Every team in the NFL has players on their roster that either are totally overrated or that are totally underrated. The Denver Broncos are no different, and this article examines the two most overrated and the two most underrated players on the team.Overrated Peyton Manning
Peyton Manning is the most overrated player on the Denver Broncos because of the huge contract, and all the attention he is garnering despite not playing one game in 2011. The fact of the matter is that this season Manning is going to be an 36-year old, injury prone quarterback.
Additionally, there seems to be a expectation now that Denver is a Super Bowl contender just by signing Manning. However, as I and other FN contributors have discussed, several factors including the offensive talent around him, will not only cause Denver to miss the Super Bowl but also miss the playoffs.
Manning succeeded in bringing more hype and attention to Denver, but at the end of the season the discussion will be about what went w...