Despite an illness that prevented him from practicing late in the week, free safety Brian Dawkins was active for Sunday's game. Receivers Kevin Curtis and Hank Baskett, both inactive with injuries a week ago, were also active for Sunday's game against Dallas.
Second-year tight end Brent Celek started in place of L.J. Smith, who was inactive for the game. Other Eagles' inactives included running back Lorenzo Booker, linebacker Joe Mays, defensive end Bryan Smith, offensive tackle Chris Patrick, offensive guard Shawn Andrews and defensive end Victor Abiamiri. A.J. Feeley was designated the third quarterback. Nick Cole started in place of Andrews.
For Dallas, Cory Procter started at left guard in place of Montrae Holland, while Roy Williams started in place of Patrick Crayton.
In addition to Holland, Dallas' inactives included quarterback Brooks Bollinger, cornerback Alan Ball, safety Courtney Brown, running back Alonzo Coleman, tight end Rodney Hannah, linebacker Bobby Carpenter and guard Joe Berger.