Champ Bailey and the Broncos will take the main stage five times in 2012. (Jake Roth-US PRESSWIRE)

Denver Broncos Official 2012 Schedule Released


The Denver Broncos are a hot team right now. Nothing proves that more than the schedule that the NFL has set up for them. The Broncos have five prime time games with two being on Sunday night on NBC (home games against Pittsburgh and New Orleans), two Monday night games on ESPN (at Atlanta and at San Diego), and one Thursday night game on the NFL Network (at Oakland).

Here’s a look at the complete schedule. Times listed are Mountain.

Week 1: Sun., Sept. 9 – Pittsburgh – 6:20 pm – NBC

Week 2: Mon., Sept. 17 – at Atlanta – 6:30 pm – ESPN

Week 3: Sun., Sept. 23 – Houston – 2:15 pm – CBS

Week 4: Sun., Sept. 30 – Oakland – 2:05 pm – CBS

Week 5: Sun., Oct. 7 – at New England – 2:15 pm – CBS

Week 6: Mon., Oct. 15 – at San Diego – 6:30 – ESPN

Week 7: Bye

Week 8: Sun., Oct. 28 – New Orleans – 6:20 pm – NBC

Week 9: Sun., Nov. 4 – at Cincinnati – 11:00 am – CBS

Week 10: Sun., Nov. 11 – at Carolina – 11:00 am – CBS

Week 11: Sun., Nov. 18 – San Diego – 2:15 pm – CBS

Week 12: Sun., Nov. 25 – at Kansas City – 11:00 am – CBS

Week 13: Sun., Dec. 2 – Tampa Bay – 2:05 pm – Fox

Week 14: Thu., Dec. 6 – at Oakland – 6:20 pm – NFLN

Week 15: Sun., Dec. 16 – at Baltimore – 11:00 am – CBS

Week 16: Sun., Dec. 23 – Cleveland – 2:05 – CBS

Week 17: Sun., Dec. 30 – Kansas City – 2:15 pm – CBS

The Broncos have the second most difficult schedule in the league. Six of the Broncos opponents made the playoffs in 2011.

Which game are you most looking forward to?

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