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Trevor Siemian a spectator at Broncos practice Wednesday

Trevor Siemian got the day off but only as a precaution.

Rookie quarterback Paxton Lynch ran the Denver Broncos' offense at practice Wednesday with Austin Davis also getting some work in while Siemian watched from the sideline and gave his bruised left shoulder another day to heal.

"With what we did today, I think the other guy needed all of the reps," coach Gary Kubiak said. "Trevor didn't need those reps."

Siemian said he hopes to practice Thursday and certainly plans to be under center Sunday when the Broncos (4-0) host the Atlanta Falcons (3-1).

"I'll see how I feel in the morning," he said.

Kubiak is prepared to give...