Seahawks’ Russell Okung inactive vs. Cowboys

Sep 16, 2012, 12:09 PM | Updated: 12:29 pm

By Brady Henderson

Seahawks left tackle Russell Okung is inactive for Seattle’s Week 2 matchup against Dallas due to a bone bruise in his left knee.

Okung sustained the injury in the opener and was limited in practice for much of last week. Coach Pete Carroll said he’d be a game-time decision.

Veteran Frank Omiyale will start in Okung’s place.

Tight end Zach Miller (foot) and receiver Sidney Rice (knee) are both active despite some uncertainty early last week about their availability. Carroll said Friday that both were expected to play.

As expected, receiver Charly Martin is inactive after bruising his lung in the opener.

The rest of the Seahawks’ inactives: RB Kregg Lumpkin, SS Winston Guy, CB Jeremy Lane, G James Carpenter, and DT Jaye Howard.

Dallas’ inactives: WR Cole Beasley, WR Andre Holmes, CB Mario Butler, S Matt Johnson, LB Kyle Wilbur, C Phil Costa, and NT Jay Ratliff.

For those of you who are wondering, the Seahawks are wearing blue tops and blue pants, the same combination they wore in both of their home preseason games.

Here is the link to our live chat, which we’ll start a few minutes before kickoff.

Seattle Seahawks

Seahawks Raiders...
Brandon Gustafson

‘Terribly frustrating’: Seahawks’ LOS woes continue vs Raiders

The Seahawks came back from the bye week but the struggles that plagued them against Tampa Bay were even worse vs Las Vegas.
22 hours ago
Seahawks Raiders...
SeattleSports.com Staff

Seahawks Instant Reaction: Seattle Sports on OT loss to Raiders

The voices of Seattle Sports react to the Seahawks' shocking 40-34 overtime loss to the Las Vegas Raiders at Lumen Field on Sunday.
22 hours ago
Josh Jacobs Seahawks Raiders...
The Associated Press

Seahawks stumble again, Jacobs sprints Raiders to 40-34 OT win

Josh Jacobs sprinted 86 yards for a game-ending touchdown and Las Vegas won in overtime for the second straight week, beating the Seahawks 40-34.
22 hours ago
Russell Wilson Broncos Panthers...
The Associated Press

Tempers flare on sideline in latest loss for Russell Wilson’s Broncos

Denver's frustration was evident in the fourth quarter when QB Russell Wilson and DL Mike Purcell exchanged words on the sideline.
22 hours ago
Seahawks throwback announcement...
Brent Stecker

Seahawks announce 90s throwback uniforms for 2023 season

The Seahawks made an announcement Sunday at Lumen Field sure to make many fans happy. Next year, they'll be turning the clock back with one of their uniform sets.
22 hours ago
Seahawks Tre Brown...
Brandon Gustafson

Huard: What Tre Brown brings to the Seahawks’ cornerback room

Tre Brown, a 2021 fourth-round pick, could see his first action of 2022 for the Seahawks on Sunday against the Raiders following recovery from a knee injury.
2 days ago
Seahawks’ Russell Okung inactive vs. Cowboys