Denver Defeats New England 26-16 - Recap
|Denver Defeats New England 26-16 - Recap|
Peyton Manning was good for 400 yards through the air on Sunday as the Broncos got past the Patriots by a score of 26-16 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
Denver was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 56.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Knowshon Moreno rushed for 59 yards, while Montee Ball added 43 yards in the win. Demaryius Thomas and Julius Thomas added 134 and 85 receiving yards respectively.
Shane Vereen rushed for 34 yards for New England, while Stevan Ridley added 17 yards. Tom Brady threw for 277 yards for the Patriots, while receivers Julian Edelman and Shane Vereen had 89 and 59 yards respectively.
Denver outgained New England 507-320 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-19 by the Broncos.
New England lost the time of possession battle 35:44/24:16, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.