Chris Harris Jr.

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If Defense Wins Championships, Denver Broncos Set Up For Super Bowl Run

Throughout the John Elway – Peyton Manning Era, a focus on offense was apparent. But things have changed this season, and possibly for the better, as the Broncos are more well-suited to face the playoffs this time around.

12/30/2014

Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos celebrates a first quarter touchdown against the San Diego Chargers during the AFC Divisional Playoff Game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 12, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  (Credit: Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Manning, Broncos Beat Chargers 24-17

The Broncos narrowly avoided a repeat of their playoff slip from last year, advancing to the AFC championship game with a 24-17 win over the Chargers Sunday.

01/12/2014