SB Nation's Super Bowl 50 Preview

Sunday, Feb 7, 2016
6:30 p.m. ET on CBS

Read SB Nation's preview and predictions

Panthers vs Broncos 

Panthers

Let Cam Newton be himself

In the rush to vilify or canonize Cam Newton we fail to look at the Carolina Panthers QB for who he actually is.

Schedule

Super Bowl 2016 schedule

Where to watch it, how to watch and everything else you need to see the Panthers and Broncos playing for the Lombardi Trophy.

Odds

Super Bowl prop bets: Full list including national anthem, coin toss, MVP and more

Super Bowl 50 will feature a broad array of prop bets, covering everything from the length of the national anthem, to which team will score the first touchdown. We have a full rundown courtesy of Odds Shark.

Broncos

Peyton Manning called the perfect play and made his HGH scandal disappear (for now)

Thanks to a perfect strategy, Peyton Manning has hardly had to talk HGH in the run-up to Super Bowl 50.

Commercials

Keep up with all the Super Bowl ads

Watch the best Super Bowl commercials in one place.

Broncos

The Broncos' blockers are finally in the zone

Reconciling Gary Kubiak's zone-blocking scheme with Peyton Manning's style of play has made for some ups and downs this season in Denver, but they found a compromise just in time for the Super Bowl.

Matchup

Panthers

  • Total offense 366.9 yds/g (11th)
  • Scoring off. 31.3 pts/g (1st)
  • Pass offense 224.3 yds/g (24th)
  • Rush offense 142.6 yds/g (2nd)
  • Total defense 322.9 yds/g (6th)
  • Scoring def. 19.3 pts/g (6th)
  • Pass defense 234.5 yds/g (11th)
  • Rush defense 88.4 yds/g (4th)
  • Turnover margin 20 (1st)

Broncos

  • Total offense 355.5 yds/g (16th)
  • Scoring off. 22.2 pts/g (19th)
  • Pass offense 248.1 yds/g (14th)
  • Rush offense 107.4 yds/g (17th)
  • Total defense 283.1 yds/g (1st)
  • Scoring def. 18.5 pts/g (4th)
  • Pass defense 199.6 yds/g (1st)
  • Rush defense 83.6 yds/g (3rd)
  • Turnover margin -4 (20th)

February 7, 2016 Forecast
Levi's Stadium, Santa Clara, California

68°
Forecast
Clear · Feels like 68°
Currently
49° · Mostly cloudy for the hour.

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