The Denver Broncos are an American football team based in Denver, Colorado. The team, founded in 1960, is part of the National Football League (NFL), one of the most important and followed sports leagues in the United States. The Broncos are one of the most successful franchises in professional American football. The team has collected numerous records and victories, including the prestigious Super Bowl, the final championship of the NFL, in which the best teams in the league compete. The Broncos have won the Super Bowl three times, in 1997, 1998 and 2015. These victories have established the team as one of the dominant forces in American football.
During the 80s and 90s, the Broncos enjoyed great success, thanks above all to their legend John Elway, one of the best quarterbacks of all time. Elway led the team to numerous playoffs and led the Broncos' offense with great skill and precision. This period of success laid the foundation for the popularity and affection of the fans towards the team. In addition to their victories on the field, the Denver Broncos are also known for the unique atmosphere in their stadiums during home games. Mile High Stadium, the stadium that the team called home for many years, was famous for its high noise level and the passion of the fans.