Danny Trevathan has medial tibial fracture, to miss 6-8 weeks

Denver Broncos starting linebacker Danny Trevathan has a fractured left medial tibial compression fracture, the team announced.

Trevathan underwent a magnetic resonance imaging exam today after being carted off the field.

He didn't suffer a torn anterior cruciate or medial collateral ligament.

Trevathan will miss six to eight weeks.

He'll be out for at least the first three games.

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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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