ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) Broncos coach Gary Kubiak says Brock Osweiler's eye infection has largely cleared up and Peyton Manning had a good week of work.
Osweiler will make his sixth consecutive start Monday night when the Broncos (10-4) host the Bengals (11-3). Manning will be inactive again. He hasn't played since tearing the plantar fascia in his left foot Nov. 15.
After experiencing a setback last week, Manning returned to throwing on his own indoors this week.
Kubiak watched video of Manning's workouts, but he set off a firestorm Thursday when he offhandedly mentioned he'd witness Manning's ''big workout on Saturday.''
Truth is, it wasn't as pivotal as many media outlets portrayed it.
Kubiak says: ''I need to shut up. It was a workout.''
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