Emmanuel Sanders isn’t simply fast out of the field. The Broncos’ receiver is a fast healer, too, and mentioned Monday he’ll “positively, for positive be prepared” for Week 1 of the 2019 season as soon as he recovers from an Achilles torn through the first week of December.
“I imply, this can be a six-month harm,” Sanders mentioned Monday on the crew headquarters. “I heal quick. I’m taking all the mandatory steps to attempt to get again (in) 5 months. My physique recovers quick, and that comes from maintaining a healthy diet.”
Regardless of his season ending after an Achilles tear throughout a Dec. 5 observe, the 31-year-old Sanders nonetheless led the Broncos in receptions (71) and receiving yards (868).
“That is about to be 2019 and the medication is loads higher than it was even a 12 months in the past, two years in the past,” Sanders mentioned. “So I’ll be tremendous, for positive.”
Sanders’ wage cap quantity subsequent 12 months is scheduled to be $12.93 million.