Denver Broncos-New England Patriots point spread for AFC Championship

So they meet again. The legendary rivalry between quarterbacks Peyton Manning and Tom Brady will go another round on Sunday, Jan. 19. Manning’s Denver Broncos will welcome Brady’s New England Patriots into Mile High Stadium as slight underdogs. has the opening point spread at -5 in favor of the Broncos. Remember that this line will likely shift as we get closer to game time.

In arguably his most successful year passing wise as an NFL quarterback, Manning led Denver to a 13-3 regular season record, tops in the AFC.

Despite a ton of question marks entering the season on the offensive side of the ball, Brady once again turned relative unknowns into playmakers en route to a 12-4 record.

The two teams met earlier in the season, with Brady leading an impressive comeback win for the Patriots in overtime.

Kickoff is set for 3:00 p.m. ET.