Injuries pile up as Vance Joseph addresses media Friday

Oct 15, 2017; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders (10) is carted off the field in the third quarter against the New York Giants at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

Denver Broncos head coach Vance Joseph went to the podium Friday and gave an update on the situation surrounding injuries and illnesses for the Broncos, and an injury report that included a number of starters.

Nose tackle Domata Peko (knee) and wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders (ankle) are questionable to play Sunday against the New York Jets at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, while defensive lineman Adam Gotsis has been away dealing with an illness. He also is questionable for Sunday.

Guard Ronald Leary (back) has been ruled out, and Connor McGovern will start in place of Leary at right guard.

Quarterback Paxton Lynch has also been ruled out (ankle) for Sunday’s game against the Jets. Trevor Siemian will start for the Broncos at quarterback once again.

Click here to listen to the full press conference with Vance Joseph, including what he had to say about practicing indoors and more, or watch the full press conference below.

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