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Packers' Billy Winn: Moves to IR
Winn (triceps) was placed on injured reserve Wednesday.
Winn has played 41 snaps on defense over six games, posting six tackles and two pass breakups. He'll be eligible to return to the lineup in Week 17 against the Bears if healthy. With Montravius Adams (toe) done for the season, expect the Packers to bring in another defensive lineman to bolster their depth.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Billy Winn: Should move to IR
Winn (triceps) is expected to be placed on injured reserve this week, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.
The 31-year-old suffered the injury during Sunday's win over the Eagles, and he's expected to miss the next three games. However, surgery won't be required, so Winn could return for the season finale against the Bears on Jan. 3.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Billy Winn: Injures triceps
Winn (triceps) will not return to Sunday's game against the Eagles, Matt Schneidman of The Athletic reports.
Winn was quickly ruled out to return Sunday after leaving the field in the third quarter. The depth defensive end will look to recover in time to face the Lions on Dec. 13.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Billy Winn: Signs with active roster
The Packers signed Winn to the active roster Saturday.
The Packers will be without starting defensive end Tyler Lancaster for Sunday's game versus the Texans, and Montravius Adams (foot) is listed as questionable. Kingsley Keke is expected to start in Lancaster's place regardless of Adams' condition, and Winn will add depth on the defensive front either way.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Billy Winn: Elevates to 53-man roster
The Packers elevated Winn to the 53-man roster from the practice squad Sunday.
The 31-year-old is now in line to suit up in his first game action in the NFL regular season since he played all 16 games with the Broncos in 2016. Winn shouldn't affect things too much on defense, as if he suits up in Sunday's game against the Saints, it'll likely be in more of a depth fashion.... See More ... See Less
Billy Winn: Cut by Denver
Winn (triceps) was released by the Broncos on Thursday.
Winn was cut by the team after he spent the entire 2019 season on injured reserve after partially tearing his triceps in the preaseason. The 30-year-old last suited up in regular-season action for the Broncos in 2016, and he produced 19 tackles (eight solo) and a fumble recovery across 16 games.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Billy Winn: Dealing with serious injury
Winn suffered a partially torn triceps that will likely require surgery, Mike Klis of 9News Denver reports.
Winn already was placed on injured reserve by the Broncos on Saturday, and this news suggests he may not be able to return following the eight games he'll sit out during the regular season. The team will likely update whether Winn will receive surgery, but at this point, his entire 2019 season seems to be in jeopardy.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Billy Winn: Placed on IR
The Broncos placed Winn on injured reserve with an elbow injury Saturday, Mike Klis of 9News Denver reports.
Winn sustained the injury in the Broncos' preseason opener Thursday. The 30-year-old hasn't seen any regular-season NFL action since the 2016 season, when he recorded 19 total tackles and a fumble recovery over 16 games with Denver.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Billy Winn: Set for MRI
Winn is set to undergo an MRI on Friday after injuring his triceps in Thursday's preseason victory over the Falcons, Mike Klis of 9News Denver reports.
The Broncos fear that Winn suffered a partially torn triceps, but that will not be confirmed until he undergoes an MRI. If that were the case, his season would potentially be in jeopardy. Prior to the injury, he projected to once again provide depth on the Broncos' defensive line. Expect an update once more information becomes available.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Billy Winn: Will not return Thursday
Winn will not return to Thursday's preseason opener against the Falcons due to an elbow injury, Erich Schubert of the Broncos' official site reports.
Winn appeared in all 16 games with the Broncos as a reserve option in 2018, a role which he appears set to reprise if healthy. The severity of his injury remains undisclosed at this time.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Billy Winn: Expected to be ready for camp
Winn (knee) is expected to be ready for training camp, Ryan O'Halloran of The Denver Post reports.
Winn last saw the field in 2016 for Denver in a rotational role, logging 19 total tackles and a fumble recovery over 16 games. The 30-year-old missed the 2017 season after suffering a torn ACL and sat out all of 2018 to complete his rehabilitation. When healthy, Winn will likely be limited to another depth role for the Broncos' defensive front.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Billy Winn: Signs with Denver
Winn (knee) signed an undisclosed contract with the Broncos on Monday, Nicki Jhabvala of The Athletic reports.
Winn previously was with the Broncos in 2017, but suffered a torn ACL in a preseason game and hasn't seen the field since. The 30-year-old has racked up 111 tackles (68 solo), three sacks and two forced fumbles in 68 career games. If he's fully healthy, Winn will add depth to the defensive front.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Billy Winn: Placed on injured reserve
Winn (knee) was officially placed on injured reserve Saturday, Jeff Legwold of ESPN reports.
Winn went down with a torn ACL in Thursday's preseason matchup against the Bears. The Broncos picked up undrafted rookie defensive tackle Nelson Adams in a corresponding move.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Billy Winn: Out for season with torn ACL
Winn suffered from a torn ACL in Thursday's preseason game against the Bears and has been ruled out for the season, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
The Broncos expected the worst after Winn was carted off the field Thursday, a fear that was confirmed when the backup nose tackle was ruled out for the year. With that, Domata Peko is the lone healthy nose tackle Denver currently has on its roster.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Billy Winn: Taken out on cart
Winn (knee) will not return to Thursday's game against Chicago, James Palmer of NFL Network reports.
Winn was slated to split time with Domata Peko at nose tackle, but his injury could stall those plans. The 28-year-old is entering his sixth season in the league.... See More ... See Less
Broncos' Billy Winn: Re-signs with Denver
Winn signed a contract Wednesday with the Broncos, Nicki Jhabvala of The Denver Post reports.
Winn signed with the Broncos prior to training camp last season and went on to register 19 tackles over 16 games in 2016. He'll aim to win a backup gig along the defensive line once again in camp.... See More ... See Less
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