NFL Inactives Tonight Week 14: Dalvin Cook active, Adam Thielen out for Thursday Night Football

Who are the Thursday Night Football Week 14 inactives as the Pittsburgh Steelers and Minnesota Vikings face off in a prime-time NFL contest?

Who are the NFL inactives for tonight’s Week 14’s Thursday Night Football matchup between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Minnesota Vikings? With injuries causing havoc and limited roster spots, who are the players that will not take the field for this crucial TNF matchup?

NFL Inactives for Thursday Night Football

With each team permitted to have 48 players dress for a game (but often having 53 or more players available), teams must name any above that 48-person threshold as inactives. Which players will not be active for this Steelers vs. Vikings matchup?

Pittsburgh Steelers Week 14 NFL Inactives

  • CB Joe Haden
  • QB Dwayne Haskins
  • RB Anthony McFarland
  • DT Carlos Davis
  • LB Robert Spillane
  • OL B.J. Finney
  • DE Isaiah Buggs

Minnesota Vikings Week 14 NFL Inactives

  • QB Kellen Mond
  • WR Adam Thielen
  • CB Harrison Hand
  • LB Chazz Surratt
  • LB Blake Lynch
  • T Christian Darrisaw
  • DE Tashawn Bower

Who was questionable heading into Thursday Night Football in Week 14?

The injury report for this Week 14 was littered with big names on both sides. All the focus was on the offense for the home team, with both Adam Thielen and Dalvin Cook on the injury report. However, another crucial offensive injury was that to rookie OT Christian Darrisaw.

The defensive side of the ball also had plenty of players listed. Linebackers Anthony Barr, Ryan Connelly, and Eric Kendricks were all limited Monday before returning to practice Tuesday. In the secondary, CBs Patrick Peterson, Mackensie Alexander, and Bashaud Breeland were all listed on the injury report but were full participants throughout.

Minnesota Vikings Final Injury Report for Week 14

  • WR Adam Thielen | Ankle (Out)
  • OT Christian Darrisaw | Ankle (Out)
  • RB Dalvin Cook | Shoulder (Questionable)
  • LB Blake Lynch | Hip (Questionable)
  • S Camryn Bynum | Ankle (Questionable)
  • LB Anthony Barr | Knee/Hamstring
  • LB Ryan Connelly | Quadriceps
  • CB Mackensie Alexander | Ribs
  • LB Eric Kendricks | Biceps
  • CB Bashaud Breeland | Groin
  • CB Patrick Peterson | Not Injury Related

Pittsburgh Steelers Final Injury Report for Week 14

  • CB Joe Haden | Foot (Out)
  • LB Robert Spillane | Knee (Out)
  • OL B.J. Finney | Back (Out)
  • DE Isaiah Buggs | Ankle (Out)
  • QB Ben Roethlisberger | Pectoral/Right Shoulder
  • WR Chase Claypool | Toe
  • OL Trai Turner | Coaches decision
  • DT Cameron Heyward | Coaches decision

It was an all-or-nothing situation for the Steelers this week. They will be without their lead CB with Joe Haden absent. However, there was good news on the offense as both Ben Roethlisberger and Chase Claypool returned to the practice field Tuesday after sitting out Monday.

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