CINCINNATI — The day is finally here for the Kansas City Chiefs to face the Cincinnati Bengals.

Before the top AFC football teams clash in a 2022 AFC Championship rematch, these players have been listed as inactive for both teams.


  • QB Shane Buechele
  • WR Kadarius Toney
  • S Deon Bush
  • DE Joshua Kaindoh
  • G Joe Thuney
  • T Geron Christian
  • DE Malik Herring

Thuney misses his second straight game with an ankle injury. Thuney practiced all week but was downgraded to questionable on Saturday.

Bush will miss this game with an elbow injury.


  • P Kevin Huber
  • HB Joe Mixon
  • OT D’Ante Smith
  • G Jackson Carman
  • DE Jeff Gunter
  • DT Jay Tufele

Mixon misses his second straight game; he is still in concussion protocol. Star receiver Ja’Marr Chase is active and will reportedly play without a snap count limit after missing four games with a hip hairline fracture.