Plenty of folks took to Twitter on Sunday to express their unhappiness that the Broncos had a bye week.
But quite a few expressed the opposite point of view.
For this last group, the benefits of the Broncos having the week off included a major reduction in stress, the opportunity to do other things on what was a flat-out glorious Colorado day and a guarantee that at day's end, Denver would still be unbeaten.
And they are. Continue to count down our twenty favorite tweets from people pleased about the bye week.
the stars just aligned for me and the broncos bye fell on the one sunday i was busy af— eric (@GODSAVETHEREBEL) October 26, 2015
I'm really glad the Broncos had a bye week, I don't think my heart could handle two stressful games in one weekend— Alli Uchida (@allisonofagun) October 26, 2015
It's a love/hate when the Broncos have a BYE: Love: No stress. Hate: No Broncos Football.— Broncos (6-0) (@Melimel540) October 26, 2015
Glad the Broncos are on a bye so I don't have to watch Peyton manning— Jackson (@jgriffith020) October 25, 2015
Nothing beats a bye week BRONCOS, than watching Tom Brady eat turfpic.twitter.com/simkEF2P9L— Crazy and I know It (@ColeyLucy) October 25, 2015
@RealSkipBayless Man am I glad the Broncos are on a bye.— Michelle Renee (@MickiRenee1) October 25, 2015
Love some stress free Sunday's...bye week for the #Broncos— The Graysmith (@ZeroGraysmith) October 25, 2015
Broncos on a bye. Thats why its a stress free sunday— ??????? (@FoxBullet12) October 25, 2015
kinda glad broncos have a bye this week so i dont have to watch the defense bail out manning again— JORDAN (but spooky) (@oswldjnkns) October 25, 2015
So glad the Broncos have a bye today. Means no stress and straight relaxing today haha— Brandon (@BigB_TheCrew510) October 25, 2015
Pretty chill just watching other games while the Broncos are on bye— Pop Punk Daddy (@AllTimeIsiah) October 25, 2015
I get to enjoy my day, stress free. Peyton and my Broncos are on a bye .. 6-0.— Loading ... (@SaluteMeImBee) October 25, 2015
Broncos bye week and I'm still watching football. It's nice having no emotional attachment to the games. Lol— Jessica Springs (@jessprings) October 25, 2015
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I get to Mentally rest because it's the @Broncos Bye week haha— Jhernandez (@Jimmy_H663) October 25, 2015
As much as I am glad Broncos are on bye week - i kinda miss them.— Mehreen (@MehreenSamnani) October 25, 2015