle stands...
February 3 2016, 4:30 PM