The Broncos won the thriller 31–24, earning John Elway his first Super Bowl victory at the age of 37, and the first championship in franchise history.Years later, Brett Favre said the Broncos were far underrated, and credited Denver's innovative blitz packages and strategies, foreign to the league at that time, for confusing the Packers.Don Majkowski, who sported one of the best mullets in football history, is a physical mess at the age of 49.Fox Sports Wisconsin profiled Majkowski, the Green Bay QB who made the Pro Bowl and finished 2nd in MVP voting in his magical 1989 season – when he became know as the “Majik Man.” The following season, Majkowski suffered a shoulder injury and he was never the same.The point spread was likely determined by Green Bay's victory in the previous Super Bowl, the AFC's string of 13 consecutive Super Bowl losses, and Denver's losses in four previous Super Bowls.The game itself was a seesaw battle, and one of the most exciting Super Bowls in history.The club posted an 8–6 record under coach Phil Bengtson, earning them a 3rd-place finish in the Central division.Without the disciplined guidance of Vince Lombardi steering the Packers for the first time in a decade, Green Bay started the season strong at 5–2, but stumbled down the stretch.
He also has degenerative discs in his neck and suffers from post-traumatic concussion syndrome. It was my childhood dream and I worked extremely hard to achieve that and be in the NFL.Himself (On his brief role on Hannah Montana) My daughter was a fan of the show, and I had met a makeup artist whose wife worked on it, and he said, "Hey, if you ever want to go see a taping, I can get you tickets." But I waited a year to take him up on it, and by then he said, "You know what?The show's become so popular that I can't get you tickets anymore. The team narrowly missed its opportunity to post back-to-back Super Bowl wins.After a dominating 1996 campaign which ended with a victory in Super Bowl XXXI, many expected the Packers to repeat as champions in 1997.
As eager as Packer fans were to recapture the winning ways of Lombardi, it was obvious Titletown would have to wait to regain its luster.