For the first time this season, the Buffalo Bills did not declare any players out of their lineup because of injury ahead of Sunday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers.
But that doesn’t mean the team is 100 percent healthy, either.
Defensive tackle Marcell Dareus is doubtful with a hamstring injury, meaning the Bills are likely to be without the Pro Bowler for the sixth straight game (the first four were because of suspension).
Assuming Dareus does sit, here is a look at who else could join him on the sideline:
• QB Cardale Jones – The rookie third-stringer has been inactive all season.
• RB Jonathan Williams – The rookie was inactive last week against Los Angeles. As long as the rest of the running backs on the roster are healthy, the Bills will have a decision to make each week between Williams and Reggie Bush.
• OL Gabe Ikard – His spot on the roster figures to be in jeopardy if the Bills need to make a move, because he’s way down the list of reserve interior linemen.
• OT Cyrus Kouandjio – He’s questionable with an ankle injury, but there’s no need to rush him back, particularly with Seantrel Henderson added to the active roster.
• CB Corey White – He’s questionable with a shoulder injury. The Bills should be able to get by with four cornerbacks against a weak San Francisco passing attack.
• C Patrick Lewis. He’s questionable with a knee injury, but would likely show up on this list even if he’s healthy because Ryan Groy is the Bills’ top reserve interior lineman.