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It's Sermon time with Mitchell inactive for 49ers vs. Packers

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Elijah Mitchell

It's Trey Sermon time.

The 49ers' third-round pick is expected to lead San Francisco's rushing attack against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night, as fellow rookie running back Elijah Mitchell is inactive due to injury.

Also inactive for the 49ers are rookie offensive lineman Aaron Brooks and cornerbacks Dre Kirkpatrick and Ambry Thomas.

Veterans Emmanuel Moseley and Josh Norman are expected to serve as the 49ers' starting cornerbacks, looking to slow down reigning NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers

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Below is the Packers' list of inactives:

  • CB Kevin King
  • OL Elgton Jenkins
  • S Vernon Scott
  • LB La'Darius Hamilton

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