Turnover leads to Broncos finally punching one in

DENVER — I liked the Giants to win this one and continue the Broncos’ slump, but it’s not looking that way.

Denver had failed to produce a takeaway in the past three games, but the forced fumble here was huge. The Broncos got a short field to operate with and convert on third-and-goal from the 1. Essentially they punched that ball in, and I tend to think coach Josh McDaniels would have gone for it on fourth down had Knowshon Moreno not plunged in for the score.

It seemed pretty clear the Giants wanted to come out and hammer the ball on the ground with Brandon Jacobs and Danny Ware, but with the way the first 20 minutes of this half have gone, they may have to change that up. This would be a perfect time for Elvis Dumervil and the Denver pass rush to get going.

Guidelines: Fan feedback should be within the guidelines for the NFL community. These guidelines will be used to identify those comments that will be removed from display on the site. Please keep your comments relevant to the topic, not abusive or combatant towards other fans, and don’t share any personal details. Use the “Report” link to help keep the community at its best.

Comments may be no longer than 2000 characters and will post to the site shortly after submitting.

Powered by WordPress.com VIP | Subscribe (RSS)

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 6,423 other followers