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Super Bowl XLVIII: Broncos-Seahawks

Feb. 2, 2014 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.

Broncos head coach John Fox watches from the sidelines during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos head coach John Fox watches from the sidelines during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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The ball flies back over the head of Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning during his first play on the field during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

The ball flies back over the head of Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning during his first play on the field during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Denver's running back Knowshon Moreno is stopped by Seattle's defensive end Cliff Avril during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Denver's running back Knowshon Moreno is stopped by Seattle's defensive end Cliff Avril during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Denver's cornerback Champ Bailey kneels and grimaces in between plays during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Denver's cornerback Champ Bailey kneels and grimaces in between plays during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning gives a command during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning gives a command during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Denver's defensive end Robert Ayers is stopped from getting to Seahawk's quarterback Russell Wilson by tight end Luke Wilson during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Denver's defensive end Robert Ayers is stopped from getting to Seahawk's quarterback Russell Wilson by tight end Luke Wilson during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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After Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning threw an interception to strong safety Kam Chancellor, he runs into Broncos tight end Julius Thomas during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

After Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning threw an interception to strong safety Kam Chancellor, he runs into Broncos tight end Julius Thomas during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Denver's defensive end Robert Ayers is unable to get to Seahawk's quarterback Russell Wilson during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Denver's defensive end Robert Ayers is unable to get to Seahawk's quarterback Russell Wilson during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning gives a command during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning gives a command during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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The Broncos take the team in the Super Bowl on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

The Broncos take the team in the Super Bowl on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Seattle defenders Chris Clemons, left, and Cliff Avril stop Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno after a short gain Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle defenders Chris Clemons, left, and Cliff Avril stop Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno after a short gain Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker catches a pass over the defense of Seattle cornerback Walter Thurman for a first down Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker catches a pass over the defense of Seattle cornerback Walter Thurman for a first down Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos linebacker Nate Irving breaks up a pass intended for Seahawks wide receiver Jermaine Kearse in the end zone Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. The play forced Seattle to settle for a field goal and a 5-0 lead. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos linebacker Nate Irving breaks up a pass intended for Seahawks wide receiver Jermaine Kearse in the end zone Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. The play forced Seattle to settle for a field goal and a 5-0 lead. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos linebacker Nate Irving brings down Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos linebacker Nate Irving brings down Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin steps out of bounds while running down field against Broncos strong safety Duke Ihenacho Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin steps out of bounds while running down field against Broncos strong safety Duke Ihenacho Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson shuffles the ball past Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson shuffles the ball past Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Seattle wide receiver Percy Harvin runs down field past Broncos free safety Mike Adams for a first down Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle wide receiver Percy Harvin runs down field past Broncos free safety Mike Adams for a first down Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning walks off the field after throwing an interception to Seattle linebacker Malcolm Smith for a Seahawks touchdown Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning walks off the field after throwing an interception to Seattle linebacker Malcolm Smith for a Seahawks touchdown Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas catches a pass over the defense of Seahawks cornerback Byron Maxwell for a first down Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas catches a pass over the defense of Seahawks cornerback Byron Maxwell for a first down Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning scrabbles while looking for an open receiver against the Seahawks Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning scrabbles while looking for an open receiver against the Seahawks Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos coach John Fox congratulates Seahawks coach Pete Carroll after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos coach John Fox congratulates Seahawks coach Pete Carroll after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker catches the ball for a 2 point conversion for one of the bright spots for the Broncos.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker catches the ball for a 2 point conversion for one of the bright spots for the Broncos.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Bronco's cornerback Champ Bailey gets a stiff arm from Seahawk's quarterback Russell Wilson in the third quarter. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Bronco's cornerback Champ Bailey gets a stiff arm from Seahawk's quarterback Russell Wilson in the third quarter. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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A frustrated Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning yells commands during the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

A frustrated Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning yells commands during the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Broncos Demaryius Thomas looks up at Seahawks linebacker Malcolm Smith after Thomas fumbled the ball in the second half of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos Demaryius Thomas looks up at Seahawks linebacker Malcolm Smith after Thomas fumbled the ball in the second half of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Bronco's linebacker Wesley Woodyard and safety David Bruton run after Seahawk's wide receiver Percy Harvin as he opens the 3rd quarter by running back a kick for a touchdown. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Bronco's linebacker Wesley Woodyard and safety David Bruton run after Seahawk's wide receiver Percy Harvin as he opens the 3rd quarter by running back a kick for a touchdown. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Broncos head coach John Fox watches his team during a tough game. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos head coach John Fox watches his team during a tough game. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker drops the ball during the second half of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker drops the ball during the second half of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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A frustrated Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning yells commands during the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

