Lions cornerbacks Chris Houston (toe) and Darius Slay (knee), quarterback Kellen Moore, running back Mikel Leshoure, guard Rodney Austin, center Leroy Harris and offensive tackle Jason Fox were declared inactive for the game vs. Baltimore.
Players listed by the Lions as inactives for their Thanksgiving afternoon game vs. the Packers include: Receiver Michael Spurlock, quarterback Kellen Moore, cornerback Chris Houston, running back Mikel Leshoure and offensive linemen Leroy Harris, Rodney Austin and Corey Hilliard.
Darius Slay will start at cornerback in place of Houston.
The Lions made several more cuts Saturday in an effort to pare down their roster to 53 players. The following players were released: OL Rodney Austin; OL Xavier Proctor; LB Brandon Hepburn; CB Ron Bartell; P Blake Clingan; WR Matt Willis; S Tyrell Johnson; RB Steven Miller; and OL Jake Scott