Open Thread - MNF Week 1

Enjoy the games, and Go Broncos!

1:38am ET - Denver gets back to within three points following an Orton TD pass to Lance Ball. 23-20 Oakland

1:09am ET - Oakland turns a dreadful fumble by Kyle Orton into a TD from Jason Campbell. 23-13 Raiders

12:53am ET - Another RZ failure, but Matt Prater gets the Broncos within 3 points with another FG. 16-13 Oakland

12:24am ET - Eric Decker brings a punt back 90 yards for a TD to bring the Broncos back into the game. 16-10 Oakland

12:06am ET - Jason Elam can thank Kevin Vickerson and his personal foul facemask penalty for allowing Sebastian Janikowski the chance to tie Elam and Tom Dempsey for the longest FG in NFL history at 63 yards. Oakland leads 16-3 at halftime.

11:56pm ET - Oakland adds another FG and leads 13-3 with 1:27 remaining in the first half

11:43pm ET - Prater slices a 56-yard FG attempt well right; Oakland up 10-3 with the ball on their own 46

11:18pm ET - Following a Knowshon Moreno fumble, the Raiders tack on a FG to make it 10-7 Oakland

11:07pm ET - 7-3 Oakland following a play-action pass to Marcel Reese for a TD

10:57pm ET - Doom is already back in the game, and creating havoc via false starts

10:50pm ET - Elvis Dumervil has an injury to his left shoulder and is questionable to return

The kickoff for tonight's game has been pushed back to 25 past the hour.

Inactive for Denver are DT Marcus Thomas, WR Demaryius Thomas, NT Ty Warren, LB D.J. Williams, OL Tony Hills, OL Manny Ramirez, and DE Derrick Harvey. The absence of Marcus Thomas and Ty Warren is likely behind the decision to sit Harvey and dress DT Mitch Unrein. Meanwhile, inactive for Oakland are WR Louis Murphy, S Mike Mitchell, LB Bruce Davis, G Bruce Campbell, WR Derek Hagan, TE David Ausberry, and TE Kevin Boss. Hagan is something of a surprise, as he had been listed as probable and joins Murphy and Boss among key receiving targets missing tonight for the Raiders.

Notable inactives for the Pats are RT Sebastian Vollmer, LB Brandon Spikes, and QB Ryan Mallett. Meanwhile, DT Albert Haynesworth will be active for New England while RB Larry Johnson will be active for Miami in place of the injured Daniel Thomas.

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