Originally written on NFL Injury Report  |  Last updated 10/21/14

DENVER - OCTOBER 04: Linebacker Robert Ayers #56 of the Denver Broncos celebrates a defensive play against the Dallas Cowboys during NFL action at Invesco Field at Mile High on October 4, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. The Broncos defeated the Cowboys 17-10. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
The Denver Broncos enter today’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers fairly healthy, but they could still be without wide receiver Brandon Stokely, defensive lineman Robert Ayers and offensive lineman Chris Clark. Ayers is not questionable due to injury concerns. The defensive lineman has missed practice all week to deal with the death of his father. This funeral was yesterday, and it’s unknown if Ayers will be able to return to the team in enough time to suit up against the Bucs. Stokely has been limited at practice all week due to wrist and hip injuries. The veteran wide receiver sustained his injury last weekend against the Kansas City Chiefs. If he misses today’s game against Tampa Bay it would be the first contest of the season he’d be sidelined. On the year Stokely has 36 receptions for 449 yards and five touchdowns. Clark, a backup offensive lineman, is questionable to play as he recovers from an illness. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.thenflinjuryreport.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();
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