Jones said earlier in the week that he might be able to play if it were the Super Bowl.
Jones was listed as doubtful for Sunday night’s game against the Minnesota Vikings. He has not practiced since he sustained a sprained left knee on Oct. 13 against the Baltimore Ravens -- the same game in which receiver Randall Cobb sustained a fractured fibula that landed him on the injured reserve/designated to return.
Linebacker Nick Perry, who returned to practice on Friday, and was listed as questionable also will not play. Perry’s return to practice was a surprise.
Here’s the full inactive list: