Falcons vs. Eagles: Atlanta's playoff inactives and starters announced prior to kickoff

Posted Jan 13, 2018

Atlanta announced its starting lineup and inactive players for today's playoff matchup.

PHILADELPHIA – The Falcons are one win away from making a return trip to the NFC Championship game for the second straight season. Standing in their way are the top-seeded Eagles, who boast one of the league’s most talented rosters.

Falcons head coach Dan Quinn said he was pleased with his team’s preparation this week, and Atlanta came through the week in good shape injury-wise heading into Saturday.

Ahead of kickoff, Atlanta announced its list of inactive players for the game as well as the starting lineup.




  • OL William Beatty
  • WR Marcus Johnson
  • CB Sidney Jones
  • DE Steven Means
  • DT Elijah Qualls
  • RB Wendell Smallwood
  • DT Destiny Vaeao

Falcons starters listed below have been designated as such on the game card given to the media prior to kickoff and may not reflect the actual personnel on the field at the start of the game.


Offense (position, number, player)


Special Teams

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