AFC West Blog
Denver Broncos tight end Vernon Davis was expected to be a bigger part of the offense this past week. However, he played just 35 snaps and saw four targets. Many thought he would be more involved and so did he apparently according to his comments. "I thought I was going to play a lot, too," Davis said. "I was confused. I thought I would play a lot more than that. Very confused … I want to help this team win. That's where my focus is at.''
San Diego Chargers wide receiver Malcom Floyd is dealing with a torn labrum. This is the last season of his career so he's fighting to make it back on the field. Head coach Mike McCoy is optimistic Floyd will be back. McCoy added, "If Floyd was asked, he'd say could've played last Sunday." However, he has not been cleared to return but is rehabbing.
San Diego Chargers wide receiver Dontrelle Inman will be a starter this week. He'll serve as the WR2 behind Stevie Johnson. With Malcom Floyd dealing with a torn labrum, it's likely Inman's job to lose.
San Diego Chargers tight end Ladarius Green is not expected to play today. He is still dealing with an ankle injury.
Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders is expected to play this week. He has been banged up for a while now. His most recent injury is to his finger.
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning underwent an MRI on his inured ribs. It came back "relatively clean" and he's only dealing with a strain.
Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders did not look comfortable in pregame warmups and is now not expected to play today.
Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders is inactive for today's game. After struggling in pregame warmups, he will sit this one out.
Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler will start Week 12. This decision was confirmed by head coach Gary Kubiak. It is not sure if this is due to performance or injury at this point.
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is dealing with a torn plantar fascia in his foot. He was forced to sit out last week and has already been ruled out for this week. We have now learned that he will be sidelined for Week 13 as well. As of now he's considered week to week after that.