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1992 Denver Broncos

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8-8-0, Finished 3rd in AFC West Division  · 1992 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -3.4, Offense: -1.4, Defense: -1.9, SoS: 0.8, avg is 0.0.

Scored 262 points (16.4/g), 22nd of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 329 points (20.6/g), 19th.
 Differential of -67 points (-4.2/g), 19th.  Expected W-L: 5.9-10.1.

Coach: Dan Reeves (8-8-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: George Henshaw
 Defensive Coordinator: Wade Phillips
 Other Notable Asst.: Mike Nolan (Special Teams/Linebackers)

Stadium: Mile High Stadium
 Training Camp: University of Northern Colorado (Greeley, Colorado)

Team Info

Owner/Chairman/CEO Pat Bowlen
General Manager John Beake
Offensive Scheme Smashmouth
Defensive Alignment 3-4

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Player PF Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 262 4430 928 4.8 43 14 15 234 258 473 2930 16 29 5.6 135 403 1500 11 3.7 84
Team Defense 329 5083 1001 5.1 31 16 22 283 268 462 3120 21 15 6.1 156 489 1963 10 4.0 105
Lg Rank Offense 22 21 27 14 26 17 16 16 28 18 21 25 13 21
Lg Rank Defense 19 22 18 7 19 10 18 21 21 18 24 23 9 15

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 6 boxscore W 1-0 Los Angeles Raiders 17 13 12 200 153 47 3 20 313 161 152 5
2 Sun September 13 boxscore W 2-0 San Diego Chargers 21 13 12 226 162 64 1 27 355 187 168 2
3 Sun September 20 boxscore L 2-1 @ Philadelphia Eagles 0 30 4 82 30 52 1 20 388 258 130
4 Sun September 27 boxscore W 3-1 @ Cleveland Browns 12 0 15 300 112 188 1 10 216 75 141 3
5 Sun October 4 boxscore W 4-1 Kansas City Chiefs 20 19 20 347 279 68 1 20 369 279 90
6 Mon October 12 boxscore L 4-2 @ Washington Redskins 3 34 7 128 102 26 4 17 362 245 117 1
7 Sun October 18 boxscore W 5-2 Houston Oilers 27 21 14 322 152 170 21 407 298 109 1
8 Sun October 25 boxscore L 5-3 @ San Diego Chargers 21 24 18 351 260 91 3 20 441 340 101 3
9 Bye Week
10 Sun November 8 boxscore W 6-3 New York Jets 27 16 19 375 261 114 4 15 341 182 159 2
11 Sun November 15 boxscore W 7-3 New York Giants 27 13 18 379 230 149 2 10 159 39 120 1
12 Sun November 22 boxscore L 7-4 @ Los Angeles Raiders 0 24 15 267 182 85 3 20 317 150 167
13 Mon November 30 boxscore L OT 7-5 @ Seattle Seahawks 13 16 10 196 112 84 2 15 308 234 74 4
14 Sun December 6 boxscore L 7-6 Dallas Cowboys 27 31 15 354 261 93 5 22 304 222 82
15 Sat December 12 boxscore L 7-7 @ Buffalo Bills 17 27 24 320 222 98 5 17 361 210 151 4
16 Sun December 20 boxscore W 8-7 Seattle Seahawks 10 6 15 293 204 89 5 16 222 80 142 2
17 Sun December 27 boxscore L 8-8 @ Kansas City Chiefs 20 42 16 290 208 82 3 13 220 160 60 3

Passing

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate QBR Sk SkYds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
7 John Elway 32 QB 12 12 8-4-0 174 316 55.1% 2242 10 3.2 17 5.4 80 7.1 5.3 12.9 186.8 65.7 36 272 5.60 3.99 10.2 3 3
8 Tommy Maddox 21 qb 13 4 0-4-0 66 121 54.5% 757 5 4.1 9 7.4 38 6.3 3.7 11.5 58.2 56.4 10 60 5.32 2.99 7.6
12 Shawn Moore 24 3 0 17 34 50.0% 232 0 0.0 3 8.8 40 6.8 2.9 13.6 77.3 35.4 6 50 4.55 1.18 15.0
20 Greg Lewis 23 rb 16 2 0 1 0.0% 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.0
86 Arthur Marshall 23 PR 16 1 1 1 100.0% 81 1 100.0 0 0.0 81 81.0 101.0 81.0 5.1 158.3 0 0 81.00 101.00 0.0
Team Total 26.3 16 8-8-0 258 473 54.5% 3312 16 3.4 29 6.1 81 7.0 4.9 12.8 207.0 62.4 52 382 5.58 3.70 9.9 3 3
Opp Total 16 268 462 58.0% 3437 21 4.5 15 3.2 7.4 6.89 12.8 214.8 83.0 50 317 6.1 5.6 9.8

