Broncos crush 49ers in first ever game at Levi's Stadium
A 49ers fan barbecues in the parking lot prior to the 1:05 p.m. kickoff.
Taking a picture of a fan taking a picture
The view from the parking lot outside of Levi's Stadium.
Welcome to Levi's Stadium
49ers fans wait to enter the gates.
Can't hold 'em back
The gates open and these two Authentic Fans are ready to check out the stadium.
Several 49ers players enter the field from the south tunnel.
Harbaugh gives to Gore
Frank Gore received a pregame handoff from Jim Harbaugh, and then received two carries from Colin Kaepernick in the actual game. He gained 12 yards.
Increased playing time for Kaepernick
After playing one series against the Ravens, Colin Kaepernick was on the field for two series on Sunday. He completed 5 of 9 passes for 39 yards. His numbers would have looked much better if...
Game of inches
... Brandon Lloyd was able to haul in this pass. On 3rd-and-4 from the Broncos 37-yard line, Kaepernick threw deep into the right corner of the end zone, just pass Lloyd's fingertips. On the next play, Phil Dawson's 55-yard field goal attempt sailed wide right.
Broncos strike first
The Broncos took over at their own 45-yard line and drove down to the 49ers' 8-yard line before settling for a 26-yard field goal from Matt Prater.
Manning does Manning things
Peyton Manning finished the day 12-for-14 for 102 yards and a touchdown. He took advantage of...
... an injured Antoine Bethea. The 49ers' starting strong safety sustained a concussion on Denver's second drive of the game. Four plays later...
Broncos 10, 49ers 0
... Manning found tight end Julius Thomas wide open in the end zone, who beat the coverage of 49ers backup safety Craig Dahl.
Broncos add on
With two seconds remaining in the first half, Broncos running back CJ Anderson scored from one yard out to make it Denver 17, 49ers 0.
Gabbert struggles again
In the 49ers' exhibition opener in Baltimore, Blaine Gabbert completed just 3 of 11 passes for 20 yards and an interception. Things didn't get better vs. Denver, as he completed 8 of 14 passes for 40 yards and an interception.
Broncos pour it on
A Cody Latimer 33-yard touchdown reception and a 22-yard field goal from Matt Prater gave the Broncos a 27-0 lead. Final score: Denver 34, 49ers 0.
Back to the drawing board
Through two exhibition games, Jim Harbaugh and the 49ers have been outscored 57-3. San Francisco will host the Chargers next Sunday at 1:00 PST before traveling to Houston on Aug. 28 for the preseason finale.