The Raiders made the moves Saturday, a day before playing their second game of the season against Miami.
Ford has been sidelined since the preseason with a Lisfranc injury to his left foot. He had surgery earlier this week. Bartell broke his shoulder blade in a season-opening loss to San Diego. Under a new NFL rule, Bartell is allowed to return to practice Oct. 27, and could play as early as Nov. 11 at Baltimore.