NEW YORK (AP) -Several prominent NFL players won't be around for Week 2 of the NFL season. Some, such as Tom Brady and Shawne Merriman, are finished for the season because of injuries.
A look at some of those missing in action:
- Tom Brady, QB, New England, knee, out for season.
- Shawne Merriman, LB, San Diego, knee, out for season.
- Vince Young, QB, Tennessee, knee, status undetermined.
- Jeff Garcia, QB, Tampa Bay, ankle, week to week.
- Marques Colston, WR, New Orleans, thumb, four to six weeks.
- Derrick Brooks, LB, Tampa Bay, hamstring, week to week.
- Jeff Saturday, C, Indianapolis, knee, week to week.
- Osi Umenyiora, DE, New York Giants, knee, out for season.
- Brodie Croyle, QB, Kansas City, shoulder, status undetermined.
- Maurice Williams, G, Jacksonville, biceps, out for season.
- Vince Manuwai, G, Jacksonville, knee, out for season.
- Hollis Thomas, DT, New Orleans, triceps, out for season.
- Nate Burleson, WR, Seattle, knee, out for season.
- Kevin Curtis, WR, Philadelphia, sports hernia, out six weeks.
- Sean Jones, S, Cleveland, knee, out four weeks.
, PK, New York Jets, thigh, week to week.
- Lawrence Tynes, PK, New York Giants, knee, status undetermined.
- Drew Bennett, WR, St. Louis, foot, four weeks.

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