By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)
The Denver Broncos defeated the New England Patriots by a final score of 20-18 on Sunday afternoon and will now play the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50.
Denver cornerback Bradley Roby saved the game in the final seconds of the fourth quarter, this by picking off a Tom Brady pass during a 2-point conversion try that would have tied the game.
Peyton Manning played well in yesterday’s AFC Championship game. The 39-year-old veteran quarterback completed 17 of 32 pass attempts for 176 yards and 2 touchdowns in the win.
Denver tight-end Owen Daniels hauled in both of Manning’s touchdown passes and finished the game with 33 yards receiving.
The Broncos defense played fantastic in yesterday’s win. The squad was able to sack former NFL MVP Tom Brady on four separate occasions and also forced him in to throwing two interceptions.
Denver’s star linebacker Von Miller recorded 2.5 sacks and 1 interception in the win.
The Denver Broncos will now meet the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday February 7.
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