Column: As ugly as it was, it was beautiful for Manning

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — A sea of Denver Broncos had just chased a beleaguered Cam Newton around his own end zone one more time, and Carolina coach Ron Rivera had seen enough.

With 2:08 left in one of the...

Broncos D dominates Panthers in 24-10 Super Bowl win

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — A reborn Orange Crush might have sent Peyton Manning into retirement with a Super ending to his career.

Von Miller and the impenetrable Denver defense harassed Panthers quarterback...

Wade Phillips earns his first Super Bowl title

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Wade Phillips stood at the podium, pumped his right hand in the air and screamed: "Yes!"

Son of Bum is a champion.

Phillips' smothering defense shut down Cam Newton and the...

AP Photos: Denver Broncos win Super Bowl 24-10 over Carolina

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Von Miller and the Broncos defense frustrated Cam Newton all game to carry Peyton Manning to his second Super Bowl title with a 24-10 victory over the Carolina Panthers.

Manning had...

Ealy does it all on defense in Panthers Super Bowl defeat

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Kony Ealy wrapped his arms around Peyton Manning's right leg to pull down the Denver quarterback.

He tugged Manning by the back of his jersey to put him on the turf another time,...

The Latest: Broncos lead Panthers 24-10 late in fourth

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Super Bowl Sunday from AP reporters covering the game, the telecast, the commercials and fans around the world (All times local):

Denver's D did it again.

Von...

Broncos take 13-7 halftime lead over Panthers in Super Bowl

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Malik Jackson recovered a fumble in the end zone for a touchdown and Jordan Norwood set up another Denver score with the longest punt return in Super Bowl history and the Broncos took a...

Panthers LB Davis active, ready to go despite broken arm

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis will play in the Super Bowl despite breaking his arm two weeks ago in the NFC championship game.

Davis had surgery 13 days ago to have 12 screws and...