Posts Tagged “Denver Broncos”
FACT OF THE DAY: Every year the Super Bowl has a loser. In 1990, the Denver Broncos earned the distinction of being the team to lose by the most points ever. They were defeated by the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XXIV by a score of 55-10.
FACT OF THE DAY: Peyton Manning is the first and only NFL quarterback to lead two different franchises to a Super Bowl victory. He led both the Indianapolis Colts and Denver Broncos to the Vince Lombardi championship trophy.
FACT OF THE DAY: By throwing 50 touchdowns during the 2018 NFL (National Football League) regular season, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes joined an exclusive club. He became the 3rd QB to reach the 50 touchdown mark in one season. He joins Peyton Manning (55 in 2013) of the Denver Broncos and Tom Brady (50 in 2007) of the New England Patriots.
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FACT OF THE DAY: Phillip Lindsay, an undrafted rookie running back in the NFL for the Denver Broncos, has made some history. He became the first undrafted offensive player to be named to the Pro Bowl in his initial season.
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FACT OF THE DAY: Who is Paul Hubbard? No, he is not the man wearing #18 for the Denver Broncos. That would be Peyton Manning in the picture leading the huddle. However, Hubbard is the person who first came up with the huddle.
In 1892 he was a quarterback for Gallaudet College, a deaf college in Washington DC. In an attempt to keep the other team from the plays that were being signed, Hubbard pulled his teammates in to form a circle around him.