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Beuerlein follows Griese's lead too closely

Whether it's Brian Griese or Steve Beuerlein, Denver quarterbacks are hurting themselves with ill-timed interceptions.

Updated: November 25, 2002, 2:38 AM ET
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

DENVER -- All along, there has been a thought that if Steve Beuerlein ever had a chance to start instead of Brian Griese, the Denver Broncos might have a better offense.

Griese tends to throw the big turnover at the wrong time, but he's out with a knee injury. The game Sunday night against the Colts was Beuerlein's first chance to lead the offense.

Though Beuerlein's numbers were decent, the results didn't please coach Mike Shanahan. Beuerlein completed 15 of 24 passes for 185 ...

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