A few more reasons why he is becoming my favorite Denver Bronco."It's been a lot of fun," Woodyard said. "You try to go out there and not worry about
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stats and go out and just have fun competing with my teammates."
Woodyard, who has been a team captain four of his five seasons with Denver, always has been a key special-teams player, but this season has been his biggest opportunity to play on defense.
Asked about any differences in his game now than in previous years, Woodyard said: "Something I really had to accept was what if I don't get a chance. That I don't complain, don't pout, come to work every day, being a true leader. A true leader doesn't worry about what goes on, they just come to work and be a good teammate. And I wanted to be a good teammate no matter what happened and just keep working hard."
About being passed over for the Pro Bowl, Woodyard said: "I can't worry about that. Fans were upset enough for me. I want to win a Super Bowl. That's the only thing we care about, is winning the Super Bowl. We don't worry about too many accolades for ourselves."