Keenum and Welker out Sunday
Houston quarterback Case Keenum and Denver receiver Wes Welker
are both inactive as expected for Sunday’s game.
Keenum was ruled out on Wednesday and the Broncos said Welker
wouldn’t play on Friday. Keenum has a thumb injury and Welker will
miss his second straight game after sustaining his second
concussion in four weeks on Dec. 8.
Matt Schaub, benched in favor of Keenum after six games, will
start for Houston. Also inactive for Houston are tight end Garrett
Graham, receiver DeVier Posey, safety Jawanza Starling, guard Alex
Kupper and tackle Andrew Gardner.
Other inactive players for Denver are quarterback Zac Dysert,
running back C.J. Anderson, cornerback Kayvon Webster, guard Chris
Kuper, defensive end Derek Wolfe and defensive tackle Sione