Rushing & Receiving

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Rushing Receiving
No. Player Age Pos G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
28 Gaston Green 26 RB 14 13 161 648 2 67 4.0 46.3 11.5 10 79 7.9 0 33 0.7 5.6 727 2 0
38 Reggie Rivers 24 rb 16 3 74 282 3 48 3.8 17.6 4.6 45 449 10.0 1 37 2.8 28.1 731 4 2
20 Greg Lewis 23 rb 16 2 73 268 4 22 3.7 16.8 4.6 4 30 7.5 0 16 0.3 1.9 298 4 2
7 John Elway 32 QB 12 12 34 94 2 9 2.8 7.8 2.8 94 2 12
32 Sammie Smith 25 rb 3 1 23 94 0 15 4.1 31.3 7.7 94 0 0
86 Arthur Marshall 23 PR 16 1 11 56 0 16 5.1 3.5 0.7 26 493 19.0 1 80 1.6 30.8 549 1 3
8 Tommy Maddox 21 qb 13 4 9 20 0 11 2.2 1.5 0.7 20 0 4
12 Shawn Moore 24 3 0 8 39 0 11 4.9 13.0 2.7 39 0 3
80 Mark Jackson 29 WR 16 13 3 -1 0 1 -0.3 -0.1 0.2 48 745 15.5 8 51 3.0 46.6 744 8 0
33 Bob Perryman 28 rb 4 1 3 -1 0 1 -0.3 -0.3 0.8 2 15 7.5 0 9 0.5 3.8 14 0 0
84 Shannon Sharpe* 24 TE 16 11 2 -6 0 -3 -3.0 -0.4 0.1 53 640 12.1 2 55 3.3 40.0 634 2 1
89 Reggie Johnson 24 te 15 7 2 7 0 8 3.5 0.5 0.1 10 139 13.9 1 48 0.7 9.3 146 1 0
82 Vance Johnson 29 WR 11 7 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 24 294 12.3 2 40 2.2 26.7 294 2 1
85 Derek Russell 23 wr 12 6 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 12 140 11.7 0 22 1.0 11.7 140 0 0
87 Cedric Tillman 22 wr 9 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 12 211 17.6 1 81 1.3 23.4 211 1 0
88 Clarence Kay 31 TE 16 13 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 7 56 8.0 0 15 0.4 3.5 56 0 0
31 Victor Jones 25 rb 16 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3 17 5.7 0 16 0.2 1.1 17 0 0
67 Doug Widell 26 RG 16 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 -7 -7.0 0 -7 0.1 -0.4 -7 0 0
83 Mike Young 30 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 11 11.0 0 11 0.3 3.7 11 0 0
Team Total 26.3 16 403 1500 11 67 3.7 93.8 25.2 258 3312 12.8 16 81 16.1 207.0 4812 27 29
Opp Total 16 489 1963 10 4.0 122.7 30.6 268 3120 11.6 21 16.8 195.0 5083 31 33

Kick & Punt Returns

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
No. Player Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
86 Arthur Marshall 23 PR 16 1 33 349 0 47 10.6 8 132 0 21 16.5 1030
22 Alton Montgomery 24 KR 12 1 21 466 0 64 22.2 466
85 Derek Russell 23 wr 12 6 7 154 0 33 22.0 294
28 Gaston Green 26 RB 14 13 5 76 0 20 15.2 803
36 Frank Robinson 23 12 0 4 89 0 26 22.3 89
89 Reggie Johnson 24 te 15 7 2 47 0 34 23.5 193
32 Sammie Smith 25 rb 3 1 2 31 0 21 15.5 125
29 Charles Dimry 26 rcb 16 6 1 4 0 4 4.0 4
42 Muhammad Oliver 23 3 0 1 20 0 20 20.0 20
54 Keith Traylor 23 dt 16 3 1 13 0 13 13.0 13
Team Total 26.3 16 34 353 0 47 10.4 51 1028 0 64 20.2 6193
Opp Total 16 38 383 0 10.1 13 254 0 19.5

