At the halfway point of the 2014 NFL season, our analysts refresh their predictions on the winners of individual awards, playoff participants and Championship Sunday/Super Bowl XLIX outcomes.
AFC CHAMPIONSHIP GAME
Gil Brandt: Broncos over Colts. Today's best quarterback (Peyton Manning) and the quarterback of tomorrow (Andrew Luck) should make this a great game in Denver -- where, by the way, it's very hard for opposing teams to win. The Broncos advance on the strength of their home-field advantage and superior defense.