- Associated Press - Sunday, January 3, 2016

The Green Bay Packers are missing starting left tackle David Bakhtiari and starting cornerback Sam Shields for Sunday night’s winner-take-all game against Minnesota.

Bakhtiari is inactive because of an ankle injury. The Packers didn’t announce who will replace Bakhtiari and protect Aaron Rodgers’ blindside. Don Barclay filled in for Bakhtiari last week and gave up four sacks and had three penalties. Shields has a concussion. Rookie Damarious Randall starts in his place.

The winner clinches the NFC North title. The loser settles for wild-card spot.

Green Bay gets starting defensive tackle B.J. Raji back after he suffered a concussion last week. Raji is an important part of Green Bay’s run defense that must contend with NFL leading rusher Adrian Peterson.

The Vikings will be without starting defensive tackle Linval Joseph, who has a foot injury.

Here are the inactives:

MINNESOTA AT GREEN BAY

Vikings: QB Taylor Heinicke, WR Charles Johnson, LB Brandon Watts, C Nick Easton, T Jeremiah Sirles, DE Zach Moore, DT Linval Joseph

Packers: QB Brett Hundley, CB LaDarius Gunter, CB Sam Shields, T David Bakhtiari, G Josh Walker, TE Justin Perillo, LB Jayrone Elliott

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TAMPA BAY AT CAROLINA

Buccaneers: QB Ryan Griffin, RB Mike James, LB Darius Eubanks, DE Kourtnei Brown, OT Gosder Cherilus, TE Tevin Westbrook, TE Brandon Myers.

Panthers: WR Ted Ginn Jr., RB Jonathan Stewart, FS Kurt Coleman, RB Fozzy Whittaker, WR Kevin Norwood, DE Ryan Delaire, LB David Mayo.

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SEATTLE AT ARIZONA

Seahawks: CB Tye Smith, RB Marshawn Lynch, S Kam Chancellor, G J.R. Sweezy, OT Russell Okung, TE Luke Willson, DT A.J. Francis.

Cardinals: QB Matt Barkley, CB Corey White, OLB Markus Golden, LB Shaq Riddick, OT D.J. Humphries, NT Xavier Williams, DT Josh Mauro.

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SAN DIEGO AT DENVER

Chargers: WR Stevie Johnson, CB Jason Verrett, TE Asante Cleveland, ILB Kavell Conner, G Orlando Franklin, T King Dunlap TE, Sean McGrath.

Broncos: QB Trevor Siemian, WR Bubba Caldwell, S/KR Omar Bolden, CB Lorenzo Doss, C Sam Brenner, G Robert Myers, NT Darius Kilgo.

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ST. LOUIS AT SAN FRANCISCO

Rams: RB Todd Gurley, DT Louis Trinca-Pasat, OL Andrew Donnal, OL Brian Folkerts, OL Isaiah Battle, DB Tye Hill.

49ers: WR DeAndrew White, S Jaquiski Tartt, G Brandon Thomas, C Marcus Martin, TE Je’Ron Hamm, DT Quinton Dial, LB Corey Lemonier.

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OAKLAND AT KANSAS CITY

Raiders: CB Dexter McDonald, CB SaQwan Edwards, LB John Lotulelei, S Tevin McDonald, OL Matt McCants, WR Rod Streater, TE Cabe Holmes.

Chiefs: QB Aaron Murray, S Husain Abdullah, LB Justin Houston, OT Jah Reid, DT David King, DL Rakeem Nunez-Roches.

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TENNESSEE AT INDIANAPOLIS

Titans: QB Marcus Mariota, WR Kendall Wright, WR Damaris Johnson, CB Blidi Wreh-Wilson, S Josh Aubrey, OT Taylor Lewan and DE Ropati Pitoitua

Colts: QB Stephen Morris, QB Matt Hasselbeck, QB Andrew Luck, S Winston Guy, LB Sio Moore, LB Trent Cole, DT Kelcy Quarles.

