Recap - Broncos Defeat Oakland 37-21
|Recap - Broncos Defeat Oakland 37-21|
The Broncos got a 3-TD performance from Peyton Manning as Denver handed Oakland a 37-21 defeat on Monday at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
Bettors who backed the Broncos were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 16.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 49.5.
Ronnie Hillman rushed for 66 yards, while Montee Ball added 61 yards in the win. Eric Decker and Demaryius Thomas added 133 and 94 receiving yards respectively.
Terrelle Pryor rushed for 36 yards for Oakland, while Darren McFadden added 9 yards. Terrelle Pryor threw for 281 yards for the Raiders, while receivers Denarius Moore and Brice Butler had 124 and 54 yards respectively.
Denver outgained Oakland 536-342 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 31-13 by the Broncos.
Denver led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 35:24/24:36 split in that important category.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Eagles. The Raiders will aim to get back on the winning track vs Washington.