WR Rice inactive again

The Vikings deactivated WR Sidney Rice for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions as he continues to work his way back from a knee injury.

Vikings WR Sidney Rice is inactive again with his knee injury, and safety Madieu Williams remains inactive with his neck injury.

Also inactive for the Vikings are John David Booty (third QB), FBs Thomas Tapeh and Jeff Dugan, OL Drew Radovich and Marcus Johnson, and DT Letroy Guion. LB Erin Henderson, who didn't practice until Friday because of a concussion on Monday night, is active.

For the Lions, QB Jon Kitna is inactive with his back injury. Former Vikings QB Drew Henson is the third QB for Detroit behind Dan Orlovsky and Drew Stanton. Also inactive are LB Gilbert Gardner, G Stephen Peterman, T Damion Cook, DT Andre Fluellen, DE Kaika Alama-Francis and DT Landon Cohen.

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