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Xavier Rhodes Set To Make Season Debut

CB Xavier Rhodes (knee) is active today for the Vikings against the Panthers after suffering a knee injury prior to the season opener against the Titans which sidelined him for the first two games of the season.

However, cornerbacks Terence Newman and Trae Waynes will start. Also on defense, Shamar Stephen will start in place of Sharrif Floyd (knee) at defensive tackle.

On offense, T.J. Clemmings gets the start at left tackle in place of Matt Kalil (hip), while Matt Asiata replaces Adrian Peterson (knee) in the starting lineup.

TE MyCole Pruitt (knee), who was limited in practice all week and listed as questionable, is out again this week.

Here is the full list of inactive players for the Vikings:

WR Laquon Treadwell

RB Ronnie Hillman

LB Kentrell Brothers

C Nick Easton

DT Sharrif Floyd

TE MyCole Pruitt

The following players will be inactive for the Panthers:

WR Brenton Bersin

WR Damiere Byrd

CB Teddy Williams

RB Jonathan Stewart

LB Jeremy Cash

G Tyler Larsen

DE Ryan Delaire.

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