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Broncos Super Bowl Bound After Win Over Patriots

DENVER (CBS4) - The Broncos defense held the Patriots to only 18 points and Denver defeated New England on Sunday.

With the win, the Broncos are headed to Super Bowl 50.

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Aqib Talib #21 of the Denver Broncos tackles Rob Gronkowski #87 of the New England Patriots after a first down in the third quarter in the AFC Championship game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 24, 2016 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning went 17 for 176 yards with 2 touchdowns and no interceptions in the game. But Von Miller and the Broncos defense were the key to the win.

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Von Miller of the Denver Broncos rushes against Cameron Fleming of the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship game on January 24, 2016. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Miller set a Broncos franchise record for sacks in a playoff game on Sunday.

Broncos safeties Darian Stewart and T.J. Ward were hurt in the game.

The Broncos will face the winner of the Cardinals-Panthers, who are battling it out in the NFC Championship game in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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