Cromartie active for Cardinals, Long set for Rams

ST. LOUIS (AP) Cornerback Antonio Cromartie is active for the Arizona Cardinals against the St. Louis Rams.

Defensive end Chris Long is active for the Rams after being questionable with soreness in his surgically repaired left ankle. He was their only injury concern Thursday night.

Cromartie had been questionable with an ankle injury and was limited in practice the previous two days.

The Cardinals previously ruled out safety Tyrann Mathieu (thumb) and guard Paul Fanaika (ankle). Ted Larson moves to right guard in place of Fanaika and Jonathan Cooper starts at left guard.

Other Rams inactives: defensive back Lamarcus Joyner, cornerback Marcus Roberson, tight end Justice Cunningham, offensive tackle Brandon Washington, tight end Alex Bayer, defensive tackle Alex Carrington and defensive lineman Ethan Westbrooks.

Other Cardinals inactives: linebacker Kenny Demens, nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu, guard-center Anthony Steen and defensive ends Josh Mauro and Kareem Martin.


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