The Denver Post reports TE Virgil Green, and not TE Jacob Tamme, will get the start in Wes Welker's (concussion) place in the slot against the Chargers.
Jacob Tamme played on 45-of-46 snaps following Wes Welker's Week 14 concussion.
Jacob Tamme caught four passes for 47 yards in Sunday's Week 14 win over the Titans.
Jacob Tamme caught one pass for three yards in Denver's Week 13 win over Kansas City.
Jacob Tamme had five catches for 57 yards and a touchdown in Sunday night's Week 12 loss to the Patriots.
The Broncos are expected to keep TE Jacob Tamme on their final roster.
The Denver Post doesn't expect Jacob Tamme to have many passes thrown his way this season.
Jacob Tamme triggered an escalator in his contract, raising his 2013 salary from $2.5 million to $2.625 million.
Jacob Tamme caught three passes for 44 yards in Denver's Divisional Round loss to the Ravens.
Jacob Tamme caught just one pass for 13 yards in Denver's Week 17 blowout of the Chiefs.
Jacob Tamme caught two passes for 69 yards in Denver's Week 16 rout of the Browns.
Jacob Tamme played just 29-of-84 plays (34.5 percent) with Brandon Stokley back in the lineup for Week 14.
Jacob Tamme caught just two passes for 24 yards in Week 14 versus the Raiders.
Jacob Tamme hauled in nine passes for 89 yards versus the Bucs in Week 13.