"I'm trying to get in as good a shape as possible for next year and work on the things I need to work on to get back on the field," he said. "There's still healing going on. The wound has closed up completely, though.
"I've been working out for a couple of weeks. I'm feeling pretty good about it as far as the strength in my legs is returning. The symptoms going down my leg is gone. The surgery was a success."
Osemele started every game at right tackle as a rookie last year before moving this season to left guard, where he started seven games.
The rest of the inactives are running back
A back injury has probably knocked out
His absence will mark the end of a 23-game starting streak that began in Week 1 of his 2012 rookie year.
Osemele has started all 23 games since being selected by Baltimore in the second round of the 2012 draft.