COIN TOSS: Denver has won the toss and elected to receive to start the game.
KICKOFF: Quan Cosby is deep to receive the kickoff — and it’s a touchback.
Q1 15:00: The starting offense is on the field, led by Kyle Orton at quarterback. Ryan Clady, Zane Beadles, J.D. Walton, Chris Kuper and Orlando Franklin make up the offensive line. Willis McGahee is in the backfield. Brandon Lloyd is at receiver, and Daniel Fells and Virgil Green are at tight end. Chris Clark is in as a blocker as well. The first play of the game is a 4-yard run by McGahee.
Q1 14:00: After a 3-yard run by McGahee on second down, a pass to Eric Decker is incomplete, and Britton Colquitt is in to punt. Patrick Crayton is deep to return, and he takes it nearly to midfield after the 54-yard punt. It’s a 29-yard return to the Chargers 48-yard line.
Q1 13:31: The starting defense is on the field. Robert Ayers, Brodrick Bunkley, Kevin Vickerson and Elvis Dumervil are on the line. Von Miller, Joe Mays and D.J. Williams are at linebacker. Champ Bailey is back alongside Andre’ Goodman, Brian Dawkins and Rahim Moore in the secondary. San Diego’s first play is a run by Ryan Mathews for a gain of 6 yards.