8:20 PM ET, November 26, 2009
Sports Authority Field at Mile High, Denver, CO
DENVER -- Josh McDaniels is an emotional coach who stocked his roster with passionate players.All of them were on full display on Thanksgiving night in the Denver Broncos' R-rated 26-6 victory over the New York Giants.
• The Broncos won for the first time since Week 6, ending a four-game skid.
• Knowshon Moreno rushed 19 times for 88 yards and a touchdown, his third of the season and first in four games.
• The Broncos held the Giants to 57 rushing yards, their fewest since Nov. 20, 2006.
• Elvis Dumervil had two sacks, giving him an NFL-high 14 this season.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Giants with injuries included TE Darcy Johnson (shoulder) and S Michael Johnson (groin). ... Broncos WR-KR Eddie Royal injured a thigh late in the first half and LB Wesley Woodyard left the game in the fourth quarter with a neck injury after DL Marcus Thomas went out with a shoulder injury.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||4.5||5.4|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||0-1||2-5|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|FG||2:31||Matt Prater 26 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 13 plays, 76 yds, 6:18
|FG||10:50||Matt Prater 32 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 12 plays, 57 yds, 5:15
|TD||7:21||Knowshon Moreno 1 Yard Run (Matt Prater Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 4 plays, 38 yds, 1:59
|FG||3:34||Matt Prater 47 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 6 plays, 22 yds, 2:42
|FG||8:00||Lawrence Tynes 39 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 9 plays, 39 yds, 4:18
|FG||0:36||Lawrence Tynes 52 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 11 plays, 52 yds, 4:47
|TD||10:20||Brandon Stokley 17 Yard Pass From Kyle Orton (Matt Prater Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 64 yds, 5:16
|FG||5:05||Matt Prater 24 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 9 plays, 30 yds, 3:59