The O'Reilly Report

Dan O'Reilly grades the performance of the Denver Broncos in their 31-3 win over the Oakland Raiders. O'Reilly gives an analysis of each Broncos game during the season from a fan's perspective. Check out this week's installment of "The O'Reilly Report"

Denver Broncos 31, Oakland Raiders 3

This was a great game for the Denver Broncos for a couple of reasons - it's always great to beat the Raiders, especially in Oakland, an it's great to see this team putting together an old-fashioned whuppin' in all phases of the game (no matter who the opponent was). It's also nice that they've beaten every team in the AFC West now, giving the Broncos the edge in head-to-head tie breakers if it were to come to that The other nice thing - this team is serving notice to the rest of the league that all the really good teams aren't just on the coasts.

Offense: A-

This was, I think, the breakout performance for which this team has been looking. Jake Plummer had a great game, again making the critical throws when he had to. In fact, after the first series, he was something like 11 of 15 for the rest of the game. THAT is efficient. To address the INT - I would really like to know if Jeb Putzier ran the correct route, because that ball was way behind him and to his right. Not blaming either player, because it could easily have been all Plummer or all Putzier. Guess I'll have to watch the sports shows on TV and see what they say about it.

The running game just gets sweeter and sweeter. Droughns showed that last week was no fluke - 2 weeks running as the top ground-gainer in the league. He made some tremendous runs, bouncing off of piles and bulling through tackles. And I love the contrast that Tatum Bell and Quentin Griffin provide. Again, Kyle Johnson and Patrick Hape did a good job at fullback. I think this is developing into the most complete running attack we've had since the '98 season.

One other thing that again warrants mention - you don't run this well without the OL doing their job. They've been pretty good in pass protection most of the year, but the run blocking was suspect. I think that's falling into place as well. And realistically, with the changes on the offensive line, I think that coming together this well in five games isn't too bad at all.

However, I think we have needs at left guard that need to be addressed, as Ben Hamilton is consistently either getting beat or coming close to it. Granted, he's been up against some great defensive players, but still, Warren Sapp isn't what he once was.

I'll go back to one other thing - George Foster. When was the last time you heard his name mentioned in a game? Not much lately, and that's great for an offensive lineman. He's doing his job well and getting better as time goes on. Not bad for an oft-lamented "first round bust" last year, eh?

Finally, for the receiving corps. Ashley Lelie is finally doing what he was drafted to do - make the big play when it counts. He's starting to draw the main cover guys from the opposition, and he's still making plays. Putzier and Dwayne Carswell are turning into a wicked one-two punch (how would you like to take House straight up in a full-bore, one-on-one tackling situation?). He sure doesn't run like 290 pounds, does he? Neither of them will make us forget Shannon Sharpe just yet, but the two of them together are turning heads.

Defense: A

The D held the Raiders to something like 167 total yards, and with the receivers the Raiders have, that's saying something. However, you still have to keep in the back of your mind that, like last week's game against Carolina, the Broncos were playing a team that was using ball boys for running backs. Still, they forced the issue over and over, and because the offense scored often and early, they forced the Raiders into abandoning any pretense of a running game anyway.

Special mention here to two players who really stood out - D.J. Williams and Champ Bailey. Yet again, we got to see raw displays of speed and pure athletic ability from both of these players. And does anybody really think Williams is playing like a rookie who's only been in the league for six games?

The big concern here is Lenny Walls. With Willie Middlebrooks out for at least another two or three weeks, the injury to Walls could be big. I look for the team to try out some more CB-type players this week if Walls is seriously injured.

Special Teams: B+

Would have scored higher, except that they got a bit sloppy in the second half with penalties on kicks. What was gratifying today was seeing Jason Elam on the field kicking PAT's not FG's. Something also seemed to be affecting Knorr's kickoffs today, as he had several that were pretty short (maybe the high humidity and cool temps?).

