Sports Authority Field History
First opened in 2001, Sports Authority Field has had plenty of amazing moments over
the years, providing an endless string of thrills as the Denver Broncos have taken on some of the toughest teams in the NFL
on a regular basis. Come out and see all of the bone-jarring hits, spectacular catches and nail-biting moments and you'll
see loud and clear what all the buzz is about surrounding this state-of-the-art venue. When you're there during the middle
of a great game that has already had its fair share of twists and turns, you'll definitely be glad that you're not still sitting
at home when you could be in the stands with tens of thousands of passionate Broncos fans.
Formerly known as the Invesco
Field at Mile High, this impressive stadium erupts with cheers every time the Broncos storm the field, but it is also a great
venue for concerts. The venue has hosted big-name bands and artists like the Eagles and U2. And it was also where President
Barack Obama accepted the Democratic Party's nomination for the presidency, showing that there are many different types of
events from year to year, making it one of the staples of the local entertainment scene around Denver.
late 1990s were a great time for Denver Broncos fans, but those days could return at any moment with a talented young team
that has some real firepower that can help light up the scoreboard. The Broncos won Super Bowls in 1998 and 1999, proving
that John Elway could win the big one and cementing him as one of the greatest players of all-time. Now behind the scenes
for the Broncos, Elway has helped usher the franchise into another exciting era of football that has fans re-energized, with
Peyton Manning leading the charge under center.
Sports Authority Field Trivia
Did you know that Sports
Authority Field has even held the Major League Lacrosse All-Star Game?
Even though it tends to be known for major NFL
games and concerts, Sports Authority Field has plenty of other great events as well, including some of the top Major League
Lacrosse games. It has even held highly anticipated games featuring the Colorado Buffaloes and even Major League Soccer, and
you never know who or what is going to come to the field or stage next.
The NFL Experience
like being in the stands when the game is on the line, so ditch the couch, brush off the potato chips and get ready to see
a game you won't soon forget. The NFL has plenty of great games on the schedule each and every season, and you need to see
these guys first-hand to truly appreciate them. These are some of the best athletes in the entire world, though that's something
that you need to see for yourself to truly appreciate. Will you be there when your favorite player hauls in a game-winning
catch sure to be headed straight for the highlight reels? When you're in the stands at Sports Authority Field in Denver, you'll
definitely be glad that you're not sitting anywhere else.