Bailey saves game-tying touchdown pass | SummitDaily.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Bailey saves game-tying touchdown pass

ARNIE STAPLETON
AP Sports Writer
Denver Broncos quarterback Kyle Orton (8) sets up to throw during the first quarter NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys in Denver on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009. Dallas Cowboys linebacker DeMarcus Ware (94) is blocked at right. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
AP | AP

DENVER – Champ Bailey knocked away the game-tying touchdown pass from Sam Hurd with 1 second left and the Denver Broncos escaped with a 17-10 over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.

On fourth-and-goal from the 2, Tony Romo dropped back and found Hurd cutting over the middle, but Bailey reached around and swatted the pass away at the last second, giving the Broncos their first 4-0 start since 2003.

The Broncos took the lead on Brandon Marshall’s 51-yard touchdown catch with 1:46 remaining.

The Cowboys fell to 2-2.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

As a Summit Daily News reader, you make our work possible.

Now more than ever, your financial support is critical to help us keep our communities informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having on our residents and businesses. Every contribution, no matter the size, will make a difference.

Your donation will be used exclusively to support quality, local journalism.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User