1:00 PM ET, September 7, 2003
Portis and the Broncos ran wild against Cincy.
Portis is definitely the most important offensive player. He's the type of player who can rush for over 1,500 yards and still be a receiving threat for this offense. They have to
How long before Lewis has a steady impact on the win column?
Eric Allen played cornerback for 14 NFL seasons with the Eagles, Saints and Raiders.
Broncos coach Mike Shanahan is 9-2 in openers. ... It was Portis' ninth 100-yard game. He set a team rookie record with 17 touchdowns last season. ... WR Ed McCaffrey failed to catch a ball, ending his Broncos record of 68 consecutive games with a reception. Rod Smith extended his streak to 62 straight games, tying Lionel Taylor for second behind McCaffrey. ... Kitna was 10-of-17 for 178 yards in the fourth quarter, padding his numbers after the Broncos' defense went soft.
Team Stat Comparison
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