SUPER BOWL 50: A Case for the Denver Broncos

By Brent “The Hawk” Walker
After several beers with DoubleB during championship Sunday and celebrating the demise of the New England Cheaters season like we do every year, we realized that we have  different opinions on who is going to win the big game. Thus we decided this year that we would each write our separate case and compare/ debate the big game.
I’m riding with Sheriff Manning and his Broncos, and here is why:
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A Case for the Denver Broncos
Sunday, February 7, 3:30 PM
Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara, California
 1)Carolina Panthers (17-1)
vs
1) Denver Broncos (14-4) (+5.5)

( 45.0 O/U)
 
In Seattle the consensus is that everyone will be rooting for Peyton Manning and, or, against Cam Newton. 
But everyone also seems to think that Carolina will destroy Denver like Seattle did two years ago in SB48 because this Panthers team is built very similar to that Seahawks team. They have a dual threat quarterback, a great running game, a terrific defense and almost always win the turnover battle.
Here’s the thing: it is Denver’s defense that is most like that Seahawks defense, and we all know that defense wins championships. They absolutely demolished Tom Brady in the AFC Championship, sacking him 4 times and hitting him 19 other times, and it was awesome.

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Hawk’s NFL Picks: Championship Sunday Edition

It’s with a heavy heart that I write this as the Seahawks season is now officially over, which sucks, but I must remind myself that this team isn’t going anywhere and should be a Super Bowl contender next year as well. I knew before the year started that 3 straight Super Bowls would be a tall order but I still held on to hope. As hard as it will be to write this, the show must go on, especially with only 3 games left, just don’t expect me to ramble on like usual. still in Seahawks mourning.
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AFC CHAMPIONSHIP
Sunday, January 24, 12:05 PM, Sports Authority Field at Mile High, Denver, Colorado
 2) New England Cheaters (13-4) at 1) Denver Broncos (13-4) (+3.0)
(45 O/U)
 
This will be the 17th time that Tom Brady and Peyton Manning have faced off, I assume that ESPN is ranting about this every second of every day.  I haven’t had the heart to watch anything that will talk about this years NFL playoffs this week, but assuming this is a safe bet.

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Hawk’s 2015 NFL Preview: AFC West Edition

 

Hawk’s Preview of the AFC West, which includes the Denver Broncos, Kansas City Chiefs, Oakland Raiders, and San Diego Chargers.


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No one expected Denver’s offense to match its record breaking output of 2013, where they averaged 340 yards and nearly 38 points a game, but their 2014 version was pretty damn good too. They averaged 291.3 yards a game, 4th highest in the league and 30.4 points a game, 2nd highest. Leading the charge in 2015 again will be Peyton Manning whom enters his 4th year as a Bronco. 39 year old, hes a future 1st ballot Hall of Famer and has had a remarkable career.  His 530 career TD passes is an NFL record, and at 69,691 career passing yards he should easily break Brett Favre‘s NFL record of 71,838 yards this season.
Despite dealing with a torn quad the last month of the season Manning still managed to throw for 4,727 yards (4th most in the NFL) and 39 Td’s, 2nd most in the league.
Once again Manning’s favorite receiver was Demaryius Thomas whose 111 catches for 1,619 yards receiving was 2nd only to Pittsburgh’s Antonio Brown in both categories. He also scored 11 times.

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Hawk’s 2014 NFL Picks Week 16 Edition

GOOOOOOO


SEAHAWKS!

Welcome to The Hawk’s 2014 NFL Picks Week 16 Edition.

At this time we’re scrambling to get this posted before getting to NBA 2K15/drinking enough to where our skills will diminish enough to not fully post. Soooooo lets get to it!

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Hawk’s 2014 NFL Picks Week 5 Edition

 Seahawks are back on MNF, who does the Hawk think will prevail in Week 5 action?…

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Welcome to The Hawk’s 2014 NFL Picks Week 5 Edition.

Since The Hawk started making his picks in week 2 he has a 25-16 overall record, including a 7-5 mark last week.

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Hawk’s 2014 NFL Picks Week 3 Edition

Once again, RAPID FIRE style…
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Welcome to The Hawk’s 2014 NFL Picks Week 3 Edition.

After an unimpressive 8-6 record last week I clearly need to step up my game. So lets do it

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Hawk’s 2014 NFL Picks Week 2 Edition

Rapid fire style…

 

Welcome to The Hawk’s 2014 NFL Picks Week 2 Edition.

Hawk is a very busy man but he still took the time to give us his opinion on who’s gonna rule the gridiron in the second week of this glorious NFL season. Like the College Football Picks, we weren’t able to post one last week, so welcome to the first edition! I was gonna put up a highlight video of the Seahawks 36-16 dismantling of the Green Bay Packers in Week 1, but I can’t really find one to embed. Just click on the hyperlink that says “36-16”

Enough effin’ around:

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