Rookie Thomas to start for Dolphins vs Jets
Sunday, January 1, 2012
MIAMI (AP) -- Miami Dolphins rookie running back Daniel Thomas is slated to start against the New York Jets for Reggie Bush, ruled out earlier in the week because of a right knee injury.
Thomas had been questionable with a knee injury. Reserve cornerback Jimmy Wilson (hamstring) is inactive Sunday.
John Jerry is to start for Pro Bowl left tackle Jake Long, sidelined by a torn right biceps.
Reserve linebacker Garrett McIntyre is active for the Jets. He had been listed as questionable because of a knee injury.