Champ Bailey set for regular season debut

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The Broncos probably don’t need cornerback Champ Bailey’s help to beat the Jaguars this weekend, but they’re almost certainly going to have it.

Bailey got in his first full practice of the regular season this week and ramping up the workload has not done anything to aggravate the foot injury that has kept him out all season. Bailey is listed as probable for the contest and coach John Fox said after Friday’s practice that it is all systems go for the veteran corner.

“He’s all set,” Fox said, via Jeff Legwold of “We’re excited to have Champ back, he’s had an outstanding week.”

The Broncos also look like they’ll have cornerback Chris Harris in the lineup. Harris is recovering from a concussion, but practiced fully on Friday and is listed as questionable for Jacksonville.

There’s a much lower chance that linebacker Wesley Woodyard and defensive end Robert Ayers will play. Both players picked up injuries against Dallas last weekend and both are doubtful to play this weekend. With a trip to Indy looming in Week Seven, the Broncos will likely take their chances with backups in hopes of being at full strength for their game with the AFC South leaders.