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Report: Fox coming back to Denver this week

According to Mike Klis, John Fox's recovery from open heart surgery is going well enough that the Broncos head coach will return to Denver on Wednesday.

It's unclear when Fox will return to coaching the team, or where he is relative to expectations, but it's great to hear he's progressing.

Injury Report: Welker will play; Bailey unlikely

All signs this week had pointed to Wes Welker making the trip to New England to face his former team.

Indeed, he's listed as probable after participating in full during Friday's practice, but Jack Del Rio says there's no question whether Welker will play.

Welker, Peyton Manning, and seven other Broncos are probable; Julius Thomas and Champ Bailey were again limited and are questionable for Sunday night's game.

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Injury Report: Welker likely to play

The Broncos practiced Thursday in cold and snowy conditions, which they may face on Sunday night in Foxboro.

Peyton Manning was a full participant, while Wes Welker, Julius Thomas, and Joel Dreessen made limited returns; Champ Bailey was again limited.

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Davis, Mecklenburg, Atwater, Lynch again HOF semifinalists

For the second consecutive year, former Broncos stars Terrell Davis, Steve Atwater, Karl Mecklenburg, and John Lynch were named as HOF semifinalists.

None of the four moved on to the final round last year.

In all, 19 players and six coaches/execs made the initial cutdown, and 15 of those 25 will join senior nominees Ray Guy and Claude Humphrey as finalists on January 8.

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Injury Report: Manning, Welker, Orange Julius held out

Peyton Manning (ankle), Wes Welker (concussion), Julius Thomas, (knee), and Joel Dreessen (knee) were held out of practice on Wednesday.

Champ Bailey (foot) was limited, while six others were listed on the injury report as full participants.

Manning is expected to practice on Thursday and Friday in preparation for his 14th showdown with Tom Brady.

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Injury Report: Dennard likely out for Pats after knee procedure

Peyton Manning and the Broncos may face a decimated Patriots secondary on Sunday night in Foxboro. New England is expected to be without CB Alfonzo Dennard, who missed Monday's loss to Carolina due to an injury that reportedly required his knee to be scoped.

Corner Aqib Talib, who allowed Steve Smith to occupy his dome for much of Monday night, was sidelined late in the game after aggravating a hip injury that had caused him to miss the Pats' three prior games.

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Report: Moore had LCS symptoms long before Chiefs game

There's apparently much more to the Rahim Moore story that we haven't heard. Here's what Vic Lombardi had to say earlier today (11/19 hour 2) on 104.3:

Listen to what I'm saying here. Listen to these words--there is more to this story. There is more to this story, and depending on how quickly it gets out there, it could get ugly, cause Rahim Moore was feeling pressure and pain in that lower leg area all week. It didn't happen in game time. It didn't just occur.  He didn't show up Sunday night, dancing around, feeling healthy, and suddenly the leg gets banged. He was feeling that all week. Some people knew about it...

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Broncos place Moore on short-term IR, sign Huff

The Broncos have placed Rahim Moore on short-term IR following his surgery for lateral compartment syndrome, and filled his roster spot with former Raiders and Ravens safety Michael Huff.

Moore played 30 snaps during Denver's 27-17 win over Kansas City on Sunday night before leaving with what was characterized on NBC as a mysterious leg injury.

He was replaced by Mike Adams, never to return, and underwent surgery Monday morning.

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Report: Moore has ‘serious lower leg injury’

According to the Denver Post, free safety Rahim Moore will miss "several weeks" with what is being called a "serious lower leg injury."

Moore had two tackles and defensed one pass prior to his second quarter departure on Sunday night.

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Report: JDR interviewed for USC gig

According to Mike Klis, Jack Del Rio interviewed for the vacant USC head coaching job during Denver's bye week.

JDR's met with his alma mater on Friday, November 1, a day before the health scare that sidelined John Fox and made Del Rio the Broncos' interim coach.

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