It may be a preseason finale contested largely by back-ups and soon-to-be-released players, but there are some storylines of intrigue Thursday night in the desert.
Out of a high touted draft class, running back Devontae Booker is ready to make a big impact in year one
The Orange & Blue's offensive-line and defensive play will be under the microscope Saturday night in the Mile High City along with (of course) Trevor Siemian's second start.
The competition for the final running back roster spot on the Denver Broncos has been a fierce battle throughout the preseason. Saturday's preseason game against the Los Angeles Rams may decide who stays and who goes.
What are the key ingredients to the Broncos' recipe for reeling off five straight AFC West titles. Having the division's best quarterback for most of that span didn't hurt, but the Orange & Blue's success on the road and against the league's other good teams have been the primary factors.
Recent draft history shows us the "can't-miss" quarterbacks selected early often do, leaving some overlooked later-pick gems to be discovered.
At least one part of the Orange & Blue's future was revealed when the 2016 NFL schedule was released, but we're no closer to figuring out who will be the Broncos' starting quarterback come Sept. 8.
From the season-opening Super Bowl rematch against the Panthers to the Week 17 home date with the Raiders, here's what you need to know about the Orange & Blue's 2016 itinerary.