Originally written on Football Extra Points  |  Last updated 11/18/14
​Two years ago, Denver had its season end in a 45-10 beat down at Foxboro, Massachusetts and Denver entered the offseason with the much-maligned Tim Tebow as their starting quarterback.  However, after a very intense courting period, Denver’s Executive VP of Football Operations, John Elway, announced that Denver would be bringing in free agent Peyton Manning, signaling in a new era in Denver.  Manning rewarded Elway, and the fans, with one of his best seasons ever, passing for over 4600 yards and 37 touchdowns, leading the Broncos to theplayoffs where they lost to Baltimore.  Though last season didn’t end as planned, the Broncos, and their fans, have plenty reason for optimism this season. ​Last year, Denver’s young receiving corps was able to realize and maximize its potential with Manning, a quarterback who is known for pinpoint accuracy.  Demarius Thomas had a monster year, with 94 receptions, 1434 yards, and 10 touchdowns.  Eric Decker also had a strong first se...
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