Following Wednesday and Thursday’s team practices, the Miami Dolphins and the Chicago Bears reported a combined 27 injured players in their penultimate NFL Week 7 injury report.
After reporting 22 injured players heading into Week 4, Fins fans will be glad to know that the Miami Dolphins have some help on the way, in the nick of time for Sunday’s showdown against the Green Bay Packers.
Resembling an emergency room lobby rather than an NFL locker room, the Miami Dolphins reported 22 injured players in Thursday’s penultimate (Week 4) injury report. Meanwhile, with nine hobbled players on the mend, the Oakland Raiders will have some serious issues at the linebacker position going up against the Fins’ offensive attack.
A total of 27 injured players make up the Miami Dolphins and the Kansas City Chiefs’ combined Week 3 injury reports. Will Joe Philbin or Andy Reid make better use of their personnel in order to stop their team’s losing skid?
The Miami Dolphins got off to a 1-0 start, in spite of the fact that head coach Joe Philbin reported 12 injured players prior to the season opener against the Patriots. With 14 names penciled in Week 2’s penultimate IR, can Miami spoil the Buffalo Bills home opener Sunday afternoon in Orchard Park, N.Y.?
Based on the mid-week NFL injury reports, when the Miami Dolphins and the New England Patriots take the field Sunday afternoon at Sun Life Stadium, there will be no shortage of aching bodies.
Just like in the regular season Percy Harvin’s return to the field in the postseason was short lived as Harvin will not be playing against San Francisco this weekend.
The Carolina Panthers were thrilled to get the first-round bye in the NFL playoffs because it meant one less game between them and the Super Bowl. They were also very grateful for it because it allowed a number of players to fully heal up.
The New Orleans Saints have lost a few players to injured reserve over the course of the season, but right now, they’re looking extremely healthy for those still on the active roster. With all 53 players at practice and some new methods implemented by coach Sean Payton, the Saints are as ready as they’ll ever be.
Andrew Luck showed last week that he takes advantage of just about every single offensive weapon that he has at his disposal, and gets the most out of his players. If one of those key components is missing, the whole machine could come to a screeching halt.