The Facts: Hillman for at least two weeks after the starting running back suffered a midfoot sprain in his right foot Sunday, according to an NFL source.
Diehards Line: Hillman seemed to suffer the injury as he was attempting to catch a pass early in the Broncos’ 41-17 win against the Oakland Raiders. He limped off the field and had his right ankle taped then returned to the game. With Hillman ailing, C.J. Anderson had a breakout game, rushing for 90 yards and turning a short reception into an electrifying 51-yard touchdown. Montee Ball has missed the past five games because of a groin injury but is expected to return this week to play against the St. Louis Rams. ... Stay tuned. We'll be following up with the team's plans at the position in coming days.