The Denver Broncos seemed unstoppable, even unbeatable at times during the 2013 season. But, when the Vince Lombardi Trophy was on the line, they were blown out by the Seattle Seahawks.
Seattle’s victory in the Super Bowl has cost Houston furniture store mogul Jim McIngvale some $7 million.
It looks like defense still wins championships, as Seattle’s Legion of Boom was able to give their team a quick lead and never look back against the Denver Broncos in the 2014 Super Bowl.
Defense wins championships, and the NFL has not seen a defense like Seattle’s in a long time.
With Seattle having just a handful of players listed on the injury report and with Denver in the double digits, things are looking good for the ‘Hawks.
The Super Bowl is America’s biggest sporting event. It is also a educational tool for NFL teams that would like to find themselves on center stage, especially the Houston Texans.
What will matter most? The fact that Seattle has no players with Super Bowl experience, or their youth and speed and top-ranked defense? Or will the game be won by Denver’s suddenly stout rush defense and Peyton Manning’s blessed right arm?
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Tiger Woods and his girlfriend Lindsey Vonn, as well as other celebrities are pulling for the Broncos this Sunday. Also, Eric LeGrand gets a chance to experience the Super Bowl in person.
Alfred Williams, 104.3 The Fan Denver, joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw on Radio Row. He talked about cold weather Super Bowls and how they factor into the game. Williams thinks London is a viable place to have an NFL team. He also credited John Elway for talking to the Broncos several times this season and keeping them on the right track.