The captains for the Broncos tonight are safety Mike Adams, linebackers Joe Mays and Wesley Woodyard, running back Willis McGahee and kicker Matt Prater.
Seattle calls tails and wins the toss. They elected to defer. Denver will start the night on offense with the following starters:
On the offensive line, from left to right: Ryan Clady, Zane Beadles, J.D. Walton, Manny Ramirez, and Orlando Franklin. Demaryius Thomas and Eric Decker are the starting wide receivers with Joel Dreessen and Jacob Tamme as the tight ends. Peyton Manning is the starting quarterback and Willis McGahee is the starting running back.
Following a punt on the first possession, the Broncos’ defensive starters are Elvis Dumervil and Derek Wolfe as the defensive ends with Ty Warren and Justin Bannan in the middle. Wesley Woodyard, Joe Mays, and Von Miller are the starting linebackers. In the secondary, Rahim Moore and Mike Adams are the safeties with Champ Bailey and Drayton Florence at the corners.