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Seattle Cops Throw Broncos Under the Bus and 19 More Super Bowl XLIX Denver Tweets

The Broncos weren't even in Super Bowl XLIX, which (unfortunately) pitted the defending champion Seattle Seahawks against the eventually victorious New England Patriots. But Denver was namechecked plenty of times during the broadcast, mostly in reference to how much better this year's contest was than last year's blow-out -- and the trend continued on Twitter, with the Seattle Police Department, among others, dealing with defeat by ridiculing Broncos fans. Below, check out two SPD tweets guaranteed to irritate Denver loyalists, plenty plenty of other Denver-related tweets, illustrated with images from the big game.

See also: 20 Intoler-a-Bowl Memes, For Fans Who Want Seahawks, Patriots to Both Lose Super Bowl

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