Here's what went down between the Broncos defense and the 49ers offense on Saturday.
Joe Flacco, Ja’Wuan James and Kareem Jackson all made their debut in Orange & Blue. But it wasn’t the top-dollar acquisitions that flashed in the Seattle sky, nor was it their fault the team fell 14 to 22 to the Seahawks.
In front of 21,234 fans and rockin’ game jerseys, the Broncos took over Broncos Stadium at Mile High on Saturday afternoon for their ninth training camp practice.
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Defensive captain DeMarcus Ware inched closer to the all-time sack leader but then was knocked out of the game with a substantial injury
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Each Denver Broncos' quarterback failed to take control of there destiny Saturday night while the defense, despite forcing turnovers, couldn't stop the San Francisco 49ers' ground game.
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