Latest news, notes, and inactive lists for week-three of the NFL season.
Houston Texans: Inactives: OLB Antwan Peek
(knee), starting G Milford Brown, and RB Domanick Davis (hip). OL Todd Washington starts for Brown. DE Gary Walker (shoulder) is active and is expected
to start. K Kris Brown (groin) will start. Rookie RB Tony Hollings will back up
starting RB Stacey Mack.
City Chiefs: Inactives: CB William Bartee
(ankle). CB Dexter McCleon fills in. RB Priest Holmes (calf), DT John Browning
(toe), TE Tony Gonzalez (ankle), DE Vonnie Holliday (ribs), OT John Tait
(ankle), and S Greg Wesley (knee) will all start.
Pittsburgh Steelers: C Jeff Hartings (ankle), S Mike Logan (quadricep), and OLB Joey Porter (thigh) will all start. RB
Verron Haynes (knee) is
Cincinnati Bengals: Inactives:WR T.J. Houshmandzadeh
(hamstring) and RB Rudi Johnson (thigh). TE Matt Schobel (hamstring) is active.
RB Corey Dillon (knee) and CB Tory James (virus) will
Jacksonville Jaguars: Inactives: OLB Keith Mitchell
(neck) and backups CB Kiwaukee Thomas (groin) and WR Micah Ross (ankle). With
backup WR/KR/PR Jermaine Lewis (knee) placed on
Indianapolis Colts: Inactives: DE Dwight Freeney (ankle/abdomen) and
backups RB Dominic Rhodes (knee) and WR Brandon Stokley (hamstring). DE Chad Bratzke will start for Freeney. S Idrees Bashir (knee), CB Nick Harper
(back/knee), CB Walt Harris (knee), and C Jeff Saturday (back) will all start.
Minnesota Vikings: Inactives: WR D'Wayne Bates (foot)
and RB Doug Chapman (ankle). WR Kelly Campbell starts for Bates.
Detroit Lions: Inactives: DT Kelvin Pritchett and
WR Scotty Anderson. WR Az-Zahir Hakim (knee) will play. OT Stockar McDougle
(flu/illness) will start.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Inactives: WR
Joe Jurevicius (knee) and starting MLB
Shelton Quarles (forearm/elbow). WR Karl Williams will fill in as the third
receiver and LB Nate Webster starts again for Quarles. CB Ronde Barber
(hamstring), QB Brad Johnson (groin), DT Warren Sapp (knee), and DE Greg Spiers
(virus) will all start.
Atlanta Falcons: Inactives: WR Brian Finneran
(hand) and QB Michael Vick (leg) and WR LaTarence Dunbar (groin), S Kevin McCadam (hamstring), and CB Tod McBride (thumb). WR Quentin McCord starts for Finneran
again and backup QB Doug Johnson starts again for Vick. Ss Keion Carpenter
(hamstring) and Cory Hall (knee) will
Orleans Saints: Inactives: CB Dale Carter (eye),
OLB Sedrick Hodge (knee), DE Darren Howard (wrist), and DT Johnathan Sullivan
(knee). CB Fred Thomas starts for
Carter, LB Roger Knight starts for Hodge, DE Willie Whitehead starts for Howard,
and DT Kenny Smith starts Sullivan. FB Terrelle Smith (knee) will start. RB
Ki-Jana Carter was waived to make room for QB J.T. O'Sullivan who was re-signed.
England Patriots: Inactives: G Mike Compton (foot)
and ILB Ted Johnson (foot) are inactive. OLB Rosevelt Colvin (knee) is out for
the rest of the season so veteran DE/OLB Willie McGinest will start for him. FB
Fred McCrary (knee) is inactive. CB Larry Centers starts for him. Rookie C Dan Koppen starts for Damien Woody who will move to G to start for Mike Compton who
York Jets: Inactives: CB Donnie Abraham
(shoulder) and QB Chad Pennington (wrist) are inactive. CB Ray Mickens starts
for Abraham and QB Vinny Testaverde starts for Pennington.
Tennessee Titans: Inactives: TE Frank Wycheck
(concussion), and DT Albert Haynesworth (elbow). Backup TEs Shad Meier and Erron Kinney will fill in. DT James Atkins (shoulder) will start for Haynesworth. QB
Steve McNair (knee/finger) and G Benji Olson (knee) will start.