September 26, 2022

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Social media criticizes Broncos for trying 64-yard field goal

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DENVER (KDVR) — The Denver Broncos lost to the Seattle Seahawks during the team’s season opener on Monday night.

With 55 seconds left in the game, the Broncos were faced with fourth-and-5 at the Seattle 46-yard line.

The Broncos had three timeouts left at that point. But instead of taking a timeout, the clock ticked down to 20 seconds. At that point, coach Nathaniel Hackett called a timeout.

Instead of trying to gain the 5 yards needed for the first down, Brandon McManus came onto the field to attempt a 64-yard field goal with 20 seconds left.

McManus missed the field goal and the Broncos lost 17-16.

“Forty-six-yard line left hash was my line to get to. They got it there. Need to make the kick,” Brandon McManus said.

The decision to kick the…

Dara Bitler

2022-09-13 08:58:47

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