Bengals News

Virgil Green gets the start over Jacob Tamme for injured Wes Welker


Oct 27, 2013; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos tight end Virgil Green (85) before the first half against the Washington Redskins at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit for this photo goes to Chris Humphreys of USA TODAY Sports

With the Denver Broncos set to face the San Diego Chargers tonight without the services of We Welker, it was believed coming into tonight that tight end Jacob Tamme would actually get the start at Welker’s normal slot receiver spot.

But that ins’t the case, as the seldom-used Virgil Green will be starting:

That’s very surprising, considering he has just six catches this year in limited game action. If you were starting Tamme in your fantasy football league this week, you need to pull him now and find someone else to play.

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