1. Carolina Panthers vs. Denver Broncos
Result: 21-20 Broncos
The defense might miss Josh Norman, but the offense is significantly more dynamic with wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin back on the field. Despite already matching last year’s total regular season losses (1), the Panthers are as likely to win Super Bowl 51 as any other squad.
In the words of legendary coach Dennis Green, “they are who we thought they were.” Trevor Siemian is not the next John Elway, but with the most fearsome defense in the league, the Broncos will be a tough out for whoever they face.
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