Dunlap, Royal, Johnson inactive for Chargers

Left tackle King Dunlap, wide receiver Eddie Royal and outside

linebacker Jarret Johnson are among the San Diego Chargers’

inactives for Sunday’s game against AFC North-leading


Additionally, cornerback Derek Cox has been benched in favor of

Richard Marshall. Cox had been benched three times in the previous

four games after giving up big plays.

Rookie D.J. Fluker was to start for Dunlap, who has a stinger.

Royal has toe and chest injuries, and Johnson a hand injury.

Bengals inactives are wide receiver Dane Sanzenbacher, running

back Rex Burkhead, safety Tony Dye, guard Kevin Zeitler, guard

Tanner Hawkinson, wide receiver Ryan Whalen and defensive tackle

Christo Bilukidi.

Mike Pollak was expected to start for Zeitler at right


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