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On This Day in Broncos History: November 13

Two Completions for A Win? Seriously?

Peter Aiken

November 13, 2011 - Denver defeated Kansas City 17-10. This marked just the fifth time that the Broncos have won a game in which they completed five or fewer passes. QB Tim Tebow completed just two out of eight passes for 69 yards and a touchdown. The passes were a 13-yard completion to WR Matthew Willis and a 56-yard touchdown pass and run to WR Eric Decker.

The other four wins were: (1)Nov 14, 1965: John McCormick went 5 of 28 for 20 yards, 1 touchdown and 3 interceptions in a 31-21 victory over the Houston Oilers. (2)Oct 6, 1974: Steve Ramsey and Charley Johnson were a combined 5 of 16 for 97 yards and 2 interceptions in a 17-14 victory over Kansas City. (3)Sep 3, 1978: Craig Morton went 5 of 13 for 34 yards, 1 touchdown and 1 interception in a 14-6 victory over Oakland. (4)Sep 4, 1983: John Elway and Steve DeBerg were a combined 5 of 16 for 49 yards, 1 touchdown and 1 interception in a 14-10 victory over Pittsburgh.

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