Denver Broncos cornerback Ronald Darby will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL, per Zac Stevens of DNVR Sports.

If last night’s eyesore of a loss wasn’t bad enough news for the Broncos, they now lose one of their starting cornerbacks for the season. Darby suffered the injury breaking up a pass attempt from Indianapolis Colts quarterback Matt Ryan. It’s more incentive for the Denver offense to figure things out as they take a slight hit to what has been a stout defense to start the season.

In five games this season, Darby made 14 combined tackles, three pass deflections, and forced a fumble. Veteran K’Waun Williams will take over as the second cornerback behind Patrick Surtain, while Essang Bassey will likely be asked to step into a more significant role.

Denver Broncos vs. Los Angeles Chargers Odds

The Denver Broncos are 4.5-point underdogs against the Los Angeles Chargers on Monday Night Football in Week 6, per the FanDuel Sportsbook.

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