Recent Injury Bite

The Broncos have placed WR Carlos Henderson (thumb) on IR. He had surgery in mid-August to repair a torn ligament in his thumb. He wasn't ready to contribute this year.

Related Injury Bites

Broncos WR Carlos Henderson will undergo thumb surgery on Sunday, reports the Denver Post's Nicki Jhabvala. We don't have a timetable for the rookie's return yet, but he'll be hard-pressed to be ready by Week 1. Henderson was battling for the #3 WR job behind Demaryius Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders.