Denver
Broncos
Stadium Empower Field at Mile High
3-6-0 Overall | 1-2 AFC WEST 4th
TEAM STATSRUSHINGPASSINGPTS/G
Offense111.9223.916.6
Defense107.6212.618.9
Schedule
Preseason
Week 1Thu  8/1
@
Falcons
W14-10
Week 2Thu  8/8
@
Seahawks
L14-22
Week 3Mon  8/19
vs
49ers
L15-24
Week 4Sat  8/24
@
Rams
L6-10
Week 5Thu  8/29
vs
Cardinals
W20-7
Regular season
Week 1Mon  9/9
@
Raiders
L16-24
Week 2Sun  9/15
vs
Bears
L14-16
Week 3Sun  9/22
@
Packers
L16-27
Week 4Sun  9/29
vs
Jaguars
L24-26
Week 5Sun  10/6
@
Chargers
W20-13
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

SEASON FORECASTS AND FUTURES PICKS

The Broncos are not contenders to win the Super Bowl at 80/1, 1.2%. They are not a good bet to win the Super Bowl. Their 0.3% chance is #23 in the league. In simulations, they win the AFC 0.8% of the time and are not a good value at 40/1, 2.4%. The Broncos are averaging 7.2 wins per sim which is essentially the same as their futures line of 7 wins. At +400 the Broncos are not a good value to make the playoffs with a 17.4% chance. Their odds of winning their division are 12/1, 7.7%. They win the division in 3.8% of simulations. Their average wins per simulation puts them at #11 in the AFC.

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REGULAR SEASON RECAP AND UPCOMING GAMES

Oddsmakers expected them to win 7.3 based on their money line game odds. Their 6-10 record last season was very disappointing. They were not good against the spread going 6-9-1 (-390 loss). More of their games came in under (13) than went over (3). Their next game vs the Raiders should be close. The Broncos are winning 51 percent of computer simulations. The table below shows their upcoming games, their simulation based win percentage and their recent head to head record (WL, ATS, OU).

TEAM OFFENSIVE AND DEFENSIVE STATS WITH LEAGUE RANKINGS

They are a below average scoring team based on points per game. They are the #20 ranked team based on yards per play and the #21 ranked team based on offensive TD per play. They are an above average scoring defense, despite a relatively low yards per play allowed rank.

TEAM OFFENSE (League Rank):

TEAM DEFENSE:

TEAM FANTASY LEADERS

The table below show the most valuable fantasy players on the team led by Noah Fant who is projected to be the #21 TE. The Better Option column shows the player directly above him and the Better Than column shows the player directly below him in the projected position rankings.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
10 Allen, Brandon QB6-220909/05/19923Arkansas
76 Anderson, Calvin T6-530003/25/19960Texas
97 Attaochu, Jeremiah LB6-325201/17/19936Georgia Tech
83 Beck, Andrew FB6-325505/15/19960Texas
72 Bolles, Garett T6-530005/27/19923Utah
23 Booker, Devontae RB5-1121905/27/19924Utah
19 Brown, Fred WR6-119512/01/19931Mississippi State
29 Callahan, Bryce CB5-918810/23/19915Rice
51 Davis, Todd ILB6-123005/17/19926Sacramento State
20 Dawson, Duke DB5-1019810/13/19952Florida
87 Fant, Noah TE6-424911/20/19970Iowa
28 Freeman, Royce RB6-023802/24/19962Oregon
84 Fumagalli, Troy TE6-624802/17/19952Wisconsin
99 Gotsis, Adam DE6-428709/23/19924Georgia Tech
17 Hamilton, DaeSean WR6-120603/10/19952Penn State
25 Harris, Chris CB5-1019906/18/19898Kansas
27 Harris, Davontae CB5-1120001/21/19952Illinois State
92 Harris, Jonathan DE6-529008/04/19960Lindenwood
96 Harris, Shelby DT6-229008/11/19915Illinois State
82 Heuerman, Jeff TE6-525511/24/19925Ohio State
52 Hollins, Justin LB6-524801/15/19960Oregon
22 Jackson, Kareem SS5-1018304/10/198810Alabama
70 James, Ja'Wuan T6-631206/03/19926Tennessee
32 Janovich, Andy FB6-123805/23/19934Nebraska
47 Jewell, Josey ILB6-223612/25/19942Iowa
45 Johnson, A.J. LB6-225512/24/19912Tennessee
93 Jones, Dre'Mont DE6-328101/05/19970Ohio State
43 Jones, Joe LB6-023102/21/19943Northwestern
42 Kreiter, Casey LS6-125008/13/19904Iowa
65 Leary, Ronald G6-332004/29/19898Memphis
30 Lindsay, Phillip RB5-819007/24/19942Colorado
36 Marshall, Trey DB6-020702/13/19961Florida State
60 McGovern, Connor C6-430604/27/19934Missouri
8 McManus, Brandon K6-320107/25/19916Temple
58 Miller, Von OLB6-325003/26/19899Texas A&M
34 Parks, Will SS6-119407/29/19944Arizona
98 Purcell, Mike NT6-332804/20/19914Wyoming
59 Reed, Malik LB6-223508/05/19960Nevada
66 Risner, Dalton G6-531207/13/19950Kansas State
69 Rodgers, Jake T6-632009/10/19911Eastern Washington
4 Rypien, Brett QB6-220207/09/19960Boise State
71 Schlottmann, Austin G6-630009/18/19951TCU
24 Sensabaugh, Coty CB5-1118711/15/19888Clemson
31 Simmons, Justin FS6-220211/19/19934Boston College
11 Spencer, Diontae WR5-817003/19/19921McNeese State
14 Sutton, Courtland WR6-421610/10/19952SMU
6 Wadman, Colby P6-121304/19/19952California-Davis
57 Walker, DeMarcus DE6-428009/30/19943Florida State
54 Watson, Josh LB6-224002/11/20300Colorado State
68 Wilkinson, Elijah T6-632902/10/19953Massachusetts
15 Winfree, Juwann WR6-321502/11/20300Colorado
95 Wolfe, Derek DE6-528502/24/19908Cincinnati
26 Yiadom, Isaac CB6-119002/20/19962Boston College