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?
If you are looking for a Super Bowl preview that attempts to dig into the match-up to reveal a stat or a tendency or an “x-factor” that the game could turn on, you have some options.
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.
Everything is larger in New York, and Super Bowl Boulevard is no exception. It has the obscene, fun-house distortion you expect when a party is thrown in Times Square.
What “big game” will be shown? Sunday’s Magic-Celtics game? No. Of course not. Seahawks-Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII. It’s a Super Bowl Party. (But not officially.)
Super Bowls have produced unlikely stars over time. Several could emerge from this game into big-game lore. Who will it be in Super Bowl XLVIII?
Prominent Denver Broncos are planning what will happen next after a Super Bowl win or loss. For Peyton Manning, retirement could be the next step.
It’s not as toxic a topic as the New York/New Jersey border war, or as socially inflamed as the Richard Sherman saga. But, in a strictly sporting sense, it really is the topic du jour. If he wins Sunday’s Super Bowl, is Peyton Manning the greatest quarterback in NFL history?