The New England Patriots will play the Denver Broncos for the AFC Championship after the Broncos beat San Diego in the divisional round 24-17.This will be the second meeting this season between the two teams. In the first meeting the Pats came back from a 24 point deficit to win the game 34-32.

This will be the 15th time quarterbacks Tom Brady and Peyton Manning have played each other with Brady holding a 10-4 advantage. The two have met three times in the playoffs, Brady and the Patriots won 2 of those 3 games.

Brady vs. Manning in playoffs

  • 2003 AFC Championship - Patriots 24-14
  • 2004 AFC Divisional Rd. - Patriots 20-3
  • 2006 AFC Championship - Colts 38-34

Kick-off Sunday between the Patriots and Broncos is at 3pm. You can hear the game live on 92.9 The Ticket followed by the NFC Championship between San Francisco and Seattle.