“I think it is important to use all of your experience to your advantage,” Manning says. “I think you can always refer back to prior situations and two-minute drives, or a fourth-and-goal from the 2-yard line. The more experience you have, you can use that to help you.”
Aside from the late Barrel Man, Ralph Williams might be the most iconic Bronco fan to ever don the orange and blue. Sporting a custom-made chauffeur’s uniform — complete with a cap dotted with shiny gems and Bronco logos — the Aurora man’s “Limo Driver” character has been a staple on the city’s sports scene for nearly two decades
A few other numbers are also banned for the same reason as well as gang-related tattoos, shaved eyebrows and bandanas.
There was a time when relying on a rushing game was not as unheard-of as it is now, and a few of the most memorable Super Bowl plays over the past half-century really did come on the ground.
Their health is the biggest question mark for Denver heading into Super Bowl 50 against Carolina.
The football we watched this season seemed at times almost unwatchable. That was true even deep into the playoffs, where bad fundamentals, poor officiating and scratch-your-head coaching decisions made you wonder at times just why professional football is the nation’s favorite sport.
“He’s almost 40 years old. He’s always made good decisions,” the elder Manning said. “But I’m kind of one to lay things out, the pluses and the minuses. So we’ll do that and see what happens.”
The decision to exclude the injured players was one of several blunders the old Broncos coaching staff made 24 months ago.