Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler performed like a relaxed reliever on Thursday.
He could not have picked a greater time.
With Paxton Lynch inactive and Trevor Siemian out after two collection, Osweiler trotted onto the sector, ran for one landing and threw for 2 extra to steer the Broncos previous Indianapolis 25-thirteen for his or her first street win of the season.
“I used to be just a bit child having enjoyable tonight,” Osweiler stated. “That is actually what it was. I have been on a bit little bit of a rollercoaster journey for about two years. Simply to go on the market, Thursday Night time Soccer, with my teammates, I used to be simply having enjoyable.”
The distinction was apparent.
Osweiler performed extra just like the man Denver (5-9) took within the second spherical of the 2012 draft and the man Broncos followers keep in mind filling in for the injured Peyton Manning in the course of the 2015 Tremendous Bowl season.
He wound up 12 of 17 with 194 yards and no turnovers and ran for an 18-yard TD, too. C.J. Anderson ran 30 occasions for a season-excessive 158 yards.