Cameron Wake active for Bills vs. Dolphins

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The Miami Dolphins will have their top pass rusher, but will be without another valuable defender on Sunday.

The Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins face off in an AFC East matchup that will determine if the 3-2 Dolphins can gain ground against the 5-1 New England Patriots. Miami's day will be a little easier with top pass rusher Cameron Wake, who's active today.

Wake has 2.5 sacks on the season after missing one game this season due to injury. He leads to Dolphins in sacks along with Olivier Vernon, making his presences today vital against the Bills. It will be interesting to see how Miami deals with running back C.J. Spiller, who's active. The Dolphins have the defense to keep him contained, but this job will be considerably more difficult without middle linebacker Dannell Ellerbe, who is out of today's game.

Buffalo's passing game rests on the shoulders of Thad Lewis, making his second start for the Bills. There isn't a safety net if Lewis falters in his return to South Florida, as newly-signed quarterback Matt Flynn is inactive this week. This is presumably a byproduct of being signed on Wednesday and still learning the Bills' offense.

Buffalo Bills
Ron Brooks CB Active
Brandon Burton DB Inactive
Matt Flynn QB Inactive
Steve Johnson WR Active
Manny Lawson OLB Active
Thad Lewis QB Active
EJ Manuel QB Inactive
Antoine McClain G Inactive
Ty Powell LB Inactive
Justin Rogers CB Inactive
Brandon Smith DB Inactive
C.J. Spiller RB Active
Mario Williams DE Active
Kyle Williams DT Active
Miami Dolphins
Chris Clemons SS Active
Will Davis CB Inactive
Dannell Ellerbe MLB Inactive
Brandon Fields P Active
Nate Garner G Active
Brandon Gibson WR Active
Mike Gillislee RB Inactive
Dion Jordan DE Active
Josh Kaddu LB Inactive
Koa Misi OLB Active
Dimitri Patterson CB Active
Mike Pouncey C Active
Dallas Thomas OT Inactive
Jason Trusnik OLB Active
Cameron Wake DE Active
Danny Watkins OG Inactive
Will Yeatman T Active

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