JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals are without both starting cornerbacks and two backups against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Starters Nate Clements and Leon Hall are inactive for Sunday’s game. So are backups Jason Allen and Dre Kirkpatrick. Terence Newman and Adam Jones will start against Jacksonville.
Running back Bernard Scott, linebacker Roddrick Muckelroy and receiver Ryan Whalen also are inactive for the Bengals.
The Jaguars have guard Eben Britton and right tackle Cam Bradfield back in the starting lineup after missing the past two games.
Jacksonville’s inactives are cornerback Kevin Rutland, linebacker Daryl Smith, linebacker Brandon Marshall, guard Herb Taylor, offensive tackle Daniel Baldridge, defensive end George Selvie and defensive tackle Jeris Pendleton.