Inactives: Falcons wide receiver Roddy White will start vs. Giants




Falcons wide receiver Roddy White will start against the Giants today, according to the team.

White suffered a knee injury against Carolina and did not practice at all last week. White has not missed a game since being drafted out of Alabama-Birmingham in 2005.

He has 77 catches for 1,140 yards and five touchdowns this season.

Falcons safety William Moore (hamstring) was declared in active for the game. Veteran Chris Hope will make his second straight start for Moore. Rookie Charles Mitchell, who has played sparingly this season, will back up Thomas DeCoud and Hope.

The other inactives for the game are quarterback Dominique Davis, wide receiver Tim Toone, guard Phillipkeith Manley, guard Harland Gunn, defensive end Lawrence Sidbury and tight end Chase Coffman.

The Giants inactives are cornerback Prince Amukamara, safety Kenny Phillips, safety Tyler Sash, running back Ahmad Bradshaw, defensive end Adewale Ojomo, tight end Adrien Robinson and defensive tackle Marvin Austin.

Rookie Jayron Hosley will start at right cornerback for Amukamara. Rookie David Wilson will start at running back for Bradshaw.

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6 comments Add your comment

JSS

December 16th, 2012
11:31 am

Come on with those famous words: “Inactive – Lawrence Sidbury”

old falc

December 16th, 2012
12:03 pm

I thought maybe the falcons had a plan or a supprise in the game today. but after seeing the inactive list, the only one they fooled was ME

Sly Ty

December 16th, 2012
12:58 pm

@old falc, the birds will surprise all of the negative ESPN analyst as well with a thrashing of their precious New York Giants

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3:01 pm

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