Broncos Announce They’ll Wear White Jerseys in Super Bowl 50 vs. Panthers

January 26, 2016   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Baseball players are well-known for their superstitions, but John Elway and the Denver Broncos appear to be superstitious as well.
The general manager said the Broncos will wear white jerseys Feb. 7 in Super Bowl 50 against the Carolina Panthers after they were given the option to choose as the home team, per Arnie Stapleton of the Associated Press.
"We've had Super Bowl success in our white uniforms," Elway said.
Per Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, Denver lost the Super Bowl two years ago while wearing orange jerseys and is 1-1 in the big game while wearing white. The Broncos are 0-4 in orange jerseys and 1-0 in blue. The last Denver team to win the Super Bowl—which Elway quarterbacked in 1998—was wearing white jerseys.
With that being said, defensive end DeMarcus Ware made a colorful reference to the Broncos defense of the '70s and '80s after Sunday's win over the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game, per Troy Renck of the Denv...

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