Originally Posted by Bacchus
Denver is No. 1 on our Defensive Hog Index, a key measure of Super Bowl potential. They are No. 2 against the run, No. 3 pressuring the passer, and No. 4 on third-down. Teams that dominate the DHI typically reach the Super Bowl.
Denver is also tied for 4th in the Offensive Hog Index, which is based mainly on average yards per rush attempt, 3d down % and fewest negative passing plays.
No other team ranks that high in the combination of both Hog catagories.