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Sunday Morning Inactives and Injury Updates- Week 5
October 9, 2005

Updates will begin when teams start releasing pre-kickoff information to the league. This is typically about 30-90 minutes prior to the kickoff of their game. Be sure to refresh this page to get the most current information.

New Orleans @ Green Bay - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

Ahman Green - Is inactive today because of a sprained knee. Najeh Davenport will get the start in his place.
Joe Horn - Is inactive today because of a strained hamstring. Devery Henderson will get the start and Az-Zahir Hakim will be the team's number 3 receiver.
Bubba Franks - Is active today but not expected to start. David Martin will start for Green Bay.

Baltimore @ Detroit - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

Todd Heap - Was slowed this week because of a sore ankle but he will be in the starting lineup today.
Charles Rogers - Will not play today because he is out serving a league-imposed suspension.

Chicago @ Cleveland - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

Braylon Edwards - Has been deactivated today due to an infection in his elbow. He didn't miss a single practice and wasn't on the injury report all week, but he underwent a medical procedure on Saturday to have the elbow treated. Expect Frisman Jackson to see more looks today.
Thomas Jones - Remains the starting RB but the Bears plan on getting rookie Cedric Benson more involved in the offense.
Doug Brian - The Bears' kicker will ge inactive today. Newly signed Robbie Gould will kick today for Chicago.

Miami @ Buffalo - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

Kelly Holcomb - Will get the start at QB in today's game over rookie J.P. Losman who has been ineffective.

New England @ Atlanta - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

Michael Vick - The Falcon starter has been declared inactive for today's game due to the sprained MCL in his knee. Matt Schaub will get the start in his place.
DB Tyrone Poole - Will not play in today's game because of a sprained ankle.
DL Richard Seymour - Will not play today because of a sprained knee.

Seattle @ St. Louis - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

Darrell Jackson - Will be inactive today because of torn knee cartilage and a bone bruise.
Bobby Engram - Will be inactive today because of cracked ribs. Joe Jurevicius and D.J. Hackett will start at WR for the Seahawks. Peter Warrick was going to start but he is still being slowed by a strained hamstring.
Isaac Bruce - Will not be active today because of a sprained toe. Kevin Curtis will once again start in his place.
Itula Mili - Will not make his return this week and is inactive. Jerramy Stevens will carry the full load again at TE.
Brandon Manumaleuna - Has been declared inactive today. Backup Jeff Robinson will start for the Rams.

Tampa Bay @ NY Jets - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

Curtis Martin - Is still being slowed by a sprained knee but he will start in today's game.
Carnell Williams - Cadillac is inactive today. Michael Pittman will start at RB for the Bucs.
Michael Clayton - His shoulder is still bothering him, but he will start today.

Vinny Testaverde - Will be the Jets' starter today at QB.

Tennessee @ Houston - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

Erron Kinney - Was held out of practice on Wednesday and Thursday because of a bruised chest but he will be active for today's game.
Ben Troupe - Will be active today despite being slowed earlier in the week because of a sore elbow.
Travis Henry - Will not play today because he is still serving a league-imposed suspension.

Indianapolis @ San Francisco - 4:05PM ET Kickoff

No updates of note.

Washington @ Denver - 4:15PM ET Kickoff

John Hall - Inactive again this week.
CB Champ Bailey - Will be inactive today.

Philadelphia @ Dallas - 4:15PM ET Kickoff

David Akers - Will be inactive today because of a partially torn hamstring. Todd France will handle the kicking duties.
LB Jeremiah Trotter - Will start for the Eagles today despite missing practice this week with a quad contusion.
Peerless Price - Inactive today.

Carolina @ Arizona - 4:15PM ET Kickoff

Stephen Davis - Missed practiced earlier in the week with a sore knee but he will be in the starting lineup for today's game. The Panthers said that the soreness in his knee has nothing to do with his off-season surgery.
Kurt Warner - Will be inactive today because of a strained groin. Josh McCown will get the start in his place.

Sunday Night: Cincinnati @ Jacksonville

T.J. Houshmandzadeh - Local radio in Cinncinati is reporting that T.J. will not play tonight due to the hand injury. Backup Kelley Washington will likely start in his place.
Rudi Johnson - Missed practiced earlier in the week because of a sprained knee but he will be int he starting lineup today.

Monday Night: Pittsburgh @ San Diego

Hines Ward - Still questionable for the Monday night game, but was able to practice late in the week, increasing his chances of playing. Anyone that asks him is told that he'll be in the lineup against the Chargers.

Open Date: Kansas City, Minnesota, Oakland, NY Giants