The 49ers Pro Bowl tight end was among seven inactive players announced 90 minutes prior to the team's kickoff against the visiting Indianapolis Colts on Sunday afternoon.
Davis younger brother, Vontae, plays cornerback for the Colts. Vernon Davis (hamstring) will miss his first game since Oct. 7, 2007.
Also not suiting up for the home team: quarterback
The Colts have seated safety LaRon Landry, running back Kerwynn Williams, inside linebacker Pat Angerer, center Samson Satele, wide receivers David Reed and Da'Rick Rogers as well as defensive tackle Montori Hughes.
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