Champ Bailey ruled out again

Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey has been ruled out for the second week in a row with a sprained foot.

Bailey hasn't been practicing all week, so he won't be playing Sunday against the New York Giants.

Tony Carter will start in his place opposite Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie. Chris Harris, who intercepted Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco last week, will play a lot of snaps as the nickel back.

The Broncos also ruled out tight end Joel Dreessen (knee surgery).

“No setback, he’s on schedule," Broncos coach John Fox told reporters of Bailey. "He’s making great progress. He's getting closer.”

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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