With the big game around the corner everyone is making comparisons of the teams, and PitchBook decided to get into the fun by releasing an interesting article matching the states venture capital records.

While there were 166 completed VC deals in Washington in 2013 compared to Colorado 100 VC financing deals, and capital invested in Washington was $933mm vs. $638mm invested in Colorado, Colorado did come out on top  for largest VC deal in 2013—at $84 million.  As Colorado fans we will always find the silver lining.

To see the full article click here, and see PitchBook’s infrographic below for more side-by-side stats.