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Miami Dolphins at a glance

Miami Dolphins

Coach: Joe Philbin

Key Stats

3 Consecutive games with a receiving touchdown for tight end Charles Clay. The last Miami tight end to catch a touchdown in at least three games in a row was Randy McMichael, who had TD receptions in four consecutive games in 2005.

5 Pounds center Mike Pouncey said he lost while hospitalized for what began as food poisoning. NFL.com reported Pouncey, who is listed as doubtful for Sunday’s game, was dealing with a gallbladder issue.

49.5 Career sacks for defensive end Cameron Wake, the most by an undrafted player in Dolphins’ history. Wake has 6.5 sacks this year, including the game-ending safety in an overtime win vs. Cincinnati.

307.8 Average yards for the Dolphins, who rank ahead of only Jacksonville in total offense.

Starting Lineup

Offense

WR82 Brian Hartline
LT78 Bryant McKinnie
LG65 Sam Brenner
C75 Nate Garner
RG74 John Jerry
RT77 Tyson Clabo
TE42 Charles Clay
WR11 Mike Wallace
QB17 Ryan Tannehill
WR18 Rishard Matthews
RB26 Lamar Miller

Defense

LDE91 Cameron Wake
DT94 Randy Starks
DT96 Paul Soliai
RDE50 Olivier Vernon
LB52 Philip Wheeler
LB59 Dannell Ellerbe
LB55 Koa Misi
CB21 Brent Grimes
CB29 Will Davis
S30 Chris Clemons
S20 Reshad Jones

Special Teams

P2 Brandon Fields
K9 Caleb Sturgis
H2 Brandon Fields
KR34 Marcus Thigpen
PR34 Marcus Thigpen
LS92 John Denney

Injuries

OUT: T Jonathan Martin (illness). DOUBTFUL: CB Dimitri Patterson (groin), C Mike Pouncey (illness). PROBABLE: S Chris Clemons (knee, shoulder), LB Dannell Ellerbe (knee), S Reshad Jones (groin), WR Rishard Matthews (back), LB Koa Misi (knee), DE Derrick Shelby (ankle), RB Daniel Thomas (ribs), WR Mike Wallace (hamstring), S Jimmy Wilson (abdomen).

Schedule/Results

OpponentTimeTV
September
8At ClevelandW 23-10
15At IndianapolisW 24-20
22AtlantaW 27-23
30At New OrleansL 38-17
October
6BaltimoreL 26-23
13Bye
20BuffaloL 23-21
27At New EnglandL 27-17
31CincinnatiW 22-20
November
11At Tampa BayL 22-19
17San DiegoW 20-16
24Carolina1FOX
December
1At N.Y. Jets1*CBS
8At Pittsburgh1*CBS
15New England1*CBS
22At Buffalo1*CBS
29N.Y. Jets1*CBS

NOTE: * Time subject to change.

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