NFL Inactives Week 1

Tampa Bay Buccaneers
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Every Sunday, passionate fans from all 32 teams come together to root for their favorite squad, whether they’re at the game, tailgating, or watching from home.

But sometimes, that competitive edge is stifled by injuries. Big-name players go down, and suddenly, the playing field isn’t so level anymore. That’s why today, we’re going to take a look at some of the inactive players for Week 1 of the NFL season. These are guys who usually have a significant impact on their team but will be sidelined for various reasons. Here’s who you need to know about.

Atlanta Falcons

RB Tyler Allgeier
WR Damiere Byrd
OT Chuma Edoga
LB Nick Kwiatkoski
LB DeAngelo Malone

Baltimore Ravens

TE Nick Boyle
RB J.K. Dobbins
OT Daniel Faalele
DT Travis Jones
CB Marcus Peters
OT Ronnie Stanley

Buffalo Bills

OT Tommy Doyle
DE Shaq Lawson
CB Cam Lewis
TE Quintin Morris
WR Khalil Shakir

Carolina Panthers

DE Amare Barno
OG Cade Mays
DT Marquan McCall
LB Arron Mosby
WR Laviska Shenault
TE Stephen Sullivan

Chicago Bears

OG Ja’Tyre Carter
S Elijah Hicks
DE Kingsley Jonathan
WR Velus Jones
OG Alex Leatherwood
TE Trevon Wesco

Cincinnati Bengals

TE Devin Asiasi
OG Max Scharping
OT D’Ante Smith
DT Jay Tufele
RB Trayveon Williams

Cleveland Browns

OT Jack Conklin
OT Chris Hubbard
RB D’Ernest Johnson
S Richard LeCounte
QB Kellen Mond
DE Isaiah Thomas
WR Michael Woods

Detroit Lions

OG Tommy Kraemer
CB Chase Lucas
S Ifeatu Melifonwu
TE James Mitchell
LB Julian Okwara
DT Demetrius Taylor

Houston Texans

QB Kyle Allen
DT Thomas Booker
OT Austin Deculus
DE Rasheem Green
LB Jake Hansen
WR Tyler Johnson
LB Garret Wallow

Indianapolis Colts

QB Sam Ehlinger
CB Dallis Flowers
C Wesley French
LB Shaquille Leonard
WR Dezmon Patmon
OT Luke Tenuta

Jacksonville Jaguars

CB Montaric Brown
RB Snoop Conner
LB De’Shaan Dixon
WR Kendric Pryor
S Daniel Thomas

Los Angeles Rams

S Jake Gervase
WR Van Jefferson
CB Derion Kendrick
WR Lance McCutcheon
QB Bryce Perkins

Miami Dolphins

RB Salvon Ahmed
TE Tanner Conner
WR Erik Ezukanma
LB Trey Flowers
CB Noah Igbinoghene
S Eric Rowe
QB Skylar Thompson

New England Patriots

S Joshuah Bledsoe
OG Chasen Hines
LB Anfernee Jennings
DE Sam Roberts
RB Pierre Strong
CB Shaun Wade
QB Bailey Zappe

New Orleans Saints

CB Paulson Adebo
OG Wyatt Davis
DE Tanoh Kpassagnon
WR Tre’Quan Smith
TE Nick Vannett
RB Dwayne Washington

New York Jets

DE Bryce Huff
OT Conor McDermott
WR Denzel Mims
TE Jeremy Ruckert
QB Zach Wilson

Philadelphia Eagles

S Reed Blankenship
QB Ian Book
TE Grant Calcaterra
DE Tarron Jackson
RB Trey Sermon
OG Josh Sills

Pittsburgh Steelers

C Kendrick Green
DE Isaiahh Loudermilk
LB Mark Robinson
QB Mason Rudolph
WR Steven Sims

San Francisco 49ers

OG Daniel Brunskill
RB Tyrion Davis-Price
WR Danny Gray
TE George Kittle
QB Brock Purdy
DE Jordan Willis
OT Nick Zakelj

Washington Commanders

CB Tariq Castro-Fields
S Kamren Curl
QB Sam Howell
OG Chris Paul
TE Cole Turner

Injuries are always a part of football but they can have a major impact on how a game or even a season plays out. This week is no different as several high-profile players will be sitting out due to injuries. Be sure to keep an eye on these guys as the season progresses to see when they’ll make their return to the gridiron!