The Jacksonville defense had no answer for Knowshon Moreno as he led the way to, a solid victory for the Broncos over the Jaguars, 35-19, at home.
Peyton Manning found the end zone for two scores against the Jaguars on 28 of 42 passing for 295 yards, one pick and two fumbles. On the Jaguars side, Chad Henne went 27 for 42 with 303 yards passing, no touchdowns and two picks.
Moreno was a key factor for the Broncos, running all over the Jaguars for 42 yards on 15 carries with three touchdowns while adding seven receptions for 62 yards. Wes Welker caught six balls for 63 yards with a touchdown.
The Denver defense was the major reason for the victory, giving up 71 yards rushing and 291 passing. They got to Henne for two sacks.
Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon gave a standout effort with 190 receiving yards. Running back Maurice Jones-Drew had a good game as well with 71 rushing yards and one touchdown.
The Broncos head to Indianapolis next week to face the Colts (4-1) while the Jaguars host the Chargers (2-3).
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