The Dolphins enter Week 17 against the Jets relatively healthy, with only three players listed as questionable and nine players listed as probable. Linebacker Jelani Jenkins (foot), defensive end Derrick Shelby (ankle) and tackle Dallas Thomas (foot) were labeled as questionable. Tight end Charles Clay (hamstring, knee), cornerback Cortland Finnegan (ankle, knee), linebacker Jonathan Freeny (hamstring), safety Don Jones (shoulder), linebacker Koa Misi (hamstring, knee), defensive tackle Earl Mitchell (back), defensive tackle Jared Odrick (ankle), running back Daniel Thomas (knee) and wide receiver Mike Wallace (back) were all deemed probable.
The Dolphins have listed five players as questionable for Week 10's matchup with the Lions on the team's final injury report, including running back Lamar Miller (shoulder), defensive tackle Earl Mitchell (abdomen), cornerback Jimmy Wilson (hamstring) and linebackers Koa Misi (ankle) and Kelvin Sheppard (hip, groin). Tight end Dion Sims (toe) has been ruled out after missing practice all week, while guard Daryn Colledge (back) is doubtful, making it likely he'll miss his second straight game. The remainder of the team's injured players are probable to play, including tight end Charles Clay (knee), offensive lineman Mike Pouncey (hip), defensive tackle Anthony Johnson (back) and linebackers Chris McCain (foot) and Jordan Tripp (ankle).
Tight end Dion Sims is the lone Dolphins player ruled out for the Sunday game in Detroit. And guard Daryn Colledge (back) is the only doubtful. The questionables are running back Lamar Miller (shoulder), linebackers Kelvin Sheppard (groin) and Koa Misi (ankle), defensive tackle Earl Mitchell (abdomen) and safety Jimmy Wilson (hamstring). Tight end Charles Clay (knee), defensive tackle Anthony Johnson (back), linebackers Jordan Tripp (ankle), Chris McCain (foot) and guard Mike Pouncey (hip).
Former Texans nose tackle Earl Mitchell signed a four-year, $19 million contract with the Dolphins, including $8 million guaranteed, reports the National Football Post.
The Dolphins are expected to sign free agent defensive tackle Earl Mitchell, reports ESPN. The deal is worth four years, $16 million and includes $9 million guaranteed. Mitchell spent the first four years of his career with the Texans and had 48 tackles in 2013 with 1.5 sacks.