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Thumb Surgery for Von Miller: OUT wk 13

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http://www.denverpost.com/broncos/ci_19440669

The Broncos may have to play the Minnesota Vikings​ this Sunday without star linebacker Von Miller and No. 2 receiver Eddie Royal​.

 

Miller, a rookie with 10 1/2 sacks through 11 games, underwent surgery Tuesday to repair torn ligaments in his thumb. He suffered the injury late in the fourth quarter of the Broncos' 16-13 overtime win at San Diego. Miller refused to come out of the game. After getting taped, he made a crucial defensive stop in overtime, tackling running back Ryan Mathews for a 4-yard loss. That pushed the Chargers' game-winning field goal attempt back to 53 yards, from where Nick Novak​'s boot faded wide right.

 

Ordinarily, this type of thumb injury would keep Miller out at least week, but he has vowed to try

Blog: First-and-Orange

 

The Denver Post's NFL reporters post analysis, notes and more on this blog dedicated to the Denver Broncos​.

and play at Minnesota. ...

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I listed him in the rankings thinking he'd probably play. And even with a protective cast, the matchup was too tasty to ignore. If I were between him and an inconsistent scoring LB, I'd probably swing for the fences if it's determined that he's actually gonna give it a go.

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Would you start Bowman over Von Miller?

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Would you start Bowman over Von Miller?

Yes

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Who should I sub for Miller? J Mays, Hali @Chi or T Howard @ Pit.

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Who should I sub for Miller? J Mays, Hali @Chi or T Howard @ Pit.

I hope you went Hali...sorry but I ran out to run some errands :wacko:

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I hope you went Hali...sorry but I ran out to run some errands :wacko:

Yeah did a little research on my own and thanks to you guys I went with Hali

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Yeah did a little research on my own and thanks to you guys I went with Hali

:wacko: good luck

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