Key starters for Giants, Eagles return for showdown

The Eagles will have WR DeSean Jackson and CB Asante Samuel in the lineup for Sunday’s NFC East showdown with the Giants.

Samuel is active after missing three games with a knee injury, and Jackson was limited at practice this week with a foot injury.

Eagles OT Winston Justice is inactive, however, and will miss his second consecutive game with a knee injury.

For the Giants, center Shaun O’Hara, LB Michael Boley (shoulder) and OT Shawn Andrews are active. O’Hara returns after missing six games with a foot injury. Andrews missed three games with a back problem.

Full inactives list:

Mike Kafka (No. 3 QB)
CB Brandon Hughes
LB Stewart Bradley
LB Keenan Clayton
OT Austin Howard
LB Derrick Burgess
OT Winston Justice
TE Garrett Mills

WR Darius Reynaud
DB Michael Coe
TE Jake Ballard
G Mitch Petrus
OT Jamon Meredith
WR Devin Thomas
DE Alex Hall
DT Linval Joseph

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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