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Sunday Morning Inactives and Injury Updates - Week 5
October 8, 2006     Last Update: 3:39PM 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.

Buffalo @ Chicago - 1:00PM ET Kickoff - Last Update: 12:18AM ET

BUFFALO
TE Robert Royal
- Expected to start today.
LB Takeo Spikes - Inactive today.
SS Matt Bowen - Will not play in today's game.

CHICAGO
WR Mark Bradley - Inactive today.
TE Desmond Clark - Despite the ankle injury, played last week and will do the same today.
DT Ian Scott - Inactive today.
DE Adewale Ogunleye - Inactive today.

Cleveland @ Carolina - 1:00PM ET Kickoff - Last Update: 12:34PM ET

CLEVELAND
RB Reuben Droughns -
Still bothered by the shoulder injury but will play today with extra padding on the injury.
WR Joe Jurevicius - Played last week with no setbacks. He'll play today.
TE Kellen Winslow - Played last week with no setbacks. Was limited in practice but will play in today's game.
CB Gary Baxter - Inactive today.
CB Leigh Bodden - Inactive today.
S Brian Russell - Expected to start today.

CAROLINA
LB Dan Morgan - Remains out due to the concussion he suffered week one.
S Shaun Williams - Out for today's game.

Detroit @ Minnesota - 1:00PM ET Kickoff - Last Update: 11:48AM ET

DETROIT
LB Alex Lewis - Inactive today.
CB Fernando Bryant - Expected back for today's game.
S Kenoy Kennedy - Inactive today.

MINNESOTA
RB Ciatrick Fason - Inactive today (coach's decision).
TE Jermaine Wiggins - Practiced late in the week and was upgraded to probable. He'll play today.
PK Ryan Longwell - Suffering from the flu but will kick today.
LB Ben Leber - Was limited in practice this week but will play in today's game.
CB Antoine Winfield - Was limited in practice this week will play today.
S Darren Sharper - Was limited in practice this week will play in today's game.

Miami @ New England - 1:00PM ET Kickoff - Last Update: 11:37AM ET

MIAMI
QB Daunte Culpepper
- ESPN is reporting he'll be the #3 QB today due to the shoulder injury. Joey Harrington will get the start.

NEW ENGLAND
WR Chad Jackson
- Limited in practice this week but will play today.
TE Daniel Graham - Inactive today.
CB Ellis Hobbs - Still bothered by the wrist injury but will play in today's game.
S Eugene Wilson - Inactive today.

St. Louis @ Green Bay - 1:00PM ET Kickoff - Last Update: 12:12PM ET

ST. LOUIS
No inactive or injury updates of note.

GREEN BAY
RB Ahman Green - Inactive today. Vernand Morency will get the start.
WR Robert Ferguson - Inactive for today's game.
WR Donald Driver - Did not do well in practice this week but will play today.

Tampa Bay @ New Orleans - 1:00PM ET Kickoff - Last Update: 11:54AM ET

NEW ORLEANS
WR Devery Henderson - Deactivated for today's game.
CB Curtis Deloatch - Inactive today.
S Bryan Scott - Inactive today.

TAMPA BAY
CB Brian Kelly
- Practiced this week and is expected to play today.

Tennessee @ Indianapolis - 1:00PM ET Kickoff - Last Update: 12:14PM ET

TENNESSEE
RB Chris Brown - Inactive today. Travis Henry will start.
WR David Givens - Inactive today. Brandon Jones will get the start.
WR Drew Bennett - Was not limited in practice this week and will play today.
TE Erron Kinney - Inactive again today due to the knee injury.

INDIANAPOLIS
WR Brandon Stokley - Returned to practice this week and is expected to see some action in today's game.
TE Ben Utecht - Inactive today due to a back injury.
PK Adam Vinatieri - Suffered a setback over the weekend and is inactive again today.
CB Nick Harper - Returned to practice this week and is expected to play in today's game.
S Bob Sanders - Inactive for today's game.

Washington @ N.Y. Giants - 1:00PM ET Kickoff - Last Update: 12:03PM ET

WASHINGTON
WR David Patten - Inactive today (coach's decision).
DT Joe Salave'a - Returned to practice this week and will play in today's game.
CB Shawn Springs - Inactive again today. Recovering from abdominal surgery.

NEW YORK
WR Sinorice Moss - Inactive today.
LB Carlos Emmons - Out today due to a pectoral injury.

Kansas City @ Arizona - 4:05PM ET Kickoff - Last Update: 3:24PM ET

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

ARIZONA
QB Matt Leinart - Gets his first NFL start today.
WR Larry Fitzgerald - Slowed by an ankle injury in practice this week but will play today.

N.Y. Jets @ Jacksonville - 4:05PM ET Kickoff - Last Update: 3:24PM ET

NEW YORK
QB Chad Pennington - Will play today despite a slight calf injury.
RB Kevan Barlow - Still slowed by a calf injury but will start today for the Jets.
RB Cedric Houston - Inactive today due to the knee injury.
WR Laveranues Coles - Was again limited in practice this week but will play today with extra protection on his problem wrist.

JACKSONVILLE
WR Matt Jones - Inactive for today's game.
DE Marcellus Wiley - Inactive today due to the groin injury.
DT Marcus Stroud - Inactive for today's game.
LB Nick Greisen - Expected to play today.
CB Rashean Mathis - Had a good week of practice and is expected to play today.
S Donovin Darius - Expected to play today.

Oakland @ San Francisco - 4:05PM ET Kickoff - Last Update: 3:32PM ET

OAKLAND
QB Aaron Brooks - Out again today.
WR Jerry Porter - Inactive today (coach's decision).
CB Fabian Washington - Inactive for today's game due to a hamstring injury.

SAN FRANCISCO
TE Vernon Davis - Out again today with a fractured leg.

Dallas @ Philadelphia - 4:15PM ET Kickoff - Last Update: 3:39PM ET

DALLAS
WR Terrell Owens - Will again wear a protective glove on his injured hand and play in today's game.

PHILADELPHIA
RB Brian Westbrook - Continues to have inflammation problems with his knee and was again held out of this week's practice sessions. He is expected to start today.
WR Donte' Stallworth - Inactive for today's game.
WR Reggie Brown - Had a good week of practice and will start today.
CB Lito Sheppard - Expected to return to action today.
CB Rod Hood - Inactive again this week.

Pittsburgh @ San Diego - 8:15PM ET Kickoff

PITTSBURGH
No inactive or injury updates of note.

SAN DIEGO
WR Eric Parker - His hamstring has limited him in practice and he may not play tonight.

Baltimore @ Denver - Monday Night

BALTIMORE
TE Todd Heap - Limited in practice this week but will play.
DE Terrell Suggs - Expected to play.
LB Adalius Thomas - Expected to play.

DENVER
DE Courtney Brown
- Very limited in practice this week and may not play.