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What channel is the Broncos and Giants game?

The Denver Broncos (0-0) will go on the road to face the New York Giants (0-0) in Week 1 of the 2021 NFL season on Sunday, Sept. 12 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Kickoff is scheduled for 2:25 p.m. MT and the game will air regionally on select Fox channels. Broncos WireHow to watch and stream the Broncos' game vs. Giants

Is Jerry Jeudy out for the season?

After a productive first half of football in 2021, Jerry Jeudy will be sidelined for a few weeks. An MRI showed the Denver Broncos wideout suffered a high ankle sprain during the third quarter of the season opener Sunday against the New York Giants, coach Vic Fangio said. USA TODAYDenver Broncos WR Jerry Jeudy suffers high ankle sprain; out minimum 4-6 weeks, per report

Is Saquon Barkley injured?

Saquon Barkley remains listed as limited due to his recovery from last year's ACL tear. He is expected to play on Thursday vs. Washington. The New York Giants will continue to monitor RB Saquon Barkley's workload early in the season as the star works back from an ACL injury he suffered a year ago. DraftKings NationSaquon Barkley injury: Giants RB limited in practice ahead of Thursday game vs. Washington Football Team

Broncos place CB Ronald Darby on injured reserve

Predominantly Orange 14 September, 2021 - 03:24pm

The Denver Broncos have placed cornerback Ronald Darby on injured reserve to recover from a hamstring injury.

Broncos placing CB Ronald Darby on IR with a hamstring injury that will cause him to miss at least three weeks and will leave him week to week after that, per source. Denver’s first-round pick Patrick Surtain II now is expected to step into the starting lineup.

That means rookie cornerback Patrick Surtain II will be thrust into the starting spot in Week 2. The Broncos first round pick had impressed all through training camp and preseason, but did get beat for a touchdown against the New York Giants on Sunday. The learning curve at the NFL level begins in earnest this week for Surtain.

As for Darby, hamstrings can be tricky to come back from. Since he is out a minimum of 3 weeks that does put his availability right around the average time to return to action from a hamstring injury, but if he aggravates it at all his time missed could be extended. That is a situation we will have to keep an eye on moving forward.

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