Broncos Upset Steelers; At New England Saturday Night
The Denver Broncos pulled a first round upset of the Pittsburgh Steelers, 29-23 in the opening round of the NFL playoffs Sunday in Denver.The Broncos won the game on the first play of overtime as quarterback Tim Tebow connected with Demaryius Thomas for 80 yards and a touchdown. The Broncos held a 20-6 lead at halftime despite just 8 yards of offense in the first quarterback. Tebow for his end of things had his best day as a pro, completing 10 of 21 for 316 yards and 2 touchdowns, plus running in for a touchdown. The Broncos (9-8) will be at the AFC’s top seed New England (13-3) Saturday night.
The other AFC game will be on Sunday when Baltimore plays host to Houston. In the NFC, New York Giants crushed Atlanta 24-2. Giants quarterback Eli Manning was 23 of 32 for 277 yards, 3-touchdowns and no interceptions. The Giants will play at top seed in the NFC, Green Bay on Sunday. The other NFC matchup has New Orleans at San Francisco on Saturday.
College Football tonight and the BCS National Championship as top ranked LSU takes on 2nd ranked Alabama in New Orleans. LSU won the regular season game, 6-3 in OT.
Men’s college basketball tonigh as the Wyoming Cowboys host Idaho State in their last non-conference game of the year. The Pokes (13-2) beat the Bengals (3-11) in Pocatello earlier in the season. Tip-off is at 7pm from the AA and on AM 1030 KTWO.