The Broncos are very fortunate that the ankle injury that TE Julius Thomas suffered on Sunday was not a high ankle sprain.
Just left the facility MRI showed it wasn't a high ankle sprain so I won't be down long. Be back soon #CantWait
— Julius Thomas (@Julius_Thomas) October 28, 2013
High ankle sprains are nagging injuries that can linger and put the brakes on many players’ seasons.