John Fox: Matt Prater OK after virus

Updated: January 26, 2014, 9:22 PM ET
By Jeff Legwold | ESPN.com

JERSEY CITY, N.J. -- Denver Broncos kicker Matt Prater, who was held out of practice this past week because of an illness, was on the team flight to New Jersey Sunday and Broncos coach John Fox said Prater will play in next Sunday's Super Bowl XLVIII.

The Broncos held Prater out of practice Thursday, Friday and Saturday in part for Prater to recover and to avoid passing the illness to other players a week out from the title game.

"We put him in a little bubble," Fox joked ...

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