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Sunday, October 5, 2008
Pass rusher Green inactive for 49ers

By Mike Sando
ESPN.com

Posted by ESPN.com's Mike Sando

SAN FRANCISCO -- The 49ers have named pass rusher Roderick Green inactive for their game against the Patriots. Cornerback Reggie Smith, cornerback Shawntae Spencer, linebacker Ahmad Brooks, offensive lineman Cody Wallace, tackle Jonas Jennings and linebacker Manny Lawson are also inactive. Jamie Martin is again the third quarterback.

Green had two sacks through the 49ers' first four games this season. I did not seem him mentioned among injured players.

The Patriots' inactive players: receiver Kelley Washington, receiver Maurice Price, cornerback Lewis Sanders, linebacker Eric Alexander, offensive lineman Dan Connolly, offensive lineman Wesley Britt and linebacker Shawn Crable. Matt Gutierrez is the third quarterback.