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NEW ORLEANS AT ATLANTA

Saints: WR Marques Colston, QB Garrett Grayson, LB Dannell Ellerbe, DT Kaleb Eullis, OT Terron Armstead, OT Andrus Peat, TE Josh Hill, TE Rashaun Allen

Falcons: RB Tevin Coleman, S Robenson Therezie, LB Tyler Starr, OG Ben Garland, OT Bryce Harris, TE D.J. Tialavea, DE Malliciah Goodman.

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JACKSONVILLE AT HOUSTON

Jaguars: RB T.J. Yeldon, CB Demetrius McCray, LB Telvin Smith, OT Jermey Parnell, WR Bryan Walters, TE Nic Jacobs, DE Chris Smith.

Texans: WR Cecil Shorts, S Rahim Moore, ILB Justin Tuggle, G Oday Aboushi, TE Garrett Graham, OLB Jadeveon Clowney, DE Jeoffrey Pagan.

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WASHINGTON AT DALLAS

Redskins: LB Perry Riley Jr., T Trent Williams, DE Jason Hatcher, S Dashon Goldson, QB Robert Griffin III, RB Matt Jones, CB Quinton Dunbar.

Cowboys: LB Sean Lee, CB Morris Claiborne, G La’el Collins, QB Jameill Showers, WR Rodney Smith, T Chaz Green, WR Vince Mayle.

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DETROIT AT CHICAGO

Lions: WR Corey Fuller, RB George Winn, C Braxton Cave, DT Khyri Thornton, OT Corey Robinson, DT Gabe Wright, DE Jason Jones.

Bears: WR Eddie Royal, CB Jacoby Glenn, C Hroniss Grasu, OT Tayo Fabuluje, TE Zach Miller, DE Jarvis Jenkins, DL Terry Williams.

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BALTIMORE AT CINCINNATI

Ravens: QB Jimmy Clausen, CB Tray Walker, CB Sheldon Price, CB Jumal Rolle, DB Jermaine Whitehead, LB Albert McClellan, DE Kapron Lewis-Moore.

Bengals: QB Andy Dalton, WR Mario Alford, OT Eric Winston, HB Ryan Hewitt, DT Marcus Hardison, DT Pat Sims, DE Will Clarke.

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NEW YORK JETS AT BUFFALO

Bills: QB Josh Johnson, WR Dez Lewis, RB LeSean McCoy, LB Nigel Bradham, DE Max Valles, DT T.J. Barnes, DE Lavar Edwards.

Jets: QB Bryce Petty, RB Bilal Powell, CB Dee Milliner, S Dion Bailey, LB Taiwan Jones, RG Dakota Dozier and LB Josh Martin.

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NEW ENGLAND AT MIAMI

Dolphins: QB Logan Thomas, CB Jamar Taylor, C Mike Pouncey, LB Jelani Jenkins, G Shelley Smith, T Ja’Wuan James, DT Earl Mitchell.

Patriots: DE Chandler Jones, WR Julian Edelman, LB Dont’a Hightower, T Sebastian Vollmer, DL Sealver Siliga, DB Justin Coleman, LB Jonathan Freeny.

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PITTSBURGH AT CLEVELAND

Steelers: QB Mike Vick, WR Sammie Coates, CB Droan Grant, RB Jordan Todman, LB L.J. Fort, OT Byron Stingily, DE L.T. Walton.

Browns: QB Johnny Manziel, WR Marlon Moore, DB Tramon Williams, RB Glenn Winston, DB Charles Gaines, WR Dwayne Bowe, LB Armonty Bryant.

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PHILADELPHIA AT NEW YORK GIANTS

Eagles: QB Thad Lewis, WR Jonathan Krause, WR Seyi Ajirotutu, CB Byron Maxwell, DB Jaylen Watkins, LB Steven Means, G/T Tanner Hawkinson.

Giants: WR Dwayne Harris, WR Geremy Davis, S Cooper Taylor, S Craig Dahl, T Emmett Cleary, DE Kerry Wynn, T Marshall Newhouse.

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