Broncos Muzzle Lobos In Albuquerque – One Bronco Nation Under God

Final: Boise State 31, New Mexico 14

The Broncos headed to New Mexico after a extremely unsatisfying opener, Making an try to proper some wrongs and exorcise some demons. They (largely) succeeded.

First Quarter

…not overly thrilling. Hank Bachmeier acquired The start, as anticipated. Boise State started quick with a sack and a TFL on their first defensive collection however then Rocky Prolonged’s protection lived As a lot As a Outcome of the popularity of a Rocky Prolonged protection and so neither offense did a lot Inside The primary quarter.

Second Quarter

The Broncos started To Search out some rhythm on offense Inside the second quarter. Bachmeier related with Cole Wproper on a 47 yard move After which Latrell Caples capped the drive by taking a slant 18 yards into The prime zone to get the Broncos on the board.

7-0, Broncos

After buying and promoting A pair extra possessions, Jonah Dalmas added a 48 yarder So as to add 3 extra.

10-0, Broncos


Third Quarter

The Boise State offense moved the ball a bit greater Inside the Third quarter, however weren’t pretty In a place to punctuate these drives with factors. The protection, however, was fantastic. At one level in Q3, the Broncos had 6 sacks already. And then, after one other fantastic defensive collection, this nice particular teams incident occurred:

Going again to last season, that makes three particular teams touchdowns vs the Lobos in simply 2 matchups.

17-0, Broncos

Fourth Quarter

The Broncos offense actually started To say themselves Inside the 4th quarter. Almost all of the heavy lifting on their first scoring drive technically Occurred Inside the Third quarter, however 2 seconds into the 4th physique, George Holani took A quick move into The prime zone from 3 yards out.

24-0, Broncos

The Lobos found a slight spark themselves To answer pretty immediately. Kendrick related with Porter for a 69 yard touchdown (not so good) on a checks notes…one play drive.

24-7, Broncos

Boise State replyed again a quantity of possessions Afterward a 31 yard drive, Arrange by A nice Stef Cobbs punt return. The scoring play acquired here on Barely shovel move to broad receiver, LaTrell Caples, that gave him his second for the day.

31-7, Broncos

Sadly, the Lobos refused to go quietly into that goodnight and immediately returned a kickoff 100 yards for a rating.

31-14, Broncos

General, the offense carried out Tons greater than last week. The run recreation even appeared To discover a Little bit of a spark Inside the latter half of The sport. It was truly Jeanty that largely acquired the yards on The underside. He had 72 yards (6.0 ypc) to Holani’s 67 (3.4 ypc).

The protection performed lights out. 6 sacks was The final tally, however they shut down the Lobos offense The complete Reprimaryder of The sport, outdoors of that one 69 yard shock play.

Hank appeared to considerably get again on the horse (so To converse). Didn’t crack 200 yards moveing and had an interception, But in addition had 3 TDs and largely operated the offense properly.

It wasn’t good, However it was a decisive win and after last week, that simply feels good!

We’ll see you all subsequent week for The house opener, however till then…

…Go Broncos!