- Founded: 1960, (charter member of the American Football League; joined the NFL in the 1970 merger.)
- Home stadium: Denver played in Mile High Stadium (formerly Bears Stadium) from its inception through the 2000 season. They currently play in the new stadium, which has some sort of corporate-sponsored name.
- Uniform colors: Blue and orange.
- Helmet design: Blue background with a white horse-head profile.
- League championships won: NFL 1997 and 1998.
- Super Bowl appearances: XII (lost), XXI (lost), XXII (lost), XXIII (lost), XXXII (won), XXXIII (won)
- Official team website: http://www.denverbroncos.com
Players of note
- Football Hall of Famers:
- Current stars:
- Retired numbers:
- Not to be forgotten:
- Floyd Little, running back, 1967-1975. AFL rushing champion in 1969, AFC rushing champion in 1970 and 1971.
- Tom Jackson, linebacker, 1973-1988. Now a broadcaster for ESPN.
- John Elway, quarterback, 1981-1999.
- Karl Mecklenburg, linebacker, 1983-1994. A 12th-round draft choice from Minnesota, he would become one of the most versatile defensive players in the game.
- Terrell Davis, running back, 1996 to present