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Broncos lose 28 to 10 against Bucs, Rypien replaces Driskel at QB

Jeff Driskel and the Broncos welcomed Tom Brady and the Buccaneers to Denver for a Sunday afternoon game in front of 5,700 fans.

DENVER — The Denver Broncos were back in the Mile High City on Sunday for a big test against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Quarterback Jeff Driskel and the Broncos (0-2) kicked off against Tom Brady and the Bucs at 2:25 p.m. in the Week 3 matchup.

Tom Brady led his Bucs past the Broncos, 28-10 on a cool, cloudy, late-September Sunday afternoon. 

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The Broncos welcomed a crowd of 5,700 to attend this week's game for the first time this season. Fans will be required to wear masks and practice social distancing and will be seated in small "pods."

The Broncos ended up losing 28 to 10 against the Bucs, as backup QB Brett Rypien made his NFL debut in relief of Jeff Driskel, who was replacing injured starter Drew Lock.

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Game info, how to watch, betting line:

Date: Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020

Kickoff: 2:25 p.m. MT

Location: Empower Field at Mile High


TV Replay: Tuesday, Sept. 29 at 6 p.m., KTVD Channel 20

Radio: KOA 850 AM, 94.1 FM

Betting line: Tampa Bay Buccaneers -5.5

Over-under point total: 42.5

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