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Friday, August 26, 2011
Those unlikely to play vs. Lions

By Mike Reiss

When projecting which banged-up players might suit up in Saturday night's game against the Lions, it could be broken down into two categories -- "highly unlikely" and "reasonable chance."

Those who are highly unlikely have not practiced all week. Those in the reasonable chance category returned to practice this week, giving them a chance to take the field.

Highly unlikely
CB Leigh Bodden
DL Ron Brace (active/PUP)
OL Marcus Cannon (active/non-football injury list)
DE/OLB Jermaine Cunningham
DL Brandon Deaderick (active/PUP)
RB Kevin Faulk (active/PUP)
LB Dane Fletcher
RB/FB Eric Kettani
RB Stevan Ridley
LB Brandon Spikes
LB Jeff Tarpinian
C/G Ryan Wendell
CB Malcolm Williams
DL Mike Wright

Reasonable chance
S Josh Barrett
CB Ras-I Dowling
DL Shaun Ellis
LB Gary Guyton
DL Albert Haynesworth
TE Lee Smith
OL Nate Solder
RB Shane Vereen
RB Danny Woodhead