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Sunday, December 14, 2008
Jackson will start for Minnesota

By Kevin Seifert
ESPN.com

Posted by ESPN.com's Kevin Seifert

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Quarterback Gus Frerotte is among Minnesota's eight inactive players, confirming the week-long belief that Tarvaris Jackson will start against Arizona.

Rookie John David Booty, a fifth-round draft pick from USC, will be the No. 2 quarterback. Frerotte is officially the No. 3 quarterback, meaning he would be eligible to play if both Frerotte and Booty are forced out of the game.

The Vikings' other seven inactive players:

Ryan Cook will start at right tackle in place of Hicks.