Jones, Weatherspoon active for Falcons vs. Bucs

Updated: November 25, 2012, 12:10 PM ET
Associated Press

TAMPA, Fla. -- Atlanta receiver Julio Jones and linebacker Sean Weatherspoon are active for Sunday's game against Tampa Bay after being limited in practice because of ankle injuries.

Jones has been bothered by a sore right ankle for the past two weeks. Weatherspoon returns for the first time since spraining his right ankle four weeks ago at Philadelphia.

Quarterback Dominique Davis, receiver Tim Toone, safety Charles Mitchell, guards Phillipkeith Manley and Harlan Gunn and defensive linemen Lawrence Sidbury and Peria Jerry are inactive for the Falcons.

Cornerback Eric Wright, running back Michael Smith, safety Cody Grimm, linebacker Najee Goode, center/guard Cody Wallace, receiver David Douglas and defensive tackle Matthew Masifilo are inactive for the Bucs.


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