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Previewing the Broncos match up with the Saints.
The Denver Broncos are set to host the New Orleans Saints for a primetime matchup on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. MDT.
The game will be nationally broadcast by NBC with Al Michaels (play-by-play) and Cris Collinsworth (color commentary) calling the game and Michele Tafoya will be reporting from the sidelines.
Dave Logan (play-by-play) and Ed McCaffrey (color commentary) will call the game with Andy Lindahl
reporting from the sidelines on KOA Radio (850 AM).
Denver leads the series 7-2 with a 4-1 record at Home. The Broncos have won the last 3. The last time these two teams met was on Sunday September 21, 2008. Denver won that Week 3 contest 34-32.
The Broncos are favored by 6 and the over/under is 55.5.
The Weather forecast calls for Clear Skies with a high of 50 degrees and a low of 36f.
Here is the Tale of the Tape.
|T-1st in AFC West||Division Standing||T-2nd in NFC South|
|-3 (T-22nd)||Turnover +/-||0 (T-14th)|
|384.7 (6th)||Net Yards Per Game||411.3 (3rd)|
|28.3 (7th)||Points Per Game||29.3 (3rd)|
|93.8||Net Rushing YPG||76.2|
|290.8||Net Passing YPG||335.2|
|45.3% (T-4th)||Third Down Pct.||48.2% (2nd)|
|68.4% (3rd)||Red Zone TD Pct||71.43% (2nd)|
|13 (T-24th)||Giveaways||8 (T-7th)|
|330.7 (11th)||Net Yards Per Game||465.5 (32nd)|
|4.8 (4th)||Yards Per Play||6.6 (32nd)|
|23.0 (T-17th)||Points Per Game||30.3 (29th)|
|115.2||Net Rushing YPG||160.3|
|215.5||Net Passing YPG||305.2|
|45.6% (29th)||Third Down Pct.||37.7% (14th)|
|61.9% (24th)||Red Zone TD Pct.||59.26% (20th)|
|10 (T-15th)||Takeaways||8 (T-22nd)|
|Denver||SPECIAL TEAMS||New Orleans|
|47.0||Punts-Avg Yds (Gross)||51.2|
|42.7||Punts-Avg Yds (Net)||44.9|
|7.3||Punt Return Avg||7.4|
|4.9||Punt Ret-Avg Allowed||9.9|
|20.3||Kick Ret-Avg Allowed||23.5|
|7/7 (100%)||FGs Made/Attempted||7/9 (77.8%)|