(Denver, CO) -- Peyton Manning threw for 400 yards and two touchdowns leading the Broncos to a 26-16 win over the Patriots in the AFC Championship Game from Denver. Demaryius Thomas finished with seven catches for 134 yards and a TD as Denver punched a ticket to Super Bowl 48 in two weeks. It's the first Super Bowl appearance for Denver since winning Super Bowl 32 and 33 back-to-back. Julius Thomas added eight grabs for 85 yards for the Broncos, who will meet the Seahawks or 49ers at MetLife Stadium on February 2nd. Tom Brady was held to 277 yards and one TD pass while rushing for another for New England, which lost in the AFC title game for the second straight year. The Pats were held to 64 rushing yards while Julian Edelman ended with 10 catches for 89 yards and a score.
Posted January 19th, 2014 @ 7:29pm