Jaguars sit 3 starters, Johnson active for Titans

Titans running back Chris Johnson is active against

Jacksonville, while the battered Jaguars are sitting three starters

against Tennessee.

Jacksonville deactivated right tackle Guy Whimper, defensive end

Matt Roth and safety Dwight Lowery. Cameron Bradfield is getting

his second career start at right tackle, while Leger Douzable

starts for Roth. Akwasi Owusu-Ansah is starting at safety for

Lowery. The Jaguars have placed 23 players on injured reserve this

season, an NFL high.

The Titans deactivated newly signed fullback Quinn Johnson along

with linebacker Gerald McRath (left knee/ankle), center Kevin

Matthews, defensive end William Hayes, defensive tackle Zach

Clayton and offensive tackle Byron Stingily.

The Jaguars also deactivated Dan LeFevour, running back Deji

Karim, cornerback Robert McClain and receiver Cecil Shorts.