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ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) — Rookie linebacker Anthony Hitchens is active for the Dallas Cowboys as they host the Detroit Lions in an NFC Wild Card game on Sunday.

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Hitchens was listed as questionable after injuring his ankle last Sunday against the Redskins. He did not practice at all this week.

Cowboys Inactives: Vaughan, Hamilton, K. Smith, Anderson, Free, Hawkins, Boatright.

Lions inactives: Moore, Thomas, Warford, Fairley, Webster, Broyles, Reid.

Defensive tackle Josh Brent, whose only appearance this season was Dec. 4 in Chicago, is also active.

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Jermey Parnell will start his third straight game for right tackle Doug Free, who was listed as doubtful with an ankle injury.

DT Tyrone Crawford didn’t practice Friday with an illness but is active.

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