Broncos see halftime lead over 49ers evaporate into a 24-15 defeat

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Broncos see halftime lead over 49ers evaporate into a 24-15 defeat
Broncos see halftime lead over 49ers evaporate into a 24-15 defeat

The Denver Broncos first-team offense and defense were strong against the San Francisco 49ers early, but a second half surge by the reserve units carried the day for the visiting team. Denver fell to 1-2 in the preseason after seeing their 9-3 halftime lead turn into a 24-15 loss to the 49ers on Monday night. Denver lost the opening coin toss and the 49ers elected to take the ball first. That turned out to be a mistake as Bradley Chubb converged on Jimmy Garoppolo who made a poor pass that was intercepted by Isaac Yiadom to immediately set the Broncos offense up with good field position. Emmanuel Sanders showed he was back to full strength with a reception and an end around to put Denver in a

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