Super Bowl 50: How Twitter reacted


An astounding defensive performance saw the Denver Broncos defeat the Carolina Panthers 24-10 in Super Bowl 50 at Levi's Stadium on Sunday.

The victory delivered the perfect swansong for Peyton Manning, for whom the glittering season-ending showpiece likely served as his last game.

Here we look at how Twitter reacted to the Broncos third Super Bowl title.


"Going out as the champ you are.. Congrats #PeytonManning #SB50" - Sprinting legend Usain Bolt offers his congratulations to Manning.

"Von Miller without a doubt is SB50 MVP! Hands Down" - Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson completely agreed with the selection of Von Miller as MVP.

"Incredible game by @Millerlite40. Wow!!!" - As did defensive player of the year JJ Watt.

"Amazing journey. Thank u, @Panthers. #KeepPounding" - Tennis star and Panthers fan John Isner was gracious in defeat.

"It's coming back home baby. #SB50 #Broncos #WorldChamps" - Terrell Davis, a two-time Super Bowl winner with the Broncos, was naturally delighted with the result.

"Von Miller was outstanding today. MVP performance. Proud of Peyton. 4 Super Bowl appearances with 4 different coaches & 2 wins 9 yrs apart." - Tony Dungy, coach when Manning won his first Super Bowl, gives his view.

"Congrats to the @Broncos and #thesheriff Peyton Manning !!!#Defensewinschampionships." - Swimming legend Michael Phelps hails Denver's effort.

"@J_No24 pick your head up bro.. hell of a year.... I need you right for when we meet again" - Dallas Cowboys star Dez Bryant commiserates with Panthers cornerback Josh Norman.

"We will be back here again! #KeepPounding #SB50" - Panthers wideout Kelvin Benjamin, who missed the entire season through injury, vows to help take them back to the Super Bowl.