The most hyped game of the regular season so far looked like it was going to deliver on its promises in the first quarter. Two AFC playoff contenders were exchanging hay makers on the scoreboard, and a classic seemed to be in the making.
Unfortunately for the NFL, the Broncos lost their composure and fell apart in the second quarter and allowed the game to get away from them.
The Patriots made sure that "Tebow Time" could not occur, and the Broncos fell to the Patriots in Denver.
Here are four things we learned about—the still AFC West leading—Denver Broncos.