Published November 20, 2014
Long, who has started every game in his first two NFL seasons, hurt his knee in the Dolphins' final exhibition game at Dallas.
Miami linebacker Channing Crowder, who hasn't practiced in almost a month, headed the Dolphins' inactive list. He was replaced by Tim Dobbins, who was acquired in a trade with San Diego in April. The Dolphins also announced that backup linebacker Ikaika Alama-Francis won't play after he became ill before the game.