DENVER (CBS4) – The Broncos announced quarterback Trevor Siemian is inactive for Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons.
Siemian injured his non-throwing shoulder in the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Following Siemian’s injury, rookie quarterback Paxton Lynch entered the game, throwing for 170 yards and a touchdown.
Tight end Virgil Green and offensive lineman Donald Stephenson were both also listed as inactive, as are Justin Simmons, Conner McGovern, DeMarcus Ware, and Kavon Webster.
Veteran Austin Davis is Lynch’s backup.