Denver Broncos hurting on injury front

Oct 13, 2013; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos outside linebacker Wesley Woodyard (52) greets cornerback Champ Bailey (24) before the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports


While the absence of Peyton Manning drew all of the headlines during Wednesday’s Denver Broncs practice, there were several other key players or starters on the mend with various ailments.

Seven starters did not practice, and Wesley Woodyard, who’s trying to come back from a neck injury suffered in Week 5, was limited in practice. The team hopes to have all of these players back this week vs the Washington Redskins.

Here’s the full injury report from the team’s website:

Ayers, Robert DE Shoulder FP - - -
Bailey, Champ CB Foot DNP - - -
Decker, Eric WR Toe DNP - - -
Dreessen, Joel TE Knee DNP - - -
Franklin, Orlando T Ankle DNP - - -
Kuper, Chris G Ankle DNP - - -
Manning, Peyton QB Ankle DNP - - -
Phillips, Shaun DE Hamstring DNP - - -
Unrein, Mitch DT Groin LP - - -
Welker, Wes WR Ankle DNP - - -
Woodyard, Wesley LB Neck LP - - -
  • Practice Status
  • DNP = Did not participate in practice
  • LP = Limited Participation in Practice – Less than 100% of a player’s normal repetitions
  • FP = Full Participation – 100% of a player’s normal repetitions
  • Out = Player will not play

Topics: Denver Broncos, Peyton Manning, Wesley Woodyard

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