Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa has a small fracture in the center finger of his throwing hand that can forestall him from beginning Sunday’s recreation towards the Texans, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
Jacoby Brissett is anticipated to start out in Tagovailoa’s place.
Per ESPN, Tagovailoa’s harm will not be anticipated to trigger a long-term absence. Nevertheless, the Dolphins play the Ravens on Thursday Evening Soccer in Week 10, so they’re dealing with a good timeline this week.
Tagovailoa missed three video games earlier this season attributable to fractured ribs. He was positioned on injured reserve in mid-September however returned for Miami’s Week 6 win over the Jaguars.
Tagovailoa, the No. 5 choose in the 2020 NFL draft, has performed in simply 5 video games this season. He is thrown for 1,040 yards and tossed seven touchdowns and 5 interceptions.
Brissett has began three video games this season for the Dolphins (1–7), all losses. He has thrown for 883 yards and 4 touchdowns coming into Sunday.
Kickoff for Dolphins—Texans is about for 1 p.m. ET.
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