Dolphins cornerback Dimitri Patterson (groin) and outside linebacker Koa Misi (knee) are among the Dolphins’ inactives for Monday night.
Patterson, 30, has picked four passes in four games for Miami this season. The 26-year-old Misi has played in all eight previous games for Miami, recording 32 tackles.
According to the Dolphins’ website, Nolan Carroll will start for Patterson, with Jason Trusnik getting the call in place of Misi.
The Dolphins’ other inactives are offensive tackle Jonathan Martin, offensive lineman Dallas Thomas, offensive guard David Arkin, quarterback Pat Devlin and running back Mike Gillislee.
For the Buccaneers, offensive guard Carl Nicks, defensive back Deveron Carr, cornerback Danny Gorrer, wide receiver Chris Owusu, safety Bradley McDougald, defensive end Steven Means and offensive guard Patrick Omameh are inactive.
Nicks, the Buccaneers’ standout left guard, has been limited to two games this season because of a foot injury.