Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas was forced out of Sunday's Week 10 matchup with the Carolina Panthers after suffering a right knee injury in the first half according to CBS Sports' Will Brinson via Twitter:
DeMaryius Thomas grabbing his right knee. Yikes.— Will Brinson (@willbrinson) November 11, 2012
UPDATE: Sunday, November 11 at 2:53 p.m. ET by Patrick Clarke
Demaryius Thomas is back in— gregg rosenthal (@greggrosenthal) November 11, 2012
DenverBroncos.com editor Gray Caldwell confirmed that there is no major injury to Thomas via Twitter:
From Broncos PR: No injury to Demaryius Thomas.— Gray Caldwell (@GrayCaldwell) November 11, 2012
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Thomas had to be helped off the field in the waning moments of the second quarter.
Thomas was targeted six times by Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning in the first half, recording five receptions for 58 yards before going down clinching his knee.
This injury is terrible news for lots of fantasy owners as Thomas is in the midst of a career year. He has 50 receptions for more than 800 yards and four touchdowns in 2012 and was Denver's leading receiver by yardage through the first nine weeks of the season.
Keep it right here for more information on the status of Demaryius Thomas' knee as it becomes available.
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