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The third quarter hasn’t been kind to the defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens. Peyton Manning has thrown three touchdown passes in just over eight minutes of action in the second half as the Denver Broncos have surged to a commanding 35-17 le…Share TweetPrior to tonight’s game, Broncos tight end Julius Thomas had one catch for five yards in his NFL career. In the first half against the Ravens, Thomas had four catches for 97 yards and two touchdowns. That probably led to a lot of fans asking, “Who is Ju…Share TweetESPN.com Sep 5, 2013Baltimore Ravens wide receiver/returner Jacoby Jones was injured in the second quarter of Thursday's season opener again the Denver Broncos when his own teammate, rookie Brynden Trawick, ran into him on a punt return.Share Tweet
NBC camera catches officials patting down Baltimore Ravens playersAs Baltimore Ravens players left their locker room to face the Denver Broncos this evening, the NBC cameras caught a rare behind-the-scenes occurrence most fans never see (you can watch video courtesy of Deadspin). NFL officials stood outside of the loc…Share TweetDENVER – We waited for seven months for the NFL to return ... so what's another hour? The weather in Denver was beautiful all day Thursday. Not a cloud in the sky, with temperatures in the 90s. And then when the Ravens and Broncos got ready to kick off …Share TweetThe long-anticipated start of the NFL season was delayed by weather.Share TweetCornerbacks Champ Bailey and Quentin Jammer are among Denver's inactives for the Broncos' opener against Baltimore on Thursday night.Share Tweet
Watch tonight’s game onlineIt’s not Sunday night, but it is real, live football in prime time, and the NBC Sports Sunday Night Football Extra feature is here. You’ll be able to watch tonight’s Ravens-Broncos game online, just as you’ll be able to watch every NBC Sunday night game…Share Tweet
Submit Your #BALvsDEN Photosdenverbroncos.com Sep 5, 2013We want to see how you watch the NFL Kickoff game between the Broncos and the Ravens Thursday night at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Submit your photos on Twitter and Instagram using #BALvsDEN and the best photos will be posted on DenverBroncos.c…Share TweetThe NFL officially returns on Thursday, and Shutdown Corner is rolling out the red carpet, previewing what’s to come for the 2013 season. We’ll finish it off by picking our individual awards and the Super Bowl winner on Thursday before the Ravens and Br…Share Tweetbroncosgab.com Sep 5, 2013Football is finally upon us! After months of waiting, Denver and Baltimore will begin the 2013 regular season tonight at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Broncos fans are eagerly awaiting the rematch of last year’s AFC Divisional Round and that is r…Share Tweet
Super Bowl run? Broncos' mettle will be tested in 2013Lunch Special: Each weekday near noontime, a Denver Post sports writer dares to dish. In this installment, Chris Dempsey explores what it's going to take for the Denver Broncos to make a championship run.Share Tweet
The NFL's top receiving trios of all timeNFL reporter Mike Klis picks his best NFL receiver trios of all time:1. 1998 VikingsRandy Moss, Cris Carter, Jake Reed181 rec.Share Tweet
Ryan Clady -- The rock that protects Denver's rockCNNSI.com Sep 5, 2013Keeping Peyton Manning upright vs. the Ravens' pass rush will be tough. Ryan Clady is up to the task.Share Tweet
Ryan Leaf's Jailhouse Confessions, Written By His Cell Matedeadspin.com Sep 5, 2013They called him a better quarterback than Peyton Manning, who kicks off the NFL season tonight against the Super Bowl Champion Ravens. Then they called him the NFL's greatest bust. Now they call him Montana State Prison Inmate No. 3005025. Facing one fi…Share Tweet
PFT Live: Ravens talk with Clifton Brown, Jets talk with Manish MehtaIt’s finally gameday and PFT Live is in Denver for all the action between the Ravens and Broncos on Thursday night. To help get everyone ready for the game, Clifton Brown of CSN Baltimore will join Mike Florio to preview the contest from the Ravens’ per…Share TweetIt can be argued the Broncos' three best defensive players the past two seasons were Von Miller, Champ Bailey and Elvis Dumervil.Share TweetNFL defensive coordinators are often portrayed as master strategists. And yet, when it comes to defending the Broncos, perhaps the best plan would be, in lieu of having four hands down along the line of scrimmage, instead have 11 knees down and 11 face …Share TweetBroncos quarterback Peyton Manning takes the field tonight to start a season in which he’ll continue his march toward owning all of the major career passing records. Most significant of the many accomplishments Manning can achieve this season is surpass…Share TweetDENVER—Marijuana advocates are trying to grab some attention from the NFL's season opening game in Denver.Share TweetESPN.com Sep 5, 2013It’s been months of waiting and hand-wringing for many in the Rocky Mountain empire, but Thursday night the Denver Broncos and the Baltimore Ravens will open the NFL’s regular season. And the Broncos will take the first step toward trying to regain all …Share Tweet
Peyton Manning's WR trio with Broncos could rewrite NFL historyAs an 11-year-old growing up in Minnesota, Eric Decker got caught up in the scoring machine that was the 1998 Minnesota Vikings.Share Tweet
Broncos briefs: First-round pick Sylvester Williams unlikely to play so farThe Broncos selected Sylvester Williams in the first round of the NFL draft in April, but he won't start in the season opener Thursday night against the Baltimore Ravens.Share Tweet
Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker 2-yard touchdownSep 5Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning completes a pass to wide receiver Wes Welker for a 2-yard touchdown.
Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker 5-yard touchdownSep 5Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning finds wide receiver Wes Welker for a 5-yard touchdown.
Week 1 Can't-Miss Play: Andre Caldwell's fingertip 28-yard touchdown catchSep 5Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning passes deep and connects with wide receiver Andre Caldwell for a 28-yard touchdown.
Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco throws interceptionSep 5Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco's pass is intercepted by Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris at the Ravens' 24-yard line.