Foote in; inactives listed
MINNEAPOLIS The good news for the Lions is that linebacker Larry Foote will start today against the Vikings. Foote had been hampered by a knee injury throughout the week.
As expected rookie DeAndre Levy will start for middle linebacker Ernie Sims (hamstring).
Other inactives for today are: DE Cliff Avril, DT Landon Cohen, CB Anthony Henry, RB Aaron Brown, T Ephraim Salaam and G Daniel Loper.