Preseason: Broncos vs. Vikings - Live updates

the Denver Broncos hosting the Minnesota Vikings.  

The game won’t matter to most fans, but for many players 

on the field, it will be their last chance to make their case for the final 53-man roster. 

Game preview Heading into the game, head coach Nathaniel Hackett

decided to give the start to Brett Rypien over veteran Josh Johnson. 

The main point of emphasis was consistency and the quarterback 

who makes the most of it will be the most likely to win that backup job this season. 

“Consistency,” Hackett said Thursday. “Consistency is huge. 

You want to make sure they’re getting there, executing the plan,