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See photos of the plays Seattle used to spoil Denver's Super Bowl dreams

A bad snap on Denver's first offensive play led to a safety and two points for the Seahawks.
A bad snap on Denver's first offensive play led to a safety and two points for the Seahawks.
Seattle received a punt after the safety and drove down the field. But the Broncos' D tightened up, holding Seattle to a Steven Hauschka field goal.
Seattle received a punt after the safety and drove down the field. But the Broncos' D tightened up, holding Seattle to a Steven Hauschka field goal.
Another Seattle drive was stopped in time to prevent a touchdown, but not another Steven Hauschka field goal.
Another Seattle drive was stopped in time to prevent a touchdown, but not another Steven Hauschka field goal.

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A Peyton Manning interception gave Seattle a short field. Marshawn Lynch cashed in the mini-drive with a touchdown run.
A Peyton Manning interception gave Seattle a short field. Marshawn Lynch cashed in the mini-drive with a touchdown run.
Peyton Manning was hit while throwing, and Malcolm Smith wound up returning the errant pass for a touchdown.
Peyton Manning was hit while throwing, and Malcolm Smith wound up returning the errant pass for a touchdown.
To begin the third quarter, Matt Prater kicked short in an attempt to prevent Percy Harvin from making a big return. it didn't work: Harvin ran it back for a touchdown, running the score to 29-0 Seattle.
To begin the third quarter, Matt Prater kicked short in an attempt to prevent Percy Harvin from making a big return. it didn't work: Harvin ran it back for a touchdown, running the score to 29-0 Seattle.

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With the team down 29-0 late in the third quarter, the Broncos' defense lost its intensity. Case in point: several missed tackles that allowed a Jermaine Kearse touchdown.
With the team down 29-0 late in the third quarter, the Broncos' defense lost its intensity. Case in point: several missed tackles that allowed a Jermaine Kearse touchdown.
Demaryius Thomas finally put the Broncos on the board, and the two-point conversion was successful. But it was way too little way too late.
Demaryius Thomas finally put the Broncos on the board, and the two-point conversion was successful. But it was way too little way too late.
After the Broncos failed to recover an onside kick, the Seahawks rubbed salt in the wound with a pass-happy drive capped with a TD to Doug Baldwin, bringing the score to 43-8.
After the Broncos failed to recover an onside kick, the Seahawks rubbed salt in the wound with a pass-happy drive capped with a TD to Doug Baldwin, bringing the score to 43-8.

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