Week 6 of the 2013 NFL season officially kicked off with Thursday Night Football, as the Chicago Bears beat the reeling New York Giants. In addition to this prime-time matchup, the focus of football fans has shifted to the injury reports and which top stars find themselves on the inactive list this week.
The injuries to star players are beginning to add up around the league. Whether you’re a diehard fan of your favorite team or an avid fantasy football player looking to make that last-second move, we have all the updates here.
Below we'll check up on the status of some notable banged-up players and get you set for Week 6 with a complete list of inactives.
David Wilson, RB, New York Giants
New York Giants running back David Wilson was officially listed as inactive, per the team's official inactive list.
Martellus Bennett, TE, Chicago Bears
Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett (knee) played Thursday night after coming into the week as a game-time decision, per the team's official inactive list.
Calvin Johnson, WR, Detroit Lions
While Detroit Lions fans and fantasy owners have been panicking with wide receiver Calvin Johnson (knee) missing last week’s game, the star will be active Sunday, according to the team’s official inactive list.
Rob Gronkowski, TE, New England Patriots
Despite once again practicing all week, New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will not play in Week 6, according to the team’s official inactive list. Fantasy owners should adjust their rosters accordingly.
Michael Vick, QB, Philadelphia Eagles
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick is out for Sunday’s game, according to the team’s inactive list. Backup Nick Foles will get the start against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Full Inactives List
Inactive lists will be updated as they become available via NFL.com.
Indianapolis at San Diego
Colts: S LaRon Landry, RB Dan Herron, LB Kavell Conner, C Khaled Holmes, OT Xavier Nixon, LB Bjoern Werner, DT Montori Hughes
Chargers: LB Donald Butler, LB Jarret Johnson, G Chad Rinehart, S Brandon Taylor, OT Mike Remmers, DE Lawrence Guy
Washington at Dallas
Redskins: QB Rex Grossman, RB Chris Thompson, G Josh LeRibeus, DT Chris Neild, LB Brandon Jenkins, S Baccari Rambo, S Jordan Pugh
Cowboys: RB Lance Dunbar, TE Andre Smith, OT Darrion Weems, C/G David Arkin, C/G Phil Costa, DE Edgar Jones, CB Chris Greenwood
Jacksonville at Denver
Jaguars: QB Blaine Gabbert, WR Stephen Burton, CB Dwayne Gratz, TE Marcedes Lewis, DE Jeremy Mincey, OL Jacques McClendon, OL DeMarcus Love.
Broncos: QB Zac Dysert, RB C.J. Anderson, CB Tony Carter, LB Wesley Woodyard, OL John Moffitt, T Winston Justice, DE Robert Ayers.
Tennessee at Seattle
Titans: QB Jake Locker, RB Shonn Greene, CB Blidi Wreh-Wilson, LB Zaviar Gooden, LB Patrick Bailey, C Brian Schwenke, OT Byron Stingly
Seahawks: LB Bobby Wagner, TE Zach Miller, OT Breno Giacomini, QB B.J. Daniels, RB Spencer Ware, OT Caylin Hauptmann, DE Benson Mayowa.
Arizona at San Francisco
Cardinals: QB Ryan Lindley, RB Ryan Williams, LB Kevin Minter, LB Kenny Demens, T Bobby Massie, TE Tony Jefferson, DE Ronald Talley.
49ers: QB McLeod Bethel-Thompson, RB LaMichael James, WR/TE Chris Harper, WR Quinton Patton, G Joe Looney, LB Jermaine Cunningham, CB Nnamdi Asomugha.
New Orleans at New England
Saints: WR Lance Moore, RB Mark Ingram, CB Rod Sweeting, S Roman Harper, T Zach Strief, DT Tyrunn Walker, LB Martez Wilson.
Patriots: TE Rob Gronkowski, WR Matthew Slater, G Chris Barker, WR Josh Boyce, S Tavon Wilson, DT Tommy Kelly, RB Leon Washington.
Cincinnati at Buffalo
Bengals: CB Brandon Ghee, RB Rex Burkhead, CB Chris Lewis-Harris, OL Mike Pollak, OL Tanner Hawkinson, WR Ryan Whalen, DE Margus Hunt.
Bills: QB EJ Manuel, WR Stevie Johnson, CB Ron Brooks, CB Justin Rogers, CB Brandon Burton, OL Antoine McClain, LB Ty Powell.
Detroit at Cleveland
Lions: WR Nate Burleson, QB Kellen Moore, CB Jonte Green, RB Theo Riddick, G Leroy Harris, OT Jason Fox, TE Tony Scheffler.
Browns: WR Charles Johnson, OL Patrick Lewis, OL Martin Wallace, OL Garrett Gilkey, TE Keavon Milton, DE Billy Winn, LB Jabaal Sheard.
Oakland at Kansas City
Raiders: S Tyvon Branch, LB Kaluka Maiava, OL Stefan Wisniewski, OL Menelik Watson, WR Juran Criner, DT Christo Bilukdi, DT Daniel Muir.
Chiefs: QB Tyler Bray, CB Brandon Flowers, LB Dezman Moses, OL Eric Kush, OL Rishaw Johnson, TE Anthony Fasano, DL Jaye Howard.
Carolina at Minnesota
Panthers: WR Marvin McNutt; CB D.J. Moore; CB Josh Norman; RB Kenjon Barner; SS Robert Lester; G Amili Silatolu; DT Dwan Edwards.
Pittsburgh at New York Jets
Jets: QB Brady Quinn, WR Santonio Holmes, CB Dee Milliner, LB Troy Davis, WR Michael Campbell, OT Ben Ijalana, OT Oday Aboushi.
Steelers: QB Landry Jones, WR Markus Wheaton, RB Isaac Redman, LB Chris Carter, G Cody Wallace, OT Mike Adams, DT Hebron Fangupo.
Philadelphia at Tampa Bay
Buccaneers: WR Mike Williams, G Carl Nicks, CB Michael Adams, CB Rashaan Melvin, DE Trevor Scott, DE William Gholston.
Eagles: CB Shaun Prater, CB Jordan Poyer, T Matt Tobin, T Dennis Kelly, DE Damion Square, TE Emil Igwenagu, TE James Casey.
Green Bay at Baltimore
Packers: CB Jarrett Bush, CB Casey Hayward, RB James Starks, LB Clay Matthews, LB Brad Jones, G Greg Van Roten, DE Josh Boyd.
Ravens: NT Terrence Cody, G/T Jah Reid, C/G Ryan Jensen, OT Bryant McKinnie, WR Brandon Stokley, OLB John Simon, DT Marcus Spears.
St. Louis at Houston
Texans: QB Case Keenum, RB Cierre Wood, ILB Tim Dobbins, OT Andrew Gardner, OG Cody White, DE Sam Montgomery, DE Tim Jamison.
Rams: CB Cortland Finnegan, OL Barrett Jones, OG Brandon Washington, DT Matt Conrath, OT Mike Person, OT Rodger Saffold, DE Gerald Rivers.
Thursday Night Football
New York at Chicago
Giants: RB David Wilson, CB Corey Webster, C David Baas, TE Adrien Robinson, CB Jayron Hosley, S Cooper Taylor, QB Ryan Nassib.
Bears: OT James Brown, TE Steve Maneri, DT Stephen Paea, OT Jonathan Scott, CB Charles Tillman, FS Anthony Waters, DE Cornelius Washington.