The psychology of being a sports fan – The Seattle Times

The psychology of being a sports fanThe Seattle TimesAt the point of the opening-play safety, Broncos mentions are still dominant (except in Seattle, of course). • As the Seahawks take…

John Elway, Denver Broncos EVP, Super Bowl XVLIII Interview

John Elway’s done an outstanding job in his post as Executive Vice President of The Denver Broncos. The last Broncos QB to win a Super Bowl, Elway was happy that…

Peyton Manning Interview, Denver Broncos QB,: Super Bowl XVLIII

Peyton Manning gave a great, classy interview in the wake of being on the wrong end of a 45-8 Super Bowl XVLIII game where the Seattle Seahawks beat the Denver…

Super Bowl XLVIII: Peyton Manning fails to improve the only record that matters – Washington Post

Washington PostEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — For Peyton Manning, insofar as he cares about personal reputation, the Super Bowl represented an almost absurd historical fork. Had he won it, he would…

Malcolm Smith Not Russell Wilson Super Bowl MVP?

Malcolm Smith Not Russell Wilson Super Bowl MVP? Ok. Malcolm Smith of the Seattle Seahawks not Russell Wilson was the Super Bowl MVP? That is crazy. Malcolm Smith picked off…

Peyton Manning, Denver can’t recover from Super Bowl mistakes – USA TODAY

USA TODAYEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Peyton Manning’s eyes got wide as the ball zipped past his helmet and into the end zone. Manning spent the past two weeks trying to…

Super Bowl XLVIII Live Blog

Super Bowl XLVIII, Seattle Seahawks vs. Denver Broncos, is underway and it’s already 5 to 0 Seahawks. The score’s due to a mistaken Broncos snap that went into the end…

Bell: A relaxed Peyton Manning seeks perfect ending – USA TODAY

USA TODAYEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.- Peyton Manning seemed determined. As the first-team Denver Broncos defense worked on red-zone plays against the scout team offense during a spirited practice on Thursday afternoon…

Seahawks vs. Broncos: Key players in Super Bowl XLVIII – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesA look at three players you should know and three others who will need to come through for each team. 3 SEAHAWKS. YOU SHOULD KNOW. Clinton McDonald, defensive…

Super Bowl XLVII daily briefing: History is against Peyton Manning following NFL … – Philly.com

Philly.comThe last four MVP winners to play in a Super Bowl in the same season have lost. SB Nation 2014 NFL Playoff Coverage. If Saturday night was any indication of…

Armando Salguero: Second Super Bowl ring would cement Peyton Manning’s … – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comNEW YORK — No one is arguing whether Peyton Manning is among the best quarterbacks ever to yell “Omaha!” an annoying number of times, then throw a league-leading number of…

Denver Broncos fans apply power of superstitions to Super Bowl – Denver Post

Denver PostIf the Denver Broncos win the Super Bowl on Sunday, you can bet that you’ll hear nonstop analysis about Peyton Manning’s passing, the stellar play of the receiving corps,…

Peyton Manning wins fifth NFL MVP award – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesPeyton Manning’s record-setting season earned him his fifth Associated Press NFL most valuable player award Saturday night in a landslide. No other player has won more than three.…

Peyton Manning wins 2013 NFL Most Valuable Player award – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNEW YORK — They may have been ducks, but they certainly were effective. Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, who admitted earlier this week that he was “proud” to throw…

Slowing Down Peyton Manning – ESPN

ESPNLawrence Taylor has heard all about the big game the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks are playing in his old backyard, and over the phone Friday morning, he did not…

Broncos’ defense bracing for dual threat posed by Wilson – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesRussell Wilson, a second-year quarterback one win away from a championship, has flown somewhat under the radar during Super Bowl Week. But if Wilson isn’t demanding all the…

Peyton Manning’s place in history not for ‘experts’ to decide – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comIt’s not up to me. It’s not for any other members of the media to determine either, although they certainly have the opportunity to influence it. It’s not even up…

Super Bowl 2014: Peyton Manning signing was Denver Broncos’ gamble that … – Washington Post

Washington PostNEW YORK — For Peyton Manning, all is as it should be as the Super Bowl arrives. He has had perhaps the greatest season ever for an NFL quarterback…

