The fate of Super Bowl 48 was set just a few seconds into the game. When the miscue from the Broncos led to an early safety for the Seahawks on the game’s first play, it was merely foreshadowing what was set to come.
But what really happened on that play? How can the most prolific offense in NFL history have a miscue on the biggest stage? According to Broncos center Manny Ramirez, it was Peyton’s fault.
As much as he makes adjustments at the line, this makes sense.
Broncos center Manny Ramirez said Peyton was responsible for the safety because he stepped up after making the final adjustment.
— Bart Hubbuch (@HubbuchNYP) February 3, 2014