Broncos, Patriots both have overcome much to get to AFC title game
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Jan 16, 2014
Who has overcome the most to get here? "Coach Fox mentioned how many obstacles the Patriots have overcome to be in this game," Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning said. "We've overcome a number of obstacles as well to get here. The Broncos and Patriots could inspire a game show "What's Your Issue?" if they weren't about to draw gargantuan TV ratings to their AFC championship game Sunday at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The Broncos gave it a run, though, with a considerably longer, and more diverse, list of problems over the past few months. Most notably, they won’t have their top pass rusher and best all-around defensive player in outside linebacker Von Miller, who is out for the season with a torn ACL.Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers. Ben Volin can be reached at .