The New York Jets and Detroit Lions have announced the players that will not dress for the two teams' preseason opener Thursday night.
Three players to watch as Jets face Lions
For the Jets, quarterback Geno Smith (jaw), receivers T.J. Graham (hamstring), Chris Owusu (concussion) and Devin Smith (ribs), tight end Steve Maneri
(hamstring), defensive backs Curtis Brown (hamstring) and Dee Milliner (wrist), running back Stevan Ridley (knee) and defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson
(hamstring) all will not play.
The Lions will sit cornerback Rashean Mathis, running back Joique Bell, offensive tackle LaAdrian Waddle, defensive end Jason Jones and nose tackle Haloti Ngata.
Connor Hughes is the New York Jets beat writer for The Journal Inquirer and Scout.com. He can be reached on Twitter (@Connor_J_Hughes), or via email ( firstname.lastname@example.org).