Roddy White active for Falcons vs. Lions


Good news for Falcons fans: The list of active players for tonight’s game in Detroit includes Atlanta receiver Roddy White.

White didn’t practice this week and was listed as questionable with a knee injury, but White will play tonight against the Lions, in a game that has significant stakes for the Falcons: If they win, they clinch home-field advantage throughout the NFC playoffs.

The Falcons’ inactives are Domonique Davis, Tim Toone, William Moore, Phillipkeith Manley, Harland Gunn, Chase Coffman and Cliff Matthews.

The Lions’ inactives are Brandon Pettigrew, Ron Bartell, Ogemdi Nwagbuo, Jason Fox, Corey Hilliard, Ronnell Lewis and Kellen Moore.