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Denver’s backfield was dealt a tough blow on Monday afternoon.  Coach John Fox announced that starting running back Willis McGahee suffered a torn medial collateral ligament and compression fracture in his right knee against San Diego on Sunday. “Willis McGahee did have a ligament tear,” said Fox.  ”It’s non-surgical.  He’s not on IR at this point. Obviously, he’s [...]

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Published on 11/19/2012 at Mon Nov 19 17:07.   3 Comments
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Bad news for San Diego quarterback Philip Rivers—both Elvis Dumervil a D.J. Williams are active for Denver’s defense today. Dumervil, a two-time Pro Bowl defensive end who battled a shoulder injury during practice this week, has recorded 18 tackles and 7.0 sacks in eight career games against Rivers. Meanwhile, Williams, a 245-pound veteran linebacker who just returned [...]

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Published on 11/18/2012 at Sun Nov 18 13:37.   2 Comments
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Sounds like Broncos‘ defensive end Elvis Dumervil will be a game-time decision this weekend. “He was limited,”  Coach John Fox told the team’s official website. “I think we’ll play it day to day and I’m sure we probably won’t have a final decision until about an hour and a half before kickoff.” Meanwhile, cornerback Tracy [...]

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Published on 11/16/2012 at Fri Nov 16 17:21.   No Comments
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Denver’s defense may be without two defenders this weekend.  Defensive end Elvis Dumervil (ankle) and cornerback Tracy Porter (illness) have missed practice for two consecutive days and appear unlikely to play against the Chargers in Week 11. “Right now, [Elvis Dumervil has] a muscle strain.  He’s getting treatment, doing everything he should be doing.  He’s [...]

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Published on 11/16/2012 at Fri Nov 16 07:00.   No Comments
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During the Broncos 36-14 win over the Panthers on Sunday, two-time Pro Bowl defensive end Elvis Dumervil suffered a strained left shoulder and left the game.  On Monday morning, Dumervil will have an MRI, according to the Denver Post. Dumervil said he felt a strain but “nothing popped,” concluding, “it’s hard to pinpoint what happened at what [...]

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Published on 11/12/2012 at Mon Nov 12 12:35.   2 Comments
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The Denver Broncos on Friday released their injury report for Sunday’s Week 10 match-up against Carolina.  Offensive guard Chris Kuper (ankle) and cornerback Tracy Porter (illness) were the only players ruled out for the game. Full injury report provided courtesy of the team below – PLAYER Kuper Porter Decker Green McGahee Stokley Thomas Leonhard INJURY Ankle Illness Thigh Hamstring Knee [...]

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Published on 11/09/2012 at Fri Nov 09 17:15.   2 Comments
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The good news for Denver’s offensive line is that the injury sustained by guard Chris Kuper on Sunday is not as bad as it could have been.  The bad news is that he’ll likely miss a month of football due to a severely sprained left ankle. This is not the first time Kuper has had [...]

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Published on 11/07/2012 at Wed Nov 07 07:30.   3 Comments
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Cornerback Tracy Porter (illness) has been ruled out for a third consecutive week due to seizure-like symptoms that were diagnosed by the team’s medical staff in August.  Porter did not travel with the team to Cincinnati on Friday afternoon, as the team continues to evaluate his situation. “We’re still regulating the medication,” Broncos coach John Fox said.  ”Not that it [...]

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Published on 11/02/2012 at Fri Nov 02 18:20.   No Comments
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Denver Broncos starting cornerback Tracy Porter has been listed as out for the game Monday night against the San Diego Chargers. Mike Klis of the Denver Post reports that Porter did not make the trip tonight to San Diego. Porter is likely to be replaced at corner by Sophomore and last season’s All Undrafted Rookie [...]

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Published on 10/14/2012 at Sun Oct 14 18:11.   7 Comments
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All fifty-three members of the Denver Broncos’ active roster fully participated in Thursday’s practice, marking the first time that has occurred this season. Among the players that returned to practice was guard Chris Kuper, who broke his forearm during training camp. Linebacker Nate Irving (concussion) was another notable addition to practice, after being limited on Wednesday.  Both Irving and Kuper could [...]

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Published on 10/04/2012 at Thu Oct 04 14:33.   9 Comments
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