Gazette sports columnist Paul Klee is covering the Broncos-Ravens season opener Thursday night at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.

Get game insights and highlights here in his live blog.

Kickoff was scheduled for 6:30 p.m., but was delayed by lightning and rain.

Baltimore ended the Broncos' season in January with a playoff victory at Denver, which went 13-3 in quarterback Peyton Manning's first year as a Bronco. The Ravens went on to win the Super Bowl over San Francisco.