A frustrated Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning yells commands during the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Broncos safety Mike Adams reacts after the Seahawks score a touchdown in the 4th quarter of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos safety Mike Adams reacts after the Seahawks score a touchdown in the 4th quarter of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker catches the ball for a 2 point conversion for one of the bright spots for the Broncos.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker catches the ball for a 2 point conversion for one of the bright spots for the Broncos.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan walks off the field through the blue and green confetti.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan walks off the field through the blue and green confetti.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Broncos wide receiver Trindon Holliday is pursued by Seahawks Ricardo Lockette on a punt return during the second half of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos wide receiver Trindon Holliday is pursued by Seahawks Ricardo Lockette on a punt return during the second half of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is pressured by the Seahawks defense in the 4th quarter of the Super Bowl at Metlife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is pressured by the Seahawks defense in the 4th quarter of the Super Bowl at Metlife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning looks over at the end of the Super Bowl as the Seahawks sideline celebrates. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning looks over at the end of the Super Bowl as the Seahawks sideline celebrates. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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A dejected linebacker Wesley Woodyard walks off the field through Seahawk blue and green confetti. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

A dejected linebacker Wesley Woodyard walks off the field through Seahawk blue and green confetti. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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A dejected Bronco tackle Chris Clark walks off the field after the Broncos lost the Superbowl 43-8 to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, February 3, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

A dejected Bronco tackle Chris Clark walks off the field after the Broncos lost the Superbowl 43-8 to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, February 3, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Denver nose tackle Terrance Knighton, kneels on the Broncos sidelines in the final minutes of Seattle's 43-8 win over the Broncos Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at the Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Denver nose tackle Terrance Knighton, kneels on the Broncos sidelines in the final minutes of Seattle's 43-8 win over the Broncos Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at the Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos coach John Fox congratulates Seahawks coach Pete Carroll after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos coach John Fox congratulates Seahawks coach Pete Carroll after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Seahawks defenders Michael Robinson, left, and Ridardo Lockette stop Broncos kick off returner Trindon Holliday short of the 20-yard line Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the fourth quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seahawks defenders Michael Robinson, left, and Ridardo Lockette stop Broncos kick off returner Trindon Holliday short of the 20-yard line Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the fourth quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning drops back to pass against the Seahawks Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning drops back to pass against the Seahawks Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Broncos head coach John Fox watches from the sidelines during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos head coach John Fox watches from the sidelines during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

The ball flies back over the head of Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning during his first play on the field during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

The ball flies back over the head of Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning during his first play on the field during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Denver's running back Knowshon Moreno is stopped by Seattle's defensive end Cliff Avril during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Denver's running back Knowshon Moreno is stopped by Seattle's defensive end Cliff Avril during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Denver's cornerback Champ Bailey kneels and grimaces in between plays during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Denver's cornerback Champ Bailey kneels and grimaces in between plays during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning gives a command during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning gives a command during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Denver's defensive end Robert Ayers is stopped from getting to Seahawk's quarterback Russell Wilson by tight end Luke Wilson during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Denver's defensive end Robert Ayers is stopped from getting to Seahawk's quarterback Russell Wilson by tight end Luke Wilson during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

After Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning threw an interception to strong safety Kam Chancellor, he runs into Broncos tight end Julius Thomas during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

After Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning threw an interception to strong safety Kam Chancellor, he runs into Broncos tight end Julius Thomas during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Denver's defensive end Robert Ayers is unable to get to Seahawk's quarterback Russell Wilson during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Denver's defensive end Robert Ayers is unable to get to Seahawk's quarterback Russell Wilson during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning gives a command during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning gives a command during the first quarter of the Super Bowl at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

The Broncos take the team in the Super Bowl on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

