Trevor Siemian's biggest takeaway from his career-best performance wasn't the masterpiece of pinpoint passes in the face of heavy pressure but a sprained left foot he sustained during one of five sacks.
It will sideline him this weekend.
The Denver Broncos ruled out Siemian for Sunday's game at Jacksonville, meaning rookie Paxton Lynch will make his second career start.
Siemian had hoped to return to practice Friday but head athletic trainer Steve Antonopulos informed Coach Gary Kubiak his starter wasn't ready.
He'll be in a walking boot Sunday when the Broncos (7-4) turn to Lynch, who...
Forget about the -1 they just put up against New Orleans. Focus more on the fact that they allowed just 22 points to the most potent offense in football. Also, they face the hapless Colts this week, which is always a nice holiday treat for a fantasy D. Last week: 22 points allowed This week: @Indianapolis