Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan dropping back against the Bucs. (Associated Press)
TAMPA – Tampa Bay cornerback Eric Wright and Atlanta defensive tackle Peria Jerry, who has started nine games this season, were declared inactive for Sunday’s game.
Jerry’s spot on the active roster was taken by rookie Travian Robertson. He has been active for six games, but has played just one, against San Diego on Sept. 23.
Other inactives included quarterback Dominique Davis, wide receiver Tim Toone, safety Charles Mitchell, guard Phillipkeith Manley, guard Harland Gunn and defensive end Lawrence Sidbury.
For Tampa Bay, running back Michael Smith, safety Cody Grimm, linebacker Najee Goode, guard/center Cody Wallace, wide receiver David and Douglas and defensive tackle Matt Masifilo.
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