The Broncos have won the coin toss by calling heads and chosen to defer their choice to the second half, so Denver will start the game on defense.
The Broncos captains for today’s game are quarterback Peyton Manning, defensive end Elvis Dumervil, cornerback Champ Bailey, linebacker Wesley Woodyard and tackle Ryan Clady.
The Broncos starting defensive linemen are Dumervil and Derek Wolfe at defensive end, with Kevin Vickerson and Justin Bannan at defensive tackle. The linebackers are Von Miller on the strong side, Keith Brooking in the middle and Wesley Woodyard on the weak side. In the secondary, the starting cornerbacks are Bailey and Chris Harris, with Mike Adams and Rahim Moore at the safeties.
On offense, the Broncos starters at the skill positions are Manning, running back Willis McGahee, wide receivers Eric Decker and Demaryius Thomas and tight ends Joel Dreessen and Virgil Green. The starters along the offensive line are tackles Clady and Orlando Franklin, guards Manny Ramirez and Zane Beadles, with J.D. Walton at center.