Denver 31, Seattle 14

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, September 19, 2010 4:05 PM
WHEN: 4:05 PM EST, Sunday, September 19, 2010
WHERE: Invesco Field at Mile High, Denver, Colorado
TEMPERATURE: 91°
HEAD OFFICIAL: Walt Anderson
ATTENDANCE: 75130

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 Total
Seattle 0 0 7 7 14
Denver 7 10 7 7 31

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Seattle 1-1 1-0 0-1 L1
Denver 1-1 1-0 0-1 W1

Recap

Demaryius Thomas caught eight passes for 97 yards and a touchdown in his NFL debut as the Denver Broncos defeated the Seattle Seahawks 31-14 Sunday for their NFL-best 11th straight victory in home openers.

Knowshon Moreno had 118 yards from scrimmage and a touchdown for the Broncos (1-1), who improved to 24-3 in home openers since 1984.

Denver quarterback Kyle Orton was 25 of 35 for 307 yards and two touchdowns as he improved to 20-5 at home in his career.

Orton connected with Eddie Royal for a 13-yard touchdown in the first quarter and with Thomas for a 21-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter to give the Broncos a 31-7 lead.

Royal finished with five catches for 65 yards.

Matt Hasselbeck had a 20-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter and an 11-yard touchdown pass to Ben Obomanu in the third quarter for the Seahawks (1-1).

Hasselbeck finished 20 of 35 for 233 yards, a touchdown and three interceptions.

Top Game Performances

Rushing
Seattle   Denver
Justin Forsett Player Knowshon Moreno
8 Attempts 24
44 Yards 51
5.5 Avg Yards 2.1
0 Touchdowns 1
19 Long 9
Receiving
Seattle   Denver
Golden Tate Player Demaryius Thomas
1 Receptions 8
52 Yards 97
52.0 Avg Yards 12.1
0 Touchdowns 1
52 Long 21

Team Stats Summary

  Yards Scoring Defense
Team Tot Rus Pas TD FG INT Sacks FF
Seattle 339 109 230 2 0 0 1.0 1
Denver 369 65 304 4 1 3 1.0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Denver will play their next game at home against Indianapolis . The Broncos have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Seattle will play their next game at home against San Diego. The Seahawks have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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