Revisiting the Denver Broncos – Sports Illustrated Las Vegas Raiders News, Analysis and More


The Las Vegas Raiders kept their season alive by winning via a field goal against the Cleveland Browns.

Things won’t get any easier in the next three games, including two other AFC West teams, starting with the Denver Broncos.

The Raiders can at least say they know they can beat Denver before Sunday as they treated them on the road from October 34-24.

The Broncos have essentially stalled since then, never being able to have more than a 0.500-plus game until this week.

If they want to get back to that mark after falling to 7-7, they’ll have to do so without starting quarterback Teddy Bridgewater.

He suffered a concussion last week against the Cincinnati Bengals, severe enough that he had to be rushed off the field and taken to hospital.

Former starter Drew Lock will be in his place, which should suit the Raiders better.

They will still face the top 10 offensives on the Denver floor, as running back Javonte Williams has come out on top in recent weeks.

The only thing that has been consistent is the Denver defense, which is No. 2 in the NFL in points allowed.

For a Raiders offense that has always struggled to complete practice, this is a very concerning clash.

Denver has limited offenses like the Dallas Cowboys, Cincinnati Bengals, Los Angeles Chargers, and Kansas City Chiefs.

The Raiders’ offense hasn’t been far from that level for some time, but they’ll have to rediscover it to stand a chance on Sunday.

Do you want to talk about it? Want to give your opinion on all things Las Vegas Raiders? Maybe you like to talk about other sports that are not related to money and black? We support you. Join our 100% FREE forum, a brand new option, when you CLICK HERE.

Make sure you like our Facebook page WHEN YOU CLICK HERE.

Want the latest Las Vegas Raiders news delivered straight to your email for FREE? Sign up for the DAILY Raiders Nation newsletter when you CLICK THE FOLLOW button on the main page. Don’t miss any of the latest up-to-the-second updates for your Las Vegas Raiders when you follow Twitter @HondoCarpenter @BaydounDarin


Comments are closed.