Russell Wilson is giving the Broncos a punting drawback
The Denver Broncos punted the soccer rather a lot in Week 10, as a result of inefficiency of the offense led by quarterback Russell Wilson.
The Denver Broncos entered their Week 9 bye on a excessive word after they defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars in London. That will surely be a sport that the Broncos might construct off of coming into their second half of the season. As a substitute, the alternative occurred. As in, it was the identical outdated points for the Broncos — inefficiency on offense.
Going through off in opposition to the Tennessee on Sunday, the Broncos offense, led by quarterback Russell Wilson, was unable to do a lot. That brought on the group to punt the ball — rather a lot. How a lot you ask? 9 occasions.
The Broncos misplaced 17-10 to fall to 3-6 on the season.
Let’s simply say that the jokes have been flying on Twitter, on the expense of Wilson and the Broncos.
Broncos punted the ball rather a lot vs. Titans
This Broncos Titans sport is so boring they’re are exhibiting how punters maintain the ball
— ThatsGoodSports (@BrandonPerna) November 13, 2022
The Broncos, after right now, have punted probably the most occasions within the NFL (53). I am seeing complaints about Corliss Waitman so I have to remind everybody:
In the event you’re complaining a few punter’s efficiency then meaning approach too many different rather more vital issues are going flawed
— The Sabermetric Skeptic (@SABRSkeptic) November 13, 2022
Granted, the Titans weren’t any higher, as they punted the soccer eight occasions. But, the Titans have been victorious, and rating extra touchdowns than the Broncos.
Denver truly held a 10-0 lead late within the third quarter, however surrendered 17 unanswered factors to Tennessee. Quarterback Ryan Tannehill made his return after lacking Tennessee’s earlier two video games as a result of an ankle damage. The veteran managed to throw two landing passes to broad receiver Nick Westbrook-Ikhine, considered one of which was a 63-yarder on a flea-flicker.
Wilson didn’t have the best of occasions underneath middle. Vast receiver Jerry Jeudy was carted off the soccer subject with an ankle damage. That, and Tennessee’s protection sacked Wilson six occasions for a lack of 38 yard, and hit him 18 occasions.
He threw a late interception with an opportunity to tie the sport late within the fourth quarter. At Tennessees personal 25-yard line, Wilson threw a go supposed for Courtland Sutton, nevertheless it was picked off by cornerback Terrance Mitchell.
Within the sport, Wilson accomplished 21-of-42 go makes an attempt for 286 yards and one landing.
Subsequent week, the Broncos will look to get again within the win column once they face the Las Vegas Raiders. Perhaps they gained’t should punt the ball as a lot.