ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the "initial diagnosis" for Broncos MLB Nate Irving is a sprained MCL.
The Broncos fear MLB Nate Irving sustained a serious knee ligament injury in Sunday's loss at New England.
Broncos MLB Nate Irving was forced from Denver's Week 9 game against the Patriots with a right knee injury.
Broncos MLB Nate Irving was forced from Sunday night's opener against the Colts with a lower leg injury, but later returned.
The Denver Post says fourth-year LB Nate Irving has earned the Broncos' starting middle linebacker job.
Nate Irving currently tops the Broncos depth chart at middle linebacker.
The Broncos will use a combination of Nate Irving, Robert Ayers and Jeremy Mincey to replace Von Miller (ACL tear).
Nate Irving will open training camp as the Broncos' starting middle linebacker.
Broncos DC Jack Del Rio confirms Nate Irving will get the "first crack" at middle-linebacker duties.
The Denver Post expects LB Nate Irving to get "every chance" to win the Broncos' middle linebacker job.
The Denver Post says LB Nate Irving will get a shot to earn a starting spot on defense this offseason.
Broncos LB Nate Irving was forced from Sunday's game against the Texans with a concussion.
The Broncos have moved 2011 third-round pick Nate Irving from middle to strong-side linebacker.
The Denver Post suggests the Broncos aren't ready to turn middle linebacker over to 2011 third-rounder Nate Irvin after all.