Prior to each game, a list of inactive players is released for each team. There are several reasons for a player to be placed on the list. These reasons included injuries, lack of roster space, and coaching decisions.
Here’s the list of Cowboy players “inactive” for tonight’s game: Stephen McGee, Felix Jones, Daniel Loper, Clifton Geathers, David Arkin, Josh Brent, and Kevin Kowalski.
Here’s the list of Eagles players “inactive” for tonight’s game: Dion Lewis, Curtis Marsh, Jarrad Page, Keenan Clayton, Julian Vandervelde, Winston Justice, and Phillip Hunt.