Dol­phins (5-6) vs. Bills (4-7)

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Sunday) - - Gameday -

Kick­off: Sun­day, 1 p.m.; Hard Rock Sta­dium, Mi­ami Gar­dens

TV: CBS (Ch: 4 in Mi­ami-Dade/Broward; Ch: 12 in Palm Beach); Ra­dio: 560-AM, 99.9-FM,

1140-AM (Span­ish)

Coaches: Mi­ami’s Adam Gase (21-22 in three years with Dol­phins); Buf­falo’s Sean McDermott

(13-14 in two years with Bills)

Se­ries: The Dol­phins lead the all-time se­ries

59-44-1.

Bet­ting Line: Dol­phins -3.5

Key in­juries: Dol­phins — Doubt­ful: WR Danny Amen­dola (knee), OL Travis Swan­son (an­kle); Ques­tion­able: WR De­Vante Parker (shoul­der), TE A.J. Derby (an­kle/foot). Bills — Out: QB Derek Anderson (con­cus­sion), OG John Miller (oblique); Ques­tion­able: TE Charles Clay (ham­string)

Note­wor­thy: Sun­day’s game will be the first matchup of the season be­tween the Dol­phins and Bills. The Dol­phins won both AFC East games against the Bills in 2016, while Buf­falo swept Mi­ami in 2015 and 2017. Both teams have played in one-score games (less than eight points) in each of the past four matchups. … The Dol­phins en­ter the game in hopes of end­ing a two-game skid. Over­all, Mi­ami has lost six of its past eight games, in­clud­ing four of the past five. … The Bills en­ter the game on a two-game win streak. … Both start­ing quar­ter­backs made their re­turns last week af­ter deal­ing with in­juries. Mi­ami’s Ryan Tan­nehill re­turned af­ter five games to nurse a cap­sule in­jury in his right shoul­der, while Buf­falo rookie Josh Allen missed four games due to an el­bow in­jury. … Sun­day’s game marks the re­turn of em­bat­tled de­fen­sive tackle Jor­dan Phillips, who was re­leased by Mi­ami in Oc­to­ber and claimed one day later by Buf­falo. … Dol­phins tight end Nick O’Leary will also face his for­mer team two months af­ter the Bills waived him. … Both teams will wear throw­back uni­forms dur­ing the game, while se­lect play­ers will wear com­mem­o­ra­tive cleats to be auc­tioned for their re­spec­tive char­i­ties in the My Cause, My Cleats ini­tia­tive.

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