Elway earns MVP

Elway says, "Stop!"
John Elway eludes New England Patriots linebacker Johnny Rembert (52) as he scrambles upfield during a game at Mile High Stadium in Denver, Colo., Dec. 6, 1987. Broncos won 31-20. (AP Photo/NFL Photos/Eric Lars Bakke)
The Broncos win their third AFC West title in four years after shutting out San Diego 24-0 in a blizzard. Denver finishes the season with a 10-4-1 record, becoming the only team in the NFL to post eight 10-win seasons since 1977. Quarterback John Elway is named NFL Most Valuable Player by the Associated Press.