The Broncos take the team in the Super Bowl on Sunday, February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Seattle defenders Chris Clemons, left, and Cliff Avril stop Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno after a short gain Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle defenders Chris Clemons, left, and Cliff Avril stop Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno after a short gain Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker catches a pass over the defense of Seattle cornerback Walter Thurman for a first down Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker catches a pass over the defense of Seattle cornerback Walter Thurman for a first down Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos linebacker Nate Irving breaks up a pass intended for Seahawks wide receiver Jermaine Kearse in the end zone Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. The play forced Seattle to settle for a field goal and a 5-0 lead. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos linebacker Nate Irving breaks up a pass intended for Seahawks wide receiver Jermaine Kearse in the end zone Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. The play forced Seattle to settle for a field goal and a 5-0 lead. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos linebacker Nate Irving brings down Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos linebacker Nate Irving brings down Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin steps out of bounds while running down field against Broncos strong safety Duke Ihenacho Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin steps out of bounds while running down field against Broncos strong safety Duke Ihenacho Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson shuffles the ball past Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson shuffles the ball past Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle wide receiver Percy Harvin runs down field past Broncos free safety Mike Adams for a first down Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle wide receiver Percy Harvin runs down field past Broncos free safety Mike Adams for a first down Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning walks off the field after throwing an interception to Seattle linebacker Malcolm Smith for a Seahawks touchdown Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning walks off the field after throwing an interception to Seattle linebacker Malcolm Smith for a Seahawks touchdown Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas catches a pass over the defense of Seahawks cornerback Byron Maxwell for a first down Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas catches a pass over the defense of Seahawks cornerback Byron Maxwell for a first down Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning scrabbles while looking for an open receiver against the Seahawks Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning scrabbles while looking for an open receiver against the Seahawks Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos coach John Fox congratulates Seahawks coach Pete Carroll after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos coach John Fox congratulates Seahawks coach Pete Carroll after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker catches the ball for a 2 point conversion for one of the bright spots for the Broncos.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker catches the ball for a 2 point conversion for one of the bright spots for the Broncos.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Bronco's cornerback Champ Bailey gets a stiff arm from Seahawk's quarterback Russell Wilson in the third quarter. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Bronco's cornerback Champ Bailey gets a stiff arm from Seahawk's quarterback Russell Wilson in the third quarter. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

A frustrated Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning yells commands during the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

A frustrated Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning yells commands during the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos Demaryius Thomas looks up at Seahawks linebacker Malcolm Smith after Thomas fumbled the ball in the second half of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos Demaryius Thomas looks up at Seahawks linebacker Malcolm Smith after Thomas fumbled the ball in the second half of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Bronco's linebacker Wesley Woodyard and safety David Bruton run after Seahawk's wide receiver Percy Harvin as he opens the 3rd quarter by running back a kick for a touchdown. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Bronco's linebacker Wesley Woodyard and safety David Bruton run after Seahawk's wide receiver Percy Harvin as he opens the 3rd quarter by running back a kick for a touchdown. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos head coach John Fox watches his team during a tough game. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos head coach John Fox watches his team during a tough game. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker drops the ball during the second half of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker drops the ball during the second half of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

A frustrated Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning yells commands during the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

A frustrated Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning yells commands during the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos safety Mike Adams reacts after the Seahawks score a touchdown in the 4th quarter of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos safety Mike Adams reacts after the Seahawks score a touchdown in the 4th quarter of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker catches the ball for a 2 point conversion for one of the bright spots for the Broncos.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker catches the ball for a 2 point conversion for one of the bright spots for the Broncos.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan walks off the field through the blue and green confetti.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan walks off the field through the blue and green confetti.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos wide receiver Trindon Holliday is pursued by Seahawks Ricardo Lockette on a punt return during the second half of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos wide receiver Trindon Holliday is pursued by Seahawks Ricardo Lockette on a punt return during the second half of the Super Bowl. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is pressured by the Seahawks defense in the 4th quarter of the Super Bowl at Metlife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is pressured by the Seahawks defense in the 4th quarter of the Super Bowl at Metlife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on February 2, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning looks over at the end of the Super Bowl as the Seahawks sideline celebrates. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning looks over at the end of the Super Bowl as the Seahawks sideline celebrates. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

A dejected linebacker Wesley Woodyard walks off the field through Seahawk blue and green confetti. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

A dejected linebacker Wesley Woodyard walks off the field through Seahawk blue and green confetti. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

A dejected Bronco tackle Chris Clark walks off the field after the Broncos lost the Superbowl 43-8 to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, February 3, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

A dejected Bronco tackle Chris Clark walks off the field after the Broncos lost the Superbowl 43-8 to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, February 3, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Denver nose tackle Terrance Knighton, kneels on the Broncos sidelines in the final minutes of Seattle's 43-8 win over the Broncos Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at the Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Denver nose tackle Terrance Knighton, kneels on the Broncos sidelines in the final minutes of Seattle's 43-8 win over the Broncos Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at the Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos coach John Fox congratulates Seahawks coach Pete Carroll after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos coach John Fox congratulates Seahawks coach Pete Carroll after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno walks off the field after Seattle defeated Denver 43-8 Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014,to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seahawks defenders Michael Robinson, left, and Ridardo Lockette stop Broncos kick off returner Trindon Holliday short of the 20-yard line Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the fourth quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Seahawks defenders Michael Robinson, left, and Ridardo Lockette stop Broncos kick off returner Trindon Holliday short of the 20-yard line Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the fourth quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning drops back to pass against the Seahawks Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning drops back to pass against the Seahawks Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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