The AFC participant is the home team in the Super Bowls that take place in even-numbered years. Denver gets the choice of jersey, while the Panthers will call the coin toss.

The Broncos, who have been to the Super Bowl seven other times with two wins, are 0-4 in the Super Bowl when they wear the orange jerseys.

The Panthers are 9-4 all-time in white jerseys in the playoffs while 0-2 in black. Carolina lost Super Bowl XXXVIII wearing white jerseys.