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Sunday Morning Inactives and Injury Updates - Week 4
October 1, 2006     Last Update: 3:31PM ET

Sunday 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.

Arizona @ Atlanta - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

ARIZONA
No inactive or injury updates of note.

ATLANTA
CB DeAngelo Hall - The calf injury will not keep him out today.
LB Ed Hartwell - Inactive today.
DE John Abraham - Inactive for today's game.

Dallas @ Tennessee - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

DALLAS
WR Terrell Owens - ESPN is reporting this morning that Owens will start in today's game.
PK Mike Vanderjagt - Shaun Suisham did not travel with the team so Vanderjagt will handle the kicking today.

TENNESSEE
QB Vince Young - Will get the start today for the Titans.
RB Chris Brown - Reported to have had a good week of practice and will start today.
RB Travis Henry - Has been deactivated for today's game.
TE Erron Kinney - Out again today due to the knee injury.
DE Antwan Odom - Practiced this week and is expected to play today.
DT Robaire Smith - The team is hopeful he can play today.

Indianapolis @ NY Jets - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

INDIANAPOLIS
WR Reggie Wayne
- Returned to the team and practiced on Thursday and Friday. He'll play today.
WR Brandon Stokley - Inactive for today's game.
PK Adam Vinatieri - Inactive today. Martin Gramatica will kick for the Colts today.
CB Nick Harper - Out today with a groin injury. Backup Marlin Jackson will start in his place.
S Bob Sanders - Inactive for today's game.

NEW YORK
QB Chad Pennington - Will play today despite a slight calf injury.
RB Kevan Barlow - Will start today for the Jets. Slowed this week by a calf injury.
RB Derrick Blaylock - Inactive today (coach's decision).
WR Laveranues Coles - Limited in practice this week but will start today.
S Kerry Rhodes - Had a limited week of practice but will play in today's game.

Miami @ Houston - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

MIAMI
No inactive or injury updates of note.

HOUSTON
RB Wali Lundy
- Inactive today (coach's decision).

Minnesota @ Buffalo - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

MINNESOTA
RB Chester Taylor - Practiced with no limitations this week and will start today.
RB Ciatrick Fason - Inactive today (coach's decision).
DT Pat Williams - Expected to play in today's game.
LB Ben Leber - Was limited in practice this week and may not play.

BUFFALO
LB Takeo Spikes
- Inactive for today's game.
SS Matt Bowen - Inactive for today's game.

New Orleans @ Carolina - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

NEW ORLEANS
WR Devery Henderson - Is inactive for today's game due to the shoulder injury.
CB Fred Thomas - Was upgraded to probable on Friday and is expected to play today.

CAROLINA
WR Steve Smith
- Continues to improve. Will start today.
LB Dan Morgan - Remains out due to the concussion he suffered week one.
S Shaun Williams - Missed another week of practice and is out today.
CB Ken Lucas - Had a good week of practice and is expected to play in today's game.

San Diego @ Baltimore - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

SAN DIEGO
WR Keenan McCardell - The hamstring is a concern but he's expected to play today.
S Terrence Kiel - Inactive today due to personal reasons.

BALTIMORE
TE Todd Heap - Will play today.
DE Terrell Suggs - Held out of practice due to the hamstring injury but will play today.
DT Haloti Ngata - Held out of practice due to a back injury but will play today.
LB Bart Scott - Upgraded to probable this week and will play in today's game.
S Ed Reed - The foot injury kept him out of practice this week but will play today.

San Francisco @ Kansas City - 1:00PM ET Kickoff

SAN FRANCISCO
RB Frank Gore - The rib injury will not keep him out today. He'll start.
TE Vernon Davis - Out this week with a fractured leg. Eric Johnson will start for the Niners.

KANSAS CITY
QB Trent Green - Will not play today. Backup Damon Huard gets another start.
RB Michael Bennett - Inactive for today's game.

Detroit @ St. Louis - 4:05PM ET Kickoff

DETROIT
LB Alex Lewis - Out today with a knee injury. Paris Lenon is expected to fill in.
CB Fernando Bryant - Inactive for today's game due to an ankle injury.
S Kenoy Kennedy - Out today with a foot injury. Rookie Daniel Bullocks gets the start at strong safety.

ST. LOUIS
No inactive or injury updates of note.

Cleveland @ Oakland - 4:15PM ET Kickoff

CLEVELAND
RB Reuben Droughns -
Still limited in practice this week due to the shoulder injury, but will play today.
WR Joe Jurevicius - Got some practice in this week and will play limited snaps today.
TE Kellen Winslow - Limited in practice this week but will play in today's game.
CB Gary Baxter - Out this week due to a pectorial injury.

OAKLAND
QB Aaron Brooks - Out this week. Andrew Walter gets the start for Oakland.
WR Jerry Porter - Inactive today (coach's decision).

Jacksonville @ Washington - 4:15PM ET Kickoff

JACKSONVILLE
RB Maurice Jones-Drew - Limited in practice earlier this week with a sprained ankle but will be active today.
RB Labrandon Toefield
- Inactive today (coach's decision).
WR Matt Jones
- Had a full week of practice and is expted to return to the starting lineup for today's game.
DE Marcellus Wiley - Will sit this game out due to the groin injury.
CB Rashean Mathis - The knee injury has limited his practice time but he's expected to play today.

WASHINGTON
QB Mark Brunell - Returned to practice on Friday after sitting out due to a cut on his throwing elbow. He'll play today.
RB T. J. Duckett - Inactive today (coach's decision).
CB Shawn Springs - Out this week. Recovering from abdominal surgery.

New England @ Cincinnati - 4:15PM ET Kickoff

NEW ENGLAND
WR Chad Jackson
- Limited in practice this week but will play today.
WR Doug Gabriel - Was not limited in practice this week and is expected to play today.
CB Ellis Hobbs - The wrist injury will keep him out today.
S Eugene Wilson - Inactive for today's game.

CINCINNATI
WR Chris Henry - Inactive for today's game (coach's decision)..
WR Antonio Chatman - Returned to practiced this week and may see some action today.
S Dexter Jackson - Out again due to his ankle injury.

Seattle @ Chicago - 8:15PM ET Kickoff

SEATTLE
RB Shaun Alexander
- Will not play tonight due to the foot injury. Backup Maurice Morris gets the start.
TE Jeremy Stevens - Out a few more weeks with the knee injury.
S Ken Hamlin - Battling a shoulder injury but is expected to start.

CHICAGO
WR Mark Bradley - Expected to remain out another week due to the ankle injury.
TE Desmond Clark - Didn't practice much this week but the feeling with the coaches is that he'll be able to play tonight.

Green Bay @ Philadelphia - Monday Night

GREEN BAY
RB Ahman Green - Missed some practice time this week and was downgraded to questionable late in the week. The hamstring injury may keep him out of this game. Game-time decision. If so, look for Vernand Morency to carry the load with Noah Herron acting as the 3rd-down back.
DT Ryan Pickett - Very limited in practice due to the ankle injury but the team feels he may be able to play by Monday.

PHILADELPHIA
RB Brian Westbrook - Continues to have inflammation problems with his knee and was again held out for most of this week's practice sessions. Despite this he is expected to start, as he has the past two weeks.
WR Donte' Stallworth - Did practice late this week. The extra day may help get him on the field Monday night. Barring any pre-game setbacks he's expected to play Monday night.
CB Lito Sheppard - Expected to be out again this week due to his badly sprained ankle.
CB Rod Hood - Out this week and still very limited due to the heel injury.
S Brian Dawkins - Suffered a concussion last week and isn't expected to play Monday night.