Denver Broncos tight end Julius Thomas, whose 12 TD catches lead the league, is active for the first time in three weeks.

Thomas sprained his left ankle in the first quarter at St. Louis on Nov. 16.

Also active against the Buffalo Bills are cornerback Aqib Talib, who missed last week's game with a tender hamstring, and Demaryius Thomas, who was limited at practice with a bruised left ankle.

Four injured players are among Denver's inactives: Kayvon Webster (shoulder), Montee Ball (groin), Ronnie Hillman (foot) and Cody Latimer (head). Also out are Chris Clark and Michael Schofield.

Inactive for Buffalo are Mike Williams (calf), Bacarri Rambo (hamstring), Chris Gragg (knee) and Jarius Wynn (knee), along with Frank Summers, Randell Johnson and Cyrus Kouandjio.


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