FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - From the very first play, Ray Rice and the running Ravens made the team of the last decade look old, overmatched and, oddly, inept.
INDIANAPOLIS - Bill Belichick risked everything on one play Sunday night.
DENVER - Kyle Orton is no John Elway, Josh McDaniels is no Bill Belichick and those mustard-yellow uniforms certainly don't have anyone thinking "Orange Crush." But on a day that had as much to do with Denver's colorful history as its promising present, anything seemed possible.