Denver 26, Tennessee 20

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, October 3, 2010 1:00 PM
WHEN: 1:00 PM EST, Sunday, October 3, 2010
WHERE: LP Field, Nashville, Tennessee
TEMPERATURE: 54°
HEAD OFFICIAL: Clete Blakeman
ATTENDANCE: 69143

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 Total
Denver 0 10 6 10 26
Tennessee 0 10 10 0 20

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Denver 2-2 1-1 1-1 W1
Tennessee 2-2 1-2 1-0 L1

Recap

Kyle Orton’s 6-yard touchdown pass to Correll Buckhalter with 1:38 left gave the visiting Denver Broncos a 26-20 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday.

Marc Mariani, whose 98-yard kickoff return for a touchdown gave the Titans a 17-16 lead in the third quarter, fumbled away the ensuing kickoff.

The Broncos held the Titans’ Chris Johnson to 53 yards rushing, but they only rushed for 15 yards themselves.

Orton finished 35 of 50 for 341 yards with two touchdowns and an interception, Brandon Lloyd had 11 catches for 115 yards and Eddie Royal had eight catches for 113 yards and a touchdown for Denver (2-2).

Matt Prater kicked four field goals – 36, 36, 35 and 36 yards – for the Broncos. His final one came with 33 seconds left.

Vince Young was 17 of 28 for 173 yards and a touchdown for the Titans (2-2).

Rob Bironas kicked two field goals, including a 55-yarder with 1 second left in the first half to make it 10-10. His 46-yarder gave the Titans 20-16 lead in the third quarter.

Top Game Performances

Rushing
Denver   Tennessee
Kyle Orton Player Chris Johnson
3 Attempts 19
11 Yards 53
3.7 Avg Yards 2.8
0 Touchdowns 0
8 Long 8
Receiving
Denver   Tennessee
Brandon Lloyd Player Nate Washington
11 Receptions 4
115 Yards 42
10.5 Avg Yards 10.5
0 Touchdowns 0
23 Long 19

Team Stats Summary

  Yards Scoring Defense
Team Tot Rus Pas TD FG INT Sacks FF
Denver 327 19 308 2 4 0 2.0 1
Tennessee 288 121 167 2 2 1 6.0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Tennessee will play their next game on the road against Dallas. The Titans have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Denver will play their next game on the road against Baltimore. The Broncos have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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