Watching the first quarter of their regular season game with the New England Patriots at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, fans and analysts alike were beginning to think Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos just might pull off the upset.
But in a game of youth vs. experience on both sides of the ball and at many positions, the Patriots showed they are still a dominant force in the AFC.
No matter how porous the Patriots defense may be, they are in every game as long as they have Tom Brady and weapons around him like Wes Welker, Rob Gronkowski, Aaron Hernandez, Deion Branch and even Ochocinco.
But another thing is certain, and that is the fact that the Broncos learned from their mistakes in that game and are hungry at the chance at a rematch. Frankly, this is a team that has a good shot at winning, but only if they execute the following five keys to victory.