Broncos wideout Emmanuel Sanders missed the team's last drive at Cincinnati due to back spasms, but he should be fine for Week 17 against Oakland, reports the Denver Post. Sanders caught six of seven targets for 70 yards, including 4- and 5-yard touchdowns in the third quarter, in the 37-28 loss.
Broncos coach John Fox told reporters Tuesday that strong safety T.J. Ward is day to day with a neck strain, per the Denver Post. Ward was knocked out of Monday's game against Cincinnati in the fourth quarter with the injury. MRI and X-rays came back negative, revealing no significant, season-ending damage.