For Denver, guard Chris Kuper (forearm) was the only player to sit out Thursday’s practice.
Cornerback Chris Harris (ankle), who was listed as limited on Wednesday returned to practice with limited participation on Thursday. Also limited was safety Quinton Carter (knee).
Linebacker Von Miller (hip) improved from limited participation Wednesday to full on Thursday. Tight end Joel Dreessen (ribs) and wide receiver Brandon Stokley (shoulder) were listed as full participants for the second day in a row. Added to the injury report with full participation was cornerback Tracy Porter (neck).
For Houston, each player’s status remained the same from Wednesday with the exception of linebacker Brian Cushing (ribs), who was downgraded from full to limited.
Linebacker Tim Dobbins did not participate Thursday with a hamstring injury.
Limited for the Texans were Cushing, linebacker Bryan Braman (hamstrong), linebacker Brooks Reed (hip) and defensive end Antonio Smith (ankle).
Full participants for Houston were linebacker Connor Barwin (elbow), guard Antonie Caldwell (ankle), cornerback Brice McCain (knee), center Chris Myers (neck) and linebacker Jesse Nading (knee).