The Denver Broncos and the Houston Texans released their final injury report ahead of Sunday’s game between the two teams. For the Broncos, they will be without their veteran starting right guard Ron Leary and All-Pro pass rusher Von Miller could be a game-time decision again this Sunday.
Ron Leary is dealing with a concussion and already has been ruled out for Sunday’s game. Look for guard Austin Schlottmann to get his first career start in place of Leary.
As for Von Miller, he appears to be a game-time decision again this weekend. He put in another limited practice on Friday and is listed as questionable. Head Coach Vic Fangio told reporters after practice that Von will likely need to workout prior to the game, but that he is doing “much better” than last week. With the season already lost and the Broncos playoff chances gone, I doubt they rush Von out there with an MCL injury for a meaningless game.
As Fangio has said all week, tackle Ja’Wuan James will play this Sunday despite the questionable label he has heading into the game. He will likely get the start according to Fangio, but will get spelled by Elijah Wilkinson who started in place of James all season.
Here is your entire final injury report for the Denver Broncos and the Houston Texans.
Denver Broncos injury report
|Malik Reed||OLB||Ankle / Shoulder||DNP||LIMITED||LIMITED||QUESTIONABLE|
|Jeremiah Attaochu||OLB||Lower leg||LIMITED||FULL||FULL|
|Courtland Sutton||WR||Hamstring||NOT LISTED||NOT LISTED||LIMITED|
Houston Texans injury report
|Bradley Roby||CB||Hamstring / Toe||LIMITED||LIMITED||LIMITED||QUESTIONABLE|
|Jordan Akins||TE||Knee||NOT LISTED||LIMITED||FULL|
BOLD - Indicates change in status; NIR- Indicates not injury related; *- Team conducted a walk through / report is an estimation
STATUS DEFINITIONS: Did not participate (DNP); Limited: means less than 100 percent of a player’s normal repetitions; Full: 100 percent of player’s normal repetitions; Out: will not play; Doubtful: Unlikely to play; Questionable: Uncertain to play
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