BRONCOS VS. 49ERS:
FINAL SCORE: SAN FRANCISCO 29, DENVER 24: A second-half comeback fueled the 49ers to a preseason victory over the Broncos.
Below are the live blogs from all of the game’s action. Check back to DenverBroncos.com for post-game coverage of the Broncos’ third preseason game.
BRONCOS ON TWITTER: Fans can also follow the action on Twitter via the Broncos’ official gameday account. @BroncosGameday will keep fans updated with live, in-game updates throughout today’s contest.
BRONCOS VS. 49ERS ROSTER UPDATE: A list of players who are not expected to play in tonight’s game.
CAPTAINS, COIN TOSS AND STARTERS: The offense has taken the field first at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
BRONCOS STRIKE FIRST: Matt Prater nailed a 53-yard field goal on the game’s opening possession.
MANNING TO DECKER TOUCHDOWN: Peyton Manning throws his first touchdown as a Denver Bronco.
MANNING AND DECKER STRIKE AGAIN: Manning and Decker connected for their second touchdown pass of the quarter.
DEFENSE HOLDS AFTER TURNOVER: The Denver defense forced the 49ers to settle for a field goal after they gained possession inside the 20-yard line.
INJURY UPDATE: Running back Lance Ball is out for the game.
DENVER EXTENDS LEAD BEFORE HALFTIME: A Joel Dreessen touchdown catch extended Denver’s lead to 24-10 at the half.
FIRST HALF PHOTO GALLERY: Click here to view photos from the first half.
FIRST HALF AUDIO HIGHLIGHTS: Listen to audio highlights from the first half of the Broncos’ third preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers, courtesy of AM 850 KOA.
49ERS OPEN SECOND HALF WITH SCORE: The 49ers pulled within one touchdown of the Broncos on the opening drive of the second half.
49ERS GET THREE: San Francisco has scored on both of its second-half possessions to cut Denver’s lead to four points.
GOAL-LINE STAND PRESERVES DENVER LEAD: The Broncos stopped the 49ers three times from inside the 5-yard line to hold on to a slim advantage.
49ERS TAKE THE LEAD: David Akers gives San Francisco its first lead with a 32-yard field goal.
SAN FRANCISCO EXTENDS LEAD WITH FIELD GOAL: David Akers tacked on another field goal to put the 49ers ahead, 29-24.
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