Found July 31, 2013 on NESN.com:
It may have taken a second for the Denver Broncos to adjust to the presence of superstar veteran Peyton Manning in the Mile High City, but sure enough, that’s exactly what they did. An 11-game win streak to end the 2012 campaign was enough to push the Broncos up the AFC standings and into the NFL limelight. Now, not only is the club front and center in 2013, but it also has some of the best odds of winning Super Bowl XLVIII. Early oddsmakers have given Manning and the Broncos 6-1 odds of winning the Super Bowl this season — the highest such mark of any team on the NFL futures. While the NFC heavyweight San Francisco 49ers join them in the top spot with 6-1 odds of their own, it’s clear that all eyes will be on the veterans in Colorado. Last year, after Denver’s rather pedestrian start to the 2012 campaign, including losses to the Atlanta Falcons, Houston Texans and New England Patriots in the first five weeks, the offense started to thrive as one would have expected given the new ad...
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