NFL Football Preview 1998

Updated August 5, 2020 | Infoplease Staff
1998 NFL Football Preview

by Gerry Brown, John Gettings & Mike Morrison
John Elway holding aloft the Vince Lombardi Trophy

Denver quarterback John Elway triumphantly hoists the Vince Lombardi Trophy after leading the Broncos to a 31-24 upset over the Packers in Super Bowl XXXII.

John Elway and the Denver Broncos finally put the AFC demons to rest in Super Bowl XXXII after 13 years of NFC dominance. The 1998 NFL season kicks off this weekend, and the Broncos face an immediate test in the defense of their crown with a Monday night matchup against the New England Patriots. The Pats are just one of the many teams looking to take the Lombardi Trophy from the Broncos this season. Check out Information Please's NFL Football Preview to get a glimpse of all of the division front-runners and also-rans, as well as our predictions for Super Bowl XXXIII champions.

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