Super Bowl ensures could make you a legend, like legendary Jets quarterback Joe Namath, or make you look silly, like former Broncos defensive sort out Terrance Knighton, who said Denver would win it all in 2014. The Broncos misplaced to the Colts within the divisional spherical in that season’s playoffs.
On the NFL Network’s “Good Morning Football” just lately, Denver Second-Team All-Pro security Justin Simmons made his personal daring declare: “I like our chances to host playoff games and eventually hoist the Lombardi Trophy at the end of the year.”
The Broncos haven’t made the playoffs in six seasons, however after buying and selling for former Super Bowl champion quarterback Russell Wilson, expectations are excessive.
Much of the core from final season’s third-ranked defense returns. Then there may be Wilson, who might be a part of Peyton Manning within the Hall of Fame sometime. Manning was the final Broncos QB to win a Super Bowl.
The Broncos have taken steps to win their fourth Super Bowl title, however they’ve lengthy solution to go to again up Simmons’ boast. Denver receivers Courtland Sutton and Jerry Jeudy present promise, however neither has playoff expertise. The Broncos additionally misplaced certainly one of their greatest receiving choices, tight finish Noah Fant, within the Wilson commerce.
The AFC West is arguably soccer’s greatest division, with the Chiefs, Raiders and Chargers having sufficient expertise to make a championship run. The Bengals and Bills are additionally Super Bowl contenders, so it will not be simple for Denver to climb the mountaintop. Just do not inform Simmons that.