One half of the Vikings' defensive tackle tandem was not available for Sunday's game, as Pat Williams was among Minnesota's inactives. For the Eagles, tight end L.J. Smith was among the inactives.
Williams missed two games with a fractured shoulder and had hoped to return for this first-round playoff game. Minnesota's defensive line was also without defensive end Ray Edwards, who was sidelined with a knee injury. Edwards started 15 games during the regular season and had 54 tackles and five sacks.
Here is the full list of inactive players for both teams.
MINNESOTATight end Garrett Mills, linebacker Dontarrious Thomas, offensive tackle Marcus Johnson, wide receiver Darius Reynaud, defensive Ray Edwards, defensive tackle Pat Williams, defensive tackle Letroy Guion. John David Booty is the team's third quarterback.
PHILADELPHIARunning back Lorenzo Booker, lineabacker Joe Mays, defensive end Bryan Smith, tackle Chris Patrick, offensive guard Shawn Andrews, tight end L.J. Smith, defensive end Victor Abiamiri. A.J. Feeley is the team's third quarterback.