The Broncos were 28-point favorites coming into the game, via Vegas Insider—the largest betting favorite in NFL history—but the Jaguars did not make it easy for the Broncos to come away with the victory.
The score was 14-12 in Denver's favor at halftime. The Broncos were able to outscore Jacksonville, 21-7, in the decisive second half to pull away with the victory.
As shocking as it is, this was Denver's second-toughest game to date. The Jaguars struggled to move the ball on offense, but they forced Peyton Manning into his worst game so far of the NFL season.
As difficult as it was, the Broncos stand at 6-0 through Week 6 of the NFL season. What are a few takeaways from Denver's 35-16 victory over Jacksonville?