Super Bowl XLVIII: Peyton Manning says he does throw ducks – Philly.com

Philly.comJERSEY CITY, N.J. – On Wednesday, Richard Sherman reaffirmed his comments from earlier this season when he questioned Peyton Manning’s arm strength, saying bluntly, “he throws ducks.” “He’s a great…

Ike Taylor: If Richard Sherman’s top CB he should match up top WR – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comNEW YORK — There’s a lot of talk leading up to the Super Bowl about Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman. And on radio row, plenty of current and former athletes are…

Eli Manning feared neck surgeries would end Peyton Manning’s career – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsPeyton Manning is all set to play in his third Super Bowl, but just a couple years ago Eli Manning thought his older brother might have played…

Reflective Peyton Manning enjoying ‘uncle time’ with Eli’s new daughter – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJERSEY CITY — Peyton Manning was relaxed and reflective Wednesday, cherishing the support of brothers Cooper and Eli and the opportunity to play in a third Super Bowl in…

Revisiting Peyton Manning, cold weather and Super Bowl dreams – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comWhen Peyton Manning takes the field Sunday at MetLife Stadium for Super Bowl XLVIII, he’ll do so in relatively benign conditions. The New York-New Jersey area endured snow, ice and…

Kragthorpe: Seahawks ride old-school bus to Super Bowl – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake TribuneNewark, N.J. • The Seattle Seahawks seem out of place in New Jersey, and not just because they’re nearly 3,000 miles from home. They’ve arrived in Super Bowl…

Manning’s ‘Omaha’ shouts may be good for business – Press of Atlantic City

Press of Atlantic CityFILE – In this Oct. 27, 2013, file photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) shouts to the sidelines in the third quarter of an NFL football…

John Fox Denver Broncos Super Bowl Media Day Quotes

QUOTES FROM DENVER BRONCOS MEDIA DAY HEAD COACH JOHN FOX (on weather being a factor on Super Bowl Sunday) “We’re kind of weatherproof. We live in an area where we’ve…

Manning Declines Legacy Talk – ESPN

ESPNNEWARK, N.J. — Peyton Manning hears a reporter say the word “legacy,” the L-word, and the rest of the question sounds as garbled as something coming out of an adult’s…

Broncos Peyton Manning proves doubters wrong with Super Bowl XLVIII … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsBill Polian, Peyton Manning’s old boss with the Indianapolis Colts, quoted Manning’s old center, Jeff Saturday, when asked the question Tuesday about whether the man who quarterbacks…

Who’s going to win the Super Bowl? A vote for the Seahawks – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesSo Denver, with the mile-high offense led by record-setting, ageless quarterback Peyton Manning, is a slight favorite over Seattle in Super Bowl XLVIII. Two points, three points or…

Super Bowl XLVIII: Seattle Seahawks Vs. Denver Broncos

This Super Bowl Sunday, the Seattle Seahawks will take on the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII, the first Super Bowl in the New York City region, and one originally…

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Says He May Retire If Broncos Win Super Bowl – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportMuch of the talk surrounding the Denver Broncos heading into Super Bowl XLVIII is about whether Peyton Manning would retire if he captured his second elusive ring. While that…

Super Bowl 2014: John Elway tastes success leading Denver Broncos from the … – Washington Post

Washington PostTim Schmidt, a former attorney who had operated restaurants for two decades, would handle everything, and Elway, the legendary former Denver Broncos quarterback, needn’t lift a finger. Video. After…

Audio of Peyton Manning’s audibles is no fun for Broncos – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJERSEY CITY — The city of Omaha, Neb., might be relishing in the fame Peyton Manning has brought in recent weeks, but the Broncos aren’t thrilled that one of…

Mehta: Peyton’s looking far from finished – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsPeyton Manning has spent the past 16 years making reasoned decisions that will one day land him in Canton with a golden blazer and bronze bust, so…

Peyton Manning halts retirement talk for Super Bowl – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJERSEY CITY, N.J. – Peyton Manning arrived in the Greater Big Apple on Sunday for the chance to pad his legacy in Super Bowl XLVIII. One of his first…