49ers-Jaguars matchup No. 1: NaVorro Bowman vs. Maurice Jones-Drew
LaMichael James has been inactive for 19 of the 24 regular season games he's been with the 49ers. (USATSI)
Programming note: Tune in to 49ers Postgame Live on CSN Bay Area immediately after the 49ers-Jaguars game in London
LONDON – Wide receiver Jon Baldwin is not active for Sunday’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars after experiencing an undisclosed illness for most of the past two weeks.
Baldwin did not practice on Wednesday after the 49ers arrived in London, but he did take part in limited work on Thursday and Friday. Anquan Boldin and Kyle Williams are listed as the 49ers' starting wide receivers, while Marlon Moore and Kassim Osgood are the backups.
Running back LaMichael James and veteran cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha were also among the 49ers’ seven inactive players. James has been inactive for the past three games after suiting up for two games. He has been inactive for 18 of his 24 regular-season games with the 49ers.
Asomugha has not suited up since the third game of third game of the season. Originally, Asomugha exited the lineup due to a knee injury. But after missing one game with the injury, Asomugha was replaced by Tramaine Brock as the team’s No. 3 cornerback.
With veteran Eric Wright expected to be on the 49ers’ 53-man roster for their next game, Nov. 10 against the Carolina Panthers, Asomugha is in jeopardy of losing his roster spot.
QB McLeod Bethel-Thompson
RB LaMichael James
CB Nnamdi Asomugha
WR Quinton Patton
WR Jon Baldwin
LB Jermaine Cunningham
G Joe Looney
QB Ricky Stanzi
WR Stephen Burton
CB Jamell Fleming
G Jacques McClendon
T DeMarcus Love
WR Stephen Williams
DT Abry Jones