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Report: DeMarcus Ware will NOT be retiring after winning the Super Bowl

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Rumors were swirling around both DeMarcus Ware and Peyton Manning following the Denver Broncos 24-10 defensive dominance over the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50. One appears to have made up his mind, while the other continues to marinate.

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You can scratch DeMarcus Ware from the list of potential retirees from the Denver Broncos Super Bowl 50 championship team. He's coming back in 2016!

Of retirement, Ware responded, "I got a lot of gas in the tank. Von was the one that added the gas to the fire for me, so that's why I'm playing the way I'm playing right now. I don't think about retiring. God still wants me to play, that's why I'm still doing what I'm doing."

After 11 Hall of Fame kind of seasons, where Ware recorded 134.5 sacks (11th all-time), he's still feeling a bit feisty for the game.

It's hard to disagree with his decision as he and Von Miller combined for an incredible 4.5 sacks and six hits on Cam Newton in the Super Bowl. In fact, he and Miller only rushed Newton together on 16 passing plays. However, those 16 plays netted those 4.5 sacks, two forced fumbles and a touchdown. Newton was 1 for 12 on those plays.

Are you excited to see Ware come back for another year of mentoring Miller and being a leader of the NFL's most ferocious defense?