MIAMI, FL – The Miami Dolphins and Los Angeles Rams will battle in Week 8 of the NFL on Sunday and the home side will be handing a first start to a man they think will be a future club star. FOX Network will have the live television coverage and FoxsportsGo.com will streaming the action.
Rookie quarterback Tua Tagovailoa will make his full NFL debut today for the Miami Dolphins and the former Alabama star player is looking forward to showing what he can do when he makes his first league start. LISTEN ON RADIO.COM
When he steps on the turf today, Tagovailoa will become the 22nd different starting QB for the Dolphins since 2000, according to ESPN Stats & Information. Only the Cleveland Browns (29) and the Chicago Bears (24) have had more different starting QBs over that span.
Meanwhile, the following are the inactive players for today’s game between the Dolphins and the Rams at Hard Rock Stadium, here in Miami Gardens.
Miami welcome Malcolm Perry, who is active for the first time this season, while Adam Shaheen, who was questionable with shoulder in midweek, is also active for the home side.
For the Los Angeles Rams, tight end Tyler Higbee has recovered from a hand injury and is active.
Miami Dolphins inactive Players: Jordan Howard, Lynn Bowden, Jamal Perry, Jason Strowbridge, Chandler Cox, Salvon Ahmed.
Los Angeles Rams inactive Players: RB Raymond Calais, OL Brian Allen, WR Trishton Jackson, TE Brycen Hopkins, DL A’Shawn Robinson