Kirby Lee-US PRESSWIRE - Presswire
The Oakland Raiders fell to 1-3 on the season after a 37-6 loss to the Denver Broncos on Sunday.
Peyton Manning returned to form against Oakland on Sunday, torching the Raiders for 338 yards and three touchdowns on 30-of-38 passing. With the loss, the Raiders fell to 1-3 on the season and 0-2 in the AFC West.
The Raiders failed to score a touchdown in the game and their six point scoring output was their lowest of the season. The win improved the Broncos to 2-2 on the season and rests them one game behind the division leading San Diego Chargers who beat Kansas City 37-20 on the road. The Chiefs at 1-3 currently sit in last place in the division.
The running back combination of Darren McFadden and Mike Goodson managed just 56 yards on 16 carries against the Broncos. The Raiders' rushing attacked currently ranks last in the league as they are averaging just 60.8 yards a game on the ground.
The Raiders have a bye in week five before traveling to take on the NFC leading Atlanta Falcons in week six. The Broncos will travel to New England to play the Patriots while the Chargers will play New Orleans on Sunday night. The Chiefs will host the Baltimore Ravens next Sunday.