Broncos’ Welker out vs. Texans

Updated: December 20, 2013

Englewood, CO ( – Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker
has been ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Houston Texans.

Reports indicate that Welker will also be held out of Denver’s regular-season
finale Dec. 29 against the Oakland Raiders. Welker has been out of action
since suffering a concussion in Week 14.

The 32-year-old Welker has caught 73 passes for 778 yards and 10 touchdowns in
13 games this season.

Defensive lineman Derek Wolfe (illness) and defensive back Kayvon Webster
(thumb) have also been ruled out.

Cornerback Champ Bailey is probable with a foot injury that has limited him to
just three games this season.