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Who will and won't play for the Jets and Eagles

Who will and won't play for the Jets and Eagles?

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ: The Philadelphia Eagles and New York Jets have announced their game inactives prior to the two teams matchup Sunday afternoon. Per NFL regulations, only 46 players on a team's 53-man roster may dress on game day. 

For the Jets, the team will sit receiver Chris Owusu (knee,) cornerback Darrin Walls (hamstring,) outside linebacker Trevor Reilly (finger,) offensive guard Jarvis Harrison (coach's decision,) offensive tackle Ben Ijalana (coach's decision,) receiver Eric Decker (knee) and nose tackle Deon Simon (coach's decision.)

Receiver Devin Smith will make his Jets debut having full recovered from a rib injury and will start in place of Decker. Quarterback Geno Smith is also active, along with running back Chris Ivory and cornerback Darrelle Revis

For the Eagles, the team will not play quarterback Thad Lewis, receiver Josh Huff, running back Demarco Murray, linebacker Kiko Alonso, defensive end Cedric Thornton, linebacker Mychal Kendricks and defensive end Taylor Hart. 

 

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 (connor_j_hughes@yahoo.com)


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