The Fumble gives the Broncos the AFC title

The Fumble
Jeremiah Castille (28) strips the ball from Cleveland Browns RB Earnest Byner in the closing minutes of the AFC Championship game in Denver Sunday, Jan. 17, 1988 to get the ball for the Broncos who won the game in the last seconds, 38-33. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
Saved by Jeremiah Castille’s strip of Earnest Byner in the closing moments, Denver becomes the first AFC team to win consecutive conference championships since Pittsburgh of 1978-79 by defeating Cleveland 38-33.

The game garnered a 91 television share in the Denver area, believed to be an all-time national viewing high.