Recap - Broncos Defeat Washington 45-21
|Recap - Broncos Defeat Washington 45-21|
Peyton Manning scorched the Redskins defense for 4 TDs as Denver defeated Washington 45-21 on Sunday at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
Denver won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 11-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 58.5.
Knowshon Moreno rushed for 44 yards, while Montee Ball added 37 yards in the win. Knowshon Moreno and Wes Welker added 89 and 81 receiving yards respectively.
Alfred Morris rushed for 93 yards for Washington, while Roy Helu Jr. added 11 yards. Robert Griffin III threw for 132 yards for the Redskins, while receivers Jordan Reed and Pierre Garcon had 90 and 46 yards respectively.
Denver outgained Washington 446-266 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 29-22 by the Broncos.
Denver led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 32:00/28:00 split in that important category.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Chargers. The Redskins will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Diego.