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T.J. Ward | Defensive Back | #43

Team: Denver Broncos
Age / DOB:  (29) / 12/12/1986
Ht / Wt:  5'10' / 200
College: Oregon
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 2 (38) / CLE
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Broncos safeties T.J. Ward (ankle) and Darian Stewart (knee) were upgraded to probable for the Super Bowl.
The Broncos listed them questionable on last week's injury report. Both will start after practicing in full the last two days. Chris Harris (shoulder) is also probable. Feb 5 - 5:04 PM

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Broncos safeties T.J. Ward (ankle) and Darian Stewart (knee) were upgraded to "full" on Thursday.

The duo will be ready to rock for Sunday's title tilt.
Feb 4 - 6:56 PM

Broncos safeties T.J. Ward (ankle) and Darian Stewart (knee) were limited in Wednesday's practice.

Both were listed as questionable on last week's injury report. It puts them on track to play in the Super Bowl. The Broncos should have all their defensive starters against the Panthers.
Feb 3 - 7:08 PM

Broncos SS T.J. Ward (ankle, questionable) vowed to play in the Super Bowl.

"Anytime you get an opportunity to play in this game, and you can run a little bit, I'm guaranteeing you're going to be out there," Ward said. Fellow banged-up FS Darian Stewart (knee, questionable) echoed Ward's sentiment. "Without a doubt in my mind, I'm playing." Despite not practicing this week, both players should play against the Panthers.
Jan 30 - 12:40 PM

Broncos safeties T.J. Ward (ankle) and Darian Stewart (knee) are listed as questionable for next week's Super Bowl against the Panthers.

The injury designations aren't official, but neither player practiced this week. Both should be available for the Super Bowl. RCB Chris Harris (shoulder) is probable.
Jan 29 - 5:21 PM

Broncos safeties T.J. Ward (ankle) and Darian Stewart (knee) remained sidelined at Friday's practice.

Neither player has practiced since getting hurt in the AFC Championship. We suspect both will be ready for next week's Super Bowl. The Broncos will hold another practice Saturday before flying out to Santa Clara on Sunday.
Jan 29 - 2:12 PM

Broncos safeties T.J. Ward (ankle) and Darian Stewart (knee) were listed as "DNP" on the Wednesday injury report.

Denver did not actually practice on Wednesday, but Ward and Stewart would not have participated had a practice been held. Both players have said they will play in the Super Bowl, and they have plenty of time to heal up before the big game on February 7. The Broncos will have their first real practice on Thursday.
Source: ESPN
Jan 27 - 4:46 PM

NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports Broncos SS T.J. Ward is expected to be ready for the Super Bowl after aggravating his ankle injury in the AFC Championship Game.

This is what Ward himself said on Monday. Ward missed most of the second half against the Patriots, but has two weeks to heal up for the big game.
Jan 26 - 4:01 PM

Broncos SS T.J. Ward (ankle) said he will play in the Super Bowl.

Ward aggravated a lingering ankle injury in the fourth quarter of the AFC Championship and never returned. Players are usually optimistic about their injuries, but Ward has been playing through the ankle issue for several weeks. Unless he made the injury worse, there is little chance he will sit out the Super Bowl. FS Darian Stewart (sprained knee) is also expected to be ready.
Source: Denver Post
Jan 25 - 9:17 AM

Broncos SS T.J. Ward (ankle) is listed as questionable for Week 16.

Ward should return after practicing on a limited basis all week. FS Darian Stewart (hamstring) is also listed as questionable. The Broncos secondary should be close to fully healthy for Monday night.
Sat, Dec 26, 2015 03:28:00 PM

Broncos SS T.J. Ward (ankle) has been ruled out for Week 15.

The Broncos have had a lot of trouble containing tight ends since Ward went down with his high ankle sprain in Week 12 against New England. With the Broncos' elite cornerback crew set to guard Antonio Brown, Martavis Bryant, and Markus Wheaton this week, Heath Miller is a sleeper for a lot of catches.
Fri, Dec 18, 2015 02:30:00 PM

Broncos coach Gary Kubiak deemed T.J. Ward (ankle) "day to day" at Monday's presser.

NBC Denver has reported Ward has a high-ankle sprain, which if true, means he's more week to week than day to day. We fully expect Ward to miss Week 13.
Mon, Nov 30, 2015 02:10:00 PM

Broncos SS T.J. Ward suffered a high-ankle sprain Sunday night against the Patriots.

He and DT Sylvester Williams suffered high-ankle injuries on the same play in the first quarter. Ward was spotted with a boot on his left foot as he left the locker room Sunday night. Both players should be out at least a couple weeks.
Source: 9 News
Mon, Nov 30, 2015 09:36:00 AM

Broncos SS T.J. Ward left Week 12 against the Patriots with an ankle injury.

He's out for the game. David Bruton replaced Ward.
Sun, Nov 29, 2015 09:28:00 PM

Broncos SS T.J. Ward has been named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week for Week 4.

Ward wreaked havoc on Teddy Bridgewater and the Vikings Sunday. He recorded two sacks, a hit, and a hurry as a pass rusher, while also forcing a fumble. Not known as a cover safety, Ward also received strong marks from Pro Football Focus in that area Week 4. He's another game-changer on defense in Denver.
Wed, Oct 7, 2015 10:33:00 AM

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