Game at a glance

The Dolphins will be trying to get first road victory Sunday when they face the Bucs in Tampa. It's a game that will generate a lot of interest because of the return of Ricky Williams and the potential showdown between Auburn rookie running backs Ronnie Brown and Carnell Williams. Here's a quick look at the matchup.

WHO: Miami Dolphins (2-2) vs. Tampa Bay Bucs (4-1)

WHEN: Sunday, 1 p.m. ET

WHERE: Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, Fla.

TV: CBS

ANNOUNCERS: Kevin Harlan, play-by-play; Randy Cross, analysis

LINE: Tampa Bay by 4 1/2

NFL RANKINGS: Dolphins -- 17th in total offense, 13th in rushing offense, 21th in passing offense, 4th in total defense, 2nd in rushing defense, 13th in passing defense; Bucs -- 19th in total offense, 8th in rushing offense, 24th in passing offense, 1st in total defense, 1st in rushing defense, 3rd in passing defense.

COACHES: Dolphins, Nick Saban (1st season with team); Bucs, Jon Gruden (4th season)

SERIES RECORD: Dolphins lead 4-3

LAST MEETING: 2000 at Miami; Bucs 16, Dolphins 13

DOLPHINS INJURIES: CB Eddie Jackson (hamstring) and LB Junior Seau (calf) are questionable.

BUCS INJURIES: S Jermaine Phillips (thumb) and RB Carnell Williams (foot/hamstring) are questionable; CB Juran Bolden (illness) and S Dexter Jackson (hamstring) are probable.

GAME NOTES: Randy McMichael could become the first player in Dolphins history with a touchdown in the first five games of a season. ... Stockar McDougle is expected to once again start at right tackle for the Dolphins. ... Rookie CB Travis Daniels could wind up covering at times former LSU teammate Michael Clayton, who was Tampa Bay's first-round pick in 2004.


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