4:15 PM ET, October 4, 2009
Sports Authority Field at Mile High, Denver, CO
Bailey denies Cowboys' last-second TD try after Marshall snags win for Broncos
DENVER -- Champ Bailey figured the last play was his to make.Why not? Tony Romo had been testing him all afternoon, even though he kept acing every exam.
• The Broncos are 4-0 for the first time since 2003.
• Tony Romo had zero TD passes for the second straight game -- the first time in his career as a starter that he's gone consecutive games without a TD pass.
• The Broncos have allowed 26 points through four games, tied for the fifth-fewest points allowed by a team through four games since the 1970 merger.
• Denver has won its last four games vs. the Cowboys.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
No Rush For Broncos
New defensive coordinator Mike Nolan has restored the Broncos' rushing defense through four games this season. Denver held Dallas to its first sub-100 yard rushing game on Sunday.
|Year||Yds per att|
-- ESPN Stats and Information
Orton improved to 17-2 at home as a starter since joining the league in 2005. ... Broncos RB Correll Buckhalter sprained his left ankle after gaining 55 yards on five receptions and 37 yards on six carries. He walked out of the stadium on crutches.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||4.4||5.9|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||1-3||0-2|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|FG||6:02||Nick Folk 49 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 8 plays, 38 yds, 3:27
|TD||0:50||Marion Barber 1 Yard Run (Nick Folk Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 8 plays, 61 yds, 3:41
|TD||10:10||Knowshon Moreno 9 Yard Pass From Kyle Orton (Matt Prater Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 1 plays, 9 yds, 0:00
|FG||6:02||Matt Prater 28 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 8 plays, 65 yds, 3:37
|TD||2:00||Brandon Marshall 51 Yard Pass From Kyle Orton (Matt Prater Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 3 plays, 73 yds, 1:01