Denver Broncos Injury Report, Week 17: Brian Dawkins Misses Thursday's Practice

The Denver Broncos have released their latest injury report, and the news on safety Brian Dawkins, who is battling a neck injury (John Fox described it as a pinched nerve), still is not good. Dawkins missed his second consecutive day of practice on Thursday, which leaves his status in doubt for the team's huge regular season finale against the Kansas City Chiefs.

Safeties David Bruton (achilles) and cornerback Chris Harris (neck) were limited on Thursday, just as they were on Wednesday. Safety Quinton Carter (safety) and linebacker Von Miller (thumb) fully participated. Bruton probably would get the start in Dawkins' place if the veteran is unable to play.

For updates on this matchup, stay tuned to SB Nation Denver. For more on this Week 17 game, visit Broncos blog Mile High Report and Chiefs blog Arrowhead Pride. Be sure to check out SB Nation NFL for more news and notes around the league.

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