News

Peyton Manning missing from practice

EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Peyton Manning was a no-show to start practice Wednesday with the Denver Broncos.

Manning is nursing a sore right ankle after taking a hit from Chargers defensive lineman Corey Liuget last Sunday.

The Broncos reported no further damage to Manning’s ankle after an MRI on Monday. Interim coach Jack Del Rio said the quarterback’s status for practice would be determined later in the week but that Manning would definitely play Sunday night against Kansas City.

Manning has been dealing with sore ankles since last month when he took hits in games against Jacksonville and Indianapolis in back-to-back weeks.

The 16th-year veteran was held out of a Wednesday practice three weeks ago, before a game against the Redskins. He played that game and threw for 354 yards and four touchdowns.
Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Recent Headlines

6 mins ago in Local Sports

Cano & M’s look to extend five-game winning streak

Fresh
cano380423373482

Taijuan Walker gets the start for Seattle versus Former Mariner Doug Fister for Houston. Coverage from Minute Maid begins at 4:00 p.m. on KPUG.

15 mins ago in Sports

Nyquist not the buzziest of favorites for Kentucky Derby

Fresh
AP725997161174

Still, Nyquist isn't the buzziest of horses. Heck, even his owner J. Paul Reddam said that as a fan he'd bet against his horse. Handicappers and racing fans haven't been talking up the bay colt named for Detroit Red Wings player Gustav Nyquist (Reddam is a fan) either.

3 hours ago in Sports

The best sports shots this week

A horse is ridden to the track for a workout at Churchill Downs Thursday, May 5, 2016, in Louisville, Ky. The 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby is scheduled for Saturday, May 7. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

A look back at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.

19 mins ago in Sports

Canelo tries to put Triple G talk aside in fight with Khan

Fresh
AP1603030419291660

Alvarez doesn't even consider himself a middleweight like Golovkin, though he holds a 160-pound title that will be at stake against Khan. The two will meet Saturday night at the MGM Grand arena at a catch weight of 155 pounds in an intriguing matchup of power versus speed.

26 mins ago in Local Sports

Seattle signs top pick Germain Ifedi

Fresh
AP188788737159

The Seattle Seahawks have signed nine of their 10 draft picks, including first-round pick offensive lineman Germain Ifedi