Coaching: A

As usual, Shanahan & Co. were totally prepared for a Raider game (he's something like 15-5 now against them). The offensive and defensive plans were right on, although I was surprised they had so many passing plays scripted early in the first quarter.

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This was a great game for the Denver Broncos for a couple of reasons - it's always great to beat the Raiders, especially in Oakland, an it's great to see this team putting together an old-fashioned whuppin' in all phases of the game (no matter who the opponent was). It's also nice that they've beaten every team in the AFC West now, giving the Broncos the edge in head-to-head tie breakers if it were to come to that The other nice thing - this team is serving notice to the rest of the league that all the really good teams aren't just on the coasts.

This was, I think, the breakout performance for which this team has been looking. Jake Plummer had a great game, again making the critical throws when he had to. In fact, after the first series, he was something like 11 of 15 for the rest of the game. THAT is efficient. To address the INT - I would really like to know if Jeb Putzier ran the correct route, because that ball was way behind him and to his right. Not blaming either player, because it could easily have been all Plummer or all Putzier. Guess I'll have to watch the sports shows on TV and see what they say about it.

The running game just gets sweeter and sweeter. Droughns showed that last week was no fluke - 2 weeks running as the top ground-gainer in the league. He made some tremendous runs, bouncing off of piles and bulling through tackles. And I love the contrast that Tatum Bell and Quentin Griffin provide. Again, Kyle Johnson and Patrick Hape did a good job at fullback. I think this is developing into the most complete running attack we've had since the '98 season.

One other thing that again warrants mention - you don't run this well without the OL doing their job. They've been pretty good in pass protection most of the year, but the run blocking was suspect. I think that's falling into place as well. And realistically, with the changes on the offensive line, I think that coming together this well in five games isn't too bad at all.

However, I think we have needs at left guard that need to be addressed, as Ben Hamilton is consistently either getting beat or coming close to it. Granted, he's been up against some great defensive players, but still, Warren Sapp isn't what he once was.

I'll go back to one other thing - George Foster. When was the last time you heard his name mentioned in a game? Not much lately, and that's great for an offensive lineman. He's doing his job well and getting better as time goes on. Not bad for an oft-lamented \"first round bust\" last year, eh?

Finally, for the receiving corps. Ashley Lelie is finally doing what he was drafted to do - make the big play when it counts. He's starting to draw the main cover guys from the opposition, and he's still making plays. Putzier and Dwayne Carswell are turning into a wicked one-two punch (how would you like to take House straight up in a full-bore, one-on-one tackling situation?). He sure doesn't run like 290 pounds, does he? Neither of them will make us forget Shannon Sharpe just yet, but the two of them together are turning heads.

The D held the Raiders to something like 167 total yards, and with the receivers the Raiders have, that's saying something. However, you still have to keep in the back of your mind that, like last week's game against Carolina, the Broncos were playing a team that was using ball boys for running backs. Still, they forced the issue over and over, and because the offense scored often and early, they forced the Raiders into abandoning any pretense of a running game anyway.

Special mention here to two players who really stood out - D.J. Williams and Champ Bailey. Yet again, we got to see raw displays of speed and pure athletic ability from both of these players. And does anybody really think Williams is playing like a rookie who's only been in the league for six games?

The big concern here is Lenny Walls. With Willie Middlebrooks out for at least another two or three weeks, the injury to Walls could be big. I look for the team to try out some more CB-type players this week if Walls is seriously injured.

Would have scored higher, except that they got a bit sloppy in the second half with penalties on kicks. What was gratifying today was seeing Jason Elam on the field kicking PAT's not FG's. Something also seemed to be affecting Knorr's kickoffs today, as he had several that were pretty short (maybe the high humidity and cool temps?).

As usual, Shanahan & Co. were totally prepared for a Raider game (he's something like 15-5 now against them). The offensive and defensive plans were right on, although I was surprised they had so many passing plays scripted early in the first quarter.

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