It’s been a while, but we finally have the teams with the two best records in the regular season facing off in this year’s Super Bowl. Can Seattle’s lockdown defense slow down Denver’s high-powered offense in the big game?
The 2013 New England Patriots overachieved this season, but they couldn’t overcome a powerful Denver Broncos squad in the AFC Championship Game.
DENVER (AP) — Peyton Manning had an answer for everyone. What’s new? For Tom Brady. For the New England defense. For anyone who thought he couldn’t win the big one. Manning is taking the Denver […]
No matter who has the edge Sunday, it seems the nation is rooting for Manning, because it’s been harder for him to win, because he’s not so pretty, because he’s considered one of us, because you get the sense that his aw-shucks, southern refrain is real.
In anticipation of the AFC and NFC Championship games this weekend, we’ve pulled together America’s leading sportscasters to make their predictions and picks for Patriots-Broncos and 49ers-Seahawks.
Mike Florio of Profootballtalk.com joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they discussed the Texans flirtation with Mike Munchak and Bruce Matthews, the NFL Playoffs, the new coaching hires this week and the issues with the referees so far in the playoffs.
Tom Nalen, ESPN Denver, joined Ted and Paul to talk about all things football. He talked about Peyton Manning and what it will do to his legacy if he loses this week’s game. He thinks Manning is the best QB of all time. Nalen talked about how Champ Bailey has been performing.
Kerry Byrne, Cold Hard Football Facts, joined Ted and Paul to talk about the NFL playoff games this weekend. He talked about Tom Brady’s very impressive stats and though Peyton Manning is close he is not quite there. Byrne predicted how Belichick is going to play it going against Denver this weekend. He also looked at the stats in the 49ers vs Seahawks game including Russell Wilson compared to Colin Kaepernick.
The good news: either Manning or Brady will get to go to another Super Bowl. The bad news: one of them will not, and be denied adding more to his legacy yet again.
Dr. Kenneth First joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about Peyton Manning’s neck issues, Friday Night Tykes, the NFL concussion settlement and the injuries going into the Conference Playoff games.