Denver Broncos 31, Green Bay Packers (3-1) 21
PRE-SEASON - Saturday August 24th 1974 (at Green Bay)
(GREEN BAY) - Reserve Steve Ramsey completed 11 of 13 passes for 169 yards and two second-half touchdowns, sparking the Denver Broncos over the Green Bay Packers Saturday night. Bill Van Heusen caught five passes for 145 yards for the Broncos, who took a permanent lead at 10-7 on Jim Turner's 30-yard field goal a second before halftime. A 21-yard Ramsey-to-Van Heusen pass triggered an 85- yard third-quarter march, capped by a 19-yard touchdown pass from Ramsey to Jerry Simmons as Denver took a 17-7 lead. Veteran Jack Concannon completed six consecutive passes, including one of seven yards to Steve Odom for a touchdown, as the Packers closed to 17-14. But Denver made it 24-14 on a 24-yard Ramsey pass to Van Heusen.
DENVER    -  0 10 14  7 - 31
GREEN BAY -  7  0  7  7 - 21
                          DENVER     GREEN BAY
First downs                   23            22
Rush-yards                37-158         29-49
Comp-Att-Yd-TD-INT 17-26-253-3-1 19-24-184-2-0
Sacked                        -0           -24
Net passing yards            253           160
Total yards                  411           209
Fumbles-lost                 2-2           2-2
Turnovers                      3             2
Yards penalized            11-80          8-48
SCORING
1st - GB - McGeorge, 5-yard pass from Tagge (Marcol kick) GREEN BAY 7-0
2nd - DN - Jerry Simmons, 10-yd pass from Charley Johnson (Jim Turner kick) TIED 7-7
2nd - DEN - Turner, 30-yard field goal DENVER 10-7
3rd - DEN - Simmons, 19-yard pass from Steve Ramsey (Turner kick) DENVER 17-7
3rd - GB - Odom, 7-yard pass from Concannon (Marcol kick) DENVER 17-14
3rd - DEN - Bill Van Heusen, 24-yd pass from Ramsey (Turner kick) DENVER 24-14
4th - DEN - Fran Lynch, 2-yard run (Turner kick) DENVER 31-14
4th - GB - Brockington, 3-yard run (Marcol kick) DENVER 31-21
​RUSHING
GREEN BAY - John Brockington 11-16, MacArthur Lane 12-22, Jerry Tagge 1-4, Eric Torkelson 1-3, Pete Van Valkenberg 2-4, Perry Williams 1-4, Jack Concannon 1-4
DENVER - Bob Anderson 10-40, Heyworth 5-38, Otis Armstrong 7-32, Fran Lynch 5-22, Floyd Little 3-11, Joe Dawkins 3-8, Oliver Ross 4-5
PASSING
GREEN BAY - Jerry Tagge 14-7-68, Jack Concannon 13-11-108 1 TD, Jim Del Gaizo 6-1-8, MacArthur Lane 1-0-0
DENVER - Charley Johnson 13-6-84 1 TD, Steve Ramsey 13-11-169 2 TD 1 INT
RECEIVING
GREEN BAY - Steve Odom 4-33 1 TD, Kenny Payne 3-30, John Brockington 3-24, Barry Smith 2-28, Anderson 2-24, Pete Van Valkenberg 2-17, MacArthur Lane 2-15, Leland Glass 1-15
DENVER - Bill Van Heusen 5-145 1 TD, Jerry Simmong 3-38 2 TD, Joe Dawkins 2-22, Oliver Ross 2-10, Baker 1-14, Bob Anderson 1-9, Otis Armstrong 1-8, Billy Masters 1-4