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Falcons WR White inactive again, Cardinals without RB Mendenhall

Atlanta wide receiver Roddy White and Arizona running back Rashard Mendenhall were inactive for Sunday's game between the Falcons and Cardinals.

White missed his second game in a row with ankle and hamstring problems. He had not missed a game in his NFL career before sitting out last week's victory over Tampa Bay.

Mendenhall, like White, had not practiced all week. The Arizona running back has a lingering toe injury.

As expected, Falcons running back Steven Jackson was active. He had been out since Week 2 with a hamstring injury.

Atlanta also was without starting left tackle Sam Baker, who had been listed as questionable with a knee injury. Lamar Holmes started for Baker.

Drew Davis took Roddy White's spot, while rookie Andre Ellington started for Mendenhall.