Kicking & Punting

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Scoring Punting
No. Player Age Pos G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
9 David Treadwell 27 K 16 0 1 1 10 9 8 6 5 4 24 20 83.3%% 28 28 100.0%%
2 Mike Horan 33 P 7 0 37 1681 62 1 45.4
4 Ruben Rodriguez 27 p 5 0 25 1066 55 0 42.6
1 Daren Parker 24 p 3 0 12 491 61 0 40.9
5 Brad Daluiso 25 k 16 0 1 1 0.0%% 10 467 67 0 46.7
Team Total 26.3 16 1 1 10 9 8 6 5 4 1 25 20 80.0%% 28 28 100.0%% 84 3705 67 1 44.1
Opp Total 16 38 28 73.7%% 35 35 100.0%% 78 3377 43.3

Defense & Fumbles

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
No. Player Age Pos G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
56 Michael Brooks* 28 RILB 15 14 1 17 0 17 0 3 0 2 55 1 170 0
27 Steve Atwater*+ 26 FS 15 15 1.0 2 22 0 22 0 0 0 2 1 0 151 0
49 Dennis Smith 33 SS 16 16 4 10 0 8 0 0 0 2 0 0 120 0
77 Karl Mecklenburg 32 LILB 16 16 7.5 2 0 0 0 0 116 0
71 Greg Kragen 30 NT 16 16 5.5 2 0 0 0 0 107 0
73 Simon Fletcher 30 ROLB 16 16 16.0 5 0 0 0 0 99 0
34 Tyrone Braxton 28 LCB 16 14 2 54 0 40 0 99 0
51 Mike Croel 23 LOLB 16 16 5.0 0 0 1 0 0 97 0
29 Charles Dimry 26 rcb 16 6 1 2 0 2 0 59 0
99 Shane Dronett 21 dt 16 2 6.5 1 0 2 -5 0 53 0
24 Wymon Henderson 31 RCB 15 11 4 79 1 46 0 54 0
54 Keith Traylor 23 dt 16 3 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 39 0
22 Alton Montgomery 24 KR 12 1 0 1 2 66 0 31 0
7 John Elway 32 QB 12 12 0 12 1 0 0
8 Tommy Maddox 21 qb 13 4 0 4 2 0 0
86 Arthur Marshall 23 PR 16 1 0 3 1 0 0
52 Jeff Mills 24 14 0 2.0 0 0 2 0 0
96 Kenny Walker 25 RDE 15 15 1.5 0 0 2 0 0
21 Le-Lo Lang 25 db 16 1 1.0 1 26 0 26 0 0 0 1 0 0
12 Shawn Moore 24 3 0 0 3 0 0 0
38 Reggie Rivers 24 rb 16 3 0 2 1 0 0
31 Victor Jones 25 rb 16 1 0 0 2 0 0
20 Greg Lewis 23 rb 16 2 0 2 0 0 0
67 Doug Widell 26 RG 16 16 0 0 2 0 0
70 Brian Sochia 31 LDE 16 13 1.5
62 Jeff Davidson 25 LG 16 16 0 0 1 0 0
89 Reggie Johnson 24 te 15 7 0 0 1 0 0
82 Vance Johnson 29 WR 11 7 0 1 0 0 0
72 Keith Kartz 29 C 15 15 0 0 1 0 0
36 Frank Robinson 23 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
84 Shannon Sharpe* 24 TE 16 11 0 1 0 0 0
90 Ron Holmes 29 8 0 0.5
Team Total 26.3 16 49.0 15 210 1 46 0 14 29 29 117 1 1195 0
Opp Total 16 52 33 17

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
9 David Treadwell 27 K 16 0 28 20 88
80 Mark Jackson 29 WR 16 13 8 8 48
20 Greg Lewis 23 rb 16 2 4 4 24
38 Reggie Rivers 24 rb 16 3 3 1 4 24
7 John Elway 32 QB 12 12 2 2 12
28 Gaston Green 26 RB 14 13 2 2 12
82 Vance Johnson 29 WR 11 7 2 2 12
84 Shannon Sharpe* 24 TE 16 11 2 2 12
56 Michael Brooks* 28 RILB 15 14 1 1 6
24 Wymon Henderson 31 RCB 15 11 1 1 6
89 Reggie Johnson 24 te 15 7 1 1 6
86 Arthur Marshall 23 PR 16 1 1 1 6
87 Cedric Tillman 22 wr 9 1 1 1 6
Team Total 26.3 16 11 16 1 1 29 28 20 262
Opp Total 16 10 21 1 3 35 28 329

Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1992-09-06 RAI W, 17-13 1 54 fumble Michael Brooks 54 yard fumble return (David Treadwell kick)
2 1992-09-06 RAI W, 17-13 4 1 rush Reggie Rivers 1 yard rush (David Treadwell kick)
3 1992-09-13 SDG W, 21-13 1 32 pass Mark Jackson 32 yard pass from John Elway (David Treadwell kick)
4 1992-09-13 SDG W, 21-13 3 8 rush John Elway 8 yard rush (David Treadwell kick)
5 1992-09-13 SDG W, 21-13 3 34 pass Shannon Sharpe 34 yard pass from John Elway (David Treadwell kick)
6 1992-10-04 KAN W, 20-19 4 25 pass Mark Jackson 25 yard pass from John Elway (David Treadwell kick)
7 1992-10-04 KAN W, 20-19 4 12 pass Vance Johnson 12 yard pass from John Elway (David Treadwell kick)
8 1992-10-18 HOU W, 27-21 2 67 rush Gaston Green 67 yard rush (David Treadwell kick)
9 1992-10-18 HOU W, 27-21 3 42 pass Mark Jackson 42 yard pass from John Elway (David Treadwell kick)
10 1992-10-18 HOU W, 27-21 4 20 rush Reggie Rivers 20 yard rush (David Treadwell kick)
11 1992-10-25 @ SDG L, 21-24 2 32 pass Mark Jackson 32 yard pass from John Elway (David Treadwell kick)
12 1992-10-25 @ SDG L, 21-24 4 5 rush John Elway 5 yard rush (David Treadwell kick)
13 1992-10-25 @ SDG L, 21-24 4 28 pass Mark Jackson 28 yard pass from John Elway (David Treadwell kick)
14 1992-11-08 NYJ W, 27-16 2 80 pass Arthur Marshall 80 yard pass from John Elway (David Treadwell kick)
15 1992-11-08 NYJ W, 27-16 2 46 interception Wymon Henderson 46 yard interception return (David Treadwell kick)
16 1992-11-08 NYJ W, 27-16 4 1 rush Greg Lewis 1 yard rush (David Treadwell kick)
17 1992-11-15 NYG W, 27-13 1 2 rush Reggie Rivers 2 yard rush (David Treadwell kick)
18 1992-11-15 NYG W, 27-13 1 51 pass Mark Jackson 51 yard pass from John Elway (David Treadwell kick)
19 1992-11-15 NYG W, 27-13 4 2 rush Greg Lewis 2 yard rush (David Treadwell kick)
20 1992-11-30 @ SEA L, 13-16 1 6 pass Mark Jackson 6 yard pass from Tommy Maddox (David Treadwell kick)
21 1992-12-06 DAL L, 27-31 1 18 pass Vance Johnson 18 yard pass from Tommy Maddox (David Treadwell kick)
22 1992-12-06 DAL L, 27-31 2 12 pass Mark Jackson 12 yard pass from Tommy Maddox
23 1992-12-06 DAL L, 27-31 3 23 pass Reggie Rivers 23 yard pass from Tommy Maddox (David Treadwell kick)
24 1992-12-06 DAL L, 27-31 4 81 pass Cedric Tillman 81 yard pass from Arthur Marshall (David Treadwell kick)
25 1992-12-12 @ BUF L, 17-27 3 1 pass Shannon Sharpe 1 yard pass from Tommy Maddox (David Treadwell kick)
26 1992-12-12 @ BUF L, 17-27 4 1 rush Greg Lewis 1 yard rush (David Treadwell kick)
27 1992-12-20 SEA W, 10-6 3 1 rush Gaston Green 1 yard rush (David Treadwell kick)
28 1992-12-27 @ KAN L, 20-42 1 12 pass Reggie Johnson 12 yard pass from John Elway (David Treadwell kick)
29 1992-12-27 @ KAN L, 20-42 4 1 rush Greg Lewis 1 yard rush (David Treadwell kick)

