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Calvin Johnson, Jordy Nelson and Ryan Tannehill are active in Week 9

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Pro Bowl wide receiver Calvin Johnson is active and will play for the Detroit Lions in Sunday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. A left knee injury had Johnson listed as "questionable" on the team's injury report, but he will go after testing the leg during pregame warmups.

Johnson leads the Lions with 41 receptions for 638 yards this season, but has one touchdown after scoring 16 times in 2011. Johnson may be relegated to a "passing situations only" role, which would be a dramatic departure from how he's been used in the Lions' offense. Entering Sunday's action, Johnson had played in 97.33 percent of Detroit's offensive snaps, a percentage that ranked second among NFL wide receivers.

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson is active and listed as a starter today after missing last Sunday's win over the Jaguars with a hamstring injury. Meanwhile, Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill (knee) is active and starting against Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts.

Here's a full look at the NFL's early game inactive lists:

Denver Broncos at Cincinnati Bengals

Denver: QB Caleb Hanie, RB Knowshon Moreno, WR Andre Caldwell, TE Julius Thomas, G C.J. Davis, DT Sealver Siliga, CB Tracy Porter

Cincinnati: WR Marvin Jones, WR Ryan Whalen, TE Richard Quinn, DT Brandon Thompson, LB Roddrick Muckelroy, CB Jason Allen, S George Iloka

Baltimore Ravens at Cleveland Browns

Baltimore: RB Bobby Rainey, WR Deonte Thompson, TE Billy Bajema, G Ramon Harewood, DE Pernell McPhee, DL Bryan Hall, CB Asa Jackson

Cleveland: RB Brandon Jackson, FB Owen Marecic, WR Josh Cooper, G Jarrod Shaw, DT Ahytba Rubin, CB Dimitri Patterson, S Tashaun Gipson

Arizona Cardinals at Green Bay Packers

Arizona: QB Kevin Kolb, WR LaRon Byrd, TE Todd Heap, G Senio Kelemete, G Adam Snyder, LB Jamaal Westerman, CB Greg Toler

Green Bay: FB John Kuhn, WR Greg Jennings, DE Jerel Worthy, LB Nick Perry, LB Frank Zombo, CB Sam Shields, S Charles Woodson

Buffalo Bills at Houston Texans

Buffalo: QB Tarvaris Jackson, OT Erik Pears, DE Mark Anderson, LB Kirk Morrison, CB Terrence McGee, S Delano Howell, K John Potter

Houston: RB Ben Tate, OT Andrew Gardner, G Cory White, G Brandon Brooks, DL Terrell McClain, CB Roc Carmichael, CB Brandon Harris

Miami Dolphins at Indianapolis Colts

Miami: QB Pat Devlin, TE Michael Egnew, T Will Yeatman, DT Tony McDaniel, LB Josh Kaddu, CB Richard Marshall, S Anderson Russell

Indianapolis: WR Nathan Palmer, TE Coby Fleener, OT Tony Hills, DE Lawrence Guy, DE Clifton Geathers, CB Vontae Davis, CB Marshay Green

Detroit Lions at Jacksonville Jaguars

Detroit: QB Kellen Moore, WR Brian Robiskie, T Jason Fox, T Corey Hilliard, LB DeAndre Levy, S Louis Delmas, S Amari Spievey

Jacksonville: RB Maurice Jones-Drew, RB Montell Owens, FB Greg Jones, WR Anthony Armstrong, DT Jeris Pendelton, CB Rashean Mathis, S Dwight Lowery

Chicago Bears at Tennessee Titans

Chicago: WR Alshon Jeffery, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, TE Brody Eldridge, C/G Edwin Williams, DT Matt Toeania, DT Amobi Okoye, DE Cheta Ozouwgu

Tennessee: QB Jake Locker, WR Lavelle Hawkins, OT Byron Stingily, G Leroy Harris, DT DaJohn Harris, LB Patrick Bailey, LB Will Witherspoon

Carolina Panthers at Washington Redskins

Carolina: QB Jimmy Clausen, WR Brandon LaFell, WR Joe Adams, DE Antwan Applewhite, DE Thomas Keiser, CB Ron Parker, S D.J. Campbell

Washington: QB Rex Grossman, WR Pierre Garcon, G Maurice Hurt, G Adam Gettis, DE Doug Worthington, CB Richard Crawford, S Brandon Meriweather

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