According to the NFL, the two teams with the highest winning percentage have met in Week 10 or later four times in league history. Twice the winner of that game has advanced to the Super Bowl. So that's good for the Broncos and their fans.
Peyton Manning not only looks like vintage Peyton Manning, he looks even better. As well loved as Tim Tebow was two years ago, it’s hard to imagine anyone north of Florida would critique John Elway for opting to spring for Eli's big brother. If the Broncos can make it to New Jersey in February, it’ll be the best acquisition ever made.
On the other side, the Seattle Seahawks are heading into a bye at 10-1 and Russell Wilson is leading his class of young quarterbacks for the moment. It’s worth noting that Andrew Luck and the Colts, at 7-3, would also make the AFC playoffs if the season ended today.
Clearly, having a durable quarterback has been a key to success this season. So will New York and New Jersey welcome Manning and Wilson? Or Tom Brady and Drew Brees?
To be continued.
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