Latavius Murray, RB (DEN)

Clear lead back with Gordon gone

Murray appears set to take over as the top option in Denver's backfield after the team waived Melvin Gordon on Monday, Jeff Legwold of ESPN.com reports.

Gordon was benched after fumbling for the fifth time this season in the second quarter of Sunday's 22-16 loss to the Raiders, and he subsequently was removed from the roster a day later. Meanwhile, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that fellow Broncos running back Chase Edmonds is expected to miss "a few weeks" due to a high-ankle sprain that he suffered Sunday, so Denver's only healthy backfield alternatives to Murray at the moment are Marlon Mack and practice-squad member Devine Ozigbo. Murray is averaging just 3.3 yards per carry through five games with Denver, but he's found the end zone three times. Mack, meanwhile, has yet to play an offensive snap in 2022.

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Latavius Murray

Latavius Murray

RB | DEN

Solid workload in loss

Murray rushed 17 times for 47 yards and brought in all four targets for 14 yards in the Broncos' 10-9 loss to the Ravens on Sunday.

Russell Wilson

Russell Wilson

QB | DEN

Underwhelming in latest loss

Wilson completed 17 of 22 passes for 189 yards with no touchdowns or interceptions in the Broncos' 10-9 loss to the Ravens on Sunday. He also rushed twice for 21 yards.

Kendall Hinton

Kendall Hinton

WR | DEN

Clear path to top-three role

Hinton is expected to maintain a regular role in three-receiver sets for Denver in Sunday's game at Baltimore after KJ Hamler (hamstring) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.

Courtland Sutton

Courtland Sutton

WR | DEN

Good to go Sunday

Sutton (illness) is active for Sunday's game against the Ravens, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.

Jerry Jeudy

Jerry Jeudy

WR | DEN

Poised for return

Jeudy (ankle) officially listed as questionable, is expected to play Sunday against the Ravens barring a setback, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.