Final Dolphins-Patriots Injury Report, 12/28

Posted Dec 28, 2012

Get your final injury update for the Miami Dolphins and New England Patriots.

Wide receiver Davone Bess (back) and defensive tackle Randy Starks (non-football) did not practice or the Dolphins for the third day in a row and Bess is officially out for Sunday’s game. Cornerback Nolan Carroll (knee) and center/guard Josh Samuda (shoulder) were limited and are being listed as questionable along with Starks. Linebacker Koa Misi (ankle), cornerback Sean Smith (knee) safety Reshad Jones (hip) and safety Chris Clemons (ankle) also were limited but were upgraded to probable for the game.

For the Patriots, cornerback Maurquice Cole (finger) did not practice again and is doubtful. The other 20 players that were limited yesterday stayed the same for New England and are listed as questionable, most notably wide receivers Wes Welker (ankle) and Brandon Lloyd (knee), tight ends Rob Gronkowski (forearm/hip) and Aaron Hernandez (ankle), safety Patrick Chung (shoulder), rookie defensive end Chandler Jones (ankle), guard Logan Mankins (ankle/calf), offensive tackle Sebastian Vollmer (back/knee), linebackers Brandon Spikes (ankle) and Jerod Mayo (elbow) and cornerback Aquib Talib (hip).

Miami Dolphins

WR Davone Bess (back) did not practice


DT Randy Starks (non-football) did not practice
CB Nolan Carroll (knee) was limited
C/G Josh Samuda (shoulder) limited

WR Armon Binns (groin) practiced in full
LB Karlos Dansby (biceps) practiced in full
WR Brian Hartline (back) practiced in full
S Reshad Jones (hip) was limited
S Chris Clemons (ankle) was limited
LB Koa Misi (ankle) was limited
CB Sean Smith (knee) was limited

New England Patriots


CB Marquice Cole (finger) did not practice

S Patrick Chung (shoulder) was limited
G Dan Connolly (back) was limited
CB Alfonzo Dennard (hamstring/knee) was limited
DB Nate Ebner (hamstring) was limited
TE Rob Gronkowski (forearm/hip) was limited
TE Aaron Hernandez (ankle) was limited
LB Dont’a Hightower (hamstring/shoulder) was limited
DE Chandler Jones (ankle) was limited
WR Brandon Lloyd (knee) was limited
DT Kyle Love (knee) was limited
G Logan Mankins (ankle/calf) was limited
LB Jerod Mayo (elbow) was limited
OL Nick McDonald (shoulder) was limited
LB Mike Rivera (ankle) was limited
OT Nate Solder (abdomen) was limited
LB Brandon Spikes (knee/ankle) was limited
CB Aquib Talib (hip) was limited
OT Sebastian Vollmer (back/knee) was limited
WR Wes Welker (ankle) was limited
LB Tracy White (elbow) was limited


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