Originally posted on BroncoTalk  |  Last updated 1/10/12

Broncos veteran safety Brian Dawkins has not played in Denver’s last four games due to a neck injury he suffered against the Bears several weeks ago. Several reports noted that Dawkins’ injury may have ended his career.

According to CBS4′s Vic Lombardi however, Dawkins says that his injury is not career-threatening.

Just got done interviewing Dawkins for a piece I’m doing for our pregame show. He says the injury is not career-threatening.

— Vic Lombardi (@VicLombardi) January 10, 2012

 

Lombardi also noted that Dawkins is not expected to play on Sunday (he did not practice today), but he may be able to play in the AFC Championship game, if Denver makes it that far.


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