Commentary

Week 1 inactives

Updated: September 7, 2008, 4:02 PM ET
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

Panthers vs. Chargers

QB Matt Moore, WR Ryne Robinson, S C.J. Wilson, LB James Anderson, LB Donte Curry, G Mackenzy Bernadeau, DE Hilee Taylor, T Frank Omiyale

QB Charlie Whitehurst (third quarterback), CB DeJuan Tribble, LB Anthony Waters, C Nick Hardwick, T Marcus McNeill, WR Buster Davis, TE Kris Wilson, DT Brandon McKinney.

Cardinals vs. 49ers

QB Brian St. Pierre, RB J.J. Arrington, OT Brandon Keith, DT Alan Branch, WR Early Doucet, TE Jerame Tuman, DT Gabe Watson.

QB Alex Smith, CB Marcus Hudson, CB Tarell Brown, CB Reggie Smith, LB Ahmad Brooks, C Cody Wallace, G Chilo Rachal, LB Tully Banta-Cain.

Cowboys vs. Browns

CB Terence Newman, WR Sam Hurd, WR Miles Austin, DE Courtney Brown, G Kyle Kosier, G Montrae Holland, LB Anthony Spencer.

WR Josh Cribbs, S Brodney Pool, OT Ryan Tucker, C Rex Hadnot, LB Kris Griffin, DT Ahtyba Rubin and TE Martin Rucker. Ken Dorsey is the third quarterback.

Jets vs. Dolphins

QB Brett Ratliff, WR David Clowney, QB Erik Ainge, CB Justin Miller, OL Robert Turner, DE Kareem Brown, WR Marcus Henry, LB Kenwin Cummings.

QB John Beck, DL Lionel Dotson, CB Michael Lehan, RB Jalen Parmele, OL Nate Garner, OL Shawn Murphy, WR Ernest Wilford, DE Rodrique Wright.

Buccaneers vs. Saints

OG Davin Joseph, LB Geno Hayes, DL Greg Peterson, OL James Lee, QB Josh Johnson, QB Luke McCown, RB Michael Bennett, WR Michael Clayton.

RB Aaron Stecker, DL Hollis Thomas, OT Jermon Bushrod, LB Mark Simoneau, CB Mike McKenzie, WR Robert Meachem, LB Troy Evans, CB Usama Young.

Bengals vs. Ravens

Jordan Palmer is the third quarterback. S Chinedum Ndukwe (knee), S Corey Lynch, OL Frank Davis, WR Andre Caldwell (foot), DT Pat Sims (toe) and DT Jason Shirley.

OT Willie Anderson, CB Evan Oglesby, LB Tavares Gooden, OT Oniel Cousins, OL David Hale, WR Marcus Smith and WR Demetrius Williams.

Lions vs. Falcons

QB Drew Stanton, CB Ramzee Robinson, DL Landon Cohen, LB Gilbert Gardner, DE Ikaika Alama-Francis, OL Manual Ramirez.

QB D.J. Shockley, CB Domonique Foxworth, LB Tony Gilbert, DE Simon Frazier, OL Quinn Ojinnaka, DT Jason Jefferson, TE Martrez Miller.

Texans vs. Steelers

DB Eugene Wilson, FS Dominique Barber, LB Xavier Adibi, G Kasey Studdard, OT Rashad Butler, DT Tim Bulman, DL Earl Cochran, DT Frank Okam.

Dennis Dixon (3rd QB), DE Orpheus Roye, OT Tony Hills, LB Bruce Davis, TE Sean McHugh, RB Gary Russell CB Anthony Smith, WR Limas Sweed.

Rams vs. Eagles

WR Donnie Avery, RB Brian Leonard, S Brannon Condren, LB David Vobora, OL Roy Schuening, T John Greco, DE Eric Moore.

LB Joe Mays, DE Bryan Smith, OL Winston Justice, OL Mike McGlynn, WR Kevin Curtis, WR Reggie Brown, DE Victor Abiamiri.

Chiefs vs. Patriots

WR Maurice Price, RB Kolby Smith, LB Napoleon Harris, OG Brian De La Puente, OT Barry Richardson, WR Will Franklin, DT T.J. Jackson, Tyler Thigpen is the third QB.

TE Benjamin Watson, OLB Shawn Crable, OT Wesley Britt, C/G Dan Connolly, WR C.J. Jones, WR Sam Aiken, DL Le Kevin Smith, QB Kevin O'Connell (3rd quarterback).

Seahawks vs. Bills

QB Charlie Frye, RB Justin Forsett, T Sean Locklear, WR Deion Branch, WR Bobby Engram, OL Mansfield Wrotto, DE Baraka Atkins, K Brandon Coutu.

QB Gibran Hamdan, DT John McCargo, CB Reggie Corner, DE Chris Ellis, WR Steve Johnson, TE Derek Fine, TE Matt Murphy, OL Demetrius Bell.

Jaguars vs. Titans

WR Jerry Porter, DT Derek Landri, T Charles Spencer, CB Scott Starks, RB Chauncey Washington, CB Isaiah Gardner, C Brad Meester, WR Mike Walker.

Clint Ingram, Richard Collier's best friend, starts at linebacker instead of Justin Durant.

CB Renaldo Hill, RB Quinton Ganther, RB Chris Henry, LB Stanford Keglar, OL Mike Otto, TE Dwayne Blakely, WR Lavelle Hawkins, DE William Hayes.

John Clayton

NFL senior writer