WHERE: Raymond James Stadium
WHEN: Thursday, 8 p.m. ET
TV: Live, FOX, Joe Buck (play-by-play), Troy Aikman (analysis), and Pam Oliver (sidelines); Tape delay, NFL Network, Friday, 1 p.m. ET
RADIO: WQAM, Jimmy Cefalo (play-by-play), Jim Mandich (commentary) and Joe Rose (commentary); WSUA (Spanish), Roly Martin and Raul Striker Jr.
PRESEASON SERIES RECORD: Miami leads 14-9
LAST PRESEASON MEETING: 2008 at Miami: Bucs 17, Dolphins 6
THE COACHES: Dolphins — Tony Sparano (2nd year); BUCS — Raheem Morris (1st year)
2008 NFL RANKINGS: Dolphins — 12th in total offense, 11th in rushing offense, 10th in passing offense, 15th in total defense, 10th in rushing defense, 25th in passing defense; Bucs — 14th in total offense, 15th in rushing offense, 11th in passing offense, 9th in total defense, 19th in rushing offense, 4th in passing defense