It's hardly a surprise, considering he didn't practice this week, but Patriots running back Fred Taylor was officially ruled out of Monday night's game in Miami Saturday afternoon.
Also out for New England: tackle Nick Kaczur and CB Terrence Wheatley.
Meanwhile, the Dolphins will be without DE Jared Odrick, and LB Channing Crowder is doubtful.
G John Jerry (illness - did not practice)
DE Jared Odrick (ankle - did not practice)
LB Channing Crowder (groin - limited participation)
CB Nolan Carroll (hand - full participation)
T Jake Long (knee - full participation)