Defense ruled the day at Levi’s Stadium, and the Denver Broncos showed why they had the best unit this season. Led by Super Bowl MVP Von Miller, the Broncos record seven sacks and force four turnovers en route to a 24-10 victory over the Carolina Panthers in Santa Clara.
Peyton Manning has endured 18 NFL seasons and is 39 years old. His numbers (13 completions in 23 attempts for 141 yards, no touchdowns, one fumble and one interception) weren’t flashy. However, they were enough to complement the Denver Broncos’ defense in Super Bowl 50.
The Carolina Panthers went 15-1 in the regular season and easily won their first two playoff games. NFL MVP Cam Newton and the Panthers found nothing easy in Super Bowl 50, losing to the Denver Broncos 24-10.
Brandon McManus was cut by the Denver Broncos last season. Hired again this season to kick for the team, he was 3 for 3 on field goals Sunday in Super Bowl 50 to help the Broncos beat the Carolina Panthers.
Clancy Barone played on the offensive line at Sacramento State in the 1980s. In a coaching career that includes seven college programs and three NFL franchises, he leads the offensive line for the Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos.
The Kings’ habit of giving up season and career highs continued Sunday as they allowed the Celtics to score 46 points in the first quarter and 74 by halftime in a 128-119 loss in Boston.
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