Opponent Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1992-09-06 RAI L, 13-17 2 1 rush Nick Bell 1 yard rush (Jeff Jaeger kick)
2 1992-09-13 SDG L, 13-21 2 2 pass Nate Lewis 2 yard pass from Stan Humphries (John Carney kick)
3 1992-09-20 @ PHI W, 30-0 2 24 pass Calvin Williams 24 yard pass from Randall Cunningham (Roger Ruzek kick)
4 1992-09-20 @ PHI W, 30-0 2 34 pass Fred Barnett 34 yard pass from Randall Cunningham (Roger Ruzek kick)
5 1992-09-20 @ PHI W, 30-0 3 49 pass Calvin Williams 49 yard pass from Randall Cunningham (Roger Ruzek kick)
6 1992-10-04 KAN L, 19-20 2 50 pass Willie Davis 50 yard pass from Dave Krieg (Nick Lowery kick)
7 1992-10-12 @ WAS W, 34-3 1 1 rush Mark Rypien 1 yard rush (Chip Lohmiller kick)
8 1992-10-12 @ WAS W, 34-3 1 20 interception Wilber Marshall 20 yard interception return (Chip Lohmiller kick)
9 1992-10-12 @ WAS W, 34-3 2 44 pass Gary Clark 44 yard pass from Mark Rypien (Chip Lohmiller kick)
10 1992-10-12 @ WAS W, 34-3 3 1 rush Mark Rypien 1 yard rush (Chip Lohmiller kick)
11 1992-10-18 HOU L, 21-27 1 8 pass Ernest Givins 8 yard pass from Warren Moon (Al Del Greco kick)
12 1992-10-18 HOU L, 21-27 3 3 rush Lorenzo White 3 yard rush (Al Del Greco kick)
13 1992-10-18 HOU L, 21-27 4 7 pass Haywood Jeffires 7 yard pass from Warren Moon (Al Del Greco kick)
14 1992-10-25 @ SDG W, 24-21 1 38 pass Anthony Miller 38 yard pass from Stan Humphries (John Carney kick)
15 1992-10-25 @ SDG W, 24-21 3 2 rush Stan Humphries 2 yard rush (John Carney kick)
16 1992-10-25 @ SDG W, 24-21 3 27 pass Derrick Walker 27 yard pass from Stan Humphries (John Carney kick)
17 1992-11-08 NYJ L, 16-27 3 25 pass Rob Moore 25 yard pass from Browning Nagle (Cary Blanchard kick)
18 1992-11-15 NYG L, 13-27 4 5 rush Jeff Hostetler 5 yard rush (Matt Bahr kick)
19 1992-11-22 @ RAI W, 24-0 2 1 pass Andrew Glover 1 yard pass from Jay Schroeder (Jeff Jaeger kick)
20 1992-11-22 @ RAI W, 24-0 2 11 pass Tim Brown 11 yard pass from Jay Schroeder (Jeff Jaeger kick)
21 1992-11-22 @ RAI W, 24-0 4 10 pass Marcus Allen 10 yard pass from Jay Schroeder (Jeff Jaeger kick)
22 1992-11-30 @ SEA W, 16-13 4 3 pass Brian Blades 3 yard pass from Stan Gelbaugh (John Kasay kick)
23 1992-12-06 DAL W, 31-27 1 6 pass Michael Irvin 6 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Lin Elliott kick)
24 1992-12-06 DAL W, 31-27 1 4 pass Michael Irvin 4 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Lin Elliott kick)
25 1992-12-06 DAL W, 31-27 3 1 pass Jay Novacek 1 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Lin Elliott kick)
26 1992-12-06 DAL W, 31-27 4 3 rush Emmitt Smith 3 yard rush (Lin Elliott kick)
27 1992-12-12 @ BUF W, 27-17 2 64 pass Don Beebe 64 yard pass from Jim Kelly (Steve Christie kick)
28 1992-12-12 @ BUF W, 27-17 2 2 rush Jim Kelly 2 yard rush (Steve Christie kick)
29 1992-12-12 @ BUF W, 27-17 2 11 rush Thurman Thomas 11 yard rush (Steve Christie kick)
30 1992-12-27 @ KAN W, 42-20 2 12 pass Jonathan Hayes 12 yard pass from Dave Krieg (Nick Lowery kick)
31 1992-12-27 @ KAN W, 42-20 2 32 interception Charles Mincy 32 yard interception return (Nick Lowery kick)
32 1992-12-27 @ KAN W, 42-20 3 36 interception Dale Carter 36 yard interception return (Nick Lowery kick)
33 1992-12-27 @ KAN W, 42-20 4 0 fumble Derrick Thomas 0 yard fumble return (Nick Lowery kick)
34 1992-12-27 @ KAN W, 42-20 4 5 pass Jonathan Hayes 5 yard pass from Dave Krieg (Nick Lowery kick)
35 1992-12-27 @ KAN W, 42-20 4 8 rush Christian Okoye 8 yard rush (Nick Lowery kick)