Broncos vs 49ers: Mid-Week Injury Report

As the Denver Broncos gear up to host the San Francisco 49ers, both teams have players out and others nursing injury. (Photo courtesy Michael Zagaris/Getty Images)

This Sunday night, the (4-1) Denver Broncos will host the (4-2) San Francisco 49ers. Both teams are missing key players and each roster is replete with nagging injuries. For the 'Niners, it looks like inside linebacker, Patrick Willis, is unlikely to suit up in week 7.

In their secondary, they're banged up too. Rookie defensive back, Jimmie Ward (quad) and cornerback, Tramaine Brock (toe), are both battling the injury bug. That doesn't make it any easier on a defense faced with the challenge of playing against Peyton Manning and his aerial attack. As for the Broncos mid-week injury report, let's take a look.

DID NOT PARTICIPATE IN PRACTICE

Wednesday: RB Montee Ball (groin), RB Juwan Thompson (knee)

FULL PARTICIPATION IN PRACTICE

Wednesday: CB Omar Bolden (groin), S David Bruton (ankle), CB Chris Harris (knee), K Brandon McManus (right groin), LB Corey Nelson (hamstring)

Chad Jensen is the Publisher and Lead Analyst for MileHighHuddle. You can find him on Twitter @CJ_Broncos and on Google+.

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