, defensive tackle
are active for the Ravens’ clash with the
Sunday night at Heinz Field.
Grubbs has not played since the season opener against the Steelers on Sept. 11 after straining ligaments in a toe on his right foot. He was limited in all three practices this past week and had been listed as questionable.
If Grubbs is active, it’s anticipated that he will start at left guard for
, who had made five consecutive starts at that position.
Ngata was limited in practice Friday after sitting out sessions on Wednesday and Thursday with what the team described as a thigh injury. The two-time Pro Bowler had been listed as probable.
Birk (neck) had been limited Wednesday and Thursday before fully participating in Friday’s session. He was also listed as probable.
Wide receiver/kick returner
(knee) and cornerback
(thigh) are active. Reed had been listed as questionable, while Gorrer had been probable.
The Ravens deactivated wide receivers
(left ankle) and rookie
, rookie running back
(thigh), tight end
and rookie cornerback
Rookie wide receiver
will make his sixth consecutive start for Evans.
, who had been promoted from the practice squad to the active roster after the team waived cornerback
Saturday, is active.
Pittsburgh will play without two starting linebackers in
(strained left hamstring) and
(torn calf muscle).
will fill in for Woodley and Farrior, respectively.
But outside linebacker
(fractured orbital bone) is active. He was listed as probable after being upgraded from limited to full participation Friday.
Starting wide receiver
) IS also active after being listed as questionable Friday.
In addition to Woodley and Farrior, the Steelers scratched wide receiver
(knee/death of mother), center
, nose tackle
and offensive tackle