This is why we do what we do.
This is why players play, coaches coach and fans cheer. This is why television networks pay billions, advertisers pay millions and fans pay thousands.
The Super Bowl is why Bleacher Report's experts spend all year making consensus projections, and we sure aren't going to stop now we've finally reached the top.
It's Super Bowl 50, the grand finale of the NFL season and the golden anniversary of the AFL-NFL era of professional football. Our experts never slack, but the pressure to give you the most accurate projections couldn't possibly be higher.
Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos are trying to capitalize on an unbelievable four-season 50-14 run—but they're crashing up against Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers, who are riding a 17-1 wave.
Our experts voted on the biggest mismatch and top performance at each position, our Super sleeper, flop and MVP, and now you get the most informed sneak preview possible of how football's biggest game will unfold.