Lions DT Fairley, TE Pettigrew among inactives

Defensive tackle Nick Fairley and tight end Brandon Pettigrew
were among the inactives for the Detroit Lions against Arizona on

Nose tackle Dan Williams was among the Cardinals’ players
sitting out the game.

Neither Fairley (shoulder) nor Pettigrew (ankle) practiced last
week and both had been listed as doubtful. Sammie Hill started in
place of Fairley and Will Heller was the starting tight end instead
of Pettigrew.

David Carter took over at nose tackle for Williams, who was
limited in practice on Friday with a groin injury and had been
listed as questionable.

Safety James Sanders (calf) and wide receiver Early Doucet
(concussion) also were inactive for Arizona.

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