Broncos Special Teams ace David Bruton got a hand on Shane Lechler's punt and deflected it for a 2-yard net punt. The Broncos took over at the Oakland 18 yard line
.Four plays later, Willis McGahee scored on a 2-yard run. All four plays in the drive were runs by McGahee. The Broncos now lead by the score of 24-6 with two Touchdowns coming less than 3 minutes apart.
At 10:17 of the 3rd Quarter, Eric Decker got his first Touchdown of the season on a 17-yard pass from Peyton Manning.