Denver vs San Francisco Recap - Broncos Win 10-6
|Denver vs San Francisco Recap - Broncos Win 10-6|
The Broncos were Preseason Week 1 winners on Thursday, coming out on top of the 49ers by a score of 10-6 at Candlestick Park.
The Broncos were a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 35.5.
Brock Osweiler completed 13 of 18 pass attempts for 105 yards and 0 TDs for the Broncos in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
LaMichael James rushed for 27 yards for San Francisco, while Anthony Dixon added 27 yards. Scott Tolzien threw for 158 yards for the 49ers, while receivers Vance McDonald and Kassim Osgood had 66 and 34 yards respectively.
Denver was outgained by San Francisco 288-220 yards in Thursday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 16-15 by the Broncos.
San Francisco lost the time of possession battle 34:49/25:11, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Denver takes its act on the road to face Seattle looking for another win. For San Francisco, they head on the road to face Kansas City.