Broncos deactivate former Patriots CB Marquise Cole for AFC championship against New England

Former Patriots cornerback Marquice Cole is among the Broncos' inactives for the AFC title game.

Cole was released by New England on Dec. 26 and signed by the Broncos last week to replace injured cornerback Chris Harris Jr., who blew out his right knee against San Diego.

Other inactives for the Broncos are Zac Dysert, Ronnie Hillman, Vinston Painter, Chris Kuper, Joel Dreessen and Sione Fua.

New England's inactives are Kenbrell Thompkins, Justin Green, D.J. Williams, Steve Beauharnais, Chris Barker, Isaac Sopoaga and Jake Bequette.


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