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  • Sun., Sep. 21, 2014 2:25 PM MDT Denver Broncos at Seattle Seahawks The Denver Broncos face the Seattle Seahawks in the team's first road game of the 2014 season. The game will be televised on CBS.
  • Sun., Oct. 05, 2014 2:05 PM MDT Denver Broncos Pink Game The Denver Broncos annual Salute to Survivors halftime recognition, celebrating breast cancer survivors at the team's game against the Arizona Cardinals.
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  • Tue., Oct. 07, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM MDT Drive for Life XVII

    Bonfils Blood Center and the Denver Broncos work together on an annual Drive for Life event which is the largest single day blood drive in Colorado.

    Tuesday, October 7, 2014
    Sports Authority Field at Mile High
    Click here for more information about the 2014 DFL event.

    Learn more from Broncos Executive Vice President of Football Operations/General Manager John Elway and 9News' Cheryl Preheim about 2014 Drive for Life.

  • Sun., Oct. 12, 2014 11:00 AM MDT Denver Broncos at New York Jets The Denver Broncos travel to Met Life Stadium to take on the New York Jets on Oct. 12, 2014 at 11 a.m. MT. The game will be broadcast on CBS.
  • Tue., Oct. 14, 2014 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM MDT Hometown Huddle Broncos Hometown Huddle
  • Sun., Oct. 19, 2014 6:30 PM MDT Denver Broncos vs. San Francisco 49ers The Denver Broncos take on the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday Night Football on NBC.
  • Thu., Oct. 23, 2014 6:25 PM MDT Denver Broncos vs. San Diego Chargers The Denver Broncos take on AFC West opponent the San Diego Chargers on Thursady Night Football on NFL Network.
  • Sun., Nov. 02, 2014 2:25 PM MST Denver Broncos at New England Patriots The Denver Broncos travel to Gillette Stadium to take on the New England Patriots in a rematch of the 2013 AFC Championship. The game will be broadcast on CBS.

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Broncos to Host Colts in Primetime Opener

Posted Apr 23, 2014

Denver will open the season against Indianapolis at 6:30 p.m. MT on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – For the fourth straight season, the Broncos will open the season at home in primetime.

This year, it is the Indianapolis Colts coming to the Mile High City to open Denver’s 2014 campaign.

There are plenty of storylines that will converge in that opener, leading with Peyton Manning playing his second career game against his former team. Manning has earned victories against 31 of the 32 NFL teams, with the lone club evading him being the one he spent 14 years with to start his career.

Denver and Indianapolis matched up on Sunday Night Football in Week 7 of 2013 in Indianapolis, where the Colts earned a 39-33 win to give Denver its first loss of the season.

The Week 1 matchup against Indianapolis starts a difficult opening stretch of the schedule for the Broncos, with the first three games coming against three playoff teams from a season ago.

Indianapolis finished 11-5 to win the AFC South. The Colts then advanced to the Divisional Round with a dramatic come-from-behind 45-44 win against Kansas City in the Wild Card Round of the AFC playoffs.

This year’s matchup will be the 20th all-time between the two franchises. Denver is 11-9 in those games, including a 6-3 home record. The last time Indianapolis played in Denver was on Sept. 26, 2010 when the Colts beat the Broncos 27-13. Peyton Manning completed 27-of-43 passes for 325 yards with three touchdowns and a 109.2 quarterback rating in that Colts victory.

Click here to view the rest of the Broncos’ 2014 schedule.

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