Good morning, Broncos Country!
We’ve reached that point of the offseason where we do lists. This one stands apart, though, because I think it’s a lot of fun.
What are the top 10 #Broncos games played in Denver? @AdamMalnati16 & I give our lists, with some obvious choices & surprises. On the @MileHighReport Radio Podcast, we also talk about players/coaches deserving of induction in the Ring of Fame. https://t.co/DLvofXQOfl— Ian St. Clair (@IanStClair) May 18, 2018
On the latest MHR Radio Podcast, we give our top 10 Broncos games played in Denver. We also discuss who we think is deserving of induction in the Ring of Fame, but that’s a debate fans have had ad nauseam. I will say, on that subject, that the Ring of Fame selection committee should induct the Super Bowl-winning teams and the Orange Crush defense; especially the latter. When you think about the history of the organization, it always ties back to that special unit.
Even our new shirt pays homage to that 1970s defense. Celebrate that modern spin of the Broncos defense with a retro Orange Rush shirt.
Get yourself one of these awesome #OrangeRush t-shirts and you, too, can have dance moves like these (of course, it helps to have an 8-year-old - or likely even @VonMiller - teach you) https://t.co/RJcIspidx0 pic.twitter.com/NaFo6KbKnD— Doctor of Words (and tights) (@docllv) May 16, 2018
Back to the best Broncos games played in Denver. I won’t give Adam’s and my lists away, you’ll have to listen to the podcast for that, but No. 1 was a consensus, as it it should be. That, of course, is the first AFC Championship Game at Mile High Stadium. That magical New Year’s Day in 1978 is when the Orange Crush and Denver beat the Oakland Raiders 20-17 to advance to the first Super Bowl in franchise history.
From there, we have a mix of AFC title, playoff and unforgettable regular-season games. I’m sure Adam and I missed a few games, and some on Twitter have already mentioned a few, but this is a fun a list.
What do you think? What are your top 10 Broncos games that were played in Denver?
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