The Broncos have won the coin toss and elected to receive.
The Broncos’ captains are quarterback Peyton Manning, linebacker Wesley Woodyard, defensive end Elvis Dumervil, running back Willis McGahee and cornerback Champ Bailey. They are joined by tight end Joel Dreessen, today’s game captain.
The starters for this afternoon are listed below.
The Broncos’ offensive starters at the skill positions are Manning at quarterback, Demaryius Thomas and Eric Decker at wide receiver, McGahee at running back, Jacob Tamme and Dreessen at tight end. The starters along the offensive line are Ryan Clady at left tackle, Zane Beadles at left guard, J.D. Walton at center, Manny Ramirez at right guard and Orlando Franklin at right tackle.
On defense, the Broncos’ starters on the defensive line are Derek Wolfe and Dumervil as the defensive ends, with Justin Bannan and Kevin Vickerson at defensive tackle. The starting linebackers are Von Miller on the strong side, Joe Mays in the middle, and Keith Brooking on the weak side. In the secondary, the starting cornerbacks are Bailey and Tracy Porter, with Mike Adams and Rahim Moore starting at the safety positions.