Chiefs WR Dwayne Bowe active against Steelers

Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe (illness) is active for Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Bowe entered the weekend officially listed as questionable after missing the entire week of practice.

While the Chiefs will have Bowe, wide receiver Donnie Avery is a healthy inactive for a second straight week.

Avery recently returned from a sports hernia procedure and wasn’t listed on the injury report heading into the weekend.

Rookie wide receiver Albert Wilson will start for a third straight game. Wilson has seven catches for 122 yards on 13 targets since his insertion in the starting lineup in Week 14.

The remaining inactives are quarterback Aaron Murray, cornerback Marcus Cooper, center Eric Kush, offensive lineman Laurent Duvernay-Tardif, running back Charcandrick West and defensive lineman Nick Williams.

Notable Steelers inactives are cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm, shoulder) and safety Troy Polamalu (knee)